Articles by: amcallister

A Special Gift

A Special Gift

Christmas came early for the 4th and 5th grade classes at GCS in the form of technology. Both Mrs. Weathers and Mrs. Wade’s homerooms received an IPAD to enhance programs with their Smart Boards. This purchases were made possible by a generous contribution from Jill McGee and her family.

Members of the Middle School Student Council load up boxes and bags of non-perishable items to deliver to a local food bank. The students coordinated a school wide canned food drive to benefit the Food Bank of Greenwood County. According to Mrs. Zana Evans, MS Student Council faculty advisor, 1,376 non perishable items were collected from GCS students and families. To increase participation among the students, the collection was also a competition between grades. Mrs. Goforth's K5 class brought in the most with almost 350 items. Mrs. Taylor's 7th grade class had the most in Middle School with 163 cans and the high school winner was the 9th grade class with 147 items.

Canned Food Drive

Members of the Middle School Student Council load up boxes and bags of non-perishable items to deliver to a local food bank. The students coordinated a school wide canned food drive to benefit the Food Bank of Greenwood County.

Celebrating our Grands!

Celebrating our Grands!

More than 400 guests and staff enjoyed musical performances from GCS elementary students to celebrate Grandparents Day on Oct. 1, 2015. The musical selections were coordinated by GCS music teacher Miss Chaney Rolin. The Parent Teacher Fellowship volunteers provided refreshments while all guests shopped at the Media Center Book Fair

Pettit, Boggs Named Offensive Players of the Week

Pettit, Boggs Named Offensive Players of the Week

The Greenwood Touchdown Club recently recognized weekly high school football award winners. Pictured left to right: Ben Pettit (Week 3 Offensive Player of the Week), GCS Coach Gary Gillion and Bryson Boggs (Week 4 Offensive Player of the Week). Both Pettit and Boggs are seniors and posting great rushing and touchdown numbers this season.