Mr. Light, Mr. Whisenhunt and Mr. Davis all came to speak to BUILD at WJH on January 16th. BUILD is a class the Jr. High is piloting, a combination of leadership training and career investigation. This week we studied education and training career cluster. These three Wylie superintendents all spoke on their perspectives!
Quentin Whitted is an 8th grader in Mrs. Kelly Trumble’s class. All 8th grade students were assigned to write a letter to a business or organization of their choice last fall In their English class. Some businesses responded with a letter; others responded with products included with a return letter. The lesson is to teach […]
Work is progressing on the new Wylie East Junior High, which is scheduled to open in August 2019. The building is starting to take shape on Colony Hill Road between Maple Street and FM 1750. The $35 million facility will house students in 5th through 8th grades who live east of US Highway 83/84. It […]
The following Girls of the Month from Wylie Junior High School were honored by the Abilene Woman’s Club at a luncheon on 16 November 2018. They are September- Ava Thompson; October- Hanna Hood; November-Gracie Hurst. The girls were chosen by their teachers for their attitudes, accomplishments and contributions to their everyday lives. They were presented […]
Mrs. Ruff’s 7th grade science class working on a STEM challenge. Students are challenged to work together to build the tallest, free-standing tower made out of simple household items within a certain amount of time. This activity is designed to encourage students to build collaboration and time-management skills while being exposed to an introductory STEM […]