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News and Announcements
WVW Band Performs in District 9 Festival
Thirteen Wyoming Valley West High School Band members participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 9 festival 2017 at Valley View High School  on February  10th and 11th.


First Row- Adam Harbaugh, Tessa Liskosky, Courtney Costello, Nicole McNelis, Allura Dixon and Alex Brandreth.
Second Row- Joe Konopke, Caroline Keeler, Eric Lawson, Adam Sivak, John Shimp, Zack Brandreth and Abby Bonczewski



Support the WVW MUSIC Program:
The Wyoming Valley West Educational Foundation is fundraising to support an instrument replacement project which will initially focus on  high school orchestra with hopes to replace instruments throughout the district. A foundation board member offered to match the first $1000.00 raised for this project.  If you wish to donate or request more information, please go to the WVW Educational Foundation website link to donate or for contact information:     
http://www.wvweducationalfoundation.org/​
Clicking this site will lead you away from the Wyoming Valley West Web page to an outside organization. Wyoming Valley West does not control the information nor maintain the links on the remote website and will not be responsible for the information accessed.
January Students of the Month
Wyoming Valley West High School recently chose their January Seniors of the Month.

Photo Credit Erica Harned

Pictured from left, Dave Novrocki, Principal, Sabrina Seitz, Stephen Berger, Thomas Lyall, Adam Harbaugh, Chris Barnic, Assistant Principal; Tara Carey, Assistant Principal.

High School and Middle School Spring Physicals
WVW Orchestra Performs in District 9 Festival
Wyoming Valley West High School Orchestra members participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 9 festival 2017 at the Elk Lake School District on January 26th and 27th.



Bottom left: AnnaMarie Rodriguez, Christine Eyer (orchestra director), Juliette Pettersen
Second row from the left: Nicole McNelis, Aria DeSilva, Jillian Dunn, Michala Dennis, Evan Covert
Back Row from the left: Andrea Shaw, Donjeta Ahmetaj, Matthew Rogalski, Cassie Dierolf, Abby Bonczeski, Alex Brandreth, Allura Dixon, Joe Konopke, Sebastian Allen, Brandon Shaw
 
Shoe Drive Campaign

Please help support the Middle School by donating used and new shoes at your schools collection box.
 
The WVW Middle School is starting a shoe drive campaign.  This is a great way to empty closets, save the environment, help micro-enterprises, and make some money. The proceeds will be used towards educational experiences outside of the classroom for our middle school students.  Please see the attached documents for additional information and a list of the micro-enterprise countries that will also benefit from our drive.

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February 6th - The Middle school will kick off the campaign.
 
During the campaign our elementary buildings, high school, local colleges, synagogues, churches, gyms, and some businesses will also have collection boxes. 
 
We would like your assistance in making this campaign successful.  
 
Weeks 1-6 February 6th-March 17th collection of shoes 
Weeks 7-8 March 20th- April 1st.  preparation of shoes for shipment
 
All shoes will be collected to include flip flops and bedroom slippers except ice skates and roller skates.
 
Thank you in advance for your support.
Student Publication Information

       Interim Literary Arts Magazine is currently accepting submissions of all types of original writing, artwork, and photography. Students can submit works electronically by e-mailing interim@wvwsd.org, or they can submit print copies with the submission form attached to Mrs. Ulitchney in room 403. Submission forms can be found in English, art, and music rooms as well as on bulletin boards throughout the building.
 
       Toward the end of the school year, Interim publishes one magazine with a collection of student work which can be purchased for five dollars.  The magazine debuts at the annual Arti Gras Festival in the spring. This is a great opportunity for students to showcase their talents and have their own original works professionally published.

 
WVW Choir Performed for Rotary
The Wyoming Valley West Concert Choir entertained the Kingston Rotary with holiday musical selections at Theo’s Metro during their annual holiday party on December 21, 2016.  Students performed under the direction of their choral teacher, Mr. Gardzalla.


 
December Seniors of the Month
Wyoming Valley West high school's faculty and staff recently chose their December seniors of the month.


Pictured, from left, Dave Novrocki, principal; Nina Dellarte; Eric Krushinski; Payton Boler; Ryan Bird; Chris Barnic, assistant principal; Tara Carey, assistant principal. Photo Credit Danielle Cook.

King's College Mathematics Contest
On December 7th , eleven students represented Wyoming Valley West at the annual King's College Mathematics Contest.  The test included an individual contest in the morning followed by a team relay competition in the afternoon.  Andrew Faul placed 9th overall, and Jerry Wiernusz, Zeke Berger, and Ryan Bird also performed well among more than 100 high school students from across the region. Pictured, front row, from left Andrea Shaw, Andrew Faul, Jon Derhammer. 


Second row, from left,  

Alex Brandreth, Joe Hoskins, Zachary Brandreth, Joe Konopke. Third row, from left,  Mr. Ed Groth, Jerry Wiernusz, Ryan Bird, Joe Motovidlak. Missing from photo,  Zeke Berger
 

 
STEM Cardboard Boat Race
Students in Mrs. Gordon's Classes built their vessels and participated in STEM Cardboard Boat Races at the Wyoming Valley West pool on November 10th.

 
 
November Seniors
Wyoming Valley West High School faculty and staff recently chose their November Seniors of the Month. Pictured, from left, Dave Novrocki, principal; Joseph Novitski; Olivia Winters; Madison Matello; Aaron Austin; Chris Barnic, assistant principal; Tara Carey, assistant principal.


Photo credit- Molly Roper.

Music Festival
High School Chorus students participated at the Luzerne County Chorus Festival at Dallas High School in November.




 
Music students participate Halloween Event
Wyoming Valley West High School Tri-M Music Honor Society members handed out candy at the Plymouth Trunk or Treat in October 2016.


 

 
WVW Brass Band and Student Council Support Local Veterans
Members of the WVW High School Brass Band and Student Council provided music and speeches honoring veterans at the annual Veterans Day ceremony held at the World War I monument in Plymouth.

Front Row (from left): Joseph Konopke, Allura Dixon, Alana Andreoli, Brandon Valdez, Sweta Patel, Student Council President; Nicole McNelis, John Mazur, American Legion Commander; and Christina Sickler, Student Council Adviser. Back Row (from left): Joshua Miller, Brendan Woods, Andrew Kolojejchick, Band Director; Ian Cavalari, Caroline Keeler, John Shimp, Adam Sivak, Frankie Bellia, Adam Harbaugh, Ayden Warunek, and Colin Matello.

 
Veterans Day Assembly
Wyoming Valley High School faculty and students recently welcomed WWII veteran Alan Moskin, as a guest speaker in honor of Veterans Day. Moskin was a member of the 66th Infantry, 71st Division, part of General Pattan's 3rd Army. His company participated in the liberation of the Gunskirchen Concentration Camp, a sub-camp of Mauthausen. Mr. Moskin presently resides in Nanuet, NY and he has spoken to middle school and high school students all along the east coast.

Pictured, from left, Chris Barnic, assistant principal; Anthony Dicton, teacher; David Novrocki, high school principal; Alan Moskin; Mrs. Moskin; Tara Carey, assistant principal; Debbie Troy, middle school principal.

 
October Students of the Month



 Photo Credit: Mariah Carey, Photojournalism student.

Wyoming Valley West High School recently selected their October seniors of the month. From left, Christopher Barnic, assistant principal; Jake Shemo; Gabriela Smicherko; Tara Carey, assistant principal;  Sweta Patel; Sean Judge; David Novrocki, principal.
 

 
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Student Council Atteneded Senior Expo


Members of Student Council recently assisted senior citizens at the Senior Expo held at the Kingston Armory. From left: Mike Chmiola, adviser; Sweta Patel, president; Allie Shulskie, vice president; Stephanie Sepko, Dianna Higgins, Brooke Taylor, Emily Gerlach, and Christina Sickler, adviser.

 
Yearboooks
WVW 2016 yearbooks are on sale during all lunches for $70.00. Don't miss out on the 50th anniversary edition!!  Checks can be made payable to the WVW activity fund.







 
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Order your 2016 Yearbook now
2016 Yearbook orders, $70.00 : http://www.jostensyearbooks.com 
 

Support the students with an Ad:  http://www.jostens.com/yearbookads 

"Yearbook ads are on sale now! Last day to order: 5/15/2016
Parents of Seniors and Business Owners:  
Create a custom color ad for your senior or business. Online purchases only.

Full page 300.00
1/2 page 150.00
1/4 page 75.00
1/8 page 40.00
 
Thank you for your patronage!
WVW Charge Policy

The Wyoming Valley West School District Cafeteria is serviced with a student account system.  This system is a pre-paid program that allows students to deposit their meal money into their meal accounts to be used to purchase meals, snacks, and beverages.  Please read the following policy on making deposits, charging to your students’ accounts, and payments returned due to insufficient funds.
 
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