Wednesday, October 22, 2014 3000 East Gap Creek Road * Greer, South Carolina 29651 * (864)355-5700 FAX (864)355-5725 * Guidance Department 355-5704 * Athletic Director 355-2584

Announcements

Volleyball Playoffs
Our Volleyball Team will host Broome High School at Greer High in Round 1 of the SCHSL Playoffs on Thursday, Oct. 23 at 6:00PM.  Bracket

Bonds Career Center Fall Festival
The Bonds Career Center will be holding a fall festival November 8 from 7-10pm. It is open for ages 15-20 and activities include a bonfire, hayride, facepainting, corn hole tournament, carnival games, and other fun things. See flyer for more information. There will be raffles with cash and other prizes. Admission is $3.

Senior Supplies Order Day
Senior Graduation Supply Order Makeup Day is Friday, October 24th from 8-8:45 am in the commons. Any junior or senior who has not ordered their class ring may do so at this time. Extra ring packets are available in the office.

SAT/ACT Workshops
Take advantage of these opportunities to raise your SAT or ACT scores. Workshops available sponsored by Urban League two Saturdays per month and by Greenville Region of Personal Pathyways to Success, October 25, 2014. The Greenville Region of Personal Pathways to Success is hosting a free SAT/ACT workshop on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the University Center in Greenville from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The workshop is open to 8th-12th grade students. Lunch will be provided. The instructor for the course, Derrick Smith of SC Test Prep has successfully prepared thousands of students for the SAT and ACT.  To register contact Elayne Gray at 864-467-3620 or by email at egray@greenvillecounty.org.
Please complete the attached fillable registration sheet to preregister and email it back to Elayne. You may also bring the form with you to the workshop. 
 Click on links for specific information; visit guidance page for all current offerings and senior newsletters. 

SAT Prep Workshop
Due to the successful turnout of our last SAT Prep session, another workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, November 19 from 9-3:45.  The fee for the workshop is $25. Many students have shared that the program was spot on and engaging.  Mrs. Rimmer in the Guidance Office will be taking money.  There is a limit to the first seventy students who sign up.

College Application Day
Greer High School’s College Application Day will be held on Wednesday, October 29th. Representatives from several colleges, the military, and the SC Commission on Higher Education will be here on College Application Day to help seniors work on an application in the media center and labs. Reps will also set up tables in the commons area that day during lunch for all students. Students who participate will have 2 college transcripts sent to the colleges of their choice for free, and they will also receive goodie bags at the event. Seniors who are interested in attending should sign up in the guidance office by Wednesday, October 15th to reserve their spot.  See flyer