Pick Up Student Medications
As our school year comes to an end, parents are responsible for picking up their student's medication. These may be picked up from Nurse Mulkey between the hours of 8:15am- 3:45pm on school days prior to June 5th. The school is not allowed to keep any type of medicine after the final day of school, whether prescription or non-prescription. Any remaining medications will be destroyed at 12pm on June 5th. MEDICATIONS CANNOT BE PICKED UP BY A STUDENT.
Field Day is coming soon! Each grade level has a whole day dedicated for this fun event. Each homeroom is a team and competes for top ranking. Each grade level homeroom has their own team color field day shirt. Students who do not purchase a Field Day T-shirt must wear the same color shirt as their homeroom. Field Day dates are: May 28 for 6th grade, May 29 for 7th grade, and May 30 for 8th grade. Students should wear sunscreen and bring a towel and money for concessions.
FIELD DAY REQUIRMENTS:All debts must be clear (cafeteria, textbooks, library books, and 1 to 1 device debts) in order to participate. Any student with 2 or more referrals that resulted in ISS or 1 or more referrals that resulted in OSS, as of Monday, April 22nd, will not be allowed to participate in field day.
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 Baseball Summer Training
All 8th graders interested in playing baseball for Wade Hampton High School next year are asked to see Mrs. Whitmire in Rm 202 for important information.
WHHS Basketball Summer Calendars
7th Gr. Beta $5 Car Wash
Mark your calendar and save the date! Sevier's 7th Grade Beta Club is hosting a car wash at Pebble Creek Pizza on Stallings Road on May 25th from 12pm - 2pm. Have your car washed for $5! All proceeds will benefit the community.
Adventure Tech Summer Camp
Adventure Tech summer day camps return for a second season June 10-August 1! This year, they are offering a new camp structure - four half-days, Monday through Thursday. Adventure Tech will have returning favorites in Culinary and 3D printing and new ones too, like game development, coding, drones and animal care.
Registration is now under way!Click on the Adventure Tech logo
for detailed information about Greenville Tech's summer day camps program. You may register in person at the Continuing Education Registration Office located in the GTC Admissions & Registration Center, 225 S. Pleasantburg, Dr., Greenville, S.C.
Order Your Yearbook!
Yearbook Day is May 24th! Order your yearbook now for $40, while supplies last! Orders will be accepted on a first come first paid basis. Online orders have ended. As of May 1st, all payments to the school must be cash only. Access the attached yearbook order form
to pay in the front office before 12pm daily.
WHHS Color Guard Spin Day
All rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders are invited to participate in Wade Hampton High School's Color Guard Spin Day
! Students will enjoy learning about Color Guard in this hands-on event, scheduled for Friday, May 24th from 4 - 6pm in the WHHS Band Room. No experience necessary to participate! The attached Colorguard video
is available for your review.
High School Course Testing Dates
Please mark your calendars and take note of these important dates when scheduling upcoming appointments. Students should arrive on time and prepared for testing by 8:30am. Early dismissals will not be permitted during testing.
High School Credit End of Course Exams
Google Basics & Multi-Media Basics EOC exams - May 20
Spanish 1 (HS credit course) Final Exam - May 21
English 1 Writing EOC – May 21
English 1 Reading EOC – May 22
Algebra 1 EOC – May 23
Art 1 EOC & Digital Media EOC - May 24
GTT IED EOC - May 28 & 29
Robotics Summer Camp
Sevier's 2018 Gateway Academy Robotics Camp is scheduled for August 5 - 8, from 9am - 12pm daily. Rising 6th - 8th graders may register in the front office on a first come, first registered basis from May 13- June 5, while space is available. Payment is $125, payable in cash (no personal checks accepted). View the attached Robotics Summer Camp Flyer
for more information. Participants are asked to complete the registration form
to return to the office with your payment. Forms will be available in the office. 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!
Virtual Summer Session
If you are interested in taking a virtual summer session with GCVSP or VirtualSC, please contact Mrs. Long in the counseling department as soon as possible for details. Note: VirtualSC exams will be administered at Sevier Middle at 8:30am on July 31, 2019. Mrs. Long can be reached by email at email@example.com
or by phone at 355-8377.
Cash Payments as of May 1st
Starting May 1st, payments to the school must be cash only. The Cafeteria will still accept check payments for lunch accounts for the remainder of school.
Summer Art Camp 2019
Students ages 10 to 13 are invited to Sevier Middle School's Summer Art Camp scheduled for July 29th - August 1st. The cost is $105 total (price covers the camp and art supplies). Please review the attached Summer Art Camp flyer
for more information. Access the attached Summer Art Camp registration form
to print and turn in to the front office with payments. All payments must be cash only. There are only 20 spots available and applications will be accepted on a first come first serve basis until June 3rd.
Tdap Vaccinations Required for Rising 7th Graders
Attention 6th Graders: All rising 7th grade students must have their Tdap vaccination and turn in documentation to Nurse Mulkey as soon as possible. All 6th graders 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.
WHHS Football Information
There will be a parent meeting for all student athletes interested in playing football for Wade Hampton on April 30th in the WHHS gym at 6pm. Rising 7th through 9th graders (current 6th – 8th grade students) must be geographically zoned to attend WHHS to participate in their football program. Parents that are unable to attend the meeting should contact Coach Travis Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please review the attached Wade Hampton HS Football Flyer
provided by WHHS's new Head Football Coach Travis Miller. The flyer contains information regarding spring and summer works, requirements for participation, and contact information.
State Report Card Summary
An Important Message From Mr. Maguire
Recent media reports have highlighted the dangers of teens using e-cigarettes, specifically Juuls, and the growing number of teens experimenting with them. I have put together a brief report on these devices, their impact on teens, and how we plan to address this trend at Sevier. Please review the report so you can partner with us to prevent this from becoming an issue in our community. Thank you.Safety Announcement
Receive GCS Emergency Text Messages
In an effort to better communicate with parents during times of emergency, the GCS Communications Department has implemented a text messaging system that will text a student's primary contact phone number. Parents that currently have a landline listed as their “Primary Contact Phone” and wish to receive texts about school cancellations or other emergency schedule changes must complete the attached Change in Phone Number form
. We also have a Spanish Change in Phone Number Form
available. Parents who already list a cellular phone as their primary contact will not need to take action to receive this service.
There is a new program available to parents who would like to learn English and become more involved in their child’s academic achievement. 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. 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 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 our ESOL teacher, Caroline Fernandez by email at email@example.com
or call 355-8226. Mrs. Fernandez will be able to provide you with a code to access the program and share general log-in instructions. For more information regarding Rosetta Stone, please visit GCSD Rosetta Stone webpage
One to One Device Procedure
Before students may take home the device, parents are asked to review the One to One Device Student Handbook, sign the user agreement, and pay the annual $25 Device Fee.
- Students whose devices need repair must have a parent complete the attached Device Repair Form. Students will then turn in their form and device to the Media Center.
- Students who are having trouble accessing the internet with their school device when using their home WiFi should review the attached authentication process document for troubleshooting.
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 must use their student email to create their account (ex.: firstname.lastname@example.org).