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10-25-21 Message from Principal Hamler

WFHS Principal Message


Hello, this is Patti Hamler, Principal of Wake Forest High School.

Lifetouch will return to campus on October 28 for makeup picture day. This is for students in grades 9-11 and staff who need a re-take or who missed the first picture day.  This will take place in the Media Center.


The application package for Governor's School is now available. Here's the link to access the information you need to apply: Governor's School Info. The deadline to submit the information is Thursday, November 4, 2021.


Governor’s School is a 4-week summer residential program for high achieving students. It will take place from June 19, 2022, to July 17, 2022. Students must have a 3.75 unweighted or weighted GPA for academic nominations and a 3.5 unweighted GPA for arts nominations. Contact Ms. Garcia with questions -


ACT is offering a FREE "My Journey: High School to College and Career" virtual event.

Students and parents can choose their own sessions to learn how to prepare for college and career—from finding scholarships to transitioning to life on campus and everything in between.   

Date: Saturday, October 30, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., CT
Deadline to Register: October 29 at 9:00 a.m., CT

Register here


A reminder, parents if your student is out sick, they must have a negative PCR test result prior to returning to school.  A copy of the negative result must be provided to the main office the morning of their return.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021, is a Teacher Workday.  There is no school for students. 

That’s all for today! Go COUGARS!