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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Wacona Hornets Win Sumdog Math Competition

Wacona Elementary School took top honors in the recent Sumdog Okefenokee Math Competition. Out of the 75 classes that competed from the surrounding areas, Wacona Team 1 came in first place and Wacona Team 2 came in 2nd. Each student who participates in the contest is given one thousand math questions to answer; an overall class score is computed from the students’ average number of correct answers. Out of the 926 students who played from the Okefenokee area, Connor C. came in first place and Maddox G. came in third place. Wacona’s Math Club is coached by Jennifer Cone and Heather Tyre. Mr. John Chancey is the principal of Wacona Elementary.
 

Wacona 1 Math Team students pictured L-R front to back: Trent T., Jackson R., Ryan P., Jase M., Grant G., Waylon S., Mason T., Jaxton H., Noah B., Dallas B., Sophie C., Evan P., Maddox G., Connor C., Luke H.





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