We invite you to join the celebration of the Month of the Military Child by wearing purple tomorrow, Wednesday, April 20, 2022, for Purple Up Day in Missouri. The Governor’s Mansion in Jefferson City will be lit in purple tomorrow night in recognition of Purple Up Day in Missouri.
Free Tiger Festival of Nations & WHS Art Show this Friday
The public is invited to attend the free Waynesville High School Art Reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 22, in the Lecture Hall at WHS. The Lecture Hall is located at the rear of the building on the Tiger Stadium side.
In addition, the free Spring Tiger Festival of Nations will be held from 5 to 6:15 p.m. on April 22 outside at WHS in front of the WHS gym. Some of the tables will be offering international food samples.
"The Addams Family" Musical at WHS
Waynesville High School’s Theatre and Music departments and Thespian Troupe 1669 will present the musical, “The Addams Family” at 7 p.m. April 21, 22, 23, 29 and 30; and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 1. Tickets are $7 each and children age 10 and under are $5 each. Tickets may be purchased online at https://www.onthestage.tickets/show/waynesville-high-school/the-addams-family-a-new-musical-43118.
Governor to speak at Community Salute to Service on May 11
The public is invited to pack Tiger Stadium at Waynesville High School to show support for all students in South Central Missouri who will be joining the military during the Community Salute to Service, which will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at Tiger Stadium at Waynesville High School. Maj. Gen. James Bonner, the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood Commanding General, is scheduled to attend and the keynote speaker will be Missouri Governor Mike Parson. The Community Salute to Service will recognize South Central Missouri high school seniors who are joining the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard; National Guard; Reserves; Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC); and/or have received an appointment to a military academy.
Graduation will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Tiger Stadium. The last day of school for students in grades K-11 will be Friday, May 27. May 27 will be a half day of school. The 2021-22 School Year Calendar also may be reached on the district's main website on the left side under Quick Links.
The USO of Missouri at Fort Leonard Wood is celebrating April as the Month of the Military Child by providing sundaes from Culver's to every student in the Waynesville R-VI School District this week. More than 70% of all students in the district are military impacted, making Waynesville R-VI one of the most heavily military impacted districts in the nation. Pictured are USO volunteers Isabel Fetterman and Brittany Raines and USO Center Manager Kelly Brownfield.
Reporting COVID-19 cases online
If your child tests positive or your child is excluded from school due to a close contact outside of school, please go to https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdOd1vraos-FuPufoxol-gRzENYFbwQXsVJDlevRlTEum2zJg/viewform and complete the Google form that is listed there. Or, you may report the information through the Tiger Tip Line at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Page/9592.
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