Weatherford High School

February 7-13, 2016

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Go support our teams! Tweet your support with #roopride.

February 8, 2016

V Baseball @ Granbury 4:30

9/JV Baseball vs. Granbury @ WHS 4:30/7:00

9A/9B Girls Basketball vs. Sam Houston 6:00/7:30

JV2 Boys Soccer @ Sam Houston HS 6:00

February 9, 2016

9A/9B Boys Basketball vs. Arlington Sam Houston @ WHS 7:30/6:00

V/JV Girls Basketball @ Sam Houston 6:00/7:30

V/JV Boys Basketball @ Sam Houston 6:00/7:30

JV1/V Boys Soccer @ Sam Houston HS 6:00/7:45

JV/V Girls Soccer vs. Arlington Sam Houston @ WHS 6:00/7:30

V/JV Softball (Intersquad) @ Hall 4:00/4:00

February 11, 2016

Boys Power Lifting @ Weatherford Power Lifting Invitational in the Outback 5:00

February 12, 2016

9A/9B Boys Basketball vs. Arlington Lamar 7:30/6:00

JV/V Boys Basketball @ Arlington Lamar 6:00/7:30

Girls Power Lifting @ Cedar Hills Girls Invitational 5:00

JV2/JV1/V Boys Soccer @ Lamar HS 5:00/6:30/8:00

JV/V Girls Soccer vs. Arlington Lamar @ WHS 6:00/7:30

V/G Wrestling @ Regionals @ El Paso

February 13, 2016

V Baseball vs. Richland @ WHS 12:00

9/JV Baseball @ Richland 12:00/2:00

V/JV Softball @ Aledo scrimmage

V/G Wrestling @ Regionals @ El Paso

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Get your Roo Baseball Apparel

The Roo Baseball online merchandise store will open tomorrow and close Monday, Feb 22nd. Be sure to check it out! New items have been added since it was last open! There will be sample sizes available at Long Ball and at the Opening Banquet if you need them.

Here is the link to the on-line store.

Learning Center Time Change!

Starting this week our Learning Center times have changed. This will help accommodate students involved in extracurricular events this Spring.

Tuesday: 4:00-6:00pm

Thursday: 6:00-8:00pm

Club Photo Schedules for the Yearbook at Mega Lunch

Members of the following clubs need to report to the Auditorium on the dates and times listed for group photos that will be published in the yearbook.

Wed, Feb 10th, A Block

​International Thespian Society

F.C.A. (Fellowship of Christian Athletes)

Rodeo Club

Wed, Feb 10th, B Block

Roo Crew Club

Whiz Quiz Club

Thurs, Feb 11th, A Block

F.B.L.A. (Future Business Leaders of America) Club

ASL (American Sign Language) Club

NHS Officers Only

Thurs, Feb 11th, B Block

L.A.I.R. Club

GrassBurr Staff

Mine Craft/Animation Club

Tues, Feb 16th, A Block

The Mighty Mob Club

Outreach Club

Red, White, & Roo Club

The Green Team

Safe Roos, Healthy Roos

T.S.A. (Technology Student Association)

Criminal Justice Club

Tues, Feb 16th, B Block

Youth Alive

Ping-Pong Club

Wed, Feb 17th, B Block

National Honor Society (Juniors) (Seniors)

Thurs, Feb 18th, A Block

H.O.S.A. (Health Occupations Students of America) Club

Civil Discourse Club

D.E.C.A (Distributive Education Clubs of America)

Thurs, Feb 18th, B Block

National Art Honor Society

National Tech Honor Society

Deeper Roots Club

Friday, Feb 19th A Block

F.F.A. (Future Farmers of America) Club

J.W.A.C. (Junior World Affairs Council) Club

Friday, Feb 19th B Block

F.C.C.L.A (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) Club

ESL Club


Glee Club

Senior 2016 Information Webpage

Please click here to visit our Senior 2016 Information webpage! It is full of vital information as we head in to the last few months of your time at WHS. If you have any questions regarding graduation, transition to post-secondary, or any other topics related to being a senior, please contact your counselor through email or by phone.

Pat Hartnett 817-598-2858 x3520

Virginia Lott 817-598-2858 x3519

Elizabeth Ward 817-598-2858 x3521

Morgan Melde 817-598-2858 x3522

Senior Decisions After Graduation

The following students have been accepted to and have made decisions to further their studies at the following locations:

Buchfink, Chandler - Texas State University

Christie, Chandi - University of North Texas

Dillinger, Kylie - University of Denver

Edgar, Carolyn "Hopie" - Navarro College

Gillard, Maggie - Tarleton State University

Hanson, Kate - Texas A&M University

Hutchinson, Danielle - Hardin Simmons University

JuVette, Noah – Texas State University

Larvin, Kara - Texas A&M University

Parker, Greyson – Weatherford College

White, Taylar - Weatherford College

Young, Lindsey - Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Attention Graduating Seniors

We want to highlight you in a new section of the newsletter called “Class of 2016: How About Those Roos!” We would like to publish a running list of our graduating seniors and the name of your college, university, technical school, or military branch you plan on attending next Fall. Also, we know that scholarship offers are rolling in and we would also like to publish a running list of the total value of college scholarships our seniors have been awarded.

Fill out the following form and let us know. This form will be available every week and can also be updated if needed.

February Roo Scholarship Report

The February ROO Scholarship Report has many new scholarship opportunities. Click here to see what scholarship are available:

If you would like more information, please contact Ms. Hartnett (A-E), Ms. Lott (F-K), Mrs. Ward (L-Q), Mrs. Melde (R-Z), Mrs. Cathey (PASS), or Mrs. Lindsey (CTE). It is time to submit your FAFSA. Go to to apply for financial aid for college.

Dress Exchange

Hey ladies, do you have a lonely dress taking up space in your closet? Don't let that dress go to waste! Bring it to the Dress Exchange!

Green Team is collecting any and all dresses of dress-ups past. If you have a dress you no longer want, say, from previous proms, homecomings, or banquets, then bring it by Ms. Keo's room, K-204, so we can find it a new home! Likewise, if you're looking for a dress for prom or banquet, but you don't want to drop the money on yet another dress, come shopping in K204!

Texas A & M will be holding “Aggieland Saturday” on February 13, 2016

The program is free! Transportation and meals will be provided to and from campus courtesy our DFW PSC in Arlington. The bus will depart at 6am from our DFW PSC located at 3900 Arlington Highlands Boulevard, suite 273, Arlington, TX 76018 and return at 9pm.

Eligibility: High School Junior in the Top 10% of their class. SAT/ACT test scores are preferred but not required.

For more information please see Mrs. Lindsey in the Career Center

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WHS Cheer Tryout Schedule

2016 WHS Cheer Program Tryout Schedule

Informational Meeting

February 25rd, 2016 in WHS cafeteria

You must attend this meeting with your parents to be eligible for try-outs.

Practice Dates

Tuesday, March 8th; Wednesday, March 9th; & Thursday, March 10th

Tryout Date

Friday, March 11, 2016

All Cheer Practices and Try-outs will be held in WHS Outback!

Click here for more information:


ACT is coming to WHS.

Online testing April 9.

For WHS students only at a reduced rate.

More details to come.

Band Concert

Date: Monday, February 8, 2016

Time: 7:00pm

Location: Durant Auditorium

All are invited!

Lady Roos Basketball is Fire!

The Lady Roos defeated North Crowley Friday night at home for senior night 47-37, making North Crowley the 5th team the lady Roos defeated in both rounds of district. Maddie Dorris had a great end to her lady Roo high school home game career with 24pts and 12 rebounds. The win puts the Lady Roos at 26-5 on the season and 11-2 in district with one district game remaining Tuesday night at Sam Houston High.

The Lady Roos will finish district as runner-ups, one win behind Arlington Bowie.

Playoffs will begin Monday February 15th, with tentative plans set to play at McMurry University in Abilene against either Odessa Permian or San Angelo Central. Final plans should be completed Wednesday afternoon.

14th Annual Coyote Area Math Competition

Weatherford High School’s Calculus Students competed in Weatherford College’s 14th Annual Coyote Area Math Competition. WHS got 2nd place! If you see Kenzie Ballard, John Opella, Bridget Ourada, and Reagan Wiggs, be sure and congratulate them! Furthermore, John Opella placed 4th individually and Reagan Wiggs placed 8th.
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Lady Roos Wrestling wins the 2AAAAAA Championship.

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Roos Wrestling claims 2AAAAAA second place finish.

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Blue Belles Win Big at ADTS This Weekend!

Team Awards
1st place super team!
Best of the best
"Give back" award for community service
Academic champions (3.818 GPA)
"Wow factor" award for Team Pom, including an encore performance at the award assembly
Sweepstakes & Gussie Nell Davis Award
Team Jazz Judges Award
Team Pom Judges Award
Team Prop Judges Award
Technique, precision, choreography, & presentation awards on all routines

Officer Awards
1st runner up overall
Sweepstakes & Gussie Nell Davis Award
Officer Kick Judges Award
Officer Jazz Judges Award
Officer Novelty Judges Award
Presentation, precision, & choreography awards for all routines

Individual Awards
Bailee Love 5th runner up soloist
Division One Solos: Cassandra Blanton, Katy McMichael, Michelle Miller, Kelly Newman, Sophie Pasternak

Way to go Belles! Come see us next week in McKinney!

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