SHS Weekly Update

1/13/23

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It's Electric!

Check out some of the great hydro-dipped guitar bodies created by Mr. Shipman's Manufacturing students.

All-District Band

Congratulations to the following students who made All-District Band:


  • Ashley Bryant
  • Cade Franklin
  • Aidan Gibson
  • Shafer Melillo
  • Alex Muir
  • Andrew Ruppert
  • Mary Shelor
  • Isabelle Varner
  • Heather Wooster
  • Alternate - Tristan Walker

National Honor Society Tutoring

The National Honor Society is offering tutoring to individual students and to small groups in classes. Students may request a tutor for one-on-one assistance; teachers may request tutors for small groups, particular lessons, or remediation. Some tutors are available during class time based on late arrival, early dismissal, and completed virtual classes. Please complete the form below to request an NHS tutor.


National Honor Society Tutoring Request

Schedule Changes

This is just a reminder that no 2nd semester schedule changes can be made at this time.
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Esports Interest Meetings

Esports interest meetings and tryouts for Super Smash Brothers, League of Legends, and/or Rocket League will be held in room 49 on 1/19 starting at 3:30 pm. Anyone interested in participating will need to contact Mr. Borum in person or via email (Cborum@iwcs.k12.va.us) prior to the meeting.


Mark Your Calendars

January 16 - All IWCS schools/offices closed

January 26-27 - Three-hour early dismissal

January 27 - End of Second Quarter/First Semester

January 30 - Student Holiday/Staff Workday

January 31 - Student Holiday/Staff Professional Development Day

February 1 - Start of Second Semester

SOL Test Dates

Wednesday, January 18 - Reading

Thursday, January 19 - History

Friday, January 20 - Math

Monday, January 23 - Science


AP Exam Dates

Monday, May 1

United States Government and Politics - 7:30 a.m.


Tuesday, May 2

Psychology - 11:30 a.m.


Wednesday, May 3

English Literature and Composition - 7:30 a.m.


Thursday, May 4

Macroeconomics - 7:30 a.m.


Friday, May 5

European History & United States History - 7:30 a.m.

Microeconomics - 11:30 a.m.


Monday, May 8

Calculus AB & BC - 7:30 a.m.


Tuesday, May 9

English Language and Composition - 7:30 a.m.


Wednesday, May 10

Biology - 11:30 a.m.


Thursday, May 18

Comparative Government and Politics - 11:30 a.m.

Family Life Education

All students currently enrolled in PE 9 and/or PE 10 will be participating in Family Life Education on January 25, 2023. Please review the standards of learning that are included in this newsletter. If you would like to opt your child out of this lesson, please complete the opt out form and contact the building principal.

Senior Cap and Gown Portraits

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