Congrats to Blowing Rock's Shooting Stars
Sam Brandon 8th grade - Visual
Evan Cutlip 3rd grade - Visual
Janie Soucek 8th grade - Visual
Jillian Russert 8th grade - Visual
8th-grader Grace Sears' Dance Group will perform the opening act!
3rd Louie Winger- banjo "Foggy Mountain Special"
4th Olivia Winger- fiddle "Cherokee Shuffle"
4th Montana Rattler & Darla Bachman- gymnastics "Dynamic Duo"
4th William Greene- clogging "Swingin"
5th Sydney Marsh- vocal "Colors of the Wind"
7th Ava Cutlip- dance "Resolve"
7th Brianna Anderson- vocal "Part of Your World"
Empty BowlsEMPTY BOWLS 2018 at WHS - SATURDAY MARCH 24 - 4:30-6:00We hope you will join us for this year's Empty Bowls fundraiser at WHS on Saturday, March 24. Over the past 17 years, members of our community have come together to raise $108,900 for our Hunger & Health Coalition.Tickets are $20, and you choose/keep a handmade bowl created by local potters, students, and teachers. You'll enjoy a simple meal of delicious soup, bread, drink, and dessert - all donated by generous local restaurants/stores, parents, and WHS foods, classes. Live music is performed by Performing Arts students, including a sneak, peek at this year's Musical "Cinderella Enchanted." Our table decorations are created by Visual Art students and are for sale. We also have a silent auction table with a variety of items donated by generous local artists, businesses, and community members. All proceeds go to the Watauga County Hunger & Health Coalition.Tickets can be purchased in advance at WHS front office and at WCS County office (cash or checks), and at the Empty Bowls beginning at 4:30.We hope to see you this Saturday at Empty Bowls 2018!Thank You,Brett McDonough & Dacia TretheweyWHS Empty Bowls Coordinators
Congrats to Ms. Hodges
Blowing Rock's Teacher of the Year
Girls On The Run
Meets Tuesday and Thursday
All rising 6th, 7th, and 8th are eligible to participate in the Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarship essay contest. Winners receive a scholarship to attend the NC State Girls' Basketball Camp or the UNC Roy Williams Boy's Basketball Camp.
More information can be found at http://
**Coach D has more information and forms in the gym, please come see me if interested.**
Lost and Found
It's cold! Are you looking for a coat, sweatshirt, shirt, hat you've not seen in a while? Check Lost and Found! It's been revamped to make it easier to locate lost items. Short on time to look? Be sure to join our Blowing Rock School PTO Facebook page. There's a 'Lost and Found' photo album there where pictures of found items are being posted.
Click on this link for additional info: Additional Information
YearbookYour 8th-grade yearbook staff is working diligently on your 2017-18 yearbook. Yearbooks are on sale now. All books are now $30.00. Don't miss out on the memories!Link: jostensyearbooks.comLocal LibraryWCS Partners with Watauga County Public LibraryWatauga County Schools and the Watauga County Public Library are partnering to support students’ ongoing education. We share the belief that a love of books and learning is a strong foundation for student success and we are working together to provide every Watauga County student access to books and resources found at their public library. WCS students will be able to check out material at the public library with their student ID number starting Oct. 1.For more information, or for an opt-out form, please click here or visit your school's main office. Parents who wish to opt out should submit this form to their school's main office.
Whenever possible, transportation changes need to be made before 2:00, please. This ensures we relay the information to the teacher and student before release. Thank you so much.
When to Stay Home