Carnival Soda Contest
The Carnival Soda Contest begins this week and goes through March 29th! Grades K4-2nd are encouraged to donate canned sodas, and Grades 3-5 are encouraged to donate 2 liter sodas. The grade level that brings in the most sodas will earn a popsicle party! All donations support our Spring Carnival. Thank you for helping support our school!
Greenville County Schools Job Fair
Greenville County Schools will host a Job Fair on Tuesday, March 26 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at Thomas E. Kerns Elementary School, 6650 Frontage @ White Horse Road, Greenville. (Map and Directions). Anyone wishing to apply for bus driver, bus aide, custodial, or food service positions is welcome to attend.
- Bus Driver $14.62-$18.32
- Bus Aide $10.43-$15.90
- Custodian $11.25-13.18
- Food Services $10.77-$13.18
GREAT BENEFITS, including health and dental, retirement, sick leave, and free life insurance, are available for employees who work 30 or more hours per week. Training is provided. If you are interested in working at a job where you can make a difference in the quality of our community and receive great benefits, you are encouraged to attend this event. For more information contact INFOLine at 355-3100 or visit the Employment section of our website.
Repack the Backpack Community Event
There will be a Repack the Backpack Community Event on Sunday, March 24th from 2:00pm-5:00pm at the Sterling Community Center. To RSVP for the event, call 1-803-382-5817. For more information, view the links to the flyers below.
Hat Day Fundraiser
Friday, March 22nd is our 3rd Grade Hat Fundraiser day! Students pay $1 to their teacher in order to wear a hat for the day. Students who have paid will receive a sticker to wear showing that they have paid. Thank you for supporting our 3rd graders with this fundraiser!
Carnival T-Shirt Sale
It's Carnival time! This is your once-in-a-life-time chance to own a limited edition Hollis Academy shirt of a Husky DABBING! If you are interested in ordering shirts, please complete an order form and return it along with the money to Ms. Reber (Room 216). All money and orders are due by THURSDAY, MARCH 28TH. Order forms were sent home with students, and you can also find them by using the links below.
All students were given information to take home about The Greenville Drive's Reading-All Stars program. You can view more information and see a copy of the student reading log below. All student reading logs will be collected on March 18th. Students who complete their reading log will receive a voucher valid for one student admission to The Greenville Drive baseball game that will be held Monday, May 6 at 7:00pm.
State Report Card
South Carolina District and School Report Cards were released on November 29, 2018. Hollis Academy received a "Good" rating, indicating that school performance exceeds the criteria to ensure all students meet the Profile of the SC graduate. Click this link to view Hollis Academy's report card.
Are you looking for additional ways to help support the students at Hollis? Look no further!
Donors Choose is a non-profit website that allows public school teachers to submit classroom project requests, and allows you to give any amount to help the students at Hollis have the tools and experiences they need for a great education!
So far, there have been 239 classroom projects fully funded at Hollis, with even more projects that could still use your help!
Visit this link to see some of the exciting projects our teachers have requested.
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.
Please click on the link below for more information.
School Visitor and Volunteer Guidelines