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September 10, 2018

EWHS Weekly Message – Week of September 10, 2018


PSAT | Any student that is interested in taking the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifier exam must sign up in Student Services and submit payment of $16 by Monday, September 10.  The PSAT will be administered on Wednesday, October 10.


School Improvement | Any parents interested in serving as parent representatives for the school improvement team should contact Margaret Sharpe ( or Olinka Baker (


Powder Puff | The date to turn in Powder Puff forms and money has been extended to Tuesday, September 11.  All forms and money can be turned in the cafeteria during lunch on Tuesday.


Yearbook | Yearbook flyers were distributed to students this week. Yearbooks are currently $55 for students (with tax, that makes them $59).  Checks can be made out to EWHS or cash should be taken to Ms. Anderson’s room 159.  Yearbooks can be ordered at  We do not order extras at the end of the year and we always sell out every year.  Order yours today while the price is still low. 


Service Academy Day | Service Academy Day will be held on September 22, 2018 at Wake Tech’s Southern (Main) Campus in Raleigh. This event provides students, their families, and educators with essential information about the United States Service Academies, their admission standards, and the nomination process.  

Attendees will be given an opportunity to meet with representatives from each service academy (U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and U.S. Coast Guard Academy), ask questions about the nomination process and requirements, and meet one-on-one with staff. Service Academy Day is a valuable experience that will benefit students as they prepare for their futures. Students are urged to attend who are interested in learning more about the process.  

If you have any questions, please call my Raleigh office at (919) 856-4630. No RSVP is required.


National Teacher Assistant Day | Friday, September 14 is National Teacher Assistant Day.  Please consider doing something special for the hard working teacher assistants at East Wake High School!


School Pictures | Please mark your calendar! Senior Tux and Drape pictures will be taken on September 27.  Underclassmen and staff pictures will be taken on September 24.


FFA Meeting | The FFA will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 11 at 6 p.m. in room 1306 (Ag Shop).


Fishing Educational Club | East Wake High School has a new club, the Fishing Educational Club.  If you have a love for fishing, want to learn safety tips, want to learn fishing tips then this is the club for you.  Join us on Monday, September 10 at 2:30 in room 1306 (Ag Shop) for our first organization meeting.  We look forward to seeing you.


Warrior Club Meeting | The Warrior Club will meet on Wednesday, September 12 at 6 p.m. in the Media Center.


Athletics | Please come out and support our athletic teams.  Additional details about these events can be found on our school calendar.


Monday, September 10

  • Girls Tennis vs West Johnston
  • Boys Soccer @ Cary


Tuesday, September 11

  • Girls Golf @ Cleveland
  • Volleyball @ Cleveland


Wednesday, September 12

  • Girls Tennis vs South Johnston
  • Cross Country Meet – Wendell Parks & Rec.


Thursday, September 13

  • Volleyball @ Clayton
  • JV Football vs Southeast Raleigh


 Friday, September 14

  • Volleyball @ Southeast Raleigh


You are an East Wake Warrior! All that you think, say, and do will be excellent because you are an individual of EXCELLENCE. ​​​​​​​