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

WCS Selected for $75,000 IDOE Digital Learning Grant

WARSAW —The Indiana Department of Education’s Digital Learning Grant supports districts ready to launch thoughtful 1:1 implementation plans. It also supports districts that have assessed their current 1:1 implementation and are prepared to take the next steps, such as expanding grade levels or replicating successes from pilot projects. … Read More

Warsaw Community Schools Kindergarten Round-Up For the 2017-2018 School Year

WARSAW —Warsaw Community Schools announce the Kindergarten Round-Up for all incoming 2017-2018 Kindergarten students and parents at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 9. Kindergarten Round-Up is held at all elementary schools in the district. Incoming kindergarten students should be age five on or before Aug. 1, 2017, according … Read More

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Public Invited For Warsaw Textbook Review

WARSAW — Social studies teachers at both Lakeview and Edgewood middle schools have spent the past few months reviewing many textbooks in great detail in order to select the best resource for our students. Also presented were science materials that have been piloted at the elementary level over … Read More

WCHS Freshman Places Second In Poetry Contest

WARSAW — Warsaw Community High School freshman Joshua Fisher placed second in the Indiana State Poetry Out Loud Championship on Saturday, Feb. 18. The Poetry Out Loud competition began in the fall at high schools all over the state of Indiana. Participating students chose poems to memorize from … Read More

Lincoln Students Attend Wedding of Q and U

WARSAW — Kindergarten students at Lincoln Elementary recently celebrated the union of two letters in matrimony. For the past two years, students in Carla Milliman, Leah Kilgore and Shelby Beam’s classes have had the opportunity to combine phonics with lessons on etiquette and marriage. “I have organized with … Read More

Nethercutt Named US Presidential Scholar Candidate

WARSAW — Bradley J. Nethercutt, a graduating senior at Warsaw Community High School, has been named one of more than 4,000 candidates in the 2017 US Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.5 million students expected to graduate from US high schools in the year … Read More

CCMLK Announces Third Annual Black History Month Student Art Display

WARSAW — The Committee to Commemorate Martin Luther King is proud to announce its third annual Black History Month Art Display. 2017’s display will again be hosted by the Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts and will feature student artwork from Warsaw Community Schools celebrating the life and … Read More

K21 Grant To Further WCS Physical Education Programming

WARSAW — Warsaw Community Schools has announced the receipt of a grant totaling $22,800 from the K21 Health Foundation to be utilized for physical education equipment. The grant will be utilized to purchase new physical education equipment that will help WCS shift from a culture of teaching about … Read More

Leesburg Students Explore The Solar System

LEESBURG — Leesburg fifth graders have the opportunity to explore the solar system during science classes this quarter. Students in Mrs. Kreider’s class kicked off their unit with a fun activity that had them saying, “Look how far away Neptune is! He’s all the way down the hallway … Read More

WCS Students To Attend State Chess Tournament

WARSAW — On Saturday, Jan. 28, nine students from Warsaw Community Schools will attend the Indiana Individual State Chess Tournament at Pike High School in Indianapolis. The event, which hosts competitors from the elementary to high school level, will begin at 9 a.m. Jan 28. In order to … Read More

Warsaw Community Schools Awarded Lilly Endowment Counseling Initiative Planning Grant

Warsaw – On Friday, Jan. 20,  the Lilly Endowment announced Warsaw Community Schools as a recipient of a Lilly Endowment Counseling Initiative Planning Grant of $50,000. This grant was established to give opportunity to strengthen Indiana K-12 Counseling in schools and to implement best practices to prepare students … Read More