WCS would like to highlight the WCHS boys' golf team for their conduct at the April 22 Lake Central Invite. The IHSAA exemplary behavior was recognized by Andy Simpson, golf director at Sandy Pines. Way to go boys and Coach Carpenter! #WCSmission If you see exemplary behavior by Tiger student-athletes or competitive schools, a positive report can be filed through the IHSAA at www.myihsaa.net/sportsmanship/exemplary-behavior.
10 months ago, Krista Polston
Boys Golf Team
SAVE THE DATE: We're excited to share that WCS has partnered with Lutheran Kosciusko Hospital for the annual Physical Night on April 27th in the TRAC. Physicals are only $25 and EKG’s will only be $9. We hope to see all of our athletes there!
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Physical Night
Super Shot registration is now open! This is a convenient way to get required shots for ALL upcoming 6th and 12th grade students on May 12. Sign up here or scan the QR code: tinyurl.com/387zkvcs
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Super Shot Registration
Super Shot Registration
The WCHS Band and Orchestra Programs invite you to the FREE ISSMA Preview Concert on Tuesday, April 18 @ 7:00pm in the Warsaw Performing Arts Center. The groups will showcase the music they have prepared for the ISSMA Contest on April 21. #wcsmission #togetherwearewarsaw
11 months ago, Krista Polston
ISSMA Preview Concert
Welcome back from spring break! We hope that you're well rested and ready to finish strong! Hard to believe there are just seven weeks left in the 22-23 school year. Did you know that registration(new and returning students) is open for next year? Here is the link: www.warsawschools.org/o/warsaw/page/registration1 #wcsmission
11 months ago, Krista Polston
welcome back
Lakeview celebrated student achievement with a week-long spirit week. On Friday, the theme was "80 years from now" ...so students and staff got creative! #wcsmission #lakeviewrocks #lakeviewfamily
11 months ago, Amanda Scroggs
80 years
80 years
80 years
80 years
Thank you for all of the community support with our Community-Led interview event! WCHS had 30 interviewers from all over the community. Participants included Male Fashions, Kos. County Sheriff's Office, BYC, Lake City Bank, the Beaman Home, Zimmer Biomet, State Farm, Old National Bank, Work One and MANY more! Students the Adult Roles and Responsibilities class as well the JAG class spent weeks preparing for this important day! The event provided the students opportunity to gain interviewing skills and allowed students to network with community members. We are so proud of the hard work our students put in to make the event so successful and for the community partners that rallied to support our students. #WCSmission
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Community Interview #6
Community Interview #2
Community Interview #4
Community Interview #5
Community Interview #3
Community Interview #1
WCS is looking for substitute teachers! Apply today at: https://www.edustaff.org/ #WCSmission
11 months ago, Krista Polston
EduStaff- Hiring
SAVE THE DATE: Warsaw Community Schools will host the commencement ceremony for the Class of 2023 on Friday, June 2 at 7:00 pm on Fisher Field at the WCHS Tiger Athletic Complex and is expected to be approximately one and a half hours. Please note, since this is an outdoor event, the first rain date would be Saturday, June 3 at 10:00 a.m. The second rain date is scheduled for June 4 at 2:00pm. Further details regarding graduation for WCHS seniors will be published in the coming weeks.
11 months ago, Krista Polston
2022 Graduation
2022 Graduation
WCHS Seniors, listen up! Ivy Tech Warsaw is hosting a "Learn While You Earn Hiring Event" where attendees will be able to apply, interview, and possibly leave the event with a job. 18 local employers will be there, and they all offer tuition assistance at Ivy Tech, BUT you do not have to attend (or plan to attend) Ivy Tech to take advantage of this opportunity!
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Learn While You Earn
Participating Employers
We need your help! 75 students have been preparing a resume and preparing for job interviews and we are still in need of volunteers to help with mock interviews on March 29th. Interviews will take place from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m in the WCHS Career Center gym with lunch at 12:30pm. Contact dlancaster@warsawschools.org if you're interested!
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Community led interviews
Spread the Word... WCS is looking for drivers! No Experience Necessary ~ WCS Provides CDL Training Opportunity for engaging work in YOUR community Current employees are eligible to drive (before or after work)! Flexible Schedule - Work/Life Balance (Nights, weekends, holidays, summers off) Could be as little 3-6 hours a day Opportunity for extra-curricular and charter trips (Optional) Health/Dental Insurance Offered (Employees over 30 hrs) Competitive Wages (starts at $18.50/hour) $2,000 SIGN ON BONUS (upon meeting milestones) Ability to make a positive difference each and every day! Link to Apply: https://warsawcom.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=2690
11 months ago, Krista Polston
bus ad
This morning, Jefferson Elementary held is 1st annual Cereal Run in partnership with Winona Lake Limitless Park, Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church, and Combined Community Services. Students lined the hallway and cheered as the domino run of cereal boxes collapsed through the hall. Over the past few weeks, the community donated 752 cereal boxes (611 lbs) to Combined Community Services and filled their van! Tim Frame, Director of Client Assistance at CCS, shared that cereal is one of their top needs. Way to go Jefferson Spartans! #KindnessWCS #WCSmission #TogetherWeAreWARSAW
11 months ago, Krista Polston
Jefferson students watching in awe.
Josh Wall with Jefferson partners
Students cheering at the finish line
CCS van loaded with cereal
Principal Josh Wall
Jefferson K-6 Students
Students waiting for the cereal run
All of our elementary schools sent groups of students to the NCCAA tournament at Grace College this week following Tuesday's service day. The teams did a great job of making our students feel special and our students had a blast cheering them on! #WCSmission #TogetherWeAreWarsaw
12 months ago, Krista Polston
Leesburg watches the tournament
College students greet WCS students
Watching the NCCAA game
The NCCAA girls' teams
Jefferson at the NCCAA tournament
Watching from afar
Jefferson's functional skills students behind the bench
The Leesburg signs
Claypool's NCCAA visit- dribbling balls
STAFF SPOTLIGHT: Roger Grossman was recently honored with a 2023 'Virgil Sweet Award' from IBCA. Virgil Sweet Awards are presented to those who have provided meritorious service in the promotion of basketball across Indiana. The award is named in honor of Sweet, a former Valparaiso High School basketball coach and executive director of the IBCA from 1974 through 1984. Roger has broadcast high school basketball and other sports in Warsaw and northern Indiana for more than 30 years. He has broadcast nearly 2,800 contests in boys' & girls' basketball, football, baseball, softball and soccer. He also hosts the “Tiger Talk” program on 35 Saturdays each school year. He has been named the state Broadcaster of the Year three times by the Indiana High School Baseball Coaches Association. He also was recognized as the IHSBCA district Broadcaster of the Year four other times. Grossman was honored in 2010 as a recipient of the IHSAA Distinguished Media Service Award, and his broadcast location in the southwest corner of the Tiger Den in Warsaw has been named “Roger’s Roost” in his honor. He also has been a licensed basketball official since 1986. Congratulations Roger! #WCSmission
12 months ago, Krista Polston
Grossman Spotlight
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: 21st Century Scholars is an incredible program that pays up to 100% of tuition at public colleges in Indiana (and part of the tuition at private or independent colleges). Ivy Tech is hosting an enrollment blitz for current 7th and 8th-grade students, scholar track and important program updates for 9th-grade and 12th-grade scholars, and assistance with FAFSA for 12th-grade scholars. To find out if your child may be eligible, please contact Mrs. Hollar (Edgewood) or Mrs. Day (Lakeview). Students who register by Wednesday, March 22nd will receive a gift. https://ivytech.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_br81jyc7vb7SVfg?Q_CHL=qr Ivy Tech Fort Wayne Coliseum Campus 3800 North Anthony Blvd Fort Wayne, IN 46805 Saturday, March 25, 2023 9:00 am - 10:30 am: 7th and 8th grades 11:00 am – Noon: 9th grade 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm: 12th grade
12 months ago, Krista Polston
21st Century Scholars
STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: WCS is excited to share that WCHS Junior, Cayman Blake, was recently invited to speak at the Indiana Statehouse on the impact of tobacco and nicotine. Blake shared that his commitment for a tobacco-free future was fueled by the loss of his grandfather to tobacco use when he was only 59 years old. Ever since, he has tried safeguard others from this kind of loss through joining Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids to create an impact in our community and beyond. Cayman spoke alongside the Hancock Regional Health CEO Steve Long and Dr. Vijay Rao, the President of the Indiana Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and a practicing Cardiologist. Cayman, thanks for positively representing WCS! #WCSmission
12 months ago, Krista Polston
Cayman Blake and Tobacco Free Indiana
Did you know that there are 16 college teams in town for the NCCAA championships? Grace College arranged service projects for all of our elementary schools and groups will be going to the games later this week. To say that students had a blast is an UNDERSTATEMENT! #WCSmission
12 months ago, Krista Polston
NCCAA Eisenhower
NCCAA Harrison
NCCAA Leesburg
NCCAA Eisenhower
NCCAA Lincoln
NCCAA
NCCAA Madison
NCCAA Leesburg
NCCAA Harrison
WCS had a lot to celebrate this past week/weekend. Here are a few of the highlights... Warsaw Winter Percussion performed at Center Grove and placed 1st! Warsaw Winter Guard finished with a Gold rating in the IHSCGA Finals! The Warsaw Speech Team traveled to state and placed 3rd overall with several other top finishes! FFA excelled in the District 2 Leadership Contests with several top finishes including District Star in Agricultural Placement winner and 1st place District FFA Chapter Meeting contest team! The WCHS Theatre Department had a great turnout for The SpongeBob Musical performances. Way to go Tigers! #WCSmission #TogetherWeAreWARSAW
12 months ago, Krista Polston
1st place
Speech Team
FFA
Spongebob
WCHS Percussion
PARTNERSHIP SPOTLIGHT: WCS is grateful for the many community partners that pour into our staff and students. One of these partners is Lost Sparrows. Darren and Stacey Gagnon provide valuable training and professional development for educators, foster parents, community organizations, etc. throughout the state. Lost Sparrows also hosts an annual conference (SAVE THE DATE for September 8 and 9). Today, they spending the afternoon with our Behavior Support Liaisons. Thank you Darren and Stacey! #TogetherWeAreWARSAW #WCSmission
12 months ago, Krista Polston
Lost Sparrows Spotlight
Lost Sparrows and BSLs
Darren Gagnon