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Stand Up for Schools Campaign

The South Carolina School Boards Association has recently launched: "Stand Up 4 SC Public Schools." This campaign is in partnership with the National School Boards Association, and the aim is to make sure that voices for public education are heard loud and clear at the Statehouse and in communities throughout the state.  Please visit this link to learn more.

 http://standup4scpublicschools.com/

 


Early Release at WEMS

Students will be getting out early on Thursday, December 18th for the Christmas holidays.  The elementary school will release at 11:15 and the middle and high school will release at 11:30.  


Pajamas, Popcorn and the Polar Express!!

When:  Thursday, Dec.18th

What:   A pajama party with the option of popcorn and a movie to help raise money for the WEMS Beta Club Trip to Myrtle Beach for the State Convention in January. 

Cost:  $2 to wear pajamas and $1 for popcorn during the movie.

Movie: We will be showing Polar Express at 8:30am in the district auditorium.

 

Rules:

1.  You must pay $2 if you wish to wear pajamas to school on Dec. 18.

2.  Your pajamas MUST adhere to the WEMS dress code. (No exposed skin, spaghetti straps, tank tops, slippers or anything too tight).

3.  If your pajamas do not adhere to the WEMS dress code, you will be asked to change.

4.  The movie and popcorn are optional.

5.  Popcorn will only be served during the movie for $1.


Check Out Our Photo Gallery!!

Please be sure to click on the photo gallery link and check out our current pictures of the following events around WEMS: iFocus Basketball game, Turkey Trot Olympics, and the Athens Christmas Parade that the drumline attended this past week.  Feel free to share these pictures with your friends and family!  


Welcome Mrs. Keely McDonald

Please welcome Mrs. Keely McDonald to the Williston-Elko Middle School team.  Click on the WE to learn more about Mrs. McDonald.

                                                      


Eva Strong Chosen as Coach in North-South Game

Williston-Elko Middle School is proud to announce that Coach Eva Strong has been selected to coach in the 2015 North-South All-Star Basketball Game to be played on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Lexington High School. Coach Strong will be an assistant coach for the North Girls team.  We are all very proud of Coach Strong.


ACT Aspire-New Assessment

 

Please click on the link to see information on the NEW assessment for Grades 3-8 and 11.  This assessment is the ACT Aspire for grades 3-8 in the ELA and math with science as an option and the regular ACT test for 11th grade.  These tests take the place of the South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (SCPASS) and the High School Assessment Program (HSAP).

School Information
ACT Aspire Website
ACT Website


Williston School District 29 Stands Up to Bullying!


Washington, D.C. Meets WEMS Eighth Graders in May!

On Tuesday night, the Williston-Elko school board approved for the Williston-Elko Middle School eighth graders to travel to Washington, D.C. in May of 2015.  The students will take a four-day trip to Washington, D.C. at the end of May.  If you would like to learn more about the trip, please refer to the links below.

http://williston.k12.sc.us/UserFiles/113/EighthGradeTrip.jpg

http://williston.k12.sc.us/UserFiles/113/EighthGradeTrip%20001.jpg

http://williston.k12.sc.us/UserFiles/113/EighthGradeTrip%20002.jpg

 

 

 


EBOLA

Williston School District 29 takes the health of all students and staff very seriously. While there have not been any cases reported in South Carolina, district personnel is closely monitoring this issue. We are in communication with DHEC and will make any adjustments to our procedures as may be necessary.

Message from DHEC

 


TOP PAY FOR BUS DRIVERS!

   WILLISTON SCHOOL DISTRICT 29 IS CURRENTLY OFFERING TOP PAY IN THE COUNTY FOR BUS DRIVERS STARTING AT $10 PER HOUR.  CALL MS. CHANTANE TOBIN AT 803-266-8015 FOR MORE INFORMATION.  Click on salary scale


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