Gazette Class Notes for April 16

info@islandpacket.comApril 15, 2012 

MISCELLANEOUS

ENRICHMENT

  • The Governor's School for Science and Mathematics will host GoSciTech, a summer camp program that includes physics, chemistry, robotics, electronics and programming, anatomy and marine biology. The camp is open to rising eighth- through 10th-graders from across the state, and sessions are in June. Applications are due May 10. Details: http:// scgssm.org/goscitech

  • BATTERY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • The last day for seniors to purchase Class of 2012 shirts is Friday. Order forms are in the front office.

  • The PTSO will meet at 6:30 p.m. April 26. All juniors and seniors planning to attend prom must attend this meeting along with a parent.

  • The school's athletic department will hold sports physicals from 9-11 a.m. May 5 for $10.

  • The school's Greg Jones Lead Block Foundation Football Camp will be from 9:30 a.m.-noon May 19. The camp is free for children ages 10 to 18, but is limited to 150 participants. Students will learn fundamentals, form and technique. Details: leadblockfoundation.com

  • The school's youth football camp for first- through eighth-graders will be June 11 through 13. The camp costs $40. Details: Jim Shuman, 843-522-5500

  • HELPING HANDS

  • This week is CAPA week. An Angel Container is available in the front office to collect change. Details: Diane Grooms, 843-322-5580

  • BEAUFORT ACADEMY

    EVENTS

  • Second-graders begin their twice a week swim lessons at the YMCA on Tuesday.

  • A group of third- through sixth-grade students will perform a concert Thursday featuring the harmonica, banjo and guitar.

  • On Friday, students in pre-kindergarten classes and kindergarten will pick strawberries at Dempsey Farms.

  • The school is offering an SAT Prep Course for all Beaufort area students on Saturday from April 21-May 19. Enrollment is open until Wednesday; cost is $350. Details: 843-524-3393

  • BEAUFORT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • A support group meeting for grandparents raising grandchildren is scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the school. Details: Lorain Tascoe-Bey, 843-726-1092

  • BEAUFORT HIGH SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • The annual Miss BHS Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. April 27 in the arts center at Beaufort High. Tickets are $7 in advance, $10 day of the pageant. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Celestine Lewis/Eleanor Mack Leadership Scholarship fund. Details: tarsha.smith@beaufort.k12.sc.us

  • Calling all Battery Creek and Beaufort high male alumni: a flag football game will be held at 7 p.m. May 25. Any former student who would like to help in this fundraising effort for the yearbook staffs at both schools is invited to participate. Details: Todd Stowe, 843-322-2000; Diane Grooms, 843-322-5580

  • BEAUFORT MIDDLE SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • Celebrations of Achievement will be today.

  • Girls Empowered by Mentoring and Service will host a spirit night from 5:30-7:30 p.m. today at Chick-fil-A.

  • LADY'S ISLAND MIDDLE AND INTERMEDIATE SCHOOLS

    EVENTS

  • Erika Powell, Miss South Carolina, will host a session on pregnancy prevention for families of middle and high school students at 6 p.m. May 4 at the school. Details: Shelia Wiley, 843-322-5448

  • ENRICHMENT

  • The school's Junior Leadership class met three Beaufort County leaders March 26: Sen. Tom Davis, Beaufort Mayor Billy Keyserling and Rep. Shannon Erickson. The group discussed the roles of government, local issues and how to develop solutions. The students learned more about how to become and active citizen in the community. They also spent part of the day learning about Beaufort's past through a carriage ride with the Southern Rose Buggy Tour Company.

  • MOSSY OAKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

    EVENTS

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

  • Class group pictures and individual spring pictures will be taken April 24. The group photos cost $8 and must be pre-ordered.

  • Mossy Oaks Elementary PTO and students invite everyone to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life event. The event begins at 7 p.m. April 27 at the Beaufort Middle School track and runs until 7 a.m. Entrance is free. The school's PTO will be selling baked goods as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.

  • RIVERVIEW CHARTER SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • The school's spring book fair kicks off today with a 6 p.m. pizza party. It will be open Tuesday through Friday 8:15-9 a.m., noon-1:30 p.m. and 3:30-4:15 p.m. The book fair closes Friday.

  • ST. PETER CATHOLIC SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • First- through fourth-graders will compete in the annual Diocese of Charleston Mathletics Competition in Mount Pleasant on Saturday.

  • WHALE BRANCH EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL

    EVENTS

  • In conjunction with Whale Branch Middle School, the school will host a session on engaging parents and teens about risky behaviors from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 28. Registration and health screens begin at 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Details: www.wbh.beaufort.k12.sc.us or Onika Wright, 843-466-2726

  • 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 6-11 p.m. June 29, alumni will gather at Darrah Hall at the Penn Center on St. Helena Island. From 7-11 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, 843-838-2794

  • The 1968 class of Robert Smalls High School will fellowship with New Hope Christian Church at 10 a.m. Sunday. Details: Elaine Gantt, 843-524-2295

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