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WWCHS Star Student

Congratulations to Thomas Burriss as the  

2017 STAR Student for WWCHS!

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Senior Scholarship Information


Seniors please make sure you are checking out our webpage to stay updated with Important Senior and Scholarhsip Information that is being offered. See links on left side of webpage.




Move On When Ready - Educating Georgia’s Future through Dual Credit

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Milestones Testing GADOE logo

GA DOE announces a refreshed Experience Online Testing Georgia website is now available with a demonstration test for each of three grade bands – grades 3-5, grades 6-8, and high school – with sample items from each content area.  While the 3-5 and 6-8 grade bands will contain Science and Social Studies items, please be reminded that these two content areas will be assessed in grades 5 and 8 only.  The primary purpose of this website is to provide exposure to the online platform that students will utilize when taking the Georgia Milestones tests.

Using a Chrome browser only, enter the following link to access the site:  http://www.gaexperienceonline.com/

Winter Break

Merry Christmas and

Happy New Year!

Winter Holdiays December 19th - January 2nd

Inservice Day- January 3rd


HS Testing


  • GA Milestone Testing December 7th - December 13th
  • Final Exams - December 15th (3rd and 4th Block)
  • Final Exams - December 16th (1st and 2nd Block)





Thanksgiving Holidays

Thanksgiving Holidays

November 21st - November 25th

FoodFinder GA FoodFinder App

FoodFinderGA is a free smartphone app developed by a Georgia public school graduate. It is available on the Apple App Store or Google Play right now (search: foodfinderga)

The app creates a 100% anonymous, direct connection between students who need food with their closest free food provider.

Both the FoodFinderGA app and the website - www.foodfinderga.org - are year-round resources.


Holiday Band Concert


WWCHS Announcements

Daily Announcements for WWCHS Students:

Please click link below to view announcements.










Back to School Tailgate

21st Century Achievers Program will be having its annual "Back to School" tailgate on Friday, August 26th from 5-7 at Tiger Stadium: free food, free school supplies, and Athens Techs classes information! 

Hope to see you there!


Welcome Back To School

  • Freshman Orientation will be Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 6pm in the WWCHS Cafeteria.
  • Upper Classmen can pick up schedules on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 from 2-4 pm at WWCHS.
GA Futures is Coming!

GAFutures is Coming!  What you need to know!

GAcollege411 will no longer be available beginning Wednesday, July 20 at 5 p.m. EST. This means you will be unable to access any of the information, functionalities and applications currently associated with GAcollege411.


Senior Parade

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Breakfast at 8:00 am

 Senior Parade Starting at WWPS at 8:30 am, WWES at 9:00 am,

and WWMS at 9:30 am


Class of 2016

Congratulations to the

Class of 2016




Quarterez Williams signs to play ball at Garden City Community College

WWCHS Ghost Out 2016!

WWCHS students participated in "Ghost Out" in preparation for Prom activies this weekend. Students were called outside to view a wreck scene and watched as emergency workers tried to save two victims' lives. Several students read their testimony of how they were high school students involved in accidents because of making bad choices that resulted in death.




Congratulations to the girls tennis team

who finished 2nd in the region.!

Title I Meeting

All parents are invited to attend the annual Title I Schoolwide Stakeholder meeting on Wednesday March 30, at 3:30 p.m. at the Board of Education office on North Alexander Avenue.


WWCHS Prom 2016

The Junior Class Presents....

Arabian Nights

Prom 2016

April 23, 2016

8:00 - 12:00

The Pope Center

Senior Walk at 9:00pm

Prom King and Queen (seniors) and Prom Prince and Princess (juniors)will be crowned around 10pm.



Picture Day!
Picture Days for WWCHS
Underclass – Tuesday, August 30th

Seniors – Wednesday, August 31st



Daily Announcements

WWCHS Daily Annoucements

WWCHS Blood Drive


WWCHS HOSA  will be sponsoring a blood drive on 

September, 16, 2016 from 8:00 -3:00.

Yellow Out

"Yellow Out" for LC Game


Support our Tigers by wearing "Yellow" to school

and the game.

T-shirts are on Sale at WWCHS Media Center for $12




  • WWCHS Band Alumni Night- October 7th @ Tiger Stadium


  • Band Fruit Fundraiser- Help Support the WWCHS Band by purchasing Band Fruit. Fruit on Sale from October 3rd - TBA.
  • All funds to help with the purchase of new uniforms.
Homecoming 2016

Congratulations to the 2016 WWCHS Homecoming Queen Aleah McWilliams!

Photo courtesy of Mercer Harris Photography 

Scholar Athlete

Congratulations to Destiny Favors for being named a WJBF Scholar Athlete!


Prom Picture Information

WWCHS 2016 Prom

Picture Information

Click here to see Prom Packages by

Mercer Photography

Students may sign up for picture times posted outside of Mrs. Guin's door (room 502).

Tigers vs. LC

Tigers vs. LC 

  • Community Wide Pep Rally- Thursday, 9-29 on the square @ 6:30pm
  • T-shirts for sale at community pep rally and at WWCHS Media Center for $12
  • "Yellow Out" at school
  • School Wide Pep Rally
  • "Yellow Out" at game


Homecoming Week

Homecoming Week: October 11th - October 14th

Spirit Week 2016:

Tuesday, October 11- TEAM DAY

Wednesday, October 12- Celebrity Day

Thursday, October 13- Class Color Day

9th-Pink, 10th-Blue, 11th White, 12th- Black, Faculty/staff-Grey

Friday, October 14- Real Tigers Wear Blue and Gold

Be Sure to Follow the Dress Code!



Homecoming 2016

Congratulations to Miss Claire Hall being named "Miss Tiger"!

Photo Courtesy by Mercer Harris Photography

WWCHS Tigers

WWCHS Tigers "Win The Day"




SAT will be on Saturday, March 5th. 

Prom 2016

WWCHS Prom Ticket Sales

Tickets will be sold in front of the

Media Center from 7:35 -7:55  

each morning from

March 21st to April 1st.


Out-of-School-Time (Afterschool Program)

21st Century OST Program

21st Century Out-Of-School-Time (OST) will begin on September 6, 2016.

Applications are now available for students who are interested in participating in OST. 

Student Registration form


Junior Ring Cermony

Junior Ring Cermony

September 15th @ 7:00pm

WWCHS Cafeteria


Senior Make Up Order Day

Senior Make-Up Order Day will be Friday, September 16th in the Media Center during lunch. Please make sure your order form is filled out and you have your deposit.

Band Fruit!

The Washington Wilkes Tiger Band is currently selling fruit and fancloth! Orders will be accepted through Monday, October 31.

Fruit delivery will be Saturday, December 3.

Fancloth Items  

Band Fruit


Congratulations to the WWMS/WWCHS Band!



Early Release/Inservice Day

Early Release at Noon for all students on October 7th. 

Inservice Day-No School- October 10th

Ga Parent Survey

GA Parent Survey: Parents please take time to complete the survey.


WWCHS Schoolway App

Get SchoolWay, our school's official mobile app



Congratulations to the WW Tiger Band!  Last night they performed at the McDuffie County Band Festival in Thomson.  The band received the highest ratings possible, across the board!  Straight Superiors!  Next week they travel to Burke County for the state concert festival.  Concert festival is the most important performance of the year for the band.  The students get to experience a whole new realm of music performance during the preparation. Way to go Tiger Band!

School Bus Routes

2016-2017 School Bus Routes

New Wilkes County Schools App!

Sign-up for our new App!

WWCHS Picture Retakes

WWCHS Picture Retakes--October 4th in the Media Center

Celebrity Day --Homecoming Week 2016

Celebrity Day at WWCHS

Forrest Gump Characters

Inclement Weather Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather please check the following sources for school closing information:

Get Georgia Reading
Report Cards

Report Cards go home on March 17th!

Infinite Campus Parent Portal!

Infinite Campus Parent Portal Now Available!

2016 Homecoming

WWCHS 2016 Homecoming Court

Front row (L to R) Carrington Tutt, Taaliyay Booker, Bobbie Welch, Aleah Mcwilliams, Aleisha Beharry, Chelsea Lumpkin

2nd row:  Aimeisha Johnson, Quincey Knight, Donald Saggus, Quntavian Cullars, Amaya Wilkinson

Back row:  Jasmine Johnson and Jamiyah Mays.  (not pictured:  Hunter Brock)


Senior Information

Please Check out the Senior 2016-2017 Information on this webpage to find out more about SAT/ACT, Scholarships, and much more.

Early Release Day

March 23, 2016 all students will be released at noon.


Congratulations to Mrs. Sheila Callaway, Teacher of the Year for WWCHS!


No School.

No school for students on March 24th and March 25th!