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Blog Entries - 2022

foggy road, ice covered branch, thermometer in snow, snow plow - link to weather delay and cancellation page

Winter Delays and Cancellation

Posted on: November 22, 2022
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The temperature is dropping and it's that time of year again. Occasionally during the school year we have to delay or close school due to one of the following considerations: Severe fog Ice or snow accumulation that could make travel hazardous

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Peachjar Flyers logo - links to our peachjar page

Peachjar Digital Flyers

Posted on: November 17, 2022
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Wilmington City Schools has partnered with Peachjar to provide digital distribution of  school and community information directly to parents.  Ensure information actually makes it home! With Peachjar, parents and guardians will never have to worry

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WHS Food Pantry for WCS Families

Posted on: November 17, 2022
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Did you know that our High School has a food pantry specifically for families that have a student currently attending Wilmington City Schools? Wilmington High School has a Food Pantry that has been set up in partnership with the Free Store Food Bank. Any

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WHS Nov. 2022 Students of the Month!

Posted on: November 15, 2022
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WHS is proud to announce the November 2022 Students of the Month! We hope you'll take a few minutes to see what their teachers have to say about these outstanding students. Business Department: Sabrina CamposThe Business Department at WHS would like to

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Welcome - photos of lockers in a school hallway

Introducing our New Campus Monitors!

Posted on: October 27, 2022
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We are committed to improving the climate and culture in our buildings. We are fortunate that through ESSER grant funding we are able to add 3 additional campus monitors. They will be working closely with our current Campus Monitor Mr. G! We are happy to

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CLUE on red background - links to ticket portal

WHS Theatre Presents.... Clue!

Posted on: October 25, 2022
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Based on the iconic 1985 Paramount movie which was inspired by the classic Hasbro board game, Clue is a hilarious farce-meets-murder mystery. The tale begins at a remote mansion, where six mysterious guests assemble for an unusual dinner party where murder

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Band students holding their trophies

Congratulations to The PRIDE of Wilmington Marching Band

Posted on: October 25, 2022
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Our Marching Band had a highly successful Tecumseh High School Band Competition on October 22nd! Here are the results: Outstanding Percussion Class A Outstanding Guard Class A 1st Place Class A Overall Visual A/AA Overall General Effect A/AA 2nd Place

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WHS Students of the Month with pedestal stage and spotlights

WHS October 2022 Students of the Month

Posted on: October 14, 2022
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WHS is proud to announce the October Students of the Month! We hope you'll take a few minutes to see what their teachers have to say about these outstanding students.   Social Studies: Sarah VizcayaSarah is the Social Studies department student of the

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Link to October 2022 WHS Newsletter - image of WHS bldg and electronic sign

WHS October 2022 Newsletter

Posted on: October 10, 2022
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Check out the WHS October 2022 Newsletter! Catch up on all our current and upcoming events: Ohio School Safety Month College Fair 10/20 Parent Tips: How to help your child prepare for a college fair PSAT Registration Chromebook Fees Choir Pie

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College Fair graphic

College Fair 10/20

Posted on: October 10, 2022
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On October 20th, we will host our annual college fair! We will have over 60 colleges represented in the the high school gym. Juniors and Seniors will get to attend during the school day. Teachers will be helping students research and plan for

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We're Hiring - photo of padlocked lockers in school hallway

We're Hiring Campus Monitors!

Posted on: October 4, 2022
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Our Middle/High School campus is seeking 3 additional Campus Monitors to start as soon as possible. Our Campus Monitors supervise and support students to maintain a safe, orderly ,and productive learning environment. The CMs will monitor hallways,

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Cl. Co. Career Exploration Fair, Sept 28, Laurel Oaks 300 Oak Dr, Open to the public 3-6pm, visit wccchamber.com for more information

Clinton County Career Fair

Posted on: September 12, 2022
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Wilmington High School has partnered with the Clinton County Workforce Collaborative and Junior Achievement to present a Career Exploration Fair at Laurel Oaks Career Campus, located at 300 Oak Drive, Wilmington. Additionally, from 3:00pm to 6:00pm, the event

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Parent-Teacher Conferences, sign up today (image of conversation bubbles) - links to article with details

NEW! Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted on: September 12, 2022
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We have made some changes to our parent/teacher conferences for 2022-23! We listened to feedback from our families and would like to invite you into the building for a conference. Our goal is to meet with each and every family at WHS this school year. What

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Link to newsletter -image of WHS sign and Building with

WHS September 2022 Newsletter

Posted on: September 9, 2022
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The WHS September Newsletter is out and it is packed full of helpful information for students and families. Check it out today for information on: Homecoming 2022 Attendance New format for Parent/Teacher Conferences! Student information on cell

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Photo collage - chili and cornbread, football helmet tunnel inflatable, student with hurricane eye, 2 marching band members saluting

WHS Homecoming 2022!

Posted on: September 8, 2022
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Homecoming 2022 is just around the corner! Here is the schedule of events: Thursday, 9/22/22, at 6:30pm - Homecoming Parade a (Pep Rally at Alumni Field will be immediately after the parade) Friday, 9/23/22 from 4:00-6:30pm - 66th Annual Chili Supper,

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WHS Theatre Auditions!

Posted on: September 2, 2022
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Calling all potential thespians! The WHS Theatre Department is holding auditions for their Fall production of Clue.  Audition Schedule:Tuesday & Wednesday​September 13, 2022 at 7:00pm​September 14,2022 at 6:00pm No need to prepare

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Photo of WHS athletic gear, hurricane swirl, and WHS Athletics Hall of Fame text

WHS Athletics Hall of Fame Inductions!

Posted on: September 1, 2022
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We're excited to announce that on September 9, 2022, we will induct Monica Howard and Donna Seeger into the WHS Athletics Hall of Fame! The Athletics Dept will hold a dinner in the Auditeria followed by the induction ceremony. Dinner tickets are

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Safety First at Drop-off - graphic of vw bug, cross walk, and student walking while reading

WMS/WHS Drop-Off Safety!

Posted on: August 24, 2022
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Student safety is a top priority. Please review and follow the key points in the document linked below to assist us with a safe, efficient, and stress-free student drop-off in Hurricane Alley for our Middle and High School students. WMS/WHS Drop-Off Safety

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Screenshot of WCS Hometown Ticketing web page, links to page

New Ticketing Info for Varsity Football Games

Posted on: August 23, 2022
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We have a new online ticketing system this year through Hometown Ticketing! Get the details, get your ticket/pass online, and get ready to cheer for the Hurricane! Tickets for the Varsity Football games are online only through WCS Hometown

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Training Exercise August 10, 2022, WHS Campus Closed

Active Aggressor Training Exercise Aug 10th - WHS Campus Closed

Posted on: August 4, 2022
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An Active Aggressor Excercise is scheduled to take place at the Wilmington High School on the morning of Wednesday, August 10, 2022. This exercise will include multiple first response agencies throughout Clinton County and will implement rescue task

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Linds to Free and Reduced Meals 2022-23 Application and information document - photo of Action Required - photo of lunch tray and food

2022-23 F & R Meals Application: Important Update

Posted on: July 14, 2022
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For the last few years, breakfast and lunch have been free for all students due to the Covid 19 pandemic. This has been discontinued by the government starting with this upcoming school year (2022-23). Free and reduced price meals will be available through

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Links to School Supply Lists page, photo of school supplies

2022-23 Supply Lists

Posted on: June 24, 2022
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We've got your school supply lists ready.  2022-23 School Supply Lists Holmes Elementary  Denver Place Elementary East End Preschool Wilmington Middle School  WHS Supply List and Backpack Reminder WHS Chromebook Express

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Screenshot of FinalForms Parent Log-in, links directly to log-in page

2022-23 FinalForms Open!

Posted on: June 9, 2022
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Wilmington City Schools 2022-2023 Final Forms are now available! Parents/guardians of every student enrolled at Wilmington City Schools will need to complete Final Forms online registration as soon as possible.  FinalForms Parent Log-in   Change

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2021-22 Williams Award Winners!

Posted on: May 31, 2022
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Each year the Wilmington Schools Foundation recognizes teachers for Excellence In Education. Each teacher received a certificate and money to spend in their classroom. The Williams Award was established in 1996 by the WHS Class of 1945. It honors

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Robotics 'Surgery' Experience for WHS Students at CMH

Posted on: May 13, 2022
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Recently a group of WHS students visited Clinton Memorial Hospital to learn more about robotic-assisted surgery. The Health field is growing and this was a great opportunity for our students to get a first hand look at just a small fraction of the types of

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Summer lunch program returns to WMS cafeteria, photo of lunch tray with food

Free Summer Lunch Returns to WMS Cafeteria!

Posted on: May 5, 2022
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The Wilmington City School District is offering lunch free of charge to all children, 18 years and under, in the Wilmington community! Monday through Friday, from May 31st through August 12th (excluding July 4th) Meal service will be from 11:00am to

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2022 WHS Senior Art Show, May 5th and 6th, 5:30pm - 7:30 pm

WHS 2022 Senior Art Show!

Posted on: May 3, 2022
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This Thursday and Friday, May 5 & 6, will be the 2022 Senior Art Show.  An open house with cookies and refreshments will be hosted in the WHS library, Thursday, beginning at 5:00pm until 7:30pm. Come meet the artists and wish them well in future

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Natalie Harmeling, Director of Pupil Services, and WHS student Grayson Pollitt

WHS Student Honored!

Posted on: April 29, 2022
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Help us congratulate this outstanding WHS student! Wilmington High School Senior, Grayson Pollitt, was honored in a ceremony on April 28, 2022 as the Clinton County Outstanding Student at the Region 14 Hopewell Center. He was joined by his family and WCS

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Newsletter - link to May 2022 Newsletter

May 2022 Newsletter: Highlights and Happenings!

Posted on: April 29, 2022
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Check out our May 2022 Newsletter for our student celebrations, District news, our May 2022 Event Calendar, and community events.

May 2022 Newsletter

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WCS Music Program Recognized for the 5th Straight Year!

Posted on: April 28, 2022
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5 years in a row! Our WCS Music Program has once again been named a "Best Community for Music Education" by the NAMM Foundation. What a well deserved honor for our music educators and students, and the community that supports music education in our schools.

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This year is for you, Class of 2022, Links to Shout Out nomination form

'Cane Senior Shout Outs are back!

Posted on: April 27, 2022
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The time has come to honor our AMAZING Class of 2022! Our 'Cane Senior Shout Outs  are back and anyone can nominate a WHS senior. Shout Outs will posted on the WHS social media feeds using #CaneSeniorShoutouts as the hashtag.  To nominate a senior

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National Honor Society - WHS ceremony 2022

WHS National Honor Society Inductees

Posted on: April 25, 2022
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Congratulations to our WHS National Honor Society inductees for 2022! We are #HurricaneProud of these students and their accomplishments. Addison Beckett, Taliah Billingsley, Brianna Brunke, Brynnley Bryant, Levi Cochran, Elizabeth Custis, Ashley Delph,

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WHS Theatre presents... image of theatre masks

WHS Theatre Presents Student Directed One Acts!

Posted on: April 22, 2022
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For the Super Spring Show, Theatre at WHS presents Student Directed One Acts. As part of the Directing class, two students will present their one act plays Thursday and Friday, May 5 and 6 at 7:00pm in the Wilmington High School Auditeria. Both shows play

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Girls holding lunch tray

Important Free & Reduced Meal Information!

Posted on: April 20, 2022
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For the last two years breakfast and lunch have been free for all students due to the Covid 19 pandemic. This has been discontinued by the government starting next school year, 2022-23. Free and reduced price meals will be available through the application

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WHS April 2022 SOTM

Posted on: April 18, 2022
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Please join us in congratulating the following students who have been selected as April Students of the Month for Wilmington High School! Read on to see what great things their teachers have to say about this outstanding group of students.

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Newsletter, link to April 2022

April 2022 District Newsletter

Posted on: April 4, 2022
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Read our April 2022 District Newsletter and catch up on all of our Hurricane Highlights and Happenings! #CaneConnectedCommunity

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WHS juniors Brianna Brunke and Phil Fulton working on engineering project

WHS PLTW Adds a Capstone Course

Posted on: March 21, 2022
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Engineering Design and Development (EDD) is the capstone course in Wilmington High School’s Project Lead the Way high school engineering program. It is an engineering research course in which students work in teams to design and develop an original

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Ariel Hodge and her 2 pieces of art for the exhibition

WHS Student Earns Art Honor

Posted on: March 15, 2022
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Congratulations, Ariel Hodge! Ariel is a WHS student who recently has had her art work chosen to be part of the Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition. Only 342 pieces are chosen out of all the entries from schools across the State.  Learn more about

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Chad Roberts, Class of 2014

WHS Alumni Spotlight - Chad Roberts, Class of 2014!

Posted on: March 8, 2022
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Our WHS Alumni Spotlight is on Chad Roberts, Class of 2014! While attending WHS, Chad was a 4-year letterman in Varsity Baseball and a 1-year letterman in Varsity Cross Country. He was also a member of both Phi Delta Sigma and the National Honor Society. One

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Link to March 2022 Newsletter, image of coffee cup and

March Newsletter - Highlights and Happenings Around the District

Posted on: March 1, 2022
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Check out our March 2022 Newsletter and see what we've been up to at WCS.  You'll find student celebrations, news, highlights, and events from around the District.

 

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Newsies, The Broadway Musical (Disney), link to online ticketing

WHS Theatre Presents Newsies, The Broadway Musical!

Posted on: February 14, 2022
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Seize the Day! Newsies Tickets are now on sale. Performances are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (March 3, 4, 5) at 7:00 PM and Sunday, March 6th, at 2:00 PM in the Wilmington High School Auditeria.  You can order tickets online at

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College Credit Plus

College Credit Plus - Annual Notice and Information Night

Posted on: January 27, 2022
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Did you know that students can participate in the College Credit Plus program at WHS? If you are interested, please attend the required CCP Information Night on February 15, 2022, at 6:00 PM. The meeting will be held at WHS. Please review our Annual CCP

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WHS January 2022 Students of the Month

Posted on: January 19, 2022
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Congratulations to our WHS Students of the Month for January 2022! We hope you'll take a few minutes to read what their teachers have to say about these tremendous students.

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