Gazette Class Notes for March 5

info@islandpacket.comMarch 5, 2012 

Battery Creek High School

Events

  • The athletic booster club meets at 6 p.m. March 5 in the cafeteria. Details: Athletic Director John Drafts, 843-322-5574

  • An awards night for winter sports participants will be at 6:30 p.m. March 6 at the John J. McVey Performing Arts Center. Dinner will be served following the ceremony. All athletes, coaches and booster club members will eat free. Other attendees will be charged $5 for dinner. Details: Athletic Director John Drafts, 843-322-5574

  • The ETHOS Club will meet after school March 7. Details: Patsy Stowe, 843-322-5582

  • The PTSO will meet at 6 p.m. March 8 in the media center.

  • The school improvement council will meet at 6:30 p.m. March 8 in the media center.

  • The National Honor Society will meet after school March 12. Details: Kimberly Day, 843-233-5542

  • The SADD Club meets after school every Tuesday. Details: Diane Grooms, 843-322-5580

  • The FBLA Club meets after school every Wednesday. Details: Desiree Mungin, 843-322-5582

  • The Interact Club meets after school every Thursday. Details: William Kinsey, 843-322-5500

  • Beaufort Academy

    Events

  • Standardized testing for first through eighth grades will be March 5-9. Dates vary by grade.

  • The first- through fourth-grade cup stacking demonstration for Morningside residents is March 5.

  • Open house for parents interested in first through fourth grades is 6 p.m. March 6.

  • The school will participate in World Read Aloud Day on March 7. The day is designed to raise awareness for world illiteracy.

  • There will be an assembly at 8 a.m. March 9 to announce the recipient of the 2012 Thomas H. Horton Jr. Memorial Scholarship to study abroad.

  • March 9 is the last day of the second trimester.

  • There is a happy hour to thank all donors to the annual fund at 7 p.m. March 9. Baby-sitting for children ages 4-11 is provided. Call Bethany at 843-524-3393 by March 7.

  • Come Play at BA, an event for all pre-kindergartners and kindergartners in Beaufort, will be at 2 p.m. March 11. The Music Lady, Beth Green, will perform, followed by a classroom run. To attend, email jbabalis@beaufortacademy.org by March 9.

  • The Shamrock Shakedown is March 17. Details: www.beaufort academy.org

  • Enrichment

  • The school's literary magazine, "Seasons of the Pen," is making a comeback. Students should send poetry or black and white photos to Mrs. Dinkins by March 13 to be published.

  • Beaufort Elementary School

    Events

  • There is a parent meeting for families new to the school next year at 6 p.m. March 13.

  • Beaufort High School

    Events

  • The school's production of "Hairspray" will be performed at 7 p.m. March 8-10 at the school's arts center. Tickets for students are $8 and for adults are $10. Details: 843-322-2152

  • Broad River Elementary School

    Events

  • Students will perform the musical "Positive" at 6:30 p.m. March 15 in the multipurpose room. The program is full of music and narrations that encourage thinking good thoughts.

  • There is a parent meeting for families new to the school next school year at 6 p.m. March 29.

  • James J. Davis Early Childhood Center

    Events

  • Bring Your Parent to School Day is March 6. Parents are encouraged to come to school for all or part of the day.

  • Joseph S. Shanklin Elementary School

    Events

  • There is a parent information meeting for families new to the school next year at 6 p.m. March 6.

  • Lady's Island Elementary School

    Events

  • Bring Your Parent to School Day is 9-11 a.m. March 5. Parents can experience the school's arts-integrated curriculum, use of educational technology and learning environment.

  • The community is invited to the fourth grade's presentation of "The Adventures of Lewis and Clark" at 2 p.m. March 29. The musical journey will tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark as they explored the Louisiana Purchase.

  • Mossy Oaks Elementary School

    Events

  • March 6 is Bring Your Parents to School Day. Parents can visit their child's classroom any time between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

  • Yearbook orders are due March 12. Yearbooks cost $20.

  • Report cards will be sent home March 30.

  • The PTO is planning a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 at the school. A table may be purchased for $10. Any unsold items will be donated to CAPA.

  • Whale Branch Elementary School

    Events

  • Bring Your Parent to School Day is March 6. Parents are encouraged to come to school for all or part of the day.

  • A meet and greet for students and parents who will be new to Whale Branch Elementary next year is 6 p.m. March 8.

  • Whale Branch Middle School

    Events

  • Parents are invited to a bullying prevention workshop at 6:30 p.m. March 8 at the school.

  • There is a parent meeting for families new to the school next year at 7 p.m. March 8.

  • There is a workshop on tips for parenting teenagers at 6:30 p.m. March 22 at the school.

  • Reunions/Alumni

  • The Beaufort High School Class of 1958 Tidal Wave Breakfast Club meetings are at 9 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month at Golden Corral, 122 Robert Smalls Parkway. Details: 843-525-1822, 843-524-8903

  • The Beaufort High School Class of 1972's 40th reunion will consist of two events on June 29 and 30. From 6 to 11 p.m. June 29, alumni will gather at Darrah Hall at the Penn Center on St. Helena Island. From 7 to 11 p.m. June 30, alumni will gather for a banquet at the Marine Corps Air Station Officer's Club. Tickets are $80 for both events. Details: 843-263-7657 or 843-838-2794

  • The Jasper High School Class of 1964 will meet to plan its 50th reunion at 6 p.m. March 24 at the home of Eloisa Rhett in Coosawachie. Details: 843-726-3051

  • To submit to Class Notes, send at least 10 days before the event date to classnotes@beaufortgazette.com.

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