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8th Grade Mixer

Our 8th Grade Mixer is scheduled for Friday (Sept. 20) from 3:30pm—5:30pm.  Activities include dodgeball, free throw contest, hula hoop contest, prize drawings, and a chance to be the winner of the VIP table.   The attached Mixer Permission form is required to purchase a ticket.  Tickets will be on sale Wednesday—Friday during lunch.  Parent Volunteers are needed to donate items and help lend a hand with ticket sales and events at the mixer.  Pick up will be in the back lot.  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  Our PTA is in need of several volunteers to donate needed items, sell mixer tickets and help during the event.  Please use the attached 8th Grade Mixer Volunteer Signup   to review volunteer opportunities and consider signing up.


Dress Code Notice

We ask parents and students to again review our 2019-2020 dress code policy that was sent home  during Open House, linked in the August 25th messenger email, and also posted to our website since early July.  Starting Monday, September 16th, students will be dress coded for wearing lower garments ( jeans, pants, skirts, shorts, dresses, etc.)  that have tears, shreds, or holes located anywhere higher than 3 inches (ID’s length) above the knee.  These items are not to be worn, including those items with an inside lining.


Math Lab

NEED MATH HELP?  Students, come to Math Lab for before-school math help on Tuesdays & Thursdays in Room 302 (by the cafeteria).  Drop in between 7:45am and 8:10am.  Dismiss before the 8:20 bell.  Make sure to have your math questions ready when you arrive.  


Parent Contact Form

Please take time to complete this Online Parent Contact Form.  This information will be shared with teachers and PTA for those that give their consent.


$1 No Collar Day Volunteers Needed

1 No Collar Day is Friday, September 20th!  Students can turn in $1 for a No Collar privilege.  Volunteers are needed to make this event possible.  If you are available Friday morning to collect money and stamp hands, we would really appreciate your help.  Thanks for your support.  Please access the attached No Collar Day Volunteer Signup learn more and sign up.


8th Grade Mixer Volunteers Needed

We have our 8th Grade Mixer scheduled for September 20th from 3:30 – 5:30pm.  Our PTA is in need of several volunteers to donate needed items, sell mixer tickets and help during the event.  Please use the attached 8th Grade Mixer Volunteer Signup   to review volunteer opportunities and consider signing up.

Teacher Nominations

Upstate Parent magazine is seeking nominations for their annual “Educators Who Make a Difference” edition. Nominations must be made using the attached online Teacher Nomination form.  Please submit your nominations by October 18. You may nominate more than one person, but may not nominate the same person more than once. Please share this information and also take time to nominate.


Order Your Spirit Gear!!

SMS spirit gear imagesOrder your Spirit Gear before time runs out!  All orders and payments will be processed online this year using the attached Spirit Gear Order link.  All orders will be final.  Exchanges and refunds will not be available.   The online ordering site will close at 8am on October 7th .  After this time all orders will be processed.  Orders will be deliver to students at school on October 25th.


Sevier PTA

pta logoSevier appreciates our PTA and their efforts to support our school by providing parent volunteers and school funding. Money raised by our PTA goes directly back to our school to fund teacher grants, school supplies, student incentives, school events, Chromebooks, and other forms of technology. 
Please help our school by supporting Sevier PTA.  Sign up to volunteer and learn more about our chair positions and receive volunteer updates through SignUp.com.  Purchase PTA memberships and Sevier Shirts/Gear.  Participate in our Fuss Free Fundraiser - a $20 donation per household.   Parents who own a business are asked to consider becoming a Business Sponsor or to spread the word of our sponsorship program to family or friends who own businesses.   Don't forget to signup to receive our PTA text reminds by texting @sevier-pta to 81010.
 

Little Miss Wade Hampton

A hard copy of the attached 2019 Little Miss Wade Hampton Pageant Information packet is available in the front office.  Various age brackets range from infant to 8th grade.

Student Technology Information Packet

Parents and students are required to review the Student Technology Packet.
It is the responsibility of the parent and student to fully undrestand the contents within the packet.

Online Opportunities

Please take advantage of these online opportunities.

Dress Code

Please review and take note of the attached Sevier Middle School Dress Code policy, revised for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please refer to the dress code when deciding school clothing purchases.

School Lunch Information

Parents are encouraged to complete the free and reduced lunch application as soon as possible.  Paper forms are available or you may complete the attached online application  for quicker processing.  Student lunch meals cost $2.50. The reduced price is $0.40.  Parents may add lunch money to their student's lunch account using My School Bucks.  

Parent Backpack

parent backpack logoParent Backpack is an online application that replaces the PowerSchool Parent Portal.  With Parent Backpack, you are able to view your child's grades, school attendance, lunch balance and any discipline incidents when you are logged into the system.  Parent Backpack works on any device and is mobile friendly. 
Parents will find Parent Backpack on the GCS Portal Page GCS portal logo
Parents are welcome to use the following instructional resources.
Parent Backpack instructional video
Creating a Parent Backpack Account
Creating a Parent Backpack Account (Spanish)

8th Grade Washington Trip

Washington DC clipartSevier 8th graders and parents are invited to attend the grade level trip to Washington D.C. and Williamsburg, VA.   This trip is scheduled for March 11 - 14, 2020.  Please review the attached Washington Trip flyer for details.

School Athletic Participation Forms

logo for planet HSAll Greenville County Schools are now using www.PlanetHS.com for school athletics. This is the method for completing all required athletic forms in order to participate in any school athletic program. Both students and parents will have to create accounts, then link them together in order to finish the forms.  Students are asked to use their student email to create their account (ex.:  jdoe5432@greenvilleschools.us).