Issue 12 -
January 31, 2014
SCHOOLS NAMED NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL NOMINEES
Williamson County schools are being considered for one of the
most prestigious awards in the field of education. Details
2013-14 WCS EMPLOYEES OF THE YEAR
WCS honors its own with a special awards ceremony.
Check out the 2013-14 Williamson County Schools Employees of the
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION TO BEGIN MARCH 31
the date! Spring kindergarten registration for the 2014-15
school year is only two months away.
WELCOMES AMBASSADOR CLASS OF 2014
Williamson County Schools is proud to announce the Ambassador
Class of 2014. Learn how they spent their first day in the
the latest information on all of the construction projects
happening at schools across the district.
LEADERS MEET WITH SUPERINTENDENT
Find out what was discussed
as Superintendent Looney recently sat down with PTO leaders and
principals from every school in the district.
STUDENT NAMED FINALIST IN INTEL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH
High School student is in the running for a $100,000 grand prize
as she competes for the Intel Science Talent Search award.
Sensational singers, spelling bee
champions and tech-savvy teenagers! Check out some of the
latest accomplishments by students and staff.
the school day be extended by 30 minutes next year? Find out in
this week's Rumor Mill.
ANNOUNCES GOLD TRAY AWARD WINNER
Gold Tray of Excellence has a new home! Find out which school
cafeteria staff received the award this year.
to know what happened at the January meeting of the Williamson
County School Board? Find out in our Across the Board
FINE ARTS FESTIVAL TO TAKE PLACE MARCH 28-29
your calendar! The WCS Fine Arts Festival is coming soon
and will feature
performances by Williamson County musicians, artists and
artists, magnificent musicians and All-State athletes!
Find out which students received Student Spotlight Awards during
the month of January.
SCHOOLS TO COMPETE IN DRIVE AWAY HUNGER CHALLENGE
Which Williamson County high school
will collect the most food for the needy and win $1,250?
The contest starts next week. Learn how you can help!
HIGH STUDENTS RAISE FUNDS FOR HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
Students at Summit High
School recently went to great lengths to raise money for an
important cause. Learn how they're helping a local family
EVENT TO TEACH FEMALE STUDENTS ABOUT TECH CAREERS
you know a female high school student who might be interested in
a career in high-tech? Learn how an event called DigiGirlz Day
We have two new Academic All-Stars! Read more to find out why
they were chosen for this special award.
100 DAYS OF
how several elementary schools across the district recently marked the
100th day of school.
TECHNOLOGY TAKES CENTER STAGE AT WESTWOOD ELEMENTARY
Learn how Westwood Elementary
School teachers are blending technology with instruction.
WCS WEEK IN REVIEW
Check out our video recap of
all the great things that happened in Williamson County schools
Photos & More
Check out some of the latest
pictures from schools around the district in the InFocus Photo
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