Gazette Class Notes for June 25

classnotes@beaufortgazette.comJune 25, 2012 

Battery Creek High School


  • Senior portraits are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 16 and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 17. Portraits are taken in the wrestling room by appointment only. There is a sitting fee of $30 due at that time. Details: Mrs. Grooms, 843-322-5580.


  • The SADD Club is collecting boxes of tissues and band-aids for classrooms for the 2012-13 school year. Approximately 100 boxes of each are needed. Donations can be dropped off in the front office Monday through Thursday.

  • Beaufort Academy


  • Beaufort Academy student Katherine Neal was chosen as The Exchange Club of Beaufort's Youth of the Year. Neal, a senior, was chosen from among the club's Youth of the Month winners. Students are evaluated based on grade point average, extracurricular activities and an essay. Neal received a $1,000 scholarship to Clemson University, which she plans to attend in the fall. A portion of the scholarship is made possible by a grant from Charlie Dickerson in memory of his wife, Sue Dickerson, who was an ardent advocate for children's rights.


  • Information for students, including the 2012-13 calendar, supply lists and school forms is online at

  • The school office is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during the summer. Call 843-524-3393 or email to reach school staff.

  • Riverview Charter School


  • There were 18 students with perfect attendance this school year. Congratulations to Lee Jones, Kaki Harrelson, Kendall Martin, Kevin Ford, Jordyn Ford, Christa Moore, Caitlin Moore, Joseph Mooney, Cole McKelvey, Michael Freeman, Cashiel Bowles, Lauryn Black, Clara Kolb, Brenden Ford, Ja'laila Jenkins, Mikhai Greene, Bryce DeFilipis and Marquell Sutton.


  • Riverview will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25 through July 6, with the exception of July 4. Due to the school's move, it will be closed to visitors from July 9 to Aug. 6. During that time, reach the school at Check the school website,, for updates. The mailing address will be 81 Savannah Highway, Beaufort, SC 29906 as of July 16.

  • 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 Robert Smalls Association Reunion will be Friday through Sunday. A wreath will be laid at the bust of Robert Smalls on Sunday. Anyone who attended Robert Smalls High from 1937 to 1970 is invited to participate. Details: Alice Glaze Wright, 843-524-3145 or Edgar Williams, 843-846-8629

  • The Battery Creek High School Class of 1977 will hold a 35th reunion Nov. 2-3 at multiple venues in Beaufort. Stay tuned for details.
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