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  • WA Athletic Boosters
    The WA Athletic Boosters encourage you to join today! New Winter Warrior membership form available on the WAAB webpage!
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  • FCA Huddle
    We will have an FCA Huddle on Tuesday, November 4th at 6:45PM in the cafeteria
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  • Spanish Club
    Spanish Club will be watching The Breakfast Club In Spanish! This will be at Brianna Baker's house on Monday, November 10th at 7PKM. See Mary Galey or Brianna Baker for questions and directions!!
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  • FFA Members
    All money for shirts need to be paid by Tuesday, November 4th. The next meeting will be on Tuesday November 4th also. The meeting stars at  3:30pm in Mr. Tolson's room.
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  • Junior Civitans
    Junior Civitans meeting for all members! Wednesday, November 5th 2014. LAST CALL for membership and t-shirt dues! -$30.00! If you have not paid, you will not be counted as a member!!
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  • ASVAB
    The ASVAB will be given on November 17th, 2014 during first and second block. Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors wishing to participate should sign up with Mrs. Mitchener. The ASVAB will be administered at 8:10 in ROTC1. The ASVAB Test is free of charge with no military obligation. Students seeking career exploration and a personal skills assessment, followed by a personal score interpretation will benefit from this test for free.
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  • Key Club
    Students, we need your help. Western's Key Club is trying to eliminate a deadly disease that kills babies and children world wide.Neonatal Tetanus is something that you are vaccinated against but not all children have access to the vaccinations. The Key club will be asking for your spare change donations during lunches all this week. ALL of the money goes to UNICEF to get the vaccinations to children who need them and to stop this deadly disease.
    Thank you for your help in this effort,
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  • Red Ribbon Week
    This week is Red Ribbon Week. The Red Ribbon Campaign educates individuals, families, and communities on the destructive effects of alcohol and drugs and encourages the adoption of a healthy lifestyle. The campaign is a unified way for communities to take a stand against drugs and show intolerance for illicit drug use and the consequences to all Americans. Wear  red on Thursday to show your support for a drug free lifestyle!!
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  • Horticulture Field Trip
    Students who were invited to attend the Horticulture field trip to ACC on November 12th. Permission slips should be returned to Mrs. Mitchener by October 29th. If you are not planning on attending, please let Mrs. Mitchener know as soon as possible!
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  • Miss Western Pageant!
    There will be an interest meeting for all junior and senior girls interested in participating in the 2014 Miss Western Pageant. The meeting will be on Friday, October 24th at 12:15 in the auditorium. If you are unable to attend this meeting, please see Mrs. Rea or Ms. Rogers on Tuesday, October 28th.
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  • Indoor Track
    Any Male or Female interested in running indoor track, please go by ISS room to sign up!
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  • Career and College Promise Classes
    Students interested in taking free Career and College Promise Classes at Alamance Community College next semester are asked to speak with Ms. Seligman by Friday, November 7th.
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  • Key Club
    Attention KEY CLUB Members: Please attend the meeting today to sign up for our Trick or Treat for UNICEF project. Also, come check out or Kiwanis Advisor who will be visiting today!! See you in SC-4 at 3:20 for Key Club!!!
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  • Volunteer Hours.
    Need volunteer hours and want to help keep Western green and clean? Help out Project green on Fridays for recycling, See Ms. T for details.
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  • Warrior Buddy Meeting
    There will be a Warrior Buddy Meeting this Friday, October 17th after school
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  • Lacrosse Conditioning
    Lacrosse Conditioning will be every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-4:30pm on the track. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Dotson in the gym.
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  • Junior Civitans Breakfast
    Everyone who is interested in joining the Junior Civitans club and current members there's a breakfast intro Wednesday, October 8th at 7:40 AM!! current members remember to bring something.
    If you have any questions, contact Morgan Ouzts and Liv Ciarrocchi. 
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  • National Spanish Honor Society
    Need Spanish tutoring? A member of National Spanish Honor Society will be available every Tuesday or Wednesday  from 7:45AM-8:05AM in the media center
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  • Selfies
    Selfies! Selfies! Selfies! We know you got 'em, now we need them! Send your selfies to us via Twitter @DubAYearbook or contact a yearbook staff member! 
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  • Key Club
    Key Club,Key Club, fabulous Key Club! Club T-Shirts are $7.00 and dues are $13.00. So bring $20.00 cash to Ms. Pilversack to pay for both this week! you need to order your shirt if you are signed up to volunteer this month. See Ms. Pilversack in the morning on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday! Also, Bring in cans for the food drive.
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  • Success Academy
    Math troubles? Science Stress? Need help? Success Academy begins Monday , September 15th and runs Monday-Thursday from 3:30pm-5:30pm in the media center. No appointment necessary just bring your homework and a positive attitude.
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  • After School Snacking!
    Cold drinks and healthy snacks are available after school between B building and the Cafeteria.
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  • Student Council
    Student Council will meet every Thursday at 3:20 in Mrs. Carmon's room C7. Anyone interested in being part of student government should attend. We hope to see you there!
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  • High Impact
    High Impact, a Student-Led Christian club meets Fridays &30-8:00AM in HE3. See Mrs.Ingle or Mrs.Gibbs if interested in leadership, twelve leaders needed!
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  • Spring Break Trip 2015
    Any student who is interested in touring Scotland and Ireland during Spring Break 2015 should see Coach Lockner in D7 for more information
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Announcements

  • Fall make-up pictures 
    Fall make-up pictures will be on Monday, November 3rd in the media center. The senior panoramic picture will also be taken that day at the end of 2nd block. If you have not gotten your senior picture taken, you need to contact Life Touch Photography at 1-866-896-7174 to see if they can still take your picture. Make-up Picture Schedule for Nov 3rd
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  • Catalyst Conference at UNC-Chapel Hill for 9th, 10th, 11th grade students
       Each year, Catalyst brings a select group of 100 high school students to campus to engage in a three-day weekend exploration of social justice issues affecting American youth from Friday, February 20th-Sunday, February 22nd. As a committee in the UNC Campus Y, the center for social justice on campus, Catalyst creates an open environment for students from many different backgrounds to engage each other in challenging issues that affect the social fabric of our society by attending workshops focusing on the way social issues affect students in both urban and rural North Carolina, as well as the larger society.
       If interested, tudents must apply via paper copy by Nov. 10th or online by Nov. 15th. Please email or see your school counselor about applying.
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  •  The Alamance-Burlington Board of Education is seeking input from members of the community to help shape the search process and assist in defining the qualities and characteristics of the next superintendent of the Alamance-Burlington School System (ABSS).  The board invites parents and community members to participate in a short online community survey by clicking the survey link.

    Paper copies of the surveys are also available at the ABSS central office at 1712 Vaughn Road in Burlington, in the front office at each school site, and at all ABSS regular Board of Education meetings. All surveys must be completed by Monday, January 5, 2015.  We appreciate your input.
     
    Encuesta de la Comunidad del Sistema Escolar Alamance-Burlington (ABSS por sus siglas en inglés) Sobre la Búsqueda de un Nuevo Superintendente https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ZBDQRPX
     La Junta de Educación de Alamance-Burlington está buscando la opinión de los miembros de la comunidad para ayudar a crear el proceso y ayudar a definir las cualidades y características del próximo superintendente del Sistema Escolar Alamance-Burlington (ABSS).  La junta invita a los padres y miembros de la comunidad a participar en una encuesta corta para la comunidad haciendo clic en el enlace de la encuesta.  Las copias de la encuesta en papel también están disponibles en la oficina central del ABSS ubicada en 1712 Vaughn Road en Burlington, en la oficina de cada escuela y en todas las reuniones regulares de la Junta de Educación del ABSS.  Todas las encuestas deben completarse a más tardar el lunes, 5 de enero de 2015.  Agradecemos su ayuda.
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  • Yearbook Honorariums
    Senior parents, if you would like to place an honorarium for your child in the community section of this year's yearbook, you will need to complete an order form and send a payment to the high school by December 12th. Order forms were mailed out to parents the beginning of October. The honorarium form can also be downloaded here. All forms and payments should be directed to Mrs Merkamp, room A4. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mrs Merkamp at kathleen_merkamp@abss.k12.nc.us.
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  • ABSS Strategic Plan
     
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  • Congratulations to our Western
    Students of the Month (SOM) and
    Warriors of the Month (WOM)
     
    September SOM: Morgan McGinn
    September WOM: Diana Arellano
     

     
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