January 9, 2017

Welcome back families!

Leadership Opportunity

Information about a local program that provides students with a great opportunity.

End of Semester

The first semester is wrapping up next week.  Please remind your student to turn in all course books to their teachers.  Teachers will be informing students when they will be collecting these items.  We will have final exams on January 18th, 19th, and 20th.  Each of those days is a half day with students being dismissed at 10:20 am.  Students will receive their new schedule for 2nd semester on January 23rd.  Students will report to their first semester 1st hour class for their new schedule.

MLK Day

There will be no classes held on January 16th in observance of MLK day.   

February 10th Dance

On February 10th, there will be a school dance following the basketball games (approximately 9pm).  The dance will be free to any student that has not been suspended during the third marking period (November 28th to January 23rd).  This dance will be only for WMHS students (no guest passes).  Casual clothing is appropriate and the dress code will be enforced.  The dance will end at 10:45pm.  If you are interested in being a chaperone, please email Mr. Weber at weberk@wwcsd.net.  

October 24, 2016

Video Announcements

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-teacher conferences are this week on October 26th and October 27th.  Conferences on October 26th are from 5pm-8pm.  Conferences on October 27th are from 2:30pm-5:30pm.  The last day to schedule your conferences is today.  Parents will be able to see teachers without appointments.  However, parents with appointments times will be honored.  To set an appointment with teachers for conferences, please go to our Conference Scheduler website

Costumes/Halloween

Students are not permitted to wear costumes or face paint during school and this includes Halloween.  Students should not even bring these items to school (in a bag, etc). 

10th Grade Assembly

10th graders will participate in an assembly on November 2nd.  Graduate Services will introduce themselves to the students and provide information about class rings. 

12th Grade Assembly

12th graders will participate in an assembly on November 3rd during 2nd hour.  12th grade students with morning Career Tech will get the information during 5th hour.  Graduate Services will meet with seniors to explain how to order a cap and gown for graduation. 

For more information about Senior Year, please see the Senior Handout.

Scholarship Information

The University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit 2017 scholarship application is now available online.  Students must meet 1 of the follow 3 criteria:

  • ACT: Minimum score of 31 or…
  • NEW SAT:  Minimum score of 1430 (old SAT score of 2050) or…
  • Top 1% of your graduating class.

If your senior student meets one of these, you can log on to the University of Michigan Club website to start the application process. 

Parent Survey

This is the time of year that I ask parents to complete a survey about WMHS.  Your time and effort into the survey is important to us. We appreciate your feedback. 

October 12, 2016

Conferences October 26th and 27th

Conferences are coming up.  Please be sure to schedule your conferences with your teachers through our website.

Volunteers needed

We are looking for parent volunteers for the following dates:

  • Friday, October 21st from 5 - 7 pm to help with the Spooktacular
  • Wednesday, October 26th from 4:45 - 8 pm to help with parent - teacher conferences
  • Thursday, October 27th from 2:15 - 5:30 pm to help with parent - teacher conferences.

Please note that these are the time for the volunteers and are 15 minutes earlier than when the school will open.  We are also in need of candy or other Halloween treat items (pencils, etc) donations for the Spooktacular. Please send all donations to the main office. If you don't have time to shop for donations but would like to donate, please contact Sue Webb at (734) 788 - 9362.

PDF DocumentSpooktacular Flyer

Video Announcements

Millage Information

Please view the following link below regarding the upcoming Enhancement Millage for Wayne County.

Wayne County Enhancement Millage Information

October 6, 2016

Millage Information

Please view the following link below regarding the upcoming Enhancement Millage for Wayne County.

Wayne County Enhancement Millage Information

Parent Teacher Conferences- Sign-up

Parent/Teacher conferences are approaching! As we did in the spring, we are using the PTCfast website to schedule conferences with teachers. To schedule a child's conferences, please click on the link below and follow the prompts on the website. Next to each teacher's name is the floor that his/her room is located on to make it easier when scheduling conference times. Seven minutes have been alloted for each parent/teacher conference with three minutes of passing time so parents/guardians can get to their next conference. Conferences can be scheduled beginning today and ending the day before the conference day.

October 3, 2016

Video Announcements

School Pictures

Students will be receiving their school pictures this week.  Retakes are on November 1st.  If the current picture is unsatisfactory, please be ready on this date and have the current picture packet with the student.  Students will need to turn in the original picture packet to have a retake. 

New Website

We have updated our website.  The new website includes a calendar feature that you can subscribe to various school calendars (athletics, WMHS, etc).  This will keep you up to date with the latest information and notify you of changes. 

September 12, 2016

Need something from the counseling department?  

Request Counseling Services

College Visits

View the list of colleges coming to WMHS

September 30, 2016

PSAT/NMSQT Sign up

Juniors - If you are interested in taking the PSAT/NMSQT on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, please sign up on the Counseling website. The cost of the test will be $15, cash or money order made payable to WMHS, unless you qualify for a fee waiver. There are a limited number of tests and fee waivers available, priority will be given on a first come, first serve basis. The PSAT/NMSQT is a great practice for the SAT and is the qualifying test for the National Merit Scholarship program. Please see your counselor or Mrs. Chiasson in counseling with any additional questions.

HS students at Middle School events

WMHS students wanting to attend sporting events at Franklin or Stevenson Middle School must be with a parent/guardian at the event.  High school students will not be allowed to enter unless then have a parent with them.  High school students must remain seated with that adult at the sporting event. 

Free/Reduced Lunch Forms

If you have not completed a Free/Reduced Lunch form for this school year, please be sure to do so soon.  The grace period for this service ends on October 17th. 

Westland Library Events

Westland Library has some fun events for teens.