Current Scholars Academy Students
“Surrounded by students on my level of intellect, determination and integrity, I feel much more comfortable.” - Hilary Martin
Great things are always happening at Scholars Academy and we want our students and parents to stay informed. Below you'll find a variety of information to keep you connected throughout the school year.
Summer Reading Assignments:
Spartanburg County School Districts
Application Process for Fall 2014
All applicants will be notified of status in the selection process by February 28. Students receiving an interview will be contacted by phone. Students whose written application score did not earn them an interview will be notified by letter.
Interviews are held March 17-20 and March 24-27 from 4-7 p.m. in the Administration Building main conference room on the 2nd floor at USC Upstate.
College Spring Break March 10-14
Report to classes at high school as scheduled this week. Buses will run regular schedule March 10-12.
|Freshmen||March 10-12: Report regular schedule |
|March 10-11: Report regular schedule (Interviews & AP practice test)|
March 12-14: Finish interviews & research for project on own
|AP Literature Students||March 10, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: AP practice exam |
|All Scholars||March 13, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.: Community Service Day |
(Sign up wit Mrs. Grant to volunteer throughout the community)
Spartanburg County Spring Break: April 7-11
Freshmen: No classes
Grades 10-12: Follow regular schedule and attend all college and AP classes at USC Upstate this week.
No bus transportation provided this week.
Graduation for Cohort 4: Tuesday, May 20, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Campus Life Ballroom
A formal graduation ceremony will be held for all seniors in The Scholars Academy. Scholars do not participate in the USC Upstate graduation. They DO participate in their own high school graduations.
Finale for Scholars: Wednesday, May 28, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
University Readiness Center at USC Upstate
All Scholars and their parents are invited to the annual Finale where all students will be recognized and awards will be presented. Student speakers and displays will also be included in the program.