High School News

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Ground-Breaking and Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

Posted on: September 20, 2019

Waynesville Schools ushered in a new page of its history on Tuesday holding two ceremonies to celebrate the completion of Phase I and the beginning of Phase II of its three (3) phased master facilities plan.  The morning ceremony focused on our

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Goodwill Drive to Victory - Band Edition

Posted on: September 20, 2019

The Goodwill Drive to Victory 'Band Edition' will be held the week of September 30th.  The contest will run Sept 30th-Oct 4th at noon.  In a combined effort with Waynesville First Baptist Church, the Goodwill Truck will be located in the

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Special Camouflage Jerseys from the Ohio National Guard

Posted on: September 20, 2019

In an Immediate Press Release from the Ohio National Guard, they announce their new Ohio Army National Guard camouflage jerseys will debut this weekend.  High school football teams all across the state of Ohio will be wearing special jerseys at

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Build It Challenge

Posted on: September 20, 2019

The challenge is to build an original game, gadget, or model from everyday materials like cardboard, duct tape, and recyclables. Students can work individually or on teams up to 4 members.  Bring finished creations to this special event

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Wayne Local Students will have Regular Schedule on Friday, Sept. 20th

Posted on: September 19, 2019

The career center accidentally sent a message to all students across all of Warren County, and this message is to clarify that only Warren County Career Center students do not have school tomorrow. 

All other Wayne Local students will be running on a regular schedule for Friday, September 20th.

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Project Gunlock

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Project Gunlock is a community safety initiative supported by the Village of Waynesville, Wayne Township, Mary L. Cook Public Library, Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce, Wayne Local Schools, and endorsed by "The Waynesville Way."  Collectively, we

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National See YOU at the Pole Day

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Wednesday, September 25th is National See You At the Pole Day.  Students can gather at the flag pole in front of the Middle School for a prayer rally.   September 25, 2019 7:05 AM - Waynesville Middle / HS Flag Pole 8:05 AM - Waynesville

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Friday Night Under the Lights Military Appreciation Game

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Friday night, September 20th will be a Military Appreciation Game under the lights of the Spartan Community Field. Waynesville vs. Bellbrook - Kickoff 7:00pm All active, retired, and veteran Military Members will be permitted free with valid ID. 

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Senior Anna Parry Named as Commended Student

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Congratulations to Anna K. Parry, WHS Senior, for being named “Commended Student” in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program!

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Practice ACT for all Juniors

Posted on: September 18, 2019

On October 22, all juniors will be taking a full-length practice ACT.  This test will provide valuable data to help prepare students for the official ACT in the spring. CCP and WCCC juniors are asked to take this as well. Students should bring a

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HS Parent Advisory Meeting

Posted on: September 18, 2019

There will be a Parent Advisory Meeting on September 25th for parents who wish to have dialogue with High School Principal, Dr. Ison.  

When:  Wednesday, September 25th
Where:  Spartan Room
Time:  5:30-7:00pm

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HELP WANTED... For Career Development Participants

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Waynesville High School is holding our annual College Career Fair from 8:00-11:00 a.m. on OCTOBER 11th,  2019 (Friday) to expose WHS students about different colleges and career program opportunities. This day provides students with a dynamic

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National Merit Semi-finalist for 2019

Posted on: September 18, 2019

WHS Senior, Brandon Blair, was notified with the honor of being selected as a National Merit Semifinalist for 2019.

He is one of 16,000 Semifinalists in the country and Canada to be recognized.

Congratulations to Brandon!  We are very proud of him!

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Zumba Fundraiser Combining Fitness and Fun

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Cheer Coach Tammy Burchfield along with the Junior High and High School Cheerleaders would like to invite you to participate in a seven week long Zumba fitness session beginning the week of September 10  There will be a total of 7 classes in the session.

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Caesar Creek State Park Partners with WHS within the Experiential Learning Program

Posted on: September 18, 2019

   Thank you to our hosts at Caesar Creek State Park for taking on Senior Adam Wilkerson as an Intern within the WHS Experiential Learning Program.  Adam is interested in attending Hocking College in the Fall of 2020.  Within this

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