Showing posts from December, 2014

Winter Spirit Week+ 12/15 - 12/23

Winter Spirit Week+ sponsored by Student Council 

Monday 12/15 Pajama Day

Tuesday 12/16 Dress your age Day
Freshmen & Sophomores - Baby Theme
Juniors & Seniors - Elder Theme 
Faculty - Student Look

Wednesday 12/17 Formal Day

Thursday 12/18 Color Day
Seniors - Red
Juniors - Green
Sophomores - White
Freshmen - Blue
Staff - Red & White 

Friday 12/19 Warrior Day

Monday 12/22 Pajama Day

Tuesday 12/23 Ugly Sweater Day 

**Pep Rally - Tuesday at 11:45 - 12:36
Students will be called down from period 8.

WHS Teacher, Ms. Marsiglia, Participates in $3 Million National Science Foundation Project

WHS Biology teacher, Ms. Robin Marsiglia, is participating in a $3 million National Science Foundation project, partnered through Stevens Institute of Technology.  The goals of this project are to study how high school Science teachers in different disciplines can learn engineering concepts, how they introduce those concepts in the classroom, and to develop a set of recommendations to guide teachers in infusing curricula with engineering concepts and activities.  Teacher participation in the program requires a two-year, 4 week professional development and classroom implementation commitment.
The module will engage students in an engineering design challenge.  The engineering activities are related to atmospheric carbon dioxide and will require students to apply and synthesize concepts related to photosynthesis and the cycling of carbon in living and nonliving components of the biosphere.  Both are topics in the Waldwick Curriculum.  The students will also gain a basic understanding of …

WHS November Students of the Month

WALDWICK HIGH SCHOOLNovember Students of the Month 2014 – 2015
SCIENCE ALEC MEKARZEL – Alec, a junior,is the Science Department student of the month for his performance in two science classes, Physics and Computer Science.  Alec was nominated by his teachers because he is a hard-working and self-driven student.  He has a thirst for knowledge and pushes himself to know and understand the principles of science.  Alec displays a sense of imagination and creativity within a technical context and has an ability to apply his Computer Science knowledge to excel in Physics and his other classes. CAD SEAN MARRO –Sean, a senior, is currently enrolled in CAD III.  He has set the pace for the rest of the class maintaining a 100 average for the year.  Not only does Sean work hard in class learning CAD software, but Sean also intends to participate in the Architectural 2D CAD Design event at the State Technology Student Association Design Competition in March.  After graduating from Waldwick High Schoo…

Important message about the Championship FB Game

As we get closer to the big football game on Saturday, I thought it was important to remind everyone that this game is about the players and coaches who have worked extremely hard to get to this point.  The GAME is the show!   I have heard a lot talk from students, parents and alumni about tailgating at MetLife prior to the game.  Getting together before the game is great and a perfect way to bring Warrior Nation together.  
With that said, this is a high school event.  Yes we are playing at MetLife Stadium where the Jets and Giants play but we cannot tailgate in the same manner that goes on at those games.  
Have your steaks and burgers on the grill, eggs, bacon and bagels on the table, chips, pretzels & crackerjacks in the bowls and coolers filled with soda, juice and water.  Have a catch in the parking lot or play Cornhole.  Play music and sit around and talk until game time.     My hope is that the adults act like adults and set a great example, understanding that this is a high …

Football State Championship Game

Saturday, December 6 the Warriors take on Westwood High School for Group 2 North 1 State Championship!!