South Pointe High School

Stallion Weekly Updates (9/14/2020)

Monday, September 14th is a CDay!

  • Only 9th grade students will report to school for September 14th C-Day to complete MAPS testing. All Virtual School 9th graders should follow the directions in this newsletter to complete MAPS testing.
  • All 10th-11th grade students should log into each of their CANVAS courses and complete the learning activities for each course. All students should engage in at least four hours of remote learning activities. YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ACTIVITES FOR EACH COURSE TO BE MARKED PRESENT FOR THE DAY.
  • The next C-Day will be Monday, September 21. AP/IB/GSSM, ESOL and ESE students will be notified in CANVAS by Thursday, September 17th to attend. Beginning September 28th designated students will attend C-day. Those students will be notified by September 24th via Canvas.

Week of September 14th Schedule

C-Day: Monday, 9/14

A-DAY: Tuesday, 9/15 and Thursday, 9/17

B-DAY: Wednesday, 9/16 and Friday, 9/18

All students should log into each of their CANVAS courses and complete the learning activities for each course. All students should engage in at least four hours of remote learning activities during your remote learning days. YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ACTIVITES FOR EACH COURSE TO BE MARKED PRESENT FOR THE DAY.

Textbook Pick Up for Virtual Students, Monday, Sept 14th

Students may come to the school tomorrow to pick up their textbooks from the bookroom. Students should enter through the front of the school and check in in the lobby. From there you will be directed to the bookroom.


Not all classes will have textbooks to pick up, please refer to information from your teachers if you are in need of a textbook.


Pick Up Times for tomorrow will be:

7:45am - 8:30am

11:40am - 12:20pm

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Laptop Shop will be Open in the Media Center, Monday, Sept 14th from 2:00pm - 3:30pm

South Pointe High School Student Handbook

MAPS testing Information for Face to Face students (F2F)


At this time please plan to provide transportation unless you have previously submitted the MAP testing survey.




Here is a brief look at the student’s test schedule for the day. They will be testing in the morning and testing is expected to be done by 11:50 am. At this time, any students leaving at the end of the test schedule must provide a parent note giving permission for the early dismissal.


Please have your student bring water and a non-perishable snack to school to eat between the tests. They will have a 15 minute break.


Your student also needs to wear a mask while at school while testing.



Testing Schedule: Monday, September 14th


Students will need their Computer and Charger. Please review the Remote Testing Administration Guide for MAP Growth. This guide will give you the websites and information to ALLOW Pop-ups. (Pop-up Blockers need to be removed from our student’s computer.)

Test Times:

8:00 am Students report to SPHS GYM for testing

8:30 am Testing Begins English/Language Arts

10:00 am 15 minute Break/Snack (In testing location)

10:15 am Testing Begins Math

11:45 am Testing Completed

11:50 am Options:

  1. Lunch: Students will be escorted to Cafeteria to pick-up bag lunch and report back to testing location to eat lunch.
  2. Dismissal after testing: Students must bring a signed note from parent/guardian permitting student to leave after testing. Please turn your note in upon arrival to testing administrator.
  3. Students needing bus transportation Home: Students will be dismissed at end of school day 3:37 pm.

ALL students not riding the bus will need to be picked up by 3:45 pm.


Please be sure to review the attached documents for information on navigating the testing site as well as computer updates that should be made prior to testing.

MAPS testing information for Virtual Academy (VA) 9th graders



The MAP Assessment will be administered to ALL 9th grade students Monday, September 14, 2020.


Students attending Rock Hill Virtual School have the option of testing online at home or online at South Pointe High School on Monday, September 14, 2020.


If you have not previously completed the MAP survey requesting to test at school please plan to test at home.



Virtual Testing Schedule: Monday, September 14th


Students will need their Computer and Charger. Prior to testing:
  1. Review the remote Testing Administration Guide for MAP Growth -This guide will give you the websites and information to ALLOW Pop-ups. (Pop-up Blockers need to be removed from our student’s computer.)
  2. Open the ZOOM Link Below to begin your test session.


Virtual Testing Schedule: Monday, September 14th

  1. Students will need their Computer and Charger
    Prior to testing:
  2. Review the remote Testing Administration Guide for MAP Growth -This guide will give you the websites and information to ALLOW Pop-ups. (Pop-up Blockers need to be removed from our student’s computer.)
  3. Open the ZOOM Link Below to begin your test session.



Students Last Name Adams- Gardner

English 8:00AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81841663324?pwd=QmQ3cXlGaG9CdGhWVG5TWHExNFE1UT09

Math 10:00 AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82442983947?pwd=UmI1aGdQOU5xd1ppcXFadFp0b1lRQT09

Meeting ID: 824 4298 3947

Passcode: MAPS




Students Last Name Gaston-Nelson

English 8:00AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85248462466?pwd=WkFCNEg5Y2ptamFqQVU3aGhHTHkwdz09

Meeting ID: 852 4846 2466

Passcode: MAPS

Math 10:00 AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89761001902?pwd=dTZNR1VJdFpLN3djcVZnTUdIRkF5Zz09

Meeting ID: 897 6100 1902

Passcode: VWjJ64



Students Last Name Nichols-Young

English 8:00AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81883883578?pwd=ejVRdUpBMXNhVllPZlQ2cElGVzErQT09

Meeting ID: 818 8388 3578

Passcode: r6vpmS

Math 10:00AM

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87939942848?pwd=RlVJTUlNYitVS0dNL0E1Q0haTmVnUT09



Test Times:


8:00 am Students prepare for testing: log into testing website and Zoom (Links above)

8:30 am Testing Begins English/Language Arts

10:00 am 15 minute Break/Snack (In testing location)

10:15 am Testing Begins Math

11:45 am Testing Completed

11:50 am Options for Virtual Academy students who have opted to test on campus

Lunch: Students will be escorted to Cafeteria to pick-up bag lunch and report back to testing location to eat lunch.


ALL students not riding the bus will need to be picked up by 3:45 pm.

Please review the attached documents. These documents will help your student navigate the testing site and any computer changes that need to be made prior to testing. (Example: Unblocking the Pop-up blockers – this may need to be done on your student’s computer.)

During the test you can contact Dr. Kick, Testing Coordinator @ 843-352-3336 via phone call or text. Please leave a message if she does not answer and she will return your call.

SPHS Fall Open House

This Tuesday at 6:00pm will be our Fall Open House. This year, it will be held in a virtual setting. At 6:00pm, there will be an overview zoom for all parents. After that, parents should go to your students Canvas pages and view Welcome and Informational videos from each of their teachers. Teachers will also be including a Zoom Link where they can be reached live Tuesday evening to answer any questions you may have.


Students will classes at ATC or being taught through the Virtual Academy will have their Open House at another time, as communicated from those programs.

Fall Virtual Open House

Tuesday, Sep. 15th, 6pm

This is an online event.

Kay Runyans is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: South Pointe Fall Parent Open House

Time: Sep 15, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting

https://rockhillschools.zoom.us/j/8574600481?pwd=NHpiSWV5RWlHSjh1bVdmWnVGSlEvZz09


Meeting ID: 857 460 0481

Passcode: OH2021!

Virtual Academy Updates from Dr. Marshall

Updates from Your School Counselors

NEW Counselor Student Assignments

❏ Last Names A-D Brian Rogers brogers@rhmail.org

❏ Last Names E-J Greg Tolliver gtolliver@rhmail.org

❏ Last Names K-Le & GSSM Sonya Williams lswilliams@rhmail.org

❏ Last Names Li-Ri Stephanie Cocchiaro scocchiaro@rhmail.org

❏ Last Names Ro-Z Jan McKiver jmckiver@rhmail.org

Canvas Class Page

Canvas class pages are used to send important announcements to students. All students should enroll in their Canvas class page if they have not done so already. If you do not see your “Class of” icon on your Canvas desktop, you are not enrolled. Use the appropriate link below to enroll. Once you enroll you will be able to access posted announcements. You can also adjust the settings so announcements come to your email as well.

Class of 2021 - https://rockhill.instructure.com/enroll/3JTPM9

Class of 2022 - https://rockhill.instructure.com/enroll/CGD8YY

Class of 2023 - https://rockhill.instructure.com/enroll/8PY8FT

Class of 2024 - https://rockhill.instructure.com/enroll/RFJ7KE

Class of 2021

Senior conferences will be scheduled in the coming weeks.

Please use the link below to ensure we have correct contact information for you so that you will receive all senior information and stay in the loop!

Class of 2021 Contact Information

CACRAO Virtual College Exploration

September 14-October 9

Students and parents are encouraged to register for the various informational sessions offered by CACRAO in lieu of their annual in person college fair. Students and parents will gain a wealth of knowledge regarding college preparation, get exposure to a variety of colleges, and be able to ask questions to admissions counselors, all in a safe, flexible, online environment.

Session participation is free and sessions will be held via Zoom webinar. Students and parents must register for each session they would like to attend in order to receive access to the Zoom login information. If students and parents are unable to attend live, they are still encouraged to register for the sessions as recordings will be available on the CACRAO website afterwards. Use the link below to register for sessions.

2020 CACRAO Virtual College Exploration Registration

SPHS Mask Pick

We are sorry for the shipping delay.


We anticipate the FIRST masks signup orders will arrive on Wednesday 9/16 and the SECOND order signup orders will arrive on Monday 9/18. We will communicate a pickup time and date for both orders upon arrival. We appreciate your patience.

South Pointe High School Improvement Council 20021 Nominations and Elections

The South Pointe School Improvement Council is composed of parents, community representatives, teachers, students and administrators who assist in establishing and monitoring the goals and objectives of the school. The organization will meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 via zoom beginning.


If you would like to serve for a two-year term or if you would like to nominate someone to serve, please fill out the nomination and information form below and return it to the school office or email it to vlowder@thmail.org no later than noon on September 18. All persons nominated must agree to have their names placed on the ballot and must be willing to serve. The election for nominees will be held electronically from September 21-23rd.


SIC Nominations Form

Academic Booster Club Update

The Academic Booster Club is a parent organization that provides support for our school through Academic Awards, Senior Scholarships, Teacher Mini-grants, Teacher Appreciation events, and Student Incentives. If you are interested in being involved in the Academic Booster Club please join us for our first meeting of the year!


Topic: Academic Booster Club

Time: Sep 15, 2020 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting

https://rockhillschools.zoom.us/j/85221595361?pwd=c1RjOTNvOVFkaEFYSmx4L0ZTZno2UT09


Meeting ID: 852 2159 5361

Passcode: 705572


Class of 2022


SPHS Class of 2022. Your Class ring order day is Sept. 14th from 10:00-12:00. You may enter in the front entrance media side door. You can click the link below this video or simply go to jostens.com to place your order or to print your form to bring on the 14th. We look forward to seeing you all and helping you with your class ring process! Go Stallions!!

Week of 9/15/2020 Athletic Events

SPHS Athletic Tickets Link

Click here to be directed to athletic ticket purchasing site. All tickets must be purchased in advance.

This year the Athletic Department is following guidelines from the South Carolina High School League, the Governor and the CDC, and has moved athletic ticketing online. This system will allow us to control capacity and meet social distancing guidelines. Capacity at District Three Stadium South, our home field is 1100 persons with 700 on the home side, the main gym is 360 and the Aquatic Center is 75. Tickets will be available ahead of games and will be marked as "Sold Out" when capacity has been met. We ask that you check for available tickets before coming to stadium, gym or Aquatic Center and purchase ahead of time. No tickets will be sold at any venue. Ticket information is below for away games as well.


We ask that you, the fans, wear masks at all our home matches, respect restroom capacity and avail yourselves of the disinfecting stations. We appreciate your patience and understanding of these new measures that have been undertaken with everyone's safety in mind.


Ticket Links for AWAY Events

York -https://gofan.co/app/school/SC2716

Fort Mill: www.Gofan.co/app/school/SC815

Lancaster: https://gofan.co/app/school/SC1277

Catawba Ridge -https://gofan.co/app/school/SC72614

Rock Hill High - https://gofan.co/app/events/100812?schoolId=SC2017

Northwestern -https://northwesterntrojans.org/event-tickets

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Updates about Stallion Football Season

Season Tickets for the home Varsity Football Season will go on sale on 9/15/2020 and end on 9/18/2020.

Tickets can be purchased on the Athletics website, spstallions.com. Please select “Tickets” in the upper right corner of the page on desktop or under menu on smartphone.

There are limited tickets available and each ticket will be required to select a seat in the stadium. Ticket prices are $40 for reserved premium seats and $29 for General admission seats plus fees.


If you have any questions, please call the Athletic Department at 803-980-2160.

Additionally, if you would like to attend the Friday Night Lights Kickoff Scrimmage on Friday, September 18th, tickets are still available. There is no cost for the ticket but we ask that you follow the same instructions and secure a ticket for entry. Capacity is limited for the scrimmage. Those who get tickets that are labeled for the visitor side stands will need to park in the visitor parking lot and enter through the visitor gate in order to access the visitor stands.


The Athletic Department also asks that all fans continue to practice social distancing and wear masks at all times. We look forward to having our fans in the stands to support our Stallions football team!

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