"All" WHS Students Report Aug 22nd (but at different times)

The first day of school this coming fall semester will be slightly different at WHS than what it has been for the past few years. Freshmen will still be coming in for ORIENTATION but all other students will be attending as well but at different times - here is the schedule for AUG. 22nd at WHS - attendance will be taken:

8:00AM-11:00AM - Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors report

12:00PM - 3:05:PM - Freshmen Orientation

USD 353 Administrators Convene For First 2017-2018 Admin Meeting

With the official start of the 2017-2018 school year just a few short weeks away for the students here in Wellington, the USD 353 Administrators met together on Wednesday for their first admin meeting of this fiscal school year...pictured are:

Top: Zachary Lawrence, Brian Aufdengarten , John Buckendorff, Jamie Ybarra

2nd row: Adam Hatfield, Luke Smith, Heath Peine, Kelly Adams, Dr. Mark Whitener

3rd Row: Ann Shinliver , Erin Sweetwood, Stephanie Smith

KRR Summer Campers Take Field Trip To TANGANYIKA!

Check out the PHOTOS from Week 1 of KRR Summer Camp Journey being held at Kennedy Elementary. There are about 100 students from Kennedy, Lincoln, and Washington who are doing activities in reading, math. science, robotics, community service projects, team building and field trips. The group went to Tanganyika on Friday. Students also eat breakfast, and lunch during the program.

Teaching Excellence and Longevity Awards Presented!

At the 2016-2017 Employee Appreciation Program at WHS Wednesday morning, numerous USD 353 personnel were recognized for their years of service and "11" employees of the district were bid a fond farewell as they are retiring. The EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARD for this school year was also announced by the USD 353 Foundation. Out of approx. 30 nominations, the honor went to WHS Instructor Karla Defore! Congratulations Mrs. Defore!! Karla has taught in the district since 2006!