Warsaw Community High School Makes Changes To Dated System

WARSAW — Warsaw Community High School is making some changes to the grading and ranking system, as are many competitive districts around the state and nation. The first of such changes will be beginning with the class of 2020, WCS will move from the 12.0 GPA scale to … Read More

Warsaw Community Schools Neuroscience Training for WCS Bus Drivers and Warsaw Community Youth Workers

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools through strategic planning initiatives during the 2016-2017 school year, identified student wellness (social- emotional) as a top priority. Through a community summit held last March during the Lilly Endowment Counseling Initiative Planning Grant process, a group of educators and community leaders gained the … Read More

IDOE Awards $50,000 Leesburg Elementary DLI Grant

WARSAW — The Indiana Department of Education has announced this week the grant recipients of the Indiana Dual Language Immersion Pilot Program. Leesburg Elementary has been selected to receive $50,000 in support of creation of a dual language program, which will be implemented in the 2018-2019 school year. … Read More

Warsaw Community Schools ‘Back To The Days’ Receives Community Support

WARSAW — Warsaw Community School has received two grants from the Kosciusko County Community Foundation in support of the 2018 Back to the Days event. The grants include $3,000 from the Jerry and Norma Ferguson Community Fund and a $3,214 grant from the Kosciusko REMC Operation Round Up … Read More

Warsaw Community High School In Preliminary Stages To Receive Student Activities Center

WARSAW — Warsaw Community High School is in the preliminary stages of constructing a student activities center and completing structural improvements. During the Warsaw School Board meeting held Monday, June 19, chief financial officer Brandon Penrod advised the board that the Warsaw Community Schools Facility Committee recommended the … Read More

Warsaw Students Win Two Awards At National Contest For National History Day

WARSAW — The Indiana Historical Society proudly announces four students from Warsaw Community Schools won two awards at the National Contest for National History Day, which took place June 11 through 15 at the University of Maryland’s campus in College Park, Maryland. Keller Bailey, Jason Benyousky, Geoffrey Hochstetler … Read More

Lincoln Elementary Students Host Medieval Banquet

WARSAW — Students at Lincoln Elementary School transformed the STEM lab into a medieval banquet hall from the year 1215. Third and fourth graders in Jane Zellers’ class hosted a bi-annual medieval banquet for guests of all ages on Friday, May 19. Students researched medieval time period and prepare … Read More

WCS Announces Zimmer Biomet Partnership Grant

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools is proud to announce the continued partnership of Zimmer Biomet through a recent grant award. The grant, which totals $50,000, will be utilized to further STEM and MakerSpace initiatives at Warsaw Community School. Warsaw Schools have enjoyed a long-standing partnership with Zimmer Biomet, … Read More

WACC Students Excel At Purdue Engineering Expo

WARSAW — On Thursday, March 30, Warsaw Area Career Center sent 50 students to participate at the Purdue Engineering Expo, a competition where students learn about the engineering field and demonstrate their engineering progress. Throughout the event students had to design a tower made of straws capable of … Read More

Leesburg Student Council Enriches Lives Of Others

LEESBURG — On Saturday, March 25, Leesburg Elementary Student Council members put their raking skills to the test at Camp Crosley. They were challenged to serve and “be the good” in the world as they worked together to rake mulch. The camp needed the mulch in their adventure … Read More

Lincoln Elementary Chess Team Places Second In State Finals

WARSAW — One chess team from Lincoln Elementary School placed second in its division at the Scholastic Chess Indiana Team State Finals on Saturday, March 25. Three chess teams from LES went to the finals held in Hammond last weekend. One third grade and under team placed second, … Read More

WCS Enters UVA School Acceleration Partnership

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools has entered into an unprecedented partnership with the University of Virginia, Darden School of Business and the Curry School of Education as Indiana’s first school acceleration program (UVA Partners for Leadership in Education). The Indiana Department of Education approached WCS to consider the … Read More

Warsaw FFA Leadership Development Event Results

WARSAW — Congratulations to all the Warsaw FFA members who competed in the District 2 Leadership Development Events at Rochester High School on Friday, March 10.  Cheers to those that won first place and qualify for state competition in June at the Indiana FFA Convention. Here are the results: … Read More

Sixth Grader At Harrison Elementary Runner-Up In Regional Spelling Bee

  WARSAW — A sixth grader at Harrison Elementary was runner-up in the Journal Gazette’s 63rd Annual Regional Spelling Bee. The spelling bee was held Saturday, March 11 at IPRW’s Rhinehart Music Center. Sixth grader Aditya “Adi” Vaidya placed second of 17 top spellers from northeast Indiana and … Read More

Music In Our Schools, Middle School Band, Choir And Orchestra Concert

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools Music Department is observing Music in Our Schools Month. Did you know that March is officially designated as “Music in Our Schools Month” by the Music Education National Association? This is a time to celebrate all the music programs offered in Warsaw Community … Read More

WCS Students Qualify For NHD State Competition

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools’ students recently participated in the National History Day regional competition Saturday, Feb. 25, at St. Mary’s College in South Bend. Four teams from Edgewood Middle School and one sixth grade team attended the event. Of the teams who participated, four will move on … Read More