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Congratulations to Emerald High School's Meredith Schwendemann who was selected as the Greenwood 50 District Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Schwendemann is a wonderful science teacher here at Emerald and we wish her the best at the state level!
The Emerald Thrift store is really taking off! Watch this informative video to see how Mrs. Padgett's class is making a difference!
There are several important dates coming up:
September 16th at 9 AM will be the junior/senior ring presentation assembly in the gym.
September 23rd- Parent Night for Junior parents about ring information
September 24th- Ring orders may be placed at all three lunches
Other opportunities and important dates will be coming soon!
Friday, October 4th is homecoming!
The Class Homecoming Cartoon Themes Are In!
Seniors: Sponge Bob
Sophomores: Looney Tunes
Freshman: Adventure Times
See your class officers or representatives to see how you can take part in the fun!
This year’s Spirit Week Themes are the following:
Monday: Pajama Day (Students must follow dress code)
Tuesday: Neon Day
Wednesday: Beach Day
Thursday: Your classes theme day
Friday: Class shirt day
Show Your School Spirit!
SGA will be selling personalized Emerald High School Hoodies for $30 starting September 16th through the 20th. Pre-order sales only. Please pick up an order form at lunch or in room 510.
Go to emeraldathletics.com or select the Athletics drop down menu for the latest sports information.
Students from Josh Buchanan's Aerospace class, comprised of both Greenwood High School and Emerald High School students, scored highest in the country on the SREB Advanced Aerospace End of Course Exam for the second year in a row. A total of twenty four students in the country passed the exam. Eleven of those students were from Greenwood 50. Eight students scored in the advanced category across the country. Three of those were Greenwood 50 Aerospace students. The national pass rate was 30% and Mr. Buchanan's class has a pass rate of 92%. Congratulations to Mr. Buchanan and his Aerospace class for another excellent year! Students in the class were: Emory Britt, Jasmine Creswell, Stokes Cromer, Brenden Dianda, Ashby Elliot, Coulter Friez, Matthew Hines, Zackary Rhoden, Ryan Sprouse, Robert Tinkler, Ruben Villareal, John Wiseman.
12 Greenwood 50 students passed the CollegeBoard Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles (AP CSP) exam in May. CollegeBoard states that AP CSP “is an introductory college-level computing course. Students cultivate their understanding of computer science through working with data, collaborating to solve problems, and developing computer programs as they explore concepts like creativity, abstraction, data and information, algorithms, programming, the internet, and the global impact of computing.” Pictured left to right: Amber Crosby (EHS), Rose Whitt (GHS), Aidan Driscoll (GHS), Kenneth Sweezy (EHS), Javin Page (GHS), Denis Savelyev (GHS), Ted Jenks (instructor), Ryan Sprouse (GHS), Emory Britt (EHS), Don Tran (GHS), James Hollingsworth (GHS), Marcus Macias-Ayala (EHS). Not pictured: Christopher Nelson (GHS).
Five Greenwood 50 students passed the CollegeBoard Advanced Placement Computer Science A (AP CSA) exam in May. CollegeBoard states that AP CSA “is an introductory college-level computer science course. Students cultivate their understanding of coding through analyzing, writing, and testing code as they explore concepts like modularity, variables, and control structures.” Pictured left to right: Trenton Burroughs (EHS), Griffin Newbold (GHS), Mitchell Gabriel (EHS), Ted Jenks (instructor), Jasmine Creswell (EHS), Madison Salter (GHS).