Calendar Highlights

9/13 Uniform Consignment Sale, 8 -11 am
9/15 Westminster Cross Country Race
9/17 Y-Club District Convention, 10 am – 3 pm
9/27 Senior Yearbook Photos (more information to come)
9/28-30 Upper School Retreat

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

Athletic Calendar Highlights

September 8th – 13th
9/8 MS Volleyball HOME vs. East Jackson – 5 pm
9/9 Intramural Soccer – 5:15 pm
9/10 Cannonball Cross Country Race – Nash Farm, Hampton – 9 am
9/12 MS Volleyball AWAY vs. Morgan County – 4:30 pm
HS Volleyball HOME vs. Augusta Eagles – 5 pm
9/13 HS Volleyball AWAY vs. Fideles Christian – 5:30 pm

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

WCA College Colors Day Fun on Campus

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College Colors Day lived up to it’s name with many schools represented on the backs of our students and faculty last Friday.  However, there was a slight edge to the red and black!  Mr. Clark met with the kindergarteners for his annual reading of the book, “Uga Hunker Down in Athens Town” and to teach them a good Bulldog cheer of course!

WCA Favorites and Fall Sports Gear in Stock

wca gear vball wca gear xcAvailable now and ready for you to purchase – WCA “fan favorite” 1/4 zip, long-sleeved jersey, new dri-fit cross country and volleyball t-shirts plus a brand new long-sleeved WCA lion jersey.  Come and see us to purchase yours while they last!  Store hours are Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:30 – 8:15 am.  See you there!

 

Boys Basketball Tryouts

bbballIt’s time to hit the courts and tryout for the WCA boys basketball teams.  Any middle school or high school boy interested in playing basketball must be at this tryout.  The schedule is as follows:

HS Boys Basketball Tryouts – Monday, October 3rd at 5:30 pm

MS Boys Basketball Tryouts – Tuesday, October 4th at 5:30 pm

Questions?  Please contact Casey Clayton, cclayton@wcalions.org.

WCA Swim Team

swim teamIf your student is interested in joining the WCA swim team, or just need more information at this point, please contact Haley Allen, hallen@wcalions.org.  Swim team is open to any middle school or high school student.  Practice and competition schedules will be finalized after participation is confirmed.  Please contact Ms. Allen by Friday, September 23rd if you are interested in joining the team.  Looking forward to a great season!

WCA 2016-2017 Yearbooks – Order Yours Today

unnamedCapture the memories for your student(s) by ordering WCA’s yearbook for 2016-2017.  The Valor is now available for purchase online.  This year, the $70 cost of the yearbook may be paid in full, or purchased with a 3-payment purchase plan.  Please follow this link to order your child’s yearbook today.  Yearbooks will be available for purchase online only through November 4th.  Questions? Please contact Haley Allen, hallen@wcalions.org.

WCA Uniform Consignment Sale – New format.  Same outcome.

lands end logo crestIf you have uniform items you would like to sell or if you have items you would like to purchase, please join us on Tuesday, September 13th from 8 until 11 am for a WCA Uniform Consignment Sale.  The school will set up tables on the stage for you to use and sell your own items.  If you would like to participate as a seller, just bring your uniform items priced and your own cash to make change.  Questions?  Please contact Raynette Noles, raye.noles@gmail.com, 706-540-6244.

2017 Cow Calendars – Going, going . . . gone!

cover-2017-e1469746769135We still have a limited number of Chick-Fil-A 2017 Cow Calendars for just $9.00 each Calendars may be purchased in the school office or complete the order form here, attach payment, return to your child’s classroom and the calendar will be sent home with your child.  Each 12 month calendar includes a promotional card that once activated, entitles the bearer to one FREE featured offer of the month throughout 2017.

A portion of all proceeds goes to benefit WCA.

NHS/Beta Club Blood Drive

blood driveWCA National Honor Society and Beta Club students will be sponsoring a blood drive on Friday, October 7th.  Students will begin calling families soon to make appointments or you may contact Kelly Cole kcole@wcalions.org or 706-769-9372 to get your preferred time slot.  Thank you in advance for your generosity.

Middle School Robotics Coming to WCA

robotics-the-wordBeginning in October, WCA will have a robotics team for 5th – 8th grade students!  The team will meet after school once a week for the remainder of the school year with competitions held in the spring.  If you have any interest in being a part of our first robotics team, sign-up is located on the bulletin board in the upper school gym.   There will be an informational meeting for interested students and their parents on Tuesday, September 13th, after school at 2:45 pm in the science lab. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Sandy Stowe, sstowe@wcalions.org.

 

Shhhh . . . You’re needed in the library . . .

Library-we-clipartsIf you like detailed work and a peaceful working environment, we have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you!  The WCA library needs a few volunteers to help process books.   Volunteers will be helping one hour a week throughout the semester.  If this seems like a good fit for you, please contact Sandy Stowe, sstowe@wcalions.org, for more details.

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.

Currently, our community has families that are in need of our daily prayer support.  As you follow the blogs of Hodge Rivers, Brent Weatherly and Hannie Lanclos, there is much to pray for and much to be grateful for.  Thank you for all to do to support these members of our WCA family.

  • Westminster student Hodge Rivers (K) is undergoing treatment for Hodgkins Lymphoma. You can follow Hodge’s journey at his caring bridge site, caringbridge.org/hodgerivers.
  • 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.  She is a daily testimony to God’s goodness!
Prayer requests are included here at the request, or with the permission, of the family.