Friday, July 29, 2016 3000 East Gap Creek Rd ⋄ Greer, SC 29651 ⋄ (864)355-5700 FAX (864)355-5725
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Senior pictures will be taken Wednesday, August 3, Thursday, Aug 4, and Monday, August 8. Football pictures will be made Friday, August 5th.

 

Alive @ 25
Register for Alive @25 online or call the SC National Safety Council - 803-732-6778. The fee for Alive at 25 is $35 ($3 fee is added for credit card transactions).

Volleyball Tryouts
All rising 8th-12th grade girls interested in trying out for volleyball at Greer High School should attend tryouts on August 1st and 2nd (Monday and Tuesday), 2016 from 3 to 6 pm at Greer High gym.  All participants must have a physical. Click for physical form. The physical must be dated April 1st or after to be used for 2016-17 school year athletics. There are no alternative tryout dates. If you questions, please contact Coach Traci Farrington by emailing tfarrington@greenville.k12.sc.us.

Student Orientation
Greer High School’s New Student Orientation for upperclassman (10th – 12th grades) will take place on Thursday, August 11th from 5:30 – 6:30 pm.  New students will have the opportunity to view exhibits with exciting information about Greer High School programs. Students will also receive their schedule, welcome information documents about Greer High School for students and parents, locker information, bus and student driving information, and tours of the building.  Please come in the front of the school to receive directions and assistance. Greer High School’s Freshman Orientation will take place on Thursday, August 11th from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.  The orientation will be filled with exciting information and opportunities including: 

  • View exhibits highlighting Greer High School programs
  • Student and parent Assembly/Pep Rally to introduce Freshman Academy staff and preview student opportunities for this year
  • Receive your schedule, locker, student/parent Freshman Academy pamphlet, and bus information
  • Tours of the building
  • Meet your teachers!
At Greer High School, we are looking forward to meeting you and welcoming you in the family!

Girls Tennis Tryouts
Girls' tennis tryouts will begin on Monday, August 1st and will run everyday from 8-11am. Please remember to bring a completed physical exam packet available in front office at hgh school, your birth certificate (if this is your first sport at GHS) and a $55 check for insurance. For questions or further information, please contact Coach Sandusky at lsandusk@greenville.k12.sc.us.


Sexuality Education
District health educators will provide instruction for sexuality education at Greer High School for the fall semester August 30-September 12. The class will be held through Physical Education I classes. Parent preview of the materials used in the class will be August 22-26 in the media center. Second semester course will be February 13-24 with parent preview February 6-10. 

Learn English with 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 achievement. For Spanish click here - para espanol haga click aqui. 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 provide the parents of our English Language Learners with an opportunity to learn and develop their English Language skills. The online lessons from 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. email Ms. Kubes, pkubes@greenville.k12.sc.us 

ReadUp! Save the Date!
Read Up - Greenville's First Annual Young Adult Author Festival will be at the Peace Center, August 6th. The first annual event will be a day of celebration. There will be book sales, author signings, panel discussions and keynote speakers. The day will feature multiple panels specific to different themes. One panel may focus on graphic novels and another on romance YA books. There will be numerous YA authors there including Susane Colasanti, Jay Asher, Maggie Stiefvater, Brendad Reichs, Jessica Khory, and many more. Click on the ReadUp graphic to find out more! Hope to see you there.