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  • **Last Day of School**
    Due to legislation passed by the SC Legislature, and signed by Governor Haley, the last day of school for District Five students and teachers will now be JUNE 1.  Friday, May 29 and Monday, June 1 will be half-days for students, and full days for employees.  3rd and 4th period final exams for high school students will be given on Thursday, May 28.  1st and 2nd period exams will be on Friday, May 29.
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  • ReCapture Dates

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 4/17/2015
    Recapture date for students who have over 10 absences for a class is this Sat., May 9th
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  • Profile of SC Graduate

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 3/9/2015
    Click here to read more about the Profile of the SC Graduate:
    Profile of the SC Graduate
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  • Pay for Lunches Online

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 1/23/2015
    Use our new online method for paying for lunches.
    You will need your child's student number to register.  Call the school if you need assistance.
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  • Dress Code Reminder

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 1/2/2015
    As warmer weather approaches, please be mindful of the district dress code policy.  It can be found on the right side of our webpage under student handbook on page 39.   Research shows appropriate dress for students promotes learning and reduces distractions.  Thank you for your help in maintaining a good learning environment for all of our students.
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  • Parent Portal Directions

    Posted by Candi Vaughn at 8/26/2014
    For instructions on creating your parent portal account. Click here for Directions
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School Improvement Council Report 2014- 2015


James F Byrnes Freshman Academy of District Five Schools, 
Where success stories are born everyday.
Neel Edwards, Principal

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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.