Upcoming Events


Job Fair Sept. 24th- Hiring Bus drivers, bus aides, custodians and food service employees

The Human Resource Operations Department will host a Job Fair on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at Gateway Elementary School, 200 Hawkins Road, Travelers Rest, SC from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.  We are looking to hire bus drivers, bus aides, custodians and food service operators for the 2019-20 school year.  Hiring managers will be on hand to speak with and answer questions from interested applicants.  Applicants interested in other hourly positions (custodial and food service operators) are welcome to attend. Contact: Vickie Sims, 355-7794.

Daily Announcements

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Weekly Messenger from Dr. Davenport

Missed the Tuesday Messenger from Dr. Davenport?  Review or download this week's message  Weekly Messenger for the Week of September 9-13, 2019

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Starting Dates for Winter and Spring Sports

Winter Sports begin Monday November 4th- There will be announcements about meetings and tryouts as it gets closer.

Spring Sports begin on February 10th (2020)- There will be announcements about meetings and tryouts as it gets closer.

PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test) October 16th

Attention 8th Grade Students and Parents:

The PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test) will be administered free to 8th grade students who qualify on Wednesday, October 16th at Bryson Middle School.  Mrs. Brister will be meeting with students who qualify and are interested by September 13th.  Students who qualify have scored Exemplary in English Language Arts and Mathematics on the SC Ready test in 7th grade.  If your child doesn’t qualify and you would like for them to take the PSAT, please contact Mrs. Brister in guidance by phone or email no later than 3:00pm on Thursday, September 12th.  The fee to take the test if a student doesn’t qualify is $17.  Thank you. 

Back to School Reminders for 2019-2020 School Year (Available in English and Spanish)


We are off to a great start to the 2019-2020 school year. We wanted to share some reminders with you about school, as this is a hectic time of year. Please download a copy in English or in Spanish.  If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to your child's teachers or call the school at (864)355-2100.

We are looking forward to a GREAT school year!

Parent Backpack--NEW!!

What is Parent Backpack?

Parent Backpack is an online application that replaces the PowerSchool Parent Portal.  With Parent Backpack, you are able to view your child's grades, school attendance, and any discipline incidents when you are logged into the system. Best of all, Parent Backpack works on any device and is mobile friendly.

To access Parent Backpack, go to https://parents.gcsbackpack.com and create an account. Please access directions by clicking on Creating a Parent Backpack Account - English Directions or Direcciones en Español

To view a video on how to create your Parent Backpack, click on the blue Backpack icon. 


Register Now-- Bryson Middle School Extended Day Program

Registration is now open for the Bryson Middle School Extended Day Program for the 2019-2020 School Year. 

The program meets from 3:30-6pm each day that school is in session.
Weekly, Half-Week and Daily rates are available. 
Program includes light snack, homework time, physical activity and STEAM/Project Based Learning enrichment activities. 

For more information or to access registration forms, download  Bryson Middle School Extended Day Program (EDP) Flyer or  2019-2020 EDP registration form.  


Supply List for 2019-2020 School Year

    Download a copy of the Bryson Middle School Supply List for the 2019-2020 School Year.  

Greenville County Schools Releases the 2019-20 Calendar

Greenville County Schools has released its 2019-20 calendar. Students will start the new school year on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. You can view the entire 2019-2020 School Year Calendar by following this link: Greenville County Schools Calendars.   These dates are also on out Bryson MS Calendar on the front page of our website.