Mon-Friday: 8:00-8:40, 12:00-12:30
French Club Meeting
French club meeting FRIDAY APRIL 25. We will begin at 8:05. Officers please meet in room 111 at 7:45 a.m.
Girls Soccer Match
Congratulations to the girls soccer team for defeating Boiling Springs last night 5-1. Mimi Lozano had 2 goals and 1 assist. Lexi Garcia had 3 assists. Anna Whitaker, Logan Strange and Nancy Neil each had 1 goal. Come out and support the Generals as they play Friday at Dorman at 6:00.
Seniors- this is the week! Prom is this SATURDAY, April 26 from 8pm until midnight at the Hyatt Regency Downtown!! Every senior who plans to attend MUST pick up his/her TICKET during the LUNCHES on TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, or THURSDAY, NO TICKETS WILL BE GIVEN OUT ON FRIDAY!! All debts must be paid and cleared with Mr. Wynder in order to pick up your prom ticket. Guest Tickets for NON-WHHS seniors is $20. Seniors must plan to pick you your ticket during the lunches on TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY or THURSDAY!
Volleyball workouts this week will be at 5-5:30 on Monday and Thursday with Coach Guy, and right after school until 5:30 on Wednesday with Coach Hunter.
AP Psychology Review Sessions
Coach McCrary's AP Psychology classes will be having a review session Tuesday after school this week from 4-5 clock. Also, he will be having review sessions Wednesday and Thursday morning of this week from around 730-830.
AP Human Geography Exam Review
AP Human Geography Exam Review sessions will be held beginning Tuesday, April 22. The sessions will be held Monday, Tuesday, Thursday beginning April 28. Morning sessions will be from 7:30-8:30 in Room 228. Afternoon sessions will be from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in Room 230. If you have questions, see Mr. Serina or Mr. Blackmon
Wade Hampton Awarded Palmetto Gold Award!
The State Superintendent of Education announced the Palmetto Gold recipients for 2014 on Wednesday of this week. It is with great pride that we announce to you that Wade Hampton High is the recipient of a Palmetto Gold Award for General Performance for the 7th year in a row! The Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards program, founded in 1998, recognizes schools for general performance and closing the achievement gap. Within those two categories, a school may be awarded either the gold or silver designation. Way to go Generals!
Mrs. Leavitt Finalist for 2013 President's Award
Congratulations to Mrs. Beth Leavitt. Mrs. Leavitt was recognized on Wednesday, April 14, at the State Board of Education Meeting as one of five finalists in the state of South Carolina for the 2013 Presidents Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. She was recognized by State Superintendent Education Mick Zais.
GCSD is hosting three separate “College Night” presentations, on April 28 (Carolina HS); April 29 (Mauldin HS); and April 30 (Eastside HS). These events will begin at 7:00 PM each night and are for ANY grade student to attend with his/her parents if he/she has any inclination about playing sports at the college level. Click here to see our flier with more information.
Attention Seniors! Several scholarships have been updated on Ms. Broka's website--go check it out! Also, please remember there is an ACT test this Saturday. Be sure to bring your pencil, ID, admission ticket, and appropriate calculator! The deadline to register for the next SAT is this Friday February 7th! After this, there will not be another SAT administered until May. If you have not taken the SAT yet, please sign up immediately.