Packet Class Notes for July 11

July 11, 2011 

MISCELLANEOUS

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Cadet Sgt. Christopher Reardon graduated from Riverside Military Academy on May 14. He was a squad leader for Echo Company. Reardon plans to attend the University of Alabama. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thad Reardon and Ms. Martha Reardon of Bluffton. Riverside Military Academy is a college preparatory academy for young men in grades seven-12. Details: www.riversidemilitary.com

  • EVENTS

  • Area students in kindergarten through seventh grade are invited to participate in the Beaufort County School District's free virtual summer school program. Students can work on individual areas of need or prepare for the coming school year by using a Web-based tool during the eight-week program this summer. Students will complete CompassLearning sequences in math and language arts for each week of summer school. The program will be available today through Aug. 5. Registration is available at goo.gl/kUfQJ.

  • OTHER

  • The University of South Carolina's University Test Prep program and University of South Carolina Beaufort are teaming up to offer a SAT/ACT test prep program at the Hilton Head Gateway Campus in Bluffton. The course will be offered from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 11-14 and Aug. 1-4. The program is intended to help rising ninth- through 12th-graders. Lunch, course materials (including the Official SAT and ACT textbooks), workbooks and interactive online comprehensive review sessions in September will be provided. Registration is required. Details: 803-777-9444, testprep@mailbox.sc.edu, discover.sc.edu

  • BLUFFTON MIDDLE SCHOOL

    OTHER

  • Summer school will be today-Thursday.

  • HILTON HEAD ISLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    OTHER

  • Students in first through fifth grades are invited to attend an art camp today-Friday. The camp will be held at the school under the direction of art teacher Treva Kent. Details: 843-342-4266

  • HILTON HEAD ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL

    OTHER

  • Physicals for Hilton Head Island High School and Hilton Head Island Middle School will be given at 5 p.m. July 27 at the high school fieldhouse. Cost will be $10 in cash. Any athlete that wishes to participate in any sport must have a physical on file with the athletic department, and these physicals must be done yearly. The physical for the 2011-12 school year must be dated after April 1, 2011. Details: Shawn Zink, 843-298-0595

  • HILTON HEAD ISLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL

    OTHER

  • Physicals for Hilton Head Island High School and Hilton Head Island Middle School will be given at 5 p.m. July 27 at the high school fieldhouse. Cost will be $10 in cash. Any athlete that wishes to participate in any sport must have a physical on file with the athletic department, and these physicals must be done yearly. The physical for the 2011-12 school year must be dated after April 1, 2011. Details: Shawn Zink, 843-298-0595

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