Have questions about school attendance and the pandemic? Get answers this Thursday, January 13, 6:00 pm, in an informative Q&A webinar hosted by the SC Department of Education and the Carolina Family Engagement Center. See more here: https://tinyurl.com/387nc7uc
7 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Ware Shoals School District 51 would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
8 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
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COVID testing will be held in front of Ware Shoals High School from 10:00-1:00 on these dates: December 28 & 30, January 4 & 6. You’re encouraged, but not required, to preregister at the following links. STUDENTS: https://schools.coquihealth.com/registration/8a67eb7d-9f73-474d-aae6-30a94b9e49f4 FACULTY: https://schools.coquihealth.com/registration/e54bec9e-36a2-4e3c-aad9-63bd4144563e
8 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
Covid testing
We are very proud of our staff and students for their amazing efforts in raising funds for "Christmas Is for Kids" and for collecting items for the Community Food Bank, located at Ware Shoals United Methodist Church. LEARNING, SERVING, LEADING and CARING! "The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others." Albert Schweitzer
8 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
CIFK
Food Bank
Pie in the Face
Join us in congratulating this difference maker and Golden Apple Award winner...Melody Teal (below center)! Ms. Teal teaches 8th grade at WS Middle and was nominated by the WSMS Student Council. Be sure to watch her Golden Apple feature on WYFF News January 6th at 6PM or January 7th at 4AM or 5AM.
8 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Teal
Ware Shoals Middle and Ware Shoals High raised over $25,000 this year for Christmas Is for Kids! Christmas will be extra special for 107 children in our district, thanks to the generosity of individuals, business, and civic organizations. We are very thankful to all who donated to this wonderful cause!
8 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Christmas Is for Kids
Ware Shoals School District 51 would like to take this time to remember Pearl Harbor Day. We will never forget!
8 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
Pearl Harbor
Ware Shoals School District 51 would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving. Enjoy time with family and friend!
9 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
Thanksgiving
Ware Shoals High School and Ware Shoals Middle School are very grateful for Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church’s donation of $2,000 for the "Christmas Is for Kids" program. Luke Snyder, WSHS Student Body Treasurer, is pictured with the donation. Thank you, Mt. Bethel, for helping us honor our motto of “Learning, SERVING, and Leading!”
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Luke Snyder
Join us in thanking Publix and United Way of the Lakelands for donating gift cards to our teachers and other area teachers for purchasing school supplies. We are so grateful for their generosity!
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Publix donation
Duke power update link has more more information concerning the power outage at Ware Shoals High School. Thank you! https://outagemaps.duke-energy.com/#/current-outages/ncsc
9 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
The South Carolina Department of Education in partnership with SC DHEC, the Carolina Family Engagement Center, the South Carolina School Improvement Council, and the South Carolina Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics will host a Pediatric Vaccine Virtual Town hall on Thursday, November 18 at 6:30 p.m. Participants will be able to ask questions and hear from experts regarding the COVID-19 vaccine for ages 5 and up. Register today: https://bit.ly/3kELiP8
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
"Christmas Is For Kids" Used Book Sale: The Ware Shoals High School and Community Library will host their annual used book sale the week after Thanksgiving - November 29th through Friday, December 3rd. All proceeds will be given to the WSHS student council "Christmas Is For Kids" program. Paperback books are 50 cents, hardbacks are $1, or you can fill a bag with books for $5. Because the book sale will be held at the same time as the Community Library Gingerbread House competition and exhibition, we will have a special sale the night of the gingerbread house judging: fill two bags with books for $5. The library would like to extend a special thank you to everyone who has donated books; we have more books this year than we have had in the past. If you have questions, please call the library at 864-377-4440.
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
books
Ware Shoals School District 51 would like to thank our Veterans. We celebrate our freedom that you valiantly served. Happy Veteran's Day and thank you!
9 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
Flag
Ware Shoals School District 51 would like to wish The United States Marine Corps a very happy 246th birthday. Semper Fi, Marines!
9 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
USMC
Today is Greenwood Promise Day, so we are teaching all students that they can attend college! The Greenwood Promise is a place-based last-dollar scholarship program to offset the remaining balance of tuition and fees for high school graduates who reside in Districts 50, 51 or 52. The Promise is currently in Phase 1 (tuition provided for 2 years of technical college). Phase 2 is close to being funded (tuition for 4 year university). Visit www.greenwoodpromise.com to learn more or to donate. The promise is an investment in our greatest resource...our children! We are very grateful for all donors. DESTINATION....GRADUATION....next stop - COLLEGE!
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Greenwood Promise
Students and staff are encouraged to wear green on November 10th to show support for the Greenwood Promise. The Promise offsets remaining tuition expenses and fees to ensure students have the opportunity to attend college. Want to know more about the Promise? Check it out here: https://www.greenwoodpromise.com/greenwood-promise
9 months ago, Daniel Crockett
Greenwood Promise
Congratulations to Mr. Frady being named The Cyber Security Liaison Sector Chief for Education by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED). Mr. Frady is one of nine sector chiefs in the entire state. Mr. Frady expemplifies our vision of Learning, Serving, and Leading!
9 months ago, Ware Shoals 51
Mr. Frady
Join us in congratulating our Million Dollar Band for their 4th place finish in the State Championship that was held Saturday, October 30th. Fourteen bands competed in the 1A division. The band is directed by Christie Hodge and the Drum Major is Olivia Free. We appreciate the overwhelming support of parents and others who helped during the competition season. Students worked incredibly hard to get to this level, and we are very proud of each one!
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
Band group pic
Olivia Free, DM
Ethan Moore, Ware Shoals High School Senior, presented a $300 donation for Christmas Is for Kids from the Ware Shoals High Class of 1971 that was collected at their recent 50 year reunion. Ethan is the grandson of 1971 graduate Dr. Marcus Bishop. Our Student Council at Ware Shoals High is very grateful to the Class of 1971 for their contribution to the children in our community! Fundraising is currently underway for CIFK. If you would like to contribute, please contact us at 864-456-7496.
9 months ago, Dr. Fay Sprouse
CIFK donation