Weatherford College schedules meningitis vaccination clinic
For students required to receive meningitis vaccinations before entering college this fall, Weatherford College has scheduled a clinic Monday, Aug. 5, at the WC Doss Student Center on the Weatherford campus.
WISD board likes use of social media as communications tool
Weatherford ISD Board members were pleased to hear the district will continue to utilize social media as an important tool when communicating with students, employees, parents and community members during the 2013-14 school year.
WISD board recognizes Hannah Schwartz for selection to Baylor summer research program
Hannah Schwartz was one of only 10 students from across the country to be selected to attend Baylor University’s High School Summer Research Program.
Two WHS teachers serve as College Board AP exam readers
Staci Tharp, Weatherford High School AP English Language Arts teacher, and Nicole Comstock, AP Physics teacher at WHS, in June spent part of their summer assisting the College Board as AP exam readers.
Whiteman honored for work creating campus emergency crisis scenario
Ben Whiteman, former Weatherford ISD Director of Safety and Security, was recognized for his work in creating a July 19 tabletop exercise dealing with a campus emergency scenario including members of the Weatherford Fire Department, Weatherford Police Department, Parker County Sheriff’s Office, Texas Department of Public Safety, emergency medical technicians, Certified Emergency Response Team, Red Cross, media and Weatherford ISD administrators, nurses and counselors.
Victory Baptist Academy receives full AACS accreditation
An 18-month process culminated June 26 when the Accreditation Commission for the American Association of Christian Schools voted to grant full accreditation to Victory Baptist Academy.
TCA’s Guynes receives CSAF honor
Calib Guynes, incoming freshman at Trinity Christian Academy in Willow Park, was awarded the Christian School Athletic Fellowship Junior High Scholar Athlete Award for his accomplishments in athletics and the classroom during his eighth-grade year.
Balke honored for academic achievement
The United States Achievement Academy recently announced that Brandon Balke, of Weatherford, was recognized for academic achievement as a United States National Honor Student award winner.
Curtis Summer Checkout Center an instant success
It’s summertime. Students are sleeping in late, watching television, playing video games, swimming or playing outside.
Local students graduate from UNT
DENTON – The following area students received degrees at the University of North Texas’ spring 2013 commencement ceremonies.
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