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Upcoming Events

9/1Labor Day
Girls' Tennis vs Chapman
9/2MAP Testing Window Opens
NHS Meeting
Volleyball vs Chapman
9/4Girls Golf at Pickens
Girls' Tennis at Greer
Volleyball at Greer
9/5JV Football vs TBD
9/6Cross Country at Eye Opener
9/8Girls' Golf at Wren tournament
Girls' Tennis vs Southside
9/9NHS Informational Meeting
Volleyball vs Southside
9/10Girls' Tennis at Blue Ridge
Cross Country at Greer
Cheer Showcase
D Team Football at Blue Ridge
9/11Girls' Golf vs Pickens and Chapman
Volleyball at Blue Ridge
JV Football at Powdersville
9/12Varsity Football vs Powdersville
9/13Cross Country at Coaches Classic
Volleyball at Chapman

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Announcements

College Fair 2014 Information

The 2014 Greenville County College Fair will be held Sept. 22 and Sept. 23 at the TD Convention Center. Please review this flyer for evening seminar and College Fair times. TRHS Juniors will attend a field trip on Monday, Sept 22 to visit the College Fair. Seniors are invited to sign up in guidance to attend the field trip. Seniors must sign up by Tuesday, Sept. 16 in order to attend.

College Fair 2014 Flyer (PDF file)

JV Football Loses Opener

The JV football team opened their season at home Thursday night. The first half was a defensive struggle with Landrum finally getting on the scoreboard with a safety in the second quarter. The half ended with the JV Devildogs trailing 2-0. Landrum scored a touchdown in the third quarter and added a field goal later in the quarter to lead 12-0. They would score again in the final quarter to make the final score 19-0. The varsity Devildogs will travel to Landrum Friday night for a 7:30 kickoff.

JV Football vs Landrum Photo Gallery

Yearbook Wants Your Summer Photos

Attention Students: The Yearbook Staff needs your summer pictures. If you have any summer pictures of you having fun with friends, working at a job or just relaxing at home, please send any school appropriate photos to Mr. Duty at jduty@greenville.k12.sc.us or give them to any yearbook staff member. Please see Mr. Duty if you have any questions. We want you in the yearbook.

Devildog Anglers Meeting on Sept. 4th

The Devildog Anglers will hold their first club meeting after school in Mr. Eudy's room (room 207) on Thursday, September 4th. We will be electing club officers and discussing our first tournament. Anyone wanting more info needs to go see Mr. Eudy.

NHS Meeting Sept. 2

National Honor Society will meet at 3:50 pm Tuesday, Sept. 2 in Ms. Unterspan's room. Note there will be no morning meeting. See one of the sponsors or officers with any questions.

D2 Stageworks Information and Sign Up

All students are invited to join D2 Stageworks, the drama club at TRHS. Membership applications are available online or in the drama room. Our next meeting is Tuesday, September 2 during the 2nd half of Power Hour.

D2 Stageworks Membership Application

Robotics Team Meeting Sept. 2nd

The robotics team will be holding its first meeting Tuesday September 2 during the first half of Power Hour. Anyone interested in joining the robotics team is welcome to attend. See Mr. Hawkins or Mr. Casella with questions prior to the date.

Final Senior Portrait Makeup Day is Sept. 19th

Attention Seniors! The last makeup day to have your senior portrait made will be on Friday, September 19th from 11:00 until 3:00. There is a $20 sitting fee and you can sign up for an appointment in the school office. This is the last chance to be photographed so that your senior portrait will be in the yearbook.

TR Green Tip of the Week

Water your lawn during the evening, when it is cooler and dryer. Watering in the morning, when it is hot and dry, leads to water evaporation and waste.

Class Shirts On Sale in September

Class shirts will be on sale, in the Commons Area during lunch, on Monday, September 8th through Friday, September 12th. Shirts will be $15.00. Checks may be made payable to TRHS.

HSAP No Longer Required for Graduation

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 in the Classes of 1990 through 2014, who met all graduation requirements except passing the exit exam, may petition for a diploma.

Petitions for the Class of 2014 will be processed after the results of the summer High School Assessment Program (HSAP) are released. All other petitions will be processed when received. To petition for a diploma a person must: 1) No longer be enrolled in a public school; 2) Have been denied graduation solely for failing to meet the exit exam requirements (S.C. Code Section 59-18-310(B)); and 3) Complete and sign a Petition Form. Full story and forms at GCS Online


Philosophy, Mission,
and Vision

The Travelers Rest High School community believes that the high school program should prepare every student to live and compete in a global society, setting academic standards within a curriculum appropriate for each student, and provide a learning climate of order, safety, respect, and purpose.

We exist to educate students both academically and socially so that they become responsible citizens of our local and global community.

The faculty and staff see Travelers Rest High School not as an end but as a beginning of a journey toward enlightenment.


Devildog News

TRHS Did You Know


Freshmen Pledge to Graduate in 2018

(8/29/2014 / TRHS Webmaster)

The freshman class gathered together in the auditorium Thursday morning in an assembly featuring special guest Nigel Robertson from WYFF. Robertson spoke of his experiences in high school and encouraged the students to stay on track to graduate. Following the assembly the students signed a poster which will hang in the Freshman Hallway pledging to do all they can to reach the goal of graduating in 2018.

Photos from the Freshman Assembly

Devildogs Fall in OT to Sabres

(8/22/2014 / TRHS Webmaster)

TRHSThe Devildogs opened their 2014 season hosting the Sabres from Southside Christian. On the opening kickoff Andrew Russell recovered the ball on the Sabres' 14 yard line. The Devildogs were unable to take advantage, however, and a pair of holding penalties backed them up. A long pass on fourth down came up a half yard short and Southside Christian took over at the five.

Brandon Walker pulled in a pass in the second period and rolled over a defender and kept his balance to score the first touchdown of the year with 9:43 left in the second quarter. A few minutes later Southside Christian scored on fourth and three from the seven to tie the score on a pass in the end zone that was almost intercepted. Late in the half, Xavier Terry pulled in a short pass and scored from eight yards out. On the next Sabre possession Holland Echols intercepted a Sabre pass and returned it to the nine. The Devildogs were unable to score on a fourth down pass from the two as the first half ended.

The Devildogs got the ball first in the second half and put together their best drive of the night ending in a touchdown pass to Brandon Walker with 8:32 left in the third. In the final quarter the Devildogs had a touchdown called back due to a penalty. The Sabres were able to put together a drive and cut the Devildog lead to 21-14 scoring on a pass on fourth and six with 4:22 left in the game. They would tie the game with 1:10 left in the game. The Devildogs were forced to punt on their next possession and the Sabres ran out the clock to force overtime.

Southside Christian opened the overtime scoring a touchdown. Their extra point kick was good but was called back due to a penalty. Their second attempt sailed wide giving them a 27-21 lead. On the Devildogs' first play in overtime Terry took the handoff and ran around the end for an apparent touchdown. A flag on the play for holding took away the touchdown and backed the Devildogs up. On fourth and goal from the four the Sabre defense stopped Terry inside the two giving them the win in overtime.

The Devildogs will travel to Landrum next Friday and then be off a week before hosting Powdersville on September 12th. The JV team will open their season hosting Landrum next Thursday.

Pep Rally Photo Gallery

Football vs Southside Christian Photo Gallery

Devildogs Host Southside Christian Tonight

(8/22/2014 / TRHS Webmaster)

The 2014 Devildogs will open their season at home this evening against Southside Christian. A pep rally was held at the end of the school day and included members of the administration doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (pictured above.) Game time is set for 7:30pm at Chico Bolin Stadium.

Pep Rally Photo Gallery

Library Receives Donation

(8/22/2014 / TRHS Webmaster)

Mr. Randy Bell from the Bank of Travelers Rest donated five boxes of books to the TRHS library on Friday morning. Pictured above is Mr. Bell with Principal Lou Lavely and Media Specialist Deanna McCarrell.

Alive at 25 Information

Alive at 25

Alive at 25 is an early intervention program developed by the National Safety Council to prevent traffic violations, collisions, and fatalities.  It is a 4 ½ hour defensive driving course that addresses the dangers of speeding, failure to use seatbelts, using cell phones while driving, eating while driving, driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs, and more. It focuses on the behaviors that young drivers exhibit behind the wheel, and allows the student to recognize the consequences of those actions. Completion of the program is required for any student that parks on campus.

Letter to Parents from Mr. Lavely Concerning Alive at 25

How to Register Flyer

Frequently Asked Questions from Parents

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To see all news articles go to our Devildog News Archives.

To read the latest copy of our newsletter go to the Devildog Insider.

For information for Freshmen, visit the Freshman Academy Blog.

All Alumni should go to our Alumni Pages and sign the directory.


Latest Photo Galleries

All photos in the galleries are copyrighted. Please do not upload the photos to other sites. For permission to use a photo please contact us using the Contact Webmaster link at the bottom of this page.

JV Football vs Landrum

Freshman Assembly for the Class of 2018

Varsity Football vs Southside Christian

Pep Rally for the SS Christian Game

First Day of Classes

Football vs Mauldin in Patriot Jamboree


Parent Portal

Parent Portal

Greenville County Schools' Parent Portal is an online gateway for parents to information about their child's education.

Parents must have an access ID and password to obtain their children’s school information. Because this information is sensitive, parents must pick up the access ID and password in person at their child’s school and show proper identification.  The school will not email, mail or provide the information over the phone. 

For more information see the Parent's Page

TRHS Grade Posting Policy

All grades for your student will be posted within seven (7) calendar days from the date the assignment/assessment is collected. Major projects and lengthy term papers will have grades posted within fourteen (14) calendar days of collecting the assignment.


Course Catalogs and Forms

Rising 9th Grade (HTML)

Rising 9th Grade (PDF file)

Rising 10th-12th Grade (HTML)

Rising 10th-12th Grade (PDF file)

Enoree Course Catalog

Enoree Application Form

Parent’s Permission and Physical Exam Form