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Congratulations WHS Class of 2019!  
 on June 03, 2019






WMS Students welcomed the Class of 2019 as they paraded the halls in their caps and gowns.  Students were able to show their enthusiasm and congratulate our graduating seniors!  Watch as one special student, Amaru Casas, was given a hearty congrats by his mother, Ms. Rosie Martinez, our amazing ELL teacher here at WMS!

Surprise Amaru!






 
Welcome 5th Grade Students!
 on June 03, 2019




5th
grade students from around the district visited WMS to tour the building and participate in an orientation program.  They practiced opening lockers, toured classrooms and met teachers, previewed the lunch room and athletic spaces, and met some great WMS student volunteers who introduced them to middle school.  See you in the fall 5th graders!




 
WHS Class of 2006
 on June 03, 2019

Proud Whippets for life! All 5 of these WMS teachers graduated from WHS in 2006! 





























Pictured bottom row:  Mrs. Sara Pratt, Mrs. Andra Dolan, and Mrs. Cori Wojtkunski 
Pictured top row: Mr. Jason Bleck and Mr. Johnny Gomez
 































 
Klim Challenges Students to Succeed
 on June 03, 2019


Vince Klim, defensive tackle for the UW-Whitewater Football team came and talked with students in Mrs. Pratt's 8th grade Read 180 about striving to do your best in high school and in college. He talked about challenges he's faced while in school and on the field, as well as some awesome tips to success. Thanks Vince for speaking to the heart of our students! 

 
Algebraic Applications are Important to Law Enforcement Careers
 on June 03, 2019



Deputy Bob Wierenga from the Walworth County Sheriff's Department came and visited Mr. Bleck and Mrs. Callope's 8th grade Algebra classes. The guest speaker to talked about his experience on the Crash Investigation Unit.  Many of the calculations performed to determine the speeds of vehicles in car crashes involve radicals which is the current unit of study in Algebra. 

 
Middle School Battle of the Books Champions Announced!
 on May 08, 2019

  It’s officially an upset!.  The 6th-grade WAZzys are the champs over the 8th grade Little Einsteins!  The top two Battle of the Books teams competed against each other on May 7 after school.  The Little Einsteins (Alejandra Diaz-Gallegos, Ilana Lothes, and Maria Verduzco) gave a valiant effort but came in behind the 6th-grade team of Willow Vogelzang, Ava Nygren, and Zoe Olson. There was lots of pizza and ice cream for everyone and the championship battle was great ente...

 
IT Workshop Held at WMS
 on May 01, 2019

8th Grade Digital Life Skills students were invited to participate in an IT Workshop on Wednesday, May 1.  Five UWW Computer Science students, as part of an IT Management course, taught WMS students about binary-decimal conversion, computer security and trouble-shooting techniques, hardware components, and Python coding language.  WMS students rotated through each learning station to experience and gain knowledge about technology related topics.  We are lucky to have such collaborative experiences available between Whitewater Unified...

 
Wisconsin Mathematics Council Math Meet Results
 on April 30, 2019

  Congratulations! Whitewater Middle School’s 7-8 Math Team won 1st place in Class B for the State Math Meet sponsored by the Wisconsin Mathematics Council. Several individual team members were recognized for how many points they scored and have received ribbons. Earning Class B First Team All-State status was 7th grader Jared Apgar.  Earning Class B Second Team Status were 8th graders: Emma Clarksen, Cole Schlicher, and Jazmin Cederberg. Other team members contributing to this success were: Silas Baker, Emerson Ellenwood, Emilia Houwe...

 
Jefferson County Courthouse Job Shadow  
 on April 30, 2019

Five selected 8th-graders (with an interest in pursuing a legal career) participated in a job shadow event at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Friday, April 26. Students from area middle schools were invited to participate in the special day.  Each group of students was assigned to a courthouse staff member that they followed through their workday asking questions and receiving answers to those questions. Whitewater students were assigned to a lawyer and were given tours of both the courthouse and the lawyer's office in addition to bein...

 

Why Whitewater? - Jun 15, 2017

View our promotional video showcasing the district and the amazing staff, students and community members.  We are proud of our many offerings and educational opportunities that exist for our students. Our students succeed because of the high level of community and staff support.

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