Weatherford High School

May 15-21, 2016

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Mini Seminars at Mega Lunch are now over for the semester.

WHS Baccalaureate

Sunday, May 22nd, 3pm

2121 Bethel Road

Weatherford, TX

Congratulations to our Valedictorian Sariah Harmer and Salutatorian Jessica Wortman

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Roos advance to the 6A Region Quarterfinals

Roos vs. Midland Lee @ Hardin-Simmons University

Game 1: Friday, May 20th @ 7:00pm

Game 2: Saturday, May 21st @1:00pm

Project Graduation Meeting

Monday, May 16th, 6pm

WHS Cafeteria

We will be having a Senior Parent Wrap-up Meeting on Monday, May 16 at 6:00pm in the WHS cafeteria. This will be your 1 stop for everything Project Graduation. You will be able to turn in the discount card and/or money. Pick up a Volunteer Packet, if you are interested in volunteering Graduation night. We will also have consent forms for Main Event. Both parent and student (and Guest if applicable) will need to sign the form. Payment for Guests will also be accepted at the meeting.

We are aware of the Career/Technology Education Awards that evening and will have you out in plenty of time.

Please visit our website for more information:

Seniors- Important Information!

Here is a complete information sheet on senior activities to close out the year.

Please click the link below to see the Project Graduation consent form.

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2016 CTE Awards Ceremony

Coming to the Durant Auditorium

Monday, May 16th @ 7:00 pm

Be watching your mail to find out if you will be recognized that evening.

All friends and family are invited to attend!

Student Council Meeting

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Time: B Block Mega Lunch

Location: Mrs. Barnes' Classroom, K109

News from The Roo Football Team

Annual Blue/White Game

May 20, 2016

Jv plays at 5:30

Varsity plays at 7:00

Come out and support the 2016 Roo Football Team


Yearbooks are scheduled to be distributed the week of May 16th during MegaLunch. Check the lists posted outside the Counseling Center and next to the library to see if YOUR copy has been paid for.

"Senior Sneak Peek" Pick Up will be Tuesday, May 17th during MegaLunch. Juniors will get their copy on Wed., May 18th, and Sophomores will pick their copy up on Thursday, May 19th. NGC distribution will take place on Friday, May 20th during MegaLunch.

New from the WHS Choir Department

The choir is holding their Spring Concert on Thursday May 19th at 7:00 pm. From 6:00-7:00 pm, there will be a silent auction with all proceeds going to pay for equipment and supplies that support the choir. Many local businesses have donated items and services. Each of the 4 choirs are collecting items for baskets that will also be auctioned. Donations are still needed. Please contact Mac Chestnut or Sharon Ward for more information.

Lady Roo Basketball Camp

For Girls: Entering 1st grade - 9th grade.

Click here for the link to the access more information and the registration form:

Baseball Camp Information

We are going to divide it into two camps this year, June 6th-8th will be for Incoming 1st-6th grades and June 13th-14th will be for Incoming 7th-9th grades. Click on this link to access the form for our Baseball Camp this summer:

News From The Theatre Department

The Nerd By Larry Shue

Directed by Senior Tony Thorn

May 20th and 21st

7pm in the Durant

$5 at the door

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Let's finish the year healthy WHS!

Here is a link to some important health tips.
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Cafeteria Charges

As the school year is ending and everything is coming to a close we are no longer accepting cafeteria charges. It is also time to pay for all of your charges in the cafeteria.

Project Graduation Discount Cards on Sale

Seniors continue to sell Project Graduation Discount Cards for $20/each. This is a great discount card and has savings that really add up if each vendor is used just one time! The good news, most of the discount offers are reusable and good through next March! Contact Cyndi at or Felicia at for more information or to order cards.

Click here to view the card:

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

Seniors: please notify us about your scholarship offers.

Seniors, if you have received a scholarship offer, please let Ms. Lott in the Counseling Center know. We want to keep up with the total amount of scholarship money received by the senior class for 2016.

Seniors: May Scholarship Information

Click here for the May Scholarship Report:

Phoenix Masonic Scholarship is due May 18. This $1,000 scholarship is for students planning to attend Weatherford College and is based on financial need, community service, and GPA. Applications are available in the Counseling Center.

The Campbell-Anderson Memorial Scholarship for $250 has just arrived in the Counseling Center and the deadline is May 18. Students will need to write on 1) how suicide has affected them or 2) their future goals and how they would inspire others. Applications are available in the Counseling Center.

Don’t miss out on these valuable opportunities to help pay for your post-secondary plans. Visit the Counseling Center often!

Senior Decisions After Graduation

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

Alvarado, Brittany – University of Alabama

Amerson, Alissa – South Plains College

Ashcraft, Maison - University of Texas at Arlington

Austria, Gio Lawrence – U.S. Air Force

Bailey, Brittany – Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Black, Baylee – Baylor University

Blanton, April – Tarleton State University

Bowman, Jacob – Tarleton State University

Buchfink, Chandler - Texas State University

Brunz, Trevor – Universal Technical Institute

Cantrell, Kenny – Texas A&M University

Carter, Mackenzi – University of North Texas

Cartmill, Jacquelyn – Austin College

Cecil, Caitlin – Tarleton State University

Chambers, Milleson – West Texas A&M

Christie, Chandi - University of North Texas

Crane, Autumn – Texas A&M – Commerce

Craney, Bayli - Texas A&M University – Commerce

Densmore, Dansa – Texas Tech University

DeLeon, Gabrielle – Allegheny College

Dillinger, Kylie - University of Denver

Dromgoole, Makayla – Tarleton State University

Duly, Madison - Campbellsville University

Edgar, Carolyn "Hopie" - Navarro College

Ewings, John United States Navy

Fournier, Aiden Weatherford College

Fowler, Bailey – Berry College

Frank, Ryleigh – Tarleton State University

Fry, Destiny - Weatherford College

Fundis, Addison - Abilene Christian University

Gibson, Dakota – Army National Guard

Gillard, Maggie - Tarleton State University

Gouge, Douglas - Texas Tech University

Hanson, Kate - Texas A&M University

Head, Jacob - Weatherford College

Hein, Terra Weatherford College

Hensley, Jesse – Tarleton State University

Herringer, Tristan – Texas A&M University

Herron, Emilie – Baylor University

Hill, Siera - Weatherford College

Howerton, Kaylyn - Weatherford College

Huggins, Audrey – The University of Virginia

Hutchinson, Danielle - Hardin Simmons University

Jackson, Skyler - Fire Fighter Academy

Jenson, Taylor – Weatherford College

JuVette, Noah – Texas State University

Keplinger, Amber – Weatherford College

Larvin, Kara - Texas A&M University

MacKenzie, Connor – Rogers State University

Marquardt, Samuel - Texas A&M University

Martin Justin – University of North Texas

Mayo, Clint – Sam Houston State University

Mendoza, Garrett – Texas State University

Miller, Nicole – Midwestern State University

Mills, Natalie – Tarleton State University

Musgrave, Tristan – U.S. Marines

Nash, Hailey Tarleton State University

Newton, Ethan – Texas A&M

O’Connor, Quinn – Texas Tech University

Obregon, Gissell – Southern Illinois University

Orduna, Vanessa – Tarrant Country College

Ourada, Bridget – Texas A& M University

Parker, Greyson – Weatherford College

Patterson, Nicholas – Texas Tech University

Patterson, Nicole - Texas Tech University

Poland, Natalia - Brigham Young University

Pool, Taylor – Stephen F. Austin State University

Pytlik, Jamie Oklahoma State University

Riggan, Kaitlynn – Weatherford College

Riley, Kailey – Friends University

Riney, Erin - Weatherford College, Texas Tech University

Sansom, Nia - Texas A&M University - Commerce

Schwartz, Sarah – University of Arkansas

Scherr, Blair – Tarleton State University

Scoggin, Tyler – University Mary Hardin-Baylor

Simanjuntak, Nadine – Tarleton State University

Simmons, Savannah – Texas Tech University

Smith, Cameron – Hobart Institute of Welding

Sodek, Jessica (Jay) Weatherford College

Staples, Auburn – Texas A&M University

Terranova, Lexi – Weatherford College then Texas Women's University

Tims, Jerry – Coffeyville Community College

Vanskike, Hayden – Texas Tech University

West, Maddi – Texas Tech University

White, Taylar - Weatherford College

Wiggs, Reagan – Texas A&M University

Wilkins, Sydney – University of North Texas

Woodall, Victoria- Coffeyville Community College – Kansas

Wortman, Jessica – The University of Texas at Austin

York, Crystal University Texas at Arlington

Young, Lindsey - Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Vantrease, Hunter – Texas Tech University

West, Dakota - Weatherford College

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.