About Us

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Welcome to Wilmington High School

300 Richardson Pl
Wilmington, OH 45177
(937) 382-7716

School Hours: 7:50am to 2:40pm

Principal: Samantha Woodruff, ext 7202, email
Asst Principal: Dustin James, ext 7204, email
Dean of Students: Matt Spradlin, ext 7203
Athletic Director: Troy Diels, ext 7218
Secretary: Leeann Gray-Looft, ext 7205

WHS Staff Directory

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About Us

WHS has a rich history of offering an extensive course selection, competitive athletic opportunities, a strong Fine Arts program, a thriving Agriculture Ed / FFA program, and so much more. Our WHS administrators, teachers, staff, and coaches all strive to provide the best education possible so that WHS students are successful in school and after graduation.

We also want students to be involved and find out what they love and enjoy. With groups ranging from government and community service groups to interest oriented clubs, WHS offers a wide variety of opportunities for student involvement.  At WHS, we want students to be able to participate in anything that will expand their learning experience.

I look forward to the journey ahead and to working with you this year! Feel free to contact me with questions or concerns by email or at (937) 382-7716, ext. 7202.


Samantha Woodruff
Principal, Wilmington High School

Agricultural Education

FFA is a dynamic youth organization within Agriculture Education that changes lives and prepares students for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success. WHS prides itself on it thriving FFA program.


Each school day at WHS is an opportunity for discovery, creativity, and learning for every single student. Along with traditional course offerings, WHS also offers its students:

  • 7 Advanced Placement courses at the High School: AP courses include Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Psychology, and Statistics
  • College Credit Plus Program
  • Project Lead the Way (PLTW) - read more... 
  • Peer Autism Team - read more...  


Wilmington is part of the Southern Buckeye Athletic and Academic Conference. Students at WHS have a wide variety of opportunities for athletic participation. For information on our Athletics program. We currently have:

  • 22 athletic teams in grades 7-12
  • Over 450 student athletes

Bell Schedule

1st Bell: 7:50 - 8:35
2nd Bell: 8:38 - 9:23
3rd Bell: 9:26 - 10:10
4th Bell: 10:13 - 10:57

5th Bell: 11:00 - 1:00


11:00-11:30 Lunch
11:33-12:03 Advisory
12:03-1:00 Class


11:00-11:30 Advisory
11:33-12:00 Lunch
12:03-1:00 Class


11:00-12:00 Class
12:00-12:30 Lunch
12:33-1:00 Advisory


11:00-12:00 Class
12:00-12:30 Advisory
12:30-1:00 Lunch

6th Bell Lunch: 1:03 - 1:50 
7th Bell: 1:53 - 2:40

Fine and Preforming Arts

WCS has a rich history of support for the Fine Arts. At WHS, students are offered courses in Music (Band, Choir, and general music courses), Theatre, and Art. Wilmington City Schools was recognized by the National Association of Music Merchants as a “2018 Best Community for Music Education.” Follow these links to the programs websites:





Each student at WHS has the use of a Chromebook 24/7 during the school year! WHS also has a student-run Tech Squad for device support.  For information about our technology initiative and our 1:1 program at the High School visit District Programs.

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