WCS News


  • Due to predicted inclement weather all Walker County Schools will release at 2pm today 4/18/2019.


     

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  • Schools will be closed for a weather day on 4/19/2019


     

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  • Summer Feeding Program


    "Looking for a free place for your kids and teens to eat this summer?! It's easy to find a summer meal site near you. Text the word "Food" to 877-877 or visit https://www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodsrocks."

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  • Dora hs Bd meeting


    The first Community Board Meeting was held at Dora High School.  Names are from left to right Dr. Dennis Willingham- Assistant Superintendent, LeeAnn Headrick- Vice Chairman, Dr. Vonda Beaty, Todd Vick, Trent Kennedy, Brad Ingle- Chairman, Dr. Joel Hagood-Superintedent Walker County Schools, Paige Abner-Principal of Dora High School, Yohance Prileau-Assistant Principal Dora High School.

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  • Ohs Ffa


     Oakman High FFA Placed 1st in Walker County Livestock Competition

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  • CMS Service Learning


    Service Learning- 3rd Place State Beta Convention, March 2019 Anna Stuckey, Alex York.

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  • Robotics team 1st Place CMS


    Robotics- 1st Place, State Beta Convention, March 2019, Alexander Taylor, Lee Wilson, Brody Moon, Evan O'Rear.

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  • CMS Scrapbook /Portfolio

    Curry Middle School, Marketing and Communications-5th Place, Beta Convention, March 2019

    Brody Moon, Alysyssa Mills, Caitlin Kelly, Allison McKim


     

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  • BMS Quiz Bowl


    Bankhead Middle School Quiz Bowl competed at the Beta Convention and won 3rd. place.

    Caleb Howell, Matthew Arriaga, Japheth Howell, Parker McCullar

    Eligible to go to National Beta Convention in Oklahoma, this summer.

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  • Quiz Bowl 7th 8th Grade Sumiton Middle


    3rd Place Quiz Bowl Sumiton Middle School.

    Caiden Ramey, Evan Bradford, Riley Coleman, Olivia Stephens, Demi Richards, Caleigh Brasfield, Todd Buetow, Dr. Joel Hagood Superintendent.

     

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  • Quiz Bowll 7th 8th MVP Curry Middle School and Dr Joel Hagood


    7th 8th Grade MVP Colby Morrison Curry Middle School; Superintendent Dr. Joel Hagood 

     

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  • CMS Students At State Beta Club Convention. Curry Middle School Students At State Convention CMS Student AT Beta Conventio n


    Curry Middle School Students At Beta Club State Convention Birmingham Alabama.

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  • Colby Morrison Curry Middle School Student-Newly elected Alabama State Beta Club Vice President


    Colby Morrison- Curry Middle School Student-Newly elected Alabama State Beta Club Vice President.

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  • Carden Bruce- Curry Middle School Placed 5th in Photography at State Beta Convention, Birmingham Alabama.


    Carden Bruce- Curry Middle School Student Placed 5th in Photography at the State Beta Convention, Birmingham Alabama.

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  • Sarah Stockman


    Sarah Stockman, Curry Middle School Student, Placed 5th in the Fiber Arts at the State Beta Convention, Birmingham, Alabama. 

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  • Meeting Postponed

    The Board meeting scheduled for today at Dora High School has been postponed due to threat of severe weather. The meeting has been rescheduled for 4:30 pm on 3/21/2019 at Dora High School. 


     

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  • A meeting of the Curry Middle School refined club. The Refined Girls Club was designed to provide young girls with tools to build their self-confidence. 

    CMS Refined Club pic 1

    CMS Refined Club Pic 2

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    Dora High School student Sarah Wallace placed 1st in Dramatic Monologue at the Torch Competition at Bevill State Community College.

     

    Sarah Wallace Torch Winner  Pic

     


     

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    Congrats to Curry High Band!

    Four students (pictured left to right) from the Curry High School Band are accepted to the University of Montevallo Honor Band Festival!
    Jayde Capps (saxophone), Randy Mortimer (percussion), Blake Richardson (euphonium), and Allyssa Martinez (flute)

     

    Honor Band Picture

     

    Also it should be noted the Curry High School Band received a superior rating at
    Hartselle's "Southern Hospitality" Marching Festival back in October.

    Curry High Band Pic


     

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    Jr. Miss Curry Middle School Pageant winners Brinlee Clark 1st Alternate, Lydia Lockhart Winner, Sadie Earnest 2nd Alternate, Atalie Lackey 3rd Alternate
     
    CMS Junior Pageant Winners Pic
     
    Curry Middle School Pageant winners Lexi Anderson 2nd Alternate, Jolie Morris Winner, Maddi Parker 1st Alternate, Harper Shadinger 3rd Alternate
     
     
    CMS Pageant Winners Pic
     

     
     
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  • Curry Middle School Quiz Bowl Participants

    5th and 6th Grade Team won 2nd place  Team members are Gavin Stinson, Carter Weathers, Kendall Mayes, Kameron Miles, Paisley Morrison, Jacey Page, Taylor Boshell, and sponsor Mrs. Angie Payne. Carter Weathers was the 5th and 6th grade MVP winner.

    5th and 6th Grade Quiz Bowl Team Pic

     

     

    7th and 8th Grade Quiz Bowl team won 1st place.  Team Members are Kody Cooke, Colby Morrison, Chloe Isom, Alexis York, Alyssa Burton, Evan O'Rear.  Sponsor Mrs. Samantha Bartlett. Colby Morrison won MVP in the 7th and 8th grade division.

    Curry Middle 7th and 8th Grade Quiz bowl team

     


     

     

     

     

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  • Dora High Chearleaders recently traveled to Orlando to compete in the National Cheerleading Competition at Disneyworld! 

    Dora Cheerleaders Picture 1

    Dora High Cheerleaders Pic 2

     


     

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  • Congratulations to Dora High School Wrestlers Jagger Bahrik and Ronny "Bubba" Henderson on making it in to the State Championships. 

    Jagger Bahrik

    Picture of Jagger Bahrik

     

    Ronny "Bubba" Henderson

    Picture of Ronnie "Bubba" Henderson


     

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  • On Monday February 25, 2019 Carbon Hill Wide Receiver Carson McGinnis signed to Play football next year with Point University in West Point, Georgia.

     

    In the photo, back row l-r is Assistant Coach, Telvin Wilkerson; Head Coach, Scott Curd; Assistant Coach, Chavis Williams, and Assistant Principal, Dr. Adam Aldridge.  Sitting l-r is mother, Kristy McGinnis, Carson McGinnis, and father, Jonathan McGinnis.  

    In the photo, back row l-r is Assistant Coach, Telvin Wilkerson; Head Coach, Scott Curd; Assistant Coach, Chavis Williams, an


     

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  • Congratulations to Reily Jones and and Bailey Thompson one receiving the Ambassador Scholarship from Bevill State Community College! 

     

    Reiley Jones  - Ambassador Scholarship to Bevill State Community College- Sumiton Campus

    Reiley Jones Picture

     

     

    Bailey Thompson- Ambassador Scholarship to Bevill State Community College- Jasper Campus

    Bailey Thompson Picture


     

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  • Congratulations Bankhead on winning the County Archery Tournament!

     

    County Archery Tournament

    County Archery Tournament

    County Archery Tournament

    County Archery Tournament


     

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  • Congratulations to Dray Willingham on winning the County Spelling Bee and also Cylas Crumbley Runner Up!

     

    Spelling Bee Winners


     

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    At left, Director of Alabama LifeStart Chris Brown presents a certificate to certify all schools in the Walker County district as Heart Safe to Walker County Schools Director of Health Services Margaret Guthrie and Walker County Schools Superintendent Dr. Joel Hagood.

    The Walker County Board of Education is leading Heart Safe practices in Alabama.

    All of the school system's 16 schools, as well as the Walker County Center of Technology, have been deemed a Project ADAM Heart Safe School — an impressive feat that has only been accomplished by one other school system in Alabama. 

    Please take a minute and read the entire article on the Daily Mountain Eagle website. 

    http://mountaineagle.com/stories/walker-county-schools-deemed-heart-safe,19487


     

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  • Curry coach honored for sports inclusion

    Pictured is Curry Middle School Coach Jamie Harding with London Farris. He was recently honored for encouraging Farris to join the school's volleyball team.

    There was hardly a dry eye at the Walker County Board of Education meeting on Thursday, as Curry Middle School Coach Jamie Harding was recognized for seeing past circumstance to embrace one girl's determined spirit.

    Harding was presented the Arc of Alabama School Inclusion Award in November 2018, for allowing London Farris to play on the Curry Middle School volleyball team..

    Please take a moment to read the entire article on the Daily Mountain Eagle Website.

    http://mountaineagle.com/stories/curry-coach-honored-for-sports-inclusion,19476


     

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  • Oakman High School students at space camp in Huntsville 

    OHS Students Space Camp 1

    OHS Students Space Camp 2

    OHS Students Space Camp 3


     

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  • Dora students shown opportunities in agriculture

     

    See the full article in the Daily Mountain Eagle using this link DME Article


     

     

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  • Curry High School JV Girls as Walker County Champions

     

    JV Girls County Champs

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  • Curry High Beta Club Volunteers working with for the Special Olympics 

    Special Olympics  Special Olympics Special Olympics Special Olynpics Special Olympics Special Olympics

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