The graduation ceremony for the Class of 2016 is scheduled for Saturday, June 11, at 9 a.m. on the field at Woodland Community Stadium on the Woodland High campus.
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Important Dates to Remember
May 24 Open House/Science Fair
May 25 Spring Sports Banquet, Festival of Music @ PHS
May 26 Senior Concert
May 27,31 Recess Days
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
Woodland High School
21 N. West St.
Woodland, CA 95695
Main Phone: 530-662-4678
Main Fax: 530-662-7464
Student Store: 530-661-5409
V.P.'s Office: 530-661-5404
Principal's Office: 530-661-5402 or 5403
COMMON CORE INFORMATION
Science Instructor Erika Moreno received the WJUSD Masonic Lodge Educator of the Year Award at a recent school board meeting. Moreno currently teaches forensic science, biology, and AVID. She is the adviser to both the Criminology Club and Nail Club at Woodland High.
WJUSD Superintendent, Dr. Maria Armstrong, described Moreno as a "model educator whose professionalism, positivity and dedication to student success exemplifies excellence in the teaching profession."
Moreno also received a Yolo County School Boards' Association Salute to Educator Award and a Unavision Maestro de Impacto Award this spring.
“Attention Class of 2019! It’s not too late. You can still get your class t-shirt. Roll the dice and take 15%, 10% or 5% off on 5/23-5/26 during lunch and 5/24 at the Science Fair.”
Teacher/Staff Intramural Champions
Teachers and Staff won the Championship Soccer Game with a score of 1 - 0 against the Intramural Team Friday. Teacher Andres Olmedo scored the games only goal. Way to go, Wolves!!!
Egg Drop 2016
Lessons in Physics
Shalini Mishra's physics classes created devices to shield eggs from breaking when she dropped them off the roof of the gym. Mrs. Mishra reported that approximately 67% of the student's efforts were successful.
Students who have been reclassified from English Learners to Fluent English Proficient status were honored recently at a ceremony at the Woodland High School Library. Students posed with family members following a brief ceremony and refreshments. Thirty six students were reclassified this school year. Donna Rico is Woodland High's English Learner Specialist.
Wolves Win First Round in Playoffs
The 11th seeded Wolves varsity baseball team won its first round of the playoffs 3-2 over 6th seed Central Catholic of Modesto. They will next play #3 seed Christian Brothers this Thursday 4 pm at McAuliffe fields in Sacramento. Go Wolves!!!
Woodland High FFA State Champions
The Woodland High School FFA Agronomy Team won the California State Championship Saturday in San Luis Obispo. Competing were, pictured above l. to r., Freshman Lyndi Wax, Sophomore Gloria Perez, Senior Kelsey McLagan and Junior Kevin Keenan.Also pictured is Jerry Delsol, FFA Advisor. McLagan garnered 3rd High Individual in the State also. This team will represent and compete in the National FFA Convention and Finals in October. Congratulations!
Girl's, Boy's Swim Teams Take Second in League
Both the girl's and the boy's swim teams took 2nd place in this year's TCC Championships. The boys team scored an additional 187.5 points over last year. The girls improved by 88 points. Kassidee Pascoe was awarded the League MVP.
Relay Team League Champions (l. to r.) Hannah Boatman, Kasidee Pascoe, Natalie Butterfield and Killion Newsom now hold the fastest time ever in league history for the 200 medley relay and the 200 free relay. Hannah, Kassidee (League Record) and Killion also took League Championships in their individual events.
WHS Teachers, Counselor Honored
Shalini Mishra, WHS Physics and Principles of Engineering teacher, was recently awarded the Yolo County School Board Association Teacher of the Year Award. Receiving Salute to Educator Awards were Damian Martin, counselor, and Erica Moreno, Forensic Science, Biology, and AVID teacher. Congratulations to all!
Selena Morquecho Takes Top Honors
Congratulations to Selena Morquecho for winning First Place in Extemporaneous Speech and Second Place in Prepared Speech at the Annual Regional Migrant Education Speech and Debate Competition April 2. Mariana Vizcaino also represented Woodland High School at the event.Over 300 students from Yolo, Yuba, Sacramento, Reno, and Solano counties demonstrated their public speaking skills at Woodland Community College.
Mock Trial 2016
Javier Marin's AP Government classes participated in Mock Trial proceedings recently.
Country 4 Coaches Tickets
Tickets are now on sale in the WHS Student Store for this year's Country 4 Coaches Concert on June 4 at the Yolo County Fairgrounds.
Headlining will be Granger Smith, featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. Also appearing will be Brody Steward, David Ray, and Mark Mackey.
Tickets are $20. Checks should be payable to Woodland Schools Foundation.
The Foundation uses the money raised to support the sports programs in the Woodland Joint Unified School District. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you at Country 4 Coaches!
Olympic Competitor Visits WHS
Olympic competitor and WHS alumnus Jillian Camarena Williams, visited the WHS Track and Field Team Monday. She conducted some "old school" training at her first WHS shot put ring.
Jill has competed at the London Olympics and the recent World Indoor championships in Portland, Oregon. She is a Stanford All-American, many times national champion, Olympic Trials Champ in 2012, and a World Outdoor Championship Bronze Medalist in 2011.
Jill is in training for this summer's Olympic Trials in Eugene Oregon. She hopes to qualify to compete on her 3rd Olympic Team in Rio de Janiero this summer.
According to Cross-Country Coach Chuck Bruns, Jill was Homecoming Queen, a three sport athlete and a positive, productive and very professional member of this community while at WHS. Both parents were long time employees at WHS. Go Jill, Go Wolves, Go USA!!!
Woodland High Through the Year
Students from Junior Literature and Composition classes and US History classes interviewed military veterans this morning over breakfast as part of a cross-curricular learning experience. Veterans from World War II through current conflicts were represented. Many brought photographs and memorabilia to share. The annual event proved to be meaningful for students and veterans alike. Students will produce a research paper and slide show presentation to share with their classmates as a result of the interviews.
WHS staff and guests enjoy their lunch at Mid-Day Café. Students in the Culinary Arts 2 and ROP classes plan the menus and prepare meals from scratch several times a semester under the supervision of instructor Nancie Wilson.
Woodland High Roots in Super Bowl 50
For more information about the Super Bowl High School Honor Roll please go to http://www.nfl.com/sbhonorroll.
Many thanks to Woodland Schools Foundation for their donation of a sound system to both WHS and PHS
Thank You Class of 2015!!!
ASB students relax in the new lounge chairs donated to the library by the Class of 2015.
Earn $$$ for ASB Activities
Help the WHS Associated Student Body earn money just by taking a picture of your receipts on the Shoparoo app. Download the free app, take a picture of your receipt, submit, and rate your your shopping experience (a simple click). SO SIMPLE! Money is deposited at the end of the year to the ASB general fund to be used for dances, rallies, incentives, no tardy party, ice cream social, spirit week prizes, homecoming, etc. Click here for further information.
TEST PREP AND OTHER RESOURCES
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By spring 2015, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art, interactive learning tools that give you deep practice and help you diagnose your gaps. All of this will be created through a close collaboration with the College Board specifically for the redesigned 2016 SAT.
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Senior Kyle Ward has been making a name for himself in bowling. He recently placed first at the district youth state tournament and has placed second in numerous tournaments.
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