Month: August, 2015

2015-2016 Yearbooks For Sale

Monday, August 31, 2015
2015-2016 yearbooks will be on sale during the first 3 home volleyball games.  The price is $25 for the newest book, and $15 for older editions.

Junior Class Schwan's Fundraiser

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Help support the Wolsey-Wessington Junior Class! By placing an order through, a portion of the sales will come back in support of our campaign!

How to Support
Schwan's Cares uses online shopping to eliminate the hassle of money handling and product distribution. As a supporter you choose from over 350 high quality, delicious food options - you can shop online or purchase an eGift Card. For every $25 eGift Card purchased, our campaign gets $10 from Schwan's!

There are 3 ways to place a fundraising order:

1. Via Schwan's Cares. Find our fundraiser and (1) choose "Buy Now" to purchase an eGift Card (online only; limit 1 per customer, per fundraiser) OR (2) choose "Shop Now" to place a food order from Schwan's.
2. By Phone. Place your order via toll free number 1-855-870-7208. Make sure to provide our Fundraiser ID when ordering by phone.
3. Via During checkout, simply type in our Campaign ID and/or Fundraiser ID to contribute to our fundraiser.

Our campaign ID number is 22586.
More details can be found at:

For existing Schwan's customers, you will need to follow one of the 3 ordering steps above to create your fundraising affiliation and have your order contribute to the campaign. Your order will be delivered on your existing scheduled route day.

For new customers, you will choose your delivery date and time during checkout.

Form of payment is required when placing fundraising orders, but you can change payment at the door to a preferred method of payment (Check, Cash, EBT, or Credit and Debit Card are accepted). If you are not home during the time of delivery, we will leave your items in a protected freezer bag at no cost to you. 

Drug Free Back to School Survival Guide for Parents

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

This link is a great resource for parents on partnering to keep our kids Drug Free.

Back to School Survival Guide for Parents


Music Fundraiser

Monday, August 24, 2015

There will be a fundraiser for the music department on Sunday, August 30 at 4:00pm. This will be a coffee and canvas event. See link for more details.

Coffee and Canvas

Football Game THIS Friday August 28

Monday, August 24, 2015
There WILL be a football game this Friday @ Platte-Geddes.

Special Board Meeting August 31, 6:30

Monday, August 24, 2015

There will be a special meeting of the School Board on Monday, August 31, at 6:30 pm

1. Call to order
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Community Forum – persons wishing to address the school board
4. Adopt agenda
5. Old Business

  • Building project planning
  • General and capital outlay budget implications for building
  • Approve Contracts with Puetz Construction
  • Resolution authorizing the issuance, sale and payment of capital outlay certificates not to exceed $5,000,000 (roll-call vote)

6.  Next meeting: September 21, 2015 at 7:30 – regular board meeting
7.  Adjournment

District messaging system

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

In our effort to provide quality communications between parents, community members and school, the Wolsey-Wessington School District will continue implementing a telephone broadcast, text message and email system that will enable school personnel to notify all households and parents electronically within minutes of an emergency or unplanned event that causes early dismissal, school cancellation or late start.  The service may also be used from time-to-time to communicate general announcements or reminders. This service is provided by Bright Arrow, a company specializing in school-to-parent communications. 

Parents your information will automatically be entered through the annual demographic forms that you return to the school.  Family and community members who do not currently have children enrolled in school may still sign up to receive the messages.  If you have changes in phone or email please let the school know right away so we can have the most update to date information possible.

Family and community members CLICK HERE and the complete a short form so that we can add you to the messaging system.  If at any time you no longer wish to receive message please contact the school, 605-883-4221 or email to have your information removed.

Band camp canceled

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Marching band camp scheduled for next week (August 10-14) is canceled due to unexpected medical needs for Mrs. Halsey. 

School Supplies

Monday, August 3, 2015

School supply lists are available in all Huron stores, for a complete list click the link below.

Click here for the W-W list

BelieveFest School Supply Give Away

For grades K-8 will be August 15th at the Campus Center in Huron.  For complete information click the link below.

Click here for BelieveFest Information