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CTE - America's Future Workforce / Showcase @ WHS April 24th!

Wednesday, April 24th from 6:00PM to 8:00PM, everyone is invited to the Ninth Annual Career and Technical Education Showcase at Wellington High School. It's an after-school event to view the work of students in CTE classes.

We are celebrating the accomplishments of CTE students. We would like for you to celebrate with us! Here is a list of some of the work/activities being showcased:

* construction

* welding

* horticulture

Big Sendoff / Big Payoff For WHS Band & Choir Thursday!

Many WHS students gave the WHS Band and WHS Choir a big send-off Thursday in the Commons as the two musical groups boarded buses for State Competition. Both performed a number before their departure. 

There was great news to report later Thursday from State Competition. Mr. David Brody, interim band director, indicated that both the band and the choir had received 1 ratings at State - "it's been years since both have received 1's."

Crusaders Pitch Perfect 1's @ Regional Music Festival Saturday!

The Regional Music Festival was held at Goddard this past weekend. Mr. David Brody, interim band director reports very good news from the event!
Several students qualified for the State Solo and Small Ensemble Festival coming up!  

Earning "I" ratings at Regional were:

Michaela Adkins - vocal solo

Crusader Singers

Alexis Tracy - sax solo

Morgan Bacon - clarinet solo

Julia Starnes - flute solo

Area Residents to be Inducted into Halls of Fame @ SW College! PRESS RELEASE

Winfield, Kan., April 8, 2019 — Several area residents will be inducted into halls of fame at Southwestern College during Founders Day Weekend April 11-14.  Inductees include Cory Helmer (Business Hall of Fame), James Leland (Fine Arts Hall of Fame), and Gary King (Educators Hall of Fame), Winfield; Janet Doud (Educators Hall of Fame), Wichita and works for USD 363 Wellington;