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Wissahickon High School

521 Houston Road, Ambler, PA  19002
Phone: 215-619-8112 Fax: 215-619-8113

Lyn Fields, Principal
Thomas Andrzejewski, Associate Principal
James Cairnes, Assistant Principal
Karen Gebhardt, Assistant Principal
Thomas Meier, Director of Sports and Activities

News & Announcements

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Once again, WHS will be hosting the annual Ramp Riot robotics competition. PLEASE JOIN US for RAMP RIOT on November 1st! Click this announcement headline for more information.
WHS Happenings for the week of October 20, 2014. Click the announcement title to access the Happenings in PDF format.
With the cooperation of local law enforcement, WHS will be conducting a "Lockdown" Drill this week. During this drill, no one will be allowed to enter or leave the High School. Click this news headline for more information.
Click this news headline to read the weekly "We Believe" letter from WHS Principal, Ms. Lyn Fields.
We are very excited to inform you about a unique opportunity that is available to our students. Simon's Fund, a local nonprofit organization, will provide free heart screenings for all District students, ages 10 – 19, on October 26 at the Wissahickon High School. Click the tab for the flyer and letter for this event.
The plans for a new High School Pool are progressing. Updates and improvements to the design were presented at the October 13, 2014 Board Meeting. Click the tab for the presentation.
A new central plant is designed to provide better heating and cooling. With this new plant we will also upgrade and consolidate the electrical systems. Click the tab for the presentation.
Be sure to click over to the Junior/Senior Activities page to find information about the Senior Tailgate this Friday, October 17th as well as information about the Senior Banquet on November 3rd. Also, please make sure you are checking the "Senior Assembly" class in Sapphire for important announcements for Seniors. Any questions? Contact Mrs. Lachenmayer.
Parents - Please be aware of an App that is considered at the very least "cyber bullying" and is being used by students in most negative ways. The free App is called STREET CHAT and we have become aware of its negative and disruptive impact. Click this news headline for additional information.
The WEOF board has approved several grants for Wissahickon schools over the last 2 months. Click this headline to access all the latest WEOF news.
In order to evaluate communication from the Wissahickon School District, the District has created an online survey. The survey link is available on the District's homepage. The survey will open on September 29th at 3:00 PM and close on October 31, 2014. If you do not have access to the Internet, a paper copy of the survey can be requested by contacting Marie Molinari at 215-619-8000 x1610. We look forward to receiving your input.
1st Marking Period Report Cards will be posted via Sapphire on Friday, 11/14/14. This is a change from the previously published date.
Seniors and parents of Seniors - click on over to the Junior/Senior activities page to access everything you need to know about the 2015 Yearbook (including Baby Ads).
To increase the efficiency of our school-to-home communications, in particular our 'robo calls', the district utilizes an emergency notification systems known as School Messenger. This system sends out calls, emails and text messages for general information, absences and snow closings/other emergencies. Parents should be setting up an account and/or updating their contact information through School Messenger so that information is received in a timely and efficient manner. Click into this news headline to access the link to set up your School Messenger account.
Click this announcement headline to view or download a copy of a calendar for September-December that lists all day numbers, IE days and other important information.

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