posted Oct 5, 2015, 5:54 AM by Susan Dalton

There will be a junior class officers meeting Tuesday during General Period in Miss Reynolds’ room.


Picture retakes are today! The photographer is set up in the foyer of the HS gym. Students needing retakes should do so during PE classes this morning. There will be announcements for all other students starting at 11 a.m.


Attention students in grades 9 – 12: We will take 5 WC students to a leadership conference on November 12th.  Please pick up an application in the office. See Dr. Jordan for details.


Herff Jones will be here on Friday, October 9th, during 1st period to talk with seniors about cap and gown orders. Plan to attend.


A representative from Herff Jones will be here on October 20th during lunch to take graduation orders.


Attention Juniors and Seniors: A representative from Ferrum College will be here on Wednesday, October 7th at 9 a.m. Sign up in Guidance by Tuesday, October 6th if you plan to attend this meeting.


On October 9th, WC will be having a pink out game. Balloons may be ordered and will be released in memory or to honor a cancer survivor for $3. See Mrs. Yuille to place your order today.


Students should take a “selfie” (NOT WHILE DRIVING) wearing their seat belt in the car with the caption “I pledge to buckle up” and post the pictures to the social medial account of their choice (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.) with the hashtag #SAVEYOURTAILGATE. Students must include their school’s name in the post and tag @YOVASO to ensure that YOVASO staff counts his/her picture in the final number for his/her school. Lastly, students are encouraged to “like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram!


October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Schools, organizations and communities are raising awareness of bullying prevention and teaching students how to respond effectively to bullying situations.  Each day on the morning announcements a bullying prevention tip will be read to the student body.