Our PTA will host its 6th grade mixer on Friday, December 1st from 3:30 - 5:30pm in the cafeteria. This is our first of two 6th grade mixers of the school year. Permission forms will be available Tuesday, and $5 tickets will be sold during lunch Wednesday through Friday (Nov. 29 - Dec. 1). 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.
Academy Sports is a proud supporter of the GCS athletics program and is offering their seasonal exclusive 20% off your entire purchase order (Online & In Store) to the school district next weekend. Please share this information with friends and family in the Greenville County School district. See link below for discount code and voucher.
Select students will have MAP testing on December 4th and 5th. The families of these students have been notified. This testing will not change the normal operation of the school day for anyone other than those involved in testing.
The Sexual Health and Responsibility Education Unit will be taught November 27-December 6 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 including the slide presentation and videos can be previewed at the school anytime during the school day if you would like to view it. 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 attached exemption form to the front office in person. 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.
Students and staff are encouraged to participate in our annual 10 Days 'Til Winter Break fun with daily dress themes that runs December 6th through December 19 (the last day & a scheduled half day before Winter Break). A daily dress theme calendar is available to help your child plan their outfits.
Sevier will hold a Curriculum Night for families who are not currently zoned for Sevier that are considering our school as a School Choice option in the Change in Assignment School Choice Lottery. These families are invited to join us November 14th at 6pm in the Sevier cafeteria.
The GCS Change in Assignment School Choice Lottery window is open from November 13th - December 1st. Families can select up to 3 school choices on the application, and must apply in person at their number one choice school. See GCS Change in Assignment School Choice page
It’s time for Reflections! Reflections is a national PTA competition to increase students interest in the arts. Students are allowed to submit art through different mediums. This year's theme is "I am Hopeful Because..." The entry deadline has been extended to December 1st. This year all submissions will be completed by the parents and students virtually. Submit as many entries as you like in the categories of Film Production, Dance Choreography, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, and Visual Arts. Every participant will receive a goodie bag, and winners in each category will receive an award and advance to the next level of the competition.
Sevier PTA Reflections Student Entry Information Packet (Reference this packet for art work rules & guidelines, not used as actual entry form this year)
Please have a photo or image of your original work saved and named specifically in the format below and ready to upload when you complete the Google Entry Form.
IMPORTANT: The File name should be in the following format: Category.Division.StudentLastName.FirstInitial (if you are submitting more than one entry in the same category, include the number of the entry you submit so that the correct file is associated with the correct google submission 1,2,3...)
** If you do not name your file as specified, we cannot guarantee entry is judged. **
Order your yearbook now for the lowest price of the school year. Basic yearbooks start at $37.00.
8th Grade Recognition Ads are on sale through 2/8/2024! See the attached 8th Grade Ad flyer for details and order using the attache link to the Sevier Yearbook store.
Do you know a teacher or staff member that has displayed attributes of an outstanding educator? Has a teacher or staff member made a difference in the life of your child or family? Please use the attached Gold Feather Falcon form to nominate a staff member who deserves recognition for a great job.
7th graders will have the opportunity to attend a grade level field trip to Atlanta scheduled for February 16, 2024. Families sign up and pay through Orange Sky. Payments will not be taken at the school. The first payment of $25 for the 7th Grade Atlanta field trip is due by Sept 22. See Mrs. Davis or Mrs. Frichtl with any questions.
Order through Orange Sky 7th Gr. Atlanta Trip Flyer
The Christian Learning Center is currently accepting students into their Released Time Program. Students may pick up an application in our front office. Completed applications are returned to our front office. Students attend this program on Thursdays during their first related arts class. Learn more at the Christian Released Time Program website.
Ways to Support our PTA:
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. See the PTA Sponsorship Form for details and contact information.
Those not interested in paying online are welcome to send in cash or check payments to the front office. Checks are made payable to Sevier Middle PTA.
Volunteer!! Complete the Online PTA Parent Contact Form (to keep in the loop of volunteer opportunities.
Sevier 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 6 - 9, 2024. Please review the attached Washington Trip flyer for details. Payments of cash or check are accepted in the front office each school day before 10am. Credit card payments are not available.
8th Grade Washington Trip Information Flyer
Thank you to our PTA Business Sponsors for their support!
ATTENTION: Sevier's Extended Day Program is now accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year.
Spots are limited. See the attached EDP Application for details.
Program Hours: 3:45pm - 6:00pm
Daily Schedule:3:45 - 4:00pm a healthy snack is provided
4:00 - 4:45pm Homework / Tutor assistance
4:45 - 6:00pm Activities / Games
Student pick up by 6:00pm.
The Program Director is Laura Holley and the Bookkeeper is Joy Bailey.
The Registration fee is $40. See registration information for weekly pricing.
For more information, contact Laura Holley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 864-355-8213; or Joy Bailey at email@example.com