W.C. Friday Middle School
Rising 6th Grade Registration
Welcome Class of 2027
We are so excited for you to join the Cavalier Family!
Use this newsletter to meet some of our great staff, go on a virtual tour, learn middle school lingo, see a typical 6th grade schedule, register for classes and so much more!
Middle School 101
Core Classes = Math, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies
Encore Classes = Art, PE, Spanish, Chorus, Band, CTE
Semester = half a school year
LEAD = a class to learn and practice the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, build community, and grow your leadership skills
7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens = habits created by Sean Covery, that we learn, practice, and live by
Click HERE to meet Mrs. Clements one of our school counselors, learn the lingo and see a typical middle school schedule.
One of the biggest worries for new students is how to open a locker. Check out this document for steps by step instructions for opening a combination lock: HERE
Virtual School TOUR
Explore ENCORE Classes
Health and PE
Every student takes a Health/PE class each year.
*Health/PE is a SEMESTER long class
One of the most exciting electives 6th graders can register for is the Cavalier Beginning Band.
Regardless of your knowledge of music, this class is the first step to be involved in the Band program at W.C. Friday and all the exciting adventures that it entails.
Meet Ms. Owen's our band director and learn about 6th grade band by clicking HERE
Register for band, hear the instruments, and select your instrument HERE
*Band is a YEAR LONG class!
Come join the WCF Chorus Program! We pride ourselves on choral excellence in, both, learning to read music as well as performing and enhancing our skills as young musicians. Here, you’re free to express yourself through your gifts and talents, as well as learn to enhance them.
Click HERE to watch the WC Friday Chorus "Commercial" created by students for students!
*Chorus is a YEAR LONG class!
You don't have to be an amazing artist to join art. Art if for those who want to learn and are willing to try. We belive everyone can be an artist and everyone brings their own creativity to the table .
*Art is a SEMESTER long class
Exploratory Spanish is an introduction to the 21 countries of the Spanish-Speaking world and learning the vocabulary for basic communication and speaking.
Topics will include:
- Months & Days
- Classroom Words
- Hispanic traditions
- Hispanic Holidays/Celebrations
*Spanish is a SEMESTER long class
CTE classes are hands on and engaging. Students typically love CTE classes and learn skills that they will use for the rest of their lives.
*CTE is a SEMESTER long class
- Students must turn in a completed physical form prior to trying out. Sports physicals are valid for a full calendar year.
Complete the Sports Interest Form for EARLY Fall sports sign ups: HERE
- Early Fall sports are golf, cheer-leading, and softball.
- Information and sign ups for other sports will be shared later on in the school year.
WC Friday CLUBS
We encourage all students to get involved and to give back. All students also participate in service learning. Students design and implement a service project of their choice in their LEAD class. Fridays during LEAD are service days. We can't wait to see all of the great service projects the Class of 2027 comes up with!
7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens
What current students are saying about WC Friday:
"I like the independence, and the responsibility. It makes me feel like I have control of my own life." - Chloe R, 6th grade student
"My favorite thing about WCF is band.We get to do fun stuff every year and learn lots of things about music." - Laney R, 6th grade student
"I love my friends, my teachers, my principals, Art, and Spanish" - Karmella G, 7th grade student
"I love how you have clubs and different cores a day so your not stuck in a class for the entire day." - Sergio V, 7th grade student
"I feel like WCF is an amazing school with lots of opportunities." - Kiera S, 6th grade student
"I love how you are able to have more freedom than you do in elementary and I also love how nice the teachers are!" - Kylie H, 6th grade student