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 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.
Any New Volunteer: Applicants for the 2014-2015 school year must register and have an approved criminal record check prior to engaging in volunteer work. Applicants may register at any WCPSS site through the intranet.
All continuing volunteers that were approved for the 2013-2014 school year MUST reactivate as a volunteer no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 31, 2014. Volunteers may go to any WCPSS site and register through the intranet. Access to the volunteer system is: WCPSS Intranet – Business Applications – Volunteer Registration.
After October 31, 2014, individuals previously approved may not volunteer without a new criminal record check.
The volunteer system will be open daily for reactivation/registration through October 31, 2014.
From November 3, 2014 through May 18, 2015, the volunteer system will be open on Mondays only, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. However, during this time period, the volunteer system will be closed on the following Mondays: December 22, 2014, December 29, 2014, and January 19, 2015.
Wake Forest High School - Media Center
Days: Monday – Friday
Times: (8:00 AM – 2:45 PM)
(Wake County Public School Employees do not need to register to be volunteers)
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)