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Woodinville High School | Care - Respect - Leadership
“Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.” ~Brad Henry
Grade 6-12 Intent to Return Survey - Due by Tuesday, March 30, 12:00 p.m.

Dear Falcon Families!
As announced in Dr. Reid's March 24 email to Northshore families seen below, grades 6-12 will start a hybrid learning model on Monday, April 19. We look forward to the learning opportunities presented to all our students in this next stage of reopening. We appreciate parents thoughtfully considering the choice for your student(s) to return to in-person learning or to continue remote learning from home and to then share your decision by responding to the Intent to Return Survey as soon as possible, and in any event, no later than Tuesday, March 30 by noon.  (Please note the due date has been extended from today at 5:00 p.m. to March 30 by noon. NSD Communications is in the process of updating this information on the District website.)

Thank you for your patience while we gather the necessary reopening information and data needed to create schedules and to respond to your questions, many of which rely upon responses to the survey. We hope to have all survey responses documented as quickly as possible. In the interim, please visit the District website for a wealth of reopening information and details.
Thank you, enjoy the weekend, and GO Falcons!
The WHS Admin Team
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Hello Team Northshore,
Following many long days of interest-based bargaining over the last several weeks, the Northshore School District and the Northshore Education Association (NSEA) have reached agreements on a return to hybrid learning that are in accordance with Governor Inslee's March 15 Emergency Proclamation.

Our district's elementary schools (grades K-5) will begin a hybrid learning model on April 5. Secondary schools (grades 6-12) will begin a hybrid learning model on April 19.

I want to thank each member of the large team of educators, in a wide variety of roles, who worked through complex logistical details to ensure our students and staff can make a safe and smooth transition back to the school buildings. 

Families of elementary students can find the elementary schedule here. Families of students grades 6-12 are asked to review the details on this page and then complete the Intent to Return survey at the bottom of the page. We ask that all families of students in grades 6-12 submit the survey by Tuesday, March 30 by noon* so school administrators and staff can plan accordingly.

Thank you for your partnership as we continue to navigate these challenging times.

Michelle Reid, Ed.D.
Northshore School District
(Email to Northshore Community, March 24, 2021, 9:06 p.m.)
*Due date changed from March 26 as originally published to March 30 at noon
Student Health Check Form in ParentVUE/StudentVUE  

When in-person learning resumes, each morning, parents and guardians must complete a daily Health Check form in ParentVUE for their student prior to their student arriving on campus. This applies during Bridge Weeks, as applicable, and hybrid learning. Middle and high school students can complete their own health check form daily if they prefer. Completion will be required prior to entering the building.

With the launch, in the meantime, parents and guardians must complete this form daily in order to access anything else in ParentVUE. This includes parents and guardians of students in all modes of learning -- Bridge Weeks, hybrid, and remote. By completing this form on a daily basis, all families will be familiar with the process when their students do return to in-person learning. Please note if the answer to any of the questions on the daily Health Check form is yes, the student must stay home and contact their school.

Families can visit nsd.org/healthcheck to get more information about how to access the form. The webpage has step by step instructions, along with helpful tutorial videos in accessing ParentVUE and StudentVUE, as well as how to complete the daily form. 

The Northshore School District mobile app also provides access to the webpage. You can select the icon titled “Health Check” and it will bring you directly to the webpage where the forms are located. 

When the time comes for in-person learning to resume, if a parent/student forgot to complete the form before arriving on campus, QR codes will be available to scan with the student's mobile device’s camera outside the building. The QR code will take you directly to nsd.org/healthcheck to complete the process. Paper copies will also be available on site, if needed.

Thank you for your continued support and partnership in keeping our Northshore community safe!

Reopening Schedule & Activities

With the safety of students, staff and families as top priority, certain student groups are returning to classrooms for in-person instruction and other student groups will come to school campuses for transition and support activities.
Remote learning will continue for students whose families choose to keep them home.
To learn more and view the Reopening Schedule visit the NSD Website.

Transportation Information
The E-Link on the Transportation page will be down starting Monday, March 28th and will be available again on Wednesday, March 31st. Transportation will be implementing the new bell times into the system and the hybrid route information will be available then.

Talon Time Advisory Plan:
March 30 & April 2

Next week for Advisory on Tuesday and Friday, all students can schedule to meet with their advisor or advisors can request and schedule students to meet from 1:25-1:55 p.m. for support. 
  • Advisors will provide Zoom links for students who schedule or are requested to meet by advisors through Schoology.
  • Only the students who schedule to meet or are scheduled to meet by an advisor and do not show will be marked absent.
WHS AP Exam Testing Window
May 18-21 & 24-28
Mark your calendars! The AP Exam testing window for Woodinville High School will be: 
Administration 2
  • May 18-21, 24-28
  • In School and At Home 
World Language and Music Theory
  • Friday, May 21
  • In person at a District location 
Specific exam administration dates are outlined in the link below. Note that students can only take the specific exam on the date listed in the testing window: 

Registration for AP exams took place in the fall. Additional information regarding the test administration will be forthcoming from AP Coordinator Estela Gerlinger and will be posted on our Advanced Placement website.
Watch Live Sports Now!

Due to limited attendance at Pop Keeney and indoor venues, the District is live streaming some athletic events where you can go and "see" our Falcons in action!!

Use the below link to view upcoming streamed activities: 
Add GO Falcons!

Highlights from Your WHS Counseling Team:

College Admissions
Seniors headed to college, we know you are hearing from the colleges you applied to, whether it's the news you wanted to hear or you are feeling disappointed. Please know we are here for you and want to offer congratulations or lend an ear to discuss options. We believe you will land in the place that is meant to be!
Counselors have their zoom rooms open every day at lunch from 11:00-12:00 to meet with students. Please join our room if we can help with anything!
Click here for your Counselor's zoom link:
As college decisions are being made and you start to imagine yourself at your future campus, remember to apply for scholarships!
  • College is expensive so every dollar counts! If you haven’t begun looking yet, start here:  https://woodinville.nsd.org/counseling/college-information, then scroll down to “How do I find Money for college?” and expand “Scholarships”.
  • If you’ve already made your college decision or are choosing between a couple, check out the Financial Aid website of those schools. They will often list scholarships that have separate applications specifically for first-year students.
Third quarter ends on April 9th!
Counselors are connecting with students who are struggling to stay motivated and those who are missing assignments resulting in lowered grades. Please reach out to your Counselor if we can help put a plan in place to help your student get back on track.
5 Ways to Stay Motivated
  • Change Your Mindset ~ I can do this, instead of I can't or won't!
  • Be Proud of Yourself ~ Pat yourself on the back for any small achievement you have made today!
  • Switch Things Up ~ The same old thing = boring, stay motivated by trying something new, change your routine today!
  • List Your Whys ~ Don't lose sight of why you started something important.  Keep a list front and center!
  • Give Yourself a Break ~ Mess up?  So What!  Forgive yourself and move on!
Artwork submissions for the printed Senior Awards publication being accepted April 1 through May 5!

Calling all students from the Class of 2021 who would like to have an opportunity for consideration of their artwork to appear on the cover and in the Senior Awards publication!
  • Upload your digital .jpg submission (max 10MB) via this Google Form https://forms.gle/1Kd77wG4yZ4DZErJ9  between April 1 - May 5 by 11:55 p.m.! Thank you in advance for your creativity!
  • A committee will be reviewing all submissions and will advise the selected cover art by May 19, 2021.
If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Porter by email at rporter2@nsd.org!
Senior Survey & Scholarship Reporting

The Senior Survey and Scholarship Reporting window runs April 1 through May 5.  The process must be completed by May 5, 2021.

Completion of the Senior Survey includes each seniors Final Transcript request.

Information collected from the Senior Survey and the Scholarship Reporting process is used for a variety of purposes:
  • Recognition in the printed Senior Awards publication.
  • Consent to release final official transcript to post-secondary colleges and universities, etc.
  • WHS school profile data needed for post-secondary student applications, etc.
It is vital that seniors complete the Senior Survey and the Scholarship Reporting process on time due to printing deadlines.
NACAC Virtual College Fairs 
Want to get a jump start on your college search? The National Association for College Admission Counseling hosts several virtual college fairs.   
  • April 10th Western College Fair 
  • April 10th Southeastern College Fair 
  • May 2nd National College Fair 
Do you like being outdoors? Are you passionate about nature and wildlife? Perhaps you like technology and engineering, but would love a way to connect your high-tech interests to conservation? Or you know you’d be a great teacher, but are less sure you want to be in a classroom? Join us to discover people who turned their interests in fields such as science, engineering, education, and technology into careers that help the planet. These people work at zoos, universities, nonprofit organizations, wildlife sanctuaries and clinics… and they’ve all made the Earth their boss!

This online event is held on Zoom and is geared towards families with 7th-12th graders. **Please note that youth can not register themselves; they will need a parent or other adult to register for them and provide an email address to contact.**

Register to attend the Virtual Career Day on April 18, 2021!

New Information up on Mental Health Matters!
We have added excellent new information to our Mental Health Matters page. This page will be updated weekly, as time permits. Please note, you now have the option to email Ms. Kakalecik and our School Counseling Intern Keenan Schoen to schedule a meeting.

We have updated the articles under Weekly Wellness Links with information you might find valuable. We picked these articles from a wealth of recent information dealing with COVID and its effects on Mental Health. 

Under What Do You Want To Know?, you will find recent questions from students, which you may also wonder about.

We have added a page for TeenLink, The National Child Traumatic Stress Network, and links to several apps that can help you deal with stress and anxiety, as well as a page with a selection of books and support for parents

Last but not least, on the Home page, you will find a video showcasing the excellent stress-reducing 5-5-5 breathing technique that Ms. Kakalecik loves and has been teaching her students during her sessions to help them de-stress. You will also find a link to important information on how to prevent cyberbullying.

Stay tuned as each week we will be adding new information to the web page geared towards Mental Health and Living your Best Life!

We wish you a relaxing mid-winter break!

Christine Kakalecik, Mental Health Counselor, WHS
Keenan Schoen, School Counseling Assistant, WHS
If you or a loved one are in a mental health crisis, call the King County Crisis Line at 206-461-3222, text HELLO to 741741, dial 911, or go to the nearest Emergency Room. 
Info & Register Here
Update Your Contact Information
Families are encouraged to take a few minutes to check their contact information, including phone numbers and email addresses. We use parent/guardian email addresses to create school mailing lists. The District also uses email as a tool for sharing important, and sometimes urgent, information with families. Automated phone calls are sent to families with safety and emergency messages.

You can check your contact information in ParentVUE.  For questions, please contact Attendance Secretary and WHS Online Parent Resource Coordinator Kim Benedict at whsattendance@nsd.org.
To update any information, please fill out this form and return it to our registrar Denise Schwans at dschwans@nsd.org
Student Work Permit Signatures!
Is your student working this year and in need of their Work Permit Signed? If so, please have them contact their WHS Counselor via email and they can help get this signed for them.

WHS Counseling email addresses can be found on the WHS Homepage under Counseling.

FGIC Tackle Cancer Apparel Line! 

Falcon Gridiron Club has an online store setup with Woodinville gear where the net proceeds will help fight cancer!    

Tackle Cancer Apparel Line:

If you wish to support the Tackle Cancer program by direct donation, please go to this link: 
GO Falcons!

Follow NSD Reopening Plan & Safety Protocols

The following plan was developed by District staff in preparation for a return to school and District buildings when it is safe to do so. The information in this handbook is intended to help everyone understand required safety protocols and know what to expect for every student and staff member. As the pandemic data and state response continue to evolve, District staff will continue to review, refine, and adjust this plan as needed. We remain grateful for their efforts.

The return to in-person learning will be most successful and have the best chance to be sustainable if we are all prepared and working together. We ask that you familiarize yourself and your students with the following health department protocols and CDC requirements.

Learn More

Volunteer Applications

Do you plan to volunteer in your student's virtual classroom or support our free meal program? Make sure to get your online volunteer application and background check in now! By completing your online volunteer application, you will also receive bi-monthly important updates for all volunteers.

Student Celebrations!

Congratulations to Woodinville High School’s 2021-22 ASB Executive Officers!

ASB President: Emma Mann
ASB Vice President: George Ingebretsen
ASB Treasurer: Saanvi Shetty
ASB Secretary: Mariam Kazmi
ASB Activities Promoter: Mya Hariri      

Meet them in an introductory message here:  https://youtu.be/aIc5sgdkBaM

 GO Falcons!


Stay up-to-date by viewing the Calendar on the website homepage 

03/26:         NHS Hours Due, 11:55 p.m.

03/30:        Intent to Return Survey due by 12:00 p.m.
03/31:         Class of 2021 Senior Falcon Fest
4/1-5/5:      Senior Survey & Scholarship Reporting Window
04/07:         Class of 2022 Ring Sizing Event
04/07-09:    Non-Student Days
04/09:         3rd Quarter Ends

04/12-16     Spring Break

04/16:         Northshore Speaks submission due
04/19:         Hybrid Reopening Date
04/19-23:    Public School Volunteer Week
04/26-30:    Mental Health Week
04/28:         Class of 2021 Cap & Gown Distribution - More info to follow
04/29:         Northshore Speaks, 6pm
04/30:         Senior Class Advisory - Required
05/01:         National College Decision Day
05/03-07:   Teacher Appreciation Week
05/06:         National School Nurse Day
05/07:         School Lunch Hero Day
05/18-21:    AP Exam Window
05/21:         AP Exam - World Language & Music Theory
05/24-28:    AP Exam Window
06/01:         Senior Class Advisory - Required
06/16:         Class of 2021 Commencement Ceremony, 7pm
Senior Falcon Fest -
March 31st

🎶We’ve come a long way, from where we began, and I’ll tell you all about it when I see you again🎶

SENIORS, we can’t wait to finally “See You Again” at Falcon Fest on March 31st!! Join us for an exciting program hosted by Mr. Kittler and Mrs. North. This program will have a similar vibe as a pep assembly with fun music, free food, and various competition-style games where flocks go head to head in an opportunity to win prizes.

Register your group of up to 5 people BY TODAY FRIDAY, March 26th using the link below to reserve your spot and receive priority seating! Only one person per group needs to fill out the form. If you prefer to “fly solo”, let us know on the Google form!

NHS Final Hours Submission - DUE TONIGHT, MARCH 26

All final hours for National Honor Society members are due by 11:59 p.m. on March 26th, 2021. Students will upload documentation of at least 20 service hours total to the assignment on the NHS Schoology page. Please remember to submit ALL service hours for the year, including a resubmission of the hours submitted at the November check. 

Students who do not upload their final hours or did not meet requirements from the November check will not be considered for admission into National Honor Society for the 2021-2022 school year. (Yes, students are being inducted into NHS for next year.) Details will follow about the induction ceremony that will take place on May 20, 2021.

Students can view their "grade" on the NHS Schoology to check that they have met requirements for the year so far. There is no appeal process for not turning hours in on time or a cumulative GPA below 3.5.

If you believe we have made an error or have any questions, please contact Ms. Hartinger at ghartinger@nsd.org.

Senior Class Webinar
The Senior class held a MANDATORY meeting on Tuesday, March 23rd!
Seniors, please watch the 3/23 Class of 2021 meeting HERE!
In this video, there is information about upcoming events and all things "Senior." 

SENIORS Save the Date!

On April 28th (time tbd), cap and gown distribution will occur at WHS to get ready for graduation. More details to follow.
Please note that students and staff are required to wear masks, social distance, and follow all safety precautions. We can't wait to see our seniors in-person very soon! 
Required Senior Class Advisories!
Seniors, mark your calendars for required Senior Class Advisories:
  • Friday, April 30
  • Tuesday, June 1 

The Senior Timeline for the Class of 2021 is now available for viewing and download on the Class of 2021 website!
Please continue to check the Class of 2021 website for updated information as we move through second semester.

Senior Timeline

Class of 2021: Share Ideas Regarding Graduation and Spring Senior Activities

Class of 2021 Seniors and Parents,

We have a district committee that is working on the guidelines for graduation and senior activities this spring. We would like to provide an opportunity for students and parents to share ideas regarding these events. Here is a link for WHS Senior Activities Committee - Ideas for 2021: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1N7JjghAO26cinjIaRe4F-4JzlZZ6koi2apuUUpcxaB4/edit

Please direct any questions you may have to Brenda Conrad at bconrad@nsd.org 

Does Your Student Owe Fines or Fees?

Pursuant to NSD guidelines, notifications are mailed to homes at the end of each quarterly grading period. The fine and outstanding fee ledgers will be sent out to homes the week of February 8th. Fines and fees can always be viewed and paid online 24-hours a day through TouchBase, using your NSD generated log in information that has been given to you. 
Fine/Fee related questions should be directed to Nicki Kongkarat, the ASB Bookkeeper, at nkongkarat@nsd.org.  Username and password questions should be directed to Kim Benedict, the Attendance Secretary, at whsattendance@nsd.org.
Attention Seniors!
PTSA Scholarships Available
Woodinville High School PTSA is offering scholarships to two graduating seniors in the class of 2021.  The goal of these scholarships is to acknowledge academic achievements and contribution to the school/community through work or volunteer activities. 
Amount: Two $2000 scholarships will be awarded to WHS Seniors
Due: Friday, April 9, 2021
Complete applications must be submitted by email.  See application for instructions.
Northshore Speaks
Students, do you want to share your voice? The Northshore School District is hosting Northshore Speaks at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 29 for students and staff to share their own spoken word poetry.
Original spoken word poems submitted to Flipgrid before the end of day on Sunday, April 18, 2021 will be considered for the 2021 Northshore Speaks event. Northshore students and staff should log in to Flipgrid using their Northshore School District account. If an entry is selected, District Communications staff will connect directly with the student and their family, or the staff member. If you are a student, be sure to have your parent/guardian complete the Northshore Speaks participation form.
For more information, visit the NSD website.

Power or Internet Outage:
What To Do

We understand that weather incidents may cause a loss of power when students and staff are engaged in distance learning. Our district's Technology, Northshore Learns, and Communications teams collaborated with educators to develop a plan for notifications about power outages, access to service, and how everyone can prepare ahead of time to adjust and continue learning. Please visit our website to learn what to do if your power goes out or if your teacher's power goes out.

WHS 2020-21 Clubs

Building Our Falcon Community this School Year!

We are so excited for our students to join all the exciting clubs Woodinville has to offer. Here at WHS, students will find clubs ranging from a wide variety of interests, and WHS ASB has a lot in store for students to meet all these different clubs. 

Below, through students' NSD Google account, they will find a link to a document with flyers from every Woodinville High School club. These flyers will have a brief description of each club as well how to contact said club. Along with the flyers there is also a master list with every club and easily accessible contact information:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1n_xSSB6uaLNthk5EhsGZJdR08yfQEwsbmDP1t2HYW-A/edit?usp=sharing 
The Club Contact List can also be found on the WHS Activities website.
Lastly, in order to join a club students should fill out the Google form here: https://forms.gle/hBuNEvjNv7itgV1V9

This form will act as an intent to join form for all clubs at Woodinville High School. By filling out this form and providing personal information students are allowing club representatives to reach out at a later date with information on how to become a member and with updates on meetings and events. 

We’re excited to build our Falcon community this school year!

Best, Woodinville ASB 

Delivery of WHS Class of 2021 "We Love You" Yard Signs Delivered!

WHS ASB, administration, faculty, and staff are glad to hear the positive feedback that the signs are welcome additions to our seniors' yards! 

The WHS Junior class designed the sign and organized the distribution to show their love for the class of 2021. Please know that there are a lot of signs to be delivered and most of them are being delivered by students. We are hoping each senior had a sign by Sunday, March 7.

If you did not receive one by the end of the day Monday, March 8, please email WHS Activities Director Kurt Melton at kmelton@nsd.org and he will arrange for one to be delivered to your senior.

Thank you and Go Falcons!
2021-22 School Year Calendar

The 2021-22 school year calendar has been finalized and is available on the District website. 
Be sure to mark your calendar with important dates. View the calendar.

New E-Flyer Platform - Peachjar

We are excited to share that we have moved our e-flyer program to a platform called Peachjar. We receive many requests from local non-profit organizations to distribute program fliers. Peachjar will help facilitate the process of submitting, reviewing, approving and posting e-flyers. With the move to this platform, all e-flyers that are submitted to Peachjar will then be reviewed and approved by District staff to ensure that they meet the District guidelines. We are committed to providing access to all individuals seeking information on our District website. All submitted PDFs must meet accessibility requirements to be approved for distribution. We also encourage organizations to submit flyers in the top five languages spoken in our district. 
Learn More About Peachjar

WHS Website Translation
Traducción de sitios web de WHS

The WHS website (and Daily Bulletin) can be translated into hundreds of different languages by clicking the "Translate" drop down above the "Athletics" tab on the website homepage.
El sitio web de WHS se puede traducir a cientos de idiomas diferentes haciendo clic en el menú desplegable "Traducir" que se encuentra sobre la pestaña "Atletismo" en la página de inicio del sitio web.
Obtenga más información sobre la traducción de sitios web.

Technology Support


Visit the WHS Tech Support page for technology information regarding Clever, Schoology devices, login/password information, and support!

NSD Support Hotline
425-408-7669 or Email WHStech@nsd.org
or visit NSD Technology & Learning Support

It's never too late to request a device for distance learning! Complete the NSD Device Request Form to start the process!
Questions? Families can e-mail WHStech@nsd.org or call 425-408-7669 for technology support.

New Student Login Information & Student Password Resets

If a student has lost their password and need it reset or need help signing in to any NSD accounts, email the Library dgarcia@nsd.org or hlundberg@nsd.org for assistance. Students are automatically assigned an account with their standard district issued username and password. Students new to WHS should email the LIBRARY at dgarcia@nsd.org and learn about all the TECHNOLOGY options available to them. See the WHS Tech Support page on how to log in for the first time!
Navigating Internet Issues during NSL 3.0

If at any time your student is unable to log in to classes due to an internet outage, we encourage you to contact your service provider. We have listed some of the local providers below. You will need to log in to your provider's site to see a map of outrages.

Xfinity Status Center
Phone: 1-800-934-6489
Wave Broadband:
Wave Broadband Support
Phone: 1-866-928-3123
Verizon Service Outage Information
Phone: 1-800-922-0204

Ziply Service Outage Status
Phone: 1-866-699-4759

If you have issues with logging into Clever/Schology or issues with a District provided device, please contact our District Family Technology Helpline at 425-408-7669.
NSD Communications Department

 Washington's K-12 Internet   Access Program: Check Eligibility for Free Internet Access 

Having reliable connectivity to the internet is critical for your student’s success during distance learning. The state recognizes this need, and has partnered with Ziply Fiber and Comcast/Xfinity to create Washington’s K–12 Internet Access Program, which gives eligible families free internet access so your student can connect to online learning from home.

This internet access opportunity will provide you with faster, stronger and more reliable connectivity than hotspots or tethering to mobile devices, which will better support your student. If eligible, your free internet access is available through June 30, 2021.
Complete information and the steps to check elegibility, can be found on the Woodinville High School Website.
Leadership Opportunity on WHS PTSA Executive Board
Are you energetic? Organized? Passionate about making Woodinville High School a place where our students can thrive in this difficult time?

Your talents and dedication are welcome and needed on the Executive Board.  We are seeking a candidate or candidates to serve as President or Co-Presidents during the 2021-2022 school year.

Filling this leadership position is essential for the operation and standing of our PTSA. Training and support are available.

This is your chance to step up and help make our school the vital and supportive community our students need and deserve.

For more information, please contact any member of the Nominating Committee:  Audrey Kozel (audrey.kozel@comcast.net), Connie Glass (connieglass@hotmail.com) and Liza Yore (lizayore@mac.com).

If you are interested in being a candidate for President or Co-President, or know of someone else who is, please contact the Nominating Committee by May 20th, 2021.

Our full slate of candidates for the Executive Board will be published on May 25th, 2021. 

The election will be held at the WHS PTSA General Meeting on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 at 11 am.

WHS Class of 2021
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Letter Jackets - New Online Order Process

Jostens has made it easier to order a letter jacket for your student. Clicking the button below will take you to an online order process. Prices will be displayed as you design the jacket. If you have any questions about ordering, please contact Jostens at jostenspnw@jostens.com or call 360-653-9102.
To Order Click Here
Sports Information
FinalForms registration is still OPEN for Season 2 (winter) and Season 3 (spring) sports. Registration closes for gymnastics on Monday, March 29, and other Season 2 (winter) sports on Monday, April 5. Registration will remain open for Season 3 (spring) sports until Monday, May 3.

Required PRIOR to Participation in Athletics
To participate in athletics, a FinalForms registration must be completed by both parent and student and a current sports physical must be on file with the WHS Athletic Office. Sports physicals are good for two years from the exam date. 
Visit the WHS Athletics page for updated information and the Register for Athletics page for information to register on FinalForms.

If you have any questions, are having issues registering on FinalForms, or need to check on a physical expiration date, please email Renae Hector, WHS Athletic Secretary, at rhector@nsd.org

Optional Student Insurance
As a service, NSD is providing information regarding optional student accident and health insurance coverage administered by Myers-Stevens & Toohey, Inc. These low cost plans are distributed by many districts across Washington. Although they are not the only provider of this type of coverage, they have been recommended by our Washington Schools Risk Management Pool.

More about Threads and Treads
Students in need of financial support?
Please contact your school counselor

WHS counselors have access to community resources to support families who could use a grocery card, help with school fees/supplies or other basic needs.  Please contact your School Counselor if they can help during this challenging time.  There is no qualifying factor and is confidential. Please don't hesitate to ask. 

Changes To The Free Meals Program

Our free meals program is changing and we want to be sure families are prepared to place orders that are appropriate for their situation.

NSD is offering free meals for all children ages 18 and younger. 
Students do not need to be enrolled in the Northshore School District to receive meals. NSD requires that all families wear a mask and maintain physical distancing when picking up their meals. Thank you for helping to keep our drivers and families safe.
For more information and to view changes, visit the NSD Website.
InvestED is a 501 (c) (3) organization that provides funding to support the efforts of secondary schools throughout Washington State. They partner with 660 schools and assist more than 16,500 students with small amounts of short-term, item-specific, need-based funding – items such as shoes, coats, glasses, sports equipment, and academic fees. Their mission is to provide immediate help for students in need. Their goal is to encourage students to stay in school, return to school, or get involved within their learning community.
You can help students in the WHS learning community by adopting WHS in InvestED’s “Adopt a School” Program.
Community Assistance

During the COVID-19 outbreak, our community continues to come together to assist to families and community members in need. This assistance includes childcare, employment, food, mental health support and other resources. To learn more about organizations that are offering support visit the Community Assistance webpage below. 
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Apply for Free & Reduced Price Meals Today!

While Northshore is currently providing free meals, this support is made possible by temporary USDA funding. If this funding changes, the District may be required to charge families based on their current eligibility for meals. Have you applied for free and reduced-price meals this year?

If your family qualified last year, you need to reapply this year to ensure that your student receives free or reduced price meals once the current free meals program ends. It is important to apply today so that your eligibility status doesn’t lapse. If an application was not in process for a returning student by October 14, 2020, the student’s account was automatically transferred to a paid account the next school day. Please know that the number of eligible students for free and reduced price meals connects to the District’s Title I funding, which provides additional support at schools to help students succeed. Additionally, if your family income has decreased, you may be eligible for free or reduced-price school meals.

In addition to receiving free or reduced-price meals, your eligibility also provides
  • Reduced fee for Camp Cedar Spring
  • Reduced fee for PSAT and Advanced Placement Testing
  • Reduced fee for sports/athletics
  • Reduced fee for summer school
  • Access to Backpack Program, which provides backpacks and school supplies
  • Access to Operation School Bell, which provides clothes and personal products
To find out if you are eligible and to apply online visit our website.  
Parent and Student Resources
Daily Bulletin:
Along with the E-News, the Daily Bulletin keeps our students/families informed and up-to-date on the news, events, and celebrations happening here at WHS. The Daily Bulletin is posted daily under Our School > Daily Bulletin.
Staff Directory:
Are you trying to obtain contact information for your student’s teachers or counselors?
Visit the WHS Staff Directory under “Our School” > “School Staff Directory” from the website homepage.
Daily Schedules 2020-21
WHS E-News from the Principal
"One Falcon, One Family"

March 26, 2021
Volume 10, Issue 25
Office Hours:

During this time, the Woodinville High School offices are operating on
intermittent office hours and working remotely.
Expect a response to emails and phone calls within 2 business days.
We're "here" and look forward to assisting you!

425.408.7400 Fax 425.408.4702

Our secretaries are here to help you:
Carolyn Moriarty, Office Manager, Ext. 7401 cmoriarty@nsd.org
Jenn Diaz, Main Office Secretary, Ext. 7403 whsoffice@nsd.org
Nicki Kongkarat, ASB/Bookkeeping/Cashier, Fine/Fee Payment, Ext. 7504 whsasb@nsd.org
Roberta Porter, Counseling Office Manager, Ext. 7418 rporter2@nsd.org
Denise Schwans, Student Info Specialist/Registrar, Ext. 7515 dschwans@nsd.org
Kim Benedict, Attendance Secretary, Ext. 7410 whsattendance@nsd.org
Renae Hector, Athletics Secretary, Ext. 7491 rhector@nsd.org

The mission of Woodinville High School is to become a community of learners, providing a safe and encouraging environment for developing the mind, body, and spirit.
GO Falcons!

19819 136th Avenue NE | Woodinville, WA 98072 US
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