The Boomer

WHS & NGC Weekly Newsletter Vol.4 Ed.20 - Jan. 27 -Feb. 1

Sports At A Glance

Tuesday, January 28

F/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball vs San Angelo Central @ WHS 4:30/4:30/6:00

F/JV/V Boys Basketball vs San Angelo Central @ WHS 5:00/5:00/7:30


Thursday, January 30

JV Tennis @ Parker County Peach Bowl 8:30

Varsity Boys Wrestling @ Trinity HS 6:00

Varsity Girls Wrestling @ Euless Trinity Dual 6:00


Friday, January 31

Varsity Tennis @ Parker County Peach Bowl 8:30

JV2/JV1/Varsity Boys Soccer vs Trinity @ Trinity 4:30/6:00/7:30

JV/Varsity Girls Soccer vs Trinity @ Roo Stadium 5:30/7:00

F/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball @ Haltom HS 4:30/6:00/7:30

JV/F/V Boys Basketball @ Haltom HS 4:30/6:00/7:30


Saturday, February 1

Rodeo Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo

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Soccer Results

Both boys team competed for a first place trophy at Roo stadium. The JV2 Boys team was eliminated in the championship for group 1 on Saturday by a tough Chisholm trail team 3-0.
The JV1 Boys team played Chisholm in the other bracket for the championship and beat them 4-0 ending a long day with a well deserved win. Way to go Roos! Thanks to all the Roo fans who showed up for a great weekend!

Valentines Dance!

Dance - Thursday Night Feb. 13th 6:30 - 9 pm
Tickets $10 will be on sale during lunch! Get your ticket and come join the fun!


The SENIOR STANDOUTS will be announced at the DANCE!

TENNIS - Richland UTR Results

Congratulations to Katie Markwardt for winning her division at the Richland UTR!

Scores of the matches were:

4-1,5-3

4-2,4-1

4-1,5-4(7-2)

Val-O-Grams

Send your child, best friend, faculty or staff a sweet treat sponsored by the Senior Class of 2020. All proceeds will benefit prom. Choose from the options below and submit your payment to the front office or mail to WHS attention Senior Class Sponsor. All items will be delivered February 13th. The deadline to order is Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

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ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE ATTENDANCE OFFICE

New policy:

Notes for ANY absence must be turned in within 3 days of returning to school. This includes Dr. notes, parent notes, court notes, college day forms, etc. We will not be entering notes into Skyward if a note is turned in past the deadline.

Also, you are responsible for making sure your attendance is correct on Skyward. Please keep track of your attendance throughout the semester.

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Basketball Spiritwear

Please support the Kangaroo Basketball Booster Club by ordering spiritwear using the link below,

https://shop.brazoslogoshop.com/weatherford_basketball/shop/home


Ford Scholarship

#FordDrivingDreams is back to award $500,000 in scholarships to high school seniors throughout North Texas. Visit forddrivingdreams.com and apply by Feb. 3, 2020. Don't miss this chance to pursue higher education and let @fordfund_ and your#NTXFord Dealers fuel your dream!

Band Blast

Make sure to come and check out all the amazing things that are happening with your Weatherford High School Band Program.


Upcoming Events this Spring:

NTCA Winter Guard Contest – February 1st @ Alvarado HS (Both Guards)

NTCA Winter Percussion Contest – February 8th @ Lewisville HS

WISD Mid-Winter Band Concert – February 11th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)

NTCA Winter Guard Contest – February 21st @ Haltom HS (Varsity Only)

NTCA Winter Guard Contest – February 22nd @ Mansfield Summit HS (JV Only)

Region 30 Solo and Ensemble Contest – February 22nd @ Aledo HS

NTCA Winter Percussion Contest – February 29th @ Berkner HS

Region 30 Middle School Concert & Sight-reading Contest – March 4-5 @ Burleson Centennial

NTCA Winter Guard Contest – March 6th @ Everman HS (Varsity Only)

NTCA Winter Guard Contest Novice Class Championships – February 22nd @ Mansfield HS (JV Only)

NTCA Winter Guard Contest Regional Class Championships – March 14th @ Marcus HS (Varsity Only)

Marching Auxiliaries Nationals Color Guard Competition – March 27-28th @ Fort Worth Convention Center (Both Guards)

NTCA Winter Percussion Contest – March 28th @ Azle HS

WHS Pre-UIL Concert – March 31st @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 5:00 pm)

NTCA Winter Percussion Championships – April 4th @ Burleson Centennial HS

NTCA Color Guard Solo and Ensemble (Option 1) – April 4th @ Timberview HS

WISD Band Auction Concert – April 11th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 3:00 pm)

NTCA Color Guard Solo and Ensemble (Option 2) – April 18th @ Alvarado JH

UIL Concert & Sight-reading Contest for Symphonic 1 – April 21st @ Burleson HS

UIL Concert & Sight-reading Contest for Wind Symphony – April 22st @ Burleson HS

NTCA Color Guard Solo and Ensemble All Stars Competition – April 25th @ Midlothian HS

Tison MS Spring Band Concert – May 5th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)

Hall MS Spring Band Concert – May 7th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)​

WHS Band Banquet – May 16th @ Central Christian Church (Starts at 6:00 pm)

WHS Spring Band Concert – May 21st @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)

Band Trip to San Antonio – May 23rd-24th

UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest – May 29th-30th @ UT Austin

Graduation Performance – June 1st

The Sharing Shack

We are thrilled to announce that The Sharing Shack, established by senior Keaton Martin, is officially open for business. Keaton started this project with a desire to help secure donations for fellow classmates in need. We are accepting donations for hygiene products, new socks and under garments, new or gently used clothes, coats/jackets, blankets, etc. Gift cards for food or gas are also welcome. If you would like to help, or have any questions, please feel free to email Mrs. Robertson at crobertson@weatherfordisd.com

Coming Soon to the WHS Theatre Department!

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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The Eddleman-McFarland Fund Scholarship

The scholarship applications are online at https://st-andrew.com/outreach/scholarship-funds. The scholarship may be filled out online, printed and then submitted with all of the necessary paper work (reference letters, essay, tax returns, official high school transcript & SAT or ACT scores).

Weatherford High School

This weekly newsletter is produced by Mrs. Gilley's Journalism 1 students Aria Hilliker, Jaylee Williams, Rachel Speegle, Dakota Thomas, Katie Markwardt and Ashley Hoffman.


Information must be supplied by WHS Faculty & Staff. Booster Clubs, please send your information through your Coach or Faculty Sponsor.

Information must be received by Thursday to be included in the next week's Boomer. We apologize for the time delay for weekend events.

Thanks for your support!

Got questions/comments? Please email sgilley@weatherfordisd.com