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March 14, 2019


March 14, 2019 

SAT word of the day is orifice (ORE ih fiss). The meaning of orifice is an opening or aperture, mouth. Example: The divers discovered an underwater orifice in the rocky ledge.

Quote of the Day:   “A woman is like a teabag- only in hot water do you realize how strong she is.” Eleanor Roosevelt


Congratulations to the WCHS Band! They received all Superior ratings at MPA yesterday!!

Please remember to vote for Kimberly6376, from WCHS. She has been selected as a finalist for this week's "Artist of the Week" award for the 10th-12th age group on Artsonia.  The finalist who receives the most online votes between now and Saturday March 16 will be selected as our "Artist of the Week."  To vote, go to So please make sure to cast your vote!!!

West Caldwell is the only school in the county that offers a course for students that might be interested in becoming a teacher.  Please check out Page 34 of your registration guide. So...if you think you might want to become a teacher, come by and see Ms. Reese in Room 315 and find out more information about Honor's Teacher Cadets I and II.  It's not too late to register for the fall 2019 class,

If you are at least 18 and drive a car, please see Wakefield for a great summer work opportunity. 

Trail Crew Hike will be Sunday, March 17 at 1:30 (St. Patrick's Day). We'll be hiking the Zack's Fork Trail by the Lenoir Aquatic Center. Maps and itinerary will be available from Mr. Hagan or on the Trail Crew Bulletin Board. 

Remember to pick-up and turn in applications for Yearbook, Media Assistant and Video Production Classes! 

If you want to sign up for the SAT in May, please see Ms. Scruggs by April 3rd. 

Juniors, who are interested in an amazing Summer Scholars program at Clemson, please see Mrs. Wakefield this week.  Deadline for applications is April 1.

JUNIORS - If you are in the top 10% of your class and are interested in Wofford College, please see Wakefield about your nomination for a scholarship.


The Ron and Christine Beane scholarship for $1000 is available for Seniors who plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college, have evidence of financial need, academic achievements, involvement in school activities, and community service.  The application can be picked up from Wakefield and is due back to Wakefield by May 1.

The Rotary Club of Caldwell County $1000 Scholarship is due back to Wakefield on April 8.  If you have at least a 2.0 GPA, please see Wakefield for the application today.


Here are your results from the tennis match against Draughn. Winning in Singles for the Warriors were Filipe Orea and Josh Hernandez. Winning in doubles were the team of Yeison Guzman and Aiden Crooke. Winning in exhibition were Hector Gaspar, Blake Bumgarner and Cameron Crump.

Tennis will play at Hibriten! Please release the men's tennis team at 2:30 for their away match.

Congratulations to the Varsity Baseball team and Varsity Softball team for their wins against St. Stephens.

Congratulations to the track team for their strong performance at the home track meet yesterday. the following athletes placed in the top 5 and scored points for the team.

Janiyah Norman-1st in high jump, 1st in 100 meters, 1st in 200 meters

Karson Pilkenton-1st 100 meters,1st 200 meters,2nd 4x100 relay, 2nd 4x200 relay

Jaleah Battle-1st in shot, 3rd in disc

Makyis Dula-2nd 100 meters, 2nd 4x100 relay, 2nd 4x200 relay. 5th 200 meters

Faizon Dickson-2nd 4x100, 2nd 4x200

Brendan Andrews-2nd in triple jump, 2nd 4x100 relay

Chase Stanbeck-2nd 400 meters, 2nd 4x400 meter relay

Fracesco Gonzalez-2nd 4x400 relay, 5th 400 meters

Lucas Watson-2nd 4x400 relay

Brian chavez-2nd 4x400 relay

Lizmary Franklin-2nd 100 hurdles, 3rd 300 hurdles

Michael Marley-2nd in high jump, 3rd in long jump

Kalaisha Isbell-3rd 100 hurdles

Ciera Johnson-4th in shot

Freddy Gueardiola-4th 1600 meters

Spencer Hadley-5th in shot, 5th in disc

McKinley Brown-5th in disc

Noah Clay-5th 3200 meters

Lunch Menu:

Pepperoni Pizza

Beef Taco

ACP Chicken

Ranch Cut Potatoes

French Cut Potatoes

Black Beans


Pears & Grapes