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Should Schools Eliminate Homework?

Many households battle the daily late night homework struggle to complete assignments that are given by teachers. In fact, nothing stresses students out more than homework does. Having too much homework can take a toll on a student’s life whether that being physically or mentally. There has been a long-running debate on the purpose of homework as well as the advantages and disadvantages. Would students be more successful in school if homework assignments were to be eliminated? The best way to determine the true answer, is to consider the disadvantages and advantages when it comes to homework. Continue reading Should Schools Eliminate Homework?

How to Manage School and Sports

Do you ever just get tired from going to school and then a sport right after? Sometimes you feel like you don´t want to do homework when you get home because of exhaustion. Balancing your school work, personal life and your athletic commentment can be overwhelming and exhausting. Learning out how to manage everything can result in clearing stress and enjoying your highschool experience rather than dreading it. Success in both sports and academics comes down to working hard and and balance. Continue reading How to Manage School and Sports

Winter Dance

West Clermont High School is super excited to announce that they will be having their very first winter dance! Come and jam out with DJ John Buycks at WCHS. The theme of this year’s winter dance will be Fire and Ice! The dance will be held on Saturday, January 20th from 7:30pm-11:00pm. There will also be a winter royalty court who will be getting crowned! The dance is a semi-formal and tickets will be going on sale Monday, January 8th and will cost 15.00. If you are interested in going and decide to purchase a ticket please note there are a few things you need to know. Your student ID is required, there will be no lookups or office visits for temporary IDs. If you ended up losing your ID replace it in advance. Another thing that you will need is your infosnap information must be completed and at least half of your students fees must paid. Also, you are required to sign a behavior contract if you want to attend. So come on out and enjoy yourself and dance with friends!

WCVD Fundraiser

Is wrapping presents not your strong suit? Do you have a young child who wants a picture with Santa or likes to make crafts? Well you’re in luck! West Clermont Vocal Department is having a holiday fundraiser! On Thursday, Dec 14th, West Clermont Vocal Department will be at WCHS wrapping presents from 5:30pm till 9:30pm. Wrapping will cost $1.00 present with your own paper, and $1.50 with theirs. If you would like ribbons or bow that will cost an additional $.25. There will also be a bake sale, even with vegan and allergie free goodies. Along with the bakesale there will be a spot to makes crafts as well as an area for Santa where you can take a selfie with him. Since the fundraiser is for WCVD there will be festive caroling with many of the holiday classic such as Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer, Carol of the Bells, Jingle Bells, and more! The entire fundraiser is going to be run by students with some help of parents and Mr. Baley. All of the funds go towards West Clermont Vocal Department and helps them go on future trips, such as being able to go to competitions. So please come out and support WCVD.