Our PTA will host its 6th grade mixer on March 31st, from 3:30 - 5:3-pm in the cafeteria. this is is our last 6th grade mixer of the school year. Permission forms will be available Tuesday, March 28th, and $5 tickets will be sold during lunch Wednesday through Friday (March 29 - 31). Our PTA needs volunteers to donate items, sell tickets during lunch that week, and help at the event. Please review the attached Mixer volunteer signup to learn more and sign up.
6th Grade Mixer Volunteer Signup
Sevier's annual Noche de Ciencias will be March 30th from 6:00-8:00 pm in the cafeteria! This fun, FREE, family evening is hosted by Clemson University students and includes hands on STEM activities for students and their siblings. For parents, there are bilingual sessions in English and Spanish about applying to college. You can register using the attached registration link or use the QR code on the information flyer. Bring your whole family! Please see Ms. Nieto for more information.
Noche de Ciencias Registration form
Noche de Ciencias flyer in Spanish
Noche de Cienceas flyer in English
Training for the 2023 Falcon Volleyball season is right around the corner. Coach Kaelin will be sending out information about Open Gym training (beginning in May), Summer training, and tryouts. To receive this information, please fill out the Falcon Volleyball interest form.
Coach Miller from Wade Hampton Football is offering information for students geographically zoned to attend Wade Hampton High School who are interested in playing WHHS football next year. This includes all current 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. There will be a Football Parent Meeting at the Wade Hampton HS gym on April 26 at 6pm. Please view the attached WHHS Football Information packet.
WHHS Football 2023-24 Information Packet
The Sexual Health and Responsibility Education Unit will be taught March 27th through April 4th by the PE department to students currently enrolled in PE. A general overview and outline of the district’s age appropriate, abstinence-based sexual health & responsibility education curriculum can be viewed on the district website under the Students & Parents Heading then scrolling to the Comprehensive Health & Physical Education link. Complete details of the curriculum, including the slide presentation supplemental videos, and student packets can be found at your child's school located in a Parent Preview Box. If you do not want your child to participate in the sexual health & responsibility unit or a specific portion of the unit, you must bring the signed exemption form to the front office in person. Students are not permitted to submit the exemption forms to their teacher. By School Board Policy and SC Comprehensive Health Education Law, students who exempt sexual health & responsibility education will be required to complete other health-related self-study lessons.
Lunch Bunch Volunteers Needed: Our administrators would like to treat our teachers to “Duty Free” lunches on November 18, 2022, January 20, 2023, February 10, 2023, March 10, 2023, and April 14, 2023. In order for this to be possible, parent volunteers are needed to assist in monitoring students in the cafeteria during grade level lunch shifts. Please consider helping by signing up at the link below. Thank you for helping us give our teachers a little "lunch break." Lunch Bunch Volunteer Signup Genius
Our PTA is also in need of volunteers to help at the concessions table at our home spring sports games. Please access the Signup Genius and please consider helping if you can. Thanks for your support. Spring Sports Concessions Signup Genius
All students interested in taking a GCSVP summer class must first talk with Mrs. Storm beginning April 10-June 2. Mrs. Storm will give you the correct registration form and information about payment. Please see attached flyer for details. GCSVP Summer Classes Info Flyer
Students interested in taking a Virtual SC summer course: the dates of registration are May 24th-June 7th. Please see Mrs. Storm during those dates for registration information. See Virtual SC website
Rising 7th - 8th grade related arts course selection for 2023-2024 is the week of February 22nd, 2023. Rising 6th grade is the week of February 27th, 2023. Counselors will talk with all students about their related arts choices and they will receive a form that shows all of the related arts classes that are available to them. ALL course descriptions are provided in the links below. Their teachers will recommend them for academic or required courses. We will print a copy of the course requests and send it home with students on or before March 29th. Parents can make changes at that time. Signed forms are due back by April, 4th 2023.
6th Grade Relate Arts Course Descriptions
7th Grade Related Arts Course Descriptions
8th Grade Related Arts Course Descriptions
Current 6th and 7th grade students who requested to take Virtual Cyber Citizenship, Virtual Fundamentals of Computing, and/or Virtual Creative Writing must complete the Google Form Application in order to be considered for the class for 23-24.
Sevier will begin an Extended Day Program, starting February 6th and will run through the end of May.
Sixth graders have the opportunity to attend a day trip to the Biltmore Estate and meet Robert Beatty, author of Serafina and the Black Cloak. The trip is scheduled for May 8th, 2023. Please view the information packet for more details. All payments are made online through OrangeSky Travel, Inc. Parents attending the trip must be on the approved Volunteer II chaperone list. Visit the GCS Visitor & Volunteer Guidelines page for more information and the online application. Contact Karen Hege in the office to check your volunteer status at 355-8225.
Reserve & Pay through OrangeSky
6th Grade Serafina (Biltmore) trip student information packet
Starting Monday, November 28, 2022, there will be free, drive-through testing for both Flu and Covid-19 provided at three locations. GCS students, employees, and their household contacts can get tested. Results will be provided in approximately 1 hour. An important change from last year: parents and employees are responsible for reporting any positive results directly to the school or their supervisor. DHEC has again contracted Mako Medical to administer the testing, and the three sites are the same as last year: Fountain Inn High School, MT Anderson Support Center, and Northside Park. All of the information has been updated on the GCS website, which includes flyers in both English and Spanish.
GCS Website testing Page for current flyers and information
The Sevier PTA Spiritwear store will continue to accept orders. All orders are purchases online and items are shipped directly to your house.