Wayne Trace Jr/Sr High School

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Greg Leeth
Sarah Franz
Guidance Counselor
Tony Langhals
Director of Student and Staff Services
Colleen Saylor
Camille Myers
Guidance Secretary/EMIS

4915 US 127
Haviland, OH 45851

fax 419-622-3037

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    WT JH/HS Band & Choir  Event  Calendar 2014-2015


 The Wayne Trace Marching Band will be participating in the Lima Bath Band Spectacular on Saturday, September 13th at 7:00 pm.  Tickets are $7.00 at the gate or may be purchased ahead of time for $5.00 from the music department.  Please call the high school and ask for extension 271 if you have questions or wish to purchase tickets.  They will be available for purchase until Friday, Sept. 5th.

Wayne Trace students in Mrs. Judy Snook's art class recently completed a mural in the JH-HS cafeteria. Shown is the mural along with: Mrs. Judy Snook, Emily Mohr, Abigail Shepherd, Alec Kuhn, and Emilie Linder.

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Announcements August 21, 2014

The boosters are doing two fundraisers right now and would appreciate your support. 

1.  Chicken dinner ($15)  under the tent in the End Zone.  You get a half chicken, potato salad, beans, and roll. 
2.  They are selling bulk laundry detergent at a great price.  They cost savings is around $32 for Tide if you buy a 5 gallon bucket.

Please contact any booster member or myself if you can help us out.  Current booster officers are Mike Kuhn, Brad Wobler, Dave Elick, Karen Mielke, Annette and Jack Baumle, Dick and Rachelle Swary, Patty Young, Kurt Eklund.

Driver’s Education will be offered at Wayne Trace this fall.  Dates are September 2, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 15.  Classes will be held from 5pm to 8:15pm at WT High School.  Registration materials are available in the Guidance Office.  The cost of the class is $340.  Please call Safe Start Driving School for more information at 419-258-1069.  Students must be 15 years and 5 months old to take the class.    PLEASE BRING YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AND PAYMENT TO THE FIRST CLASS.

There will be a NHS meeting on Thursday morning August 28 at 7:00 A.M. in  Miss K.'s room.  Officers need to be here by 6:45 A.M. sharp.  If you  have questions, see Miss K. or Mrs. Hatcher.

The cheerleaders have Soft Lips on sale in (303) Mrs. C Sinn's room!  There are 3 flavors for $2.00 each.

Pick up your yearbooks today in Mrs. C Sinn's room (303).

There will be a Sophomore Student Council meeting in Mrs. A Sinn's room on Friday during lunch.  Please pack a lunch for school so we can get started right  away.

There will be a freshman student council meeting during homeroom on Monday, August 25th.

There will be a Junior and Senior Student Council meeting during lunch on Monday, August 25th.


Principal's Newsletter Minimize

Greg Leeth, Principal

Another school year is rapidly approaching.  I hope that your summer has been an enjoyable one and that you are ready and eager to return to school on Wednesday, August 20th.  In this newsletter you will find very important information regarding upcoming dates and changes for the 2014-2015 school year.

Please join us in welcoming our new teachers to the Jr./Sr. High School: Ryan Fisher (special education), Kayla Gawronski (science), and Heather Roehm (special education). In addition, Mallory Diamond (art) and Chrissy Sinn (business/computers) are transferring to new positions at the JH/HS.  

Student schedule and laptop computer pick-up – All students in grades 7-12 are required to pick up their class schedule and their school issued laptop computer and backpack in the high school gymnasium on one of the following dates and times:  

Monday, August 11, from 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 12, from 11:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 13, from 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.  

Students will be permitted to meet with Mrs. Franz to make schedule changes on these dates during these times.  Important Note: Students will NOT be permitted to make schedule changes at Open House or during the first week of school.  

Emergency Medical Authorization (EMA) Form Parents should complete both sides of the form and students should return the form to the high school secretary on the day they pick up their schedules.  It is important for the school to have up-to-date telephone numbers so a parent/guardian can be contacted quickly.  Thank you for your help with this important document.  This form is available in pdf. format on the school web site at the following link http://waynetrace.org/.  For your convenience, the form can be typed, printed out, and returned to the high school office.  

Payment of Fees – Different this year, parents and students will be notified of school fees the week of September 15.  Payment of school fees should be done by October 17.  Please make your checks payable to Wayne Trace High School.  

Open House – The Jr. /Sr. High School Open House will be held on Tuesday, August 19, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Included during Open House are the 7th grade orientation and the 8th grade Washington D.C. meeting.  A cafeteria representative will be available during the Open House so you can deposit money for your child’s lunch account.  

7th Grade Orientation – This orientation, held in the high school gym at 6:00 p.m., is for all 7th grade students and their parents.  Mr. Leeth and Mr. Langhals, along with seventh grade staff members, will discuss the transition from sixth grade to seventh grade.  Students and parents will have an opportunity to meet their teachers and to follow a simulated daily schedule.  

8th Grade Washington D.C. Meeting – This informational meeting will begin at 7:00 p.m. following the conclusion of Open House.  We would like to see all eighth grade students take the Washington D.C. trip, so please plan to attend this meeting.  Cost of the trip and other important details will be presented at the meeting.

7th Grade Immunizations – All 7th grade students must have documentation of their Tdap immunization.  Documentation should be turned in to the high school secretary on or before the first day of school.  

If you have any questions regarding any of the information included in the letter, please call me at 419-399-4100. I look forward to another fantastic school year at Wayne Trace Jr./Sr. High School.  Enjoy the rest of the summer!


Jr High Reward Day Minimize

Wayne Trace JH recently took 75 students to Olympic Lanes in Van Wert as a Reward Day. In order to be eligible for this reward, a student could not have: a late homework, a discipline referral, a failing grade, or a tardy to class during the 2nd grading period. Great Job Raiders; Keep up the Good Work!!!

Retired Staff Minimize

Wayne Trace JH-HS recently honored 5 staff members that will be retiring at the end of this school year. They include l to r: Judy Snook; Art, Debbie Kipfer; Study Hall Monitor, Kathie Kipfer; Secretary, Tom McCord; Math, and Anne Gerber; Computers & Yearbook. Wayne Trace students and staff would like to wish them all the best of luck in retirement, and say, "Thank You" for all that you've done over the years!!!

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