Announcements

Auditions

The WHHS Theatre Brigade - Troupe #2306. We will participate in a local theatre festival on February 21-23, 2019 at Dorman High School. We will hold auditions for the one act play on Monday, November 18 in the auditorium immediately after school. See Mrs. Smith in FA105 for more information.

Graduation Supplies

Seniors! It's time to order your Graduation Announcements, Accessories, Senior Apparel and your Cap & Gown! Representatives from Herff Jones will be here Wednesday, November 20th during all 3 lunches to take orders. A $100 down payment is required for all graduation announcement orders. You can also order online at highschool.herffjones.com. Graduation Announcement down payments may be made by money order, cashier's check, cash, credit card or check.

PTSA Reflections

The deadline for the PTA Reflections Program submittals has been extended! You have one more week to create an entry for this years theme “Look Within”. Get creative in one of 6 categories - dance, music, film, photography, visual art and literature! Please submit your entries to the front office on or before the end of school on Friday, November 22, 2019. Each entry must be accompanied by an entry form. School winners will be announced in December and cash prizes awarded before Christmas Break. You can enter in as many categories as you like and you can also enter as many entries as you would like. A copy of the student entry form and category requirements are provided in the front office or on the school website.

Video Game Club

Do you play video games? Well come to the Wade Hampton High Video Game Club this Friday at 4:00 to 5:00 in room 210.

Spanish Club Meeting

Bummed that you missed the last Spanish Club dinner? No worries- join us this Wednesday 11/20 at 8 AM in Room 107. We will plan our next dinner, talk about club t-shirts and even have a Scavenger hunt with a prize! See any Spanish teacher for a pass.

Books & Breakfast Club Meeting

Books & Breakfast Club will meet on Thursday, November 21. Join the Google Classroom with code 525msb and complete the assignment by midnight on Tuesday, November 19. Come to the library to get a pass for the meeting after you complete the assignment.

Special Permission Renewal Forms

Special Permission Renewal Forms were sent home with students on November 6th. If your student is currently in grades 9-11 and attends Wade Hampton High School on Special Permission then these forms are due back to the Guidance Office NO LATER than this Friday, November 15th. This is needed to hold their spot for next school year. Failure to return the form will result in your student being re-assigned to their home based school for next school year. 

Calendar


Fall Test Schedule

End of Course Exams
December 10, 2019 - Writing for English I (select students) and English 2
December 18, 2019 - Biology I
December 19, 2019 - Algebra I
January 9, 2020 - Reading for English I (select students) and English 2
January 10, 2020 - US History
Semester 1 Final Exams
January 13th and 14th, 2020
*Testing begins at 8:45am

!All 10th grade students will take the PSAT for FREE at WHHS during the morning of October 16th. Any 9th or11th grade student who is interested in taking the PSAT can also test at WHHS during the morning of October 16th. The cost to register for this test, for 9th and 11th grade students, is $17.00. 9th and 11th grade students can register and pay for the test in the school counseling office next week only from September 9th-13th, and must pay online through MySchoolBucks or bring in a check to WHHS for $17.00. We will not accept any late registrations due to space. The PSAT is the practice version of the SAT, a 4-year college entrance exam.

ACT WIN and SAT Testing

ACT - February 25 (Accommodated Testing - February 15-March 6)
SAT - April 28 (Accommodated Testing - April 28-May 12)
WIN Ready to Work - Grade 11 (Required) and any Grade 12 Students (Optional) - March 25-April 8
Grade 12 Repeat Testers from Spring 19 (Optional) - December 3-5

Outperforming on the SATs

Average 2018* WHHS SAT Score 1,109
Average 2018* GCSD SAT Score 1,089
Average 2018* SC SAT Score 1,069
Average 2018* US SAT Score 1,049
*composite out of 1600 in 2018