Be sure to participate in the Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway! Create an account, upload a video response to a given prompt, and participate in throwing a football at a college football conference championship game! Scholarships don't get easier than this! Apply at https://www.drpeppertuition.com/program-details
The Dell Scholarship opens every year on October 1st, so use the link below to apply. 500 students are chosen every year and could win up to $20,000 towards textbooks, mentor support, Dell Laptop and networking resources. Students must show financial need-- and be a Pell Grant eligible student. To see if you may be Pell eligible go to studentaid.gov Apply at https://www.dellscholars.org/scholarship/
Winfield Student Council will host a blood drive Thursday, October 6th from 8:30-2:00. You may register by going to redcross.org, choose donate blood, use zip code 25213, and make an appointment for the drive. Students who are 16 or 17 can have their parents give consent to donate. Students will have the opportunity to make appointments at school starting 2nd half of lunch on Wednesday.
The Homecoming Dance will be in the commons immediately following the game until midnight this Friday night. Tickets are on sale daily during the 2nd half of lunch in the aux gym hallway and are $10 each. Students bringing a guest from another high school and is no older than 20 must fill out an out of school guest form and turn those in to the office by Wednesday, September 21st. Tickets WILL be sold at the dance, but buying tickets ahead of time allows for quicker entry.
Senior Bulletin for the Class of 2023: https://5il.co/1hz4d
The Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s (HHF) 2022 Youth Awards educational grants program is now accepting applications! The 24th Annual Youth Awards will award students who are in the graduating Class of 2023 with up to $4000 in educational grants to fund their higher education or to fund a community-based project. To be considered, students must meet the following criteria: Be currently enrolled in high school and graduating in the spring of 2023. Must have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 7.5 on a 10.0 scale. Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2023-2024. Be of Hispanic heritage (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines). If selected, attendance at the virtual ceremony is mandatory. The deadline to apply is November 13th, 2022. Students can apply at www.HispanicHeritage.org. Please contact email@example.com with any questions.
The Jefferson Scholars Foundation is pleased to announce they are now accepting nominations for the Jefferson Scholarship at the University of Virginia. Please see Mrs. Morris by September 30th if you are interested in being nominated. Middle Range Scores (50%) for SAT are: 690-750 English/ Reading and Math is 700-780. Middle Range Scores (50%) for ACT are 32-35. Jefferson Scholarships provide the entire cost of attendance at the University of Virginia and many supplemental enrichment experiences. The total value of the Scholarship exceeds $333,000 for non-Virginian students. We encourage you to learn more about the scholarship, the selection criteria, and the selection process by visiting the Foundation's website at jeffersonscholars.org/scholarship.
Seniors: If you have a 3.0 GPA or better, you could apply for the Heisman Scholarship. Total requirements are listed online, but you must have participated in grades 9, 10, & 11 in one of the sports recognized by the National Federation of State High School Association. To see a list of these athletic events, and to apply, please go to the link provided below. The deadline for this scholarship is October 18th 2022. For more info go to heismanscholarship.com
Tickets for the Homecoming Dance will go on sale Monday, September 12th during the 2nd half of lunch in the office hallway. Tickets are $10 per person. If you are bringing someone from another school, pick up an out of school guest form in the office and turn in by September 21st. The dance is September 23rd immediately following the football game till midnight at the school.
Mr. Batman, Mr. Gordon, Mr. Stewart, and Ms. Campbell are starting a travel group called "Wild and Wonderful Adventures." This group will plan trips to show just how much fun traveling can be, even in West Virginia! Possibilities include but are not limited to hiking, fishing, kayaking, zip-lining, etc. Students can also check out information about our travels overseas during this time. They will meet during the second half of lunch every other Friday (starting next Friday, Sept. 9th) in Mr. Batman's room, Room 109.
You voted and here they are! 🗳Hallway Themes: Far Out Freshman, Solar Sophomores, Jailbreak Juniors, and Spongebob Seniors
Winfield High School's Homecoming game with be September 23, 2022. The homecoming dance will take place immediately following the game. More information will be coming next week.
💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚 Introducing WHS PEP CLUB! WHS is so excited to announce the launch of this club for the 2022-2023 school year. What is Pep Club? The purpose of this club is to promote school spirit and community involvement at extracurricular events. Pep Club's mission is for students to become more engaged in school activities. This club is student ran and will promote school spirit by showing sportsmanship, commitment, and positivity. We will be working with administration, Student Council, and coaches to create fun ways support our student body throughout the school year. What Will I Do? The first thing you should know is that this is more than just an extra-curricular activity. Being a member of Pep requires a commitment of your time to meet both at school, and attend school events. It is extremely important that you know being a member means you will represent WHS in a positive manner. For those interested, will meet the second week of school to go over details. If you are interested in becoming an officer, please submit a letter of interest to Mrs. Chandler and Mrs. Harper via email. Your letter must include your name, grade, why Pep Club is important to you, and why you will be a good leader for Pep. Send letters to Megan.Chandler@k12.wv.us AND Brittany.Harper@k12.wv.us AUGUST 29th, 2022.