Packet College Honors for Aug. 13

classnotes@islandpacket.comAugust 14, 2012 

Miscellaneous

EVENTS

Registration meetings for parents and athletes for the fall crew season is 6-8 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Hilton Head Island library, 11 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, or 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 25 at the library. Details: 843-597-3145

OTHER

Christ Lutheran Preschool on Hilton Head Island will be offering a full-time program for two-year-olds in the fall. Parent orientation is 7 p.m. Aug. 15. Details: 843-785-6570

Beaufort County School District

OTHER

School supply lists for the next school year are on the Beaufort County School District website, www.beaufort.k12.sc.us.

Bluffton Middle School

OTHER

Any students interested in playing Bluffton Barracuda Football can pick up an informational flier in the main office. Details: www.blufftonbarracudasfootball.com, cudafootball@hargray.com

Beaufort-Jasper Academy for Career Excellence

EVENTS

An Open House is planned for 1-7:30 p.m. Aug. 15. You can pick up your student's class schedule, visit teachers, purchase uniforms at a discounted rate or pick up uniforms ordered in June. There will be a free spaghetti dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. and door prizes.

H.E. McCracken Middle School

EVENTS

Orientation is 1:30 p.m. Aug. 16 for eighth-graders and 2:30 p.m. Aug. 16 for ninth-graders. Students and parents/guardians are invited to attend an information session in the cafeteria.

Hilton Head Christian Academy

OTHER

The Parent Teacher Fellowship is looking for new board members. Details: jessweaver@hargray.com

The school seeks room moms or dads for next year's lower school classes. Details: wcummings@hhca.org

Hilton Head Island Elementary School

EVENTS

The back-to-school PTA expo is 5-6:30 p.m. Aug. 15. You will obtain your car hang tag, cafeteria information, bus transportation and be able to sign up for volunteer opportunities.

An informal drop-in session for first-grade families to meet with teachers is 8:30-10 a.m. Friday.

Hilton Head Island Middle School

EVENTS

StingRay Startup is Aug. 14: 10-11 a.m. for eighth-graders; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for seventh-graders; 1-3 p.m. for sixth-graders; and 3-6 p.m. for general registration. Bring proof of residency for returning students if it was not completed over the summer. Student pictures will be taken; uniforms are not necessary.

The first day of school starts at 7:30 a.m. Aug. 20. Any students who have not picked up their schedules should arrive early and report to the front office, which opens at 7 a.m.

Hilton Head Preparatory School

EVENTS

Lower School and new student orientation is Aug. 14 in the Lower School Commons. "Meet the Teacher" will be 1-2 p.m.

An orientation for new parents will be 10:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 14 in the Lower School Commons.

The first day of school starts at 8 a.m. Aug. 15. Opening convocation begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Field House for all students and faculty.

Michael C. Riley Elementary School

EVENTS

The Back to School Expo is 5-7 p.m. Aug. 14 in the cafeteria. Parents are invited to meet their child's teacher. A spaghetti dinner will be served. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for kids. Details: 843-706-8300

Okatie Elementary School

EVENTS

An open house is 2-3 p.m. Friday. Students can meet their teachers and see their classrooms.

The first day of school begins at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 20.

Red Cedar Elementary School

EVENTS

An open house will be 1-3 p.m. Friday. Students may go to their classrooms, meet their teachers and drop their supplies off.

School starts at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 20. Students may arrive no earlier than 7:45 a.m. Students can wear their spirit shirts.

OTHER

The school will be closed Aug. 16 until 1:30 p.m. for the all-staff Beaufort County Schools Rally. Hours will be 1:30-4 p.m.

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