Volunteer hours opportunity for students
We are in need of volunteers on Saturday, November 17, from 11am-2pm for our HoHoHo Down and also on Tuesday, November 20 from 3:15-5pm, for the Mega Party. would you please email me with names of those interested or they can email me themselves if you prefer. I will have volunteer letters ready for them the day they volunteer.
Thank you so much for your help!
FBLA and DECA will be meeting on Mondays this year.
The National Honor Society will meet in the Cafeteria Wednesday Nov. 14 @ 3:30.
The HOSA Club meets every Wednesday after school in Mr. Chapman's room
Student Council meets on Thursdays at 3:20 in Mrs. Revis’ room. Everyone is welcome.
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes meets every Friday at 7:40 a.m. in the auditorium.
Thurs, 15 November (all day) Driftwoods Spirit Day (St. James Plaza) 10% goes to the Booster Club
JROTC Booster Club meetings are held on the 2nd Thur of each month at 6pm in the JROTC classrooms.
To view the full calendar and to keep yourself informed regarding what is happening with the JROTC, please visit and bookmark: http://www.sjhsarmyjrotc.com
Congratulations / Achievements
All State Choir
Please congratulate these seven students for auditioning and making SC All State Choir. This is a tremendous achievement and these students worked hard to prepare for the audition.
Baylee Payne-11th Grade
Tanner Brink-12th Grade
Danny Hoppe-10th Grade
Ethan Parr-10th Grade
Torrance Carter-11th Grade
Evan Brink-11th Grade
AJ Neill-12th Grade
Congratulation Teacher of the Year 2018 2019 Mr. Hank Wortley
Athletic Information / Achievements / Results
Are you ready for some Football?
This year, our annual PowderPuff football game will be hosted on Wednesday November 14th beginning at 6:30pm.
Practice will be held November 9th, 12th, and 13th on the practice fields from 3:35-5:00pm.
Boys Lacrosse Announcement
Anyone interested in playing Boys Lacrosse should stop by Coach Grega’s room E217 for information and fundraising materials.
Anyone interested in playing Girls Lacrosse should see Coach Fox in room E225 or email him at email@example.com. The Girls Lacrosse team conditions Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 5-6:30.
After school weight lifting
Student-athletes must sign up and be cleared through arbiter in order to participate (directions can be picked up on training room door).
The St James High School weight room will be available after school from 3:20 -5:00.
Programs are available for both genders, various sports, and geared for beginners up to advanced. Proper attire is required and all weight room guidelines must be followed in order to utilize this privilege.
Any questions please contact Coach Centracchio
Athletic Web Site Click on picture to view All Athletic Information & Results
Online Shopping -- Shark Apparel
The St. James Sideline Store is now available online for your shopping pleasure. Proceeds go to the general athletic account for our Shark student-athletes
Neff Athletic Lettermen Jackets
The Shark Club Website
The 9th annual DirtBag Bash to support your Sharks softball and baseball teams will be on Saturday November 17th at the Beaver Bar. Included with your $20 ticket are: all-you-care-to-eat BBQ w/ sides, oysters, desserts, games, raffles, silent auction, corn hole tournament, tattoo and piercing station, t-shirts, and more. Also, November 17th is not a make-up day so you won’t have to use a sick day and find a sub to attend the DirtBag Bash.
Back by popular demand for 2018: Mr. Capps and his BBQ syndicate will be providing the BBQ again this year.
If you are unfamiliar with the DirtBag Bash you can ask one of your many colleagues that have drank the kool aid and are now counted among our cult-like followers.
For SJHS faculty and staff we have a special deal. Teachers will be allowed to bring one spouse, friend, or guest with their ticket purchase. A portion of the proceeds from this year’s event will be used to help a local family that has been affected by Hurricane Florence.
To buy your ticket please see Coach Jones or Coach Centracchio. (checks payable to The Shark Club)
The Bands of St. James Mattress sale is back on. The new date is November 17th in the St. James High cafeteria.
WRESTLING WITH PAINT FUNDRAISER! SAVE THE DATE! Nov. 26th
Come one, Come all! You don't need to be a Wrestling Fan, or a Shark's Fan for that matter! You just need to have a love for your child and the sport/activity that they play/do!!
Paint a single or a jersey on a spirit stick and show your athletic pride while you sit in the stands and cheer for your athlete. Everyone will wonder where you got that awesome spirit stick from!
How about making a larger one as a wall hanger to commemorate their sports years at SJHS/SJMS. It would make an awesome Christmas/Hanukkah gift.
Check it out for yourself and have some fun with us on 11/26 at 6:00pm at SJHS.
Can’t make it, no worries. You can order one of the four choices of shapes (singlet, jersey, sleeveless jersey or megaphone) as a DIY kit (stick or wall hanger) with your choice of either or traditional Shark colors or your school colors if your from another school.
Please email me with any questions and see the link below for the form to attend Wrestling with Paint Night! Clorinda Mason firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out the EVENT on the https://www.facebook.com/events/291886834994565/?ti=icl
Please make sure to download the form and send in your payment to guarantee your spot.
If you are ordering A DIY, please specify if you will need different paint colors other than our Shark colors!
Please make sure to send in your form and payment to Coach Anderson at SJHS or Cindy Wells at SJMS no later than 11/20 at the absolute latest so that we can have your wood pieces cut and ready for you the night of the fundraiser.
Please bear in mind,that you cannot just show up at the fundraiser without letting us know in advance what shape you are planning on doing, as they need to be precut especially for you!
Thanks so much. We are looking for a tremendous turnout.
Students and staff will be selling Texas Roadhouse gift cards. If you would ask your co-workers, family, and friends to help your child reach high sales. There of lots of great rewards and incentives for those with top sales, including the class with the highest sales. Thank you in advance for your help in making this a successful fundraiser for SJH. Sales run thru November 30 and cards will be issued December 10.
Support your Sharks while making a lasting impression. An engraved brick paver in the courtyard of Shark Stadium is a unique way to recognize any shark fan. Whether in honor or memory of a special person, it's a gift that will last a lifetime. This special tribute is only $100 and benefits St James Athletics. For more information contact SJHS Athletic Director, Billy Hurston 843-650-1319.
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Save The Date
March 4 -- Parent Night/Open House 4 til 7pm
April 5 -- Prom 7-11pm
April 15-22 -- Spring Break
April 24-28 -- Grad Bash Senior Trip
HCS Make-up Days
Monday, October 8, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Friday, January 18, 2019
Monday, February 18, 2019
End of Grading Period
Report Card Issuance Dates