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April 24th WFMS Family Message


2022-23 Student Intent

As we begin preparations for the 22-23 school year, we need the help of our WFMS families.  We recognize the summer months are often transition times for families who are relocating and may be changing schools.  If you know your student will not be attending WFMS next year, please take a moment to visit the below and share the information for your student.  If you have questions, feel free to reach out to Mrs. Hughes ( or Mrs. Harmon (


6th Grade Administrator

This Friday, April 29th will be Mr. Katona Thomas’ last day with WFMS as the 6th grade administrator.  Mr. Thomas will transition to another position within the district on May 1st.  For the remainder of the school year, Dr. Bradford will serve as the primary administrative point of contact for 6th grade families along with Ms. Purnell.  If you have questions or concerns needing administrative support for 6th grade, please reach out to Dr. Bradford or Ms. Purnell.


Administrative Assistant Appreciation Week

Please join us in recognizing the hard work of our administrative assistants this week.  We are thankful to have such an amazing front office staff with Ms. Macon (lead secretary), Ms. Kentopp (Guidance Tech), Ms. Faison (Bookkeeper), Ms. Mueller (Receptionist), Ms. Hughes (Data Manager), and Ms. Reiser (Media).  The work they do behind the scenes is essential in helping our school function every day.


Cougar Career Corner

April’s Newsletter is live: Please check out the Cougar Corner Newsletter on the WFMS Cougar Career Corner website.


CTE Department

Are you spring cleaning and are looking to get rid of your items? Please consider donating lego’s, building blocks, Lincoln logs and magna tiles to the CTE Department at WFMS. All donations can be left in the main office. Thank you in advance for supporting Project Based Learning in our classrooms.


Healthful Living/PE Department

We are looking for donations of the following: tricycles, scooters, wooden puzzles, and board games to assist in our Health Curriculum. All donations can be left in the main office. Thank you in advance for supporting the Healthful Living Department.


Athletic Department Updates

Wake Forest Middle School Sports:  Students interested in playing a fall sport, please ensure your athletic physical form is up-to-date for the year. Athletic Packets are available here.


High School Sports:

Students interested in participating in High School Athletics please check out your High School Information Session:


Wake Forest High School

  • April 21st, 5pm parents and players-   FOOTBALL ONLY
  • Please email Reggie Lucas for questions
  • Tryouts June 14th 6am-10am Football Only


Heritage High School

  • May 18th at 7PM in our main gym for all rising 9th graders and their families.


Rolesville High School

  • May 18 from 6:00-7:30 pm- Main Gym on Wednesday. 
  • Parents and prospective student athletes will hear from the Athletic Director,  Trainer, and then the students will be able to move around and meet our coaches and get information.


Wakefield High School

  • Thursday, May 19 at 6:00 in the main gym. 
  • Parents and prospective student athletes will hear from the Athletic Director, booster president and athletic trainer and then have a chance to meet our coaching staff who will all be in attendance.


WFMS Family Message

Weekly WFMS Family Messages from Dr. Bradford are archived on our school website for your review anytime.  These messages can be found by CLICKING HERE.


WFMS Social Media

Families who have social media are encouraged to follow WFMS on Twitter (@wakeforestms), Facebook (, and Instagram (@wakeforestms) for updates.