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 West Plains High School
Principal - Jack Randolph
 602 East Olden Street
West Plains, MO 65775
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  • Daily Announcements.- February 8TH  

    Please rise for the Pledge as recited by:

    "I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Preserverance

    Friday’s Attendance

     

    Please wish Coach Simpkins a Happy birthday today!!!!

     

    Congratulations to the 9th Boys Basketball teams who beat Rolla Friday night.

    Congratulations to the Speech and Debate Team who placed 5th out of 20 teams at the Eldorado Springs Tournament Saturday.

     

    Guest Approval forms for the Midwinter dance are available in the office, they must be turned in by end of school tomorrow.

     

    Students need to bring their ID to the dance to be admitted to the dance.

     

     

    Todays activities:

     

    Monday 8 –    Spirit Day- 90’s day!!!!

    Jrs. scheduling presentation first hour cafeteria students called via intercom

                            Soph. scheduling presentation third hour cafeteria students called via intercom

    9/JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Lebanon 4:30p.m. Home

                           

     

    Tomorrow is Crazy Sock Day!!!!

     

                                 

     

     

     

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  • Daily Announcements- February 5th

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Cooperation

    Yesterday’s Attendance

     

    This national wear red day!!!! To show support for heart disease awareness!!!

     

    This is also national counselor appreciation week!!!!!!! Take some time to thank the great people in our counseling office.

     

    The following student won Area 13 Proficiency awards related to their SAE Project , they will be recognized at State Convention and compete against the other area winners in April.

    Cole Henry-Diversified Agriculture  

    Brett Wilbanks -Sheep Production

    Dana Vincent-Ag Services

    Patricia Evins –Goat Production  

    Emilia Martinez- Small Animal Production

    Cole Henry was also name Star Area Farmer and will be Competing for Star State Farmer in April. He is one of 16 students selected from across the State.

    Please Congratulate these students if you see them, they have worked hard.

    Guest Approval forms for the Midwinter dance are available in the office, they must be turned in by February 9th.

     

    Students need to bring their ID to the dance to be admitted.

     

    Today’s activities:

     

    Friday 5-         Sophomores meet in the Cafeteria during Zizzertime for Jostens Ring meeting

    9/JV/V Boys BB at Rolla 4:30p.m. Bus: 1:00p.m.

    Speech and Debate to Eldorado Springs Bus 10:00a.m.

    Skills USA to Waynesville – Bus leaves 6:00a.m.

     

     

    Saturday 6 –    ACT Testing 8:00a.m.

                            Speech and Debate at Eldorado Springs

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  • Daily Announcements.- February 3rd

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Cooperation

    Yesterday’s Attendance

     

    Congratulations to all who are signing letters of intent today.

     

    Guest Approval forms for the Midwinter dance are available in the office, they must be turned in by February 9th.

     

    Students need to bring their ID to the dance to be admitted.

     

    Todays activities:

     

    Wednesday: No activities in the Zizzer empire

     

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  • Daily Announcements- February 4th

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Cooperation

    Yesterday’s Attendance

     

    This is National Mailman day!!!

     

    This is also national counselor appreciation week!!!!!!! Take some time to thank the great people in our counseling office.

     

     

    Guest Approval forms for the Midwinter dance are available in the office, they must be turned in by February 9th.

     

    Students need to bring their ID to the dance to be admitted.

     

    Todays activities:

     

    Thursday 4 – Howell Valley School incoming 9th grade parent meeting at H. Valley 5:30p.m

    JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Rolla 5:30 Home- PINK OUT GAME!!!

                            Girls Swimming at Seymour 4:30p.m.

                            Project Graduation Meeting 6:00p.m. Cafeteria

     

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  • Daily Announcements.- February 2nd

    Happy Groundhog Day!!!!

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Cooperation

    Yesterday’s Attendance

     

    Congratulations to the Lady zizzers Basketball team who beat Glendale last night.

    Guest Approval forms for the Midwinter dance are available in the office, they must be turned in by February 9th.

     

    Students need to bring their ID to the dance to be admitted.

     

    Todays activities:

     

    Tuesday 2-  9/JV/V Boys Basketball at Glendale 5:30 Bus: 1:00p.m.

     

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  • Daily Announcements.- February 1st  

    Please rise for the Pledge as recited by:

    "I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Cooperation

    Friday’s Attendance

     

    Congratulations to the Boys Basketball teams the JV team placed 3rd and Varsity placed second in the Bolivar Tournament.

    Congratulations to the Lady zizzers Basketball team who beat Nixa Saturday night.

    Zizzer Speech and Debate took Second place sweeps at the Nevada tournament on Saturday. The following students received trophies:

     

    1st place Improvisation Johnny Andrews & Alex Cochran

    2nd place Improvisation Julia Staab & Allie Cook

    3rd place Improvisation Carlie Jones & Lara Pickett

    6th place Improvisation Phil Grisham & Dylan Hathcock

    2nd place Poetry Interpretation- Isabel Bridges

    2nd place Original Oratory- Elyse Puckett

    5th place Original Oratory- Shandon Gross

    4th place Dramatic Interpretation- Grace Simpson

    4th place Humorous Interpretation- Alex Cochran

    2nd place Storytelling, Allie Cook

    5th place Storytelling, Elyse Puckett

    6th place Storytelling, Alex Cochran

    6th place Duet Acting, Allie Cook and Isabel Bridges

     

    Todays activities:

     

    Monday 1 – Site Council Meeting 11:30a.m. Library

                         9/JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Glendale 4:30 Home

                           

     

     

                                 

     

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  • Daily Announcements.- January 29th

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Caring

    Yesterday’s Attendance:

     

    Did you know that Today is National corn chip day?

     

    Student Council will be taking orders to help Cupid this Valentine's Day! You can place your order for that special someone starting today at lunch! Candy Grams will be sold for 25 cents each, Orange Crush (for best friends) will be sold for $1, and Code Red's (for your true love) will be sold for $1 as well. Please know the first and last name of the friend and/or special someone that you wish to recognize this Valentine's Day.

     

    The Mid-winter dance is Saturday February 13th Guest Approval Forms are due February the 9th

     

    Friday 29 -      All State Choir and Band at Tan-Tara

    JV/V Boys BB at Bolivar Tournament vs. Central Varsity 8:00p.m.

    Speech and Debate to Nevada Bus 4:30p.m.

     

     

    Saturday 30 – All State Choir and Band at Tan-Tara

                  JV/V Boys BB at Bolivar Tournament vs. TBA time TBA

                JV/ V Girls Basketball at Nixa Shootout vs. TBA Time: TBA

                            Speech and Debate at Nevada

     

                     

     

                                 

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  • Daily Announcements.- January 28th

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Caring

    Yesterday’s Attendance:

     

    Did you know that Today is National fun at work day?

     

    The sports complex will not be available today during zizzertime

     

    Student Council will be taking orders to help Cupid this Valentine's Day! You can place your order for that special someone starting today at lunch! Candy Grams will be sold for 25 cents each, Orange Crush (for best friends) will be sold for $1, and Code Red's (for your true love) will be sold for $1 as well. Please know the first and last name of the friend and/or special someone that you wish to recognize this Valentine's Day.

     

    Thursday 28 – ACT Prep in the Library

    All State Choir and Band at Tan-Tara

     9th Girls and Boys BB at Hillcrest 5:00p.m. Bus: TBA

     

     

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  • Daily Announcements.- January 27th

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Caring

    Yesterday’s Attendance:

     

    World Language Club will meet in Room 21 on Thursday, January 28th, at 7:45

    Today at noon is the deadline when you can order a 2016 Lady Zizzer Pink Out Shirt. Please contact Coach Campbell if you want to buy one. They are $10.

    Seniors Winguard Photography will be here on Today to take Cap and Gown Pictures beginning at 8:00a.m.

    All students will report to Zizzertime Homeroom Today to pick up three week progress reports.

    Wednesday 27 – Late Start Day PLC Meetings for all PLC Teams begin at 7:35a.m.

                                 First Bell- 8:20 First Hour 8:25-9:00a.m. all hours the same.

                Senior Cap and Gown Pictures 1st and 2nd hour- Gymnasium Srs. Called via intercom

                                 All students report to Zizzertime homerooms-Progress Reports Distributed

         JV/V Boys BB at Bolivar Tournament vs. Mt. Vernon 6:00/7:30p.m. Bus:2:30

     

                                 

     

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  • Daily Announcements.- January 26th

     

    At WPHS we Light THE WAY!!! And We inspire Excellence!!

    Today we value: Caring

    Yesterday’s Attendance:

     

    World Language Club will meet in Room 21 on Thursday, January 28th, at 7:45

    Wednesday at noon is the deadline when you can order a 2016 Lady Zizzer Pink Out Shirt. Please contact Coach Campbell if you want to buy one. They are $10.

    Seniors Winguard Photography will be here on Wednesday to take Cap and Gown Pictures beginning at 8:00a.m.

    All students will report to Zizzertime Homeroom Wednesday to pick up three week progress reports.

    Students Tomorrow we will start a little later at 8:20a.m. for first bell. All Students are encouraged to arrive at the normal time.  The rest of the day the bells will ring at the normal time.

     

    Tuesday 26-  Three Week Progress Reports Printed at 8:00a.m.

    PLC Leadership team meeting during third hour

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