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

PBIS Rocks at Memorial Drive Elementary

PBIS Rocks

NFL Football Star Adrian Peterson Visits Ware County Students

Peterson and Student

Additional Safety Warning for August 21st's Solar Eclipse

Safety

 

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.

Safety Information About the Upcoming Solar Eclipse Event

safety tips

 

 

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!

We are Team Ware! Are you?

Ware County Schools is unveiling a new slogan this school year: We are Team Ware!

 

We believe our children succeed when we work together as a team - staff, parents, and the community. We're all in the game to win, and the reward is our children's success. We need YOU on the team! The big game kicks off Tuesday, August 1st at Open House. Come meet your child's teachers and get to know the other players on the team.

 

Team Ware starts with Team meetings! Meeting and communicating with teachers and administrators can have an enormous impact on your child's attitude toward school, learning, and success in the classroom. Check out these 5 tips to get in the game!

 

 

August 2017

School Bells Will Soon Be Ringing!

Wacona Elementary

 

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.

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!

Ware County School System Announces Young Georgia Author System Winners

YGA Winners

Ware County Schools Earn State Awards of Distinction

State Awards of Distinction

Seven Ware County Students Place at Georgia Educational Technology Fair

Tech Winners

 

Tech Winners

 

Tech Winners

 

Tech Winner

Ware County School District Honors Fair Bear Writing Contest Winners

Fair Bear Winners

Special Week Honors Georgia's School Board Members

School Board Members

Memorial Drive Elementary Partners with Mayo to Promote Healthy Living

Mayo Program

Molly S. Named 4th Grade District Fair Bear Winner

Fair Bear Winner

Ware County School System Holds Teacher Recruitment Fair

Job Fair

Family Night with Adrian Peterson Hailed a Success

Adrian Peterson

Memorial Drive Celebrates Success at Regional Science and Engineering Fair

MD Science Fair

Memorial Drive Holds House of Hope Drive

House of Hope

Five Ware County Schools Earn 5-Star Climate Rating

5-Star

Ware School District Achieves 2016 GSBA Distinguished School Board Status

Distinguished BoardWare School District Achieves 2016 GSBA Distinguished School Board Status

Ware County School District Holds 2nd Annual Student Technology Fair

WARE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT HOSTS 2ND ANNUAL STUDENT TECHNOLOGY FAIR

Memorial Drive Elementary Supports Shoes That Fit Program

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

Ware BOE Board Members Sworn In

Ware County Schools Educators Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

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