WHS Weekly Phone Message

Week of Sept 15


Good evening Wheatmore High School, this is Principal Johnson with a few important announcements.

Jostens will be on campus September 16th to meet with our Senior class to discuss their cap and gown requirements for our 2020 commencement ceremony. Jostens will also meet with the Sophomore class to offer them a wide selection of class rings and other options that mark their 2022 graduation class. Jostens will return Monday, September 23rd to take orders during your student’s scheduled lunch. Parents are welcome to come and assist with placing any order with Josten’s.

Picture Day for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors is September 23th.

Underclassman and senior picture makeup day will be October 21st.

Free or reduced lunch applications are due. You may fill out an application online via the Randolph County Schools Web page, under Student Nutrition, follow the link on the right side of the page. You can fill out a paper copy that went home with your student if you wish not to use the online application. If your child received meals benefits last year, you have 30 day to complete an application for this school year, the cut off date to continue getting meals benefits is October 7th, If you have not filled out an application your child may go to full pay on October 8th.

We will be holding a presentation on NCAA college athletic eligibility on Wednesday, Sept. 18th in the media center at 7:00 pm. This presentation is designed for any student athlete in grades 9-12 who may be interested in participating in college athletics. Students can check their school email for more details.

Wheatmore’s HOSA club will have a meeting Wednesday, September 18 at 3:25pm in Mrs. Barkley’s room. If you can not attend this meeting a meeting will be held Thursday, September 19 at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Barkley’s room. You only need to attend one of these meetings. Fees to join HOSA are $20. For questions or concerns please see Mrs. Barkley or Mrs. Leach.

Do you have an interesting photo you would like to submit to the yearbook staff? You can do so by clicking on the community upload link on the Wheatmore home page; use access code WHS. We would love to see more of our Warriors in action!

Don’t forget to continue to vote daily for the WEAR IT LIKE A PRO contest. Head to panthers.com/fans/wearitlikeapro to vote for Wheatmore so your very own Warriors have a chance to win new football helmets! The school with the most votes wins!

Thank you and have a great evening.

Week of Sept 9

Good evening Wheatmore High School this is Principal Johnson with a few brief announcements.


Jostens will be on campus September 16th to meet with our Senior class to discuss their cap and gown requirements for our 2020 commencement ceremony.Jostens will also meet with the Sophomore class to offer them a wide selection of class rings and other options that mark their 2022 graduation class.


Jostens will return on the following Monday September 23rd to take orders during your student’s scheduled lunch. Parents are welcome to come and assist with placing any order with Josten’s.


Blue Cross NC and the Carolina Panthers invite us to #WEARITLIKEAPRO! Head to panthers.com/fans/wearitlikeapro to vote for Wheatmore so your very own Warriors have a chance to win new football helmets! The school with the most votes wins!


On September 14th at Bush Hill Festival Wheatmore HOSA will assist with American Red Cross to run a blood drive at Archdale Friends Meeting from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. Please sign up to give during this special event. You may show up at Archdale Friends Meeting anytime during Bush Hill to donate or you may call Brandon Cook at (336) 341-8137 to make an appointment. Please support Wheatmore HOSA and give the gift of life.

The Wheatmore Athletic Booster Club is sponsoring a backward draw dinner event in October. Please see a member of the athletic boosters for more information.

Thanks and have a great evening.

Week of Sept 1


Good evening Wheatmore High School, this is Principal Johnson with a few important announcements.

We have met with all grade levels to discuss attendance, dress code, cell phones and student drivers.


We plan to begin assessing fines for all unregistered vehicles on Tuesday, September 3. The cost of the fine is $20 plus $25 for the parking registration. Please make sure your student’s vehicle is properly registered with the school. Encourage your student to clean out their vehicle and remove any banned items from the vehicle. Banned items can be found on pages 29,36 and 37 of the RCSS Parent Student Handbook.


A ladies basketball interest meeting will be held Thursday September 5th at 8 AM in Coach Kilcullen's room B125. If you have any questions please contact Coach Kilcullen.


Wheatmore’s HOSA club will have its annual kick-off meeting Wednesday, September 4 at 3:25pm in Mrs. Barkley’s room. If you can not attend this meeting a second kick-off meeting will be held Thursday, September 5 at 8:00 AM in Mrs. Barkley’s room. You only need to attend one of these meetings. Fees to join HOSA are $20. For questions or concerns please see Mrs. Barkley or Mrs. Leach.



Senior Parents your child received an order form to place a senior ad in this years 2020 Wheatmore yearbook. Senior ads are one of the most popular features in the yearbook and a great way to show your pride. If you are interested in purchasing an ad, you can order online at www.yearbookforever.com or complete the order form and drop it off in the main office at school. Deadline for all orders is December 16, 2019.

If you are a business owner or know someone that would be interested in sponsoring our 2020 Wheatmore yearbook by placing a business ad. Please visit yearbookforever.com enter our school name and click the link to create a business ad or simple call the school and speak to our yearbook advisor for me details.


Jostens will be on campus September 16th to meet with our Senior class to discuss their cap and gown requirements for our 2020 commencement ceremony.Jostens will also meet with the Sophomore class to offer them a wide selection of class rings and other options that mark their 2022 graduation class.Jostens will return on the following Monday September 23rd to take orders during your student’s scheduled lunch. Parents are welcome to come and assist with placing any order with Josten’s.


Thank you and have a great Labor Day weekend.

Week of August 26

Good evening parents and students of Wheatmore High School, this is Principal Johnson with several important announcements.


Welcome back to Wheatmore High School. Parents and bus riding students please be aware that bus transportation will be slow on Monday. A lot of last minute ridership requests were received this past week which will alter bus routes and scheduled pick up and delivery times. Be at your bus stop early and continue to wait knowing the bus may be delayed. If you have any questions on Monday, please call the school and ask to speak with Mr. Hill, our Bus Coordinator.


On Monday, students will receive many forms and items of information. Parents please ask your child for the forms, complete the forms so that the student may return the forms on Tuesday. Request for free and or reduced meal prices will be part of the information package coming home will all students. Complete this important form immediately so that your child will continue to receive this nutritional benefit.


All students that are enrolled in AFJROTC at Trinity High School will report to Wheatmore’s Media Center on Monday, August 26 and for Tuesday, August 27 for their first block class. AFJROTC classes will begin at Trinity High School on Wednesday, August 28.


Beta Club Members-just a reminder that your summer hours are due this Friday, August 30 to either Mrs. Hazlewood or Mrs. Atkins. Please check your school email from June that references this.


All male and female students interested in joining the swim team for the 2019-2020 season there will be an interest meeting on Friday 8/30 at 8:00 am in Coach Thalasinos room C131. Please see Coach Thalasinos for additional information.