WHS & NGC Weekly Newsletter Vol.4 Ed.7 - Oct. 7 - Oct. 12
STUDENT HOLIDAY - MONDAY, OCTOBER 14
Sports At A Glance
Tuesday, October 8
9A/9B/JV/V Volleyball v. LD Bell @ WHS 5:00/6:00/5:00/6:00
Varsity Boys/Girls Golf @ Tangle Ridge, Arlington 8:00 am
Wednesday, October 9
JV Boys/Girls Golf @ Oeste Ranch, Aledo 8:00 am
Thursday, October 10
JV Tennis v. Weatherford Tournament @ WHS 8:00 am
JV/9 Football - OPEN
Friday, October 11
Varsity Football - OPEN
ALL Volleyball - OPEN
FALL SPIRIT THEMES
Oct. 18: Disney/Pixar
Oct. 25: Hippie/Tie Dye
November 1: Color Wars -Freshmen wear black, Sophomores wear gray, Juniors wear blue, Seniors wear white
November 8: Blackout
DEADLINE AHEAD - Senior Tribute Ads
Just go to www.yearbookforever.com to pay with a debit/credit card (choose Weatherford TEXAS (not Weatherford, OK) OR pay at WHS by check, cash or money order. You can upload your pics and message, or you can bring hard copy pics to WHS front office.
Don't miss this important Senior Tribute! Deadline is October 16th.
News You Can Use from the MelonVine Yearbook Staff!
Just go to YearbookForever.com (be sure to enter Weatherford, TEXAS not Oklahoma)
Picture RETAKES/MAKEUP DAY for 9th, 10th, & 11th --- Wednesday October 30th all day (both campuses)
SENIOR LAST CALL PIC DATE - MONDAY, October 28th at NGC (RISE/Bridge) and WHS
College & Career Fair and Financial Aid & Scholarship Session
The annual Weatherford High School College and Career Fair is scheduled for Wednesday, October 23 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm in gyms B and C of Weatherford High School. There are over 60 post-secondary institutions that will be in attendance to speak with WHS Juniors and Seniors. Parents are welcome to attend either session with their student. Also, new this year: Gabrielle McCormick, the founder of The Scholarship Informer will be here to present on ways to make college affordable. Gabrielle completed her entire college education for free (all the way through her doctorate degree) and now she is helping others get on the path to a debt-free education.
The tentative schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, October 23 from 1:00pm – 3:00 pm
1:00pm Senior class attends College and Career Fair booths (gyms B & C) to speak with post-secondary representatives
1:00pm Junior class attends Financial Aid and Scholarships session in the Durant
2:00pm Junior class attends College and Career Fair booths (gyms B & C) to speak with post-secondary representatives
2:00pm Senior class attends Financial Aid and Scholarships session in the Durant
Wednesday evening 6:00-7:30pm Financial Aid and Scholarships session in the WHS Cafeteria – open to WHS students/parents and surrounding area districts
Floral Design Arrangement of the Month Club
It is now time to sign up for the Floral Design of the month Club! Each month starting in October you will receive a fresh arrangement from the High School Floral Design class.
Attached you will find an order form. If you would like to pick and choose which months you want to receive or if you want them all there is an option to do that. Payment can be tubed to me through campus mail. Thank you for supporting our program! (images are examples only)
Make sure to come support the Fightin’ Roo Marching Band at their second contest of the season at Burleson HS. We compete at 2:45 in prelims, and could use a big hometown crowd. Special thanks to all the volunteers that truly keep this program running smoothly. Please know all your hard work is appreciated.
Special shout out this week for two WHS Band students, Katlyn Don Carlos and Connor Bezio, who were recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation! Congratulations and we are so proud of you!
The WHS Color Guard and Percussion are selling Poinsettias for $12. They make great holiday decoration and gifts for your loved ones. Checks should be made to WBFC (Weatherford Band Fan Club). Contact Fundraiser Chairperson -- Sheila Jeffers (951) 515-0909 or Mrs. Zimring in Admin C at WHS (817) 598-2858 ext.3513
Outstanding Freshman Band Members of the Week:
Bella Bratcher from the Trumpet section and
Miguel Olivera from the Clarinet section and
Lucas Smith from the Battery.
Guard Member of the Week:
Section of the Week:
Upcoming events this fall:
Sound of Springtown Marching Showcase - October 12 @ Porcupine Stadium
UIL Region 30 Marching Contest - October 15th @ Chisholm Trail HS
Veteran's Day Parade - November 9th @ NGC (meet at 9:15am - parade starts at 10:00am - pickup at 10:45am in front of NGC)
Winter Guard Auditions - November 11-15th (4:30-6:30 pm)
All Region Phase 1 for Brass – December 3rd @ Chisholm Trail HS
All Region Phase 1 for Woodwind/Percussion – December 5th @ Aledo HS
Holiday Parade – December 7th (meet at 9:15am - parade starts at 10:00am - pickup at 10:45am in front of NGC)
Hall MS Band Holiday Concert - December 9th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)
Tison MS Band Holiday Concert - December 10th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)
WHS Bands Holiday Concert - December 12th @ Durant Auditorium (Starts at 6:30 pm)
All Region Band Phase 2 and Freshman Auditions - December 14th @ Timber Creek HS
Need Volunteer Hours? Just like to help? The Band needs YOU!
Blue Belles Dance Clinic
The Weatherford High School Blue Belles would like to invite all students in grades K-8 to participate in our annual dance clinic. The clinic is taught by our fabulous Blue Belles! The girls and boys will get to show off the dance and new skills they learned for a pregame performance at Kangaroo stadium on October 25th! Register by October 1st to ensure that your participant receives a t-shirt!
Blue Belle Dance Clinic:
Monday, October 14th (student holiday)
8:00 AM To Noon
NGC Activity Center Gym
Friday, October 25th
Varsity football pregame @ Roo Stadium
If you have any questions, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Belles are excited to share their skills and traditions with the next generation of dancers!
Weatherford (23-11, 4-0) beat San Angelo Central
25-22, 25-19, 25-23
Kills: 18 Abbie Lane, 8 Jayla Schultz, 8 Lynsey Lee, 7 Chloe Brownlee, 6 Tatum Wright, 4 Logan Loran
Assists: 46 Logan Loran
Digs: 21 Keegan O’Connor, 15 Tatum Wright, 12 Paige Bevers, 10 Logan Loran
Aces: 2 Logan Loran, 2 Keegan O’Connor
JV lost in 3
FA won in 2
FB won in 2
Weatherford (24-11, 5-0) beat Abilene High
25-16, 25-13, 25-12
Kills: 7 Abbie Lane, 3 Jayla Schultz, 5 Lynsey Lee, 6 Chloe Brownlee, 14 Tatum Wright, 1 Logan Loran, 3 Caitlyn Benson, 2 Madison Buckley
Assists: 19 Logan Loran, 13 Ava Saltzgiver
Digs: 15 Keegan O’Connor, 5 Tatum Wright, 6 Paige Bevers, 2 Hartlie Kennedy, 4 Caiti Sanchez, 2 Ashley Trammell, 3 Kayleigh Bateman
Aces: 2 Logan Loran, 3 Keegan O’Connor, 3 Hartlie Kennedy
JV lost in 3
FA won in 2
FB won in 2
Belle Teachers of the Week
School Day SAT and PSAT
Who: Seniors who signed up for SAT, Juniors who signed up for PSAT and ALL Sophomores to take PSAT
What: SAT and PSAT School Day Testing
When: October 16, Times TBA
Sign-ups have passed if you are not already signed up.
Be sure to check your WISD email. All testing information is communicated through WISD email.
Varsity Boys and Girls Golf
Blue Belles of the Week
Public Safety Club Fundraiser
The Public Safety Club invites you to purchase one of their official club t-shirts this year! Shirts promote school pride and public safety unity. Funds are used to help students pay for competition and travel costs. We have an amazing group of students this year and I am very excited!
The deadline for orders on 10/25 and shirts are $20. The order form is attached to this email. Checks can be sent to me on the main campus, rm. K210.
Thank you for your support!
Weatherford High School
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!
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