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3-11-24 Message from Principal Thomas

WFHS Principal Update - Week of March 11th

Good evening WFHS Students and Families,

Just a reminder that tomorrow, Monday, March 11th is a teacher workday and students will not be in school.

From Business Alliance

Is your student interested in a Law career?  Your student is invited to register to attend The National Bar Association Minorities in Pre-Law Conference on Saturday, March 16, 2024.  (ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME!) The conference is a FREE and is a non-sponsored WCPSS event.) 

Click  HERE for details   (Breakfast and lunch are provided.)  Students MUST REGISTER no later than March 13th. (Please sign up only if 100% sure of attending.) You must register by MARCH 13, 2024.  (ALL students are welcome to participate!) Here is the registration link

If you own a business and would like to hire current and/or graduating WFHS students for part-time or full-time positions, register to participate for free in our upcoming Employment Fair at WFHS on April 18, 2024.  Time Commitment: 7:40 AM - 10:15 AM (Arrival and Registration: 7:00 - 7:20 AM)  Register

Will you volunteer at NCSU McKimmon Center on April 25, 2024, to help WCPSS high school students practice their interviewing skills?  9:00 AM- 12:00 PM (Registration: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM) Register to volunteer

Recruitment Letter

Student Services News

Students were given their grade level course selection sheet, a copy of their credit detail sheet, and a copy of their teacher recommendations, during 2nd period on Monday 2/26. Our registration information is all posted on our website. Please sit down with your child and talk about what they should register forWFHS Registration

Juniors - The counselors will hold Junior Conferences throughout the month of March. This is your student's opportunity to select course requests for the 2024-2025 school year, discuss their future plans and meet their counselor about other topics that are important as they are preparing for their final year at Wake Forest High School! Please have your student choose their appointment time by clicking on their counselor's name below (this was emailed to student on 2/20). Counselors will not call students out of class, so please make sure they remember their time and share it in advance with their teacher. They should come prepared to their conference with a completed course selection sheet (8 primary course requests and 3-5 alternate choices). 

Ms. Pope (Last names A-D)

Mr. Gibbons (Last names E-K)

Mrs. Peasley (Last names L-Ri)

Mrs. Stoeckel (Last names Ro-Z)

****PLEASE NOTE: Students who do not make an appointment with their counselor will have their courses chosen for them.​​​****

Freshman and Sophomores will meet in groups during their 4th period class to select their classes for 24-25 school year. The calendar for registration is on the home page WFHS Registration

If a student is signing up for an AP course they MUST turn in an AP Agreement form to student services. This must be complete by the end of April.


March 11th at 6:00 p.m. – PTSA Monthly meeting in the media center. There are committee openings for the next school year and PTSA would love for you to get involved.

March 11th at 7:00 p.m. – Senior Parent Events meeting in the Media Center. Planning has started for the Senior Picnic and Help is needed.

​​​​​​​March 12th – Culver’s Spirit Night from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. 10% of all sales will be donated to PTSA


Melissa Thomas, Principal



March 11th – Teacher WorkdayMarch 19thth – first delivery date for Graduation Regalia​​​​​​​March 25th-29th – Spring Break

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