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Weekly Announcements 1/22/23

Good Evening Tiger Families, this is Principal Chase Arrington at Western Guilford Middle School with announcements for the week of January 23rd – January 27th.

Congratulations to the Tiger Nation Wrestling Team as they placed 3rd overall in Guilford County’s Wrestling Tournament at Northwest High School this past Saturday. We had two wrestlers place 1st in the whole county. These are the first wrestlers to ever place first for our school. Congratulations to our Coaches and Athletic Directors on this huge accomplishment. Keep up the awesome work Tiger Athletics!

Monday, January 23rd, we will host a home wrestling match against Kernodle at 5pm. Our boys and girls basketball teams will travel to Kernodle for a game at 4:45pm. Boys will play first.

Tuesday, January 24th we will have the 6th grade math, 8th grade math, and Math I 2nd Quarter Interim Assessments. Please have students on time. We will begin promptly at 8:45am.

BETTER TOGETHER CONVERSATIONS WITH DR. OAKLEY:

Dr. Oakley, our superintendent, is hosting two community conversations in January to gather additional feedback from teachers, staff, parents, and community members regarding the strategic direction. Below are the links to RSVP. Information for the event can be found at https://www.gcsnc.com/bettertogether.

Tuesday, January 24, 2023, • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Dudley High School
1200 Lincoln Street

Greensboro, NC 27401

Click here to RSVP and select a date

This Tuesday, we will also have our School Leadership/Lighthouse Team Meeting at 3:50pm in the media center. If you have concerns, questions, or suggestions, please reach out to your respective grade level parent representative.

Thursday, January 26th, our wrestling team will travel to Kiser Middle for a match starting at 5pm. Our Boys/Girls basketball team will host Kiser for games starting at 4:45pm. The boys will play first.

The 2nd Quarter and 1st Semester will end Thursday, January 26th. Please have students turn in all assignments as grades will be due to administration Friday, January 27th. Students will receive report cards February 7th.

School will be closed for students Friday, January 27th for a teacher workday.

The new semester will begin Monday, January 30th. If students are not in year-long encore classes such as orchestra, band, chorus, ESL, Advanced 8th grade art, 7th or 8th Grade Spanish, students will receive new encore classes. We will print new schedules for students. If you have questions, please reach out to an administrator or counselor.

I hope everyone is staying dry and warm in this weather. Please be safe and a have a wonderful week Tiger Nation!