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8-6-23 Message from Principal Thomas

Good evening WFHS Students and Families,


My first week as principal of WFHS has been busy and exciting. I am so happy to be a part of the WFHS community and I look forward to serving our students this year. Below you will find information that will be helpful to you as you prepare for the 2023-2024 school year.


Please consider joining me tomorrow between 5:00 and 6:00 pm in the Media Center for a meet and greet prior to the PTSA meeting which will begin at 6:00. You are invited to stay for the meeting to learn more about PTSA.


Fall Sports Parent Meeting – The Fall Sports Meeting is Monday, August 7th at 6:00 p.m. in the Larry Lindsey Gymnasium.


Cougar Camp for rising 9th graders – Cougar Camp is this Thursday, August 10th. If you have not registered, please see registration information on our website under School News.


Student Services Information - Student's 23-24 schedules will be official on the PowerSchool website as of 8/18. There will be a course correction form available online as of 8/21. Please do not email regarding student schedules.


12th grade students may still be able to receive early release. Please turn in the early release form asap. If a student has enrolled in the CCP dual enrollment program; an early release form, dual enrollment form and a screen shot of their portal listing the classes they are enrolled in are required to be submitted. All forms can be found on our website and should be emailed to


Students that are NEW to WFHS are welcome to attend our New Student Walk Through on 8/18 at 10am. Come to the building to receive your schedule, walk the building and receive PowerSchool access.


Parking Passes and Off Campus Lunch Passes – If you have paid for a 2023-2024 parking pass or an off campus lunch pass please refer to our website for more information on what you will need bring with you in order to pick up your pass along with the dates you may pick up your pass.


First Day of School – The first day of school is Monday, August 28th . Carpool can be congested the first few days so please plan to arrive early so that your student(s) do not miss important information and instruction. Open House – Please plan to meet your student’s teachers on Wednesday, September 13th from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


Kind regards,

Melissa Thomas

WFHS Principal