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Posted: January 8, 2014 - 11:24am
Our Lady of Peace School Principal Stephen Hickey is pied during the 2013 Strawberry Festival at Our Lady Of Peace School in North Augusta. Pam Mentrupe (left) helped Kathleen Wahl (right, arm) pie Hickey as his daughter Anna Hickey (center) laughs. This year's Strawberry Festival will be April 26.  SARA CALDWELL/FILE
SARA CALDWELL/FILE
Our Lady of Peace School Principal Stephen Hickey is pied during the 2013 Strawberry Festival at Our Lady Of Peace School in North Augusta. Pam Mentrupe (left) helped Kathleen Wahl (right, arm) pie Hickey as his daughter Anna Hickey (center) laughs. This year's Strawberry Festival will be April 26.

• The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities is accepting applications through today for its 2014 summer programs and the 2014-15 school year. For details and requirements, visit www.scgsah.org.

• The Area II Spelling Bee will be held Monday at 4:30 p.m. at North Augusta High School.

• The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics is accepting applications through Feb. 15 for its class of 2016. For details and requirements, visit www.scgssm.org.

• Applications are being accepted for the Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Innovative Teaching Mini Grants program. The grants are awarded to elementary and middle school teachers who seek to use creative and innovative methods in the classroom related to science, math and technology. Award categories are $500, $750 and $1,000. Teachers in Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell and Edgefield counties in South Carolina and Columbia and Richmond counties in Georgia are eligible to apply. Applications are available at www.srs.gov/general/outreach/edoutrch/ed_home.htm and must be submitted by close of business March 3.

• Those interested in volunteering at the school should e-mail BelvederePTO@yahoo.com.

• The Fox Creek High School Expo for students and parents will be held Jan. 21 at 6 p.m. Registration for the 2014-15 school year will begin and representatives from Aiken and Piedmont Technical colleges will provide information on dual-enrollment opportunities for rising junior and senior students.

• Teacher conferences and report card distribution will be held from 4-7 p.m. Jan. 21.

• The Miss Fox Creek pageant will be held Feb. 22 at the Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St., Augusta.

• Board of directors meetings are held on the last Monday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Fox Creek conference room.

• HHE T-shirts are $12 each. Youth and adult sizes are available. Make checks payable to HHE.

• School T-shirts are available for $15.

• Zaxby’s night is Jan. 28.

• Coupon books are available for sale in the front office. They are $10 each.

• Sponsors and donations for the archery team’s needs are being sought. E-mail Mr. Bartley at the school.

• The Synergistic Lab is in need of paper towels, AA batteries, notebook paper, black medium point Sharpies, vinyl gloves, 9-inch balloons, Elmer Glue All, baby food carrots, wax paper, jars of yeast, packets of ketchup and mustard, and sandwich and snack bags.

• The NAMS School Improvement Council meets the third Tuesday of each month.

• Catholic Schools Week will be held Jan. 26 through Feb. 1 with daily events at the school.

• The Mardi Gras Silent Auction will be held March 8 from 7 to 11 p.m. on the school campus. Call (803) 279-8396 ext. 100 for more information.

• The Strawberry Festival will be held April 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the OLP soccer field.

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