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Weekly update 2/23/24

Friday, February 23, 2024


  • This Weekend! "The Stinky Cheese Man & Other Fairly Stupid Tales" performances are happening THIS WEEKEND in the Moore Square Gym! 

    • Friday - The show starts at 6:30 and doors to the gym open at 6:00!  

    • Saturday - There are two shows!  The first show starts at 2:00 and doors to the gym open at 1:30 and then our closing show is at 6:30 and the doors open at 6:00. 

      • WCPSS Employees (and Moore Square Student Teachers) get their ticket for free!

      • General Admission: $8

      • All WCPSS Students (12th grade and under): $4

      • All kids 3 and under: Free! 

  • Single Subject Acceleration Testing: The nomination window for SSA testing is February 20-March 5th. At this time, parents may nominate their child in either Math or Reading for testing, as long as they have NOT been successful through SSA in the past. SSA is just one of the many Acceleration practices in Wake County that provide students opportunities to access alternative course work outside of their grade level. SSA is NOT just for students identified as AIG. The link to the Nomination Google Form is live now: SSA Nomination Form

    • If you have any questions please contact our AIG teacher, Mr. Lesher at


  • Student Council’s Spirit Week

February 26 - March 1st

  • Monday: Movie Day

    • Dress up as a movie character!

  • Tuesday: Twin Day

    • Dress up the same as a friend or teacher!

  • Wednesday: Wacky Day

    • Dress up Wacky!

      • Wacky Hair

      • Wacky Clothes

      • Wacky Socks

  • Thursday: Anything but a Backpack Day

    • Bring anything but a backpack to carry your stuff!

  • Friday: Pajama Day

    • Wear pajamas!


  • Summer Camp for Rising 6th-8th grade students at North Carolina State University. SECURE IT is a one-week-long, non-residential Cybersecurity summer academy. Students will learn the strategies and techniques to defeat cyber attacks, secure networks, and protect sensitive data. Delve into ethical hacking, encryption, and cybersecurity careers. The cost to attend is $400. We do offer need-based scholarships. Apply here:



  • DC Chaperone Meeting- If you are attending the 8th Grade Field trip as a chaperone, join us for an in-person meeting Tuesday 2/27 at 4:30-5:30. If you are unable to join us in person, please use this link to attend virtually.



  • 8th Grade Families:

There are a few high school registration events coming up this week…

  • Thank you to those who were able to attend the registration info sessions. I apologize for any inconvenience for those who were not able to get in. I have a link to the recorded session and to the presentation

  • Open Houses/Curriculum Nights coming up next week:

    • February 26th–Holly Springs, Wake STEM

    • February 27th–Broughton

    • February 28th–Athens Dr, Green Level

    • February 29th–Enloe, NWCCA, WECHS, WECIB

If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Estes at 919-664-5737 ext 26648 or email 


  • Upcoming School Events:

    • Week of February 26 - Spirit Week

    • Monday, 2/26:

    • Tuesday, 2/27: NC Check-In Testing

    • Wednesday, 2/28: NC Check-In Testing 

    • Thursday, 2/29:

    • Friday, 3/1: