Any student interested in entering the Doodle for Google contest should see Mrs. Doughty in Room 131. The winner of this competition will get their design displayed on Google.com, a $30,000 college scholarship, a $50,000 Google for Education technology award for your school, a trip to Google headquarters, a Chromebook, android tablet, and more!
Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union and Horry Telephone, Inc. Key Scholarship will award two $1000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors seeking a four-year degree from either Coastal Carolina University or Francis Marion University. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA. For more details and information on how to apply, visit the South Florence Guidance Scholarship and Special Opportunities webpage. Information is also on file in Guidance.
College Prep will conduct a SAT/ACT Workshop at South Florence on Friday, December 2 from 8:30 AM-3:30 PM. The cost is $35 and students may register to attend in the main office.
The SFHS International Club meeting will be Monday, October 24th in room 230 at 3:40. We will have Jamaican Jerk chicken.
Please read Wednesday through Friday, Oct. 19 -21."
SENIORS and STAFF MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!
The FINAL Senior Portraits Day has been rescheduled for Thursday, November 17th in the auditorium. There is a $10 sitting fee and the pictures will be 1 casual and 1 formal pose. APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED and must be arranged by Friday, November 11. If you have already signed up for an appointment time you do not need to do anything else except come to the auditorium on picture day at your scheduled time. If you still need to make an appointment there are a few spots left so don’t delay! To make an appointment please come to Room 119 and write your name on the sign-up sheet that is on the wall outside of the door.
Any staff who still needs to take their yearbook photo may have their picture taken on November 17th as well. No appointments are necessary for staff photos.
There will be a DRAMA CLUB meeting for members on Wed., Nov. 2, from 3:30-4:30 in room 225. Please plan to attend for improv. games and sign ups to view To Kill a Mockingbird at Florence Little Theatre.
South Florence will host College Application Day on Tuesday, October 25. Seniors may sign up in guidance for a time to meet with a college representative or receive help completing an application. Colleges that will be present include Francis Marion, Florence Darlington Technical and Coker. Other colleges may be added.
College Application Day for South Florence Seniors will be held on October 25th from 8:30 AM- 3:30 PM. Seniors may sign up in guidance for a specific time to meet with a college representative or receive help completing an application. Colleges attending will include Francis Marion, Florence Darlington Technical and Coker. Other colleges may be added. Seniors are reminded to check their exam schedule before signing up for a specific time. Our exam schedule was changed due to Hurricane Matthew.
On Wednesday November 2nd, students in 11th and 12th grades may take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, also known as ASVAB. This aptitude test assesses a student's ability to learn new skills, predicts success in a wide variety of occupations, and offers a career exploration and planning experience. This test is offered free of charge, but students must sign up between now and October 21st in the Main Office to take it.
Please note this is the same day as the PSAT, 11th graders who have paid and signed up to take that may NOT take the ASVAB.