High School News
With so much in the media the last few days about a respiratory virus affecting kids in numerous states, including Ohio, we wanted to share some information about this virus with reminders about illness prevention.
Homecoming festivities will begin with the Homecoming Parade on Wednesday, October 8. The football game against Lexington will be on Friday, October 10, and the Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, October 11 at WHS.
Students in grades 9-12 can register to take the ACT during the school day on September 30. There is limited seating and students need to register in the guidance office starting August 25. Cost for the test is $38. Please see attached flier or contact the guidance office for further details.
The Wayne County Counselors' Association College Fair will be held at Wooster High School, Monday, September 29, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.
Representatives from over 100 colleges, universities, technical schools and military branches will be available to pass out information and speak to students and parents about their institution.
Please drop students off at the High School between 7:20 and 7:35. Please stay in line and do not cut in front of others or busses for the safety of all our students and parents. Drop off students in the yellow highlighted area and not in the front circle.
Students can be picked up after busses leave at 2:35.
If your child(ren) will be absent from school, please contact the WHS attendance office at 330-988-1111 ext. 3011 prior to 9:00am. Please leave the date, name of the student, & reason for absence. The attendance line is available 24 hours per day. We try our best to have the most accurate records that we can, so we are hoping that you can help out with this.
Parents and students can download an interactive Wooster High School Google calendar to their Google account and/or smartphone. Visit the link below to aquire access to the building calendar.
Orientation for those students entering grade 8 for the 2014-2015 school year will be August 12, 2014 at 9am. We will have a short introductory program in the PAC and students and families can tour the building and pay fees following the program.
Picture Day for students in grades 8-12 will be August 27, 2014.
Picture Retake Day will be September 26, 2014.
Students were given Picture Day forms in their first period class on Friday, August 22. Extra forms are available in the Main Office.
Several of our courses have summer reading assignments. The requirements are available here.
CONGRATULATIONS to Stephanie Haught for having a piece of artwork selected in this years Governor's Youth Art Exhibit! Her piece is one of the TOP 350 in the entire state of Ohio! When you have a chance, give her a high five or fist bump for this AMAZING accomplishment! Her work will be on display at the James A.
Congratulations to Veronica Velasquez, WHS 8th Grader, and Coach Erica Mihoci. Veronica qualified to the Regional Spelling Bee and was a winner (1 of 4) in the Wayne County Spelling Bee.
Wooster High School junior David Burnett was selected as one of six tuba players from throughout the state of Ohio to perform in the Ohio Music Education Association All State Band. Acceptance into the ensemble was as a result of a taped audition. After arriving at the first of two days of rehearsal, all high school musicians auditioned again for seating.
Six Wooster High School Students competed in the JA Business Challenge at Akron University on Friday, March 21, 2014. Congratulations to the one team on winning the JA Business Challenge out 8 school districts and 16 teams.
The 2012-2013 yearbooks are in. Graduates of the class of 2013 may pick their yearbook up in the main office Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Students who are currently attending Wooster High School should see Mr.
We have Cat's Meow items for sale. We have a high school building for $13.00 and the General for $9.00. These can be purchased during regular office hours at the main office of the high school.
The ACT and SAT test times are fast approaching. To help students prepare, you can send them to INFOhio’s Learning Express Library for free practice tests, not only for the ACT and SAT, but also for many advanced placement tests.