February 26, 2009
IN THIS ISSUE...
of IN FOCUS features a special performance of
ALICE IN WONDERLAND, courtesy of the students at
Ravenwood High School. Plus, fifth graders explore the
wonderful world of science at Chapman's Retreat Elementary
School's first annual
SCIENCE FAIR. And we'll
take you to Hillsboro K-8 where eighth graders spent weeks
preparing their projects for
HISTORY DAY. Plus,
be sure to check out some of the highlights from the Middle
Tennessee high school hockey championship in this week's
WCS SPORTS REPORT.
Some of the other stories
you'll find in this issue of IN FOCUS include
the latest regarding the search for a new
DIRECTOR OF SCHOOLS and
information on how to attend the
WCS ART SHOW for free. Plus, Centennial High
School's cheerleading squad wins a
a Franklin High School student competes in the Special
Olympics' World WINTER
GAMES and Williamson County's most famous
JUMP ROPE team wins first
place at a recent tournament.
A local elementary school is
planning to host a REPTILE
EXPO. We'll explain what that's all about.
Plus, find out what some local students are doing to help
local STORM VICTIMS.
Also, we'll explain how a new advisory group is hoping to
assist the parents of students with
features five dozen snapshots from schools across the
district. Plus, find out which students were honored
with this month's STUDENT
SPOTLIGHT and take a trip inside the classroom as we
recognize four new educators with our
Also, don't forget to check out the
MUSIC/THEATRE section, where
you'll find information regarding upcoming performances of
The Sound of Music and Beauty and the Beast.
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FOCUS will be released on March 12.
Friday, March 13, End
of Third Quarter Grading Period
6-10, No School due to Spring Break
18-21, Semester Exams
Thursday, May 21, Last
Day of Second Semester (1/2 day for students)
21-24, Graduation Window