Student using a sewing machine

5th Graders Learn Through Compassion

Posted on: October 22, 2021
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The 5th Grade students in Mr. Doug Davis’s art classes at Denver Place Elementary are working on a community outreach project through their artwork. They are creating stuffed animals that will be donated to Clinton Memorial Hospital. The animals will be

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BOE Mask Update

Posted on: October 12, 2021
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Our WCS Board of Education met on Monday, October 11th, to review our District COVID-19 update and to discuss our mask requirement. Please read their update, their decision, and the related District data and attendance trend for 1st quarter in the document

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Chili Supper

65th Annual Chili Supper

Posted on: September 30, 2021
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The Wilmington Band program is hosting the 65th Annual Chili Supper tomorrow night before the Homecoming Football game. Come and enjoy a great meal while supporting the program. Each meal is $6.00 and includes a Bowl of Chili, Hotdog, Applesauce

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WMS teacher and students working on math review

Supt Spotlight!

Posted on: September 24, 2021
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Our Supt Spotlight is shining on some awesome staff and students this week. Our WMS teachers Ken Platt (7th Math) and Nick Hughes (Intervention Specialist) teamed up for a creative and engaging math review for their students. They took their

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homecoming banner, football field, chili bowl

Homecoming 2021!

Posted on: September 17, 2021
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We're excited to announce our 2021 Homecoming plans! Check out the details and make plans to join in the celebration at our 2021 Homecoming parade, chili supper, pep rally, and of course a Hurricane football game! Dance details are included in the document

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New Math Resource!

Posted on: September 15, 2021
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In the last twelve months, a K-5 representative team of math teachers and administrators have worked to select a new math program for the current school year. After an extensive review process, the team selected the Bridges in Mathematics program. According

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NEW ProgressBook Mobile App!

Posted on: September 8, 2021
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ProgressBook has a new parent/student mobile app available! Just check the document below for instructions on how to find and use the app. Download the app today and stay connected to your child's progress in school. Frontline ProgressBook Parent/Student

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school buses

9/7/21 Transportation Update

Posted on: September 7, 2021
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The Wilmington City Schools closed today on Sept 7, 2021, because of illnesses and absences of our bus drivers that would not allow us to safely and effectively transport our students to school.     By law, we are required to transport

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Mobile Website View

Posted on: September 2, 2021
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IMPORTANT: If you are seeing #1 when you visit our site from your phone, read on to make sure you make your way to #2. In the Spring our webhosting company, Legend Web Works, performed a major site overhaul. Many cell phones still have the older version

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Reminders and FAQs for Quarantine and Isolation

Posted on: August 26, 2021
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We have had a number of questions regarding quarantine and/or isolation duration after exposure or a positive COVID-19 diagnosis.  We thought resending this information along with some frequently asked questions would be helpful. Please review the

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Important WCS Mask Update!

Posted on: August 23, 2021
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The WCS Superintendent and the Board of Education determined that in order to keep our staff and students safe and our schools open, we are going to require all students and staff to wear a mask for the duration of the 1st grading period, regardless of

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Elementary Arrival and Dismissal Information

Posted on: August 17, 2021
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For arrival and dismissal information for Denver and Holmes, please review the document below. You will find information for students that walk, ride a bus, or are transported by a parent.

Arrival Dismissal - Elementary 2021-22

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Supt. Melinda McCarty-Stewart, link to youtube video message

Welcome Message from the Superintendent

Posted on: August 13, 2021
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We hope you will take a few minutes for a message from our Superintendent, Melinda McCarty-Stewart. She will cover important information for the new school year. WCS Opening School Video 2021-22 (YouTube video) The information in the Supt's video

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Denver Open house, sign up for in-person or join virtual teacher open house

Denver Open House Details

Posted on: August 6, 2021
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Denver Place Elementary has 2 options for Open House, In-Person and Virtual. Please view the document below to sign up for in-person open house or to find a link to a teacher's virtual open house.   Denver Open House - Sign up for In-person or join

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Staggered Start Information

Posted on: August 4, 2021
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Our PK-12 students will start in two waves to allow each group to attend school for one day with a smaller number of students. This helps our students and staff make strong connections, build relationships, and learn the routines and procedures for the school

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