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Summer School

This year for all invited and required students, Summer School will be held at Greer Middle School (3032 East Gap Creek Rd, Greer, S.C. 29651), from Monday - Thursday from 8:30 - 12:30 on the following four weeks:


June 20th - 23rd, 

June 27th - June 30th, 

July 11th - July 14th, and 

July 18th - July 21st 

*Please note, there will be no Summer School the week of July 4th.


For more information, please contact the summer school administrator, Danielle Orgovan, dorgovan@greenville.k12.sc.us


Musical Theatre Summer Camp

The chorus and theatre department at Wade Hampton High School will be hosting a musical theatre camp THIS SUMMER and would like to invite you to attend! Please see the attached flyer for more information.
 
When: June 20-23
Where: WHHS Auditorium 
Who: Rising 3rd - 5th grade: 9am-12pm & Rising 6th-8th: 1pm-4pm 
Cost: $100 (child 1) / $70 (siblings) 


8th Grade Dance

Make memories with your fellow 8th graders while you dance the night away at the 8th grade dance! 


Parents/Guardians must complete the google form below in order for students to attend. Once the permission form is submitted, you will be redirected to the payment page for the $5 entry payment. For any questions, please email Mrs Orgovan (dorgovan@greenville.k12.sc.us)


Parent/Guardian Permission Form


Riverside's Extended Day Program

Hello RMS Families,
We want to extend the opportunity to join Riverside’s Extended Day Program for the 2022-23 School year. The extended day program is an after-school program offered to all students. Students receive one on one tutoring, small group instruction, and support completing work.  If you are interested please use the link below for more information. There is a $40 non-refundable deposit required. Contact Kerry Highsmith if you have any questions.
RMS Extended Day Website


Spring Testing Dates at RMS

In Person Students

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY ELA Writing Field Test                     April 28th

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY ELA Writing Test                              May 10th

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY ELA Reading Test                             May 11th

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY Math Test                                          May 19th

6th, grade SCPASS Science Test                                                            May 25th

Algebra I EOC                                                                                         May 25th

 

Virtual Students

·       Virtual Students will come to Riverside Middle to test on the dates listed below.

·       Bring a charged Chromebook, pencil, & paper.  Phones, if brought, will be turned off during testing but can be used to contact parents once all testing is completed.

·       Student should arrive at Riverside Middle’s Front Office between 7:45 and 8:15.

·       The test is untimed, but pick up should be about 11:30 each day.

6th, 7th and 8th Grade SCREADY ELA Writing Field Test                     April 22nd

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY ELA Writing Test                               May 17th

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY ELA Reading Test                             May 18th

6th, 7th and 8th grade SCREADY Math Test                                          May 24th

6th, grade SCPASS Science Test                                                            May 25th

Algebra I EOC                                                                                          May 25th

Please see the attached brochures about the SCPass and SC Ready assessments for more information.

SCDE parent information page links:

SC READY - https://ed.sc.gov/tests/middle/sc-ready/information-for-parents/

SCPASS - https://ed.sc.gov/tests/middle/scpass/scpass-information-for-parents/ 


8th Grade Carowinds Field Trip Information

Please see the attached letter and link for more information about the 8th grade Carowinds field trip.  


JA Inspire Virtual Career Fair Registration

Junior Achievement is offering JA Inspire, a robust virtual career fair option for all 6th-12th graders in SC for FREE. Over 60 local companies will host a virtual booth on their interactive platform. Students can join the virtual event and explore anytime between March 7th and June 3rd. Please see the linked flyer for more information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ikf3TfWDKzgBtFvJSsedpChFL4le9Uxu/view?usp=sharing


Virtual Curriculum Night

Parents and Students,


While we are unable to meet in person for our Curriculum Night this year, we are excited to be able to share with you some of the great things happening at RMS and look forward to a wonderful 2022-2023 school year together!  The slideshows provided below will cover information regarding our course offerings for the coming year, registration details, video clips from our teachers and administrators, a video of RMS, and more!  We hope that these answer your questions about the coming year, but if not, please feel free to leave your questions in the related Q and A slide/Google form and we'll be happy to get back in touch with you.  Go Royals!


Rising 6th Grade Curriculum Information


Rising 7th and 8th Grade Curriculum Information