Friday, October 30, 2015

Let Your Imagination Fly!

Entries are currently being accepted for the PTA's  Reflections Program, a national contest to recognize and promote art in our schools. This year's theme is Let Your Imagination Fly. The deadline for applications is November 16th.  

Students may submit art in one or more of the following categories: dance, film production, literature, music composition, photography, and visual arts. Click on this link for more information: General Rules for Participation.

Additionally, each category has its own guidelines for how art is to be submitted. For example, in the film production category, videos are to be submitted on CD, DVD, or flash drive; must not exceed 5 minutes; and should be in one of the following file formats: AVI, MOV, MPG, MPEG, MP4, WMV, FLV or F4V. All of the rules for each specific art form can be found at NCPTA.org.

WECHS is permitted to submit 30 entries.  Please contact Amy Bonds at (910) 471-3528 for an application.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Reflections Entries Due By November 16th

The Reflections Program is sponsored by the National PTA as a way to promote and recognize arts in our schools.  Students can compete in the following categories:

  • dance choreography
  • film production
  • literature
  • music composition
  • photography
  • visual arts
This year's theme is "Let Your Imagination Fly." Entries from WECHS will be sent to the county for judging against other area high schools. Winners will then go on to regional, state, and national competitions. 

This is a great opportunity for our talented students to be recognized for their abilities above and beyond academics! We are permitted to submit 30 entries, and students may participate in more than one category.  

Specific rules for each category can be found on the NCPTA website (NCPTA.org) or by following this link:  http://ncpta.org/index.php/programs/reflections-arts-program/

Please contact PTSA President Amy Bonds at BondsFamily4@aol.com or (910) 471-3528 for a entry form or more information. All artwork MUST be turned in by November 16th so that we can meet county deadlines. 

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Wolfpack Dining on October 18th at Texas Roadhouse

Wolfpack Dining is coming up! Join us any time between 11:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 18th, at the Texas Roadhouse located at 230 Eastwood Road (near Kohl's).

Take a copy of the attached flyer with you and present it to the waitress. WECHS PTSA will receive 10% of your total bill. You MUST show the flyer in order for us to get credit. Please share the flyer with friends, family, and neighbors!  

Thank you for supporting WECHS. See you at Texas Roadhouse!

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Attractions Books Due Thursday

Please return any unsold Attractions Books by Thursday, October 8thAll payments and book orders must be turned in by Thursday in order to be eligible for prizes.

Attractions Books are $25 each.  Checks should be made payable to WECHS PTSA. You may also purchase them online by going to attractionsbook.com/ezpay and using the code wechs.

Thanks for your support!