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Register Now for Demons & Lady Demons Basketball Camp

Demons/Lady Demons Basketball Camp is scheduled for May 29-June 1. Open to all students in 1st-8th grades.
See flyer for more information.

To register, print and complete this form and return it to school on or before May 24th.

WHS 2018 KPREP Testing Schedule

The 2018 KPREP Testing schedule is now available. 

WES KPrep Testing May 14-18th Testing image

WES will be KPrep testing the Week of May 14th.  The schedule is as follows: 

3rd Grade - May 15-17
Tuesday: Reading
Wednesday: Math
Thursday: Math
4th Grade: May 14-16
Monday: Reading
Tuesday: Math
Wednesday: Science

5th Grade: May 14-17
Moday: Reading
Tuesday: Math
Wednesday: Social Studies
Thursday: On-Demand Writing

 

 

Spring Break 2017

Spring Break

Healthy Challenge 2018 March 26-30

Our school district is participating in Produce Man's Healthy Challenge!  

Peter Pan JR - presented by WHS Drama Department Peter Pan JR

Reserve your tickets NOW to see Peter Pan JR on March 23rd and 24th.  Space is limited:  reserving your tickets will guarantee you don't miss our annual spring musical production. 

REGISTER NOW

Early Bird Pricing Ends Soon for the WHS 2017-2018 Yearbook WHS Yearbook Cover

Don't miss out on your last chance to get your yearbook at the EARLY BIRD price of $60. This year's theme is "Mind Over Matter" and is featuring a CUSTOM, One-of-a-Kind Plexiglass Cover that will allow you to see through the front cover to the inside of our book to the theme design featured on the interior endsheets. This one-of-a-kind design is the first for the multi-state region through our yearbook vendor, Walsworth. The book will be used as an sample across the country. Reserve your copy today by visiting yearbookforever.com

Read Across America: 2/26 - 3/2 Read Across America

NEA's Read Across America is an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss.

Community Forum March 26th

Join us on Monday, March 26th for a community forum as we discuss plans and goals for the future of our school district.  Your input is valued AND needed!

Community Forum information

Stem Night Out - NKU Grant Co Campus on March 23rd

Northern Kentucky University’s Institute for Talent Development and Gifted Studies Camp Innovation Pathways to College Program is excited to present STEM Night Out for students in grades K-8.

 

 

2018-2019 Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten Registration for the 2018-19 school year has been scheduled for March 2nd and March 9th at the WIlliamstown Baptist Church.  

Calendar Changes calendar pic

Williamstown Schools WILL BE IN SESSION on Feb. 19th and 20th to make up 2 snow days. We were originally scheduled to be closed on the 19th and 20th. Please plan accordingly.

Peter Pan - The Musical Auditions Peter Pan Photo

Auditions for Peter Pan - The Musical will be Tuesday, January 16th, from 3:00-5:00 in the chorus room.  Auditions are open to any student in grades 6 - 12.  

Elementary students: watch for information regarding your auditions for parts in this year's musical soon!

 

New Immunization Requirements for All KY Students syringe

New immunization requirements will go into effect on July 1, 2018.

JR/SR High Parent's Safe Schools Survey

Parent survey for safe schools assessment.

Elementary Parent's Safe Schools Survey

Parent survey for safe schools assessment.

Mobile App Now Available for Williamstown Schools Williamstown Mobile App

The free mobile app is now available for Williamstown Schools!

WISE Trust Fund Provides Financial Support to Wtown Students
Winter Sports Photos & Retakes; Win A Free Yearbook

Winter Sports Photos will be taken on Tuesday, November 28th. Pictures forms will be sent home through the coaches before Thanksgiving Break.

All 6th-12th retake pictures will be on Thursday, November 30th. Picture forms are available in the office.

All Senior picture order forms are due to the high school office by Wednesday, November 29th. 

Would you like a FREE yearbook? There are limited copies of the 2016/17 yearbook available for $65. All students who purchase a yearbook by 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 21st, will have their name put in a drawing for a FREE 2017/18 yearbook. This drawing includes all the students who purchased the newest yearbook last school year. The drawing will be held and the winner announced on Tuesday, November 21st. 

Deana Cummins named finalist for Presidential Award for Excellence Mrs. Deana Cummins

Congratulations to Ms. Deana Cummins for being selected as a finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. 

Mrs. Cummins, a graduate of WHS, has been teaching math and science at Williamstown JR/SR High since August of 2001.  

Mrs Cummins named finalist for Presidential Award for Excellence

Red Ribbon Week: Oct. 23 - 27 Red Ribbon Week Logo

What is Red Ribbon Week? This week represents more than taking a stand against alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. It also means that people all over the country are trying to become healthier. 

Veteran's Day Celebration - Fri, Nov. 10th

Join us as we honor our veterans on Friday, November 10th for our Veteran's Day Celebration.  Click here for more information

Fall Break: Oct 13, 16, and 17

Williamstown schools will be closed for Fall Break on Friday Oct. 13th, Monday Oct. 16th, and Tuesday Oct. 17th.

 

Enroll in Personal Portal to Stay Up-To-Date Infinite Campus Logo

Personal Portal is an app available in both the Google Play and iTunes App store.  To keep your child's domographic information update, check grades, pay fees, and receive important notifications download the app now.  For more information and to enroll: http://www.williamstown.kyschools.us/Content2/62

For additional assistance, contact tamra.mulberry@williamstown.kyschools.us 

 

JR/SR High Picture Day - Underclassmen

Underclassmen (grades 6-11) pictures will be taken on Thursday, Oct. 5th from 7:15am until 11:30am.  Order forms may be picked up in the front office; and payment is due when your photo is taken.  All staff members must get their photo taken on this day as well.

For questions or more information, contact sonya.linder@williamstown.kyschools.us

Elementary Picture Day

Elementary picture day is scheduled for Thursday, September 28th.  Please plan accordingly!

Fall Festival Fall Festival

Join us on Friday, Sept. 29th for Fall Festival.  Game booths & activities, food, auctions, prizes, and more!  

Click here for more info.

 

Total Eclipse on Aug. 21st Eclipse

Follow this link for a letter from the superintendent regarding information on the eclipse occuring on Monday, Aug. 21st.

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

The Williamstown Boys/Girls Basketball Teams are hosting a 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament October 7th & 8th. There will be 3 divisions -Post High School, U18, & U15 in both Boys & Girls Leagues. Entry Fee $25 per player (4 player maximum).

2017-18 Supply Lists for JR High and SR High Students
WHS 2017-2018 Fees

Fees for JR/SR High students for the 2017-2018 school year:

JR High: $50

SR High: $60

additional fees for AP classes and labs to be determined.

 

2017-2018 School Fees

2017-2018 school fees for Williamstown Elementary:

Class Fee - $25

School Fee-$25

Total fees per student: $50

Taking Applications for Subs

Williamstown Schools is currently taking applications for substitute teacher and substitute instructional assistant.  If interested, contact Meleasa Sherman at 859-824-7144 for more information.

JV Soccer Try-Outs

Soccer Tryouts will be held on July 24th, 26th, and 27th from 6:30-8:30pm.  Watch for more information coming soon!

WHS Art Students Win Organ Donor Awareness Competition Organ Donor Puzzle of Kentucky

Students from the WHS Art Department and Mr. Mke Walters combined forces with the Grant County Circuit Clerk's Office for a special project. 

WHS Proudly Welcomes Coach John Michael Reitz! Coach John Michael Reitz

Please join us in Welcoming Coach Reitz to the WHS Family!

Summer Reading is Back! Summer Reading Clip Art

It's summer reading time!  See our district library webpage for more information.

Grill-Out With Williamstown Schools & Crown Services Footsteps 2 Brilliance Logo

Williamstown Independent Schools, Head Start/Preschool, and Crown Services are working together to promote Footsteps 2 Brilliance and Kindergarten Readiness.  

Summer Hours Summer Office Hours

All school offices will be closed from June 26th - July 7th.  The offices will re-open on Tuesdays and Thursdays only from 8:30am-3pm during the month of July.  Regular office hours will resume on August 1st.  The Board of Education office will be open throughout the summer, but they cannot access certain school documents.  Therefore, if you need items such as transcripts or paperwork for driver's license testing, please consider the dates above and make appropriate arrangements.

Renovation on Gymnasium Floors May 30 - June 18

We will be re-surfacing the court floors in both Gym 1 and Gym 2 beginning May 30th.  This process will last for several weeks, and could extend beyond June 18th.  We will post updates as necessary.

No events, practices, etc will be scheduled in either gym and no foot traffic will be allowed during this time.  We appreciate your patience as we work to improve our facilities. 

Catch a Florence Freedom Game, and Support our Schools! Freedom Cares Logo

Help Williamstown Independent Schools raise money and enjoy some baseball with the Florence Freedom during their 2017 season! The Florence Freedom season is going on now until September 3rd and they have given us a great opportunity. $2 from each Aire Serv Reserved and/or Kelsey Chevrolet Reserved ticket purchased online will go back to our school's fundraising efforts when you use special offer code: WIS. Just click this link and enter our special offer code for the game(s) you and your friends & family would like to attend.

 

 

Notice of Board of Education Special Meeting - 5/24/17

The Williamstown Board of Education announces a special meeting on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 300 Helton Street, Williamstown, KY 41097 at 5:30 PM.

View agenda here.

 

2018 Governor's Scholar Participants Governor's Scholar Logo

2018 Governor's Scholars

Congratulations to three of our W.H.S. students, who have been selected to the 2018 Governor's Scholar Program.  Kelsey, Chase, and Emily will be attending one of three G.S.P. locations this summer.  Since its inception in 1983, almost 30,000 students have been selected from across the state to participate in this highly competitive program.   For more information regarding the Governor's Scholar Program, follow the link below.

 

Governor's Scholar

Williamstown FFA Earns Status As Silver Rated Chapter FFA Logo

For the first time in our program history, Williamstown FFA has earned a silver rating.

2018 WHS JR/SR Prom

Prom tickets go on sale on April 18th. Cost is the same as last year and is $42.00 per person. Make checks payable to WHS.  Guests brought from other schools must complete a form. Guests that have already graduated must complete a form and a background check. These forms are located in the high school office & must be returned by April 25th. 

 

 

Important Senior Information! Class of 2018

UPDATED Important information, dates, and requirements for the Class of 2018!!!