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    Good Morning!  Today's announcements for Monday, March 8th: 

     

     

    March is Women’s History Month as well as Irish-American Heritage Month

    Irish fact for today:  It is estimated that as many as 4.5 million Irish arrived in America between 1820 and 1930. Between 1820 and 1860, the Irish constituted over one-third of all immigrants to the United States.

    Today is also International Women’s Day. Let us celebrate the social, economic, and political achievements of women around the world. The day also brings international awareness to gender parity. There are currently 22 presidents/heads of states in the world. There are 4 Queens or Vice-Regal Females in power.

     

    Are you interested in environmental issues? Do you love the ocean and the beach? Would you like to create some positive change? The Socastee Ocean Club will have its first meeting soon. If you are interested, please see Mr. Hendrix in Room 319, or email him for meeting details.

    In March of 2020, Covid-19 destroyed normal life as we know it and took away some of our favorite past times including live entertainment.  Only two days after schools closed, Broadway went completely dark and hasn’t returned since.  Until NOW!  This spring, Socastee Performing Arts will help to revive Broadway with a review of the best shows of 2020.  We will cover songs from hits like Beetlejuice, Mean Girls, and Hamilton.  Come show off your skills and try something new.  We are currently looking for talented singers, dancers, and actors.  Auditions will be held Monday, March 8th.  For audition information and instructions, you will need to join the Musical Google Classroom. The code is yi62nLb.  This code will also be available on flyers all around the school and specifically located on the bulletin board outside the Chorus room. Tech positions are also available.  Come have fun with us and help bring Broadway back to life!!

    Seniors, please complete the Senior Spotlight Google Form that was emailed to you, and also be sure to get your Junior year pictures sent in for our Senior Slideshow.

    Senior Cap and Gown photos will be April 15th and 16th, you will get an email from School Bell Studios to make an appointment.

    Congratulations to our Mock Trial team who placed 1st Runner Up in their Regional Competition. They have also qualified for the State Competition that will take place at the end of this week.

    Congratulations to Cinthya Morales-Cobian! She was our first-place student winner for our Library Lover's Photo Contest. She will receive a $25 gift card of her choice. We also decided to add a second-place winner. Our second-place winner was Oswin Perez-Carbajal! Oswin will receive a $10 Amazon card.

    Congratulations to the JV baseball team! The JV baseball team beat Waccamaw Friday night 11 to 1.  Saturday at 12noon lost to Georgetown 4 to 2, at 2pm beat Conway 12 to 9 and at 4:30pm beat Georgetown 8 to 1 win the Georgetown JV Tournament for the second year in a row.

    Good Luck to our Lady’s Lacrosse team as they travel to Waccamaw today and our Men’s Lacrosse as they host Waccamaw today. Both games start at 6:00.

     

    Best of Luck to our Varsity Baseball Team in their Scrimmage this afternoon against Latta here at home, the game starts at 6:00

     

     

    Have a Great Day Braves.