Send school information to [email protected] or by fax to 919-556-2233.
There will be a reception to welcome incoming new superintendent of Franklin County Schools Dec. 9, 4-5:30 p.m. in the Louisburg College Auditorium.
•Dec. 6 is the last day for the food drive collection.
•Spirit days at Five Below, near Triangle Town Center, are Dec. 6-8. HES PTA earns 10 percent of purchases. Must use invitation vound at heritagepta.net/spirit-nights.html.
•Dec. 10 - volunteers are needed to help ‘wrap up’ some holiday cheer for teachers and staff. Come to school at 9 a.m.
•Dec. 11 is birthday lunch day for Tracks 2, 3 and 4. It is also Boosterthon collection day at 8:15 a.m.
•Beginning Jan. 2, students will only be released to vehicles showing school-issued carpool tags. Cars not displaying such will be asked to pull over and go into the office to obtain appropriate identification before a child can be released.
•Mark your calendar: Dec. 10, yearbook orders are due.
•Spirit Week is Dec. 9-13 and includes Inside-Out Monday, Copy Cat Tuesday, WES Pride Wednesday, Crazy Hair/Hat Thursday and Flashback Friday.
•Spirit Night at PDQ is Dec. 12, starting at 5:30 p.m. Must mention that you are there supporting Wakefield Elementary.
•The yearbook staff is looking for more photos for the yearbook. Please send to [email protected]
•Proctors are needed for Nov. 27, Dec. 17-18. See PTA website for details.
• High School on the Horizon Thursday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m. HMS Auditorium Rising 9th grade parents and students,
Please plan on attending this important informational session regarding High School. You will learn about:
•current Future Ready Core high school graduation requirements
•courses students are required to take
•required End of Course testing
•attendance and grading policies
•how Heritage Middle School counselors will conduct 9th grade registration.
We hope to see you and your student there! If you have any questions, please contact your student’s counselor with any questions.
Track 1, Gregg Graves [email protected] 919.562.6217
Track 2 and 3, Mary McCulley [email protected] 919.562.6220
Track 4, Nancy McCorquodale [email protected] 919.562.6221
•The next Franklinton High School Alliance meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 12, 8:15 a.m. at Franklinton High School. After the general meeting, members will tour the CTE (Career & Technical Education) classes. All members are welcome to attend this meeting and to go on the tour as well.
•Ms. Hailey’s class won the contest for raising the most money for Miracle League of Franklin County and will have a pizza party with country music singer Jason Michael Carroll Monday, Dec. 9. A total of $2178.12 was raised, Hailey’s class making up $438.61 of that amount.
Wake Forest High
•The Senior Class of 2014 parents and volunteers and friends will host a holiday luncheon for WFHS senior class 2014 and teachers and staff Friday, Dec. 20 at 1:15 p.m. in the Cougar cafeteria.
There are many items and needs to help make this event successful . Please sign up on the sign-up genius to help.
•2013-2014 WFHS Athletic Season Passes have been reduced, $30 for students and $70 for adults. This is a great value as they will provide access to all remaining regular season games for all sports.
•Concession volunteers needed for both boys and girls basketball games. Volunteers receive free admission to the tame. Go to wfhsabc.com and look for the Sign-Up Genius links.
•Senior Class of 2014 and Senior Parents/Guardians: In order to be eligible for the upcoming WFHS Senior PTSA-Athletic Booster Club Scholarship Awards presented in May, the senior student will need to be a PTSA member ($5), as well as at least one parent/guardian will need to be a member of both the PTSA ($10) & Athletic Booster Club ($5) when completing the requirements of submitting the essay application for selection consideration to the PTSA Scholarship Committee. See wfrhsptsa.com for information on how to join.
St. Catherine of Siena
•The annual Candy Cane Bazaar is Dec. 6, 2-6 p.m., Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Dec. 8, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
St. Catherine of Siena is located at 520 W. Holding Ave. in Wake Forest.
Neuse Christian Academy
•Neuse Christian Academy, an established K-12 Christian schools, is open for visits the following open house tour dates: Jan 21, 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., and Feb. 17 at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Call 919-844-6496 to reserve a date.
•The public is invited to an evening of sacred music and worship at the annual Neuse Christian Academy Christmas Concert Dec. 12, at 7 p.m. The concert is free with doors opening at 6 p.m. NCA is located at 7600 Falls of the Neuse Road, Raleigh NC. A delicious baked pasta dinner will be available from 5-6:30pm for those who would like to come early for only $8 per adult and $5 per child. Call the offices at 919-844-6496 to reserve seats. Proceeds will support a sports mission trip for the middle and high school boys baseball team in 2014.
Franklin County Schools
•Find breakfast and lunch menus at fcschools.weebly.com/child-nutrition.html.
•Report cases of bullying anonymously at tiny.cc/FCSbullyreport.
•Get text message alerts in case of bad weather or other emergencies at tiny.cc/FCStextalerts.
•For more Franklin Schools information, see fcschools.weebly.com.
Wake County Schools
•Find breakfast and lunch menus at wcpss.net/parents/school-meals.
•Direct transportation question to wcpss.net/parents/transportation or 919-805-3030 — including for emergencies.
•Find out what to do in case of bad weather or snow at wcpss.net/parents/inclement-weather.html.
•For more Wake Schools information, see wcpss.net.