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Williston High School is excited to start the 2014 football season. As we approach the first home game on Friday, August 22 we would like to make all fans aware that on the field seating or on the track seating will no longer be available. Our players and coaches have worked hard to represent the community and our goal is to minimize distractions for our players while increasing fan safety. Please adhere to our new policy while cheering on your 2014 Red Devils. GO BIG RED!
Williston High School is seeking a Head Girls Varsity Soccer Coach. To express interest in the position, please email Athletic Director Cliff Lohrey at email@example.com and include a cover letter, resume, and references.
Yearbooks pre-order are now available at the discounted rate of $50 until Sept. 21. $55 9/22 - 10/31 $55. 12/22 - $60 1//1/15 $65.
Senior pages will also be on sale
Full page - $175.
1/2 page - $125
1/4 page - $95
Shout outs - $25 (limited to two lines of text or 75 characters)
See Flame staff member or Mrs. Willis in room A32 for more details or to purchase your book or ad.
GO BIG RED!!!
Congratulations to Williston High School for making the Washington Post: America’s Most Challenging High Schools list for the second year in a row. Below is a brief explanation of the ranking. There are more than 22,000 public high schools in America and over 10,000 private high schools. Williston was ranked 1901 of 2063 schools on the list in America. Only 9 percent of all public high schools in America made the list.
We take the total number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced International Certificate of Education tests given at a school each year and divide by the number of seniors who graduated in May or June. I call this formula the Challenge Index. With a few exceptions, public schools that achieved a ratio of at least 1.00, meaning they had as many tests in 2013 as they had graduates, were put on the national list at washingtonpost.com/highschoolchallenge. We rank the schools in order of ratio, with the highest (21.91) this year achieved by the American Indian Public Charter in Oakland, Calif., which repeats as the top-ranked school.
“This is for students who drive cars to Williston High School campus.
Students who drive vehicles:
A. Purchase your parking pass, write your name on the back and get it displayed in the front of your car.
B. If you have purchased your parking pass, write your name on the back of the pass and get it displayed in the front of your car.
If you have a current parking pass and drive a replacement vehicle to school with no pass on it, come to Mr. Stone’s office to get a temporary pass for that day.
Vehicles parked in the student parking lot without a current year parking pass are subject to being towed at the expense of the owner of the vehicle.
Eulin E. Gibbs, Principal
March 3, 2014
Williston High School had the privilege of hosting author, Sharon Draper. She is the author of Copper Sun, Panic, and many other teen realistic fiction novels. The generosity of school board member, Robert Philpot, ESE Director, Dr. Hall, and community members Robby and Marry Harris created this opportunity for our students
Attached is correspondence from Governor Scott
(article from the Gainesville Sun)
7:55 for Zero period and 8:45 for 1st period.
ALL Freshmen need 1 - 2” binder
Students without a parking permit will get their vehicle towed.
Parents and Students, you can tell your child or friend Happy Birthday or Congratulations on the TV announcements. Please see Mrs. White for details.
Bright Futures Evaluations that were on FACTS.org are now on www.flvc.org. Your login and password are the same. If you have forgotten either one, just click on forgotten username or password and it will be emailed to you.
Students - Do not park at Dr. Webber's or Dr. Henderson's office - YOU WILL BE TOWED
Make sure you check out the PBS section for pictures
and our Dynamic Devils