Greer Middle band students opened the new tuner/metronomes and contact microphones that were funded last month when Ripple donated $29 million to flash fund all projects on the Donors Choose website. Band teacher Jordan Laird had requested $2,564 for the 60 items.
Northwood musicians earn Superior ratings
Northwood Middle sixth grade orchestra and chorus both earned Superior ratings at the Six Flags festival in Georgia recently.
Miesha Lavel Richardson, of Greer, has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS).
Northwood orchestra receives honor
Northwood Middle seventh and eighth grade orchestras performed at Marietta High in Georgia on April 28.
The seventh grade received an Excellent rating, and the eighth grade received a Superior rating.
Karina Chun, a 7th-grade student who is currently home-schooled, was invited to join the Duke University Talent Identification Program’s prestigious 7th Grade Talent Search where she has been enrolled since November, 2017.
Students from Mountain View and Tigerville elementary schools danced, shouted and clapped to the music of Michael Levine last week.
Riverside Middle School Student Council celebrated Spirit Week recently with theme days, nightly activities, and a Community Spirit Fest with food trucks and games against rival Northwood Middle. Spirit Week proceeds will benefit the Greenville chapter of the American Red Cross.
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The Rotary Club of Greater Greer recognized over 200 students from five area schools during recent celebrations.
District Five Schools Board of Trustees has approved several new appointments on the school and district levels.
The board approved Phillip Dean as the new principal of Reidville Elementary, effective July 1, to replace retiring principal Dr. Kim Deering.