February 4, 2010
IN THIS ISSUE...
back in session following the biggest snowstorm to hit
Middle Tennessee in seven years. The
snow and ice that fell on Williamson County led to unsafe
driving conditions and prompted officials to
for three days. Fortunately, the roads were clear
enough for students to return to the classroom
This issue of IN FOCUS
features four video stories. In the first one, we'll
take you to Westwood Elementary School where fifth graders
are learning how to make their very own
Plus, school resource officers can be found at every middle
school and high school in the district. We'll show you
PROTECT AND EDUCATE Williamson County
students on a daily basis. Meanwhile, students at
several schools celebrated a special occasion last month.
We'll show you how the kids at Trinity and Walnut Grove
100 DAYS of school. And high
school basketball is in full swing right now. Be sure
to check out the
WCS SPORTS REPORT for highlights and
scores from some recent games.
Some of the other stories
you'll find in this issue of IN FOCUS include
information about a PROM FASHION SHOW
at Centennial High School. We'll explain why attending
this event is a good idea for any student who's planning to
go to prom. Plus, eighth graders at Brentwood Middle
School get an IMPORTANT LESSON
from their high school counterparts. It's part of a
recent program called What I Wish I Would Have Known as a
Freshman. And it won't open until August, but the
new Pearre Creek Elementary School already has a
MASCOT. We'll tell you
what it is.
PHOTO GALLERY features more
than two dozen snapshots from schools across the district.
Plus, you'll also find information regarding Ravenwood's
annual Music 4 Music concert and Page High School's
performance of Cinderella in the
MUSIC/THEATRE section. And
don't forget to check out the
AWARDS & ACCOLADES section where you'll find
information about many of the wonderful accomplishments by
Williamson County students.
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The next issue will come out February 18.
Monday, February 15,
No school for students due to staff development
Monday, March 8, No
school for students due to staff development
Tuesday, March 9, ACT
testing for all 11th grade students
Friday, March 12, End
of third quarter grading period
Friday April 2-9, No
school due to Spring Break
dates, check with each individual school