School news: Greer
Bob Jones Academy
» Band and chorus students performed with the U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus during their community concert held in Rodeheaver Auditorium on the Bob Jones University campus. Daniel Leedy (euphonium) of Greenville, Bryn Carrier (oboe) and Ethan Thompson (trumpet), both of Greer, played with the band while Lyndsie Gray of Taylors, Elliott Martin of Simpsonville, Emaley Fuller and Jared Miller, both of Greenville, sang in the chorus.
» The Middle School Lions soccer team finished the regular season as the No. 2 team in the Carolina Middle School Conference.
Christ Church Episcopal
» Lower and Middle School Community Matters presents Dr. Heather Gill for “Taming the Technology Drain” 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Nov. 5 in the Upper School Dining Room. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
» The United World Committee will host a Ladies’ Night Out to “The Dozen Divas” 8 – 10 p.m. Nov. 6 at Centre Stage.
» A Safe Schools Training Class is 1 – 4 p.m. Nov. 8 in the Cavalier Training Center. This training is required for all volunteers and chaperones. Contact email@example.com to register.
» Girlology for G4 girls and mothers, led by Dr. Melisa Holmes, co-founder of Girlology and Guyology, is 4 – 6 p.m. Nov. 8 in the Middle School Library. The cost is $75 per pair. Pre-registration is required. Contact Brooke Reed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
» An Arts Guild executive committee meeting is 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Nov. 10 in the private dining room.
» An All School (grades K5 –12) Open House is 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Nov. 11 Contact email@example.com for details or to register.
Our Lady of the Rosary
» Author Miriam Jones Bradley visited students Oct. 21. She spoke about the writer’s journey in hopes of inspiring students to develop a love for reading and creative writing.
Shannon Forest Christian School
» Homecoming 2015 is Nov. 14. Spirit Week dress up days for Lower and Upper school students will be are Nov. 9 - ’merica Day (red, white and blue), Nov. 10 - Tacky Tourist Day, Nov. 11 - Pajama Day, Nov. 12 - Throw Back Day (dress from any past decade) and Nov. 13 - Crusader Spirit Day.
» Crusader Homecoming basketball games are Nov. 14: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. - alumni vs. alumni; 1:30 – 3 p.m. - alumni Low country boil; 3 p.m. - junior varsity; 4 p.m. - varsity women; 5:15 p.m. - varsity men.
The Homecoming Court ceremony will follow the varsity men’s game. For more information about alumni events or to RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
» The Annual SFCS Crusader Club sale of Roebuck Greenhouse poinsettias is in November. Look for order forms in the mail the first week of November or visit shannonforest.com or any school office. All orders are due Nov. 23. Delivery will be Nov. 30.
» Students in Julie Sellars’ Enrichment Cluster class made colorful flower pots that will be taken to Gardens at Eastside by sixth grade BRIDGES students.
» Jen Malone and Stephanie Web taught an Enrichment Cluster class called #thecraftycru. Students painted original Crusader masterpieces.
St. Joseph’s Catholic School
» St. Joseph’s Catholic School and Christ Church Episcopal School celebrated the culmination of their joint “Together for Greenville” spirit week with a donation to St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School totaling $41,000. The two schools hosted a 5K Color Run, multiple spirit nights at local restaurants, a roller skating night, powderpuff game, movie night, bubble soccer tournament and more, followed by a pre-game cookout at CCES before the Christ Church vs. SJCS varsity football game Oct. 23.