Worth County High School News

WCHS Tutoring WCHS After School Tutoring

After school tutoring is now available in all academic subjects.

Department of Public Health Icon Worth County Health Department Letter

Parent or Guardian, please find below a link to a letter from the Worth County Health Department addressing the topic of a cluster of skin infections in Worth County Schools.  

Attendance Matters 2017 September is Attendance Awareness Month

Attendance is essential to school success!  September 2017 is the fifth-annual Attendance Awareness Month that encourages schools and communities to remember that engagement matters for attendance.  Engagement = Attendance.  

Solar Eclipse Plan 2017 2017 Solar Eclipse Plan for Worth County Schools

The following letter is the district's Solar Eclipse Plan for August 21, 2017.  A copy will be sent home with every student this week.  Our teachers and staff will continue to educate our students on eclipse safety.  Daily announcements at each school also include eclipse safety tips. Worth County Schools will use this event as a learning opportunity with safety as our main priority.   

Math Tutoring WCHS Math Tutoring

Math tutoring will be provided for students on Tuesday and Thursdays in Room 148.

GeorgiaLEADS WCHS CTAE Director Melissa Edwards Announced as Locate South GeorgiaLEADS Participant

Congratulations to Mrs. Edwards for being chosen as one of 35 professionals in South Georgia to lead in the development of leadership in our area! See attached letter for more information.

 

 

Davis Employee of the Week WCHS Spirit Club Announces First Employee of the Week

WCHS formed a new organization this school year called the Spirit Club. This club is Co-Sponsored by Mrs. Tammy Holton and Coach Jeanette Fulton. The mission of the WCHS Spirit Club is to unite and organize the student body, faculty, and staff in order to enhance the experience of school events. The students will help create an extremely spirited and positive atmosphere at all the different athletic events of WCHS. By students being actively involved in the support, enhancement, and enjoyment of the games, we will increase both the overall spirit of the school and improve the meaning of RAM Pride. This will be an excellent display, to the community, of the passion, dedication, and determination that the students of WCHS possess.  It will also cultivate a community spirit within our school building. 

In addition, the Spirit Club will sponsor an Employee of the Week and a Student of the Week to showcase the positive things going on at WCHS.  Mrs. Sonya Davis was selected as our first ever Employee of the Week for the 17-18 school year!  Congratulations Mrs. Davis, and thank you for your commitment and dedication to WCHS!

Career Closet WCHS Opens Career Closet

WCHS is in the process of opening a Career Closet for our student body. A Career Closet will enable us to teach these skills and allow our students to dress for success regardless of their financial situation. Click "Read More" for additional information.

 

 

Picture Day WCHS Picture Day

Senior make-up picture day will be on Tuesday, August 22nd.  Underclassmen picture day will be on Wednesday, August 23rd. Please remember to bring your order form with you on picture day!

Reader of the YEar WCHS Student Wins 2017 Georgia High School Reader of the Year Award

Congratulations to Jessica Lane on winning the 2017 Georgia High School Reader of the Year Award!  Jessica is a junior at WCHS and has been invited to attend the Superintendent’s Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, September 6th at the GaDOE in Atlanta.  This ceremony will honor students who have achieved excellence in education. We are so proud of Jessica and this huge accomplishment!

eclipse Total Solar Eclipse August 21, 2017 - Safety First For Our Students

The Earth, the sun, and the moon all orbit in space in predictable paths.  On August 21, 2017, there will be a celestial alignment of the three resulting in a solar eclipse.  The moon will move between the sun and the Earth blocking the light of the sun.  Thus, the moon will cast a shadow on the Earth.  

Edwards Sign CTAE Department Presents Sign to Mrs. Melissa Edwards

Mr. Cory Miller along with the CTAE Department presented Mrs. Melissa Edwards a custom metal sign on August 3, 2017.

J. Potts WCHS Math Teacher, Mrs. Potts Wins School Supplies

We would like to congratulate Jessica Potts for winning the teacher drawing for school supplies hosted by Digital Express Sylvester.

WCHS Jaiden Thompson WCHS Ram Pride

Congratulations to Jaiden Thompson! She will be competing at Columbus State University as a Top 40 Cheerleader of the Year!  The competition will held at Columbus State University's Lumpkin Center on Saturday, August 5th. Way to go Jaiden on this awesome accomplishment!

RAMS Color Run 2017 2017 RAMS Color Run

The 4th Annual Ram Color Run is going to be a fun and colorful event!  Make plans to participate on August 12th at Milt Miller Field.  All proceeds will support the 2017 Worth County Rams Football campaign.

WCHS Students Receive AP Scholar Awards WCHS Students Receive AP Scholar Awards

The Advanced Placement (AP) Program recognizes high school students who have demonstrated outstanding college-level achievement through AP courses and exams with the AP Scholar Awards. Worth County High School had 3 students receive recognition in 2017 from the College Board for their outstanding performance on their AP exams. These awards are cumulative and reflect the student’s performance on all AP exams taken.

Mental Health PSA Spot the Signs. Talk About It. Get Help.

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Disabilities created the following 30-second video promoting mental health awareness and reducing stigma.

"Spot the Signs. Talk About It. Get Help" encourages individuals all over the state to listen to one another, reach out, and encourage help-seeking for anyone struggling with mental or emotional issues.

 

Health Hope Recovery Health.Hope.Recovery - Georgia Recovery Project

Following the storms and tornadoes that wrecked parts of our county, some individuals may be experiencing signs of disaster-related symptoms.

Get Georgia Reading - MyOn Thousands of Books are Available at Your Fingertips this Summer

Get Georgia Reading in partnership with myON has thousands of free books that are accessible on your computer and mobile devices, 24 hours a day from now until August 31st.

GHSA Region 1-AAA WCHS WCHS Athletics Awarded All Three GHSA Region 1-AAA Athletic Awards

Worth County High School Athletics were awarded all three of the GHSA Region 1-AAA athletic awards for the 2016-2017 school year.  This is the first time since the GHSA started presenting the three awards that one school has claimed all three awards.

2017-2018 School Calendar 2017-2018 School Calendar

Please find a copy of the board approved 2017-2018 School Calendar at the following link: 

Infinite Campus Infinite Campus Parent Portal

Infinite Campus is our district-wide student information system.  The Infinite Campus Parent Portal provides parents with a fast and convenient way to check student grades, schedules, attendance, and other information.  

Attendance Calculating A Student Tardy/Absence
FREE eBooks

Click on the link below to see how you can start reading FREE eBooks using the Open eBooks App!

Open eBook Flyer

Intradistrict Transfer Option

The Intradistrict Transfer Right does not apply to this Title I School since Worth County Schools has only one school at elementary, middle or high levels.