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Dr. Marcella Heyward and the WSD29 School Board of Trustees welcome students and staff back to school Photo of Dr. Marcella Heyward and the WSD29 Board of Trustees

Dr. Marcella Heyward and the WSD29 School Board of Trustees would like to welcome students and staff to the 2018-2019 school year.

We are looking forward to a very successful and prosperous school year.

#WELead #StandUp4SCPublicSchools

School Improvement Council WEMS School Improvement Council 2018-19
New Student Enrollment (updated) New Student Enrollment

NEW INFORMATION

(Please Watch the Tutorial First)

Enrollment tutorial for new students and currently enrolled students

We have a new online enrollment form for NEW students that will be enrolling at Williston School District 29 for the 2018-2019 school year.

Please click here to be carried to that link  The District Code for that form is WSD29.

NOTE: This is for NEW enrollees only. 

 

If your student has been or is currently enrolled at Williston School District 29, you will create an account or log into Parent portal here

to complete the eCollect forms. The district code for Parent Portal is SMTP

We will also have information at registration to update your information in PowerSchool for already enrolled students.

 

 

5th Annual Back to School Bash Back to School Bash

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Community Biscuit and Coffee Drop-In Dr.  Marcella Heyward Photo

Williston School District will be hosting a community Biscuit and Coffee Breakfast (Drop-In) with the new Superintendent, Dr. Marcella Heyward.

on Wednesday June 27, 2018 from 8:30am -10:am at the district office.

We invite and welcome all community members to come out and meet our new Superintendent.

The Summer Feeding Program Summer Food Program

Summer Food program is as follows:

June 11-July 31

Breakfast hours- 7:30 am -9:00 am

Lunch hours, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm, free to all children 18 and under.

WEMS Middle School Tag Students participate in Rubik's Cube Competition Rubik's Cube

Safety Announcment Important Announcement

Please click here for Announcment in regard to an allegation of a threat made at Williston Elko Middle School yesterday, March 12, 2018

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

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

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

 

 

 

Get Your Flu Shot! Get Your Flu Shot!

Get Your Flu Shot!
 

Red Ribbon Week Red Ribbon Week

Hello Everyone,

Next week is Red Ribbon Week (Oct. 23-27). The theme is “Be All You Can Be, Be Drug-Free.”

Here is the plan:

Mon.: “Shade out Drugs!”- Students can wear their favorite shades. Bracelets will be in your boxes to hand out to students to wear for the week. Students are encouraged to wear the bracelets all week long. Student Council members and I will walk the halls during class changes and students who are participating in the daily theme & wearing their bracelet could be rewarded with treats/prizes.

Tues.: “Sock It to Drugs!”- Students can wear their craziest socks. “Be All You Can Be, Drug Free” pencils will be in your boxes to hand out to students.

Wed.: “Team Up Against Drugs”- Students should wear their favorite college/sports attire to show they are focused on their goals, not drugs. Suckers with drug-free messages for each student will be in your boxes.

Thurs.: “Drugs Are Tacky”- Students should wear their tackiest outfit in support of leading a drug-free life. Ribbons with a drug-free message for each student will be in your boxes.

Fri.: “Red Out Day”- Students should wear red in support of leading drug-free lives. Students will be able to sign a banner to show their commitment to lead a drug free life.

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.