Announcements

WMHS Annual Art Show

Despite a very unusual and challenging year our students created meaningful and expressive art that we are proud to showcase here.

Wolverines Popcorn Fundraiser NEW DATES!! April 22-26

WM PTSA/ Booster Club Popcorn Fundraiser UPDATED Staff! Students! Parents: The PTSA is inviting YOU to sell Popcorn in a four-day sale April 22 – 25. Sell popcorn and WIN CASH PRIZES and more! See PTSA page for prizes! Set up your Popcorn store and sell to friends today – all orders delivered by mail!

WMHS Return to In-Person Learning Website

Please visit the WMHS Return to In-Person Leaning Website for information about the phased in return of students, the new bell schedules, bus routes, parent information meetings, and much more. This site will be updated as new information from the Board of Education becomes available.

Parking Permits

Attention Student Drivers When students return to In-Person Instruction, parking permits will be available at no charge. If you plan on driving to school, all cars must have a registered parking permit. Cuando los estudiantes regresen a la instrucción en persona, los permisos de estacionamiento estarán disponibles sin cargo. Si planea conducir a la escuela, todos los autos deben tener un permiso de estacionamiento registrado.

In Person Bell Schedule

WMHS Return to In-Person Learning Revised Bell Schedule WMHS Return to In-Person Learning Revised Bell Schedule - Spanish New schedule begins Monday March 15, 2021

WMHS Weekly Overview and Adjusted Weeks: Spring 2021

Overview and Adjusted Weeks: Spring 2021

WE NEED YOU for INTERNATIONAL NIGHT

Attention students, clubs, and organizations: can you record a video (following all COVID safety guidelines) where you perform a dance, singing act, do a cultural attire fashion show, show a virtual poster board, or any other cultural performance? Then we need you!

Free Homework Help Service Now Available

TutorMe.com, a new, free student online tutoring and homework help service, is now available in any subject for students in grades 3-12. TutorMe.com is a secure, online resource easily accessible through MCPS student Canvas and StudentVUE accounts and offers on-demand assistance. The TutorMe.com service provides assistance that aligns with the MCPS curriculum, including knowledge of new curriculum tools being implemented. The service maintains rigorous standards providing high-quality, diverse tutors, screened for excellence (including a criminal background check). The service is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Learn More here: https://news.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/quicknotes/tutorme-free-service-is-now-available-2/

SAT (11th grade) Opportunity on 4/13/21

Montgomery County Public Schools is planning to offer SAT School Day for Grade 11 students. As part of a comprehensive strategy to open access and opportunity for all students, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) provides important college readiness examinations to all students. This includes offering the SAT during the school day for Grade 11 students on Tuesday April 13, 2021 (make-up date April 27, 2021). Not only does this approach allow greater access to these important examinations, but it supports efforts to remove barriers associated with college entrance examinations and ensures equitable access to these important steps to college and career readiness. This link contains more information about the SAT, including an interest survey.

Parent Club

Our Community Based Youth program (SCYS/YMHA) would like to invite you to our PARENT CLUB. At our Parent CLUB meetings, you should expect to have an open environment where we will discuss different ways of working with your children during these difficult times. Meetings will be the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 6:30pm-8pm - the first meeting will be Monday, February 8th from 6:30pm-8:00pm.

Yearbook Information for ALL Students (Virtual Pictures)

We want to feature YOU in the yearbook. All students are encouraged to submit pictures for the yearbook.

Chromebook/Materials Distribution at WMHS

Chromebooks are available for pick up or exchange Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00 am -3:00 pm in the auditorium lobby. ○ Textbooks and other classroom materials are available for pick up M-W-F from 9:00am - 3:00pm in the auditorium lobby. ■ Ask your teachers if instructional materials/ textbooks are for their classes. If so, come to the auditorium lobby to receive your materials. Bring your schedule with you. ○ MiFi pickup must be pre-approved. Contact your counselor for approval. ONE MiFi per household only.

Free and Reduced Meals Information

A special notice regarding Free and Reduced-Price Meals and information on how to apply.

Montgomery County Rec. Department

Montgomery County Rec Department is offering virtual and outdoor activities to Watkins Mill families. For more information on current offerings, visit www.mocorec.com. It is the goal of MoCo Rec and WMHS to offer programs supporting the mission of keeping our young people healthy, connected, and productive during this time of distance learning.

Technology Updates

Parent Webinar Series, ParentVUE Activation Communication, Student Logins and Student Schedules