Wildcat Wisdom (Summer Edition)

Wesley Chapel High School 7/14/21

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:






Message from Mr. McDermott

I hope you all are enjoying your summer break. School is just around the corner with students returning on 8/10/21. This issue will have a lot of information on the start of the school year. Please take some time to go through this. We are also including the new district dress code to assist when school shopping. We miss you all and hope you enjoy the rest of your break.
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Freshman Orientation, start off on the right paw.

New student tours and orientation

We would like to invite all of our new 10th-12th grade Wildcats to a special orientation and tour event. This will take place on Thursday, July 29th from 1:00pm-3:00pm. Students and parents will be able to get schedules, pay fees, and tour the facility to familiarize yourself to the campus. We look forward to meeting our new Wildcats. This event is only for students who have transferred to WCHS and are new to the school.

10th through 12th grade virtual registration

See the flyer below for the August 5th, virtual registration

District School Board of Pasco County Dress Code

Please take time to familiarize yourself with the dress code prior to school starting.

2021-2022 Student Code of Conduct

Below is the student code of conduct for the 2021-2022 school year. Students and parents should take some time to familiarize themselves with this document. We will be reviewing this with students during the first week of school.

Pasco eSchool and FLVS Placeholders for the Fall Semester

Students taking eSchool classes in the Fall and requesting a placeholder must start them after July 1, 2021 and must be active in the course prior to a schedule change. If you would like to request a placeholder, please complete the form at this link, https://wchs.pasco.k12.fl.us/mform/view.php?id=96000

Time to celebrate!

Time to celebrate! Our school has been recognized for our resilience in implementing a school-wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (PBIS) framework during the 2020- 2021 school year. PBIS is a set of strategies based in behavioral and biomedical science that enhances student quality of life and reduces problem behaviors. National research shows that full implementation of this framework leads to improved student outcomes. By establishing this framework, we are developing student skills, making changes to the school environment, acknowledging appropriate student behavior, and using data to identify needed supports for our students. As a result of this work, we are being recognized by the FLPBIS Project for achieving PBIS Model School status. This award demonstrates our commitment to the effective implementation of PBIS and our efforts towards achieving positive and equitable outcomes for all students.
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Volunteer Opportunities

We are hoping to have our amazing volunteers back on campus for the 2021-2022 School year! If you are interested in volunteering for Sports, School Field Trips, or in other ways, you must have an approved volunteer application on file with our District Office . Volunteer Applications must be completed in the link below. You will receive an email once you have been approved. ALL Volunteer hours must be logged in through our Raptor system, any volunteers on campus after school hours can be logged in through the teacher or Coach of the Sport you are volunteering for. If you have any questions Please email Iris Garcia at igarcia@pasco.k12.fl.us.


Summer Math Resources for Students

Summer Math Resources for students

We have some free resources for our students to use this summer to help them prepare for EOC’s, upcoming courses or SAT/ACT. Please share these with your students before they leave on summer break. These resources are available all summer and students are able to complete work at their own pace.

Khan AcademyStudents can access on the web and create their own account

MathNation (available until August) – Students can access through an icon on their myPascoConnect. They will need to add the Icon first. Please have students search for AlgebraNation int he app library.

  • On Ramp to Algebra 1
  • ACT Prep
  • 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 College & Career Updates

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


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.


Wesley Chapel Athletics Information

How to create a parent portal account in myStudent

College Application Process

Let's "meet" to discuss your plans! All grade levels!

Do you need help figuring out your next step? Do you have questions about the college application process? Are you wondering where you stand for your GPA and test scores for admission? Would you like to discuss trades, careers, or military service? Are you interested in seeing what you can do now to help yourself later? Email Mrs. Faysash at kfaysash@pasco.k12.fl.us so we can design a personalized plan for you!

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Wesley Chapel High School

School Information

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