November 20, 2008
IN THIS ISSUE...
Thanksgiving is only a week away. Remember, there will
be no school next week for Williamson County students.
The system will be closed November 24 through the 28 due to
the Thanksgiving holiday. Students will not return to
the classroom until December 1.
issue of IN FOCUS, we have four videos for you
to enjoy. In the first one, we'll show you how a
TRIP TO AFRICA inspired a local high school student's
artwork. Plus, children at Oak View Elementary School
receive a visit from a very special
And find what fourth grade teachers are doing to help their
students get a better understanding of
always, be sure and check out the
WCS SPORTS REPORT.
this issue, information about the 2008
STATE REPORT CARD; the
county's newest MIDDLE SCHOOL
gets a name; and local educators gain a better understanding
of what life is like for people
LIVING IN POVERTY. Plus, the
PAGE HIGH SCHOOL BAND and
the CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL
BAND earn distinctive honors.
The IN FOCUS
PHOTO GALLERY contains
dozens of new snapshots from schools across the district.
Be sure and check it out. Also, we have three new
STUDENT SPOTLIGHTS to
share with you this week, and find out which educators were
recently honored by the WC-TV
TEACHER FEATURE prize
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FOCUS will be released December 4.
November 24-28, No
School due to Thanksgiving
December 16-19, First Semester Exams
Friday, December 19,
End of First Semester
5,No School due to Winter Holiday
dates, check with each individual school