Awards & Recognitions

  • 2015-2016  Wakefield Teacher of the Year Laura Stiles

    WCPSS 2015-2016 Semi-finalist for Wake County Teacher of the Year Laura Stiles

    WRAL Teacher of the Week Laura Stiles

    Spirit of Advising. FCCLA State Conference Irma Bode 

    2014-2015 Best of the Best Coaches  in the Area Cynthia Terrell
    Semi-finalist for the National 2015 ASCA School Counselor of the Year Laura Inscoe 

    Finalist for the 2015 Burroughs Welcome Fund Career Award for Science and Mathematics Teachers (CASMT) Jodi Riedel

    Boys State Tennis Champions (2015) 

    Boys State Tennis Champions (2014) 

    Celebrate My Drive Contest 2014 Vivian Wells and Just Think First, $100,000 winner

    NCASA-REGIONAL Winners 2014
    Kassandra C. (Watercolor)
    Rachel G. (Drawing-Pencil)
    Samantha G. (Digital Painting)
    Clara F. (Printmaking)
    Jenny D. (Mixed Media--Paper with Acrylic Paint)

    Red Cross Heroes Award
    Gillian receives Red Cross Heroes Award as the top fundraiser, representing WHS

    It's all about the W Contest
    1st: Emily DeMaioNewton, Ian Sutter
    2nd: Matthew Park, Michael Mosely
    3rd: Ivan Diaz
    1st: Dr. Inscoe & Ms. Riedel, Melanie Chappel
    2nd: Ms. Dixon
    3rd: Ms. Hayden 

    National Board Certified Teachers
    • Denise Furr, Teacher
    • Barbara Gatewood, Teacher 
    • Melissa Haines, Teacher
    • Christa Hayden, CTE Teacher
    • Jennifer Holland, Teacher
    • Michelle Honore, Counselor 
    • Danny Inscoe, Teacher
    • Dr. Laura Inscoe, Counselor 
    • Sarah Joyner, Career Development Coordinator 
    • William Kline, Media Specialist 
    • Jessica Martz, Counselor
    • John Mullinax, Teacher 
    • David Phillips, Teacher 
    • Kerry Regan, Teacher
    • Jodi Riedel, CTE Teacher
    • Monica Sawyer, CTE Teacher 
    • Laura Stiles, Teachers
    • Ed Tharrington, Teacher
    • Melissa Thomas, Administration
    • Dawn Valentino, Teacher
    • Timothy Walker, CTE Teacher 
    • Megan Walter, Counselor 

    State Counselor of the Year (2013) Dr. Laura Inscoe

    State Athletic Director of the Year (2013) Dexter Cooley

    Celebrate My Drive Contest 2013 Just Think First, $25,000 winner

    WRAL Extra Effort Award Evan Braband

    Cap 8 Title (2013) Rod Sink, Varsity Football

    Girls State Volleyball Champions (2013) Cynthia Terrell, Coach

    Girls Singles Tennis State Champion (2013) Susanne Boyden

    1st Place at NC State Fair for Gardens Jodi Riedel, Garden entitled "Fairywood" (October 2013)

    Bright Ideas, Wake Education, and National FFA Grants Jodi Riedel, Grants totalling $8000 to build Community Greenhouse

    National Art Honor Society Students: 1st place for color and design at Sparkon (September 2013)

    NC Honors Chorus Alisa White: One of the best 150 high school singers in the state. (September 2013)