DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / DECEMBER 5, 2019

posted Dec 5, 2019, 11:40 AM by Catherine Faulconer   [ updated Dec 5, 2019, 11:44 AM ]

Congratulations goes out to both JV and Varsity Girl's Basketball for their wins over Randolph Henry last night!

There will be a Beta Club meeting Monday, December 9th after school in the library.

Attention 10th, 11th & 12th Graders: Caleb Kerr (WCCS Class of 2017) will be here on Tuesday, December 17th during I/E to share information with anyone interested in either attending Virginia Tech and/or The Corps of Cadets. His presentation will primarily focus on The Corps of Cadets and Army ROTC and the opportunities that ROTC provides. Please sign up in HS Guidance by December 16th if you would like to attend this meeting.

Winter sports pictures will be taken, Tuesday, December 10th. Please see head coaches for picture envelopes. These are: Coach Watson (all boys' basketball); Coach Pritt (all girls' basketball); Coach Davis (indoor track); and Coach Layne (Cheer).


Attention Seniors: The Guidance Office has received information for applying for the following scholarships:

  • The BBB Student of Integrity Scholarship
  • The Ralph and Mitchell Miles Walker Scholarship
  • The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia Scholarship

For more information on these and other scholarships please visit the school’s website under the School Counseling scholarship section or see Mrs. Faulconer in the HS Guidance Office.

 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / DECEMBER 4, 2019

posted Dec 4, 2019, 10:24 AM by Catherine Faulconer

Winter sports pictures will be taken, Tuesday, December 10th. Please see head coaches for picture envelopes. These are: Coach Watson (all boys' basketball); Coach Pritt (all girls' basketball); Coach Davis (indoor track); and Coach Layne (Cheer).

Attention Seniors: New scholarships have been added to the school's website under the school counseling scholarship section:

The George E. Allen Academic Scholarship is awarded to high school seniors throughout Virginia who have overcome adversity and shown significant academic promise. Students must plan to continue their education through college, nursing, business, trade, technical training or a similar program. The applicant should possess good character, described by two letters of recommendation (at least one of the letters must be furnished by a teacher or guidance counselor). Application deadline is February 24th.

The Virginia State Golf Association VIP Scholarship is now open to all seniors who have an interest in golf, are in good academic standing, and have been domiciled in Virginia since September 1, 2019. Deadline to apply is February 19, 2020 (If using a paper application all materials are due to HS Guidance no later than February 14th).

For more information on these and other scholarships please see Mrs. Faulconer in the HS Guidance Office.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / DECEMBER 3, 2019

posted Dec 3, 2019, 7:49 AM by Catherine Faulconer

The Theater Club will meet TODAY (December 3rd) from 3-4 in Ms. Hase's room (H107).

Winter sports pictures will be taken, Tuesday, December 10th. Please see head coaches for picture envelopes. These are: Coach Watson (all boys' basketball); Coach Pritt (all girls' basketball); Coach Davis (indoor track); and Coach Layne (Cheer).

Do you think you and another WC student have the longest Snapchat streak? If so, see one of the yearbook staff during lunch today or tomorrow (Wednesday ) to get your names on the longest streak list.

Softball players, don't forget to sell those donuts! Workouts will be Tuesday's and Thursday's until 4:15. Make sure you have a ride and a physical.

Attention Seniors: New scholarships have been added to the school's website under the school counseling scholarship section:

The George E. Allen Academic Scholarship is awarded to high school seniors throughout Virginia who have overcome adversity and shown significant academic promise. Students must plan to continue their education through college, nursing, business, trade, technical training or a similar program. The applicant should possess good character, described by two letters of recommendation (at least one of the letters must be furnished by a teacher or guidance counselor). Application deadline is February 24th.

The Virginia State Golf Association VIP Scholarship is now open to all seniors who have an interest in golf, are in good academic standing, and have been domiciled in Virginia since September 1, 2019. Deadline to apply is February 19, 2020 (If using a paper application all materials are due to HS Guidance no later than February 14th).

For more information on these and other scholarships please see Mrs. Faulconer in the HS Guidance Office.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / DECEMBER 2, 2019

posted Dec 2, 2019, 12:16 PM by Catherine Faulconer

The Theater Club will meet this Tuesday (December 3rd) from 3-4 in Ms. Hase's room (H107).

Winter sports pictures will be taken, Tuesday, December 10th. Please see head coaches for picture envelopes. These are: Coach Watson (all boys' basketball); Coach Pritt (all girls' basketball); Coach Davis (indoor track); and Coach Layne (Cheer).

Do you think you and another WC student have the longest Snapchat streak? If so, see one of the yearbook staff during lunch tomorrow or Wednesday to get your names on the longest streak list.

Softball players, don't forget to sell those donuts! Workouts will be Tuesday's and Thursday's until 4:15. Make sure you have a ride and a physical.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 25, 2019

posted Nov 25, 2019, 8:27 AM by Catherine Faulconer

The Theater Club will not meet this Tuesday. See you after break!

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians: If you wish to place an ad in the 2020 yearbook, you need to pick up a form in the library or request for a digital copy from Mrs. Howard. The deadline for ad material and payment is December 19th.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 20, 2019

posted Nov 20, 2019, 7:02 AM by Catherine Faulconer

Attention Juniors and Seniors: A representative with Ferrum College will be at WC on Friday, November 22nd during I/E. Please sign up in HS Guidance by November 21st if you plan to attend this meeting.

Wednesday and Thursday morning before 1st period will be the last days for the Friends' Photo Shoot in the library. Be sure to capture your friendship in the General 2020 yearbook.

There will be a softball meeting held for ALL softball players grades 6-12 on Friday, November 22nd during I/E in the auditorium.

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians: If you wish to place an ad in the 2020 yearbook, you need to pick up a form in the library or request for a digital copy from Mrs. Howard. The deadline for ad material and payment is December 19th.

Today we recognize students who "dressed to impress" for Virginia College Application Week. If you are a high school student who dressed up today, please see Mrs. Dalton in HS lab 202 to be entered into a drawing for a $5 gift card. Middle school first period teachers should email Mrs. Dalton the names of students who participated! Tomorrow is College Spirit Day. Wear your favorite college t-shirt or sweatshirt! This raffle is open to ALL students, not just seniors!! Middle School students are welcome to wear college wear as well.

Attention 10th graders who plan on applying to the Early College Program, the Central Virginia Governor's School or the STEM Academy: The CVCC placement test, which is required for all three programs, will be given at WC on December 3rd and 4th. In addition, 11th graders who would like to attend CVCC next year for programs such as HVAC, Health Sciences, Criminal Justice, Cyber Security, EMT/EMS or Welding may also test at this time. You MUST sign up with Mrs. Faulconer by December 2nd if you plan to test and you must also apply to CVCC online before the day of the test.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 19, 2019

posted Nov 19, 2019, 11:31 AM by Catherine Faulconer   [ updated Nov 19, 2019, 11:41 AM ]

Attention Juniors and Seniors: A representative with Ferrum College will be at WC on Friday, November 22nd during I/E. Please sign up in HS Guidance by November 21st if you plan to attend this meeting.

Wednesday and Thursday morning before 1st period will be the last days for the Friends' Photo Shoot in the library. Be sure to capture your friendship in the General 2020 yearbook.

The Drama Club will meet today in Mr. McWilliams room from 3-4:00 pm. Please have your ride here by 4:00.

There will be a softball meeting held for ALL softball players grades 6-12 on Friday, November 22nd during I/E in the auditorium.

To celebrate Virginia College Application Week, students are encouraged to "dress to impress" on Wednesday. Students please dress as you would for a college or job interview. If you participate, you will be entered into a raffle for a $5 gift card to a local restaurant or store. This contest is open to ALL students, middle and high school. In order to enter, high school students must see Mrs. Dalton in HS202 on Wednesday, wearing your best! Middle school students need to just show their 1st period teacher that they dressed up for the day!

Attention 10th graders who plan on applying to the Early College Program, the Central Virginia Governor's School or the STEM Academy: The CVCC placement test, which is required for all three programs, will be given at WC on December 3rd and 4th. In addition, 11th graders who would like to attend CVCC next year for programs such as HVAC, Health Sciences, Criminal Justice, Cyber Security, EMT/EMS or Welding may also test at this time. You MUST sign up with Mrs. Faulconer by December 2nd if you plan to test and you must also apply to CVCC online before the day of the test.

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians: If you wish to place an ad in the 2020 yearbook, you need to pick up a form in the library or request for a digital copy from Mrs. Howard. The deadline for ad material and payment is December 19th.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 18, 2019

posted Nov 18, 2019, 5:26 AM by Catherine Faulconer

The Girls JVB Basketball team will practice tonight from 5:30-7:30 in the middle school gym. If you have questions, please see Coach Pritt.

Congratulations to Sara Holt for her performance at Saturday's 2019 State Cross-Country Championship in Salem, VA. Out of a field of 25 teams, Sara took the 55th position with a time of 24:11 for the 3.1 mile course. Her time was 34 seconds faster than her best time for the season. Sara, thank you for representing William Campbell at this sporting event.

Today is the first day of Virginia's College Application Week. Many colleges and universities will be providing college application fee waivers so seniors can apply to college for free. Mrs. Dalton will be providing support to seniors all week in high school computer lab 202. Seniors are welcome to visit the lab to work on applications as long as they have a pass from their teachers. In honor of this week, all high school and middle school students will also have the opportunity to win $5 gift cards! More information will be announced tomorrow on how to win!

The last call for the Photo Booth Friends' pictures will be next Monday-Tuesday. Gift cards will be drawn on Monday, November 25th.

Attention Seniors: Banker Steel is one of the top manufacturing and construction employers in our region and they are starting a 12-week Welding Apprenticeship Program in January. Their goal is to find students that want to learn the craft of Welding and leave high school with a full-time job. There will be an informational meeting held on November 19th during I/E in the auditorium. Please see Mrs. Dalton if you have questions or would like more information.

Attention 10th graders who plan on applying to the Early College Program, the Central Virginia Governor's School or the STEM Academy: The CVCC placement test, which is required for all three programs, will be given at WC on December 3rd and 4th. In addition, 11th graders who would like to attend CVCC next year for programs such as HVAC, Health Sciences, Criminal Justice, Cyber Security, EMT/EMS or Welding may also test at this time. You MUST sign up with Mrs. Faulconer by December 2nd if you plan to test and you must also apply to CVCC online before the day of the test.

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians: If you wish to place an ad in the 2020 yearbook, you need to pick up a form in the library or request for a digital copy from Mrs. Howard. The deadline for ad material and payment is December 19th.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 13, 2019

posted Nov 13, 2019, 6:09 AM by Catherine Faulconer

Attention 10th graders who plan on applying to the Early College Program, the Central Virginia Governor's School or the STEM Academy: The CVCC placement test, which is required for all three programs, will be given at WC on December 3rd and 4th. In addition, 11th graders who would like to attend CVCC next year for programs such as HVAC, Health Sciences, Criminal Justice, Cyber Security, EMT/EMS or Welding may also test at this time. You MUST sign up with Mrs. Faulconer by December 2nd if you plan to test and you must also apply to CVCC online before the day of the test.

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents/Guardians: If you wish to place an ad in the 2020 yearbook, you need to pick up a form in the library or request for a digital copy from Mrs. Howard. The deadline for ad material and payment is December 19th.

Don't forget to show up for your Best Friends photo shoot before 1st period each morning. Check your time slot on the library door. 4 participants names will be drawn the week of Thanksgiving in order to win a gift card.

Girls in grades 8-12 who wish to tryout for basketball need to be dressed and ready for try-outs today at 3:00 pm. Tryouts will be held today through Wednesday from 3:00-6:00 pm. JVB practice for 7th and 8th graders will begin on Monday, November 19th at 6:00 pm.

Indoor Track will begin practicing on Tuesday, November 12th. Bring a completed physical and warm clothes.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / NOVEMBER 11, 2019

posted Nov 11, 2019, 11:44 AM by Catherine Faulconer

Girls in grades 8-12 who wish to tryout for basketball need to be dressed and ready for try-outs today at 3:00 pm. Tryouts will be held today through Wednesday from 3:00-6:00 pm. JVB practice for 7th and 8th graders will begin on Monday, November 19th at 6:00 pm.

Boys basketball tryouts will begin on Tuesday, November 12th after school.

The ACE Team is practicing in Mr. McWilliams room today from 3:00-5:00. Make sure to have a ride.

The Theater Club will meet from 3-4:00 pm on Tuesday after school. Have your ride ready at 4:00 pm.

Little Caesars pizza kits will be her Tuesday the 12th. Pick up your pizza kits in the cafe between 3:00 and 5:00 pm.

Indoor Track will begin practicing on Tuesday, November 12th. Bring a completed physical and warm clothes.

Seniors will receive yearbook senior ad info today in government class. Ads and payment are due by December 19th. If you need to pick up additional forms, please get those from Mrs. Howard in the library. Students out of the building may email Mrs. Howard for a digital copy.

The Best Friends photo booth starts Thursday, November 7th, before school until the 1st period bell. Please check the time you and your friend signed up by referring to the list on the library entrance doors.

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