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    October 16

     

    NHS Candidates: Just a reminder that Waiver and Acknowledgment forms are due this Friday, and applications must be submitted by next Friday, October 26.  Email Dr. Cuzzo with any questions.

     

    Juniors & Seniors, the Job-4-A-Day program is back.  The online portal located on the Career Center webpage is open from October 15th until October 22nd!  Applications are taken on a first come, first serve basis.  Make sure you have a completed resume ready to upload at the time you are applying.

     

    Auditions for the winter productions will be held on Monday October 22nd at 1:30.  All students are eligible to audition for these productions.  For more audition information see Mr. Noland in the Black Box.

     

    Congratulations to all 3 Volleyball teams on their wins over Potomac Falls. All games were exciting and well played. Good luck to the teams tonight as they host Liberty.

     

    If you have not already signed up for a Senior Capstone Project, enroll in the Senior Capstone Project GoogleClassroom site using Class Code c8wkri .  Review the resources posted there and email Dr. Cuozzo to sign up for specific projects or with any questions (Christopher.Cuozzo@lcps.org).  All students interested in doing a Capstone Project should have an initial project idea listed by October 31.

     

    Woodgrove had three students travel to Longwood University this past Saturday to compete against hundreds of auditionees for the All-Virginia Honors Choir.  Congratulations to Riannon Miller, Kevin Crandall, and Rachel Wilkinson who were selected as delegates!

     

    The Woodgrove Debate Team had a busy weekend, participating in two tournaments. The Policy, LD, and Public Forum Teams traveled to the Bronx to participate in the Big Bronx Debate Tournament against some of the best debaters in the country. Meanwhile, back in Loudoun, Woodgrove debaters participated in the Washington Area Catholic Forensics League kickoff tournament. Congratulations to everyone who debated and represented Woodgrove admirably.

     

    Come out to Winter Drumline clinics on Monday, October 15th from 5-7pm and Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-6:00pm in the band room. No experience is necessary!

     

    There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday Oct. 17 for all individuals interested in wrestling.  Gear order forms will be handed out, as well as season schedule.

     

    October 15

     

    The Wolverines had a very exciting weekend, almost every athlete ran a personal best time. In the varsity girls race, senior Sophie Hudak placed 11 and broke the sub 19 barrier, running a 18:45, Shelby Kostal placed 29 and Esme Byrd placed 33, in the varsity boys race, senior Rylan Pettit placed 3rd overall, right behind Loudoun Valley, Nolan Pettit placed 94, and Eric Nelson placed 110, in the JV underclassman girls race Moriah Wauer placed 32, Corynee Ritter placed 61, in the jv boys underclassman Anders  Arvick placed 118, in the jv girls upperclassman Audrey Warner placed 20th, Khadja El-Bouchti placed 39, and Isabel Losinski placed 66. In the JV upperclassman boys Sam Macey placed 111. What a great way to end the regular season. The varsity squad is back in action October 24 at the District meet at Oatlands

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS - For the JMU college visit our bus will now depart from LOUDOUN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL on October 16th at 7:20 a.m. We are no longer departing from Ashburn. Please confirm with Ms Armel in room 313 that you will be at Loudoun Valley on Tuesday the 16th.

     

    Next Wednesday, after the Powder Puff game, we will be hosting a Bonfire above the gravel lot.  We would like your song requests for the Bonfire.  A google form has been sent out to your Class' Google Classroom.  Please submit your responses by Tuesday afternoon.

     

    DECA Dues are due no later than Tuesday for anyone eligible to join. Please get them in ASAP.

     

    Come out to Winter Drumline clinics on Monday, October 15th from 5-7pm and Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-6:00pm in the band room. No experience is necessary!

     

    There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday Oct. 17 for all individuals interested in wrestling.  Gear order forms will be handed out, as well as season schedule.

     

     

    October 12

     

    Powderpuff is a major fundraiser for Prom and the girls have been practicing for three weeks to prepare for the big game on Wednesday, October 17th! See you there!

     

    There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday Oct. 17 for all individuals interested in wrestling.  Gear order forms will be handed out, as well as season schedule.

     

    Global Ambassadors will hold a county-wide meeting tomorrow morning 10am-1pm at woodgrove. For any questions please see Courtney Shorts or Mr. Talboo.

     

    Next Wednesday, after the Powder Puff game, we will be hosting a Bonfire above the gravel lot.  We would like your song requests for the Bonfire.  A google form has been sent out to your Class' Google Classroom.  Please submit your responses by Tuesday afternoon.

     

    DECA Dues are due no later than Tuesday for anyone eligible to join. Please get them in ASAP.

     

    JUNIORS: we need your help! Stay after school on Friday, October 12th to help your junior class officers decorate the stairwell for HOMECOMING WEEK! (We have the supplies, we just need YOU)

     

    For Saturday's hike on the Appalaichan Trail to Bear's Den, we will meet at 2 PM at the top of the mountain on Route 7 at 2 pm.  Bring water, a snack and good hiking shoes.  We shall be finished by 4 pm and release forms are outside Rm. 614

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS - For the JMU college visit our bus will now depart from LOUDOUN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL on October 16th at 7:20 a.m. We are no longer departing from Ashburn. Please confirm with Ms Armel in room 313 that you will be at Loudoun Valley on Tuesday the 16th.

     

    Winter Cheer practice is scheduled for Friday, October 12, 4:15-5:30.  The practices for next week are scheduled for Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16, 4:15-5:30.  Please meet in the cafeteria. 

     

    October 11

     

    The Wolverines traveled to Gettysburg, Sophie Hudak placed 4th overall in the varsity race, Shelby Kostal Placed 13, Ezzie Byrd placed 17. In the jv girls race Corynee Ritter placed 3, Khadijah El-Bouchti placed 10, Kyra Chimilliy placed 17, Delany Lynham placed 18, Victoria Forsyth placed 19. At the great American meet, rylan Pettit placed 9 and broke his school record by 40 seconds.

     

    For Saturday's hike on the Appalaichan Trail to Bear's Den, we will meet at 2 PM at the top of the mountain on Route 7 at 2 pm.  Bring water, a snack and good hiking shoes.  We shall be finished by 4 pm and release forms are outside Rm. 614

     

    The Students Assisting Veterans Club will meet tomorrow, Friday at 8:30 in room 607.  New members are always welcome to join.

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS - For the JMU college visit our bus will now depart from LOUDOUN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL on October 16th at 7:20 a.m. We are no longer departing from Ashburn. Please confirm with Ms Armel in room 313 that you will be at Loudoun Valley on Tuesday the 16th.

     

    Winter Cheer practice is scheduled for Friday, October 12, 4:15-5:30.  The practices for next week are scheduled for Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16, 4:15-5:30.  Please meet in the cafeteria. 

     

    Any Marketing or Business students who would like to go on the New York field trip needs to get the deposit in by this Friday!

     

    Come out to Winter Drumline clinics on Monday, October 15th from 5-7pm and Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-6:00pm in the band room. No experience is necessary!

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Thursday, October 11th: Georgia Institute of Technology @ 9:30am; Belmont Abbey College @ 3pm

    Friday, October 12th: University of Mary Washington @ 9:30am; Drexel Univ. at 1:30pm; Merrimack College @ 3pm

     

    October 10

     

    Any Marketing or Business students who would like to go on the New York field trip needs to get the deposit in by this Friday!

     

    Educator's Rising Club meeting: tomorrow morning Thursday Oct. 11, 2018 at 8:15am in room L502 (Ms. Creamer's classroom).

     

    Softball preseason at 4:30 today on the Varsity field!

     

    Winter Cheer practice is scheduled for Friday, October 12, 4:15-5:30.  The practices for next week are scheduled for Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16, 4:15-5:30.  Please meet in the cafeteria. 

     

    Come out to Winter Drumline clinics on Monday, October 15th from 5-7pm and Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-6:00pm in the band room. No experience is necessary!

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Thursday, October 11th: Georgia Institute of Technology @ 9:30am; Belmont Abbey College @ 3pm

    Friday, October 12th: University of Mary Washington @ 9:30am; Drexel Univ. at 1:30pm; Merrimack College @ 3pm

     

    October 9

     

    PSAT testing is on Wednesday, October 10th.  No electronics will be allowed.  During break time during the PSAT test electronics will not be allowed either.  Please bring #2 pencil, not a mechanical pencil.  Calculators will not be provided.  Get a good nights sleep and eat a a good breakfast on test day. 

     

    Did you order a class t-shirt or spirit pack? They are in! Get yours tomorrow during DenTime!

     

    Come out to Winter Drumline clinics on Monday, October 15th from 5-7pm and Wednesday, October 17th from 4:30-6:00pm in the band room. No experience is necessary!

     

    October 5

     

    There will be NO Just So rehearsal after school today. Rehearsal on Wednesday and Friday of next week will end at 7pm.

     

    PSAT testing is next Wednesday, October 10th.  No electronics will be allowed.  During break time during the PSAT test electronics will not be allowed either.  Please bring #2 pencil, not a mechanical pencil.  Calculators will not be provided.  Get a good nights sleep and eat a a good breakfast on test day. 

     

    Have a homecoming date? Buy them a carnation…Need a homecoming date…send them a carnation…The Fall Cheersquad will be selling carnations before school and during all lunches starDeliveries of flowers will be made by the cheersquad during study hall on Friday, October 12th.  Send a white carnation to a friend.  Send a pink carnation to a secret admirer OR send a red carnation to that special someone!  Carnations are $1.00 each when you place your order.  Thank you from your Woodgrove Wolverines Fall Cheersquad!!!

     

    Interested in joining the varsity gymnastics team? We will be holding a preseason practice THIS SATURDAY from 2-4 in the auxiliary gym. Make sure all your athletic forms are turned in, hope to see you there!

     

    October 4

     

    PSAT testing is next Wednesday, October 10th.  No electronics will be allowed.  During break time during the PSAT test electronics will not be allowed either.  Please bring #2 pencil, not a mechanical pencil.  Calculators will not be provided.  Get a good nights sleep and eat a a good breakfast on test day. 

     

    The Woodgrove Winter Guard is having a clinic on Wednesday, October 10 – 4:15-6:00pm in the WHS Bandroom. This clinic will help get you ready for auditions on Tuesday, Oct. 16 – 6:00-9:15pm in the Mountain View Elementary school gym. Please wear workout clothes.

     

    Good luck to the volleyball teams as they travel to Dominion tonight to take on the Titans. Freshmen and JV @ 5:45 and Varsity @ 7:00.

     

    The Students Assisting Veterans Club will hold its first meeting tomorrow morning at 8:30 in room 607. 

     

    Interested in joining the varsity gymnastics team? We will be holding a preseason practice THIS SATURDAY from 2-4 in the auxiliary gym. Make sure all your athletic forms are turned in, hope to see you there!

     

    Have a homecoming date? Buy them a carnation…Need a homecoming date…send them a carnation…The Fall Cheersquad will be selling carnations before school and during all lunches starDeliveries of flowers will be made by the cheersquad during study hall on Friday, October 12th.  Send a white carnation to a friend.  Send a pink carnation to a secret admirer OR send a red carnation to that special someone!  Carnations are $1.00 each when you place your order.  Thank you from your Woodgrove Wolverines Fall Cheersquad!!!

     

    October 3

     

    The Woodgrove Winter Guard is having a clinic on Wednesday, October 10 – 4:15-6:00pm in the WHS Bandroom. This clinic will help get you ready for auditions on Tuesday, Oct. 16 – 6:00-9:15pm in the Mountain View Elementary school gym. Please wear workout clothes.

     

    Immediately after announcements, we will be conducting our fall ERP Drill.  When the fire alarm sounds, everyone should exit the building as usual, but proceed DIRECTLY to the stadium.  DO NOT go to your normal fire drill locations.  Notice the map of the stadium on the screen.  The freshman and sophomore classes are on the VISITOR side of the field and should use the path that goes behind the softball field.  The junior and senior classes should use the normal ticket booth entrance to the stadium, and sit on the home side. 

     

    Have a homecoming date? Buy them a carnation…Need a homecoming date…send them a carnation…The Fall Cheersquad will be selling carnations before school and during all lunches starDeliveries of flowers will be made by the cheersquad during study hall on Friday, October 12th.  Send a white carnation to a friend.  Send a pink carnation to a secret admirer OR send a red carnation to that special someone!  Carnations are $1.00 each when you place your order.  Thank you from your Woodgrove Wolverines Fall Cheersquad!!!

     

    Are you interested in becoming an election officer, you get a free T-shirt and volunteer hours! Come to the Young Democrats Meeting today during blue clubs for more information.

     

    Interested in joining the varsity gymnastics team? We will be holding a preseason practice THIS SATURDAY from 2-4 in the auxiliary gym. Make sure all your athletic forms are turned in, hope to see you there!

     

    The FCA is having a huddle tomorrow morning at 8:15 in room L604. Come join us for games, music, Bible study, and of course, donuts!

     

    Congrats to all 3 volleyball teams on their wins over Park View last night!

     

    The first meeting of the Students Assisting Veterans or S.A.V. Club will meet this Friday at 8:30 AM in room 607.  The Students Assisting Veterans club is designed to provide actual assistance to America's veterans and to promote issues important to veterans. Students of all grades are welcome.  Hope to see you on Friday.

     

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is having a huddle this Thursday, October 4th, at 8:15 am in room L604. Join us for games, Bible study, and of course, donuts!

     

    Reminder to all 9th, 10th, 11th grade students: PSAT testing will take place next Wednesday, October 10th in the morning.

     

    October 2

     

    Junior Powder Puff practice will be held at the stadium today. All Junior players and coaches should meet at the stadium at 4:15.

     

    The Woodgrove Winter Guard is having a clinic on Wednesday, October 10 – 4:15-6:00pm in the WHS Bandroom. This clinic will help get you ready for auditions on Tuesday, Oct. 16 – 6:00-9:15pm in the Mountain View Elementary school gym. Please wear workout clothes.

     

    The first meeting of the Students Assisting Veterans or S.A.V. Club will meet this Friday at 8:30 AM in room 607.  The Students Assisting Veterans club is designed to provide actual assistance to America's veterans and to promote issues important to veterans. Students of all grades are welcome.  Hope to see you on Friday.

     

    The WXC represented at the Carlisle Invitational this past Saturday. In the Girl's JV race Sarah Murtaugh placed 19th overall with a time of 21:46. Rylan Pettit placed first in the varsity champions race with a time of 16:08. Sophie Hudak placed 22nd in the Varsity Challenge race with a time of 19:18. The course had multiple hip deep river crossings, so it was a great day for some running.

     

    Come support the Woodgrove Latin Club at their Chipotle Spirit Night on Tuesday, October 2nd, 4-8 pm.  When you order, let them know that you are there to support the Woodgrove Latin Club.

     

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is having a huddle this Thursday, October 4th, at 8:15 am in room L604. Join us for games, Bible study, and of course, donuts!

     

    Reminder to all 9th, 10th, 11th grade students: PSAT testing will take place next Wednesday, October 10th in the morning.

     

    October 1

     

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is having a huddle this Thursday, October 4th, at 8:15 am in room L604. Join us for games, Bible study, and of course, donuts!

     

    Come support the Woodgrove Latin Club at their Chipotle Spirit Night on Tuesday, October 2nd, 4-8 pm.  When you order, let them know that you are there to support the Woodgrove Latin Club.

     

    Reminder to all 9th, 10th, 11th grade students: PSAT testing will take place next Wednesday, October 10th in the morning.

     

    Two fellow Wolverines did it again, making noise at the national level in debate. Giovanni Cianciaruso and Patrick Swisher finished in the top sixteen debate teams in the country this past weekend at the Georgetown Day School debate tournament. Advancing to the quarterfinals is an outstanding achievement, all the more remarkable because it is the third time in three years that this team has made it past the preliminary rounds in a national tournament. Congratulations!

     

    September 28

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Friday 9/28: Univeristy of Alabama at 1:30pm

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up through Naviance Student and create your e-hall pass using "college visit" as your location!

     

    There will be a bike ride this Saturday at 2 pm.  We will meet in the parking lot of WHS at 2 pm, be sure to bring water, helmet, and money for a snack.  Permission slips are outside of the door to Ms. Pidgeon's room, 514, and we will return by 4 pm.

     

     

    September 27

     

    Today is your favorite day in the Cafe! It's NACHO DAY! Don't forget, we have 3 salad lines open to top your nachos. Enjoy!

     

    There will be a bike ride this Saturday at 2 pm.  We will meet in the parking lot of WHS at 2 pm, be sure to bring water, helmet, and money for a snack.  Permission slips are outside of the door to Ms. Pidgeon's room, 514, and we will return by 4 pm.

     

    GSA: there will be a meeting after school today! Room L204

     

    The Educator's Rising meeting is on Friday September 28, 2018 8:15 am in L502- Ms. Creamer's room

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Thursday 9/27: Ferrum College at 9:30am; Univ. of South Carolina at 1:30pm; Washington College at 3pm

    Friday 9/28: Univeristy of Alabama at 1:30pm

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up through Naviance Student and create your e-hall pass using "college visit" as your location!

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS: PICK UP PERMISSION FORMS FROM MS ARMELS ROOM 313 FOR JMU COLLEGE VISIT ON OCTOBER 16. FIRST COME FIRST SERVE.

     

     

    September 26

     

    There is an interest meeting for Tri-M during green clubs.  Please come down to room 805 for information about how to apply and the upcoming year, current members should attend as well.  There will also be food and drinks!

     

    Softball preseason for today is postponed until next Weds.

     

    The varsity volleyball team lost a hard fought match last night to LVHS. The team would like to thank all the students and staff who came out to support the team in their efforts to raise money for Breast cancer research.

     

    The Educator's Rising meeting is on Friday September 28, 2018 8:15 am in L502- Ms. Creamer's room

     

    Cross Country is having their only home meet of the season, today! It is also senior night. Come support/celebrate the seniors and the rest of the team at 5:30 on the cross country course.

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

     Wednesday 9/26: Hollins Univ. at 9:30am; St. Mary's College at 1:30pm; Florida Institute of Technology at 3pm

    Thursday 9/27: Ferrum College at 9:30am; Univ. of South Carolina at 1:30pm; Washington College at 3pm

    Friday 9/28: Univeristy of Alabama at 1:30pm

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up through Naviance Student and create your e-hall pass using "college visit" as your location!

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS: PICK UP PERMISSION FORMS FROM MS ARMELS ROOM 313 FOR JMU COLLEGE VISIT ON OCTOBER 16. FIRST COME FIRST SERVE.

     

    If you have a Sources of Strength permission slip through We're All Human, Student Leaders or PEER, the permission slip is due Wednesday the 26th. There is a folder in the school counseling office for you to drop it off.

     

    GSA: there will be a meeting after school on Thursday!

     

    Reminder: If you plan to join Partners Club, your membership form and dues are due to Ms. K BEFORE our next meeting on September 26th. Forms are available outside room L511. Please see Ms. K with questions.

     

     

     September 25

     

    CAMPUS STUDENTS: PICK UP PERMISSION FORMS FROM MS ARMELS ROOM 313 FOR JMU COLLEGE VISIT ON OCTOBER 16. FIRST COME FIRST SERVE.

     

    Educator’s Rising club meeting Friday September 28,2018 in L502 Ms. Creamer’s room; any questions stop by!

     

    Athlete2Athlete members that have paid their dues will be receiving membership cards in DENtime prior to signing out for clubs tomorrow.  If you have not paid your dues, be sure to pick up an application outside of room 508 and bring your $5 to join.  Without your dues paid, you will not be allowed to attend club meetings.

     

    GSA: there will be a meeting after school on Thursday!

     

    Tonight is the annual volleyball Dig Pink match against Loudoun Valley. Please come out and support the teams. Freshmen and JV@5:45 and Varsity @ 7:00 ..Good Luck to all 3 teams!

     

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting See You At The Pole tomorrow, September 26th, at 8:30 am.  Meet us at the flagpole by the main entrance to join us in prayer!

     

    Cross Country is having their only home meet of the season tomorrow! It is also senior night. Come support the seniors and the rest of the team at 5:30 on the cross country course.

     

    All Junior powder puff players and coaches should report to room 611 after the bell. Practice has been moved inside due to the rain.

     

    This week is the Global Week of Student Prayer! This Wednesday, September 26th, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting See You At The Pole at 8:30 am.  Meet us at the flagpole by the main entrance and join us in prayer!

     

    Attention Freshmen: If you have donated a book you published for NaNoWriMo to the library for display, please stop by and get your picture taken.

     

    Reminder: If you plan to join Partners Club, your membership form and dues are due to Ms. K BEFORE our next meeting on September 26th. Forms are available outside room L511. Please see Ms. K with questions.

     

    Are you interested in determining which test is right for you--the SAT or ACT? Saturday, September 29th here at WHS is an opportunity to take both versions and see which one is better for you. Check the link that was sent out yesterday in Google Classroom, or the Counseling Office, for more details.

     

    If you have a Sources of Strength permission slip through We're All Human, Student Leaders or PEER, the permission slip is due Wednesday the 26th. There is a folder in the school counseling office for you to drop it off.

     

    September 24

     

     

    Are you interested in determining which test is right for you--the SAT or ACT? Saturday, September 29th here at WHS is an opportunity to take both versions and see which one is better for you. Check the link that was sent out yesterday in Google Classroom, or the Counseling Office, for more details.

     

    Come out tomorrow and support the volleyball teams in their Dig Pink match vs Loudoun Valley. Freshmen and JV @ 5:45 and Varsity @ 7:00.

     

    All Senior Powder Puff players and coaches should meet in room 611 right after school. Practice will be held inside today due to rain.

     

    If you have a Sources of Strength permission slip through We're All Human, Student Leaders or PEER, the permission slip is due Wednesday the 26th. There is a folder in the school counseling office for you to drop it off.

     

    We're All Human and the Ryan Bartel Foundation is hosting the third annual color run on September 30 at 11:00 am. If you are interested in running the race sign up at https://tinyurl\wahcolorrun.

     

    The Academic Team finished second on Saturday, putting up 410 points.  It was enough to beat Chantilly, but not enough to knock off Sandy Spring Friends.  Darin Avila, Rebecca Faletti, and Michael McKim all represented Woodgrove with pride and distinction.

     

    This week is the Global Week of Student Prayer! This Wednesday, September 26th, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting See You At The Pole at 8:30 am.  Meet us at the flagpole by the main entrance and join us in prayer!

     

    Reminder: If you plan to join Partners Club, your membership form and dues are due to Ms. K BEFORE our next meeting on September 26th. Forms are available outside room L511. Please see Ms. K with questions.

     

    The WXC team had a very eventful weekend, the varsity traveled up to Hershey Pa and competed in the PIAA Foundation Championships, a very hilly course, with strong showings, Sophie Hudak placed 6th overall in the varsity race, Esme Byrd placed 46, rylan Pettit placed 7th overall, Nolan Pettit ran an 8 second PR. Back home at the LCPS champs, Isabelle Losinski placed 15 overall in the jv jr/sr race. In the jv freshman/sophomore race Hannah Rayburn placed 5th overall, Delaney lynham placed 24 and Corynne Ritter placed 26. Way to represent wxc!

     

    Attention Freshmen: If you have donated a book you published for NaNoWriMo to the library for display, please stop by and get your picture taken.

     

    If you're struggling to write your college essay, let the Wolverine Writing Center help! We're open during all lunch shifts and study halls so grab a flyer from the bulletin board in front of room 601 to make an appointment. Remember, you only get a few minutes to make a first impression, so don't tackle it alone.

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Monday 9/24: Catawba College at 9:30am; Penn State at 3pm.

    Tuesday 9/25: Kent State at 1:30pm; Widener Univ. at 3pm

    Wednesday 9/26: Hollins Univ. at 9:30am; St. Mary's College at 1:30pm; Florida Institute of Technology at 3pm

    Thursday 9/27: Ferrum College at 9:30am; Univ. of South Carolina at 1:30pm; Washington College at 3pm

    Friday 9/28: Univeristy of Alabama at 1:30pm

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up through Naviance Student and create your e-hall pass using "college visit" as your location!

     

    September 21

     

    Upcoming College Visits:

    Monday 9/24: Catawba College at 9:30am; Penn State at 3pm.

    Tuesday 9/25: Kent State at 1:30pm; Widener Univ. at 3pm

    Wednesday 9/26: Hollins Univ. at 9:30am; St. Mary's College at 1:30pm; Florida Institute of Technology at 3pm

    Thursday 9/27: Ferrum College at 9:30am; Univ. of South Carolina at 1:30pm; Washington College at 3pm

    Friday 9/28: Univeristy of Alabama at 1:30pm

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up through Naviance Student and create your e-hall pass using "college visit" as your location!

     

    Powder Puff practices start this Monday for Seniors and this Tuesday for Juniors. Practices will be held behind the bus loop from 4:15 to 5:15.

     

    Attention Freshmen: If you have donated a book you published for NaNoWriMo to the library for display, please stop by and get your picture taken.

     

    Winter Cheer Interest Meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 4:00-4:20.  Please gather in the hallway outside the cafeteria. 

     

    Come join the WHS marching band as we host the USBands Northern Virginia Regional Marching Band Competition THIS SATURDAY, September 22nd! The gates will open at 10am and proceeds go towards the band. Come see WHS perform at 12:15, and stick around for many amazing bands from all over VA, MD, and WV. You won't want to miss the Ram Band of Shepherd University closing our competition with an amazing performance at 4:00 PM! We look forward to seeing you this Saturday!

     

    Monday September 24 from 4pm to 8pm there will be a fundraiser at Chipotle in Purcellville for the Woodgrove Color and Winter Guard. Take a picture of a flyer and show it to your cashier. The flyers can be found around the school or on the Color guards Instagram, Facebook, and twitter.

     

    Tri-M is a music honor society, for student who have a passion for the performing arts. Come join us in our interest meeting on Wednesday the 26th during Green Clubs in the Strings Room.  During the meeting we will discuss the overall goal of the society, our meeting dates, requirements, and how to apply and reapply for returning members, so come on and join us.

     

    September 20

     

    Monday September 24 from 4pm to 8pm there will be a fundraiser at Chipotle in Purcellville for the Woodgrove Color and Winter Guard. Take a picture of a flyer and show it to your cashier. The flyers can be found around the school or on the Color guards Instagram, Facebook, and twitter.

     

    Come join the WHS marching band as we host the USBands Northern Virginia Regional Marching Band Competition THIS SATURDAY, September 22nd! The gates will open at 10am and proceeds go towards the band. Come see WHS perform at 12:15, and stick around for many amazing bands from all over VA, MD, and WV. You won't want to miss the Ram Band of Shepherd University closing our competition with an amazing performance at 4:00 PM! We look forward to seeing you this Saturday!

     

    Powder Puff forms are due THIS Friday, September 21. All players, coaches, and cheerleaders much submit forms in order to participate. Practices start on Monday, September 24 behind the bus loop. See Mrs. Leslie or Ms. Armel with any questions.

     

    Winter Cheer Interest Meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 4:00-4:20.  Please gather in the hallway outside the cafeteria.

     

    There will be a track & field interest meeting at 4:05 pm in Coach Staneart's room 202 on Thursday. The meeting is for both winter and spring track interest and will last only 10 minutes.

     

    September 19

     

    The Educator’s Rising club will meet on Thursday, September 20th 2018 at 8:15 am in room L502.

     

    The Young Democrats Club will be meeting during clubs in the Aux Gym today. Many volunteer opportunities are available as well, so come during blue clubs today!

     

    Preseason softball on the varsity field today at 4:30! 

     

    Congratulations to Will Fuchs, who ran the Navy Half Marathon in D.C. and got 4th place in his age group! His time was 1 hour 47 mins 51 sec.

     

    Interested in being a student leader? Please consider joining us on Thursday, September 20th at 8:45am in the library for the Student Leader meeting.

     

    Tri-M is a music honor society, for student who have a passion for the performing arts. Come join us in our interest meeting on Wednesday the 26th during Green Clubs in the Strings Room.  During the meeting we will discuss the overall goal of the society, our meeting dates, requirements, and how to apply and reapply for returning members, so come on and join us.

     

    Come out to Woodgrove Field Hockey's Annual Stick It to Cancer Benefit Game on Thursday, September 20 at 5:30 PM! All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! Wear your orange; we'll see you there!

     

    Powder Puff forms are due THIS Friday, September 21. All players, coaches, and cheerleaders much submit forms in order to participate. Practices start on Monday, September 24 behind the bus loop. See Mrs. Leslie or Ms. Armel with any questions.

     

    Winter Cheer Interest Meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 4:00-4:20.  Please gather in the hallway outside the cafeteria.

     

    There will be a track & field interest meeting at 4:05 pm in Coach Staneart's room 202 on Thursday. The meeting is for both winter and spring track interest and will last only 10 minutes.

     

    September 18

     

    The Educator’s Rising club will meet on Thursday, September 20th 2018 at 8:15 am in room L502.

     

    Winter Cheer Interest Meeting will be held on Friday, September 21, 4:00-4:20.  Please gather in the hallway outside the cafeteria.

     

    There will be a track & field interest meeting at 4:05 pm in Coach Staneart's room 202 on Thursday. The meeting is for both winter and spring track interest and will last only 10 minutes.

     

    Powder Puff forms are due THIS Friday, September 21. All players, coaches, and cheerleaders much submit forms in order to participate. Practices start on Monday, September 24 behind the bus loop. See Mrs. Leslie or Ms. Armel with any questions.

     

    Interested in being a student leader? Please consider joining us on Thursday, September 20th at 8:45am in the library for the Student Leader meeting.

     

    If you're struggling to write your college essay, let the Wolverine Writing Center help! We're open during all lunch shifts and study halls so grab a flyer from the bulletin board in front of room 601 to make an appointment. Remember, you only get a few minutes to make a first impression, so don't tackle it alone.

     

    Come out to Woodgrove Field Hockey's Annual Stick It to Cancer Benefit Game on Thursday, September 20 at 5:30 PM! All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! Wear your orange; we'll see you there!

     

    Hey our Math-y Wolverines! Interested in joining our Math Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta? If you have taken Algebra 2 and have a 3.0 GPA in your math classes, come see Mrs. Gustafson or Ms. Shildneck for more information!

     

    September 17

     

    All students parking in the Senior and Junior lots must have a valid Woodgrove parking permit displayed in their vehicle. Please make sure you have obtained a valid parking pass and have it displayed in your vehicle.

     

    Come out to Woodgrove Field Hockey's Annual Stick It to Cancer Benefit Game on Thursday, September 20 at 5:30 PM! All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! Wear your orange; we'll see you there!

     

    If you're struggling to write your college essay, let the Wolverine Writing Center help! We're open during all lunch shifts and study halls so grab a flyer from the bulletin board in front of room 601 to make an appointment. Remember, you only get a few minutes to make a first impression, so don't tackle it alone.

     

    The Educator’s Rising club will meet on Thursday, September 20th 2018 at 8:15 am in room L502.

     

    Constitution Day-What famous document is celebrating its 231st birthday today?  Check with your social science teacher for the details! 

     

    Hey our Math-y Wolverines! Interested in joining our Math Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta? If you have taken Algebra 2 and have a 3.0 GPA in your math classes, come see Mrs. Gustafson or Ms. Shildneck for more information!

     

    Powder Puff forms are due next Friday, September 21st for all players, coaches, and cheerleaders. Turn in forms to Mrs. Leslie (611) or Ms. Armel (313)!

     

    September 14

     

    Tri-M is a music honor society, for student who have a passion for the performing arts. Come join us in our interest meeting on Wednesday the 26th during Green Clubs in the Strings Room.  During the meeting we will discuss the overall goal of the society, our meeting dates, requirements, and how to apply and reapply for returning members, so come on and join us.

     

    Hey our Math-y Wolverines! Interested in joining our Math Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta? If you have taken Algebra 2 and have a 3.0 GPA in your math classes, come see Mrs. Gustafson or Ms. Shildneck for more information!

     

    Effective on Monday, September 17, The Academies of Loudoun bus will be departing at 8:20 am.  If students are catching the shuttle, it will depart WHS at 8:20, if the students could be in the bus loop by 8:15 am ready to go.  This is for A & B day.  There will not be a second bus (sports), because it is arriving too late to the Academy.

     

    Powder Puff forms are due next Friday, September 21st for all players, coaches, and cheerleaders. Turn in forms to Mrs. Leslie (611) or Ms. Armel (313)!

     

    Attention all WOLVERINES...grades 9, 10, 11, 12!!!!!  Do you need help with that challenging novel or grammar activity?  Or maybe, a difficult equation or word problem in math?  WE HAVE THE HELP YOU NEED!!!!  Come see us in the new Woodgrove Learning Lab during your Study Hall in L516....

     

    September 13

     

    Powder Puff forms are due next Friday, September 21st for all players, coaches, and cheerleaders. Turn in forms to Mrs. Leslie (611) or Ms. Armel (313)!

     

    Congratulations to Elizabeth Camp for winning the Writing Center Opening Day Prize Pack! Come collect your prize from Mrs. Harar in room 601! And don't forget that we'll hold monthly raffles for all our Writing Center visitors all year long, so make sure you make an appointment.

     

    Effective on Monday, September 17, The Academies of Loudoun bus will be departing at 8:20 am.  If students are catching the shuttle, it will depart WHS at 8:20, if the students could be in the bus loop by 8:15 am ready to go.  This is for A & B day.  There will not be a second bus (sports), because it is arriving too late to the Academy.

     

    Attention all WOLVERINES...grades 9, 10, 11, 12!!!!!  Do you need help with that challenging novel or grammar activity?  Or maybe, a difficult equation or word problem in math?  WE HAVE THE HELP YOU NEED!!!!  Come see us in the new Woodgrove Learning Lab during your Study Hall in L516....

     

    GSA club- come celebrate after school. Bring a snack or beverage to share. Room L204, Thursday September 13th. 

     

    It's that time of year again! College visits are starting up in the Career Center. This coming week, we will have:

    Virginia Tech at 3:15pm on Monday, September 10th.

    The United States Marine Corps at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 11th.

    Elon University at 9:30am on Thursday, September 13th.

    The United States Army National Guard at 1:30pm on Friday, September 14th.

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up in Naviance Student and create your pass!

     

    September 12

     

    Effective on Monday, September 17, The Academies of Loudoun bus will be departing at 8:20 am.  If students are catching the shuttle, it will depart WHS at 8:20, if the students could be in the bus loop by 8:15 am ready to go.  This is for A & B day.  There will not be a second bus (sports), because it is arriving too late to the Academy.

     

    Attention all WOLVERINES...grades 9, 10, 11, 12!!!!!  Do you need help with that challenging novel or grammar activity?  Or maybe, a difficult equation or word problem in math?  WE HAVE THE HELP YOU NEED!!!!  Come see us in the new Woodgrove Learning Lab during your Study Hall in L516....

     

    Preseason softball has been cancelled today!

     

     Congratulations to the Varsity volleyball team on their win over Dominion last night in 3 sets. The Jv team lost a heart breaker in 3 sets and the freshmen team lost in 2 sets. The teams travel to Heritage today to take on the Pride. Good Luck to all teams!

     

    GSA club- come celebrate after school. Bring a snack or beverage to share. Room L204, Thursday September 13th.

     

    Good morning Woodgrove, STAMP club will be meeting Thursday morning in room L510. If you have any questions, please see Kevin Crandall, Sarah Roach, Gio Cianciaruso or Danny Kimbrough.

     

    The new WHS Odyssey of the Mind Club meets today for the first time, in room 806.  Come and check out all the fun.

     

    The Woodgrove Cross Country had their first meet at the Rebel Invitational. Senior Sophie Hudak won the varsity girls race with a time of 19:50, Ezzie Byrd placed 10 and Shelby Kostal placed 13. In the Varsity boys race, Rylan Pettit placed second. In the JV girls race, Hannah Rayburn started her xc career placing 4, Avigal Brubaker placed 5, Sarah Murtaugh placed 14, Delany Lynham placed 15, Khadeja El-Buchiti placed 17. In the JV boys race Andrew Oliver placed 16, Samuel Macy placed 18, and Ryan Yriat placed 20. Both the girls and boys team placed 2nd overall. Way to represent WXC!

     

    It's that time of year again! College visits are starting up in the Career Center. This coming week, we will have:

    Virginia Tech at 3:15pm on Monday, September 10th.

    The United States Marine Corps at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 11th.

    Elon University at 9:30am on Thursday, September 13th.

    The United States Army National Guard at 1:30pm on Friday, September 14th.

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up in Naviance Student and create your pass!

     

    September 11

     

    The Woodgrove Cross Country had their first meet at the Rebel Invitational. Senior Sophie Hudak won the varsity girls race with a time of 19:50, Ezzie Byrd placed 10 and Shelby Kostal placed 13. In the Varsity boys race, Rylan Pettit placed second. In the JV girls race, Hannah Rayburn started her xc career placing 4, Avigal Brubaker placed 5, Sarah Murtaugh placed 14, Delany Lynham placed 15, Khadeja El-Buchiti placed 17. In the JV boys race Andrew Oliver placed 16, Samuel Macy placed 18, and Ryan Yriat placed 20. Both the girls and boys team placed 2nd overall. Way to represent WXC!

     

    There will be a baseball interest meeting on Wednesday, September 12th at 4:15pm outside the cafeteria. Anbody interested in trying out should be in attedance. 

     

    The Wolverine Writing Center invites you to our opening day celebration this Wednesday, September 12th in room 601 during all lunches for an opportunity to meet Woodgrove's tutors! We will have snacks and a raffle to win a Woodgrove-themed gift basket, so don't forget to stop by!

     

    It's that time of year again! College visits are starting up in the Career Center. This coming week, we will have:

    Virginia Tech at 3:15pm on Monday, September 10th.

    The United States Marine Corps at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 11th.

    Elon University at 9:30am on Thursday, September 13th.

    The United States Army National Guard at 1:30pm on Friday, September 14th.

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up in Naviance Student and create your pass!

     

    September 10

     

    The Wolverine Writing Center invites you to our opening day celebration this Wednesday, September 12th in room 601 during all lunches for an opportunity to meet Woodgrove's tutors! We will have snacks and a raffle to win a Woodgrove-themed gift basket, so don't forget to stop by!

     

    Boys' off-season practice is cancelled today due to the weather. The next off-season practice will be this Wednesday, September 12th--so be prepared!

     

    There will be a baseball interest meeting on Wednesday, September 12th at 4:15pm outside the cafeteria. Anbody interested in trying out should be in attedance.

     

    The library staff wishes to congratulate Isabelle Ulin as the first Puzzle Challenge winner of the year!  Isabelle successfully found 18 of the 20 words in the word search that was located right outside the library, under the theme of "Wolverines Return."  Keep your eyes opened for the next challenge and perhaps YOU can win an iTues gift card.

     

    Do you think the school culture here at Woodgrove is great and want to keep it going?  Do you believe the culture is in need of some help?  Do you have great ideas to continue making WHS a great institution?  Then the Wolverine Culture Team needs and wants YOU to join us tomorrow morning, starting at 8am, in the library for our monthly meeting.  The group is open to students, staff, and parents who all want to continue the tradition of excellence here in the building.  See you tomorrow!

     

    CAMPUS students please pick up a college fair form outside of Ms Armels room 313 ASAP for information on the college fair as well as TRANSPORTATION to the college fair from Woodgrove high school. Please do so as soon as possible to get transportation forms turned in.

     

    It's that time of year again! College visits are starting up in the Career Center. This coming week, we will have:

    Virginia Tech at 3:15pm on Monday, September 10th.

    The United States Marine Corps at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 11th.

    Elon University at 9:30am on Thursday, September 13th.

    The United States Army National Guard at 1:30pm on Friday, September 14th.

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up in Naviance Student and create your pass!

     

    September 7

     

    It's that time of year again! College visits are starting up in the Career Center. This coming week, we will have:

    Virginia Tech at 3:15pm on Monday, September 10th.

    The United States Marine Corps at 1:30pm on Tuesday, September 11th.

    Elon University at 9:30am on Thursday, September 13th.

    The United States Army National Guard at 1:30pm on Friday, September 14th.

    If you are interested in attending you must sign up in Naviance Student and create your pass!

     

    The fellowship of Christian Athletes is going to start choosing a team of the month to support at home games. The FCA team of the month is volleyball! Come help us support!

     

    September 6

     

    The varsity gymnastics team is having the first preseason practice this Saturday in the Aux. Gym from 1:30-3:30. All athletic forms must be turned in beforehand. Hope to see you there!

     

    The Cycling/Outdoor Club will meet Saturday, September 8th at 2pm in the WHS parking lot for the first bikeride. Bring your helmet, water, and  money for a snack (rain date: Sunday at 2pm). Permission slips can be found by room 514.

     

    September 5

     

    Interested in a career in science or medicine? There will be an interest meeting for the Medical Explorers Club on September 6th at 8:15am in Mr. Young's room (506). Hope to see you there!

     

    Fellowship of Christian Athletes will have their first huddle of the year on Thursday, September 6th at 8:15am in room L604. There will be games, a lesson, and of course, donuts! Hope to see you there! To join FCA's reminders, text @1819whsfca to 81010, or use the remind app. 

     

    September 4

     

    Are you interested in a career in science or medicine? The Medical Explorer Club is meeting for the first time this year on Thursday, September 6th at 8:15am in room 506. Hope to see you there!

     

    Students who are interested in playing softball should attend the interest meeting that will be held on Thursday, September 6th at 8:45am in room 402.

     

    There will be a soccer interest meeting on Wednesday, September 5th at 4:15pm in room L601.

     

    Class spirit pack forms are due by 9am on September 5th!

     

    Powder Puff forms are now available. Any Juniors or Seniors who are interested in playing, coaching, or cheerleading should pick up forms in room 611, 313, or The Welcome Center. All forms are due September 21st. Please see Mrs. Leslie or Ms. Armel with any questions!

     

    Area 51, Woodgrove's sketch comedy club and improv group, will be hosting auditions after school on Thursday, September 6th in the Black Box. No experience needed!

     

    August 31

    If you're interested in auditioning for the Women's Acappella Group, "Belle Tones", please see Mrs. Morgan in room 803. Auditions will be on September 6th at 8am in room 803 and the audition piece will be the National Anthem.

     

    If you're interested in singing with Woodgrove's all-male acappella group, the interest meeting will be on September 11th at 8am in room 803. Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays before school.

     

    August 30

    "Just So" rehearsal on Friday, August 31st will include the entire company from 4-6pm. The focus will be on the opening number!

     

    Congratulations to all three volleyball teams on their wins over Liberty last night! Great team effort!

     August 29

    Theatre Auditions: Are you interested in joining the cast of the Fall show? Don't fret! Your chance awaits! An additional audition will be held on Wednesday, September 5th from 4-6pm in the Black Box. See Mr. Noland for details or if you have questions.

     

     

    August 28

     

    The first Battle of the Books meeting will be held after school on Wednesday, August 29th. The meeting will be held outside of the Library and will end at 5:00pm. Anyone who is interested is welcome! Contact: Mrs. Wilburn

     

    There will be a girls' tennis interest meeting at 8:45am on Friday, August 31st in room 404. All girls who are planning on participating this season should plan to attend. Contact: Mr. Sharp

     

    Global Ambassadors will meet after school this Thursday, August 30th in room L208. 

     

    August 27

    Last Friday was a big day for Woodgrove Football with a 56-14 win over Armstrong of Richmond! This Friday we travel to Massaponax--see you there!

     

    The Woodgrove Debate Team is looking for students who are looking to improve their thinking, writing, and speaking skills. Competitive debate offers many opportunities for you to develop a deep understanding of  many of the most important social, economic, political, and ethical issues relevant in the world today and to learn how to develop and defend arguments supporting different points of view on those issues. Students will learn many valuable skills that will help in the academic life, including research and writing. Students will also learn skills that will help with college applications and be a benefit for any career, as students will learn how to support arguments with evidence and articulate their position clearly and forcefully. No previous experience is required, and students will be matched with a peer mentor to help them learn. The first team practice is on Tuesday after school in room 407. Please consider stopping by! 

     

     

    August 23, 2018-Welcome Students!

     

    The Theatre Dept. will hold the first rehearsal for the fall show "Just So" on Friday, August 24th from 4-6pm in the Black Box.