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October 16, 2019


October 16, 2019

SAT word of the day is latent (LAYT nt). The meaning of latent is lying hidden or undeveloped; potential. :  Because the disease was in a latent state, no one knew she was ill.

Quote of the Day: “Cancer can take away all of my physical abilities. It cannot touch my mind, it cannot touch my heart, and it cannot touch my soul.” – Jim Valvano


West Caldwell's JROTC is hosting their first blood drive of the year on October 22nd  from 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM in the theatre. All donors will receive a $10 Chick-fil-a card. Donors must be at least 16 years of age to participate. Be sure to register during your lunch period today! 

Please make sure you have bought your parking pass. Tickets will continue to be written every week. See Mr. Hosfield ASAP.

Attn- Beta club members - if you signed up to attend the district convention next Tuesday Oct 22 you need to turn in your field trip form and money to Mrs. Hatton no later than this Thursday, October 17.  Mrs. Hatton will be in either room 343 or the theatre.


Seniors who are McKinney Vento, would you please see Mrs. Wakefield about the Schoolhouse Connection Youth Scholarship program?  Please see her this week about this $2000 scholarship.

Seniors have one week to submit their baby pictures to Ms. Storie in computer Lab 2. If we do not receive enough pictures, this section will be omitted from the yearbook. So please get your baby picture turned in ASAP!

Seniors: Be sure to check your school email to vote for Senior Superlatives. Voting will end on Friday, October 18th. The Yearbook Staff will then tally the votes and notify the winners some time next week.

"Seniors, College Application Week starts next Monday. Please make sure to have your CFNC accounts set up so you can start applying to colleges. A good tip is to start on applications NOW and submit for FREE during College Application Week. On Wednesday, October 23rd, it will be College Application Day and you will have a chance to miss one class period to work on college applications in the media center. Ms. Vargas will be sending out more info soon." 

Seniors - If you are an athlete and have a 3.0 GPA or better, then check out the West Caldwell scholarship page for the link to the High School Heisman Scholarship.


On Monday the West soccer team defeated Draughn 9 to 0. A lot of people scored for the Warriors including Eleazar, Gio, Ben, Francesco, Jace Bumgarner, and ALAN CHAVEZ!!! Also scoring was some kid from Draughn!!! The team travels to Bunker Hill tonight!! Bus leaves at 315!

Wrestling workouts will be Thursday for this week from 3:15-4:15.

Volleyball and Soccer will play at Bunker Hill.


Country Steak & Gravy


Chicken Popper Salad

Pepperoni Pizza

Whipped Potatoes

Green Peas


Fruit Cocktail