Thu, January 26Winston Churchill's Got Talent Performance
Fri, January 27Professional Day for Teachers - no school for students
Mon, January 302nd Semester Begins-3rd Marking Period Begins
Fri, February 3Private School Parent and Student Meeting at 8:35 am
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Vision Statement of WCHS: Where all are proud to belong. Mission Statement: All Churchill students will achieve academic success and social-emotional well being as a result of superior instruction, a welcoming environment, and strong support from peers, staff, and community members. Do you have ideas to help create, ensure, and maintain a school environment that is welcoming and representative of all? Are you ready to engage in dialogue with your fellow peers to identify actionable steps towards this goal? Then come to our first student focus group lunch session on Wednesday, January 25th in room 229. Click for more information.
Date: February 3, 2017 Time: 8:35 a.m. Location: Room 126
Date: February 6, 2017 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Auditorium (Snow Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2017)
Take advantage of this great opportunity to take a practice ACT, one of the two college entrance exams used for college admissions. This is a full length test that will be scored by our professional testing partner. You will receive a score report and the opportunity to discuss the results with an experienced ACT tutor, however, there is no obligation to purchase their services. There is a $15 fee which is a fundraiser for Churchill. Register for the MOCK ACT online. Go to the Churchill homepage and click on the “Online School Payment Icon” on the lower left side of the homepage. Click title for more information.
It is the expectation that all students enrolled in an Advanced Placement (AP) class will, in May, sit for the AP Exam in that course. Students must register/sign up for the each exam they plan to take. The fee for each exam is $95. Upon successful completion of the exam students may receive college course credit. More information about online registration and testing will be available mid-January. Registration will take place February 1-24, 2017. A calendar of testing dates is available by clicking the title above. Please direct questions to Mrs. Zimmerman, AP Test Administrator, Luana_P_Zimmerman@mcpsmd.org
Each year, Winston Churchill High School offers students in grades 10, 11 and 12 the opportunity to take a career exploration assessment, the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery). The ASVAB test will be administered Wednesday, February 8 at 7:45 a.m., periods 1-4. This will be handled as an “in school field trip” and students will be excused from class. Click title for more information.
Centrally developed quarterly assessments
will be administered each marking period in courses for which there was
previously a countywide final exam; to count for 10% of the marking
period grade. Click to find out more information.
The winners of the Parking Lottery, and those seniors wishing to apply for street parking, will need to complete the attached form.
Principal:Dr. Joan Benz
Asst. Principals:Ms. Doreen BrandesMr. Stephen ReckMr. Bradley RohnerAsst. School Administrator:Dr. La Faye BurrisAddress: 11300 Gainsborough RoadPotomac, MD 20854
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