In 2010, Eastside students achieved the school's highest score on the ACT of 22.8. This score is above the national average of 21.0.
Eastside is Absolutely Excellent
Eastside Scores Absolute Rating of Excellent & Growth Rating of Excellent
The number one wrestling program in our district, the Upstate, State, and yes some say, the Southeast, is hosting the wrestling event of the year. It will be at Eastside on December 6th and 7th. Clear your calendar for two days of take downs and mayhem. Yes folks, we are talking about the SOUTHERN SLAM WRESTLING TOURNMENT. Can December get any better? Both Christmas and the SOUTHERN SLAM in the same month. Sentient beings the world over are marking their calendar for this event. Be there.
YIG Group Picture and Awards
Congratulations to the following Eastside students who were part of the Youth In Government group that went to Columbia for the Youth In Government convention under the outstanding leadership of Eastside teacher Drew Chappell. They represented Eastside well and made us proud. Way to go Eagles.
Kaylin Tyler and Isabelle Headrick: Best Bill - Premier Senate
Will Logan: Outstanding Statesman- House
Jonathan Michala: Drew Everson Leadership Award AND Elected Lieutenant Governor
Eastside High School: Premier Delegation Award
Click here for the Eastside group picture of YIG!
Toys For Tots Night
Eastside Eagles Sunglasses Sale!!
Need a great stocking stuffer this Christmas? Two styles to choose from will be on sale in the cafeteria during lunches on December 16, 17 and 18. Choices are 80's style or sport. Sunglasses show our school spirit and are a great price at only $10!! Stop by our table at lunch and check them out. All proceeds go to support the EHS Band. GO EAGLES!!
Eastside's Drama 2 Sale
Eastside's Drama 2 students are currently selling the 2014 edition of the Attractions Dining and Entertainment Coupon Book. This coupon book is full of terrific restaurant and product discounts. One or two coupons out of the hundreds included in this edition (especially the VIP Restaurant Discount certificates) pay for the cost of the book, which is only $20.00. See Susan Barber if you are interested. All proceeds will be used to purchase lumber, paint, and other materials for the Drama Department productions.
Applying to Furman University?
Are you applying to Furman University? Furman is offering the Max Heller Scholarship to one admitted senior from each public high school in the state. The Max Heller Schlarship epitomizes the values and hard work of the late Max Heller, the former mayor of Greenville and Furman trustee, who was well known for his devotion to the Greenville community and perserverance towards personal success. Applicants must submit a resume and a short essay explaining their leadership capabilities, personal goals, work ethic, and achievements in school/church/community. Essays and resumes must be turned into the Guidance Department by Monday, December 16. Final recipients will be chosen by Furman staff and will receive a $20,000, four-year scholarship.
School Assignment Choice Changes
A computer-generated lottery of students’ names will replace the first-come, first-served process that required parents to stand in line for Change in Assignment Choice. The change, effective for 2014-15 student choice assignments, will include a Change in Assignment Choice Lottery Window from Monday, December 9 through Friday, December 20 when parents can submit a choice form for up to three schools at their number one choice school. Since order of receipt of form does not impact assignment, parents will not be allowed to line up at schools. For the complete story, click here....................