Welcome to Exploring Agricultural Science!
West Stanly Middle School
6th Grade students load the incubator with eggs.
Andrea loves the new chicks!
8th Graders, Anslee Morton, Rachel Huneycutt, & Sheridan Meadors show off their blue ribbons from the Stanly County Fair.
FFA Sells Plants at the Locust Farmer's Market
Oct. 13, 2016
The Fork Field Trip 2/23/16
Students reap what they sew and enjoy some radishes!
Ready for Planting!
Edible Animal Byproducts Lab. Potted meat or Spam anyone?...
FFA Field Trip to Huneycutt Farms, Albemarle, NC
April 15, 2015
Greenhouse Construction Continues at WSMS:
Congratulations on bringing home victory at the FFA-sponsored, WSHS Dodgeball Tournament! This victory goes to the middle school!
Middle school students learn about beef cattle from Steve Lemons from NC Cooperative Extension. http://stanly.ces.ncsu.edu/site-stanly/
West Stanly Middle School's Greenhouse is Under Construction!!
FFA Members hit the road in the pouring rain to represent the organization they love at the Albemarle Christmas Parade!
Dec. 8, 2014
A special "Thank You!" to Oakboro Tractor for letting us use their quality equipment during the Albemarle parade!
1160 N Main Street
Oakboro, NC 28129
Animal Science 1 students create ruminant digestive tracts out of Play Dough! It was a MOOving experience!
Below is the FFA Discipline Policy. It will be enforced as of Monday, Dec. 1.
WSMS FFA Goes to the Corn Maze..
Horticulture 1 students complete a lab on soil textures. 4/2/15
Horticulture 1 creates an edible soil profile to help students remember the different soil horizons.
Horticulture 1 students separate soil particles using a colander, dishwashing liquid, and a little muscle. (4.1.15)
Animal Science 1 students create an edible version of an animal cell while learning the different parts. Delicious!!
Animal Science 1 students create 3-D digestive tract posters of a non-ruminant animal (pig), poultry animal, and a ruminant animal (cow).
Dec. 12, 2014
Animal Science 1, high school students, work on a "floor puzzle" to help us memorize the very important reproductive traits of livestock animals.
Dec. 10, 2014
Stephen Smith of Bartlett Tree Experts helps FFA members learn the basics of planting saplings. Thanks for the generous donation Bartlett Tree Experts!
FFA members, Cademon, Emily, and Trevor plant 30 TREES with the help of WSHS FFA member, Cody.
Dec. 4, 2014
4th Block Exploring Ag. Science, 7th graders, make the parade banner for the FFA great!
(Isabel, Shaye, McKenzie, Bailey, Caleb)
Dec. 4, 2014