Calendar Highlights

1/15-31 Re-enrollment Period
1/22 “Three Buck Cluck” for Haiti
1/26 Winter Sports Senior Night
1/27 Upper School Honor Roll Breakfast – 8 am
1/28 Lower School Honor Roll Recognition during Chapel
Throwback Thursday #tbt a.k.a. Family Night
1/29 Lower School Fun Friday

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

“Three Buck Cluck” coming to WCA this Friday the 22nd

$3 = Chick-fil-A Chicken Biscuit = Proceeds for Haiti

No time for breakfast?  This Friday, January 22nd, you can purchase your favorite Chick-fil-A chicken biscuit on your way through the traffic circle!  WCA Seniors will be selling chicken biscuits for $3 each with all proceeds going towards their mission trip to Haiti.  Biscuits will also be available for purchase in the upper school gymnasium.  So, grab a yummy breakfast for a good cause!

Re-Enrollment open through January 31st

The re-enrollment period for school year 2016-17 is open now through January 31st.   This year, the re-enrollment process will be completed via RenWeb.  Please follow this link for re-enrollment instructions.   For new applications, including siblings of current students, please visit the WCA website and follow links to “Apply Online”. Enrollment will be open to new families on February 1st, 2016 and seats in each class will be filled as space allows. There is a high level of interest for the upcoming school year, so it is important that you reserve your space during the month of January.

Don’t forget that the re-enrollment discount is only available through January 31st.  If you have questions, please contact Taylor Smith, Director of Admissions, tsmith@wcalions.org or 706-769-9372, ext 120.

Hard work does pay off!  Upper School Honor Roll Breakfast

The grades are in and it’s time to honor our students who have achieved Principal’s List and Honor Roll!  On Wednesday, January 27th, we will hold our Upper School Honor Roll Breakfast at 8 am in the gymnasium.  Invitations have been sent to the parents of students who will be honored, and each family is requested to provide either a breakfast food or drink item.  A sign up form for the breakfast has been emailed to the families.  If you did not receive it, please contact Tollie Ediger, tediger@wcalions.org or 706-769-3777.  For a list of students who have made honor roll, please follow this link .  We are proud of your students hard work and achievements!

Lower School Honor Roll Recipients

WCA students in the 3rd through 5th grade who have achieved Honor Roll will be recognized during chapel on Thursday, January 28th.  Parents of students to be honored during this time will be notified by email.

Order Lunches for February through this Friday

Don’t forget to be kind to yourself and your student and order lunches to be delivered during the month of February!  Please visit  orderlunches.com to complete your order.  The deadline for placing February orders is this Friday, January 22nd.

Winter Sports Senior Night

On Tuesday, January 26th, senior basketball players and swim team members will be recognized during halftime of the Varsity Boys basketball game.  Parents will be receiving an email with more information.

Lower School Fun Friday – Brett’s, Bowling and a Bonus!

On Friday, January 29th, lower school Fun Friday participants will enjoy a “B3″ day!  Brett’s yummy food, fun at the Bowling alley and a Bonus trip for ice cream.  Please know that in order for your student to participate, all forms for lower school Fun Friday need to be turned in by this Friday, January 22nd.  More details to come soon.  Questions?  Please contact Kim Costello, kcostello@wcalions.org.

Throwback Thursday #tbt a.k.a. Family Night at WCA

You don’t want to miss it!  Thursday, January 28th will be a night of family fun at Westminster.  Three basketball games, door prizes, intramural team introductions, cheer leading half-time performance,  Brett’s catered concessions and more!  Also, the lower school class with the highest percentage of attendance wins a pizza party.  The fun will begin with the first ball game at 4:30.  Please see this flyer for more information.

Annual Fund Celebration:  A Khaki-Free Zone!

Set aside the khakis and pull out the jeans.  To celebrate the WCA community reaching our Annual Fund goal for this year, we will have a week of Casual Dress, March 14 – 18.  For this week only, students from both the lower school and upper school, will be able to have “Casual Friday” every day!  As always, all clothing must adhere to WCA guidelines for modesty.  Specific information will come closer to the date.

PE Reminder

Please remember to wear or bring tennis/athletic shoes on PE days.  Boots should not be worn for PE on the newly refinished floors!  Thank you for your assistance.

Athletic Events: January 20th – 26th

Jan 22 WCA Swim Meet – Morgan County Aquatic Center
JV Boys Basketball vs. Notre Dame – AWAY – 6:30 pm
Jan 25 Varsity Boys Basketball vs. Heritage – HOME – 6 pm
Jan 26 JV Boys Basketball vs. N GA Christian – HOME – 5 pm
Varsity Basketball vs. N GA Christian – HOME – 6 – 9 pm

Save the Date:

  • Winter Sports Awards Night, Tuesday, February 23rd
  • Annual Fund Celebration student body Casual Week, March 14th – 18th.
  • The annual Westminster Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, April 15th beginning at 1 pm. Tournament will be held at Lane Creek Golf Course. More details to follow.

Every Week at WCA

  • WCA Parents Prayer Time meets every Tuesday from 8:00 – 8:15 am in the Art Room.
  • Chess Club meets each Wednesday from 2:30 – 3:40 in the Art Room for grades 1st – 12th.
  • Math Olympiad for grades 6th – 8th meets bi-weekly  in Coach Ediger’s room located in the field house.

Prayer Requests

Please continue to keep Anelisa Durling (Daniel, 4th grade) and her family in your prayers as she continues healing from a cardiac event in December.

Your continued prayer support for Brent Weatherly and his family is greatly appreciated as he undergoes chemotherapy treatment.