Back to School Open House
Make plans to attend our Back to School Open House on Thursday, August 15th.
Students with last names A-L will park in the front parking lot and enter at the doors near the front office. Students with last names beginning in M-Z will park in the back parking lot and enter through the Gym entrance.
Meet your teachers, pick up your schedule, and make your school I.D picture. Add money to your lunch account, pay the annual $25 device fee, and buy your P.E. uniform ($25 for a shirt/shorts set, or $15 shirt and $12 shorts sold individually). 7th graders must turn in their Tdap immunization record by Open House to receive their schedules. PTA representatives will be onsite selling spirit gear and accepting memberships and fuss free fundraiser payments. Please review the attached School Supply Lists
for core classes and the Dress Code Policy
to assist in purchasing Back to School items. Related Arts teachers will provide supply lists during the first week of school. Students may use book bags, string bags, or other small bags to carry school materials to and from classes, as long as it is able to fit underneath their desk. The compartment under the desks measures 10” x 8” x 14”. If bags do not fit in this space they will need to be placed in lockers. Aisles must be left clear for safe movement around the room. All students will be issued a computer device once classes have commenced. There is an annual $25 device fee. Devices must be carried separately from books to protect the screens. School starts on August 20 at 8:30am. Classes end at 3:25pm.
School Supply Lists
Please spread the word that Sevier Middle School volleyball tryouts are scheduled for August 20 - 21 from 4pm - 5:30pm for 7th & 8th grade girls coded for Sevier Middle School. All interested students must plan to attend both days of tryouts. In order to participate in tryouts, students & parents must complete the required online participation forms and upload the student's birth certificate and sports physical on PlanetHS.com.
Sports physicals dated before April 1, 2019 are not accepted. Athletes should wear gym shoes and the proper athletic gear and bring a water bottle.
All Greenville County Schools are using PlanetHS.com
for school athletics. This is the method for completing all required athletic forms in order to participate in any school athletic program. Both the student and parent will have to create accounts, then link them together in order to finish the forms. This process can be done by smartphone, computer or tablet. Uploading the birth certificate and physical form are most conveniently done by smartphone by taking a picture with your phone. For those new to PlanetHS, tutorial information is available on PlanetHS.com once you have created and signed into your account.
Robotics Summer Camp
It is not too late to attend Sevier's 2018 Gateway Academy Robotics Camp scheduled for August 5 - 8, from 9am - 12pm daily
. Rising 6th - 8th graders may register in the front office on the first day of camp. Registration forms
will be available in the office. Payment is $125, cash only (no personal checks accepted). Students may arrive for camp no earlier than 8:45am and must be picked up no later than 12:15pm. View the attached Robotics Summer Camp Flyer
for more information. Gateway Academy utilizes PLTW’s project-based, hands-on, and real-world problem solving approach to STEM learning. All Gateway Academy instructors are professionally trained and certified to teach PLTW courses and nurture campers’ passion for technology, creativity, and learning. Students will build and program Claw Bots using Vex Robotics parts!
Tdap Vaccinations Required for Rising 7th Graders
All rising 7th grade students must have their Tdap vaccination and turn in documentation to Nurse Mulkey as soon as possible. All students must provide proof of this documentation before they are allowed to attend school in 7th grade. Please find the attached Tdap Vaccination Notice
for more information.
Please review and take note of the attached Sevier Middle School Dress Code policy
, revised for the 2019-2020 school year. Please refer to the dress code when deciding school clothing purchases.
School Enrollment Hours
The Counseling Department will be open for Registration on the following days:
June 25 & 26: from 7:30am - 3:30pm
July 8 & 9: from 7:30am - 3:30pm
July 15, 16 & 17: from 7:30am - 3:30pm
July 23 & 24: from 7:30am - 3:30pm
July 29, 30 & 31: from 7:30am - 3:30pm
You must be a Parent/Legal Guardian to enroll a student. You must provide at least two documents for proof of residency (see Enrollment Packet Checklist for approved documents). You will also need your ID, the student's birth certificate, immunizations and last report card. Please access the attached Student Enrollment Packet or the Spanish version Student Enrollment Packet.
8th Grade Washington Trip
Sevier 8th graders and parents are invited to attend the grade level trip to Washington D.C. and Williamsburg, VA. This trip is scheduled for March 11 - 14, 2020. Please review the attached Washington Trip flyer
Summer Office Hours
Beginning June 10, Summer Office Hours are 7:30am - 5:30pm, Monday through Thursday. Schools are closed on Friday. Check our website frequently for updates on volleyball tryouts, high school fall sports tryouts, Back to School Orientation dates, and other important information. These events occur prior to the start of school. The first day of school for the 2019-2020 school year is August 20th.
School Athletic Participation Forms
All Greenville County Schools are now using www.PlanetHS.com
for school athletics. This is the method for completing all required athletic forms in order to participate in any school athletic program. Both students and parents will have to create accounts, then link them together in order to finish the forms. Students are asked to use their student email to create their account (ex.: email@example.com)
WHHS Lacrosse Summer Workouts
WHHS JV Boys Lacrosse will be having summer practices starting in June. All current 6th, 7th, and 8th graders are eligible to play. Their program continues to grow and the coaching staff is ready to help you improve your game. The coaches will be having NEW RECRUIT/PLAYER/PARENT meetings on Wednesday, May 29th in the WH PE classroom. One meeting is right after school from 4-5pm and a second meeting is from 6-7pm. If you can't attend either meeting, please go to the Boys Lacrosse Athletic website
page for more details or view the WHHS JV Boys Lacross Summer Program Handout
WHHS Football Summer Workouts
The Wade Hampton High School Football Team is preparing for next season and needs all athletes to attend summer worksouts. The following reminders are for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students.
Monday June 10th: 8-10am will be the first workout for rising 9th graders. Bring tennis shoes and cleats, and be prepared to lift weights and run inside AND outside.
Tuesday June 11th: 8-10am will be the first workout for rising 7th AND 8th graders. Bring tennis shoes and cleats, and be prepared to lift weights and run inside AND outside.
Please review the attached summer workout calendars: WHHS Football June Workout CalendarWHHS Football July Workout CalendarComplete Required Participation forms in Planet HS
: All potential players need to start, if they haven't already, uploading information into their Planet HS account. If they played last season, they need to change their school to Wade Hampton. Planet HS
is the required method for completing all athletic forms in order to participate in any school athletic program. Both students and parents will have to create accounts, then link them together in order to finish the forms.
Stay Informed of Updates & Information: For important announcements regarding D team, parents should join Remind 101 to receive text reminders . D Team athletes and parents of D Team should join by texting the message @dteamwh to the number 81010.
If anyone has any questions about ANYTHING related to football, please email Coach Travis Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org
. It is not too late to join the WHHS Football family. Newcomers are welcome.
WHHS Basketball Summer Calendars