Tuff Wally is coming...

Updates at www.wgss.ca/tuffwally

 

TRACK AND FIELD/GATOR ONLINE STORE

Our Gator Track and Field coach, Gary Lutes, has created an online store for students and parents.  Although primarily for the Track and Field Team, anyone is welcome to purchase from this site.  Mr. Lutes will have sample sizes for students to try on right after spring break.  Here is the link to the site:

https://walnut15.itemorder.com/sale?read_message=true

Check out the styles and prices here

 

Theatre in the Grove presents...

April 9, 10, 11 and 16, 17, 18 - 7:00 pm

April 18 - 2:00 pm

Adults $15, Students and Seniors $12

Seating is limited so reserve your tickets now!

Call 604.882.0220, extension 580 or at www.theatreinthegrove.weebly.com/

Mathletes!

Pascal, Cayley and Fermat scores are in. Check with your math teacher. 

Grads - Win a Samsung Galaxy S Tablet!

Return your Dry Grad raffle tickets and money to the office before Spring Break to be entered into the exclusive sellers draw.  This table is one of the latest models, has a 10.1" screen and is valued at over $600!  One entry for each raffle ticket book sold.  Entry deadline is Friday, March 13.  For more tickets contact Kate Ludlum kdludlam@shaw.ca or call her at 604.365.6113

Grade 8 Girls Basketball Team - Provincial Champions!

Congratulations to the coaches, Grant Inkster and Glenn Knodel, and all the grade 8 girls who are members of the Gator basketball team! On Saturday afternoon at Pitt Meadows Secondary School, the team captured the Grade 8 Provincial Championship with a convincing 67-40 victory over Little Flower Academy! The win capped a perfect season for the team – 45 wins against 0 losses! It also is the first provincial championship for any girl’s basketball team at WGSS, beating the previous high of 5th place. Tavia Rowell was named the Most Valuable Player of the Provincial Tournament, Natalia Munro was named to the 1st All-Star team, and Jessica Wisotzki was named to the 2nd All-Star team! The team had advanced to the Championship game after defeating Clayburn from Abbotsford 46-33 on Friday afternoon! Well done girls and congratulations on a great season! We look forward to more great things from this very talented group of girls over the next five years!'

Team members:  Caroline Peterson, Grace Chalk, Michelle Tang, Sydney Wood, Victoria Smith, Tavia Rowell, Grace Wilkinson, Ayliffe Jones, Sophia Stevens, Jordan Jacobs, Natalie Monro, Jessica Wisotzki and Rolande Taylor. 

 

WGSS Vocal Jazz Choir

The WGSS Vocal Jazz Choir was awarded Best Vocal Jazz Ensemble in their class at the Surrey Envision Jazz Festival on Friday and Saturday (Feb 20/21) at the Bell Center in Surrey.  Mariya Oskam (grade 10) also won Best Vocal Jazz Soloist in her class and was awarded plaque and a monetary award by Long and McQuade Music. Four of our grade 12 students were nominated and performed Friday night in the Envision Jazz Festival Rep choir. They were: Karli Ferguson, Beulah Lee, Brian Kim and Josh Clelland.  Congratulations to all members of the Choir and to Mr. Angell.

 

WGSS Teacher Dance - BSB, Spice Girls, MJ 2014

"We Are Grove" WGSS Video 2014

Special thanks to vocalist Chelsea Ruppel @c_ruppel for lending her amazing voice to us!

2014/15 WGSS Calendar

Please click here to view the 2014/15 calendar.

Looking for your Marks?

Hey students. Looking for your marks on the new webpage?  Teachers are no longer organized by department.   Instead click STAFF in the main menu and find your teacher by last name.  If they have online marks or any other web presence, it will be linked on that page.

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Student Registration

Thank you for your interest in registering at Walnut Grove Secondary.  Our school is a large comprehensive high school which offers a wide variety of academic and elective opportunities for students. Graduation requirements and course descriptions are available for your information in our Course Planning Guide by clicking the 'Course Guide' button above.

Students who live outside the WGSS catchment area wishing to apply to attend  for 2015/16 will be able to do so starting Monday, January 19.  Students should complete the WGSS New Student Registration Form  and the Langley School District Registration Form.  A signed Cross Boundary Form from your catchment area school is also required. These forms should be submitted to the WGSS Office with supporting documents as the first step of the registration process.

Additional registration documents such as course selection forms and forms for specific programs are available under the ‘Counselling’ tab and the ‘Course Guide’ tab.

Gator Gossip

Parents - click on this link for the latest edition of Gator Gossip and this link for 10 Great Things about WGSS, our electronic newsletter which will be emailed home to parents on a regular basis.  If you did not receive a copy of Gator Gossip by email, that means that the school does not have your correct email address on file.  Please contact the main office and provide us with your correct email if you would like to receive email updates from the school.