Current 10th and 11th Grades—2017-2018 Course Request Sheets and Skyward Request Entry due by Wednesday, Feb. 22 (REVISED) to FOCUS teachers. Students must enter course requests on their own time through Skyward Student Access (not parent Skyward) anywhere they have internet access. Video that explains how to enter course requests on Skyward. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxB22_bHSyw4V0ZxcEVIY1NNNlk/view
· Current 9th Graders--The counselors will visit your 2nd block classes the week of Feb. 21 to help you enter requests into Skyward. Be sure to have your course request sheet when we return to school if you did not turn it in on Feb. 13. You may also enter them yourselves through Skyward Student Access if you have your username and password. See link above for instructions.
· SENIORS—Don’t forget to check scholarship link on main page of school website. Lots of local scholarships added.
· SENIORS—You still need to complete the FAFSA to see if you qualify for state or federal financial aid for college even if you don’t plan to use TN Promise. www.fafsa.ed.gov
· TN PROMISE SENIORS—Your mandatory TN Promise meeting is March 28 @ 5:30pm at Wilson Central. Students must attend this meeting to remain eligible for TN Promise. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend, but the student in attendance is what counts for TN Promise. Please arrive around 5pm so that you are signed in before the meeting begins. See your green handbook on pg. 7 and pg. 41 for information regarding attendance and STRICT excuse policy.
· TN PROMISE SENIORS—You must submit your 8 hours of community service online on the TN Achieves website. See green handbook pg. 24 for instructions on how to submit and the deadlines.
The 2nd Mandatory Meeting for the TN Promise Scholarship will be Tuesday, March 28 at 5:30pm. The meeting will be held in the Auditorium and will last until 6:30pm. Seniors will meet their mentors at this meeting.
I’ve had several students drop off donations to the clinic this past week and last week. All of it will be very useful!! Please if you know of any student or parent that has donated, give them a BIG THANK YOU, from me. I greatly appreciate all of the donations.
At a recent tournament Tyler Hayes 1st Place Team, Drew Elrod on 3rd Place Team.
Congratulations to Mia Harris who was named the 2017 Wilson County Female Swimmer of the Year. Mia had the highest individual placement at State Competition of any female swimmer in the county, and she was a member of the Wilson Central Girls' Relay Team which won a medal at State Finals for the medley relay.
Our distance medley team of Elrod, Barlow, Patterson, and Franklin placed 1st at the Tennessee Indoor Championship!! Also John Elrod 8th in Indoor Mike, Joel Barlow 2nd Indoor 2 mile, Baylor Franklin 6th in 800 m Indoor.
Last Saturday we had 11 wrestlers compete at the State Championships.
We finished 6th as a team and:
State Runner ups
Michael Kramer 285lbs
Sean Sesnan 120lbs
Damon Smith finished 5th place
If you see these guys give them a pat on the back. Being a medalist is a huge achievement
Team finishes the season:
District Dual Champions
Region Dual Champions
Individual Region Champions
Top 8 in state at State Duals
6th at Individual State
This past weekend, our dance team competed at our Nationals completion. We place 2nd in Hip Hop and 3rd in our jazz/lyrical routine. The girls have worked so hard this season, so please congratulate them as you see them.
Thank you all for your constant support of our team!
Our Lady Wildcat Basketball takes on Kenwood in the opening round of the Region Tournament, tip-off is at 7pm.
Just coming to the game….Stop by for chili, desert, and a cold drink for only $5 before the game starting at 6pm in the large cafeteria.
Provided by Wilson Central FFA.
The Common Application is a way for seniors to apply to many colleges at once (must be a participating college). Part of their application is an essay. They have released the essay prompts for students applying to college in 2017-2018. Might be a task for English or other classes.