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WES' Weekly Principal's Message 3-12-24

Good Afternoon Wonderful Wakefield Eagle Families!  This is Principal Keech with this week's announcements.  A copy of this transcript will be shared with our PTA and archived on our website under the Principal's Messages tab.


Rising 6th Grade Families:

Wakefield Middle School will be conducting the following today and this evening (Tuesday, March 12th):

School student visits: 11:15-1

Parent Night: 5:30-8

Elective Fair:  5:30-6

6th Grade Orientation: 6:00-8


SSA Single Subject Acceleration

What is Single Subject Acceleration or SSA? Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) is the practice of placing a student in a higher-grade level in one subject area. This type of acceleration is for the purpose of providing access to appropriately challenging learning opportunities in either Math or English Language Arts. Students will test for SSA placement for the 2024-25 school year during the testing window indicated below. Requests for testing outside of this window will not be accepted. Please reach out to with any questions. 


WCPSS SSA website-Link

SSA Parent Presentation-Link

April 1st-12th:  SSA (Single Subject Acceleration) Parent Test Request Window for the 2024-25 School Year. Please complete the parent request google form during the test request window: APRIL 1st (8am)-April 12th ( 5pm). 


SSA Parent Request Google Form-Link


April 22nd-May 6th:  SSA (Single Subject Acceleration) Testing Window



Community News and Events:


Looking for something to do this weekend?  See below:


Wakefield High School Theatre Presents:

March 14-16     7PM                            March 16     2PM

General Admission $5.00


KERR YMCA Eggstravaganza:

(Eggstravaganza) on Saturday, March 16th here at Kerr. Please let us know if you have questions.
That's all for now!!! Goooooo Eagles!!!!