Sunday, October 4, 2015
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News and Notes

Red Ribbon Week Kick-Off
Click HERE to find out how you can participate in Red Ribbon Week.

8th Grade Yearbook Ads On Sale Now!

Attention parents of 8th Grade Students:
8th Grade Ads for the 2015-2016 Trailblazer Yearbook are on sale now. Two sizes are available this year: 1/4 page for $40 or 1/2 page for $80. Ad space is limited!  It is first come, first served. Interested students need to pick up an AD kit from Ms. Godfrey in Room G-111 or request one from a yearbook staffer.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact

Make-Up Picture Day
Make-up pictures will be taken on October 5th only for those students who were absent on the first picture day.  

High School Awareness Nights
Attention 8th Grade students and parents!  There are many opportunities for you to learn about the different high schools in Greenville County School District.

Parent Awareness Night - Monday, November 9, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.  Hillcrest Middle School will sponsor an awareness night for students and parent to become familiar with local high schools.  Hillcrest High and Mauldin HIgh will have presentations.  Other local high schools, magnet high schools, and charter high schools will have booths set up to give out information about their programs.

JL Mann Magnet Open House - Tuesday, October 6, 2015 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at JL Mann High School.  Math, Science, and Technology magnet program.

Southside High School Magnet Open House - Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Southside High School.  International Baccalaureate Program.

Carolina High School Magnet Open House- Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. at Carolina High School.  Engineering and Health magnet programs.

Greenville High School Magnet Open House- Tuesday, October 27, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Greenville High School.  Law, Finance, and Business magnet programs.

If you have any questions, please call Christie Sponaugle, 8th grade counselor, at 355-6790.

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