High School News

Thank You to All Who Helped Make College and Career Week a Success

Posted on: October 30, 2018
street road signs

WHS College and Career Week


College and Career Week took place Oct.22-26th for all WHS students to explore and learn about different educational pathways and careers.  The activities throughout the week promoted students to ask questions focused on education training, careers programs with WLS staff, community members, business partners, college counselors, and parents. 

#MotivationalMonday - Kick-off, every period of the day, teachers created conversation with their students about the college they attended followed by Q and A.

#Tailor-MadeTuesday – Focused on each student’s personal career choice for the future or their personal dominate characteristic trait.  They dressed for the occasions and earned themselves ice cream for lunch.  

#Well-ConnectedWednesday - Connect Homerooms worked as a team to decorate their homeroom door in a college and career theme. Congratulations to Mrs. Syvertsen and Mrs. Simpsons Connect Classes for being the top two winners.

#ThrowbackThursday - Teacher led discussions about their personal career journey and different pathways taken.  Students made connections and reflected on the many different educational avenues and careers one can travel.

#Fun&FashionableFriday - College Career Fair was from 8-10AM, Students wore favorite college sweatshirt, cookout lunch.

The colleges and businesses that attended the WHS College and Career Fair on Oct 26th:


AIC - College of Design, Art Academy of Cincinnati, Bowling Green University, Cedarville University, Cincinnati State –Middletown, Columbus College of Art & Design,

Kettering College, Northern Kentucky University, Miami University -Oxford, Ohio University, Sinclair College, The Modern College of Design, Thomas More College,

University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, University Northern Kentucky University, University of North Western Ohio, University of Toledo, Wilmington College, Wright State University, and Wright State University -Sculpture College


Atrium Medical Center, GMi Companies, Lebanon Kroger Marketplace, Irongate Realtors, Alfons Haar, Inc., Otterbein Senior Life, APPRO-RX Waynesville Pharmacy, Recovery Defined

Project Search Otterbein, Warren County Adult Technical Center, Peoples Bank,

Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America, Inc., The INTERalliance of Greater Cincinnati,

Siemens- Engineer Software Designs, Caesar Creek Veterinarian   Animal Clinic,

Deputy Adam Sturgill Law Enforcement, Byers Chiropractor, Lebanon Citizens National Bank,

Bartleigh Jane Salon, Wayne and Clearcreek Township Fire Department,

Building Official Gregg Taylor City of Springdale


Thank you to all the College and Business Participants and the WHS Students and Staff for making 2018 Career Week a success!


Thank You!
Abby J. Shinkle

Academic Planning 6-12
Waynesville High School
513-897-2776 Ext. 4009
Fax 513-897-2713


gymnasium college fair
gym full of tables and students
gym full of tables and students
gym full of tables and students
gym full of tables and students
gym full of tables and students

Announcement:  10-17-2018

October 22th-26th

College and Career Week







street signs