DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / FEBRUARY 20, 2017

posted Feb 20, 2017, 10:40 AM by Catherine Faulconer

B-Team Baseball: Attention 6th & 7th graders – B-Team Baseball practice will start on Tuesday, Feb. 21st. Practice will begin immediately after school and ends at 5:00 p.m. Have your ride here at 5:00.

 

Baseball tryouts will begin on February 20th. Those interested in trying out should report to the field house immediately after school. You must have a current physical in order to try out.

 

Softball tryouts and mandatory practice begin on Monday, February 20th from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

 

Attention Seniors: Virginia Bankers Association Bank Day Scholarship Program will award several scholarships on the basis of winning essays. Applicants will be required to spend the day at First National Bank in Altavista shadowing a banker in their daily duties. The purpose of this is for the student to learn about banking, financial services, and the vital role banks play in their communities. From their experience the students will have the opportunity to compete for scholarship money by writing an essay. Seniors must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher to apply. To be considered for Bank Day you must sign up in Guidance by March 10th.  

 

Attention Seniors: The Guidance Office has received information on the following scholarships: Brookneal Dixie Youth Baseball-Robert Godsey Memorial Scholarship. Deadline to apply is April 21st.

 

Attention 10th, 11th and 12th graders: CVCC Workforce Solutions will once again offer the AREVA Summer Institute for Technology and Engineering (ASITE) for Summer 2017. AREVA/CVCC will be hosting an open house on February 28th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for interested students. Please see WC’s website for more information.

  

Campbell County and Oakes Test Prep have partnered to offer free SAT and ACT Prep. Students will learn about the various aspects of the SAT and ACT including Reading, English, Math, Science, and the Essay. The first workshop will be offered on Saturday, February 18th from 8:30-11:30 and 12:00 to 3:00 at the Campbell County Technical Center. Students are encouraged to attend both sessions of the workshop.

Here is a list of upcoming, district wide, workshops:

February 18th (SAT) 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

February 18th (SAT) 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

March 4th (SAT) 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

March 25th (ACT) 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

April 1st (ACT) 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

April 29th (SAT) 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

If you have any questions, please email oakestestprep@aol.com. Please see Mrs. Hanson to sign-up.

 

The CVCC English and Math Placement test for seniors planning to apply to CVCC in the fall and for any student planning to do MTA or Computer Repair has been scheduled for Thursday, March 2nd. The test will begin at 8:05 a.m. in the library. There is no cost for the test. Students need to sign up in guidance and apply to CVCC prior to testing day. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Maxey.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / FEBRUARY 16, 2017

posted Feb 16, 2017, 11:15 AM by Catherine Faulconer

FFA will meet after school today – Thursday, February 16th. Please have a ride by 4:15 p.m.

 

Tennis conditioning will be held today and tomorrow (Thurs. & Fri.) from 3:00-5:00 p.m. You must have a physical to participate.

 

Attention all driving range participants – money is now due to the main office. See Mrs. Martin if you have questions.

 

Baseball tryouts will begin on February 20th. Those interested in trying out should report to the field house immediately after school. You must have a current physical in order to try out.

 

Softball practice will be held on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday of this week from 3:00-4:30 p.m. Please have a ride here by 4:30. If you cannot have a ride by 4:30, please do not stay. Tryouts and mandatory practice begin on Monday, February 20th from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

 

Campbell County and Oakes Test Prep have partnered to offer free SAT and ACT Prep. Students will learn about the various aspects of the SAT and ACT including Reading, English, Math, Science, and the Essay. The first workshop will be offered on Saturday, February 18th from 8:30-11:30 and 12:00 to 3:00 at the Campbell County Technical Center. Students are encouraged to attend both sessions of the workshop.

Here is a list of upcoming, district wide, workshops:

February 18th (SAT) 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

February 18th (SAT) 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

March 4th (SAT) 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

March 25th (ACT) 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

April 1st (ACT) 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

April 29th (SAT) 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Campbell County Technical Center

If you have any questions, please email oakestestprep@aol.com. Please see Mrs. Hanson to sign-up.

 

The CVCC English and Math Placement test for seniors planning to apply to CVCC in the fall and for any student planning to do MTA or Computer Repair has been scheduled for Thursday, March 2nd. The test will begin at 8:05 a.m. in the library. There is no cost for the test. Students need to sign up in guidance and apply to CVCC prior to testing day. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Maxey.

 

Attention rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders: Are you interested in a week of exploring healthcare careers? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in the middle school guidance for more information.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / FEBRUARY 13, 2017

posted Feb 13, 2017, 11:23 AM by Catherine Faulconer

There will be a BETA meeting after school today – Monday, February 13th.

 

Tennis conditioning will held on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of this week (Feb. 13-15) from 3:00-5:00 p.m. Tryouts will be held on Thursday, February 16th. You must have a physical to participate.

 

Baseball tryouts will begin on February 20th. Those interested in trying out should report to the field house immediately after school. You must have a current physical in order to try out.

 

Softball practice will be held on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday of this week from 3:00-4:30 p.m. Please have a ride here by 4:30. If you cannot have a ride by 4:30, please do not stay. Tryouts and mandatory practice begin on Monday, February 20th from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

 

The CVCC English and Math Placement test for seniors planning to apply to CVCC in the fall and for any student planning to do MTA or Computer Repair has been scheduled for Thursday, March 2nd. The test will begin at 8:05 a.m. in the library. There is no cost for the test. Students need to sign up in guidance and apply to CVCC prior to testing day. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Maxey.

 

Attention 8th graders: If you plan to attend the field trip to the Campbell County Technical Center; please turn in your signed field trip permission form to Ms. Pugh or Coach Davis by February 14th.

 

Attention rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders: Are you interested in a week of exploring healthcare careers? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in the middle school guidance for more information.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / FEBRUARY 6, 2017

posted Feb 6, 2017, 11:20 AM by Catherine Faulconer

The BETA Club meeting scheduled for this afternoon has been cancelled.

 

Sign-ups are now available for the February Driving Range on HS Room 103. Please note: This is a LATE range, so spring athletes will be allowed to go to tryouts and still make range. You will need transportation back to school for the entire week if you leave and go home at 2:50. See Mrs. Martin if you have any questions.

 

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

·         Brookneal Women’s Club. Deadline to apply is April 14th

·         Delta Kappa Gamma. Deadline to apply is Aril 3rd.

Please see WC’s website for more information and a complete listing of available scholarship opportunities.

 

Attention 8th graders: If you plan to attend the field trip to the Campbell County Technical Center; please turn in your signed field trip permission form to Ms. Pugh or Coach Davis by February 14th.

 

Attention students interested in taking the SAT or PSAT test – Oakes Test Prep will be conducting SAT prep classes at William Campbell. All aspects of the SAT will be covered including English, Reading, the Essay component and both Math sections. Test taking strategies will be covered for all sections. Prep classes begin on Wednesday, February 8th and will be offered to WC students at no cost. Please see Mr. Y with questions or to sign up.

 

Attention rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders: Are you interested in a week of exploring healthcare careers? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in the middle school guidance for more information.

 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / FEBRUARY 3, 2017

posted Feb 3, 2017, 11:34 AM by Catherine Faulconer

Attention 8th graders: If you plan to attend the field trip to the Campbell County Technical Center; please turn in your signed field trip permission form to Ms. Pugh or Coach Davis by February 14th.

 

Attention students interested in taking the SAT or PSAT test – Oakes Test Prep will be conducting SAT prep classes at William Campbell. All aspects of the SAT will be covered including English, Reading, the Essay component and both Math sections. Test taking strategies will be covered for all sections. Prep classes begin on Wednesday, February 8th and will be offered to WC students at no cost. Please see Mr. Y with questions or to sign up.

 

Attention rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders: Are you interested in a week of exploring healthcare careers? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in the middle school guidance for more information.

 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / JANUARY 30, 2017

posted Jan 30, 2017, 11:47 AM by Catherine Faulconer


Conference 36 held its meet on Saturday. The girls 4x800 relay of Kaitlyn King, Blair Epperson, Emma Scott and Haley Mitchell qualified for regionals. Parris Elam finished 3rd in the 500 meter and 2nd in the Triple Jump. Parris also state qualified in the trip. Congratulations Ladies!!

 

Attention rising 7th, 8th and 9th graders: Are you interested in a week of exploring healthcare careers? If so, please see Ms. Pugh in the middle school guidance for more information.

 

Seniors: Would you like recognition on your diploma for completing at least 50 volunteer hours during high school? You can receive this recognition for volunteering thru a variety of activities such as 4H, Boys or Girls Scouts, church, and other service organizations. In addition, you must be in good academic standing. If interested, please see Mrs. Dalton for more information. Please be aware that you will need to have proof of your volunteer hours complete with your volunteer supervisor’s signature. Please see Mrs. Dalton by February 2nd if you want to be considered.

  

William Campbell will be hosting our first blood drive of 2017 on Wednesday, February 1st. There is currently an emergency need for blood and platelet donations and we encourage all eligible donors to participate. Please see Mrs. Faulconer to sign-up.


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

  • Virginia Sheriff's Institute -- Deadline to apply is April 21st
  • Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation -- Deadline to apply is March 1st.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / JANUARY 25, 2017

posted Jan 25, 2017, 11:53 AM by Catherine Faulconer

There will be an FFA meeting after school on Thursday, January 26th.

 

The senior class is taking donations of prom dresses as a fundraiser for After Prom. If you have a dress you would like to donate, please bring it to Mrs. Pritt in Room 106.

 

Seniors: Would you like recognition on your diploma for completing at least 50 volunteer hours during high school? You can receive this recognition for volunteering thru a variety of activities such as 4H, Boys or Girls Scouts, church, and other service organizations. In addition, you must be in good academic standing. If interested, please see Mrs. Dalton for more information. Please be aware that you will need to have proof of your volunteer hours complete with your volunteer supervisor’s signature. Please see Mrs. Dalton by February 2nd if you want to be considered.

  

William Campbell will be hosting our first blood drive of 2017 on Wednesday, February 1st. There is currently an emergency need for blood and platelet donations and we encourage all eligible donors to participate. Please see Mrs. Faulconer to sign-up.

 

Attention 10th Graders: If you would like to apply to the Early College Program, the STEM Academy or the Central Virginia Governor’s School…..please see Mrs. Dalton to pick up your application. Applications must be picked up by January 31st. Applications WILL NOT be handed out after this date. All completed applications are due by February 10th.

 

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

·              American Association of University Women. Deadline to apply March 28th.         

·              Awareness Garden. Deadline to apply is March 3rd.

      ·          William C. Fowlkes. Deadline to apply is March 17th.

      ·          Va. Council on Women STEM Essay Contest. Deadline to apply is February 20th.

      ·          Chatham University Rachel Carson Scholarship. Deadline to apply is April 1st.

      ·         Brogan Thomas Franklin – Live to Learn. Deadline to apply is April 14th.

 

Please see WC’s website for a listing of all scholarships.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / JANUARY 23, 2017

posted Jan 23, 2017, 11:43 AM by Catherine Faulconer

There is NO ACTIVITY BUS today, Monday, January 23rd.

 

There will be a BETA meeting after school on Monday, January 23rd.

 

Attention Students: If you would like to purchase a personalized yearbook (you’re your name on the front) please do so by today, Monday, January 23rd. The price is $55 (with your name) or $50 without your name. Don’t forget that prices go up again soon! Purchase your yearbook today!

 

Attentions Girls in grades 8-12: Softball workouts will be held every Monday and Wednesday until 4:30. You must have a physical to attend. Please be sure to bring your glove and tennis shoes. *This will only change if you are given notice!

 

The senior class is taking donations of prom dresses as a fundraiser for After Prom. If you have a dress you would like to donate, please bring it to Mrs. Pritt in Room 106.

 

Seniors: Would you like recognition on your diploma for completing at least 50 volunteer hours during high school? You can receive this recognition for volunteering thru a variety of activities such as 4H, Boys or Girls Scouts, church, and other service organizations. In addition, you must be in good academic standing. If interested, please see Mrs. Dalton for more information. Please be aware that you will need to have proof of your volunteer hours complete with your volunteer supervisor’s signature. Please see Mrs. Dalton by February 2nd if you want to be considered.

  

William Campbell will be hosting our first blood drive of 2017 on Wednesday, February 1st. There is currently an emergency need for blood and platelet donations and we encourage all eligible donors to participate. Please see Mrs. Faulconer to sign-up.

 

Attention 10th Graders: If you would like to apply to the Early College Program, the STEM Academy or the Central Virginia Governor’s School…..please see Mrs. Dalton to pick up your application. Applications must be picked up by January 31st. Applications WILL NOT be handed out after this date. All completed applications are due by February 10th.

 

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

·              American Association of University Women. Deadline to apply March 28th.         

·              Awareness Garden. Deadline to apply is March 3rd.

·         William C. Fowlkes. Deadline to apply is March 17th.

·         Va. Council on Women STEM Essay Contest. Deadline to apply is February 20th.

·         Chatham University Rachel Carson Scholarship. Deadline to apply is April 1st.

·         Brogan Thomas Franklin – Live to Learn. Deadline to apply is April 14th.

 

Please see WC’s website for a listing of all scholarships.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / JANUARY 20, 2017

posted Jan 20, 2017, 12:00 PM by Catherine Faulconer

There will be a BETA meeting after school on Monday, January 23rd.

 

The senior class is taking donations of prom dresses as a fundraiser for After Prom. If you have a dress you would like to donate, please bring it to Mrs. Pritt in Room 106.

 

Seniors: Would you like recognition on your diploma for completing at least 50 volunteer hours during high school? You can receive this recognition for volunteering thru a variety of activities such as 4H, Boys or Girls Scouts, church, and other service organizations. In addition, you must be in good academic standing. If interested, please see Mrs. Dalton for more information. Please be aware that you will need to have proof of your volunteer hours complete with your volunteer supervisor’s signature. Please see Mrs. Dalton by February 2nd if you want to be considered.

 

 Attention Students: If you would like to purchase a personalized yearbook (you’re your name on the front) please do so by Monday, January 23rd. The price is $55 (with your name) or $50 without your name. Don’t forget that prices go up again soon! Purchase your yearbook today!

 

Report cards for students who were absent on Thursday are in the guidance office. Please see Mrs. Maxey for your copy.

 

William Campbell will be hosting our first blood drive of 2017 on Wednesday, February 1st. There is currently an emergency need for blood and platelet donations and we encourage all eligible donors to participate. Please see Mrs. Faulconer to sign-up.

 

Attention 10th Graders: If you would like to apply to the Early College Program, the STEM Academy or the Central Virginia Governor’s School…..please see Mrs. Dalton to pick up your application. Applications must be picked up by January 31st. Applications WILL NOT be handed out after this date. All completed applications are due by February 10th.

 

Attention Juniors: The 2017 Rural Electric Youth Tour Competition sponsored by Southside Electric Cooperative is open for any high school junior who attends school in the Southside Electric Cooperative service area. Winners will receive an all-expense paid trip to the Washington, DC June 11-15 and have the opportunity to meet with your House and Senate members in Capitol Hill. Applications are available in the guidance office and online. See Mrs. Maxey if you have any questions. Deadline to return completed essay and application to guidance is March 6th.

 

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

·         William C. Fowlkes. Deadline to apply is March 17th.

·         Va. Council on Women STEM Essay Contest. Deadline to apply is February 20th.

·         Chatham University Rachel Carson Scholarship. Deadline to apply is April 1st.

·         Brogan Thomas Franklin – Live to Learn. Deadline to apply is April 14th.

Please see WC’s website for a listing of all scholarships.

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS / JANUARY 19, 2017

posted Jan 19, 2017, 12:25 PM by Catherine Faulconer

Tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Campbell County Tech Center there will be a meeting for any 11th grader interested in taking a class at CVCC next year such as: HVAC, Welding, Health Sciences (formerly Pre-Nursing), Cyber Security, EMS/Fire or Machine Shop. If you are interested in any of these classes you are encouraged to attend.

 

There will be a BETA meeting after school on Monday, January 23rd.

 

The senior class is taking donations of prom dresses as a fundraiser for After Prom. If you have a dress you would like to donate, please bring it to Mrs. Pritt in Room 106.

 

Seniors: Would you like recognition on your diploma for completing at least 50 volunteer hours during high school? You can receive this recognition for volunteering thru a variety of activities such as 4H, Boys or Girls Scouts, church, and other service organizations. In addition, you must be in good academic standing. If interested, please see Mrs. Dalton for more information. Please be aware that you will need to have proof of your volunteer hours complete with your volunteer supervisor’s signature. Please see Mrs. Dalton by February 2nd if you want to be considered.

 

 Attention Students: If you would like to purchase a personalized yearbook (you’re your name on the front) please do so by Monday, January 23rd. The price is $55 (with your name) or $50 without your name. Don’t forget that prices go up again soon! Purchase your yearbook today!

 

Report cards for students who were absent on Thursday are in the guidance office. Please see Mrs. Maxey for your copy.

 

William Campbell will be hosting our first blood drive of 2017 on Wednesday, February 1st. There is currently an emergency need for blood and platelet donations and we encourage all eligible donors to participate. Please see Mrs. Faulconer to sign-up.

 

Attention 10th Graders: If you would like to apply to the Early College Program, the STEM Academy or the Central Virginia Governor’s School…..please see Mrs. Dalton to pick up your application. Applications must be picked up by January 31st. Applications WILL NOT be handed out after this date. All completed applications are due by February 10th.

 

Attention Juniors: The 2017 Rural Electric Youth Tour Competition sponsored by Southside Electric Cooperative is open for any high school junior who attends school in the Southside Electric Cooperative service area. Winners will receive an all-expense paid trip to the Washington, DC June 11-15 and have the opportunity to meet with your House and Senate members in Capitol Hill. Applications are available in the guidance office and online. See Mrs. Maxey if you have any questions. Deadline to return completed essay and application to guidance is March 6th.

 

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

·         William C. Fowlkes. Deadline to apply is March 17th.

·         Va. Council on Women STEM Essay Contest. Deadline to apply is February 20th.

·         Chatham University Rachel Carson Scholarship. Deadline to apply is April 1st.

·         Brogan Thomas Franklin – Live to Learn. Deadline to apply is April 14th.

Please see WC’s website for a listing of all scholarships.

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