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Welcome to WECHS
Friday, February 21, 2014 Principal’s Weekly Message
Hello WECHS’ families, this is your Principal, Lisa Cummings, calling with your weekly update.
We were happy to have a full week of school this week! Hopefully the weather will cooperate and spring will arrive soon.
At this point, our remaining snow make up days are: March 7th (this was originally an early release day for HS Campus), April 21st , and May 29th and 30th.
Graduation Practice and Commencement will still be held on May 28th. We will need to move the practice time to around 1:00pm. We will let you when this time is confirmed. Commencement is still scheduled for 7:00pm on May 28th.
Seniors, look for an email from Mr. Citrini regarding the process for requesting transcripts.
The National College Fair will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center on Tuesday, March 11 from 4:30-7:30pm. Before the fair, students are asked to register online and watch a video at the following link: www.nacacnet.org/ncfstudent. All students and parents are encouraged to attend.
As a reminder, Express Routes are the only bus routes the days that Traditional Calendar schools are not in session.
Please see the Student Activity Calendar for changes to our African American Heritage Celebration and practice sessions. The Celebration has moved to Thursday, February 27th at 6:30pm with a PTSA meeting at 6:00pm. Everyone please attend!
This week concluded the end of the Plagiarism Presentations to the freshmen class by Ms. Rodems.
Today a letter was mailed out to the parents of those students taking the ACCUPLACER test this spring. Your child’s scheduled test date is at the bottom of the letter for your convenience when scheduling appointments. Please make every effort for your child to be at school and on time for his or her ACCUPLACER test.
Please note these important dates:
February 27: African American Heritage Celebration, 6:30 pm HS Campus; PTSA Meeting 6:00 pm
March 1: WTCC Open House, HS Campus, 1:00-3:00 pm
March 4: ACT for ALL Juniors, HS Campus (workday for WTCC staff)
March 7: Normal School Day (no longer Early Release for HS Campus)
March 13: SGA Talent Expo, 6:30 pm, HS Campus Lounge
March 15: Science Olympiad competition at Campbell University
March 17-21: Spring Break for both campuses (WECHS and WTCC)
March 24: Teacher Workday on HS campus only (WTCC is in session)
March 25, 27 (28): Accuplacer testing
March 28: International Festival, 6:30 pm, HS Campus
March 31-April 4: Express Bus Routes **(subject to change)
For an ongoing list of WECHS happenings, please check our Student Activity Calendar linked on our website. Want to know what your child did at school today? Check the WECHS teachers’ Blackboard sites, http://healthscienceec.wcpss.net/sample-page/our-staff/. For a transcript of this message, please check the Principal’s Corner on our website.
As always, if you have an emergency, please call my mobile number, 919-398-3451.
Thank you and have a great weekend!