Weatherford High School

November 15-21, 2015

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Go support our teams! Tweet your support with #roopride.

November 17

Boys Basketball Tip-off event @ WHS 6:30

9A/JV/V Girls Basketball @ Boswell 5:00/6:30

V/JV/G Wresting vs. Haltom/Paschal @ WHS 6:00PM

November 19

V Girls Basketball @ Polk Key City Classic in Abilene

9A/JV @ Lady Roo JV/Freshman Classic Tournament

November 20

V/JV Boys Basketball vs. Mineral Wells @ WHS 7:30/6:00

V Girls Basketball @ Polk Key City Classic in Abilene

9A/JV @ Lady Roo JV/Freshman Classic Tournament

V Wrestling @ Arlington Martin 2:30 PM

North Texas High School Rodeo

November 21

V Girls Basketball @ Polk Key City Classic in Abilene

9A/JV @ Lady Roo JV/Freshman Classic Tournament

V Wrestling @ Arlington Martin 8:00AM

JV/G Wrestling @ Chisolm Trail

North Texas High School Rodeo

Roo Elective Expo

Monday, Nov. 16th, 5:30-7pm

2121 Bethel Road

Weatherford, TX

Weatherford High School will be hosting the annual Roo Elective Expo on Monday, Nov. 16th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm in the WHS Cafeteria. During this time 8th grade through 11th grade students and parents will be able to learn more about all the electives we have to offer from Fine Arts, Career and Technology, Advance Placement, Athletics, and more! Many of our clubs and student organizations will also be on hand to share information with you. Following the Roo Elective Expo, students will have until December 1 to make their final course selections and submit those selections in Career Cruising. A computer lab will be available during the Roo Elective Expo for parents and students to make final choices for 2016-2017 courses. We hope to see you there!!

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Please help us Tip off the 2015-2016 WHS Kangaroo Basketball Season!

Tuesday, Nov. 17th, 6:30pm

WHS Main Gym

Tip Off Event

  • Silent & Live Auction
  • Meet the Player & Coaches
  • Team Scrimmages
  • 3 Point Contest

Admission is complimentary.

*This is our largest fund raising event of the season. All funds raised will go directly toward supporting the WHS Kangaroo Basketball Program.

Thank you for your support!

Mega Lunch Speaker for This Week

Jason Eubank, Personal Security Operations Coordinator for the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem

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Topic: Israel/Palestine conflict, the Hamas Gaza tunnel network, and the social media/global news spin factor.

Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Location: Durant Auditorium

Time: 10:41-11:20 AM

Jason Eubank
-Grew up in Peaster/Weatherford
-Joined the army after 9/11
-Deployed to Iraq twice and Afghanistan once
Began working as a security contractor in 2007
-Deployed to Iraq three times
-Started working as the Operations Chief for Diplomatic Security into the West Bank and Gaza in 2008
-Worked with Secret Service and Dept. of State to secure Obama visit to the West Bank as well as several Secretary of State trips and hundreds of other VIPs

Come out and get more information about issues in Israel.


We are all deeply saddened by the terrorist attacks in France recently. In order to do a small part to show solidarity with those who are suffering and were killed in Friday's attacks, the Junior World Affairs Council will be collecting money to donate to the French Red Cross this Friday, November 20,2015. Students donating $1.00 will get to purchase a sticker to wear a hat to school. Of course, anyone may donate more than a dollar.
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Food Drive for Meals on Wheels

Outreach Club is collecting individual servings to send to Meals on Wheels to try to fill the gap during the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays. Some suggested donations would be: no refrigerated, single serving, easy open, easy preparation such as: individual oatmeal, cheese/cracker packets, fruit or jello cups, hot chocolate packets, tuna or chicken salad meal packets; Vienna sausage, etc. Drop off items to Mrs. Nunn’s classroom K105.

Stuff the Bus!

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**December 4, 2015**

Please help the children of Parker County have a Merry Christmas this year by donating a new unwrapped toy.

Bring your donation to school on or before Friday, December 4, 2015.

Drop off items to Mrs. Pamplin’s classroom F111.

Sponsored by Manna and the Salvation Army

Special thanks to: WISD WISD First Student

Junior Class Parent Meeting

Thursday, Nov. 19th, 5:30pm

2121 Bethel Road

Weatherford, TX

Report to the Cafeteria for this meeting.
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The FFA's annual meat and fruit fundraiser is now underway.

The deadline to order is Nov. 18. These products will be delivered in time for Christmas! Order can be emailed to

December Arrangement of the Month

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$15 – Deadline to Order is Dec. 1

Delivery is scheduled for Dec. 17-18

Christmas Tabletop Basket:

This design will combine a low basket, Festive Ribbon, and Cady Canes that will sparkle as holiday décor. It includes Red Carnations, White Chrysanthemums, holiday Foliage, and Small Ornament Picks.

Order Form:

FFA competes at Area V Leadership Development Events on Nov. 21 at Krum High School

District II FFA Leadership Development Contest Results

Weatherford FFA members had a great showing Monday night at the District II FFA Leadership Development Contests held at Springtown High School. These competitions focus on public speaking, decision making, and teamwork. Weatherford FFA advanced eight teams to the area competition by placing in the top two at district, and no team fell below a 3rd place finish. #TheLeadershipAdvantage Results are below:

1st place Senior Skills Team: Mitch Hamiter, Avery Shifflet, Abby Davis

1st place Job Interview: Waylon Widler

1st place: Greenhand Creed Speaking: Jade Hebbert

1st place Ag Advocacy: Sarah Thompson, Teryl Hilliard, Scott Vaughn, Jesse Hensley

2nd place Senior Chapter Conducting: Waylon Widler, Jessica White, Trey King, Madi Keahey, Teryl Hilliard, Lauren Sharer, Kennedy Box

2nd place Public Realations: Aleesha Barrett, Avery Shifflett, Abby Davis

2nd place Greenhand Quiz Team: Kennedy Box, Katherine Zimmer, Lauren Sharer, Abigail Gilbert

2nd place Senior Quiz Team: Jessica White, Madi Keahey, Aaron Markwart, Ashley Zimmer

3rd place Senior Creed Speaking: Bailey Henning

3rd place Radio Broadcasting: Cora Cocke, Brooke Schwarz, Grace Holder

3rd place Ag Issues: Grant Baldwin, Jordon Warder, Marlee Rudolph, Hanul Lewis, Dakota Herbin

Help Support Culinary!

Help support the culinary arts classes and get your Kangaroo Car Emblem for only $10!

Come by Mrs. Gonzalez's room E220 to get yours today!

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Attention Juniors: Project Opportunity Scholarship

The Project Opportunity Scholarship deadline for Juniors is December 1, 2015. This scholarship will give students an opportunity to attend Weatherford College for two years with their tuition, fees, and books paid for. Students may not wait until they are seniors to apply for the scholarship. If you need an application or have questions about the scholarship, please visit the counseling office. Sophomores may turn in their applications anytime this year.

Learning Center

Learning Center is a great way for students to get extra tutoring, make up assignments or tests. Learning Center is hosted in the Library.

Tuesdays 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Thursdays 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Did you know that you can check your students grades at any time? Here is the website for parent access:

If you have forgotten your account information, call Mrs. Patterson here at the school.

Safe Roos, Healthy Roos: Public Service Announcement About Smoking

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Senior, Kailin Davis signed her national letter of intent to play basketball for the United States Air Force Academy next year.

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Honoring those who serve our country during Veteran's Day

Veterans Day 2015

Scenes from the 2015 Kangaroo Color Run