Wildcat Wisdom

Wesley Chapel High School 07/26/2022

WCHS Vision

Wesley Chapel High School provides a community in which students become life ready citizens with confidence, empathy, and perseverance.


To ensure our students are college, career, and life ready, we are:

Accountable

Resourceful

Compassionate

Principled

Inspirational

Message from Mr. McDermott

Good afternoon Wildcats,


I hope you are enjoying your summer. We are looking forward to meeting our incoming freshmen on July 28 from 8:00 to 12:00. We will start in the WCHS Performing Arts Center with a presentation for parents and students. After the meeting, parents are able to leave and return to pick up their students at 12:00 in the cafeteria. Please read below for more information on activities for Freshman Orientation.


County-wide registration will take place on Friday, August 5 from 8:30 to 12:00 in the cafeteria and media.


We are excited about the start of the 2022-2023 school year and working with our students and families. Welcome back Wildcats!



Thank you,

Mr. McDermott

Registration/Meet the Teacher Day!

Registration will take place on Friday, August 5 from 8:30AM to 12:00PM in the cafeteria and media. Please park in the lot near the cafeteria as Weightman Middle School will also be having their registration. If you want to avoid the crowd, you can pay fees and access schedules online beginning that morning. You will be able to purchase parking and lockers on this day.
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Freshman orientation day will substitute for the county-wide registration day for our freshmen class. This means that parents of freshmen and freshmen students will NOT need to attend the “County-wide Registration Day” on August 5th.

Parents and students are invited to come to the Performing Arts Center at 8:00 a.m. for a Parent/Student University meeting. After the meeting parents will be released and can pick-up their students at 12:00 p.m. At noon, the parents can tour the campus, pick up student schedules, pay fees, and purchase lockers. We are excited to meet our newest Wildcats and hope you will join us on this exciting day. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mrs. Koslin, Assistant Principal, at 813-794-8700.

Representatives from vital areas of WCHS will be in attendance to explain departments, clubs, and programs. Mentors known as Pack Leaders, will be on hand to lead student groups through team building initiatives and important freshmen activities. Our administrative team, school counselors and our School Resource Officer will be in attendance to reinforce high school requirements and expectations. The Summer Orientation is a one-day program that is essential to starting each freshman out on the right paw!

Athletic Paperwork 2022-23 school year.

Each year, student athletes must complete all FHSAA and District School Board required paperwork. Directions on completing the paperwork and clearances can be found on our school website at http://wchs.pasco.k12.fl.us/ or on the PDF below.


Fall sports begin August 1, please email the Coach for information.

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Lift up Pasco

Please use this link, https://www.pasco.k12.fl.us/lift-up-pasco for information

Planning on taking a Pasco eSchool course this fall?

Students wishing to have an online placeholder in the fall to work on a Pasco eSchool course, must be active in the online course prior to receiving a placeholder. Placeholders may either be on-campus where students work in our lab or off campus where students complete the course at home. In order to have a first semester placeholder, the online course must have been started after 7/1/2022. Please see the Pasco eSchool website, https://eschool.pasco.k12.fl.us/high-school-9-12/ to register for an online course.

Class of 2023 Senior Portrait Sessions


Class of 2023


Start making plans for your Senior Portrait Session with Gigante Productions! Appointments will open in June, and you must have your session on or before November 3rd in order to make it into the senior section of the yearbook. We can only feature senior portraits from Gigante in the senior section of the yearbook. Specific information with a link to schedule your appointment will be forthcoming. In the meantime, contact Mrs. Ingram, yearbook advisor, at pingram@pasco.k12.fl.us with any questions.

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Advertising Opportunity for Local Businesses

District School Board of Pasco County Intent to Advertise

Need more customers? Advertise with WCHS! Each year thousands of people come to events on our campus and see advertisements for local businesses. This is an opportunity to get affordable advertising and help out the students of WCHS. Banners are printed by the school using your artwork with several sponsorship options. The term of the advertisement is one full year.

Interested businesses may download and complete the form below.

If you have any questions, please reach out to the Assistant Principal over Athletics, Mrs. Koslin at skoslin@pasco.k12.fl.us or call the school at 813-794-8700.

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WCHS COLLEGE AND CAREER S'MORE

Are you College and Career Ready? Check out Mrs. Faysash’s Smore for events, scholarships, and planning resources for all grade levels!

https://www.smore.com/vgxh7
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Free SAT prep available through Kahn Academy

Click on this link, https://www.khanacademy.org/SAT, for free SAT prep.

Click below to learn how to set up parent notifications in myStudent portal

Setting up parent notifications will allow you to be notified if your student is absent or struggling in a course.

Emergency Card Information and Directions (Please read)

Parents, we currently have over 600 emergency cards that have not been updated. If you have not updated your student's emergency card, please download the step-by-step instructions below for completing the emergency card. If you have questions or need assistance, please email myStudenthelp@pasco.k12.fl.us.

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WCHS ABC Program

If your family needs supports or any needs from the WCHS ABC program, please fill out the following form. If you would like more information about the ABC program, the flyer is attached and/or call Iris Garcia in the front office, 813-794-8702.

https://wchs.pasco.k12.fl.us/mform/view.php?id=93604

How to create a parent portal account in myStudent

Suspicious Activity Reporting App

Wesley Chapel High School

School Information


Principal:
Mr. Matt McDermott

30651 Wells Road
Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
Phone: (813) 794-8700
(352) 794-8700
Fax: (813) 794-8791

Office Hours:
M-F 7:00AM – 3:30 PM