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Student Orientation

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Welcome to Wachter Middle School

Home of the Wildcats

Principal
Mr. Lee Ziegler

Wachter Middle School
Phone: 701-323-4650
http://www.wachter.bismarckschools.org/

Agenda



Definition

Middle school is designed to help students & parents through the adolescent years of life

Mission Statement

"Our mission is to educate students in a collaborative, caring, & disciplined environment empowering them to be a credit to themselves and society"

About WMS

  • A staff committed to its mission statement & the importance of parents working with the school for one common goal
    "The Student!"
  • Strong communication between home & school
  • Over 800 Students
  • 7 academic teams
  • 3 teams for 7th graders
  • Homebase
  • Encore classes
  • Teaming every day


Student Responsibilities & Expectations

  • Show up on time
  • Be prepared to learn & grow
  • Do your best
  • Respect for Self
  • Respect for Others
  • Be Responsible for Actions


How Parents Can Help Their Student

  • Rest
  • Breakfast
  • Water
  • Homework Support
  • Communicate early & often
  • Call for any absence
  • Sign out student
  • Notify office of any changes in student info
  • Drop off & child pick-up


First Day of School

  • 8:15am to 3:15pm
  • Supplies
  • Planners
  • Homebase orientation
  • New Friends


Regular Schedule

  • 8:10am to 3:20pm
  • Early arrivals
  • Breakfast 7:20am to 7:50pm
  • Seventh Grade Lunch
  • After school supervision


Other Information

  • Team Assignments
  • Power School
  • Free/Reduced Lunches
  • Sports & Other fees
  • Clubs, Sports & Activities
  • School Parties
  • Sports Video
  • Check School Website


Fall Co-Curricular Activities Start August

  • Cross-country
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Football


Have a Great Year!
Welcome to Wachter!

Have a Great Year!


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