Calendar Highlights & Mark Your Calendars

 2/9 Artists’ Reception Jittery Joe’s Epps Bridge, 7 – 9 pm
2/10 Varsity Girls Basketball State Playoffs, 6pm @ WCA
2/11 Admissions Preview Day, 10 am
MS Girls Basketball Final Four, 11 am in Macon
2/14 Carnations & Lollipops for Valentines Day
2/15 NHS/Beta Club Blood Drive
2/17 & 2/20 Winter Break – School Closed
2/18 Mock Trial State Competition

Please note this is not an all-inclusive school calendar. Always check the Google Calendar for additional events, updates and detailed information.

Varsity Girls Win Region to Advance in State Tournament

Lady Lions Play in Second Round Playoff Game Friday @ WCA

Congratulations to our Varsity Lady Lions on their victory Friday night against Peachtree Christian (43 – 26) which earned them the title GICAA Region II-A Champions!  Up next is their second round playoff game this Friday evening at WCA.

  • Tipoff time is 6 pm – Friday, February 10th
  • Admission is $8 adult & $5 students (everybody pays admission)

Come out and help us cheer on our Lady Lions and take full advantage of our home court.  Get ready to ROAR!

MS Girls Clinch Regional Championship

Westminster’s Middle School Girls basketball team won the Regional Championship last Saturday by defeating Berean 44 to 14!  They play in the final four in Macon this Saturday at 11 am.   Congratulations Lions!

 

 3rd and 4th Grade Premier Girls Basketball Success

3rd and 4th premier girlsCongratulations to WCA’s 3rd and 4th grade girls premier league basketball players and coaches on an outstanding showing in tournament play.  WCA Little Lady Lions were runners-up in the North Georgia Feeder League!

Art & Coffee “Lion” Style

“Lion Lattes” &  “Westminster Mochas” served up for Artists’ Reception @ Jittery Joe’s Thursday Evening

jj and art

Tomorrow, Thursday, February 9th, there will be an Artists’ Reception at Jittery Joe’s Epps Bridge from 7 until 9 pm to celebrate the WCA Student Art Exhibit.   Jittery Joe’s is generously offering “Lion Lattes” and “Westminster Mochas” for $2 each!

Please stop by and enjoy this time of fellowship, good coffee and our students’ wonderful artistic endeavors! Questions? Please contact Jackie Kirsche, jkirsche@wcalions.org.

 

Valentine’s Day Carnations & Lollipops 2017

Order Deadline Friday, February 10th

valentines-day-wallpaper-6It’s time for the ever-popular school-wide Valentines Day celebration of Carnations & Lollipops!  The yearbook staff is accepting orders through this Friday, February 10th, for  carnations and lollipops to be delivered to your special someone on Valentines Day.  All proceeds from the sale go to benefit our 2017 Valor (WCA yearbook).  Completed order forms and payment (cash or check) can be turned in to the school office. Please follow this link –  carnations and lollipops order form  – to access the order form and make someone’s day!

We like your type!

NHS Beta Club Blood Drive Wednesday, February 15th

Donate_Blood_heart1-250x250This Valentine’s Day plan to extend your celebration by one day and give the gift of life.

WCA’s National Honor Society and Beta Club students will be sponsoring a blood drive on Wednesday, February 15th.  Please contact Kelly Cole (kcole@wcalions.org) to register and sign-up for your donation time. “Drop-In” donations will also be welcomed!  

Thank you in advance for your support!

 

Admissions Preview Day ~ Saturday, February 11th

preview-dayOur next admissions preview event is coming up this Saturday, February 11th beginning at 10 am in the administrative building.

If you know families that are interested in learning more about our school, please help us spread the word about this event. This is an excellent opportunity to meet members of our administrative team, tour the campus and hear from current students and families.   Don’t forget about our referral program where you will receive $300 for every family you refer that enrolls at WCA!  Questions?  Please contact Taylor Smith, tsmith@wcalions.org or 706-769-9372, ext 120.

Would you like to spend some extra time in the library?

library volunteerMrs. Sandra Stowe, WCA Librarian, is in need of a parent volunteer(s) who can spend a couple of hours each week re-shelving books.  If this sounds like something you’re interesting in helping with, please contact Mrs. Stowe directly, sstowe@wcalions.org.  Thank you!

Go ahead, take a break.

winter_breakIt feels like Spring, but the calendar says it’s almost time for Winter Break 2017!  WCA will be closed on Friday, February 17th and Monday, February 20th.  So, make your plans now to rest, rejuvenate and enjoy a break!  Classes will resume, Tuesday, February 21st.

2017-2018 Academic Calendar Overview

Screen Shot 2017-02-01 at 2.33.30 PMNeed to make plans around next year’s school holidays and breaks?  The 2017-2018 Academic Calendar Overview for WCA has been finalized and is now available by following the link below.

WCA 2017-2018 Academic Calendar Overview

 

Prayer Requests

As the body of Christ, we have the privilege of praying for each other. If you have a prayer request that you would like to have included here, please contact Tami Butts, tbutts@wcalions.org.

There are members of our community in need of our faithful prayer support. These families have set up blogs that you can follow to keep up to date. As you read the blogs, there is much to pray for and much for which to be thankful.

  • For updates and specific prayer requests for the Needham family (Linley 6th), please read Susanna Needham’s blog to follow their families journey as 3 yr. old, Beck, is undergoing treatment for leukemia. For questions, or to address immediate needs, please contact Julie Tomlin (rblessedhome6@gmail.com).
  • Please be in prayer for Brent Weatherly and his family. He has started a blog where you can follow his journey and receive specific prayer requests. http://dbw26.wordpress.com.
  • Thank you for your continued prayers for Hannie Lanclos and her family as she continues her path of healing.

Thank you for lifting up these members of our WCA family.

Prayer requests are included here at the request, or with the permission, of the family.