Week of October 18th
Good afternoon Wildcats!
This is Mr. Price with your announcements & reminders!
Upcoming Dates and Special Events
Congratulations to the Lady Wildcats volleyball team for an undefeated regular season and a win in the first round of the playoffs. They lost a hard-fought championship game to Mauldin Middle that extended to game 5. Congratulations to our Lady Wildcats and Coach Elgin on an awesome season…we are extremely proud of your accomplishments this year! We look forward to the return of our 7th-grade players next year and wish our 8th-grade girls the best and hope to see them playing in high school! Great season ladies!!
· October 20th ELA BENCHMARK TEST
· October 21st MATH BENCHMARK TEST
REPORT CARDS ISSUED
· October 22nd Kona Ice during lunches
PLEASE REMIND YOUR STUDENTS TO CHARGE THEIR CHROME BOOKS FOR TESTING!
Internet Safety Workshop
November 2nd 6:30-7:30pm
Zoom Webinar Flyer for Parents
Do you know what your children are doing online? How can you help them? Please plan to attend this informative session presented by Rick Floyd.
IGP Conferences 8th Grade
All 8th Grade students are required to have an IGP (Individual Graduation Plan) Conference before they can register for High School courses in the spring. This meeting is an opportunity for students to discuss their current post-secondary plans/interests, as well as learn information about the transition to High School. Each meeting will be facilitated by a school counselor and both student and parent/guardian must attend (parent/guardian will meet virtually). Please click on the link below to sign-up for a conference starting in October:
IGP Conference Sign-Up Link
November 1st – December 1st
Magnet November 1 – November 29
Choice November 15 – December 1
Full Virtual November 15 – December 1
Students participating should have already filled out the form. It is not too late to sign but please wait for Ms. Meloon to contact you for a start date after you complete the registration.
After School: Mondays & Tuesdays 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Before School: Wednesdays & Thursdays 7:15 – 8:15 am
To streamline the reporting of COVID positive tests and known COVID exposures, please click on this HMS COVID Reporting Form link. You will also find this form link on the homepage of our website under COVID Information
ALL GCS STUDENTS AND EMPLOYEES can receive a free drive-through COVID testing at one of three (3) locations:
· Fountain Inn High School Student Parking Lot
· MT Anderson Support Center (Southside High School football field parking lot)
· Northside Park (Otter CreekWater Park parking area)
These locations will be open 7 days per week
Monday – Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday and Sunday 1pm-4pm.
Student Quarantine Expectations
Students are expected to be engaged and actively working on their coursework in each of their enrolled classes while at home. Google classroom should be checked regularly for daily assignments and instructions from teachers. Assignments and due dates should still be observed and followed for each class. Click here to read more about this!
Thank you for all that you do for Hillcrest Middle!