• Magnet Open House 2016

    October 20, 2016, from 5:30 to 7:00
    This meeting is for all prospective families! Come and experience our 21st century middle school activities from 5:30 to 7:00! We will have an informational meeting about Hughes Academy and the Magnet Process from 6:00 to 6:30. See you there!

  • Tower

    Engineering

    Ms. Kippes's GTT class began the year with an engineering challenge: build a load-bearing structure out of spaghetti and marshmellows.

  • Ready to Roar

    Ready to Roar

    Our sixth-grade orientation, Ready to Roar, was standing-room only last night. We're looking forward to getting to know our new sixth grade students. More images at Hughes social media (see links at right).

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    Reading Lists

    Below you'll find two resources for summer reading: a good summer reading list and the list of 2016/2017 Junior Book Award nominees so you can get an early start.

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Magnet Open House 2016

Magnet Night Open House will be October 20, 2016 from 5:30 to 7:00. This meeting is for all prospective families! Come and experience our 21st century middle school activities from 5:30 to 7:00! We will have an informational meeting about Hughes Academy and the Magnet Process from 6:00 to 6:30.

More information is available in our Magnet Night Open House handout.

See you there!


Posted on 9/15/2016


PTSA Budget

The 2016-2017 PTSA budget is available here for download.
Posted on 9/14/2016


Governor's School Rep to Come to Hughes

A representative from the Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities in Greenville will be on campus to talk about their summer programs on Wednesday, October 12th @ 9:00am.


Posted on 9/1/2016


New Volunteer Guidelines

Greenville County Schools (GCS), in an effort to ensure the safety of all of our students, is implementing additional security checks for school volunteers. Effective immediately, all volunteers must have an application and clearance before interacting with children in the schools and/or at school events. Volunteers are now identified by two different categories: Level I or Level II.

Please review the details in the new volunteer guidelines.


Posted on 8/31/2016


2016-17 Dress Code

The 2016-2017 dress code is available here. Time to dress for success!
Posted on 7/25/2016


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News

Sixth Grade Reading Contest

Preparing for MAP testing, sixth grade is currently taking part in a reading competition. Before ... Read More

Eighth-Grade MAP Testing

Hughes Academy’s eighth graders are getting ready for MAP Testing at the beginning of March... Read More

Career Day 2015

On Tuesday, November 24, Hughes Academy students participated in an event called Career Day. This... Read More

Welcome Mr. Coggins

Many new teachers have joined the cougar family this year. Michael Coggins is one... Read More

Raise Craze 2015 Kicks Off

Currently at Hughes Academy, there is a fundraiser going on called Raise Craze. T... Read More

Magnet Night a Great Success

Hughes Academy is one big family, and we are so excited to welcome more members that will be join... Read More

Beta Club Important Dates

Beta Club at Hughes Academy is going to be exciting this year and will be doing m... Read More

Youth in Government

Here at Hughes Academy, there are a lot of clubs that you can participate in such... Read More

Chromebooks at Hughes

This year Hughes Academy is taking a big step in technology. This year, we are pr... Read More

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