Gazette Class Notes for Aug. 20

classnotes@beaufortgazette.comAugust 20, 2012 



Congratulations to the following Beaufort-area students on their graduation from S.C. Governer's School for the Arts and Humanities Summer Programs: Julianna Dunphy, Maisie Gayken, Ellen Hodges and Melis Tirhi.

Battery Creek High School


Dolphin Pride and Family Night begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Dolphin Stadium. Tickets to the football game will be on sale at half-price at all lunches that day. For more information, see Coach Drafts.

Season tickets to football games will be on sale at half-price through Friday. Details: School bookkeeper Mrs. Meyers or Coach Drafts, 843-322-5580 or 843-322-5574

Title I Parent Night is 6:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 27. The informational meeting will explain more about what being a Title I school means for parents and students.

The PTSO will meet at 6 p.m. Sept. 11 in the media center. The SIC meeting will follow at 6:30 p.m.


PTSO and SIC nomination forms are available in the front office or on the BCHS website. The deadline to submit applications is Aug. 31.

Beaufort Academy


A back-to-school town hall is 6-7 p.m. Tuesday in the gym.

New family orientation is 9-11 a.m. Wednesday.

Beaufort High School


The school will offer "Alive at 25," a defensive driving course, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 8. The course also will be offered at Beaufort Police Department 3:45-8:30 p.m. Sept. 5 and Oct. 3. The course, which costs $35, is required for students who want to drive on campus or receive a school parking permit. To register, go to or call 803-732-6778. Details: Officer Schumcker or Herbet Glaze, 843-322-2104

Port Royal Elementary School


Back-to-school night is 6 p.m. Aug. 28.

St. Helena Elementary School


An open house is at 6 p.m. Aug. 27 in the gym. Teachers and staff will be introduced. Parents can visit classrooms to hear about the new reading curriculum, themes for the year, expectations of students, ways to communicate and have a question-and-answer time.

The SIC will meet at 6 p.m. Sept. 4 in the school cafeteria.


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 Battery Creek High School Class of 1977 will hold a 35th reunion on Nov. 2 and 3 at multiple venues in Beaufort. Stay tuned for details, and check the BCHS Class of '77: 35th Reunion page on Facebook. Details: Geni Flowers, 843-812-3574,

Any member of the Battery Creek High School Class of 2003 interested in helping to organize a class reunion should contact Shayla Sanders at

The Beaufort and Battery Creek high school Class of 1975 will have a dinner at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Hilton Garden Hotel in Beaufort. Details: Earnestine Bleach, 843-838-7328; Lorraine Wiggins Jackson, 843-263-3991; David Smalls, 843-838-2176

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