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WCEL Red Ribbon Week 2017

Each elementary classroom decorated a square of our Red Ribbon Week Poster!   The 2017 theme is "Your Future is Key, so stay Drug Free!"   Dress up days for Red Ribbon Week: Mon. 10/23 - Follow your Dreams! (Pajama Day) Tues. 10/24 - Team up Against Drugs! (Favorite Team) Wed. 10/25 - Proud to be Drug Free! (Red Out) Thurs. 10/26 - Your Choices are the Key to . . .

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Book Fair 2017

The Scholastic Book Fair is scheduled for October 16-20, 2017. It is open from 8:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. through October 18th. The book fair will be open during parent-teacher conferences on October 19th until 7:15 p.m. It is open on October 20th from 8:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.  We invite you to our school to share in this celebration of books and reading.  Not only does the Book Fair help raise funds to purchase . . .

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Finding a Good Book

Mrs. Ensminger's 8th grade Literature students are "Speed Dating" with books.

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Counselor's Corner

October 2017

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Social Studies Video Projects

  Mr. Helt's 8th graders are using the green screen and WeVideo to complete their social studies projects

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Marching band to perform at Western Illinois University

The West Central Heat marching band will perform at the Western Illinois University field show competition. The band will perform their field show and be critiqued by a panel of judges. The judges are looking for musical and visual performance. West Central will be judged in the same class as 4 other bands coming from schools with less that 300 students. This is the first time in school history that the marching heat will be in a . . .

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Third Annual West Central Middle School Glow Run

 Thursday, November 2, 2017

      WCMS Glow Run is a noncompetitive fun run/walk around Stronghurst. All money raised at this event will be used for our PBIS (positive behavior/reward) program.   Registration: 5:00 pm  Race start: 6:00 pm . . .

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