Next week, we will have drop off for Chromebook(s), charger(s), and any library books you have at your home. You may also pick up school supplies in your child(ren)’s classroom(s). One adult and one child may drop off and pick up for your family. We ask that masks and gloves be worn, and everyone observes social distancing. This is to protect your family and our staff. Please enter through the main entrance near the office. The schedule is: Monday, May 18th 2-6:00 A-C Tuesday, May 19th. 2:00-6:00. D-J Wednesday, May 20th. 2:00-6:00 K-Q Thursday, May 21st. 2:00-6:00 R-Z Thank you, Mrs. Shafer
Warrior Students & Families, Next week, we have scheduled locker clean-out and textbook/chromebook return. This is for all 6 - 12 Warrior students. Please see the schedule below as well as a list of items needing returned. We ask that everyone wears gloves and masks. They are encouraged but not required. Monday, May 18th from 2 pm to 6 pm - Students Last Name A thru C Tuesday, May 19th from 2 pm to 6 pm - Students Last Name D thru J Wednesday, May 20th from 2 pm to 6 pm - Students Last Name K thru Q Thursday, May 21st from 2 pm to 6 pm - Students Last Name R thru Z During this time - you can return the following items or wrap up any needed business for the 2019-20 school year. If you have any questions regarding medications, please contact Mrs. Schlenker at firstname.lastname@example.org. Textbooks Chromebook, Charger & Case Library Books Any other school owned items Students in grades 8 - 11 need to check their email. Information was sent out for course selections for the upcoming school year.
Wes-Del Community Schools are pleased to announce Mr. Todd Reagan as the new Wes-Del Elementary Principal. Mr. Reagan is finishing up his fourth year as principal at Blue River Valley Elementary, and prior to his time at Blue River he was the principal at Frontier Elementary School for eight years. Mr. Reagan and his wife, Lacy, have three children, and they are excited to become a part of the Warrior family! Mr. Reagan officially begins July 1st. #WDpride
Warrior Community: We will have a senior parade this Friday, May 1st. We will begin at the Middle/High School at 2:30 p.m. We plan to have our faculty and staff give a send off and make our way to the elementary so that faculty and staff at the elementary can celebrate as well. We will then parade through Gaston - please feel free to join us around town to celebrate the class of 2020. The parade route is pictured below. Lastly, to keep to our tradition - seniors will pass by the Barking Cow and pick-up their ice cream. We appreciate the Barking Cow and Malchow family for doing this for our seniors!
Wes-Del Community Schools Board of Trustees will hold a regular school board meeting on Thursday, April 30th, 2020 at 7:30 PM at the Wes-Del Administrative Building.
Wes-Del Community Schools Board of Trustees will hold an executive session on Thursday, April 30th, 2020 at 7:00PM and the Wes-Del Administrative Building.
Warrior Families, This afternoon all teachers and staff will meet at the MS/HS to begin our Teacher Caravan Parade. All PK-12 teachers and staff are invited to attend. We ask that everyone please remain in their vehicles the entire time. This is a great opportunity to “see” everyone. We would love to see as many parents, students, & school community members during our parade. We have shared the route on all social media pages as well as on our website. The parade will begin at the MS/HS and start at 5:30PM. If you do not live near the parade route and would like to attend – please park at the MS/HS in the student parking lot and arrive between 5:00 – 5:15. Please pull in a parking spot. The parade vehicles will use the student drop-off lane. You can also park at the Gaston Fair Grounds – the parade route will end there at that location. Also, at MS/HS you will see a memorial created for Mr. Tom Dorton. As the parade passes the memorial, we will honk our horns and flash our lights to honor a great Warrior.
Wes-Del Community Schools Board of Trustees will hold a regular board meeting at 7:30 PM on Thursday, April 17th, 2020 in the high school auditorium.
Wes-Del Community Schools Board of Trustees will hold an Executive Session at 7:00 PM on Thursday, April 17th, 2020 in the high school auditorium.
Attention: Any parent who has a child that receives Speech Services at Wes-Del Elementary. If you would like some speech exercises to do with your student during this extended eLearning time, you can pick up exercises in the community book box outside the elementary school. There are a total of 5 mini-packets. Thank you, Mrs. Shafer
This message is for kindergarten and first grade parents. These are directions to access Schoology. Once your child logs in, you will see at the top of the screen a bookmark, Schoology. Click on that and it will take you to schoology. Go to courses at the top and click. Your child’s assignments should open in subject boxes. First grade teachers put all subjects in the language arts folder. K teachers have assignments under each subject. Click on each folder to complete each assignment. The assignments for this week are included. Contact your child’s teacher with questions .
Warriors, The news of our buildings closing for the remainder of the year is heartbreaking for our students, staff, parents, and community. This had to be a hard decision for our state leaders, but one which is necessary for all our safety. Our administrators and teachers met earlier this week, and we planned to release our “April Educational Plan” to parents tomorrow. With the new developments, administrators are meeting immediately to revise our plan to ensure we meet the new requirements, and so that we can get it to our teachers, students, and parents ASAP. Please be patient as we were not given any heads up and found out at the same time as all of you. We will get through this together. #WDpride Mr. Mealy
Warriors, Schoology is experiencing a large volume of users across the country which is causing some issues. You may experience problems with the Schoology system. If you are having trouble in anyway with the system just take a break, then try back later. Do not stress over this, all of your teachers are aware of the issue and are very understanding. We have our administrative staff working with Schoology, and we will get through this together! #WDpride Mr. Mealy
A reminder that Wes-Del Community Schools will be providing a “grab and go” of four meals tomorrow Tuesday, March 31st from 12PM to 1PM at Wes-Del Elementary School. Each “grab and go” will include four days of breakfast and lunch for each student. Thank you to our WD food service staff for their continued support of our Warriors during this difficult time. #WDpride #PushOnwardWarriors
Welcome back from spring break! Here is information for this our eLearning and food service this week.https://www.smore.com/qpu4w
Wes-Del Community Schools will implement extended eLearning beginning Monday, March 16th, 2020 through Friday, April 3rd, 2020. Spring break will be from Friday, March 20th through Monday, March 30th.
Warrior Parents, A reminder that this evening we will be holding parent/teacher conferences for second semester. We are aware of the current health concern and would like to remind all parents that all conferences are optional. If you opt to not attend, you may contact your students teacher or teachers via email. If you do attend, we do ask that all adhere to the recommended health precautions. No handshake greetings are required, and it is recommended that you not attend if you have a cough or are sick. Thank you
Dear Families of Current 8th Graders: With the end of the school year fast approaching, it is time to start thinking about the 2020-2021 school year - the first year of high school! There will be a short informational meeting on Thursday, March 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium for current 8th grade families to discuss high school course offerings as well as the new graduation pathways option. Go Warriors!
We will celebrate Read Across America Day tomorrow by having a pajama day. Please no slippers.
The elementary archery meet scheduled for today at 5:00 with Southern Wells has been canceled. The 4th grade trip to Emens to hear the Muncie Symphony Orchestra has been rescheduled for tomorrow morning. Thank you.
The Winter Cheerleading Clinic 2020 will be held today, Thursday, January 30th at the elementary gym at 3:30 pm until 5:30 pm. The cheerleaders will perform at Saturday’s basketball game at Wes-Del High School. The girl’s varsity game starts on Saturday at 6:00pm. The cheerleaders will perform between the girl’s and boy’s game on Saturday.
Warrior Families, If you have a student in grades 8th – 11th, please feel free to stop by tomorrow from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the HS cafeteria and visit our Course & Elective Fair. Teachers have created informational booths that informs students about course offerings for the 2020-21 school year. Students will visit during the school day and learn about current courses offered as well as new courses being offered next school year at WDHS. If you would like more information, contact our main office!
Wes-Del Middle/High School is currently taking applications for the position of Guidance Secretary/Registrar. If interested, contact Adam Perdue, Principal, at email@example.com
Tomorrow launches the new homework hangout room at the elementary for students who arrive before buses to use as a quiet place to finish homework. It will be located in Room 106. It will be open Tuesdays through Fridays 7:50-8:10 AM until the buses arrive. It will be staffed by an adult.
A reminder that Monday, January 20th, 2020 will be an eLearning make-up day for Wes-Del Community Schools. All Warrior students should have received instructions from their teachers on the eLearning expectations. Teachers will be available for students via email, and the hours of availability should have been discussed with all students. Both the Wes-Del Elementary office and the Wes-Del Middle/High School office will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Monday. We look forward to another successful eLearning day! #WDpride
Due to dense fog in our district, Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a 2 hour delay for Wednesday, January 15th, 2020.
All Wes-Del Community Schools after school activities; including athletic practices/events, as well as, the scheduled band concert have been canceled for Tuesday, December 17, 2019. The band concert has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 19, 2019. The middle school concert will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the high school concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. The winter concert will be held in the Wes-Del High School Auditorium. Both the middle school boys and girls basketball games previously scheduled for this Thursday evening have been postponed allowing all band students to participate in the winter concert. Thank you, Mr. Mealy
PTO spirit wear orders are due today Friday, November 22nd.
Wes-Del Students and Families: This Thursday, November 21 from 5-6:30pm there will be a Chicken Noodle Dinner Fundraiser in the high school cafeteria. The dinner is being made by Wes-Del Food Service Staff and will support students going on the Philadelphia/Washington D.C. trip this Spring Break. So come for some traditional Chicken & Noodles, fresh Mashed Potatoes, Dinner Roll, beverage and a piece of yummy pie all for $8.00. The drama class play will follow starting at 7pm. Thank you for your support!
“Warriors Give” event this Friday evening. Drop off children at the high school at 5:30. Then, parents may come to the elementary to choose items for your family free of charge. Donations still accepted tomorrow from 3:00-4:30 PM in the gym. Infants through high school sizes. Thanks to our community for your support! You do not need to rsvp to attend this event.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a 2 hour delay for Tuesday, November 12th, 2019.
PTO fundraiser pick up is tomorrow after school from 3:00 until 6:00 in the cafeteria. Please plan to pick up your orders and your child’s prizes! Thank you!
On Wednesday from 5:45-7:15 we will host our Food, Fun, and Family evening. One if our sessions is a parent information session on our Elearning Day scheduled for this Friday the 18th.
Girls basketball camp was cancelled for today.
Wes-Del Community Schools is pleased to announce that our "eLearning" program has been approved for the 2019-2020 school year. Our first eLearning day will be on Friday, October 18th, 2019. For more information go to our website https://www.wes-del.k12.in.us/o/wes-del-community-schools/page/elearning--7
Today the ILEARN results were mailed to each student. Please take time to look at the results. Please contact your child’s school, if you have any questions. Thank you, Mr. Perdue and Mrs. Shafer
Picture day & yearbook distribution at the Middle/High School is this Thursday, August 15th. Picture forms went home today with your student. Seniors will have their pictures taken on September 26th. Please contact our office you have any questions!
Welcome to our second week of school. We would like to thank our elementary parents and guardians for being flexible on our changes for drop off and pick up procedures. We feel our new system will ensure safe arrivals and dismissals of our students. This week there will be a Title 1 information meeting for parents/guardians on August 15th. You may chose to come at 9:00 AM or 6:00 PM. The meetings will be held in the cafeteria. This Friday we have Fall pictures being taken. Information will be sent home tomorrow if your child did not bring it home on Friday. There will also be a Boy Scout sign up on Wednesday evening in the cafeteria from 6:00-7:00 PM.
MS/HS Students & Families - We hope you have enjoyed your summer vacation. We're excited to welcome back returning Warriors as well as all new Warriors tomorrow, August 7th! We made one change in our morning routine. Buses will now drop-off all MS/HS students at the main entrance - please be cautious as you enter and exit each morning. We'll see you bright and early tomorrow! Thank you, Mr. Perdue
The Wes-Del Preschool parent meeting and Open House is being held at the preschool on Monday August 5th from 6:00-7:00 PM.
Please plan to attend the Back to School celebration this Tuesday evening from 6:00-7:00 at Wes-Del Elementary. Your family is invited to meet your child’s teacher, bring their school supplies, complete registration if you have not done so. We will be using our entry doors from last year at this time. Our first student day is Wednesday, August 7th.
The Papa John’s trailer will be at the Middle/High School parking lot July 31st from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. – please stop by the trailer and pick up dinner and show your support as 20% of everything sold will support our school!
Middle/High School Open House tomorrow evening from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. This is an opportunity for students in grades 6 through 12 to pick-up schedules, organize their lockers, and tour the building. Also, our Freshman Orientation will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the HS Auditorium.
Wes-Del Elementary online registration for returning students begins on July 25th. Registration at school will be held in the gym. Please use the side gym doors to enter the building. You may park in the side parking lot. Registration is on Monday, July 29th from 1:00-6:00 and on Tuesday, July 30th from 8:00 to noon. The Back to School Celebration will be held on August 6th from 6:00-7:00. Please plan to come to meet your child’s teacher and bring their school supplies. We are looking forward to another great year!
Wes-Del Community Schools is looking for a high school counselor. If you are interested or know someone who may be interested, please have them contact Adam Perdue, Principal, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (765)358-4091.
Warriors - we will be in session today! We will operate on our 2 hour delay schedule. Seniors, please report at 10:00 a.m. to complete your finals for periods 2, 6, & 8 in rooms A9, A10, & A11. We'll see you soon!
Due to a water issue at the Wes-Del Middle/High School, Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Friday, May 31st, 2019.
Due to the wet ground we have scheduled alternative indoor plans for field day for tomorrow. We appreciate all of the parent volunteers. We appreciate Mrs. Puckett’s organization to prepare for field day!
The elementary students brought home information yesterday about the Color Run. This benefits the FBLA club at Wes-Del HS. Please return the information if you are interested.
Next week on Tuesday, we begin our ILearn Assessments in grades three through five. Our students have prepared and practiced on this new format. Our teachers have worked hard to help students develop strategies. Our students will Rock this Test! Thank you in advance for seeing that they get proper rest and eat a healthy breakfast at home or school. Please have your child at school on time. We plan to test Tuesday through Thursday mornings. We want students to feel calm so they can focus and do their personal best! Have a great weekend! Mrs. Shafer
Dress Days this week for students. 4/16. Crazy Hair Day 4/17 Pajama Day 4/18 Your Favorite Sports Team 4/19 Wes-Del Wear This is to promote the ILearn assessment and to let our students know we support them! They will “Rock the Test!”
Tomorrow from 3:00-7:00 at Wes-Del High School gym there will be an immunization and sports physical clinic offered. The cost is $20.00.
Warrior MS Students & Families, In an effort to gear up for ILEARN - we will have dress up days next week. This is for all students in grades 6, 7, & 8. 4/15 - "Decade Day" 4/16 - "Fake Injury Day" 4/17 - "Book Day or Neon Day" 4/18 - "Sports Day" 4/19 - "Spirit Day"
The PTO Carnival is Friday evening at Wes-Del High School. 5:30-8:00 PM. Donations of two liter pop and store purchased cakes and cupcakes needed. You may bring them to the elementary by Friday at noon.
Wes-Del Community Schools are now closed for Wednesday, February 20th, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will operate on a two hour delay for Wednesday, February 20th, 2019, due to poor road conditions.
Wes-Del Community Schools are now closed for Monday, February 18th, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will operate on a two hour delay for Monday, February 18th, 2019 due to slick road conditions.
If you would like a 2018-2019 Wes-Del Elementary yearbook orders ($12.00) are due tomorrow February 13th.
Wes-Del Community Schools are closed for Monday, February 11th, 2019 due to poor road conditions.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Monday, February 11th, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay on Thursday, February 7th, 2019 due to dense fog in our district.
The elementary Spelling Bee will be held at 9:00 on Monday morning in the gym. Good luck spellers!
Due to poor district road conditions, Wes-Del Community Schools are now closed for Friday, February 1st, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay at this time for Friday, February 1st, 2019. We will be out assessing the road conditions for the next several hours, but at this time we are operating on a delay.
Due to continued cold temperatures, Wes-Del Community Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 31st, 2019. Warriors stay warm! #WDpride
Do to the cancellation of school tomorrow the Spelling Bee will be held on Thursday at 9:00 or if there is a delay it will be held at 1:00.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, January 30th, 2019 due to forecasted frigid temperatures. All buildings including the central office will be closed. Stay warm Warriors!
Wes-Del Community Schools will operate on a two hour delay for Tuesday, January 29th, 2019. Warriors, be careful on the roads!
Wes-Del Community Schools will operate on a two hour delay for Friday, January 25th, 2019. Stay warm Warriors!
Due to icy road conditions, Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Thursday, January 24, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Wednesday, January 23, 2019.
All athletic events for today will take place as scheduled. Varsity Wrestling will be at Shenandoah for MEC with a 5:30 start. 7/8 Boys BB will be at Cowan with a 5:30 start. 7/8 Girls BB will be home vs Daleville with a 5:30 start. JV/Varsity Girls will be home vs Tri. JV will tip at 6:00. Coaches will contact players regarding any practice.
Due to poor road conditions it is unsafe for students or staff to be on the roads today, therefor Wes-Del Community Schools will be closed for Tuesday, January 22, 2019.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two-hour delay for Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Stay warm Warriors!
Wes-Del Community Schools are closed for Monday, January 21, 2019. Stay warm Warriors!
All events scheduled for Saturday, January 19th, 2019 have been canceled due to inclement weather conditions. This includes the color guard competition, MEC wrestling tournament, and the girls and boys basketball games at the Fort Wayne Coliseum. There will be no practices or events held at Wes-Del Community Schools on Saturday. Thank you, Mr. Mealy
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a 2 hour delay for Wednesday, January 16, 2019.
Due to poor road conditions in our district, Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Monday, January 14th, 2019.
All elementary basketball league games scheduled for Sunday, January 13th at Daleville and Wes-Del, have been postponed due to weather conditions and travel advisories. All games will be played next Sunday, January 20. The schedule will remain the same.
A reminder that we will be providing a shuttle bus from the elementary parking lot to the high school gym for Thursday evenings Wes-Del Elementary Christmas Program. Shuttles will run at 5:45, 6:00, and 6:15 p.m. Children must be 4 or older to ride. Parking will be extremely limited at the high school due to construction, so take advantage of this shuttle service. Call the elementary office at 358-3079 by Wednesday to reserve your seat. Gymnasium seats will also be reserved for shuttle riders!
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay on Friday, November 30, 2018 due to dense fog in our district.
Due to power outages throughout the district, Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Friday, November 16.
Due to icy road conditions, Wes-Del Community Schools will be closed on Thursday, November 15. Senior job shadowing is also canceled.
Please join us on Monday, November 13th at 1:00 at Wes-Del Elementary as we honor Veterans.
The November 1st scheduled school board meeting has been cancelled. The next meeting will be held Thursday, November 8th.
The scheduled October 25th board meeting has been moved to November 1st at 7:30pm.
This Thursday, October 18th, Wes-Del elementary will be hosting our STEM family event. The event begins with a meal at 5:45pm followed by various activities, and the evening will conclude at 7:30pm. If you have already turned in your reservation, we greatly appreciate it. If you have not, please let your child’s teacher know if you will be attending so we can plan our meal and activities accordingly. Thank you for your continued support, and we hope to see you there! Mrs. Shafer
The Wes-Del elementary Red Apple fundraiser will be delivered this Wednesday, October 17. Items can be picked up between 2:00pm and 6:00pm. We will need some parent volunteers to help. The truck will arrive at 1:00pm and we will need assistance to unload the truck, as well as, to pass out items from 2-6. If you can help at anytime during these hours, please let the elementary office know or check the PTO Facebook page to volunteer. Thank you, Mrs. Shafer
A reminder that Wes-Del Community Schools will not be in session from Friday, October 5th through Friday, October 12th due to Fall Break. The MS/HS and elementary offices will also be closed. The corporation office will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, but will be open Wed-Fri.
Wes-Del Community Schools will be hosting our annual Parent/Teacher conferences tonight from 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Friday beginning at 8:00 a.m. and concluding at 12:00 p.m. Wes-Del teachers and staff look forward to seeing all our Warrior parents at conferences.
All middle school athletic practices have been cancelled for today. The middle school cross country meet is still on as scheduled. Middle School cross country athletes need to be back at 3:30 pm for the bus, which will leave at 3:45 pm.
Due to a power outage at Wes-Del Middle/High school, all middle school and high school students will be dismissed at 11:00 a.m. today, Wednesday, October 3rd. Students who are non bus riders may be picked up at the middle/high school after 11:00 a.m. Wes-Del Elementary is not experiencing any power issues, and the elementary students will NOT be dismissed early. The elementary will dismiss at the normal dismissal time. Thank you, Mr. Mealy
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay on Friday, September 14 due to dense fog in our district.
Mr. Denney named the IIAAA District 4 Middle School Athletic Director of the Year! Congratulations and well deserved! #WDpride
Today is “Grandparents Day” for 3-5 graders at Wes-Del Elementary!
Today is "Grandparents Day" for Warrior students in kindergarten to 2nd grade!
Wes-Del Community Schools will be operating on a two hour delay for Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
Warriors fall to Tri 14-22 in hard fought game! Great effort in tough conditions!
Reminder: The homecoming dinner sponsored by the Wes-Del Athletic boosters is at 4pm today in the Wes-Del high school cafeteria. Come out and support the boosters and enjoy some great food!
Due to current conditions and forecasted weather for Saturday, the homecoming parade has been canceled. The dinner at 4pm and game at 6pm are still set as scheduled.
Everyone looks great! Tomorrow is twin or opposite day. Be creative!
Great job dressing up today! Remember tomorrow is holiday dress. Dress up like a holiday, or wear your favorite holiday attire.
Homecoming week starts Sept 4! Tuesday is COLOR WARS. Don’t forget to wear your colors. Freshmen- Yellow Sophomores- Purple Juniors- Pink Seniors- Blue Middle School- Green Staff- Maroon