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November 13th WFMS Family Message


Good afternoon WFMS families,


Make-up Picture Day

Make-up Pictures and Retakes will be on Friday, November 18th.  Any new students or students who were absent during the original picture day should plan to take their picture.  Students who would like a retake must bring their original portrait packet to 


Report Cards

1st Quarter Report Cards will be sent home with students on Monday during the camera and return it to the photographer.  Pictures will be taken in the auditorium from 9:15am-11:15am and students will be called down by grade level.  


Homeroom.  Please ask your student for this important document and review it with them.  If you do not have Parent Portal access for PowerSchool, please email Victoria Hughes ( to request access.  This will allow you to monitor your student’s progress throughout the quarter


Special Thanks

A special thank you to our parent volunteers who came out this past Monday to assist with our Day of Awesomeness for the PTSA fundraiser.


We’d also like to thank Bella Italia, Wake Forest Mellow Mushroom, and the Domino's in Walmart who donated pizza boxes for one of the activities at our pep rally on Wednesday prior to our final football game of the year.


Athletics Updates

Congratulations to our fall sports athletes who participated in volleyball, girls’ soccer, cheerleading, and football.


Winter sports tryouts begin this week.  Please review the information below if your student plans to try-out for girls or boys basketball or cheerleading.


Girls Basketball and Cheer tryout information

Thursday Nov. 17, Monday Nov 21, and Tuesday Nov 22 2:30-4pm.


Boys Basketball

Thursday Nov. 17, Monday Nov 21, and Tuesday Nov 22 2:30-5:30pm.

Study hall will be held in the auditorium from 2:30 - 4:00, and then 4-5:30pm try-out.


School Dance

PTSA and Athletics will host a school dance this Friday November 18th from 3:00-5:00 pm.  Tickets will be sold on Friday during lunches ONLY.  There will be NO tickets sold at the door.  Students will receive a wristband when they purchase their ticket which must be shown when they enter the gym for the dance.  Students may NOT leave campus and return for the dance.  Tickets for the Dance will be $5.00.  Concessions will be sold during the dance.  All tickets and concessions will be CASH ONLY  Only students that attend WFMS will be allowed to attend the dance.  Rides should pick students up promptly at 5:00pm.  Any student picked up after 5:30pm will not be allowed to participate in future dances.


NC Check-In

All students will be taking the Quarter 1 NC Check-In Assessment for Reading this Thursday November 17th. Please check with your student to make sure their WCPSS issued chromebook is completely charged prior to coming to school that day. 


Cougar Career Corner!

8th Graders who  stated they were interested in applying for Early College and Magnet High School received an email from Ms. Loomis, with information and Action items that students need to complete.  Please have these students check their email.




Dates to Remember

  • November 23 - 27 | Thanksgiving Break (WFMS campus closed)

  • December 5 - Early Release (dismissal at 12:15pm)

  • December 21 - Early Release (dismissal at 12:15pm)

  • December 22, 2022 - January 2, 2023 - Winter Break (WFMS campus closed)