Announcements

Spartanburg Methodist College Lunch Visit 
An Admissions Counselor from Spartanburg Methodist College will be in the cafeteria for a lunch visit on Friday, February 22nd. Stop by their table if you have applied or would like to find out more about Spartanburg Methodist College.
 
SAT Cram Session at USC Upstate
SC Test Prep is offering a SAT Workshop at USC Upstate on Thursday, March 7th from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., in the USC Upstate Library Building, Room 226. Dinner will be provided for all attending students. Register at https://www.sctestprep.com/ by March 1st. 
 
BMW Academic Outreach Camp
BMW is partnering with USC Upstate, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, and American Credit Acceptance to provide a FREE two-week camp in June to current JUNIORS considering STEM careers in Manufacturing or Healthcare. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO ATTEND BOTH WEEKS. Apply online at https://www.uscupstate.edu/outreach
DEADLINE:  MARCH 1, 2019 
 
Senior Cap and Gown Orders
SENIORS if you have not placed your order for your cap and gown for graduation and other additional items, please call 1-800-Jostens (567-8367) and place your order as soon as possible to ensure the grad supplies will be at the senior delivery event on March 12th. If you only need to order a tassel ($10.70 w/ tax), you may go by Josten’s or call the local office and place the order at 864-574-3518 and press #2 when the recording begins.

Converse College School of the Arts (SOA)
If your vision is to develop your talents as an artist or performer, Converse College School of the Arts (SOA) may be the answer to your quest.  High school seniors are invited to compete for talent-based scholarships in Art, Dance, Music, Musical Theatre and Theatre. To be admitted into the Petrie School of Music, auditions are required.  Auditions dates are listed below.  Visit www.Converse.edu/SOA for more information.  

Audition and Portfolio Dates
Friday, November 16th Art, Music, Theatre & Dance
Friday, January 18th Music
Friday, February 15th Art, Music, Theatre & Dance
Friday, March 15th Art, Theatre & Dance
Friday, April 12th Art, Music, Theatre & Dance
 
Spartanburg Community College Open House 
Spartanburg Community College will have Discover SCC Open House on Saturday, March 23rd, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at their Central Campus. Students will have the opportunity to tour the campus, find out about financial aid, scholarships, FAFSA, and apply FREE. Register to win prizes including a $500 SCC scholarship. Register for Open House at www.sccsc.edu/ or call 864-592-4122 by March 20th.
 
Spartanburg Community College 
A representative from Spartanburg Community College will be at Broome on the morning of Thursday, April 11th, to give the Accuplacer Test. The Accuplacer Test is used to determine class placement for classes at Spartanburg Community College. IF YOU WANT TO TAKE THE ACCUPLACER TEST, COME TO GUIDANCE TO SIGN UP. 
 
Benedict College Spring Open House
Benedict College will host its Spring Open House on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Register online at https://www.benedict.edu/spring-open-house/ or call 803-705-4910. 
 
Duke University Summer Programs 
Duke University is now accepting applications for several summer programs that are being offered. Visit https://summersession.duke.edu/high-school-students for details.
DEADLINE: April 15, 2019