Checkout what's happening at WCS! Mrs. Brock's journalism class has done an amazing job with our February newsletter! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FoR833fqFlP0Efd_fnQ3zGoGCMVuZ4Ua/view?usp=sharing
We are super excited for Read Across America Week next week! Help us celebrate and join in on the fun! We would love for you to share your favorite books with us!
Great opportunity for elementary families! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hnmAOgMlwfGuW86U61wBmU2asz8V6LWR/view?usp=sharing
For graduating seniors who are interested in applying, you must submit an essay or other creative asset detailing - How do South Carolina’s laws on distracted driving stack up against other states? Is SC more lenient or strict compared to other states? Do you feel as if it helps? More information can be found here https://www.joyelawfirm.com/joye-scholarship-program/.
Updated Parent Toolkit as of January 29th. https://drive.google.com/file/d/178kmRfz3ZKf-lRCMLkkfpVW95JAAWRsn/view?usp=sharing
The School District of Newberry County will host its annual Recruitment Fair on Saturday, February 20 from 9 am - 11 am at Mid-Carolina High School. All open positions are posted at www.teachatnewberry.com. All Attendees will be required to wear a mask and social distancing guidelines will be followed.
WCS Parents and Staff, Need to report a Close Contact, Household Contact or Positive Case of COVID-19? Click here to answer a few questions (Whitmire Community School COVID-19 Reporting). If you are reporting over a holiday, weekend, or after hours, a school nurse will contact you the next school day for additional information. https://forms.gle/rttQ6CNS2eaRWVQJ8
NCCC Informational Webinar Link: https://www.whitmirecommunityschool.org/article/148460?org=NCCC
Calhoun Falls Charter School Basketball Guidelines
Whitmire High School First Semester Exam Schedule Jan 11 8:00 am English II Writing End of Course Exam Jan 12 8:00 am English II Writing End of Course Exam All other State End of Course Exams (Biology, Algebra I and English II Reading) will be given during the regular Exam Schedule: Jan 14 1st and 3rd Block Exam Jan 15 1st and 3rd Block Exam Jan 19 2nd and 4th Block Exams Jan 21 2nd and 4th Block Exams Algebra I EOC will begin at Noon on Jan 19 and Jan 21 instead of 4th Block.
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iPad Troubleshooting Tips
Reminder: There will be no visitor stands at Ware Shoals on Monday evening. There will be plenty of room to set up chairs and for standing room. You can also sit in the baseball stands. Concession items will be $1 and $2. Please pay with the correct dollar amount (no change will be available).
WCS Parents, please take a moment to complete the nomination form for the WCS School Improvement Council (SIC). The SIC is a group of parents, teachers, community members, administrators, and others who work together to set goals to improve our school. Terms for SIC are two years (2020-2022) and we are asking for nominations of parents to serve on this team! Click the link below to make a nomination. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfSf9jZ7Gq_5s7KYmkr6tXlrrVy3RZ_2D5WRKmOcdtSGGDP_A/viewform?usp=sf_link
SOUTHSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL VARSITY FOOTBALL GAMEDAY REQUIREMENTS (See Attachments)
**Child Nutrition Virtual Learning Meal Options** (Please click on image to see flyer.)
**Legends Stadium Guidelines for the 2020 Football Season: - All spectators must have a ticket to enter. Tickets will be pre-sold. - Facemasks and social distancing are required. Seating and standing areas will be marked. Members from the same household may sit together (limit to 4 family members). - Home fans will enter through the gate that has always been used for the main entrance. Visiting fans will enter through the gate behind the first base dugout. There will be signs and someone to head you in the right direction. - Home and visiting restrooms are available. - Fans will have access to only one concession stand. Please be mindful of facemasks and social distancing guidelines while waiting in line. - At the conclusion of the contest please exit the stadium immediately. No spectators will be allowed on the field.
Fall Sports Information: Due to COVID-19 Athletic Booster Club passes, Senior citizen (Gold Cards) and district employee discounts may not be used for entry into games. Everyone that occupies a seat and those that are in standing room areas must pay to enter an event. Facemasks are required. Social distancing guidelines must be followed. Members from the same immediate family may sit or stand together. Seating and standing room areas will be marked. Admission prices for Fall Sports: Varsity Football - $8.00 Jr. High Football- $6.00 Volleyball- $6.00 Girls Tennis – No charge Volleyball: There will be 70 tickets available for purchase on the day of the match. Priority will be given to parents of both teams. Any remaining tickets will be sold on a first come/first serve basis until we reach capacity. Once capacity is reached no one else may enter. When purchasing tickets please have the correct dollar amount. We will not be able to make change. Home matches begin at 5:30. The doors for the match will open at 5:00pm and we ask that parents be in and seated by 5:20pm. Varsity Football: We will have 300 tickets available and will pre-sell all tickets. The visiting team will receive two tickets per player. We will allow our team members, cheerleaders, and band members two tickets each for parents. Any remaining tickets will then be offered to middle/high students and then other community members. Tickets will be pre-sold to players, cheerleaders, band members and students on Mondays and Tuesdays of game week. Any remaining tickets will be made available to the community on Wednesday at WCS from 9am-12pm or at the stadium ticket booth from 4-6pm. Please purchase tickets with the correct dollar amount. We will not be able to make change. Home games begin at 7:30pm and the spectator gates will open at 6:30pm. Jr. High Football: We will have 300 tickets available and will pre-sell all tickets. The visiting team will receive two tickets per player. We will allow our team members and cheerleaders two tickets each for parents. Any remaining tickets will then be offered to middle/high students and then other community members. Tickets will be pre-sold to players, cheerleaders, and students on Mondays and Tuesdays of game week. Any remaining tickets will be made available to the community on Wednesday at WCS from 9am-12pm or at the stadium ticket booth from 4-6pm. Please purchase tickets with the correct dollar amount. We will not be able to make change. Home games begin at 5:30pm and the spectator gate will open at 4:45pm. **In order for us to host home events, facemask and social distancing guidelines must be followed.
Attention Newberry ONE Parents: Please join us for one of the Newberry ONE information sessions. 9/2- Whitmire Community School Gymnasium @ 5:30 pm Parents will receive information and will have an opportunity to ask questions about the virtual programs.
Updated Parent/Guardian Toolkit as of August 26th: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1iQi8luk7aM_vRmYhESBnOnTVJHoR1MSX/view?usp=sharing