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Alumni Basketball Tournament

The 2015 Bobcat Alumni Basketball Tournament will be held Friday-Sunday, April 24-26, 2015 (times TBA). Click HERE for registration form and tournament rules.

Kroger Community Rewards Program Renewal Time

REMINDER:  April is the renewal month for the Kroger Community Rewards Program.

Kroger is committed to helping our communities grow and prosper. Year after year, local schools, churches and other nonprofit organizations will earn millions of dollars through Kroger Community Rewards®.  Kroger Community Rewards® makes fund-raising easy...all you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card!

Parents and community members can support the Whiteford Athletic Boosters by clicking on https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards#/! and designating the appropriate organization name/number (94596)  as their beneficiary.

Thanks for your support!!

Scrap Drive

The football program is hosting its 3rd Annual Scrap Drive from April 29 - May 21, 2015.  This is a great opportunity to rid your basement, garage or barn of old junk and help the football program at the same time - and it doesn't cost you anything!  Proceeds will be used to purchase necessary equipment and other football needs. The dumpster will be positioned between the schools (by the woods).   [Please make sure that you dump gasoline out of any engines and take the doors off any refrigerators.]

Your support is greatly appreciated.

Academic Letter Winners

Seventy-three (73) Whiteford High School students received academic letters at an assembly held on Thursday, April 2, 2015.  Click HERE for a complete listing.

M-STEP Testing Information

The Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress (M-STEP) testing window runs from April 13 through April 24 for students in grades 3-8 and 11.  Specific test windows are as follows ...

  • 5th, 8th and 11th grade students:  April 13 - April 24
  • 4th and 7th grade students:  April 27 - May 8
  • 3rd and 6th grade students:  May 18 - May 29
  • Make-up sessions will continue for one week following each grade level testing session

Please see parent letter for additional information.

Next Month Last Month April 2015
S M T W T F S
      1
Apr 1
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Segment 1 Driver's Ed
District Calendar
Mar 30 - Apr 2
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MS/HS Room 36
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 1
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(at Morenci - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 1
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(at Morenci - DH)
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Girl Scouts Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 1
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Board of Education Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 1
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
MS Board/Community Room
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Athletic Boosters Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 1
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
HS Library
2
Apr 2
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Segment 1 Driver's Ed
District Calendar
Mar 30 - Apr 2
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
MS/HS Room 36
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 2
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Dundee)
3
Apr 3
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
4
Apr 4
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
5
Apr 5
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
6
Apr 6
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
7
Apr 7
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
8
Apr 8
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
9
Apr 9
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
10
Apr 10
NO SCHOOL: Easter Break
District Calendar
Apr 3 - Apr 10
11
12 13
Apr 13
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
MS Track & Field (away)
District Calendar
Apr 13
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Lenawee Christian)
6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
4-H Club Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 13
6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Elem Cafeteria
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 13
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
MS Board/Community Room
14
Apr 14
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Kids Club
District Calendar
Apr 14
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 14
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(vs. Madison)
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 14
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Morenci)
15
Apr 15
8:15 AM to 10:00 AM
WPA Meeting
District Calendar
Apr 15
8:15 AM to 10:00 AM
Elem Art Room
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Kindergarten Round-Up (last names A-M)
District Calendar
Apr 15
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Elementary Cafeteria
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 15
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(at Madison - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 15
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(at Madison - DH)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 15
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(vs. Whitmore Lake)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
MS Track & Field (away)
District Calendar
Apr 15
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Clinton)
16
Apr 16
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Kindergarten Round-up (last names N-Z)
District Calendar
Apr 16
8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Elementary Cafeteria
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HS Golf (away)
District Calendar
Apr 16
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(vs. Whitmore Lake; The Links)
17
Apr 17
3:10 PM to 5:00 PM
Elementary Movie Night
District Calendar
Apr 17
3:10 PM to 5:00 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
$5.00 per person
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 17
3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Clinton Invitational)
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 17
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(vs. Hudson - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 17
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(vs. Hudson - DH)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 17
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Britton; vs. Britton-Deerfield)
18
Apr 18
Varsity Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 18
(at Carlson Invitational)
11:00 PM to 5:00 AM
After Prom
District Calendar
Apr 18 - Apr 19
11:00 PM to 5:00 AM
HS Gym/Hallways
19 20
Apr 20
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HS Golf (home)
District Calendar
Apr 20
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Highland Meadows)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 20
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(vs. Clinton)
21
Apr 21
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Kids Club
District Calendar
Apr 21
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 21
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(vs. Evergreen)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Varsity Softball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 21
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Evergreen)
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 21
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Evergreen)
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 21
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Whitmore Lake; w/ Britton-Deerfield)
22
Apr 22
2:00 PM to 2:40 PM
Elementary Wax Museum
District Calendar
Apr 22 - Apr 23
2:00 PM to 2:40 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 22
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(vs. Britton-Deerfield - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 22
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(vs. Britton-Deerfield - DH)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
MS Track & Field (away)
District Calendar
Apr 22
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Britton; vs. Britton-Deerfield)
23
Apr 23
2:00 PM to 2:40 PM
Elementary Wax Museum
District Calendar
Apr 22 - Apr 23
2:00 PM to 2:40 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
Elementary Talent Show
District Calendar
Apr 23
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
High School Gym
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HS Golf (away)
District Calendar
Apr 23
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(vs. Britton-Deerfield; Rasin Valley-Tecumseh)
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 23
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(vs. Addison - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 23
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(vs. Addison - DH)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 23
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Sand Creek)
6:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Elementary Talent Show
District Calendar
Apr 23
6:30 PM to 8:15 PM
High School Gym
24
Apr 24
HS Golf (away)
District Calendar
Apr 24
(at Monroe Invitational)
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Honors Breakfast
District Calendar
Apr 24
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Elem Cafeteria
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 24
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Morenci)
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Alumni Basketball Tournament
District Calendar
Apr 24
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM
HS Gymnasium
25
Apr 25
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 25
(at Whitmore Lake Invitational)
Alumni Basketball Tournament
District Calendar
Apr 25 - Apr 26
HS Gymnasium
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 25
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
(vs. Waite - DH)
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 25
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
(vs. Waite - DH)
26
Apr 26
Alumni Basketball Tournament
District Calendar
Apr 25 - Apr 26
HS Gymnasium
27
Apr 27
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
HS Golf (away)
District Calendar
Apr 27
3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(vs. Summerfield; Demey Acres-Petersburg)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
JV Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 27
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Summerfield)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
MS Track & Field (away)
District Calendar
Apr 27
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Morenci)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 27
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(vs. Greenhills)
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Baseball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 27
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(vs. Greenhills)
28
Apr 28
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Kids Club
District Calendar
Apr 28
3:10 PM to 4:30 PM
Elementary Cafeteria
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Varsity Track & Field (A)
District Calendar
Apr 28
4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
(at Sand Creek; w/ Clinton)
29
Apr 29
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 29
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(at Sand Creek - DH)
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Varsity Baseball (A)
District Calendar
Apr 29
4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(at Sand Creek - DH)
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
MS Track & Field (away)
District Calendar
Apr 29
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(at Whitmore Lake)
30
Apr 30
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 30
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(vs. Jefferson - DH)
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Varsity Softball (H)
District Calendar
Apr 30
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
(vs. Jefferson - DH)
   

                                                                                     

SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

Questions and further information concerning the Superintendent Search Process is available from Dr. Rodney Green, Search Consultant, Michigan Association of School Boards via EMAIL or at 810-852-1189.

(see Search link under Board of Education tab for additional details)

                                                                                                                                                       

REQUESTS FOR PROPOSAL

Whiteford Schools is currently accepting bids for the following projects:

  • Middle/High School Carpeting - RFP

The pre-bid/walk-through is scheduled for April 21st at 3:30 PM, with the bids due April 30th at 2:00 PM (bid opening will follow at 2:15 PM).  All meetings will be held in the Middle School Board/Community Room.

                                                                                     

OK2SAY is a confidential reporting system specifically designed to help students or anyone report potential harm or criminal activity directed at school students, school employees, and schools.  Anyone that know about a student safety threat can submit a tip to OK2SAY program operators by phone, text message, email, mobile app, or via the OK2SAY website.  Click on the logo below for additional information.

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FFA Club News

On February 4th, the Whiteford FFA participated in Leadership Development Contests at Dundee High School.  Forty (40) members participated in different leadership contests such as Parliamentary Procedure, Job Interview, Demonstration, Ag Issues and Public Speaking; with 12 of the 40 participants moving on to regional competition at Saline on February 18th.  The Ag Issues group of ANTONIO DITERLIZZI, THOMAS EITNIEAR, DAWSON BLANCHARD, JORDAN BOOK AND NOLAN ADAMS took first place with a presentation on Animal Rights vs. Animal Welfare.  The Junior High Conduct of Meetings group of MADISON DURDEN, LINDSEY WALKER, CODY WESTFALL, ANTHONY AUSMUS, ERICA FOUTS, CALEB WILLIAMS AND NICK DONNELLY took second place.  Congratulations and good work to all FFA members who participated!

MS Believing and Succeeding Award

The Believing and Succeeding Award is given to a middle school student who has been recognized by the MS/HS Principal as setting a goal and believing in themselves enough that they have succeeded in accomplishing that goal. Recipients for the month of March 2015 were: Austin Porter (6th grade), Van Morgan (7th grade) and John Roscoe (8th grade). Congratulations!!

MS Students of the Month-March

Middle School students of the month are chosen by the middle school faculty for a variety of different reasons, including outstanding academic performance, improvement and growth in their school work, having a positive attitude and leadership skills. Students of the month for March 2015 are: Emma Olrich (6th grade), Emily Scott (7th grade) and Megan Bennett (8th grade).

National Honor Society Inducts New Members

Congratulations to the following students who were recently inducted into the Whiteford Chapter of the National Honor Society: Maria Aguado, Alissa Anthony, Sierra Bennett, Stephen Bieber, Janie Bunge, Kristen Donnelly, Melanie Geiger, Alan Gibson, Cody Kiefer, Courtney Kuebler, Sam Malhoit, Phoenix Mullins, Zach Ott, Alissa Rodriguez, Samantha Scott, Savannah Scott, Kelly Walker, Samantha Westfall, Emily Whittum and Laura Wright.