All picture order forms are due Friday 9/19.

All picture order forms are due by Friday 9/19.
SR orders turned into the front office.
Underclassmen turned into their English teacher.

High Attendance Day: Thursday 9/18

Thursday, September 18th is "High Attendance Day"  

#1  All 1st hour classes with perfect attendance on the 18th will receive donuts (the following Friday).  

#2  If West High has the highest Secondary attendance (includes East High and both middle schools), Then we will bring a dunking both on campus and let administrators get dunked!

Parent Survey

Parents/Guardians: Please complete our short survey.

2014 Yearbook Inserts and Graduation DVD

2014 Yearbook inserts are available in the front office.  These are free to those that ordered a yearbook last school year.

2014 Graduation DVDs are available for pickup/purchase in the front office.  The cost is $10.

Early Release/Conference Day

The Early Release/Conference Day is scheduled for Wednesday, October 29 from 1pm-4pm.  Please call or email the teachers directly if you wish to set up a time to meet with them.

Picture Retakes

Seniors will have their picture retakes on Monday, October 27th.
All other students will have their picture retakes on Thursday, November 6th.

School eCalendars Downloads

What's going on at school?  Get the calendar you want added to your phone or have a version on your computer.  

Follow us on Twitter!/Like us on Facebook!

WJHS now has a twitter account!  Follow us at @WJHSColts.  Please tweet us WJHS news so we can get it out to everyone!

WJHS now has a Facebook Page!  Linked:  Please like us on Facebook!

Next ACT Date Oct 25

The registration deadline without a late fee is Sept 19.
To still take the test on Oct 25, sign up with late fee by Oct 3.

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As of 9/18 ranks West Jessamine girls soccer as the No. 1 team in KY, No. 5 team in the Midwest and No. 30 team in the nation.

Do you follow the Jessamine Journal on Twitter? @thejj_sports
They cover our sports better than anyone!

Bowling: Informational ~ Pre-Season

Open Lanes at Strike Zone ~ September 16, 18, 23, 25
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm ~ Cost $3.00 per student per day
open to any WJHS/WJMS student interested in trying out for bowling

TRY OUTS at Strike Zone ~ September 30th at 6:00 pm

The fall sporting events are on the calendar.


The next SBDM meeting will be October 6 at 4:15 in the front office.

Attention Juniors!  If you have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, and have held at least TWO leadership roles to which you were chosen by your peers or an adult leader with in the past two years, then stop by the Guidance Office and pick up a Youth Salute Application!  The deadline for applying is September 26, 2014. 

If you are interested in applying for a Congressional nomination to one of the United States Military Academies, please see Ms. Heady in the guidance office.  Applications are due by October 31,2014.  Academy days will be held by local congressmen to meet representatives from each institution on Sunday, September 13, 2014 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Aviation Museum of Kentucky located at the Blue Grass Airport in Lexington.  This is your chance find out about the involvement and commitment required for each Academy, as well as ask questions about the application process.  Again, see Ms. Heady in the guidance office if you are a junior or senior interested in this opportunity. 

Driver's Testing times and dates are controlled by the Kentucky State Police.  Effective January 9th written tests are given from 8:30-11:15 Mondays and Fridays only.  Appointments are taken for drivers.  Test by calling them on Mondays or Fridays from 8:00-10:00 at (859)887-1713.








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