News You Choose - Friday, December 20, 2019

  • Important Dates
  • Principal’s Holiday Greeting
  • WPHS Offices – Dec. 23, 2019 - Jan. 3, 2020
  • Emergency Care Form Important Information
  • College and Career Center
  • Class of 2022 T-shirts
  • PTSA Updates/Curriculum Night Coming Soon


Important Dates:

Dec.: 23-Jan. 3: Winter Holiday

Jan. 6: School Resumes

Jan. 13: 6:00 pm: Curriculum Night/Rising 9th Grade Parent Night/Electives Fair


Happy Holidays Wolverine Family!!!!

I hope you have a restful winter break full of family and friends.  I am thankful for our community and I pray that your new year brings you peace, joy and love!

Ms. Millard


Main Office and other WPHS Offices

WPHS main office and most offices will be closed during the Holidays – December 23, 2019 through January 3, 2020.


Emergency Care Form Important Information:

Please be advised that NO students will be released to any person not listed in the emergency care form.

If you need to add any relatives/friends or neighbors, please complete the attached form and bring it to student services. Ms. Dorsey will update the emergency contacts in SIS.


Save the Date – January 13, 2020 – Curriculum Night/Rising 9th Grade Parent Night. Please see attached flyers.      


College and Career Center

Please see attached for the College and Career Center’s December 2019 Newsletter.


Class of 2022

Attention Class of 2022! Show your school spirit and purchase a Class of 2022 t-shirt for $20! All proceeds will go to the Class of 2022 to fund future class activities. Please follow the attached link to view the t-shirt design and to complete your order form.


PTSA Update

Enjoy your winter break! There will not be a PTSA meeting in January.

Use Amazon Smile as opposed to Amazon for your online shopping!

Please go to and register West Potomac PTSA as the organization you would like to support-Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchases to the PTSA. Amazon smile has the same products and Prime advantages as Amazon, it is just the charitable arm of the organization!  


SAT/ACT Test Prep and Updates

Test Prep School Year 2019/20 - the schedule for the year is available to view and register! Visit to see dates for classes and mock tests.  Winter SAT Class starts January 4 and preps for the official SAT in March.  We will have summer SAT and ACT classes. The summer schedule will be posted to the test prep web page and announced in the NYC when finalized.


Upcoming Test Prep Events:

Mock SAT, 01/04/20, 9:00am - 1:30pm

Mock ACT, 01/04/20, 9:15am - 1:30pm

SAT Group Class starts with the 01/04/20 mock tests and preps for 03/14/20 official SAT test.

Please use the following link to learn more about Understanding your PSAT scores: 

PTSA Program Manager – Marilyn Aboff 

Test Prep Scholarships: WPHS student need-based scholarships for mocks and classes are available through the College and Career Center Specialist