Looking to go cheer on the Lady Spartans volleyball team at districts? Order your tickets by clicking the link below! November 3rd at 7:00 P.M. at Summerfield High School. Waldron vs Britton Deerfield Event Link: https://gofan.co/app/events/132936
Friday means popcorn!! Don't forget your $ .50¢ today, Spartans!
Sign up for parent/teacher conferences by going to the "Conferences" folder under "District, Documents," or by clicking the link below. Conferences are November 5 between 4PM and 7PM. Please note - November 6 is a half day with a NEW dismissal time of 12:30 P.M. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/175523
Order your tickets for the Waldron vs Tekonsha playoff game, being held Saturday at 1:00 P.M! Click the link to purchase. GO SPARTANS! https://gofan.co/app/events/128606
VICTORY! Our Spartans defeated Litchfield this evening, 54-6!! Congratulations to our homecoming queen, Libby Fee, and king, Curtis Stout! Go Spartans!
Tomorrow is nerds vs. jocks, Spartans! Are you wearing a pocket protector or sports pads? GO SPARTANS!!
NHS inductions are tomorrow at 12:15 p.m. in the Media Center! NHS members and inductees should dress appropriately. Congratulations to our new officers and inductees!
The end of the quarter for K-12 is this Friday. Students should check with their teachers to make sure they don't have any missing work. All work is due by the end of the day on Friday. Keep up the good work, Spartans!
Virtual Parents: The meal survey for next week is now available! Please complete by this Friday at 9:00 A.M. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1030
Spartan Sports: 10/19 - MS Vball at Hillsdale Academy. 10/20 - Sports pictures. 10/21 - MS Vball at Litchfield. 10/22 - JV Vball at Jack. Christian. 10/23 - Varsity Football vs Litchfield (Homecoming). GO SPARTANS!
There will be no cross country practice on Monday, Oct. 19.
MS volleyball practice for today has been cancelled. We apologize for the late notice.
Reminders for the seniors taking the SAT's tomorrow: You must arrive at Pittsford at 7:40 A.M. Enter through the pillars (high school entrance). Bring a snack, calculator, and photo ID. Lunch will be waiting for you upon your return.
Parents of virtual Spartans: the new lunch survey for week ending October 23 is now available! Please complete by 9:00 A.M. on Friday of this week! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1023
Cross country practice for this afternoon has been cancelled.
*VICTORY* Our Varsity Lady Spartans defeated Will Carleton this evening! Way to go ladies! GO LADY SPARTANS!
Our 7th Grade Lady Spartans Volleyball team just defeated Camden! Next up, our 8th Grade Lady Spartans! GO LADY SPARTANS!
Congratulations to our Varsity Volleyball Lady Spartans! Last night, they swept Litchfield (25-9, 25-22, and 25-23)! We look forward to them bringing home another win on Thursday, as they head to Will Carleton for a 6:00 P.M. game. GO LADY SPARTANS!
Parents of virtual Spartans: the new lunch survey for week ending October 16 is now available! Please complete by 9:00 A.M. on Friday of this week! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1016
Good morning Spartans! We are all continuing to wear masks until further notice. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
Congratulations to our Varsity Football Spartans! They just defeated Litchfield, 49-0! It's been a winning week for our Spartan athletes! #SPARTANPRIDE #COMMUNITYWIDE
Our Varsity Football Spartans are currently dominating at Litchfield, 30-0!! Tune in and watch the game live on our Facebook page! GO SPARTANS!
Click the link in this message as Mr. Potts addresses our Spartan community regarding updates to the executive order. He also provides additional updates and upcoming important dates! Have a great weekend, Spartans! https://vimeo.com/user121609337/review/464355631/1cd88bf524
Parents of virtual Spartans: the new lunch survey for week ending October 9 is still available! Please complete by 9:00 A.M. on Friday of this week! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1009
*VICTORY* Our football MS Spartans defeated Litchfield tonight, 44-6! What a great night for our Spartan athletes! #SpartanPride #CommunityWide
*VICTORY* Our volleyball MS 7th grade Lady Spartans just defeated Pittsford! GO LADY SPARTANS!
FFA chicks are on their way here! Pick up chickens between 2:30 and 3:30 today behind the building in the greenhouse. Contact Mrs. Fether with questions.
Parents of virtual Spartans: the new lunch survey for week ending October 9 is available! Please complete by 9:00 A.M. on Friday of this week! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1009
MS volleyball practice has been cancelled for today, Monday.
FFA broiler chicks arrive this week (Wednesday or Thursday at the latest). Have your pen ready. Make a plan for pick up and remember to pay for them prior to Wednesday ($33.75).
We have new prompts for our automated phone system. You can now select option one to report a Spartan absent or speak to the new School Health Professional! Please click the link below to see the new prompts or be sure to listen to all the prompts the next time you call in! https://www.waldronspartans.org/article/315160?org=waldron-area-school-district
*VICTORY* Congratulations to our Varsity Football Spartans! They defeated St Philip 16-6! GO SPARTANS!
View tonight's football game on Facebook Live! Game starts at 7:00 p.m. We apologize in advance for any technical difficulties. GO SPARTANS!!!
*UPDATE* MS football practice has just been cancelled for today. We apologize for the late notice!
*VIRTUAL PARENTS* The meal survey for next week is now open! Please complete before noon tomorrow. Contact our food services department with any questions! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood1020
VOLLEYBALL VICTORY! Our 7th grade Lady Spartans just defeated Jackson Christian. Our 8th grade Lady Spartans are up next! Go Lady Spartans!
MS Volleyball practice will be held this afternoon, 3:15 P.M. to 4:30 P.M.
*ADDED GAME* Tonight at Jackson Christian - JV/Varsity Lady Spartans volleyball games. JV game begins at 5:30 P.M. with Varsity to follow. Bus leaves at 4:10 P.M. GO LADY SPARTANS!
Calling all parents of virtual Spartans! Please complete the attached survey for lunches. We ask that they be completed by 3PM tomorrow. Questions? Contact our food service department. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood
Happy Monday Spartans! Unfortunately, our internet and phones are down for at least 2 hours. Please call or text Mr. Potts at 517-990-7805 if you need something.
Tomorrow is the last day for FFA members to let Mrs. Fether know if you plan on participating in the broiler contest. Seventh graders joining FFA are able to participate. See Mrs. Fether!
Tomorrow evening's FFA meeting is cancelled, but will be rescheduled.
Virtual Spartan Parents! We will begin delivering food to our virtual students on Mondays in the early afternoon. Please complete the attached survey for your Spartan(s) to determine what milk and veggie/fruit selections they would like. Please complete by 3:00 P.M. Friday. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASFood
Good afternoon Spartans! All middle and high school students were issued a chromebook and charger today to bring home! Please help them remember to charge the devices and bring them to school every day! Thank you.
MS volleyball practice ends at four today and all Thursdays. GO SPARTANS!
Per Executive Order 176 and beginning today, indoor and outdoor fall sports competitions are limited to two guests per player (adults and children). Guests will be checked off at entrances. Athletes must also wear masks during competitions. Only exception: football players will not need them on as long as their helmet is on. Please contact Mr. Gifford, Athletic Director, w/questions - firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello Spartans! This is Mr. Potts welcoming you back to school!! If your student has a school issued chromebook, and they are attending school in person, it needs to come to school with them everyday charged and ready to go! We only have enough for each student to have one device, so we need those people who have one to bring theirs to use. Thanks and have a great day!
Good Morning Spartans! Happy first day of school! Just a reminder, the buses will be picking up one hour and ten minutes later then last year. If you were picked up at 7AM last year, you will be picked up at approximately 8:10AM today. Please allow five minutes before of after your scheduled time.
Calling all parents/guardians of virtual Spartans! Please take a moment to complete a brief survey about meal services for your virtual child(ren). Meals will be offered for pick up next week! Click the link for details. Packets from teachers will be delivered Tuesday early afternoon! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SpartanMeals
Headed out for last minute school supplies this weekend? You can pick up a hard copy in the vestibule, 24/7 or online by clicking the link below. You can also view them on Facebook! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/803112/WAS_2020-2021_Student_Supply_List.pdf
Happy Friday, Spartans! We have made some adjustments to our morning bus unloading process. Please review them by visiting the news section of our app or website! www.waldronspartans.org
Good morning Spartans! Please be sure to bring a water bottle of your own Tuesday as we kick off the 20-21 school year!!
Please click on the link below or go to the news section of our app/website for information regarding bus times. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/897533/Bus_update.pdf
M/HS cross country practice will begin at 3PM today! Parents and community members - our runners are running on the roads in our community. Please slow down as you pass by them and use caution. GO SPARTANS!
The FFA Broiler Contest is still happening! Meat chickens must be ordered by September 11th. Birds are $1.35 each - total cost of $33.75 per batch. Contact Mrs. Fether at email@example.com by September 11th if you want to participate!
We are excited for open house this week! Appointments begin at 1PM for elementary and Dean Gifford. M/HS opens up at 1PM. Please wear a mask and follow signs asking to maintain six feet distance. The elementary entrance will be open in addition to the Central Office. If you still need to sign up for an appointment, please do so by clicking the link! https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
Cheer sign ups are today between 1:30 P.M. and 2:00 P.M. at the school. If you cannot make it, please contact Jessie Bellhorn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Career Center Spartans: All students are expected to arrive at school at 8AM for the bus, daily. Career Center begins on Tuesday, September 8. Mr. Gifford, Dean, will follow up with individual phone calls.
Open House begins tomorrow! Elementary Spartans - have you signed up for an appointment yet? M/HS - do you need to see Mr. Gifford? Be sure to sign up! M/HS is open Tuesday - Thursday, 1PM - 3PM. If you have a Chromebook, please bring it in with you. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
M/HS Spartans: have you selected your elective(s) yet? Be sure to do so by clicking the link below! If you haven't looked yet, M/HS schedules are now available to view on Powerschool. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHSElectives
M/HS cross country practice will be Monday night at 7:30 pm. GO SPARTANS!
We are asking our Spartan families to please return Chromebook devices so we can inventory and update them. Please return them Monday through Wednesday of this week. Virtual families will get devices back by next Thursday. If you have a hot spot, you do not need to return it at this time. Thank you!
Second grade parents, sign up for an open house spot and meet our new second grade teacher, Mrs. Ginger Russell! With over seventeen years of teaching experience, we are excited that she has joined our Spartan family! Don't miss out! Sign up for a spot today! https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
Cheer sign up will be on Monday, August 31 at 1:00pm at school. It will be a short meeting to get girls signed up and discuss uniforms and fundraising for the upcoming seasons. Please contact Jessie Bellhorn w/questions at Jessie.Bellhorn@waldronspartans.org
*UPDATE* Due to the addition of an Online/Virtual Learning option our daily schedule for in-person learning has changed. Waldron Area Schools will begin at 9 am and dismiss at 3 pm. Students may be dropped off at 8:50 am. Teachers and staff will be in the building and working from 7:45 am with our Online/Virtual students. We will also offer a remedial reading/tutoring program for students from 8 am until 8:50 am. Please contact the office to register for this program.
M/HS schedules are now available to view and print in PowerSchool! If you have any questions or concerns, please sign up for an appointment with Mr. Robert Gifford during open house by clicking the link below. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
MS volleyball practice begins on Monday, August 31 at 3:15 P.M. It will be held outside. Meet at the north entrance. If you had a physical from the 19-20 school year, you do not need one this year. If not, please pick up a physical form from the vestibule and have completed by a physician. GO SPARTANS!
Have you made your appointment with Mr. Gifford, Dean of Students yet? Interested in meeting your elementary teacher? Be sure to get your spot for open house before they're all taken! Click or copy/paste the link below. M/HS students & parents can rotate through teachers between 1PM & 3PM Tuesday through Thursday of next week. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
*OPEN HOUSE* Tuesday, Sept 1 through Thursday, Sept 3. Elementary: if you would like to meet with your teacher, please sign up by clicking the link below. M/HS: Teachers will be available to meet between 1PM & 3PM. It will be set up like parent/teacher conferences. Tours will be available. You can sign up to meet with Mr. Gifford, Dean of Students also by clicking the link below. Appointments can be in person or virtual. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/161943
August 31, 2020: Special BOE Meeting. Join by Zoom! https://jcisd-org.zoom.us/j/89108138588?pwd=RTVMVUhhdk40MXdGYzNzWkxmQjhIUT09
MS Cross Country practice begins today at 2:30 P.M.! Grab your running shoes and meet at the north entrance! GO SPARTANS!
M/HS Spartan students and parents! Have you picked your electives yet? Click the link below, enter your name and grade, and choose your electives for the year! You can now do it for more then one child at a time. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHSElectives
Calling all M/HS Spartan students and parents! It is time to pick your electives! We are asking that you click the link below, enter your name and grade, and choose your electives for the year! It takes just a couple of minutes! Contact Mr. Gifford with any questions! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MHSElectives
Want to know the latest from Waldron Area Schools regarding back to school? Click on the link below to watch Mr. Potts address our Spartan community! GO SPARTANS! https://www.waldronspartans.org/article/289412?org=waldron-area-school-district
As of now, both middle and high school volleyball and cross country sports are still on for the season.
Based on today's MHSAA's update, FOOTBALL has been postponed until the spring of 2021. As Mr. Gifford gets details, updates will be provided.
For Spartans interested in joining M/HS cheer leading: first practice/meeting will be this Monday. It will be held from 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. Meet at the high school entrance. GO SPARTANS!
M/HS cheer leading is back! Interested in participating? Please contact Coach Jessie Bellhorn at email@example.com. GO SPARTANS!
Our revised 2020-2021 district calendar is now available for view! Hard copies will be available in the Central Office vestibule, which is open 24/7. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/159456
The district preparedness & response plan is now available to view by clicking on the link below. It is up to date as of today, Aug 12. We look forward to continuing to educate and inspire our Spartans! https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/126017
Here is the Zoom link for tonight's regular board meeting! It is scheduled for tonight at 7:00 P.M. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/96221419361?pwd=aWVtZnVnckJEVGI1T0F3WVQycE1UUT09 Meeting ID: 962 2141 9361 Passcode: ngd5g7
Spartan students who were scheduled to attend the Early/Middle College orientation Wednesday and Thursday of this week: it has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled and you will be notified by Mr. Gifford.
Special Board of Education meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 4th at 8:15 P.M. in the Media Center. Discussion to occur regarding back to school. By law, only ten people are allowed to be in attendance. If you are interested in attending, you are welcome to do so virtually. Zoom webinar information is below. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/99159640935?pwd=eDQ2YlI1WU1tekhZUFJyOFI1N3B0Zz09 Meeting ID: 991 5964 0935 Passcode: 5xYTzj
*SCHOOL UPDATE* An important update regarding back to school has been posted on the news section of our app/website. Please review and contact Mr. Potts at 517-990-7805 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or concerns. Thank you for your continued support, Spartans! https://www.waldronspartans.org/article/279030?org=waldron-area-school-district
Attention middle school parents! If your daughter is in 6-8th grade this year and would like to play volleyball, please join the remind group: https://www.remind.com/join/spartanmsv
*LAST CALL* Parents, if you have not yet completed our back to school survey we encourage you to participate! Your voice matters! Click on the link to complete. Survey closes Saturday at 5PM. Thank you, Spartans! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASBack2School
Kindergarten graduation is still a go for 6PM tonight! We will notify the community at 5:30PM if it changes. Congratulations, Class of 2032!
Spartans! If you plan on watching from the parking lot be sure to tune into 88.3 FM to hear the ceremony. Less than an hour to go!
The day is finally here, Spartans! Our Class of 2020 is going to finally take the stage, close one chapter, and open a new one. We are proud of you all! GO SPARTANS!
*GRADUATION UPDATE* As we all know, seniors are limited to six guests each per current regulations. We are very excited to share that additional guests can arrive in their vehicles and tune in via a radio station! Thank you to Ms. Mroczek for connecting with Markus Loveberry and both making this happen! The station will be posted on Sunday in the parking lot. It will also be on Facebook Live. Graduation is almost here! #classof2020 #2moredays
Kindergarten parents: reminder that kindergarten graduation rehearsal is tomorrow at 12pm on the football field. Contact Mrs. Rich with any concerns.
SENIORS: reminder that breakfast is tomorrow morning beginning at 9am in the cafeteria. Please be on the football field by 10am for rehearsal.
Parents we need your help! Please take a few minutes to complete our back to school survey. We value your input and perspective for our school district. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASBack2School
Join our team! Take a look at our current job openings by clicking the link below or viewing the employment section of our website! GO SPARTANS! https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/53867
The 2020-2021 school supplies list is now available! You may click on the link below or pick up a copy in the school vestibule at anytime. You can also find the district calendar through this link. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/60527
Senior breakfast will be Friday, July 24 between 9AM and 10AM in the cafeteria. It will be hosted by the junior class. Rehearsal will begin at 10AM on the football field.
Senior commencement will still be held on Sunday, July 26 at 2:00 P.M. on the football field. In an effort to follow state and health department guidelines, each senior is allowed up to six guests. It will be on Facebook Live for those unable to attend. We thank you for your understanding during this time.
Kindergarten graduation will now be held on the football field on Monday, July 27 at 6:00 P.M. Rehearsal will be Friday, July 24 at 12:00 P.M. There is still a limit of five guests per child. It will be on FB Live. Please contact Mrs. Rich at 517-990-5591 with any questions.
Virtual Board Meeting Link Time: Jul 13, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time https://zoom.us/j/92052257192?pwd=WURFbFB3VmI5a0V0YzJlaTFHaVdBdz09 Meeting ID: 920 5225 7192 Password: 5m4iQb
Summer activities are slowly getting underway! Athletic Director, Robert Gifford, has provided his coaches with the following recommendations: 1. Coaches are highly recommended to wear masks. 2. Temperature check of every player upon arrival. Temp can't exceed past 100.3 or need to be sent home immediately and not return for two weeks. 3. Temperature and name of player are to be documented at every practice. 4. Maintain social distancing guidelines. 5. Clean and rotate equipment (volleyballs, footballs) every 30 minutes. Please contact Mr. Gifford at email@example.com or your coach with any questions.
The Prattville food stop has been pushed back to approximately 2:35 for today. Apartments are still estimating 2:40.
LAST CALL: If you haven't completed the parent distance learning survey, don't miss out! We value your input! Click on the following link to complete. Thank you! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASDistanceLearning
Still need to pick up your child's items from the cafeteria? It is open today between 8AM - 12PM and 4PM-6PM. Please enter through the cafeteria entrance and continue practicing social distancing.
ESTIMATED Prattville Church time is 2:10 P.M. and Waldron Apartments is 2:40 P.M. Contact Jenn, Kelli, or Teresa if you have any questions or concerns. If you have not received food yet but are in need, please reach out.
Meal distribution changes for June starting tomorrow! Deliveries will now be on Mondays only between 1:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M. Five meals and a gallon of milk will be delivered per child. Make room in the fridge! Must be present for us to drop off.
The June 8, 2020 regular Board of Education meeting will be held virtually for the public. Please refer to the "Board of Education" section of the app/website for the link.
Have you completed the five question Parent Distance Learning Survey yet? We value your input and encourage all parents to participate! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASDistanceLearning
Waldron Band's last zoom meeting is today at 4pm! Join us for some end of the year games! We hope to see you soon! The link and password will be the same one we've been using. If you need either the link or password, message Waldron Bands or Amy Mroczek on FB!
Spartans, we want to hear your voice! Please click the link and complete a brief five question survey regarding distance learning. Thank you! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WASDistanceLearning
The band awards ceremony is tonight at 7PM. Tune in via Zoom! Meeting ID: 928 942 8663 Password: 223015 https://zoom.us/j/9289428663?pwd=dzF1aTlGL1BFMVUrQStJVWhEdjdVUT09
We are just under an hour away for tonight's Parent/Community Forum with Mr. Ledford and Mr. Potts! Get the latest updates tonight at 6PM! Click on https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83055097044?pwd=Q1hNYlorMXExbW8rRmJIa1BsRFJYQT09 to access.
Sign up for Mrs. Jones', "Talk About It Tuesday," at https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040A4DA4AB23ABF94-talk2&sa=D&source=hangouts&ust=1589925678635000&usg=AFQjCNG1Fr3-ODs0hRGw5fBLqq_TYi_FTg
Attention Mrs Jones’ Math Students: Please be sure to show your work when completing distance learning packets. No work=No credit! Please make sure your name is on the work you turn in.
Tonight at 6P.M. Parent/Community Forum--Using the Learning Platform Quizzezz--How to Effectively Change your Habits. Join us! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83055097044?pwd=Q1hNYlorMXExbW8rRmJIa1BsRFJYQT09
Mrs. L. Jones' Announcements: 1. Talk About it Tuesday will take place TOMORROW from 12:30-6:00. Sign up for a time: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040A4DA4AB23ABF94-talk1 2. Extra credit is now being offered for participating in our weekly Zoom meetings! Tell your friends!
Reminder: food distribution will be Mondays and Thursdays beginning today.
Our regular board of education meeting will be virtually held on Monday, May 11 at 07:00 PM. Join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/98562535055?pwd=NTd1MXVZek91bU92WGNmaDJYZU5tQT09 Meeting ID: 985 6253 5055 Password: waldron1
All over the country, community members are "adopting" seniors! Charity Sharpe, was adopted this week by community member, Christal Cousino! Thank you Mrs. Fowler for assisting in making this happen! Mrs. Fowler shared, "lots of blessings are happening during this pandemic."
Don't forget Spartans! The weekly parent/community forum is tonight at 6:00 P.M. via Zoom. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83055097044?pwd=Q1hNYlorMXExbW8rRmJIa1BsRFJYQT09 Meeting ID: 830 5509 7044 Password: 2JRAdL
Spartans of Mrs. Jones (math) classes: Please check Google Classroom for rescheduled Zoom meeting times for today.
Join Mr. Potts and Mr. Ledford every Tuesday at 6:00 P.M. for the parent & community forum! Click the link to join! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83055097044?pwd=Q1hNYlorMXExbW8rRmJIa1BsRFJYQT09 Meeting ID: 830 5509 7044 Password: 2JRAdL
Sophomores can now improve their grades for Hudson classes. Sophomores and parents are encouraged to go to Hudson's school website for details.
In an effort to ensure Spartans are able to complete assignments and participate in virtual sessions with teachers, Chromebooks and hotspots are still available. To arrange, contact Jenn 908-652-1103 or Kelli 517-320-1824.
Zoom meetings for Mrs. Jones (math) are being rescheduled for Monday, May 4th at their usual time. Please check Google classroom and email for the details.
The 4th/5th grades Google Classroom code is cksdpje. Join on Friday as they will be playing Kahoot at 1:00 P.M. Contact Mrs. DiCenso with any questions. firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Mroczek's Zoom meeting will be held today at 4:00 P.M. Ongoing, it will return to being on Mondays at 4:00 P.M. Be sure to tune in! Link information will be in the news section of the app/website.
Calling all seniors! Your senior photo needs to be submitted to Mrs. Brighton no later then this Friday. If one is not submitted, your school photo will be used. Thank you!
Senior parents: WCSR is celebrating Hillsdale-area seniors by featuring a "Salute Your Senior" section to be viewed and heard on the radio! Please go to https://radiohillsdale.com/senior-salute-form/ to fill out the form. It takes only a couple of minutes!
Food distribution update: the 127/Territorial stop has been removed. Waldron Apartments will still be at 4:00 P.M. Prattville Church has been moved up to 4:20 P.M. Thank you, Spartans!
Happy Administrative Professionals Day Jenn and Kelli! Watch the video for some messages from a few of your fans!!! https://youtu.be/cQoLsxokuOA
Ms. Mroczek is hosting her weekly Zoom meeting at 4:00 p.m. today! Same meeting information as in the past. Located under the news section of the app/website.
Mrs. Jacobs has a new packet in the entryway for any third grader that has completed their first packet. Reminder, there is no set time to return packets. She encourages that you work at your own pace. Please contact her with any questions or concerns.
Mrs. Miller will be holding a Zoom session for the second grade class at 2:00 P.M. today. Access information will be in the news section of the app/website.
Spartans! We are drawing the winning ticket for the FFA gun raffle at 2:15 P.M. It will be Facebook Live! Tune in shortly!
Join Mr. McDowell for his weekly Zoom session today at four! Details will be available on the news section of the app/website.
Ms. Mroczek will be holding her weekly Zoom meetings today! High school at two and middle school at four. Go to the news section of our app/website for the links!
Spartans! Learning opportunities will be available to you very soon! Stay tuned, stay safe and stay home!
Spartans!! We will provide more info on graduation, prom, K graduation and round up as soon as we know when we can be out of the house!
The link for Mr. McDowell's Zoom meeting for all his students is now available on the news section of the app/website and Facebook. See you at 4:00 P.M. today Spartans!
Mr. McDowell will be holding his second Zoom session for all of his students tomorrow, Wednesday, at 4:00 P.M. The link will be available on the news section of our app/website tomorrow. Tune in!
We value your input! If you have not already completed the superintendent leadership survey, click on the link. Thank you in advance! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WaldronSupSurvey
Students in Mrs. Lauren Jones classes: she has posted updates in Google Classroom, if you are able to access it.
There is a Waldron Band Zoom meeting today! High school at 2PM and middle school at 4PM. All are welcome to join. Go to the news section of our app or Facebook for links!
Good Morning, Spartans! At this time, our school building remains closed. Once the quarantine is lifted we will work on a plan to get students in the building to pick up their personal belongings. Thank you for understanding!
Food will be distributed today. Waldron Apartments at 4:00 P.M., the corner of 127/Territorial at 4:15 P.M. and Prattville Church at 4:30. Please call/text 517-425-2113 or 908-652-1103 if you cannot make those times.
Reminder that Audible by Amazon is providing free audible books for children from preschool to upperclassmen. Use any device (phone, tablet, etc). Start listening today! https://stories.audible.com/start-listen
Calling all of Mr. McDowell's students! He is hosting a Zoom meeting today at 4PM. Please try to join (phone, tablet, etc). Go to the news section of our app/website or Facebook for the free link and login information. He hopes to see you on there!
Parent resources are now available on the news section of our app and website. They are also on Facebook. These are great for our growing Spartans! Courtesy of Mr. Ledford.
Spartans, participate in Mrs. DiCenso's, "Makers Challenge!" Help make the world a better place. Go to our Facebook, website, or app to watch the YouTube lesson. Tag us on Facebook with your prototypes! This is an excellent family project, K-12!
Continuation of food distribution notice: Prattville Church will be at 4:30 P.M. Thank you all for your continued support!
Food will be distributed today. Please note the following changes: Waldron Apartments at 4:00 P.M. and the corner of 127/Territorial at 4:15 P.M. No Salem Church or Merry Lake due to lack of presence. Please call 517-425-2113 or 908-652-1103 if you cannot make those times.
Good Morning Spartans! An important message from Mr. Ledford has been shared. You can read it on our Facebook page or the "News" section of our app or website. Thank you!
It's the last day of virtual spirit week! We are so proud of how involved our Spartans have been! Let's make this the best day yet! Show your Spartan pride by wearing your Spartan gear and sharing it! GO SPARTANS!
Thinking cap time! Spartans, we want to see you working! Share photos of yourself doing educational work or more reading! Woo hoo spirit week!
Hi everyone! This is Mike Potts. I want to address the question about the remainder of the school year. At this point, we are scheduled to return to school on April 13. We have yet to hear anything about making up time lost thus far. We will let you know as we know. Take care!
Quarter 3 elementary report cards were placed in the mail today! M/HS grades will be available for viewing after 3:00 P.M. on Monday.
Mr. Potts and Mr. Ledford have both shared helpful resources and learning materials for all of our Spartans, K-12! Go to the "News" section of our app or website for details! Keep working hard!
Just posted on our Facebook page! Ms. Mroczek made a sing a long video for our Spartans! Turn up the volume, stand up, and be ready to sing and dance along!
Today is an important spirit day because we love food! Share what you are eating for breakfast and/or lunch today! Save some for us!
Don't miss out on all that our Spartans are doing for spirit week! Be sure not only to follow us, but "friend" us to see what we've been tagged in! We are so proud of all the student engagement!
Ms. Mroczek add a great music link in the "News" section of the app/website! Our young Spartans can sing and move around as they watch!
Take the survey! The Superintendent Leadership Survey is now available. Click on the link to complete. It takes less then five minutes. Thank you for helping us improve our district! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WaldronSupSurvey
Mrs. Fix has assignments for fifth grade. Please go to the "News" section of our app or website for details.
Spartans, please be sure to visit the news section of our app or website periodically for assignments from our teachers. Some assignments have already been posted for M/HS Spartans. https://www.waldronspartans.org/
Due to the Governor's 3 week school closure, all WAS activities are cancelled after today. We will announce if anything is reinstated.
There will be Bookworms today after school.
Our varsity Spartans are headed to Pittsford tonight for their district tournament! Game starts at 7:30 P.M. vs Pittsford. GO SPARTANS!
Spartan students currently enrolled in the small engines program and their parents are invited to the school board meeting on Monday at 7:00 P.M. The small engines course, staff, and donors will be recognized. Thank you!
This weekend is the last Jr Pro tournament for girls! Head out and support them at Camden Frontier! 1:40 P.M. vs East Jackson, 3:20 P.M. vs Jonesville, 5:00 P.M. vs Reading. GO LADY SPARTANS!
Watch our Bot Heads Team 6556 compete live this weekend at Spring Arbor University! Go to https://www.twitch.tv/FIRSTinMI04 to watch live! They compete next at 12:28 P.M. then 1:54 P.M. Find all times at https://frc-events.firstinspires.org/2020/MIJAC/qualifications. GO SPARTANS!
*VICTORY* Last night our Varsity Lady Spartans defeated Tekonsha, 45-35! GO SPARTANS!
*ADDED GAME* Our Varsity Lady Spartans are making up their Tekonsha game tonight. It will be at Tekonsha with a 6:00 P.M. game start. GO LADY SPARTANS!
We look forward to seeing family and friends tomorrow morning at our Donuts with Grownups event! Media Center between 7:30 A.M. and 8:00 A.M.
Tonight's boys varsity only game is still on! The game is at Jackson Christian with a 6:30 P.M. start. GO SPARTANS!
*STILL ON* Our MS Lady Spartans take on Litchfield tonight at 5:30 P.M., with our Varsity Lady Spartans to follow. GO LADY SPARTANS!
Reminders - Yankee Candle & soap fundraisers are due tomorrow. FFA dress up tomorrow is FFA apparel. Monday is Donuts for Grownups (7:30 A.M. - 8:00 A.M.)! NHS Blood Drive is March 3rd. GO SPARTANS!
We are closed today - Wednesday, February 26.
NHS meeting on Wednesday, February 26 during M/HS lunch. It will take place in Mrs. Booher's room. Parents/Community: NHS Blood Drive is March 3! Sign up today!
There will be no coding club on February 26.
It's FFA week! Tomorrow is morning chores theme. Wear your pajamas and boots!
There is no coding club this week.
We are holding a school wide food drive competition through Friday! Donations go to a local food bank. The class with the most canned goods earns a pizza party!
Jr Pro is this weekend at Waldron, Spartans! The schedule is attached and can also be found on our Facebook page and app.GO SPARTANS!
Reminder - tomorrow's MS girls' basketball game is away at Litchfield. Game start is 5:30 P.M. GO SPARTANS!
Tomorrow is winter sports photos, including MS boys' basketball. Here is a copy of the order form. They will be available at the time photos will be taken. Checks made out to Lifetouch. 3:20 pm - MS Basketball Girls 3:35 pm - MS Basketball Boys 3:50 pm - JV Basketball Boys 4:05 pm - MS Cheerleading 4:20 pm - Varsity Cheerleading 4:30 pm - Varsity Girls Basketball 4:45 pm - Varsity Boys Basketball
Reminder: winter sports photos are tomorrow after school.
Jr Pro girls have practice tomorrow between 5:00 P.M. and 7:00 P.M.
Robotics are meeting tonight, 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Attention Spartans who ride Bobbie's bus: please be aware her bus is running approximately 30 minutes behind this morning.
*VICTORY* Our Lady Spartans defeated Burr Oak this evening, 35-26! GO LADY SPARTANS!
Girls Jr Pro game schedule for tomorrow at Pittsford: 9:40 A.M., 12:10 P.M., and 3:30 P.M. Arrive fifteen minutes early. No Sunday games.
We are closed today, February 7.
Tomorrow is Popcorn Friday, Spartans! Bring in your fifty cents. Our junior class thanks you for your support!
Last call for lost & found! If you believe your Spartan is missing clothes, please call or check the table in the office. Clothes left after tomorrow will be donated.
Tonight's 5th/6th boys' Jr Pro practice has been cancelled. Next practice will be this Saturday, 9AM-11AM.
Tonight's Lady Spartans game has been cancelled. Make up TBD. No MS girls, varsity girls, or JV/varsity boys practices today.
*VICTORY X's TWO* Our boys defeated NAJ tonight! JV won, 46-43! Varsity won, 59-53! GOOOO SPARTANS!
*VICTORY* Our MS Lady Spartans defeated NAJ, 30-19! Our Varsity Lady Spartans are warming up now for their game, also against NAJ. GO SPARTANS!
Boots or sneakers? Art, PE, or music? There is now a "Specials" section on our app! If you haven't already done so, be sure to download our school app! February breakfast/lunch menus are now up too!
Tonight's Lady Spartans basketball game vs Litchfield has been cancelled. A make up date will be determined.
Reminder: the MS girls' basketball game against Morenci has been cancelled for today. There is practice after school until five.
Tomorrow's MS girls' basketball game against Litchfield has been cancelled. There will be no practice.
There will be no tutoring this week.
Hudson & Morenci parents: if you dropped your child off this morning, they will need to be picked up. As a result of those districts closing, we are unable to drop off students in those districts.
Tomorrow is Popcorn Friday! Fifty cents gets you a bag of popcorn! The junior class thanks our Spartans for their continued support!
*GAME CHANGE* Today's MS girls' basketball game at Hudson has been changed to Monday, January 27 at 5:00 P.M. at Hudson. There will be practice tomorrow.
Our Lady Spartans defeated Will Carleton tonight, 40-34! GO SPARTANS!
Spartans! Looking for someone to take over organizing summer ball beginning March 2020. Contact Heather Boyd via call or text for more details. (517) 398-0443
Coding club is cancelled for this Wednesday.
Our fourth grade girls Jr Pro team will not be playing in today's Camden Jr Pro tournament, due to the other two teams being unable to play. Stay safe, Spartans!
JV boys' basketball has been cancelled. Varsity boys' practice will still occur.
Tomorrow there is boys' third and fourth grade Jr Pro practice at 5pm.
*VICTORY* They did it again! Our MS girls' just defeated Tekonsha, 19-4! Keep it up, Lady Spartans! We are proud of you!
Online Classes-As students are involved more in online courses we encourage parents to ask questions about their progress. Some classes may not receive a grade until the entire credit is earned. In those classes an NC (No Credit) indicates the credit has not yet been completed.
*SPARTANS WIN* Tonight, both our boys' basketball teams defeated Burr Oak! JV won 42-38 and Varsity 51-47! GO SPARTANS!
Popcorn Friday returns tomorrow! Support the Class of 2021! Bring in $ .50 cents and receive a bag. Thank you!
There will be boys Jr Pro practice tomorrow, Wednesday, at 5:00 P.M. Please contact Mark Roney with questions.
Good Morning, Spartans! We are still seeking an evening custodian. If you are interested, please apply to email@example.com or contact Jon Burk 286-6251 extension 4.
Reminder that MS girls' basketball practice begins tomorrow with Coach Emily Jones. Practice is 3PM - 5PM. We look forward to seeing you all tomorrow, Spartans!
Spartan parents and guardians, we need your input! This three question survey is designed to help our district leadership improve our school and parent/school relationship. Thank you! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SpartanInput
Spartan parents and guardians, we need your input! This three question survey is designed to help our district leadership improve our school and parent/school relationship. Thank you! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SpartanInput
Our varsity Spartan boys' defeated Colon last night, 69-68, in a four overtime game! Way to go, Spartans!
Our Spartan 8th grade boys won 34-25 against Will Carleton! GO SPARTANS!
Reminder: The boys and girls' varsity games vs Colon have been moved from Thursday to Friday this week. Girls begin at 5:30 P.M. with the boys to follow.
TIME CHANGE: Our Spartan boys' MS basketball game will begin at 5:00 p.m. tomorrow @ Will Carleton. GO SPARTANS!
Congratulations to our 8th grade Spartan boys! They also defeated Tekonsha this evening, 36-14! Wowza!!
Our 7th grade Spartan boys just defeated Tekonsha 47-7! Woot woot!!
From the desk of Mrs. DiCenso: there will be no coding club this week. Tutoring will be held on Wednesday this week for students who need to catch up on work before the end of the quarter. Thank you, Spartans!
Our student/writer of the month assembly is today at 12:30 P.M. It will be Facebook Live. Congrats, Spartans!
FFA fruit orders are in. They need to be picked up tomorrow, Wednesday. Thank you!
Our JV boys' basketball Spartans defeated Will Carleton this evening, 31-17! GO SPARTANS!
This week is Popcorn Friday, Spartans (12/06)! Bring in $ .50 cents to receive your bag of popcorn! Thank you for supporting the class of 2021!
Our MS boys' basketball teams were victorious tonight over Quincy! The 7th graders won, 29-15. The 8th graders won an intense game, 24-23! GO SPARTANS!
Class of 2022: your Mackinac Fudge order forms are due MONDAY to Karen.
There will be no career center or Hudson CSI tomorrow. The M/HS half day schedule will be forty minute blocks of 2nd through 6th hours. Dismissal is at 11:55 A.M.
ANOTHER VICTORY! Congratulations to our 8th grade boys' basketball team on defeating Tekonsha, 39-18! GO SPARTANS!
VICTORY! Our 6/7th grade boys' basketball team shut down Tekonsha tonight, 43-8! GO SPARTANS!
Sponsor a turkey for Spartan families in need & turkey trot! Donate $15 and your support will be shown on a label, placed on a turkey. Donations are due by Friday. Contact Mr. Potts or Jenn with questions. Thank you!
Join Mr. Ledford for "Coffee Talk" session this evening at 5:30 P.M. in the Media Center! Come share your ideas to help continue making Waldron great!
The FFA students on the poultry field trip will be arriving at the district at approximately 4:30 P.M. Girls' basketball conditioning will start at 4:30 P.M.
Congratulations to our 8th grade boys' basketball team! They defeated Burr Oak, 27-17! GO SPARTANS!
Attention K-6 parents: art holiday card order forms have been sent home. If you wish to order, please turn your form in by November 15.
Boys' basketball update: Congratulations to our 6/7 grade Spartans! They defeated Hillsdale Academy this evening, 18-10. Go Spartans!
Cafeteria reminder: if you would like to purchase an extra lunch, it is $1.50. If you would like to purchase a milk (extra or to have with a packed lunch from home), it is $ .50 cents. Thank you, Spartans!
A Waldron Athletic Boosters meeting is scheduled for tomorrow at 6:30 P.M. It will be held in the Media Center.
Tomorrow is hat day! K-12 can wear hats for $1. The money goes towards the first grade class. It is also Popcorn Friday! Bring in .50 cents and support the 2021 class!
SPARTANS WIN! Congrats to our Varsity Football Spartans on defeating NAJ, 32-20! GO SPARTANS!
MS volleyball practice will end at 4:00 P.M. today. Please pick up your Spartan at 4:00 P.M.
Hillsdale Community Library &Hillsdale College students now offer free tutoring for all Hillsdale County students, starting now! Available to children in grades K-12 for any subject. College students will be available on Mondays & Wednesdays from 3-5pm at the Hillsdale library.
Tomorrow is spirit day and a half day! Show your Spartan pride! The football game begins at 7PM. Homecoming during half time. GO SPARTANS!
*GAME CHANGE* The October 17 JV/Varsity Lady Spartans Volleyball game vs. Hillsdale Academy has moved to October 24 at 5:30PM. It is still a home game.
Spartan varsity football cancelled for today. Rescheduled Saturday, September 28, at 7pm
The varsity football game against Tekonsha tomorrow has a new start time of 5:30 P.M. It is a home game. GO SPARTANS!
*WILLIAMS' BOYS MAKE THEIR MARK* Today was cattle day at the fair and it was a good one for Sam, Seth and Silas Williams! Seth won feeder calf rate of gain. Silas received fourth place feeder calf rate of gain. Sam got second place steer rate of gain, second place showman in his feeder calf division and won 12 year old steer showmanship! He also placed third in his market steer class! Phew!! Hard work paid off for these Spartans! Excellent job!!
*NORTLEY'S EXCEL AT FAIR* The Nortley girls did a fantastic job yesterday at the cattle show! Check this out: Makayla: Second place in dairy feeder calf market and fourth in showmanship. Mariah: Second in market steer and fourth in showmanship. Second in dairy feeder calf market and second in showmanship.
*GOAT SHOW* Congratulations to our Spartans showing in the goat show today! They included Grace Emens, Jena Fellabaum and the Fether kids! Luke Fether earned Reserved Champion in his class. Jena earned second place in showmanship. Dakota earned third place in showmanship and Becca Fether earned fourth in showmanship. Way to go, Spartans!
Is your Spartan showing crafts, livestock and more at the fair? Send us photos! Message us at 908-652-1103 or Jenn.firstname.lastname@example.org. GO SPARTANS! #FairWeek2019
Ryan Anderson placed 6th out of 78 at today's Pittsford Cross Country Invitational w/a time of 9:54! Way to go SPARTAN!!
Tomorrow is POPCORN FRIDAY! Send in $.50 and your child will receive a bag. Support the class of 2021!
HS Student Council meeting tomorrow during M/HS lunch in the conference room. GO SPARTANS!
*Fair Day* No school on September 23rd. Good luck to our Spartans participating in 4-H and FFA events!
SPARTANS: MS volleyball practice has been cancelled for today.
8th grade MS Lady Spartans defeated Tekonsha tonight! GO SPARTANS!
SPARTANS: *BLOOD DRIVE TODAY* NHS will be hosting the drive between 11AM and 2:45PM. Stop in and donate!
*FOOTBALL RAFFLE* Win choice of 1/4 cow or MSU vs UofM tickets! $5 each or 5 for $20. See a football player or Coaches Roney, Cicchini or Mark. Drawing is 10/04 @ homecoming.
Attention career center students: Tech Center starts tomorrow. Bus departs from circle drive at 7:55 AM.
MS football: first practice is tomorrow, August 21, after school until 4:30PM. Then practice after school everyday until 5PM. Bring cleats if you have them.
The 2019-2020 student handbook is now available! You can view an electronic copy by clicking the link below. A hard copy will be given to each family, as well. The cell phone policy has been revised and a new student code of conduct has been added. https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/browse/75419
WAS: MS volleyball open gym begins today! It runs from 3PM and 4PM in the MP room. GO SPARTANS!
MS volleyball open gym begins Monday, August 12 from 3pm-4pm. Monday - Friday until school starts in MP gym. Not mandatory.
*BECOME A SPARTAN* Join a school district that offers both differentiated and project based learning! Our small class sizes means your student receives individualized learning, is noticed, and provided plenty of opportunities to participate in both athletics and academics! Contact us or stop in on Tuesdays or Thursdays to tour the building at 286-6251. GO SPARTANS! https://www.waldronspartans.org/o/waldron-area-school-district/page/enrollment--297
Waldron Music Department: The pumpkins are looking great! Be on the look out for our 2nd annual pumpkin sale this fall. We are looking for some hay to help with the weeds. If you would be willing to donate, contact Amy Mroczek email@example.com or call/text (269) 808-8830.
We are switching from Remind to a new alert system. Individual classes will still use Remind, unless teachers note otherwise. A test notification will be sent at 12PM. today, using the new alert system. Contact Jenn, firstname.lastname@example.org or 908-652-1103 to be added.
From the Desk of Mr. Gifford: Mr. Gifford would like to share this great article that details five tips to keep kids active this summer! They include jumping, field trips, and simply laughing and making memories! Check out this great read! http://www.skywalkertrampolines.com/featured/5-tips-keep-kids-active-summer/
E2020 students: The deadline to complete assignments is Friday, June 14. Contact Mr. Ledford w/questions 231-342-0877 or the office.
*SPORTS PHYSICALS* Jonesville Health Care Plus is offering sports physicals on Fridays for $20. Fifteen dollars of that fee goes back to our school district! Bonus!! Questions can be directed to Jonesville Heath Care Plus at 517-849-7100 or Mr. Gifford at email@example.com.
REMINDER: June 5th and 6th are half days (11:55 A.M. dismissal). June 6th is the LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!