Ski Club and ANY ONE wanting to go skiing or snowboarding see Ms. Ward in D2 for an information sheet. 1st Deposit of $45 due this Thursday, the 11th.
All Boys interested in playing tennis this spring meet in Coach Lockner's room D7 on Tuesday February 9, 2016. Attendence is mandatory.
CTE and Automotive Classes
Are you interested in the world of wheels, deals, and deadlines? The world of Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics includes a variety of occupations and are involved in the planning, management, and movement of people, materials, and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail, and water. If any of these careers sound interesting to you, be sure to sign up for classes such as:
Intro to Automotive Service
Automotive Service I, II, and III
Are you a tenth or eleventh grade girl who wants to change the world? Apply to be an ANNpower Fellow. If you are selected, you will realize your full leadership potential through a 3 day leadership training in New York City in June. See Ms. Wu in Counseling.
Volunteers for Alamance House
Alamance is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility and they need volunteers. If you are interested in a career in Health Care, Teaching, Art, Music, Physical Education, Agriculture, or foods, this is a great opportunity for you. Stop by and see Ms. Mitchener for more details.
Congratulations to Matt Murray! Yesterday he place third n the FFA State FFA Truck Driving Competition!
Hey everyone! Want a chance to dance and have fun with someone special or just a good time with your friends then come to the GSA sponsored Rose Dance held at Elon Community Church on February 20th. Tickets are $10. Pick up your tickets from GSA members or from Mr. Johnson in the Library. Attend GSA meetings on Thursdays for more details.
Freshman Orientation Guides
Students interested in being a freshman orientation guide next year are encouraged to check their school email to complete the application. All submissions must be received by March 1. See Ms. Seligman with any questions.
Art Club Meeting
There will be a 30 minute Art Club Meeting after school on Tuesday, Feb. 9th.
Do you like to sing or dance? If so, then come to spring auditions for the Doo-WAHS, Western Alamance all-female show choir. Auditions will be February 8th and 9th. Sign up for a time outside of the chorus room. If you have any questions ask Mr. Lucier. We hope to see you there.
Furman University- Scholars Program
Current Sophomores and Seniors interested in experiencing a taste of college life for a week in July can look into the Summer Scholars program at Furman Universtiy in South Carolina. Come to the counseling office for more information.
Interested in studying business in college? Current juniors can apply for a summer program at Appalachian State University. See Ms. Wu in Counseling for more information.
NC State Engineering Camp
The College of Engineering at NC State University offers a multidisciplinary week-long day camp to explore a particular field of engineering in more depth while also experiencing college life at NC State University. See Ms. Wu in counseling for more details.
NC State Summer Program
NC State will be having a Young Investigator's Summer Program in Nuclear Engineering. See Ms. Wu in the counseling office for more details.
Thinking of You
Is there someone special whose Valentine's Day you'd like to brighten? Are you a chocoholic? If either is true, come by A-1 and purchase beautiful, delicious, homemade, chocolate heart lollipops. They're only $3.00 each.
Lollipops will be delivered to the WAHS person of your choice on Thursday, Feb. 11, or you may pick them up in A-1. These delicious sensations are sure to impress.
WA Softball tryouts are scheduled to begin on Monday, February 15th. Anyone interested in trying out for softball (along with at least one parent) is required to attend a very informative pre-tryout meeting on Thursday, February 11th at 6:30 P.M. Meeting will be held in the Media center. For many details or if you have any questions, please contact Coach Bell at 336-516-3179 or email@example.com.
All Students taking AP Stats please come by Mrs. Danieley's rom to pick up your assignment(C-5)
Do you want to always remember your first year at WAHS or maybe your last? If so go to the school's website, click on the yearbook link on the left of the page and buy yours today. Time is running out!
NC A&t State University will be hosting the Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL), this June. The IFAL program designed for rising high school seniors sponsored through the North Carolina Farm Bureau. Students are exposed to the academic and research programs in the School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, and are familiarized with careers in the food, agricultural and environmental sciences. In addition, students gain experiences in leadership by participating in leadership training seminars, touring the N.C. General Assembly, meeting governmental officials, and visiting the N.C. Farm Bureau Offices.
Deadline for applications is April 15th.
Alamance County Cattleman's Association
Alamance County Cattleman's Association is awarding $1000 scholarships to students in need that are pursuing an education in an agricultural field. If you are an senior and planning on pursuing a career in Agriculture in fields such as Forestry, Horticulture, Animal Science, etc, you may qualify. Stop by Mrs. Mitchener's office for an application today. All applications must be recieved by Monday, March 31st.
ABSS Course Guide
The 2016-17 ABSS Course Guide is now available here.
Western Alamance High School will host its Annual Curriculum Fair on February 11th from 5:30-7:30 pm in the WAHS Auditorium
Parents of Rising 9th graders are invited to arrive at 5:30 to meet high school teachers and find out more about courses and programs offered at the high school.
At 6:00 p.m. all parents and students are invited to attend a Registration Session hosted by the WAHS Counselors which will outline graduation requirements, new courses for 2016-2017 and course sequencing information.
At 6:45, Parents and students can choose from 2 Break-Out sessions:
1) Rising 9th Grade Parent/Student Orientation: High School Policies and Procedures, College Prep Planning and Other Insider Information to know as your student enters high school.
2) AP/Honors Parent/Student Interest Session: Learn what AIG looks like at the high school level, Honors/AP options and opportunities, and what makes these courses different from other high school courses.
SAT test administrations scheduled for Saturday, January 23 at Graham and Western High School have been postponed and rescheduled for Saturday, February 20 per the College Board. Students should receive an email from Collegeboard as an additional notification. If you are unable to test on the 20th, please contact the Collegeboard at 866-756-7346 to inquire about a change of test date. All students should re-print their admission ticket and bring the new ticket to test on the 20th.