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Williston Elko High School News

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Updated School Closings Weather update

Williston School District 29, Barnwell School District 45, Barnwell School District 19 will be closed for students and employees Monday, September 11th and Tuesday, September 12th. 

Barnwell Elementary School will open as an emergency shelter at 10am Saturday morning. 

As always, we would like to extend gratitude to our county’s Emergency Management officials and thank them for all they do to prepare us for emergency situations like this. Our priority is the safety of our students and families, and we encourage everyone to take measures to prepare for the potential impact of this storm.

"Meet the Teacher" Meet Your Teachers

Meet Your Teachers

Important Dates

Please mark your calendar with these important dates!

camps camp

Successful 2017 summer baseball camp! Thanks to all that coached and participated!

Change in Baseball Camp Time

The time for the baseball camp has been changed to 10am-12pm on June 5, 6, and 8.

Family Night

WEHS will be hosting a Family Night on April 25 from 5:00-7:00pm!  Please come and join us for food, games, and fun!

Special Olympics

Special Olympics

Autism Awareness Day

Autism Awareness

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A big thank you to Rashaeda Bryant for taking time out of her busy schedule to come speak to our students today! We wish you the best on your Pediatric Oncologist future career!

Shelby Miller Shelby Miller

Congratulations to our very own Shelby Miller! She signed to continue her softball career at USC Salkehatchie!

Spanish Spanish art

Spanish III Honors students - created their own mola designs similar to those found in San Blas, Panama that the Kuna Indians are known for. These designs, the Kuna Indians place them on shirts, blouses, dresses, purses, coin holders, etc..

English 3 Field Trip Eng. 3 FT

The English 3 classes were able to go to Fort Moultrie and Charleston today. Here is a picture from their adventure.

Work Keys testing work keys

All Juniors will be taking the Work Keys test. Your child received a letter stating the date he or she will test. Be sure to review this information.

Encourage them to be on time the day of testing, eat a good breakfast and get plenty of rest!

 

Rotary Students of the Month! Rotary Students

Congratulations to Brandon Nix and Karli Overton for being our March Rotary Students of the Month!

Basketball Player of the Year

Congratulations to Keshawn Toney on being named Boys Basketball Player of the Year by the District 7 Officials Association. He will recognized at a banquet on March 12th at SC State University.

Parent Surveys

All Juniors were given a parent survey on March 1st. These need to be completed and returned to guidance. We will have an incentive of a pizza party for all students that return a completed parent survey.  Thank you in advance!

Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair will be here April 3-7 in the media center!!  Stop by and grab a good book (or two)!!  Flyers will be sent home.  Questions?  See Mrs. Toole for details.

Class of 2017 Class Speaker, Salutatorian, and Valedictorian Top Three
Open House Open House
National Honor Society National Honor Society
Palmetto Pride: Keep SC Clean Palmetto Pride
Beta Club Blood Drive: American Red Cross American Red Cross
Christmas Shoe Boxes for Children ShoeBox
FASFA Opportunity FASFA
Senior Night senior night
Miss Blue Fire Pageant Pageant
Class of 2017 Honor Graduates Honor Grads
ACT/SAT Workshop ACT/SAT Workshop

ACT/SAT Workshop

Important Dates dates
Senior Night Senior Night
Survey for Superintendent Search Survey Photo

Attached is a Superintendent Search survey that Williston School District 29 would like all stakeholders (community, staff, teachers, students, and administrators) to participate in.  Your input is important to us.  Results will be reported to the School Board on February 20, so please take a moment to participate in this 3 question survey prior to February 7, 2018.  There will also be paper copies at the school.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Williston29Survey

Guidance Night guidance
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Red Ribbon Week Red Ribbon Week
Barnwell Animal Shelter Fundraiser animal shelter
Military Honor Cord Ceremony Cords

Aaquejia Graham (Air Force) and Mya Fagans (Army) attended the  Military Honor Cord Ceremony in Columbia to honor South Carolina’s graduating seniors who have chosen to enlist in our armed services or military college or universities.  It was held Friday, May 12th at the Richland School District Two Auditorium. Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education and Major Allen Gleaton, Deputy Commander of Recruitment and Retention, SC National Guard were both part of this exciting program.

 

Yearbook Sales Yearbook
Wendy's Heismann Scholarship School Winners Winners
School Flu Vaccine Flu Vaccine
Scholarship Information Scholarship Information
Junior Marshals Junior Marshalls

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Junior Marshals!

Rotary Students of the Month
ACT WorkKeys Awards WorkKeys
First Annual Alumni Baseball Game baseball
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Summer Sports Clinics

WEHS is hosting summer sports camps in June and July for children ages 4-12, depending on the camp.  Registration forms will be sent home with the students this week.  Parents may mail the money and registration form to WEHS or drop them off at the main office at WEHS.  For more information, please call 266-3110.

Homecoming homecoming
Child Find Explanation of Child Find

Child Find will be held Wednesday February 14, 2018 at Kelly Edwards Elementary School from 12:pm to 4pm or Friday, Feburary 16, 2018 from 9am to 1pm. See attached

Child Find PDF

May Rotary Students

Congratulations to Wyman Long and Rachel Weatherford on being named our May Rotary Students of the Month!

Teacher Cadet Teacher Cadet
Scholarship Information PACE
Flu Season (A guide for parents) Flu emoji

 

 

The Flu: A Guide for Parents Flu Information Influenza (also known as flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose,

https://www.cdc.gov/flu/pdf/freeresources/family/flu-guide-for-parents-2017.pdf

 

Why the Flu Infects Mostly in Winter: 

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/99228.php

 

 

 

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Important May Dates

AP Biology Exam:  May 8

AP Calculus Exam:  May 9

AP Human Geography Exam:  May 12

Algebra 1 EOC:  May 15

Senior Exams (1st and 3rd period):  May 15

Biology EOC:  May 16

Seniors Exams (2nd and 4th period):  May 16

English 1 EOC:  May 17

US History Exam:  May 18

ACT Preparation act
Visit to Laurel Baye photo

Students with the MINT organization visited Laurel Baye Nursing  home today. They planted vegetables and flowers for the residents to enjoy. They also spent time visiting with the residents.

Classy Smiles: Dental Care Classy Smiles
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On Thursday, January 25th, both WEHS and WEMS were given a wonderful assembly on anti-bullying presented by the Strength Team.

Their words and actions were truly inspirational, and allowed to students to see the impossible could become possible if a person believes in themselves and tries as hard as they can!

Williston-Elko High School Ranked 27th best high school

Williston-Elko High School Ranked 27th by U.S. News and World Reports

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2017-2018 District Teacher of the Year TOY Walters
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