October 4, 2019
Hustle beats talent, when talent doesn't hustle.
~ Ross Simmonds
Fall Break for Students
~ October 14-16
Staff Development for Teachers (No Students) ~ October 16
Reflecting on Last Week
With one week left in the nine weeks, students reviewed tips to be successful in school and applied their knowledge and skills they have learned this school year. Hustle is important as we near the end of the first quarter!
Mrs. Becky Johnson speaks to the freshmen regarding strategies to be successful in high school.
Sophomore Kaitlin Barrow practices graphing quadratics on a graphing calculator in Ms. Emily Flanders' Advanced Algebra II class.
Jaxson Dickey volunteers to help Mr. Andrew Webb in the cafeteria at Bains Lower Elementary.
First grade student, Sawyer Smith, reads a story to the class at Bains Lower Elementary.
Collin Metz uses his student checklist to monitor his progress.
At WFMS, Noah Downey, Caden Bohannon, Cheyann Redmon, Ryan Johnson, Mrs. Margaret Anne Pruitt, and Brody Lasker work in a small group during social studies class.
In Mrs. Lauren Percy and Mrs. Katherine Tingle's class at Bains Elementary, Deborah Green and Tavaris London read and annotate an article about Louisiana's natural resources.
Lawren Dixon, Za'Nya Jones, Aubrie Walters, and Savannah Worley, students in Mrs. Debbie Meyers' 4th grade ELA class, act out the functions of the circulatory system after learning about the literal heart vs. the figurative heart.
The First Nine Weeks Ends: Friday, October 11
Fall Break for Students: October 14-16
Staff Development for Teachers: October 16
Report Cards Go Home: Tuesday, October 22
Homecoming: Friday, October 25
Grateful Moment #grateFEL
Each month, we select several Employees of the Month for our district. The nomination form can be found by clicking the link.
Employee of the Month Nominations
Please consider nominating an employee you see going above and beyond.
I am so grateful for all of our employees who go above and beyond every day to serve our students, parents, and employees. #grateFEL
Congratulations goes to our October Employees of the Month!
Linda Walden at Bains Lower Elementary
Frances Washington at WFMS
Mario Franklin at WFMS
Mallory Cavin at WFMS
Cheryl Loudon at WFHS