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For a specified time recently, Publix took a portion of proceeds from the community shopping at the Freeport store and used it to purchase school supplies and materials for our students. 

Special thanks to Publix for being such great community to school partners!

submitted by Nancy Currie

SWHS is bringing Unity to their campus and showing a stance against bullying through the Kindness Rocks Project.  Plus, SWHS Principal, Dr. Alexis Tibbetts, issued a challenge to all students to sign the Unity Day pledge to stand together against bullying and be united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion. Over 450 students accepted that challenge and signed the pledge!  Submitted by Keitha Bledsoe.

SWHS Rocks

SWHS Rocks

SWHS Rocks

Freeport High School Student Government Association participated in the Junior League of the Emerald Coast's Child Clothing Project. Students were shopping buddies, served lunch in the snack bar and handled the packing of busses with children's purchases. Over 200 elementary students attended today's event. Submitted by Patty Woodard/Vanessa Bump.

FHS Stud Govt

FHS Stud Govt

FHS Stud Govt

FHS Stud Govt

FHS Stud Govt

The FHS Sunshine Band earned Straight Superior Ratings on Saturday, October 14th, at the Southern Showcase in Dothan, Alabama.  The overall score included the following ratings:  Superior Drum Major, Superior Colorguard, Superior Drumline, and Superior Band.  Congratulations to Mr. Miller, Miss Miller, and the members of the Sunshine Band for a great performance!

Come see the Sunshine Band this coming Saturday, October 21st, at Arnold High School, performing at the Florida Bandmasters Association District 2 Marching Music Performance Assessment.  The band will perform at 3:30! Submitted by Celeste Goodwin.

Kindergarten students at Butler Elementary were honored to have the South Walton Fire Department visit the school and share information about fire safety with them.  Ms. Stephens class created a thank you banner to show their appreciation to these community helpers! Submitted by Tammy Smith.

Walton County Fair was humming with the sweet sounds of WCSD voices as the West Defuniak Elementary "BeeBops"; Mossy Head "Headliners"; Freeport Elementary "Sophisticats"; Paxton "Sound of the Pride"; and Maude Saunders "Kids of Distinction" sang their hearts out on the Main Stage area of the fair Wednesday evening!

Thursday night, audiences in the Main Stage area were treated to the beautiful voices of the Walton Middle School and Walton High School Chorus students!

Congratulations to all these fine musicians, their parents, and their teachers for an EPIC job sharing their talents at the Walton County Fair!

submitted by Keitha Bledsoe

     

    

    

submitted by Keitha Bledsoe