Columbia River Dairy in Boardman, Oregon hosted WMHS Animal Science students for a learning tour on their farm. Students got to experience a diary that milks 36,000 cows, see live births, and learn about their farming and irrigation program. This farm offers scholarships of $10,000 for its interns and pays them for summer work. Thank you for this wonderful learning opportunity!
Nominate a student for the Athlete of the Week presented by your local Toyota Dealers! Athletes of the Week - Week of Nov 13 - 19: Campbell Swaim of Catlin Gabel Girls Soccer Evin Warner of Myrtle Point Football Alana Harry of Lincoln Girls Soccer Easton Berry of Weston-McEwen Football Each week, Toyota and the OSAA will recognize varsity athletes that exhibited an outstanding performance during the previous week. All qualifying students will be in good academic standing, show leadership qualities and serve as role models in their communities. Read more about all the 2023-2024 winners here: https://www.osaa.org/awards/athlete-of-the-week Nominate a student as the Athlete of the Week presented by your local Toyota Dealers each week by Tuesday at Noon! Please remember to submit a photo to OSAAToyota@gmail.com for your nomination to be considered. Click Here to Nominate an Athlete Each winner of the Athlete of the Week award will receive a letter of recognition and an Athlete of the Week sling bag from Toyota and the OSAA. Winners will be announced each Thursday on the OSAA website and across OSAA social media platforms.
Weston McEwen High School is seeking Community Support to offer Job shadowing opportunities for all Junior aged students Dec. 11, 12 or 13th. WMHS School to Careers is excited to announce its initiative to provide invaluable job shadowing experience for its Junior aged students and is reaching out to area businesses and professionals for support. Job shadowing is an exceptional way for high school students to gain real-world instincts in various careers, allowing them to explore their interests and passions before making important career decisions. WMHS School to Careers is seeking local business and organizations willing to open their doors to hosting our students for a one day Job shadow experience, on Dec. 11, 12th or 13th, for 2-4 hours for 2-3 students per job site. The involvement from the community plays a vital role in shaping the future workforce and inspiring young minds to pursue their career aspirations. If you are interested in hosting a student please reach out to the School to Careers Coordinator Jane Waldher, at Jane.Waldher@athwestsd.org or by phone at (509) 520-8199.
Lunch today: Hot dog or Hoagie Seniors, are you interested in a career in a trades? Check out a local apprenticeship opening in the plumbing industry. If you want to learn more, come and talk to Jane Waldher or check out the job board in the hallway. Football players, the athletic survey is in your school email inbox. As a reminder, you need to go through the front office doors when leaving during the school day. The gates will be alarmed soon throughout the school day, so get in the habit now! Football Gear check in Thursday right after school. If you are interested in purchasing your game jersey or jersey's the cost is $56 per jersey. Please let coach know at gear check in. FFA's canned food drive is going on. NHS has a basic necessities drive. Donations can be dropped off at the office. Send a Santa Gram or a Grinch Gram! For $1 you can send a stocking full of Santa's treats or Grinch's tricks. You can purchase yours beginning December 4. They will be delivered December 19th.
Our annual Canned Food Drive starts today. This year all donations will be split and sent to the Food Pantries in local areas. We will have class baskets that all your food will go into in Mrs. Reeder's room. The Monday before break whichever class that has the most food in their basket will win a Pizza Party for lunch the day we get out for Christmas Break. Also, for every item you bring in you will get a raffle ticket put into a drawing to win a prize, we will draw 4 winners at the assembly the last day before winter break. The awards will consist of gift cards to different places around our area. The more non-perishable food you bring the more entries you get in to win these gift cards.
Lunch today: Popcorn Chicken and Fries Congratulations to our football team for finishing 2nd in state this year. Boys Basketball tryouts are today at 3:30. Seniors, are you interested in a career in a trades? Check out a local apprenticeship opening in the plumbing industry. If you want to learn more, come and talk to Jane Waldher or check out the job board in the hallway. Football players, the athletic survey is in your school email inbox. As a reminder, you need to go through the front office doors when leaving during the school day. The gates will be alarmed soon throughout the school day, so get in the habit now! Football Gear check in Thursday right after school.
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Weston-McEwen High School got another win this weekend and will continue for the 2A State Title. This Saturday the 25th, they have a rematch with Lowell at Hillsboro Stadium. Game time is 2pm. Hillsboro Stadium will be charging $5 for parking and we are asked to enter through Gate B. The football team will have a community pep rally this Friday at 8:45 in the gym followed by a 9am send off down Main Street. We want to welcome everyone to attend and thank our local fire and rescues for there escort! Please remember , OSAA has rules about signs. Nothing bigger then 8 x 11 please. They will ask you to leave it with them at the ticket gate if you try to bring it in. Please check OSAA for livestream of the game. Theme: TigerScot Pride! Please remember all OSAA games require a ticket to enter. Tickets can be purchased online ahead of time. Go TigerScots!
Game Time! Go TigerScots!
Upcoming Events: Alumni Volleyball Tournaments Fundraiser TODAY from 9am- 1pm. State Football Semifinals: Weston-McEwen vs Regis Send Off: 1:30pm Main St. TODAY @ 4:30PM Hermiston High School Tickets at OSAA.org/tickets Theme: TigerScot Pride 11/21: Girl's Basketball program introduction and scrimmage. 5:30pm Chili and fry bread fundraiser feed. $5.00 Fry Bread, $10 Chili, Fry Bread, and drink.
Thank you Mr. Leggett for teaching us about precision agriculture! It was so fun to learn about BMCC’s agriculture program and all the career paths students can pursue.
Another great week to be a TIGERSCOT!! Hope to see you all at the send off tomorrow (Saturday) at 1:30pm and then at 4:30pm in Hermiston to cheer on our TIGERSCOT/GRIZZLIES!! This week, we solicited interest in a rooter bus to a potential State Championship game and it sounds like our students & families are making travel plans on their own! It's certain to be a sea of red and black supporting our team!
Lunch Today: PB & J or Hoagie Upcoming Events: Alumni Volleyball Tournaments Fundraiser Saturday 11/18 9am- 1pm. 11/21: Girl's Basketball program introduction and scrimmage. 5:30pm Chili and fry bread fundraiser feed. $5.00 Fry Bread, $10 Chili, Fry Bread, and drink. NHS will have our next meeting Friday, the 17th during lunch. Pizza and Soda will be provided. Dress up Days: Friday: Wear Orange or Red Day Volleyball and cross-country athletes please check your school email for the sport survey. State Football Semifinals: Weston-McEwen vs Regis Saturday, November 18th @ 4:30PM Hermiston High School Tickets at OSAA.org/tickets Theme: TigerScot Pride If our football team makes it to the Championship Game, we will be sending a rooter bus. Field Trip Permissions Slips are at the office and must be turned in by LUNCH, the 17th. Cost is $6 for entry and money for food/concessions. The Championship game will most likely be November, 25th @ Hillsboro Stadium.
Athena-Weston School District Students enjoyed a Pow Wow at the High School today. Thank you everyone for attending!
WM students preparing for the Thanksgiving Feast!