Byrnes Freshman Academy

Every child

Every day


Upcoming Events


  • Sports Physical Form

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 10/6/2014
    Click Here for the Most Recent Version of the Physical Form
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  • Look at Our Calendar

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 9/23/2014
    To keep up with all of our activities, check out our school calendar on a regular basis.
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  • Dates for Mid Term reports and Report Cards

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 9/10/2014
    Click on the link above for the dates our school issues Mid Term reports and Report cards.
    Please contact your child's teacher if you have concerns.
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  • Parent Portal Directions

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 8/26/2014
    Click Here for instructions on creating your parent portal account.
    Please make sure you  click create a account for your child this year.  Once you click create an account you will use the previous information to update your account.You must use your child's given name when creating the account.  Nicknames will not work.
    Once the new information is created, it will follow the student for the
    rest of their time in District Five.  Students will be given instructions to bring home tomorrow, August 28.
    Should you need help, please call our Guidance Department
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Discrimination of all persons is prohibited with regard to employment and any other program or activity on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, color, immigrant status, English speaking status or disabling condition in District Five Schools of Spartanburg County as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments Act of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended.Section 504 Coordinator, Cathy Boshamer; Title IX Coordinator, Dr. Scott Turner.

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Welcome to James F Byrnes Freshman Academy of District Five Schools, where we attempt to meet the needs of every child, every dayWe hope you enjoy your visit to our website. 
Neel Edwards, Principal
100 Rowe Street
                   PO Box 277                   
Duncan, SC 29334
Phone: (864) 949-2320
Fax:     (864) 949-2328