Prom 2015: The Great Gatsby 



Band of Blue
Simply Sheets Fundraiser
$40 per pack (All Sizes-1800 Thread Count)


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SCETV is featuring a discussion on the new ACT Aspire, ACT, and ACT WorkKeys tests for students in grades 3-8 and grade 11. Learn more by tuning in at 7pm on Wednesday, March 25 to watch Carolina Classrooms! #TestReadySC #SouthCarolina #Education


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Prom Friday, March 27 8 PM - Midnight in the Cougar Gym

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Spring Break

March 30 - April 3

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Last Seat Time this school year for Underclassmen Attendance Recovery on April 25. Pay $25 at fee window and take receipt to Mrs. Warner in SHHS to reserve your space.


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All juniors will be required to take the ACT and Workkeys assessments this year. The ACT will be given Tuesday, April 28 and the WorkKeys will be given Wednesday, April 29. Please click on the following links for more info:
Why are students taking the ACT?
SC ACT Aspire WorkKeys Parent Flyer



               SIC at 6 pm & PTSO at 7 pm on April 7
                                in room 4113.

 A Healthier You...
"March is National Nutrition Month. And at halfway through the month, we’re in the thick of it! Schools are making great strides with the healthy options they are serving up to students in the cafeteria; out-of-school time sites are getting kids involved in nutrition education; and families around the country are making fruits and veggies staples at mealtime."
What do we do when April comes along to keep up our progress for a healthier you?

Check out some ideas at:
Healthier Generation




New Construction Tech class. teacher at TCTC, Mike Swearingen, has built some beautiful little birdhouses and they are for sale ranging between $10-$20.  Nothing says I Love You like a gift for Mother's Day or Easter, or perks up your spring flower garden like a colorful birdhouse.  Samples are on display in the media center.

They also have gorgeous garden sheds for $250.  Go by TCTC to see their handiwork.

Mike Swearingen  





Josten's will be at the High School on April 15, 2015 for students to order and pick-up graduation supplies. If you have not ordered a cap and gown, please make plans to visit the school on April 15, 2015 by 11:00 A.M.  All fees must be paid in full to receive graduation supplies.






 ACT 155 Diploma

 Deadline December 15, 2015



Celebrate, Be Thankful...Make a difference!
This is your opportunity to honor the memory of Kermit Trevor Hudson and his love of music through the KTHMF Scholarship Fund established as his living legacy to make a difference in the lives of piano, voice, and audiovisual scholarship recipients for years to come.
Donations for this fund can be made at the Fee Window or


Helpful Websites

This site provides easy access to families regarding what children should be learning in school each year. These family-friendly standards are organized by grade level and address English Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies. The site includes updated content for the Common Core State Standards and is available in English and Spanish. The majority of the content for Common Core on the site was developed by the Council of the Great City Schools.
Here is a 3-minute video which explains the standards to general audiences as well.

USATestprep is an effective web based technology to improve student test performance. It is available for EOC, SAT and ACT. USATestprep also help with most core content such as ELA, Algebra 1, Algebra 2 etc...
1. Go to
2. Select “Member Login” at the top right corner
3. If your child has never logged in before, create a student profile
            Account ID: colletonsc
            Activation Code: stu3533
4. If your child has logged in before, ask him/her for their login information
            Account ID: colletonsc
5. Login to the site using your student username and password
6. Once logged in, click on the “Getting Started” button on your home page


Useful Links
Staff Email
Cougar New Tech
Parent / Student Connect
Renaissance Learning
Educator Handbook


Excent Online

Links for Teachers and Staff
TestView / Enrich

IT Direct

Kelly Services

Hometown Educational Rewards -- Register Your BONUSCARD® Today!


Special Days:

March 27: Prom

March 30 through April 3: Spring Break.

April 7: SIC and PTSO meetings PM

April 9: Half Day for Students 12:00 Noon Dismissal

April 10: Dress Down Day Relay For Life Students $1, Staff $2

April 11: Winter Sports Awards (Basketball, Wrestling, Cheerleaders)

April 15: Josten's Senior Delivery of Graduation Supplies

April 16: Arts Extravaganza

April 24: Early Dismissal 12:00 noon for everyone-Rice Festival

April 25: Rice Festival

April 25: Drug Free Classic

April 28: ACT

April 29: WorkKeys Test

April 30: Fourth Quarter Interims