NEW!Important End of Semester /Final Exam InfoAttention students and parents: FInal exams and end of course assessments are scheduled to be taken December 18, 19, 20 (click here for the daily schedule). Vacation days and non-medically excused days will count as UNEXCUSED absences - students will NOT be allowed to take the ECAs early. Missed Exams and ECAs may be made up upon returning in January with administrative approval. Please keep in mind that these exams account for 10 -20% of a student's overall semester grade.Free College Course OfferedIvy Tech is offering a free course for a certain number of students. Anyone interested in taking a college class during the second semester for FREE, please see the guidance dept. for more details as soon as possible.
Feel your student needsa little extra study help? Tutoring for students is available in English Monday thru Thursday after school from 3:10 - 4:10. See Mrs. Smiley, Mrs. Waterfield, Mr. Cherry, & Mr. Misiora for details.ATTENTION PARENTS AND STUDENTS! The following is a non-profit initiative to assist students in protecting their online reputations while searching for colleges. Many universities and colleges are now searching online and on social media platforms such as facebook to "research" potential candidates for the admissions process to their colleges and universities. We can be a valuable resource in helping high school students be guided into the right direction in being sure their online reputation is one that colleges will favor. Please click the icon and get started today!!! It is free!!!! ReminderWe are on a modified schedule Wednesdays, Classes with students will begin at 8:30. Be sure to set your alarms accordingly
Semi- Formal Well AttendedWhitko High School held their annual Semi-formal dance, sponsored by the FCCLA, on November 9th. With over 200 people in attendance it was very well attended. Students danced and ate snackes to the DJ's music with the theme of the chosen "Hollywood Nights" hanging all around them. It seemed to be a fun evening for everyone.Below are just a few of the photos taken of the evening's attendees.
"Rising to the Challenge"WHITKO HIGH SCHOOL GOALSBe a Positive Influence Be a High-Achieving SchoolDevelop Outstanding School Culture
W We believe everyone can learn. H High expectations result in high personal achievement. I Instruction must align with research and standards. T Together we provide a safe, respectful environment. K Knowledge and students are central to our decision making. O Opportunities surround us. Vision Statement: Our school makes a commitment to "Excellence for All" by focusing on educational programs, aligned curriculum, authentic assessments, and differentiated instruction that provides the conditions necessary for all of our students to be successful in our school and beyond. Furthermore, we must move the standard for our school from being a "good" school to being a "great" school. Mission Statement: Our Mission must be to educate each and every child who attends our schools to become successful, life-long, learners and positive contributors to the betterment of our collective society. Belief Statement: We believe that the mission is best accomplished through a safe, secure, and nurturing learning environment. We believe that we educate students for their future by providing an appropriate, challenging, and engaging curriculum. School Pride: School Pride is somthing that every Whitko High School student should exhibit. This feeling of pride comes when students support their school by eagerly engaging and participating in classes, extra-curricular activities, and athletic events. School Song: Fight, Whitko High School, on to victory, we will cheer you mighty Wildcats, ever faithfully, Rah, Rah, Rah March ever onward - red white and blue will fly! Spread far the fame of our fair name, its victory for Whitko High, Hey! School Colors: Red, White and Blue School Mascot: Wildcat
Dec 02, 2013
SADD Chain Link Race Event Begins
Dec 18, 2013
Dec 23, 2013
Holiday Break - Classes resume Jan. 6
Jan 06, 2014
CLASSES RESUME SEMESTER 2