Attn: Parents of 8th Graders
WHS will be hosting an incoming freshman Parent Orientation on January 18th, 2017 at 7:00 PM.  Keep an eye out for a flyer coming home with your 8th grader soon.  Please RSVP to Jennifer Jenkins at or call 856-769-0144 ext. 55271 
Attn: Everyone 
The Salem County Career and Technical High School will be hosting information Sessions for each of their academies in January, 2017.   Please click here for the flyer.
The Marine Corps Recruiting Station NJ presents the "Marine Officer and Enlisted Opportunities Workshop," which will include an introduction and description to all available Marine Corps college scholarship opportunities, as well as Marine Corps enlisted opportunities and benefits. 
DATE: Friday, January 20th, 2017
TIME: 9:00 am to 1:30 pm
LOCATION: The Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel, 515 US-1, Iselin, NJ 08830 
For more info see Ms. Jenkins in guidance.
The Juvenile Conference Committee (JCC) is looking for youth volunteers to serve in the juvenile adjudication process and in serving their peers at risk to prevent offenders from drifting into a life of crime.  See Ms. Jenkins in guidance for an application or more info. 
Inspira Health Network is looking for dependable students to volunteer at their local hospitals.  This experience is perfect for anyone interested in the medical field or for someone who needs service hours.  Please see your school counselor for details and application information.  Contact your counselor for more info.
New Failure to Complete Assignment Procedures (FTCA)
There has been a new FTCA policy starting with the 2016-17 school year.  When an assignment has not been completed and turned in when due a zero will be put into powerschool with a comment indicating that the assignment was missing.  If the assignment is completed within the 5 school day grace period, it is graded for full credit, but the student must still serve the academic detention.  If the assignment is not completed within the 5 school days the zero will stay.
2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults. Volunteers are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face, and we are available 24/7 365 days a year.
The link to College Board's list of cancelled SAT tests is 
The Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) program at SCC is a great opportunity for eligible students to receive not only assistance with funding their education but services to assist them with being successful at SCC such as tutoring, counseling and academic advising.  The program also sponsors workshops and field trips to engage EOF students outside of the classroom.  If you have questions about the EOF program, please do not hesitate to contact Alyssa Quirk at 856-351-2227 or
Seniors interested in applying for a seat in SCC's Nuclear Energy Technology (NET) or Scientific Glass Technology (SGT)The seats in these two programs fill up quickly in the Fall, so don’t miss out!  Information on the additional requirements for admissions into these programs can be found at

 Students interested in Nursing need to attend a Nursing Information Session.  Students can register for these sessions at admission packets are due in early April, so any Seniors interested in the Nursing program must complete the admissions process and additional requirements prior to April.

There is a comprehensive updated list of scholarships on Naviance. Just log into your account on family connection and click on scholarships at the top.  This list is updated as new scholarships come in, please check it regularly.  Also visit 
Last Modified on January 3, 2017