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Tiger Paw March 2017

Congratulations! WW Tiger Band

Congratulations Tiger Band!

WW Tiger Concert Band for their Superior Rating at Large Group Performance Evaluation on Friday, which is the highest rating a band can receive!

Middle School Art!

Funky Chickens & Acrostic Hamburgers! 

WWMS Students Successful at FBLA Regional Leadership Conference FBLA Students at RLC

Washington Wilkes Middle School FBLA attended Region Leadership Conference January 26th . Region conference consists of going to workshops, meeting new people, and the best- competition. At the conference, the workshops get you moving around, meeting new people, while having lots of fun! The people that competed at RLC is Chase Chafin, Emily Eligio, Jayden Guin, Kylie Pruit, Eduardo Sandoval, Brett Tanner, Darien Todd, and Yesica Velazquez.  Students always have a blast at Region Leadership Conference. Sixth grader, Kylie Pruit said, "My favorite part of the conference was interacting with students from different places in Georgia and winning awards." Overall, these Middle Schoolers had an awesome experience at Georgia FBLA Region Leadership Conference. Darien Todd placed 1st in Parliamentary procedure concepts, Kylie Pruitt placed 2nd in Personal Financial concepts and 3rd in Career Exploration, Emily Eligio placed 4th in Career Exploration, Jayden Guin placed 5th in Marketing concepts, and Eduardo Sandoval placed 5th in Business Concepts.

Student Literacy Projects

Reading is an important skill needed everyday.  To help encourage our students to read independently, WWMS has implemented a new independent reading program.  Students will be required to read 4 teacher-approved books each grade period and complete a literacy project for each one.  More details are found under the parent resources link.  Please contact the school if you have any questions.

Report Cards to Go Home Friday

Report cards will go home this Friday, January 6.  Several other pieces of important infroamtion will be in the envelope with report cards.  Please make sure to sign the necessary forms and return to school Monday, January 9.

Holiday Band Concert

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Band Fruit!

The Washington Wilkes Tiger Band is currently selling fruit and fancloth! Orders will be accepted through Monday, October 31.

Fruit delivery will be Saturday, December 3.

Fancloth Items  

Band Fruit

Report Cards Go Home October 12 Report Cards

WWMS students will be receiving their report cards this Wednesday, October 12.  The promotion rubric for this year is also included in the envelope with report cards.  Please sign both of these forms and return them to school on October 13.  If you have questions about grades, please contact the school at 706-678-7132 or contact the teacher by email.

Beta Club Induction Ceremony & Breakfast Beta Club Inductees

New Beta Club members were recognized at the Induction Ceremony on Friday, September 30.  Parents of the new inductees were invited to attend. During the ceremony, the objectives of Beta Club were emphasized, and each new members was given their certificate and pin.  Following the ceremony, all members enjoyed a delicious breakfast. Pictures of the event are located in the gallery on this page.

WWMS Fall Dance Dance

All students are invited to celebrate fall with a dance on Thursday, October 4.  The dance is being sponsored by WWMS Student Council and will be held in the cafeteria from 3:30 to 5:00.  In order to stay for the dance, students must bring $3.00 and a signed permission form by Thursday at lunch.  Refreshments will be sold at the dance.

 

Yellow Out This Friday Yellow Out

YELLOW OUT LINCOLN COUNTY

Support our Tigers this Friday by wearing yellow!  Yellow Out shirts are available this week in the WWMS/WWCHS Media Center. GOOOOOOO TIGERS!!! 

Back to School Tailgate 21st Century

21st Century Achievers Program will be having its annual "Back to School" tailgate on Friday, August 26th from 5-7 at Tiger Stadium: free food, free school supplies, and Athens Techs classes information! 

Hope to see you there!

WWMS Fall Fundraiser

WWMS will kick off our fall fundraiser on Thursday, August 18th!  Students are encouraged to participate this year and will receive incentives for selling items.  This money is used for student incentives throughout the year.  Sales will end September 8th.  

For more information, please see the video below!  

 

Infinite Campus Parent Portal! Infinite Campus

Infinite Campus Parent Portal Now Available!

Sixth Grade Parent Meeting

All parents of sixth grade students are invited to attend an informational meeting Monday, August 15 at 6:00 in the school cafeteria.  Sixth grade teachers will be discussing the middle school and how parents can help their child be success at WWMS.  We can't wait to see you!

New Wilkes County Schools App! School Way

Sign-up for our new App!

School Bus Routes Bus

2016-2017 School Bus Routes

On-Site Review

The Wilkes County School System will conduct an on-site review and revision of the FY 17 Consolidated Application on Wednesday, July 27, from 9:00 until 4:00.  All parents with students in grades K-8 are invited to come by and review and give input to the Comprehensive LEA Improvement Plan Descriptors.

Inclement Weather Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather please check the following sources for school closing information:

Tiger Sports Physicals

The school year is coming to an end, but the Tiger Athletic Department is getting ready for next year.  Free physicals will be offered after school on Thursday, May 27.  Any student interested in participating in sports for the 2017-2018 school year is encouraged to get a physical.  Physical packets are available in the office and need to be completed prior to the exam.  If you have any questions, please contact the school.

WWMS Honors Night

Mark your calendars for Washington-Wilkes Middle School's Honors Night! This year's ceremony will be held on May 18 at 6:00 in the WWCHS/WWMS Cafeteria.  Invitations will be sent, and parents are encouraged to RSVP to the school. 

Summer

Have a Safe Summer!

We will see you back on August 4th.

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Gifted Surveys

WWMS Gifted Parent and Student Surveys

Please click the links below for survey:

Parent Survey 2017

Student Survey 2017

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Supply list

Middle School Supply Lists

6th grade supplies 

3-ring binder for each class 

paper

pencils

erasers

personal set of earbuds (headphones)

basic 4 function calculator for math

Bring kleenex or clorox wipes for the 1st period teacher.

Milestones Testing GADOE logo

GA DOE announces a refreshed Experience Online Testing Georgia website is now available with a demonstration test for each of three grade bands – grades 3-5, grades 6-8, and high school – with sample items from each content area.  While the 3-5 and 6-8 grade bands will contain Science and Social Studies items, please be reminded that these two content areas will be assessed in grades 5 and 8 only.  The primary purpose of this website is to provide exposure to the online platform that students will utilize when taking the Georgia Milestones tests.

Using a Chrome browser only, enter the following link to access the site:  http://www.gaexperienceonline.com/

Upcoming Events at WWMS paw

Upcoming Events at WWMS:

  • Beta Club Field Trip- May12th
  • Big Shuffle- May 12th (upcoming 6th graders come for a school visit)
  • WWMS Pride Day- May 12th
  • 6th grade Field Trip- May 16th & May 17th
  • 8th grade Savannah Trip- May 16th & May 17th
  • WWMS Honors Night @ 6pm- May 18th
  • Senior Walk- May 19th
  • Sping Varsity Football game- May 19th
  • WWMS PBIS Reward Day - May 22nd
  • WWMS Talent Show- May 23rd
  • Last Day of School/Early Release- May 23rd