Bridge Bulletin 8.21.2021
Posted on 08/21/2021
Bridge Bulletin 8.21.2021

Message From Mrs. Abney

We are excited to welcome students back to school on Monday! We will open our doors at 7:00 am and school begins at 7:30. Please remember wear your mask and to bring your fully charged school issued laptop.  Don’t have a laptop yet?  We will be issuing one to you on August 23 during the school day.  I also wanted to remind everyone that breakfast and lunch are free this year for all students!  

 

Transportation

Download the HERE COMES THE BUS App, so you can track your bus in real time and receive push notifications regarding the status of your bus.  

 

Customer Service Hotline: Listed below are the customer service hotline numbers for  transportation. 

 

Western Area: trns-mccuinbusroutes@pwcs.edu and 571-374-6593  

Central Area: trns-centralbusroutes@pwcs.edu and 571-374-6592  

Eastern Area: trns-potomacbusroutes@pwcs.edu and 571-374-6591 

 

Schedules

Schedules were posted to ParentVue and StudentVue accounts on 8.20.21.  If you have an error in your schedule, please email the counselor.  Students should follow their schedule until counselors have processed corrections.

 

Student Drop Off/Pick Up Locations

Student Drop Off A.M.: 

Parents should enter the school grounds by using the entrance directly across from Antietam Rd.  Follow the signs to the rear of the school where students are to be dropped off and should enter through Door 25.     

Student Pickup P.M.: 
Parents should enter the school grounds using the entrance across from Antietam Rd and proceed to the rear of the school.  Upon reaching the football stadium, follow the perimeter of the parking lot to the afternoon pick up location.  

Late Arrivals:   

Students arriving after 7:30 a.m. or being released early should use the Main entrance. 

 

Emergency Cards, Annual Acknowledgements & Consents are online in ParentVue

The New School Year Packet, where parents/guardians can review emergency cards, update contact information, and complete annual policy reviews and acknowledgements, is now available in ParentVUE. 

 

The Code of Behavior can be has been updated and can be reviewed online.  

 

All families should complete the New School Year Packet as soon as possible, but no later than Friday, September 17, 2021.The information you provide will allow school staff to ensure the safety of your student this school year. 

 

Log into the ParentVUE app or the ParentVUE website using your ParentVUE UserID and password. 

 

Once logged into ParentVUE, click the Online Records button at the top of the screen.  

 

If you need assistance, please see contacts below: 

 

IEP/504 Student Secretary: Marylee Tuniki, tunikim@pwcs.edu 

Students A-F Secretary: Rebeca Manzanares, manzanrm@pwcs.edu  

Students G-N Secretary: Cheryl Zizzo, zizzoca@pwcs.edu  

Students O-Z- Secretary: Debra Johnson, johnsondr@pwcs.edu 

 

Attendance Procedures

Questions about attendance and early dismissals?  Please click here for our new Attendance procedures.  Also new this year – same day absences can be excused using your ParentVue app. You may also email AttendanceWSHS@pwcs.edu to excuse your student’s absence or for an early dismissal.  

 

New Student Orientation

Did you miss the New Student Orientation?  See the slideshow here

 

Technology 

Need to purchase laptop insurance? Check out our Device Information page! More information can also be found on our Technology Page on our website.  

 

Activities This Week

Monday, August 23rd 

Fr/JV/V Volleyball @ OP - 5:00/6:00/7:00 pm 

 

Tuesday, August 24th 

Golf @ Forest Green - 3:00 pm 

V Volleyball vs John Lewis - 6:30 pm 

V Field Hockey vs John Lewis - 6:30 pm 

 

Wednesday, August 25th 

JV/V Field Hockey vs Meridian - 5:30/7:00 pm 
Fr/JV Football @ South County - 5:30/7:00 pm 

 

Thursday, August 26th 

Golf @ Old Hickory - 3:00 pm 

 

Friday, August 27th 

V Football vs South County - 7:00 pm 

 

Tickets for all regular season games are $6.00 per person.  Tickets can be purchased on the GoFan App at https://gofan.co/app/school/VA24972

 

Spirit Wear

Interested in ordering some WSHS spirit wear?  Check out our online spirit store!