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TRHS Serves Summer Breakfast and Lunch
Travelers Rest High has been designated as one of the Greenville County schools that will serve free breakfast and lunch Monday thru Thursday at 8am and 12 noon. Meals will be served to any young people 18 years of age and under.
News Updates can be found at our TRHS News Twitter site. No account is necessary to view the updates.
Be sure to like us on our official TRHS Facebook page as well. Current stories, photos, and news will be updated regularly so check back often and share with your Facebook friends.
Also check out the student-produced newspaper, The Blue and Gold online edition. . It includes the latest news, sports, reviews, opinions, and photo galleries produced by the newspaper staff. You can also download the app on Google Play Store or the App Store. Search for theblueandgold.
For everything you need to know about our yearbook, go to The Traveler website. You can find out how to order, take a peek behind the scenes, and much more. Check it out today!
Additional links to resources:
School Profile Video
School Insurance Flyer (PDF file)
School Insurance Flyer (Spanish)
Use our Online Store to pay class dues and much more.
Wrestling Team Camp Signup
Cheer Team Expense
Go to the TRHS Calendar Page
Greenville County Schools' Parent Portal is an online gateway for parents to information about their child's education.
Parents must have an access ID and password to obtain their children's school information. Because this information is sensitive, parents must pick up the access ID and password in person at their child's school and show proper identification. The school will not email, mail or provide the information over the phone.
For more information see the Parent's Page
Emergency Text Alerts
If you would like to receive text alerts and currently have a landline listed as your home number please fill the form below and return it to the main office. By listing a cell phone as your home number you can receive texts for school closings and other emergency information.
Emergency Alert Form (PDF)
Formulario de Alerta de Emergencia (PDF)
TRHS Grade Posting Policy
All grades for your student will be posted within seven (7) calendar days from the date the assignment/assessment is collected. Major projects and lengthy term papers will have grades posted within fourteen (14) calendar days of collecting the assignment.
The Travelers Rest High School community believes that the high school program should prepare every student to live and compete in a global society, setting academic standards within a curriculum appropriate for each student, and provide a learning climate of order, safety, respect, and purpose.
We exist to educate students both academically and socially so that they become responsible citizens of our local and global community.
The faculty and staff see Travelers Rest High School not as an end but as a beginning of a journey toward enlightenment.
Summer Office Hours
Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch from
12:00 until 1:00 p.m.
Counseling Department Summer Hours
FFA Receives Honors at State Convention
(6/14/2019 / TRHS Webmaster)
Congratulations to alumnus Hunter Capps for receiving his State Degree. Way to go! In addition, the TRHS FFA received a superior chapter award at the SC FFA State Convention.
While at the SC FFA State Convention members of the TRHS FFA chapter were able to find time to volunteer with Meals for Hope, where they worked to pack 35,000 meals that will be served to families across SC. The TRHS FFA chapter continues to live out the mission of the National FFA by developing premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agriculture education.
TRHS Says Goodbye to Lou Lavely
(6/6/2019 / TRHS Webmaster)
For the past 17 years Lou Lavely has served as principal of Travelers Rest High School. On Thursday afternoon the Media Center was filled as faculty, staff, former students and parents of students, district personnel, and community members came to celebrate his tenure in the form of a "Light Roast."
GCS Superintendent started the afternoon expressing gratitude to Principal Lavely for his leadership. Other speakers included former students, current and former faculty members, and Lavely's wife, Ann. Dr. Amy Means presented Mr. Lavely and his family with a gift of $1400 from the staff, PTA, and Athletic Booster Club. TRHS Secretary Mary Beth Bowers concluded the roast with a "final burn." Cake and cookies were served to conclude the afternoon.
Earlier in the day the faculty and staff were treated to lunch by the PTA and recognized faculty members that will be leaving TRHS at the end of this school year. Included in the recognitions was Dana Cash, math teacher at TRHS for his entire 42 year career. Dana and his wife Cathy are retiring at the end of this school year as well.
Friday will be the final day for teachers with report cards being mailed on Friday afternoon.
"Light Roast" of Principal Lou Lavely Photo Gallery
Class of 2019 Holds Commencement Exercises
(6/3/2019 / TRHS Webmaster)
The Class of 2019 completed their high school careers on Monday morning in Timmons Arena on the Furman campus as they celebrated their Commencement Ceremony. Maddie Martin was the Salutatorian and Kylie Simms was the Valedictorian of the class. Dr. Burke Royster, Superintendent of Greenville County Schools presented the Declaration of Graduation. Congratulations to all our graduates!
Class of 2019 Graduation - Before and After the Ceremony
Class of 2019 Graduation - During the Ceremony
Class of 2019 Graduation - Crossing the Stage (A-K)
Class of 2019 Graduation - Crossing the Stage (L-Z)
Alive at 25 Information
Alive at 25 is an early intervention program developed by the National Safety Council to prevent traffic violations, collisions, and fatalities. It is a 4 ½ hour defensive driving course that addresses the dangers of speeding, failure to use seatbelts, using cell phones while driving, eating while driving, driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs, and more. It focuses on the behaviors that young drivers exhibit behind the wheel, and allows the student to recognize the consequences of those actions. Completion of the program is required for any student that parks on campus.
How to Register Flyer
Frequently Asked Questions from Parents