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                      November 2020  


     

    Next school year's calendar 

    The Waynesville Board of Education approved of the calendar for the UPCOMING 2021-2022 school year.

    This year's 2020-2021 school calendar remains unchanged.


      Thanksgiving break is Nov. 25, 26 and 27


    Winter Break 

    There will be no school on Dec. 21, 2020, through Jan. 1, 2021. Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, will be a half day of school with students in grades 6-12 dismissing at noon and students in grades K-5 dismissing at noon. 


    Please complete the Free and Reduced Lunch Form

    Even though the meals are being served free, it is critical that all families complete and return the Free and Reduced Lunch Form at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Domain/908 for this school year, if you have not already done so.  Completed Free/Reduced forms are necessary so that the district can continue to qualify for and provide Breakfast in the Classroom and the After School Super Snack program.


     Bus drivers wanted

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    Tiger Pride logo  Internet safety & bullying, etc. sessions 

    The Waynesville R-VI School District will host two upcoming Tiger Pride sessions in December.

    A session on Bullying, Drug Abuse, and Suicide Awareness will be provided virtually on Dec. 1, 2020, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. If you are interested in attending this virtual session, please complete the Google form at https://forms.gle/uREqZZt3HopX28E88.

    A Tiger Pride Session on Internet Safety for Parents will be held virtually from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 14, 2020. If you are interested in attending this session, please complete the below Google form at https://forms.gle/BMNkZYYrjUbdtniCA.

     


    Substitute Teachers wanted

     
    If you are interested in becoming a substitute teacher or paraprofessional in the Waynesville R-VI School District, go to Penmac.com and click on “apply now,” on the right side of the page. Once you are on the Penmac staffing page, please select Lebanon, MO., as the “Closest Office.” You will then continue to fill out the form and upload your resume and other documents.
    Each job is assigned a specific Job ID.
    The Job ID for a substitute teacher is PPS11981394.
    The Job ID for a paraprofessional is MC6595411123.
    The Job ID for a substitute custodian is MC9151251111.
    The Job ID for a substitute nurse is MC1010111111.
    If you would like to read more about the open positions, please click on the “jobseekers” tab at the top of the page. Next, click on “Job Seekers,” then click on Search Jobs (on the left side of the page). Under Location, please select Waynesville, MO, which will provide a list of the substitute positions available within the Waynesville R-VI School District, including schools in St. Robert, Fort Leonard Wood and Waynesville. You may view the pay and job description by clicking on the job title, such as nurse, custodian, substitute teacher, etc.
    (Please note that substitute bus drivers are recruited directly through the Waynesville R-VI School District.)

    Alternative route to becoming a sub  


     Play practice for Begets WHS to present play, "Begets: Fall of a High School Ronin" 


    The Waynesville High School Theatre Department and Thespian Troupe 1669 will present a dramatic reading of the play, “Begets:  Fall of a High School Ronin” online at 7 p.m. Dec. 10, 11, 12, 18 and 19. Due to COVID-19, this semester's show is a dramatic reading that has been previously recorded.  It can be viewed online only through a unique link given to patrons once they purchase a ticket. 
     
    Tickets are $8 each or $12 for a group to listen on the same device at once.  Information about the play and how to purchase tickets to view the performance online are at our.show/whs/begets.

    The play is suggested for audiences age 12 and up.The following is a write up from the Concord Theatricals about the play: “In this action-packed samurai story set inside the halls of an all-American high school, Begets: Fall of a High School Ronin tells the tale of Emi Edwards, a high school geek girl who's fighting to overthrow the cruel shoguns of her school. However in her journey to right wrongs, will her own cravings for popularity and power corrupt her quest to save the school? Will she be able to establish a new world order? Or will violence just beget more violence?”

    Impact Aid Form Please complete Impact Aid Form

    If you haven't already done so, would you please complete the Impact Aid Form at https://public.waynesville.k12.mo.us/tigernet_jsp/parentIAUpdate.jsp?

    If you have questions, additional information is available at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Domain/2071.


     

    COVID Dashboard Nov 24 2020

    The COVID-19 Dashboard is updated weekly on Tuesdays at https://www.waynesville.k12.mo.us/Domain/1938


    WAYNESVILLE R-VI SCHOOL DISTRICT 

    VISION

    Excel as a student-centered community of learners that embraces diversity and innovation. 

    MISSION

    Empower and prepare individual students for future opportunities as citizens and leaders.