News & Notes
GCS Job Fair March 26, 2019
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. Anyone wishing to apply for bus driver, bus aide, custodial, or food service positions is welcome to attend. 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 the GCS website.
Now Accepting A.R.M.E.S. Nominations
The online nomination process to participate in next year's A.R.M.E.S. program is now open. Current second through seventh grade students may be nominated by a teacher, parent or other advocate. All interested students must have an online nomination form completed by April 11, 2019 to be eligible for the program. These students will then need to complete an audition to determine their eligibility. Please print a completed online nomination form for your records before clicking the submit button. Once a nomination is submitted, the nominator will then receive an email confirmation. Parents will be notified by email of their student’s audition time and date by April 30, 2019. To apply to the A.R.M.E.S. program or for more information, please visit www.armesprogram.com.
Seniors at Blue Ridge High School who attended Tigerville are invited to complete the Tigerville Elementary School PTA Scholarship Application. All applications are due by March 31, 2019. Minimum requirements include attending Tigerville for a minimum of 2 years, must graduate from BRHS with at least a 2.75 GPA, must be accepted to an accredited post high school institution and be enrolled in a degree granting program. Please submit completed applications to the Tigerville office.
GCS Releases 2019-20 Calendar
Greenville County Schools released its 2019-20 calendar. Students will start the new school year on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Their final day of class will be Thursday, June 4, 2020. In accordance with state law, the calendar includes 180 scheduled instructional days plus three makeup days. Ten professional development/teacher workdays are included in keeping with state requirements. Please visit the GCS Calendar page for the calendar or the GCS website for more degtails.
March School Newsletter
Check out what's going on at school. Read the March edition of the Tigerville Times.
Makeup Days Reminder
GCS has three Makeup Days built into the school calendar. All three days were used earlier this year due to inclement weather. This means students WILL attend school on Friday, March 22, Monday, March 25, and Monday, April 22.