Tuesday, January 24, 2017
608 Fairview St. ♦ Fountain Inn, SC 29644 ♦ (864) 355-5100 ♦ Fax: (864) 355-5164
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Upcoming Events

News & Notes

3rd Quarter Reading Challenge
Third Quarter reading challenge is here!  Your goal is to read as many books possible during the third quarter!  Reading logs should be turned in to Mrs. Hood or Mrs. Danley by Friday, March 24th.  Click here if you need to print a copy of the reading log.  Happy reading!


Bryson Middle Hosts Curriculum Night

Bryson Middle School is hosting a Curriculum Night for all Rising 6th Graders on Monday, January 30, 2017, 6:00pm - 7:30pm. Curriculum Night provides an excellent opportunity for fifth grade parents and students to experience middle school and ask questions. An informational session will be held in the auditorium followed by classroom visits. So, mark your calendars.


2017 Artist In Residence
It is with great pride that we would like to announce that our art teacher, Mrs. Jennifer Bishop, has bee selected as the 2017 Artist in Residence with the South Carolina State Park Service! We are so proud of her and can't wait to see her work on show!


Jr. Beta Club Convention
Fountain Inn Students took part in the Jr. Beta Club State Convention in Myrtle Beach and did us all proud!
Landon Ezell - 3rd place Black and White Photography
Sophie King - 3rd place Water Color
Hope Ridley - 2nd Place Crochet
Ava Kinninger - 2nd Place Special Talent
Songfest - 2nd Place
Jacob Bennon - 1st Place Speech
Tower Power - 1st Place
Scrapbook - 1st Place
Banner - 1st Place 

Our team will be representing our school at the National Competition in Orlando, Florida, this summer. We are so proud of them!!!


2017/18 Kindergarten and First Grade Registration
Kindergarten and First Grade Registration for the 2017/18 school year will be held Monday-Thursday, January 9-17, 2017!  To register, parents must present the following information: student's birth certificate and immunization and 2 proofs of residency (bills you receive at your current address). Kindergarten students must be 5-yeasr-old on or before September 1, 2017, to register. First Grade students must be 6-years-old on or before September 1. For more information please call 355-3100.


Rosetta Stone
       ¿Ha estado esperando aprender Inglés pero no tiene tiempo para ir a una clase? La Oficina del Programa de ESOL de los Colegios del Condado de Greenville compró recientemente un programa a través de Rosetta Stone para nuestros padres. 

Si usted desea registrarse para una cuenta, por favor email Katrina Kimbril, maestra de ESOL a krkimbril@greenville.k12.sc.us.  El código de acceso y las direcciones como entrar en el programa para tener su cuenta serán enviados a usted y usted estará en camino a aprender Inglés.


Volunteer Information

School Visitor and Volunteer Guidelines

Greenville County Schools (GCS), in an effort to ensure the safety of all of our students, is implementing additional security checks for school volunteers.   Effective immediately, all volunteers must submit an application to the school and receive clearance from the district before interacting with children in the school or chaperoning any school field trip.  Volunteers are now identified by two different categories:  Level I or Level II.  Please click here for additional information and forms.  


Parent Friendly Standards
CLICK HERE to access the Parent Friendly version of our standards.


PTA NEEDS YOUR HELP!!!!
PTA are in need of a Membership Chairperson and a Volunteer Coordinator. Please contact Lisa Hartnett (PTA President) if you would be able offer your services or know of someone we could approach to take these roles. Without your help we cannot support the students as we would wish to. Lisa can be reached on lisahartnett78@me.com or you can leave a message for her in the office. Thank you!


OverDrive--GCSD e-Book Collection
OverDrive is a free service offered by GCSD schools that lets you borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more from their digital collections.  All you need to get started with free titles from OverDrive is an Internet connection and your child's student ID number.  Click here for step by step instructions!  Enjoy those eBooks!  


Rosetta Stone
There is a new program available to parents who would like to learn English and become more involved in their child's academic success. The program is free to parents and is on a first come first serve basis. Rosetta Stone Community Solution for K-12 is a program available to the parents of our English Language Learners. This program will providfe the parents of our English Language Learners with an opportunity to learn and develop their English Language skills. It will also enable parents to increase their engagement in their child's school and contribute to improving their child's educational achievement. The online lessons for Rosetta Stone Community Solution for K-12 allow parents to use this program at home, work, on their phone, or anywhere they have access to the internet.

If you would like to have access to this program, please contact your child's ESOL teacher. The ESOL teacher will be able to provide you with a code to access the program and share general log-in instructions. The link to access the program is here: https://www.greenville.k12.sc.us/PArents/page.asp?titleid=rosetta


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