News and Notes
Rising 9th Grade Deadlines
Parents, please note the following important deadlines for your Rising 9th grader. This is ONLY for Rising 9th graders.
Override forms are available now in the Front Office for parents to pick up.
April 8: Students will receive a copy of courses requested for 2015-2016 school year.
April 8-10: Students will be allowed to change elective course requests.
April 9: Parent Override Day. Teachers will be available from 3:45 -4:45 p.m. to discuss the override and sign.
After April 10: Students will not be allowed to change elective course request. A request can be submitted at the beginning of the year. If a parent wishes to complete a parent override, an Appeal Form must be completed along with the Parent Override Form.
Summer Police Academy
The 8th Annual Police Youth Academy will held this summer at the Mauldin Police Department for students ages 11-14. The Girls' Academy will be June 8-26; the Boys' Academy will be held July 20-August 7. Academy hours are 8:00-4:30 p.m. Registration runs March 9th - May 8th. Click HERE for a downloadable application and more information.
Looking for Summer Activities?
Are you looking for something to do this summer? Want to learn stuff in a fun way? Then you might be interested in one of these camps hosted by the South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics and Greenville County Schools. CREATEng, where rising 8th and 9th graders engage in team-based, problem-based challenges, will be held July 13-16 from 8:30 -4:00 at Greenville High Academy. It costs $250 per student; however, if you register by April 13, the cost is only $220. Click HERE for more details.
GSSM is also hosting iTEAMS XTREME for rising 7th and 8th graders at Hughes Academy June 15-18 from 8:30 -3:30 daily. The cost is $185 but early bird registration is $165. Click HERE for more information.
iMAGINE Upstate Festival The iMAGINE Upstate Festival will take place in downtown Greenville on Saturday, April 4th, 2015. Festival hours run from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. This event is free, family friendly and is your all access pass to drones, battling robots, racecars, 3D printing, hovercrafts and more! You decide your future – start at the iMAGINE Upstate Festival.
The iMAGINE Upstate Festival will take place in downtown Greenville on Saturday, April 4th, 2015. Festival hours run from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. This event is free, family friendly and is your all access pass to drones, battling robots, racecars, 3D printing, hovercrafts and more! You decide your future – start at the iMAGINE Upstate Festival.