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Issue 8 - November 8, 2013


Latest News

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE
Auditoriums, baseball fields and two new schools! Crews will be busy in the coming months. We'll update you on the construction projects happening across the district.

 

WCS INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY
Old Man Winter will be here before you know it.  Learn how you can be among the first to know if school is closed due to inclement weather.

 

IMPORTANT HEALTH REMINDER
Cooler weather means cold and flu season is upon us.  The WCS Health Services Department has an important reminder for staying healthy this winter.

 

TN SHOWS DRAMATIC IMPROVEMENT WITH NAEP RESULTS
Great news for Tennessee! The 2013 National Assessment of Educational Progress results have been released and TN was tops in educational growth.

 

AWARDS & ACCOLADES
Athletic events, band competitions and more! Check out some of the latest student and staff accomplishments in the areas of academics, athletics and the arts.

 

WCS TEAMS CLAIM STATE TITLES
State champs!  Two Williamson County athletic teams have new hardware to add to their trophy case. Details inside!

 

ACADEMIC ALL-STARS
Williamson County Schools is proud to announce the first Academic All-Star of the 2013-14 school year. Find out why this student was chosen for this special award!

 

STUDENTS THANK LADDERS TO HOPE DONORS
A special event November 4 gave student leaders an opportunity to thank donors for contributing to the Ladders to HOPE program.

 

SUMMIT HIGH BAND SPORTS NEW UNIFORMS
It took a lot of hard work, but members of the Summit High School Marching Band are now dressed for success thanks to some new uniforms.

 

STUDENT ART ON DISPLAY AT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Students at Trinity Elementary School now know what it feels like to have their art on display for the public. Details inside!

 

LETTERS FROM SANTA
Bring a smile to a child's face this holiday season with Page High School's Letters from Santa fundraiser.

 


Videos

EVENT TEACHES FHS STUDENTS ABOUT DRIVING DANGERS
Students at Franklin High School got a lesson on the dangers of distracted driving during a special event November 6.

 

A SPLIT SECOND DECISION WILL LAST A LIFETIME: SMARTPHONE DANGERS
In this video, Franklin Police Sergeant Tommy Justus has an important message for parents about the dangers of smartphones.

 

CRIMINAL JUSTICE DAY
Watch as hundreds of high school students get a lesson in law enforcement at this year's Criminal Justice Day.

 

JAPANESE STUDENTS VISIT BRENTWOOD HIGH
Students at Brentwood High get a unique lesson in Japanese culture while hosting a group of students from Japan.

 

WCS WEEK IN REVIEW
Costumes, sock hops and a family math night!  The latest WCS Week in Review features events from more than 20 schools.

 

RHS STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN KOMEN RACE FOR THE CURE
In this video produced by Ravenwood High's media production program, students explain why they decided to be part of the Komen Race for the Cure.

 

SUMMIT HIGH STUDENT THANKS TEACHER FOR SUPPORT
In this video produced by the Summit High media production program, a student explains how a teacher has played a pivotal role in his life.

 

FAIRVIEW HIGH FALL FESTIVAL
Fairview High School's media production program takes us inside the first ever Fairview Fall Festival.

 

PARENTING PLAYBOOK: KEEP YOUR EYES ON THE CLOCK
Former NFL wide receiver Freddie Scott II has some helpful tips for parents when it comes to time management.

 


Upcoming Events

RUN FOR RELIEF 5K REGISTRATION UNDERWAY
It's not too late to register for the upcoming Run for Relief 5K in Franklin.  Register today for only $25 and help out a great cause. Details inside!

 

FRANKLIN HIGH PRESENTS MISTLETOE MARKET
The holidays will be here before you know it.  Get started on your holiday shopping Saturday, November 9 at Franklin High School's Mistletoe Market. 

 

FAIRVIEW MIDDLE TO HOST HOLIDAY BAZAAR
Enjoy some pancakes and get started on some holiday shopping at the third annual Fairview Middle School Holiday Bazaar.

 

SUMMIT HIGH TO HOST STOP, DROP & SHOP!
Need to do some holiday shopping?  No problem!  STOP stressing out, DROP off your children at Summit High School, and go SHOP kid-free.  Details inside!

 

CENTENNIAL HOLIDAY CRAFT SHOW
Crafts galore!  Find great gifts for the holidays at the annual Centennial Holiday Craft Show.

 


Photos & More

PHOTO GALLERY
Check out some of the latest pictures from schools around the district in the InFocus Photo Gallery!

 

RUMOR MILL
What's the latest on rezoning efforts? 
When will WCS adopt a calendar for the 2014-15 school year?  Find out in this week's edition of the Rumor Mill.

 

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