March 10, 2020
March 10, 2020
SAT word of the day is scotch (SKAHCH). The meaning of scotch is suppress, to put an end to. Example: John did his best to scotch the rumors that he was going to marry Ruth.
Quote of the Day: “When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” - Malala Yousafzai
Congratulations to Kylie Reid being presented her $100 check for winning 1st place at the MLK art competition. Place pictures
Remember to vote for Kylie Reid, WCHS Softball player has been nominated for Player of the Week at Charlotte Observer. Please vote for Kylie Reid. You can vote multiple times a day. Remember to have your friends, family and past alumni to vote!! https://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/high-school/article241017676.html
Congratulations to WCHS Chamber Choir for their SUPERIOR rating at MPA this past Friday. They really did a fabulous job pulling such an exceptional performance together even after Mrs. Wolfe’s maternity leave. These pictures show the joy they experienced when Mrs. Wolfe told them their rating. (pictures)
Read-a-thon will take place in the media center on Early Release Day, March 20th for $5. Also during the Read-a-thon, we will be giving prizes away every 15 minutes. No phones, food or drink in allowed. Read, Read, Read!
Battle of the Books meeting today after school. If you cannot be here, please see Mrs. Craven during your lunch.
The DECA club and Marketing class have West Caldwell 2020 Decals for sale for $2.00 each or 4 for $7.00 if you and your classmates buy them together. If interested see Mr. Boston in Room 216 on the Business Hallway.(show decal)
ROTC afterschool: Tuesday: NA Exam, Wednesday: Rifle, Thursday: Drill, Friday: PT
AFS Students-The last day to turn in your money for the March 13th field trip is this Thursday!!!
On Friday March 13th pie your favorite teachers during your lunch for Pi Day. Tickets go on sale during lunches starting Monday for $1. You can pay $1 to get 2 pies to throw. Support Mu Alpha Theta raise money for scholarships.
If you are planning to pursue any career in the construction field, the Kenneth Houston Memorial Scholarship is now available. Please see Wakefield for the application. It is due in April.
Students who plan on attending a college for a 2 year OR LESS career or technical degree or certification program in the Fall, you may be eligible to apply for up to $2500 at the Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship program. Applicants must be Pell grant eligible. The application link is on the WCHS scholarship website. See your counselor to see if this is for you!
Congratulations to the West Caldwell Men's golf team for their convincing and dominating win yesterday at the first conference golf match of the year at Hampton Heights in Hickory.
The Warriors finished in first place among the eight team by shooting a team score of 152, 34 strokes ahead of Fred T. Foard and 40 strokes ahead of Hibriten.
West was paced by Junior, Noah Bumgarner, who shot 35 on the day. Noah was also the medalist in the event, finishing first individually.
The Warriors also had excellent scoring from Hunter Baker, Lexton Ford and Jordan Bumgarner, who each shot a score of 39.
Congratulations to the entire team.
They are back in action Thursday at Lenoir versus Alexander Central and West Lincoln.
Congratulations to the following track athletes for first place finishes in their events:
Janiyah Norman: 100 meters, Long Jump, High Jump and Triple Jump She also qualified for regionals in the 100meters, long jump and high jump.
Jaleah Battle: Disc
Makyis Dula: 100 meters and 400 meters.
Congratulations to the following athletes for scoring points in their events:
Ciera Johnson in shot and disc
Tre'shon Harper in shot
Sarah Swanson in long jump
Devonte Davenport in High jump and triple jump
Razjae Allah in triple jump
Karim Aguilar in the 4x400 meter relay and 110 meter hurdles
Jyheim Winkler in the 4x400 meter relay
James Davis in the 4x400 meter relay and 400 meters
Jakobe Logan in the 4x400 meter relay
Deven Dancy 110 meter hurdles
Layla Patterson 100 meters
Jaleah Battle 100 meters and 200 meters
Kayvin Felder 300 meter hurdles
Paige Shell 200 meters
Dakadea Barrett 200 meters
Women’s Soccer will play at home against South Caldwell.
Tennis, Baseball and Softball will play at home against Fred T. Foard. Come out and support your Warriors!! Wear your blue and gold!
Rice Krispies Treats