Weatherford Democrat

Education

March 21, 2013

Regional meet adds up for members of Poolville Junior High’s Math Team

Three PJH teams advance to state competition

(Continued)

Matt Stewart placed third in Science, fourth in Mathematics, fourth in Calculator and seventh in Number Sense.

Fifth grade

Elijah Batchelor placed second in Calculator, third in Number Sense, sixth in Science and ninth in Mathematics.

Linze Carwile placed fourth in Calculator, fourth in Mathematics, seventh in Science and seventh in Number Sense.

Madison Megason placed fifth in Science, eighth in Number Sense and eighth in Mathematics.

Fourth grade (competing as fifth graders)

Ethan Elliott placed first in Number Sense, third in Calculator, third in Mathematics and fourth in Science.

Wyatt Thomas was first in Calculator, second in Mathematics, fourth in Number Sense and ninth in Science.

Clara Tunnell placed sixth in Number Sense, sixth in Mathematics and eighth in Science.

Lexi Heiser placed fifth in Number Sense, fifth in Mathematics and 10th in Science.

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  • 0729 loc burch school.jpg Rainforest Camp at Burch School of Music

    In June, there were seven students who explored the flora and fauna of the rainforest through music at The Burch School of Music. Each child made his or her own rain stick, along with other crafts and art work. For two hours each day for five days, students explored a different level of the rainforest, starting with the emergent layer at the top, moving through the canopy, the understory, the forest floor and the rivers. They let bats fly (black balloons) and were eaten by a boa constrictor. On the last day they dressed as natives and drummed together.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Soulis named to Dean’s List at Washington University

    ST. LOUIS — Johnathon Taylor Soulis, of Weatherford, was named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2014 semester at Washington University in St. Louis. Soulis is enrolled in the university’s School of Engineering and Applied Science.

    July 19, 2014

  • whs_accident_reconstruction_with_wpd1_051914.jpg WHS math students, WPD officers team up to measure skid marks

    Weatherford High School math students had a hands-on lesson in accident reconstruction, thanks to a joint effort between WHS teacher Casey Smith and Weatherford Police Officer Travis Johnson in the WHS parking lot.

    May 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Grant Werts WHS Senior Spotlight

    During the school year, Weatherford High School and the Weatherford Democrat are spotlighting a deserving senior. 

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gala - Brad McCoy.jpg WCS Lions’ Gala raises record amount

    The recent Lions’ Gala held at North Side Baptist Church benefiting Weatherford Christian School set an all-time record fundraising high.

    April 11, 2014 2 Photos

  • Rema Abdeljalil picture.jpg WHS Spotlight: Rema Abdeljalil

    During the school year the Weatherford Democrat and Weatherford High School will spotlight a deserving WHS senior. This week’s spotlight is on Rema Abdeljalil:

    March 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0323 loc JoAnn Grimes.JPG Millsap freshman earns First Division rating

    MILLSAP – Millsap freshman Jo Anne Grimes competed at the Region & UIL Solo and Ensemble Choir competition Feb. 8.

    March 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0313 loc WC Stephanie and Joe.jpg WC enters coalition to prevent drug, alcohol misuse

    A coalition is developing to encourage Weatherford College students to make positive choices when it comes to drugs and alcohol.

    March 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0309 loc poolville JH math.jpg Poolville JH Math, Science team members take honors at area meet

    March 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0309 loc teachers study.jpg Local teachers study with distinguished scholars

    Two Weatherford teachers traveled to Houston recently to participate in a one-day workshop focused on teaching U.S. history during and immediately following World War II.

    March 9, 2014 1 Photo

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