Welcome to the Wake Forest High School website. As you explore these pages, you will recognize that the Home of the Cougars is steeped with pride, a tradition of excellence, and a consistent expectation that WFHS will graduate students who are prepared to transition to their adult lives in the 21st century.
The final deadline for ordering your personalized yearbooks is February 15th.
The Yearbook Staff is putting together an outstanding book that highlights students and their activities before, during and after school. You won’t want to miss the chance for your student to relive this year’s memories forever! This book will also feature technology that links videos of events to many photos throughout the book which you will be able to view with a smartphone app.
2015 Greater Raleigh NACAC College Fair is quickly approaching!
The 2015 Greater Raleigh NACAC College Fair is quickly approaching!
Students and families will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from nearly 200 colleges in North Carolina and across the country, as well as attend special workshops on how to search for the best fit, application tips, essay writing, and how to finance a college education.
WHAT: Greater Raleigh National College Fair WHERE: Raleigh Convention Center
WHEN: Tuesday, March 10 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
COST: There is no charge to attend.
HOW TO REGISTER: Students are highly encouraged to register online prior to coming to the fair. This enables them to spend more time connecting with representatives and less time waiting to register on site. Additional information about registration can be found here.
All Wake Forest HS athletes trying out for any sport much have all paperwork completed and turned in prior to tryouts in order to receive a "TICKET TO PLAY".
The "TICKETS TO PLAY" will be issued in the Commons Area outside the cafeteria for all Spring Sports on the following dates:
Wednesday, February 4th, Monday, February 9th, Tuesday, February 10th, and Thursday, February 12th (last day for the paperwork to be turned in)
Documents Completed: (All necessary pages must be signed and dated by both the parent/guardian and student athlete)
o Participation/Physical form (5 pages in the document)
o Code of Ethics
o Student Athlete Travel Form
o Impact Concussion Form
Anyone trying out for a SPRING SPORT must have a physical exam that will not expire until after their sport's season. For the spring season, this date will be June 3rd, 2015. Therefore, all physicals must have been completed after June 3rd, 2014.
It is the athlete's responsibility to get his/her "TICKET TO PLAY" and turn it in to their respective coaches on the first day of tryouts/practice.
IT IS THE PARENT/ATHLETE'S RESPONSIBILITY TO HAVE ALL FORMS COMPLETED. Forms will not be accepted unless they are completed along with the necessary signatures.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the WFHS Athletic Director: Mike Joyner firstname.lastname@example.org
The Summer Ventures in Science and Mathematics competitive application process is here! This summer residential program is a four week academic program intended to reward and stimulate students who have already demonstrated their commitment to academic growth and development in science and mathematics. The program is for 10th and 11th grade students. Students should be aware that the admissions committee evaluates both their academic record and their motivation to pursue science and mathematics activities beyond the classroom. Summer Ventures will be held at Appalachian State University, East Carolina University, North Carolina Central University, or University of North Carolina at Charlotte and completely FREE!
Please encourage students to come to Student Services to pick up a brochure or go online to http:://www.summerventures.org to learn more information and complete the application. All applications are to be complete solely online! The application deadline must be submitted on or before January 31, 2015.
Choose Print this document to print the Off-Campus Lunch form. Parents may choose to bring the form to the main office and sign in the presence of a school employee or they may have the form notarized and sent to school with their child. Students will not be allowed to go off campus for lunch when school begins until notified via school announcements by the principal.
Students are assigned to a base school based on their residential address. Each Wake County address has been assigned an elementary, middle and high school known as the base school. Students are automatically assigned to their base school upon enrollment. Transportation is provided to your base school. Go to www.wcpss.net/preview to view a list of your base schools assigned to your residential address. Please contact Student Assignment with questions.
The base school assigned to your address
To view the school assigned to your address, visit http://www.wcpss.net/preview. Our school directory provides basic information, highlights, bus routes and test results for each school.
The Center for International Enrollment For children whose primary language is not English
Crossroads 1, 5625 Dillard Drive, Cary, NC 27518
Then you should bring appropriate paperwork as noted below to your base school:
Completed enrollment package from the district website
Certified copy of student’s birth certificate
Proof of their Wake County address (current water, gas, or electric bill in parent’s name, new lease, or offer to purchase agreement)