Welcome to WSHS Academic Boosters

Teacher/Staff Contact:

President:  Jeanette Talamo       
JMTandCO@aol.com

Vice President:  Lauren Hoffman
laurenhoffman@columbus.rr.com
Secretary:  Kate Hunter
kate15@wowway.com
Treasurer:  Sherri Blais
sherriblais@gmail.com
Westerville Parent Council Rep: 
Julie Villacres
j5vill@yahoo.com
Fundraising Chair:  Laura Drum
laura.drum@verizonwireless.com
GEM Chair:  

Scholarship Chair:  Julie Villacres
j5vill@yahoo.com

 

 

The WSHS Boosters would like to welcome everyone to the 2015-2016 school year. 
The WSHS Academic Boosters is the organization that supports
the reason why our kids attend South - ACADEMICS !!! 
It's who we are and why YOU should become a member. 
If you haven't done so already, please consider joining the
TEAM:  Together Everyone Achieves More. 
Show your son(s) and/or daughter(s) that you believe in him/her.
 
Our mission is to promote, encourage, and recognize achievements in 
academics,
leadership, citizenship and personal development among all students.
 
 
 

SCHOLAR'S NIGHT DINNER
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Prior to the Scholar's Night Awards Ceremony, the Academic Boosters offers a Scholar's Night Dinner for a minimal cost of $10 per person:  main dish, salad, rolls, drink and dessert.  Registration form will either be mailed to respective parents or given to honored students to bring home.
 

 

SCHOLAR'S NIGHT
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Each year, Westerville South honors last year's freshmen, sophomores and juniors for their academic achievement.  Awards bestowed include Merit Scholar recognitions (3.3 - 3.699 GPA) and Academic Letters (3.7 - 4.0+ GPA).  In addition, thirty-three WSHS Academic Boosters Departmental Excellence Awards are given per grade level in the subject areas of Art, Business, World Languages, Physical Education, Science, Social Studies and Music.  As the academic supporting organization and on behalf of Westerville South, the Academic Boosters donate a gift of achievement to each of these students.

 

CATS WITH CLASS
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Wednesday, March 9, 2016

The Academic Boosters support "Cats with Class".  Approximately 80 students in total are recognized as "Cats with Class" in November and March of each year.  "Cats with Class" honors students who have demonstrated acts of kindness, good school citizenship, or service and thereby, help make South High School a wonderful place for learning and teaching.  Students are joined by family members along with teachers and staff who nominated them for this prestigious honor at a breakfast hosted by the Academic Boosters.
 

 

FRESHMAN MERIT CERTIFICATES

The Academic Boosters began a new tradition January, 2014 by awarding freshman students who have earned a 3.3 or above CUM GPA after the first two quarters of the current school year, Freshmen Merit Certificates signed by the Principal and Academic Boosters President.

 

TEACHER / STAFF APPRECIATION
April 2016

Through the school year, the Academic Boosters provides snacks for the monthly teacher/staff meetings.  In April, the Academic Boosters provides a themed luncheon
for South's entire staff to thank them
for all they do for the students and
parents of this great school.

 

 

EVENING FOR EXCELLENCE
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

This is an evening to celebrate and honor graduating seniors and thier accomplishments during their high school career.  The
Academic Boosters honors the Senior Scholarship recipients and eleven seniors for the Academic Boosters Departmental Excellence Awards:  Art, Business, World Languages, Music, Physical Education, Science and Social Studies.

 

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS

The Academic Boosters support graduating seniors electing to further their education by offering a minimum of three $500 scholarships based on available funding May of the 
academic year:  The Wildcat Excellence Scholarship, The Wildcat Success Scholarship and The Wildcat Perseverance Scholarship.

 
 
 
We are committed to making a difference at Westerville South High School.


Meeting Dates:

  • Monday, August 24 
  • Monday, September 21 
  • Monday, October 26 
  • Monday, November 23 
  • Monday, January 25 
  • Monday, February 22 
  • Monday, March 21 
  • Monday, April 25
  • Monday, May 23

 

 

You may find other important "WSHS" dates located on the calendar to the upper right.

 

 

Register your Kroger Plus Card on line at 
   
www.krogercommunityrewards.com.

 

   The Account number/code for WSHS
       Academic Boosters is: #80097.

 

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 Register your Meijer Community Rewards card on 
   
line at www.meijer.com/mcr/choose_card.jsp

 

The account number/code for WSHS Academic 
                
Boosters is: #663007.

 

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just like you would at Amazon.  The Academic Boosters will receive
                 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases.

How do you know if a product is eligible?  It will be marked "Eligible
       for
 
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