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NO 8TH PERIOD FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14TH
Car riders are to be picked up promptly at 2:37.

WINTER CONCERT

Friday, December 14th, 6:30 P.M.


LAST DAY OF SCHOOL BEFORE WINTER HOLIDAYS

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18TH
EARLY RELEASE AT 11:15 A.M.
Lunch will not be served at school

SCHOOL RE-OPENS
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2019


THE SPECIAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT IS COLLECTING ITEMS FOR THE REGIONAL ANIMAL SHELTER

The Special Education Department is collecting items for the Regional Animal Shelter (new or gently used rubber backed rugs, pet food, washable pet toys, etc.).  The Pointer Paw Tree is located in the front lobby.  You are invited to take a "paw" and return the item to the collection box.  The last day for donations is December 12th.


COAT DRIVE AT CHRISTMAS ON THE TOWN

West Point Public Schools needs your new or gently used coats to help keep our community warm this winter.  All sizes are needed!

Donations can be made at West Point High School during normal office hours, through January 15, 2019.

Donations can also be made directly to the Christmas Vacation "Trusckster" sponsored by Safe and Sound, LLC directly after the Christmas parade at Christmas on the Town, Sunday, December 2nd.


ARE YOU INTERESTED IN YOUR CHILD ATTENDING WPHS?

More information and applications are available on the Tuition Student Information page.


WEST POINT HIGH SCHOOL AWARDED board of Education's Excellence Award

WPHS again earned the Virginia Board of Education’s Award for Educational Excellence, as we did in  2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, and 2009.  In 2010, we received the Governor’s Award for Academic Excellence, the highest award possible, and one achieved by very few high schools during this period.  Thanks for everyone's part.  

 

FAST FACTS

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WPHS Fast Facts

  • #1 ranked VA school division (schooldigger.com)
  • 98% On-time Graduation Rate
  • 81% of every budget dollar spent on instruction
  • 18:1 pupil-teacher ratio
  • VMEA designated Blue Ribbon music program
  • 218 industry certifications earned by WPHS students
  • 20% of 2017 graduates earned Associate's Degree + High School diploma
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