Alert: All Ware County Schools will dismiss early on August 21, 2017 due to the solar eclipse. Students will be served breakfast and a brown bag lunch prior to early dismissal. DAFFODIL Pre-K will release at 10:30am, followed by Center Elementary at 10:40am. All other elementary schools and the Ware County Learning Center will dismiss at 11:00am. Both middle schools will dismiss at 11:45am, and the high school will release at 12:15pm. Staff Members will be released once all students have vacated the building. We anticipate that students, drivers, and staff members will be home no later than 2:00pm. The peak of the eclipse is anticipated to occur at 2:44 PM. Afternoon practices such as band, volleyball, softball, football, etc. at all schools will meet inside until 3:20 PM, after which practice may be moved outside. If you have any questions, please call your child's principal.
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School News & Announcements

Ware School District Launches STEM Initiative To Prepare Students For A Global Economy

GaDOE STEM Visit

NFL Football Star Adrian Peterson Visits Ware County Students

Peterson and Student

Additional Safety Warning for August 21st's Solar Eclipse

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Dr. Michael Schecter, an optometrist in the Columbus, OH area, urges all spectators to enjoy the coming eclipse from the safety of the television rather than viewing it live. Click "Read More" to hear what he has to say.

Role Model "The Science Machine" Michael Green brings science alive at Williams Heights!
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Safety Information About the Upcoming Solar Eclipse Event

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Our friends at Prevent Blindness have created a helpful fact sheet about the upcoming total solar eclipse event. Click on the link to check it out!

 

http://www.ware.k12.ga.us/docs/district/News%20Files/FS110_SolarEclipse.pdf

Ware County Schools to Dismiss Early Aug. 21

Early Dismissal

August 21st Schedule for Dismissal:

 

Daffodil Pre-K: 10:30 AM
Elementary/WCLC: 11:00 AM
Middle Schools: 11:45 AM
High School: 12:15 PM

 

Read more at the link!

Gearing Up for an Awesome School Year!
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Great things are happening in Ware County at Williams Heights, and we can't wait to open our doors on August 3rd for the 2017-2018 school year! Our teachers are gearing up for a fantastic year, and we are so looking forward to seeing you and your family on Tuesday, August 1st, from 4:00-6:00 pm for Open House. Go Hawks!! 

School Bells Will Soon Be Ringing!

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Ware County teachers are "gearing" up for a great school year! See you on August 3rd!

2017-2018 School Year Quickly Approaching

Back to School

 

Summer is quickly coming to an end, and school bells will be ringing across the district in a few short weeks. Click through to find out what you need to know to be prepared.

School Supply List 2017

Click the picture below for the 2017-2018 Williams Heights School Supply List. We are looking forward to seeing you in August!

 

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Kindergarten End of Year Slideshow

 

                       What an awesome group of students! 

1st Grade End of Year Slideshow

 

                                We'll see you at Open House!

2nd Grade End of Year Slideshow

 

                                    What a fantastic year! 

Third Grade End of Year Slideshow

 

                                   We'll see you in August! 

4th Grade End of Year Slideshow

                                       See you next year!! 

5th Grade End of Year Slideshow

 

                                   We'll miss you next year!!

Williams Heights Elementary Named 2017 Highest Performing Reward School
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The Georgia Department of Education released its 2016-2017 list of Title I Reward Schools. We are so pleased to announce that Williams Heights was named a 2017 Highest Performing Reward School (based on 2013-2015 data). A Highest-Performing School is among the five percent of the state’s Title I schools with the absolute highest performance, over three years, for the “all students” group on the statewide assessments.

FREE Summer Reading Program

It's time to get your summer reading on. See the info in the graphic to learn how to access thousands of books - Summer Readingfor FREE!

Williams Heights Student Wins Local Area Writing Competition

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Williams Heights Wins 1st at Science Olympiad Competition!

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Six Williams Heights' Students Win Georgia Cities Week Art Contest

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Upcoming Title 1 Parent Engagement Events

                            Upcoming Events

Williams Heights Elementary School would like to invite all parents, guardians, and stakeholders of Williams Heights’ students to participate in a variety of activities and events during the month of May. We look forward to holding conversations with you about important student learning goals and define a plan of action that will help teachers and families form a partnership to improve student achievement. We value your input and feedback!

Stella K. Wins Okefenokee RESA YGA Competition

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Kami W. and Stella K. Win District Young Georgia Author's Competition!

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Ware County School System Announces Young Georgia Author System Winners

YGA Winners

Ware County Schools Earn State Awards of Distinction

State Awards of Distinction

Accelerated Reader Program Getting Results at Williams Heights Elementary School

AR Readers

NEHS Students Volunteer at Happy Camper Race

Happy Camper

Special Week Honors Georgia's School Board Members

School Board Members

Ware County School System Holds Teacher Recruitment Fair

Job Fair

Williams Heights Students Honor Black History Month

Black History Month

Williams Heights holds Kindness Adventure Assembly for PBIS

Kindness Adventure Assembly

Williams Heights Students Headed to State Technology Fair

State Tech Fair Reps

Williams Heights Students Raise Money for St. Jude

St. Jude Math-A-Thon

Family Night with Adrian Peterson Hailed a Success

Adrian Peterson

Ware BOE Recognizes Mrs. Lydia Brown as Golden Achievement Award Recipient for December

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Williams Heights Elementary Students Hold Mock Election

 

 

Williams Heights Elementary Students Hold Mock Election

Williams Heights Elementary Students Compete in Local Tech Fair

Williams Heights Elementary Students Compete in Local Tech Fair

Ware School District Achieves 2016 GSBA Distinguished School Board Status

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Ware County School District Holds 2nd Annual Student Technology Fair

WARE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL STUDENT TECHNOLOGY FAIR

Williams Heights Hosts Luncheon to Honor Veterans

Williams Heights Hosts Luncheon to Honor Veterans

Ware County Schools Receives Golden Radish Award for Farm to School Accomplishments

Ware BOE Board Members Sworn In

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