IN THE NEWS: Click the headline to read an OC Register article about the LA Chargers and United Way bringing the Character Playbook initiative to Warner Middle School. LA Charger players helped students understand the importance of character and key attributes like respect, kindness, courage, and self-control.
WSD has been named to the 2018-2019 Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll in recognition of high achievement and student success. The program, sponsored by the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence (CBEE), is part of a national effort to identify higher-performing schools and districts that are improving student outcomes. WSD is one of just 26 public school districts throughout California to be recognized. In addition, nine WSD schools have been named 2018-19 California Honor Roll Schools. Click headline for more.
Our Nutrition Services Department held its 2nd Annual Student Appreciation Luncheon to honor our most dedicated student volunteers who work in the cafeteria during the school year. A luncheon was held and student's received a certificate of appreciation and award pin. Thank you student volunteers!
The annual i4 Technology Showcase was a huge hit! Teachers and students proudly presented the innovative ways we integrate education technology throughout our curriculum and across all grade levels to transform learning. The Showcase was also a great way for teachers to share engaging and successful projects with each other. In keeping with the “Aloha” theme, teachers took tropical tech tours to different “islands” where they learned from other schools about exciting ways technology can enhance and support learning in the classroom. Click headline for pics.
Willmore hosted its 2nd annual Multicultural Appreciation Night where students and families proudly share their cultures, traditional attire and food from all over the world. Student presenters provided information about their heritage and danced to cultural music. They had drum performers from Puerto Rico and Polynesian dancing as well. The Vietnamese parents shared about the different regions and dress in Vietnam with a fashion show and groups of students showed off their Folklorico dancing. This delightful event honors and celebrates the wonderful diversity of Willmore’s students and families. Click headline for pictures.