Tuesday, May 26, 2015
1300 Brushy Creek Rd. ♦ Taylors, S.C. 29687 ♦ 864-355-2800
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Payment Policy
Please make note that checks will no longer be accepted for payment through the remainder of the school year beginning Thursday, May 21, 2015!  All payments must be made with cash.

Exams
End Of Course Make Up Exams will be held through Thursday, May 28th.  
Senior Make Up Exams
will be held through Tuesday, May 26th.  A medical note or administrative approval is required to make up exams.  
Underclassmen Exams will be administered May 29th - June 3rd.  Make Up Underclassmen Exams will be June 4th - June 5th (medical note required).  Click here for the exam schedule.

Graduation Information for Seniors
Congratulations Class of 2015!!  Please click here for detailed information and keep in mind the following:  
May 29th Graduation Practice 1:00-3:00PM Eastside
June 1st Graduation Practice 4:00-6:00PM Bon Secours Wellness Arena
June 4th Graduation 7:00PM Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Both practices are mandatory (no exceptions).  Ten tickets for graduation will be given to all seniors on June 1st at practice.  If either practiced is missed, no tickets will be issued.  Up to five additional tickets can be purchased by seniors only for $20.00 each.  Those additional tickets will be sold at the conclusion of the June 1st practice.  Additional information will be given to seniors regarding appropriate attire for both practices and graduation.  Questions may be emailed to jpoynter@greenville.k12.sc.us.

Congratulations Artisphere Winners!
Congratulations to Parker Miller whose piece "RAD" placed third in Ceramics and Sharon Nuthalapaty whose piece "Geometric Movement" placed third in Rising Stars Art 1.  These students competed recently in Artisphere against over 240 pieces of art from across Greenville County.  Click here to view Parker's work and here to view Sharon's work!

National French Contest Awards
Congratulations to the students who participated in the National French Contest on March 11th! Twenty four students competed against students from South Carolina and across the nation.  The students are invited to a breakfast on May 19th to celebrate!  In the French 1 category, Hannah Patterson won a Silver Medal and in the French 2 category, Mitchell Anderson won a Bronze Medal. Receiving Honorable Mention were Lillia Dixon, Elaina Reck, RaVeen Lowden, Raegan Foster, Claudia Solis, Bryce Tessman, Anibal Husted, Emma Walker, Jacey Caldwell, and Eduadro Esparza.

High School Exit Exam No Longer Required
Beginning with the Class of 2015, students will no longer be required to pass the state’s high school exit exam to earn a South Carolina diploma. Also, students who did not receive a diploma due to not passing the exit exam may file a petition. More information can be found here.

Alive at 25
Only Graduates of the Alive at 25 Program may apply for a parking permit at Eastside; however, as of September 8, 2014 the student parking lot is sold out. Students may still want to take the class in case spaces open up or for next year.  Classes will be held at EHS on June 27, July 18, August 8, and August 15 from 9AM-1:30PM. Click on the link below to register or find available classes elsewhere.  If a student is interested in taking the beginner permit test at EHS, please sign up in room 102 with Mrs. Poynter or call 355-2516.
Alive at 25