Author: Abby Quesenberry

Flag, Twirler Tryouts on Tap for Today, Next Friday

By Abby Quesenberry High school and middle school twirl and flag tryouts are right around the corner as participants put a final polish on routines. High school tryouts are today and middle school tryouts are next Friday, April 27. For high school tryouts students must play scales on their chosen instrument, march for judges, learn a group routine and perform it on tryout day, as well as perform a solo for judges. “I’m very excited to be trying out for high school line,” eighth grader Lizzy Bueno said. “I think it will be a little tough since I’m an incoming freshman, but I look forward to what’s to come.” Middle school tryouts consist of learning a group routine and performing it along with a solo routine for judges. “Being older I feel like I can really help the younger girls out now,” seventh grader Kylie Wallace said. “I’m also looking forward to the many memories to come with everyone on the new line.”...

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Principal’s Corner April 2-6

Save the Date: Monday, April 2 – Boys District Track Meet, Ore City, 3:30 Tuesday, April 3 – Girls District Track Meet, New Diana, 3:30 Friday, April 6 – Grade Check, T-TESS goals due NEXT WEEK REMINDERS: Tuesday, April 10 – STAAR Testing- 7th writing, 8th math Wednesday, April 11 –  STAAR Testing- 8th reading...

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Principal’s Corner March 26-30

Save the Date: Wednesday, March 28 – Parent Lunch and Learn, 12:00-1:00; Concussion baseline testing (6th grade, 8th grade) Friday, March 30 – School Holiday -Mrs. Fritsche’s classes are participating in “Poetry March Madness” – Ms. Hall showed students how fresh pork gets from farm to store. – WOMS has welcomed several new students! -Mrs. Cooper showed teachers some great Google Extensions during the Teacher Lunch and Learn. -Mrs. Heim and Mrs. Henry are teaching students the real cost of borrowing money according to their credit score. Congratulations to our 2018 GLOBE Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Angie...

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Principal’s Corner March 19-23

Save the Date: Monday, March 19 – Student Holiday/Teacher Workday Tuesday, March 20 – Sabine Track Meet, 3:30 Wednesday, March 21 – Teacher Lunch and Learn Saturday, March 24 – Sweet Music Band Fundraiser, 5:00 in cafeteria   -Fourth nine weeks starts March 20, 2018. -Mrs. Heim and Mrs. Henry celebrated Pi Day, 3/14/18, with their 8th grade math...

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Principal’s Corner March 5-9

Save the Date: March 5 –  Spring Hill Track Meet, 3:30 March 6 – Voting Day March 7 – 8th Grade Career Class in Kilgore; STAAR Training March 8 –  Middle School Choir Concert, 6:30 in Auditorium March 9 – End of Nine Weeks March 12-16 –  SPRING BREAK March 19 – Student Holiday/Teacher Workday *Middle school choir students will perform Thursday night at 6:30 in the auditorium.  We hope you will join us! *Enjoy your SPRING BREAK!  Students will return to school Tuesday, March 20. *Congratulations to our CHAMPS of the Month for February! 6th grade: Landen Aycock, Addison Clinkscales 7th grade: Caleb Scott, Anna Iske 8th: Wyatt Applegate, Olivia Carr...

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