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Calendars and Grading Adjustments Approved in March Board Meeting
03/05/2021
The regularly scheduled March meeting of the Weakley County Board of Education included adjustments to the current calendar, approval of the 2021-22 calendar, and expanded opportunities for academic scholars.
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MES 5th Grader Advances to Top 10 Spellers in State
03/01/2021
Martin Elementary School Spelling Bee Champion Ellie Freeman competed in the statewide spelling bee this weekend in Nashville. By successfully completing online tests, she advanced to the top 50 and ultimately to the top 10 who were then invited to Nissan Stadium for the weekend’s final in-person contest.
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Local Farmers Hoping to Hatch Love of Ag with County 2nd Graders
03/01/2021
No gender reveals or showers are planned but before March is over, Weakley County will be experiencing a baby boom of sorts.
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Dresden High Claims Regional Ethics Bowl Title for Second Year
02/25/2021
Another trophy graces the halls of Dresden High School thanks to students who “train” by researching and discussing what they find.
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Weakley Students - Taking Care of Business
02/25/2021
As Career and Technical Education month comes to a close, we turn the spotlight on business.
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Dresden & Westview Take Home Regional FBLA Wins, Advance to State
02/25/2021
Business students in Weakley County once again made their marks at the annual Future Business Leaders of America competitions. And several are on their way (virtually at least) to more state level events.
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Weakley County Schools Livestock Production Farm Adds Acreage & Options
02/22/2021
Thanks to the patient and persistent pursuit of a dream, community support, and a local university committed to the advancement of agriculture, the Weakley County Schools Livestock Production Farm is growing.
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April Set for Installation of Greenfield School's New Greenhouse
02/22/2021
Greenfield School will soon be guaranteeing that no matter the weather, students will have the opportunity to plant some seeds and watch them grow with the installation of a new greenhouse.
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Career and Technical Education Options at Weakley County Schools Continue to Grow
02/09/2021
From PPE to four-stroke engines, from cutting metal to whipping cream, from raising hogs to serving appetizers -- the CTE offerings at WCS are diverse and expanding.
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Board Accepts Land Gift and Hears Report on COVID-19 Relief Funding
02/05/2021
Weakley County School Board members heard an update on the second round of COVID-19 relief federal funding, calendared graduation and received a donation of land in their February meeting.
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VanCleave, Vaughn and King Named Weakley County's Teachers of the Year
02/04/2021
Helping students find their voice, close learning gaps and meet goals, and ensuring they feel safe enough to risk failure in order to ultimately excel are among the motivating factors that led to this year’s District Teachers of the Year -- Cassie King, Paige Vaughn and Danielle VanCleave -- claiming the honor.
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VanCleave Adds Heart and Experiences to Sharon Classroom
02/04/2021
Danielle VanCleave was recently named the Pre-K – 4th grade Teacher of the Year for Weakley County Schools. A stop by her classroom soon reveals the classroom management, attention to goals, and outside-the-box (actually school in her case) thinking that earned her the recognition.
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Dresden's Cassie King Encourages Students to Find and Use Their Voices
02/04/2021
Every teacher in a rural school knows that his or her contribution will not solely be in the classroom, standing before students, passing along knowledge. Cassie King, Weakley County’s Teacher of the Year for grades 9-12 seems to thrive on it.
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Westview Seniors Expand Perspectives with Civil Rights Timeline
02/04/2021
Westview seniors completed the “Breaking the Chains: Civil Rights Movement" timeline in November and it continues to hang in the hallway as February marks Black History month. The topic was chosen as part of Debbie Kerley's Contemporary Issues class.
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Paige Vaughn Reads the Room to Promote Reading at Gleason
A stop by Gleason School and the attributes that secured Paige Vaughn’s being named Weakley County’s Teacher of the Year for grades 5-8 are clearly evident. She manages the classroom from the moment students cross the threshold. Student comments are heard and affirmed and, if needed, quickly rerouted to stay on topic. Her broad smile welcomes feedback and her eyes lock into the questioner to assure them that she is not just hearing their comments but listening to what they are not saying as well.
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