February 18, 2022
February & March Modified Bell Schedules
During February and March, we will be operating many different bell schedules due to a variety of reasons. Please click here to see the changes. Please note there is no School on Monday, February 21 to observe President’s Day, and no late start on Wednesday, February 23 since it is a 7-period day. Classes will begin at 8:00 a.m.
SPRING MUSICAL Information
We are excited to invite you to our 2022 Spring Musical! Academy Theatre is proud to present The Mystery of Edwin Drood. The performances are scheduled as follows:
Thursday, February 24
Friday, February 25
Saturday, February 26
Thursday, March 3
Friday, March 4
Saturday, March 5
All performances begin at 7:00 p.m. and include a dessert intermission. Seating is reserved and tickets are on sale. You may purchase them online through our Eventbrite platform. Please visit www.wheatonacademy.org/fine-arts/theatre/edwindrood to select the specific performance dates you want to attend.
WA Women’s Prayer
Upcoming dates are Tuesday, February 22, March 1, 8, 15. Stop by Luz’s apartment on campus between 1:30 and 3:00 p.m. to pray for our students & faculty/staff/WA community. You are also invited to join an evening prayer time on March 10. Connect with Mary Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org for details, questions or prayer requests.
Preparing for the 2022-2023 school year: Returning Student Class Registration and Re-Enrollment Deposit
All parents of current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors need to complete two important steps to prepare for the next school year:
- Pay a $175 re-enrollment deposit through OnCampus by February 28
- Sign up and attend a class registration meeting after reviewing your student’s course recommendations. This year, we are hosting these Registrations Nights on February 28 and March 7, with select afternoon times on March 1-4.
Please review all of the instructions HERE for each of these important steps. Please reach out to Sheri Guarnizo (email@example.com) regarding billing or Angie Roberts (firstname.lastname@example.org) regarding registration if you have any questions.
You Are Needed!
We would love to have our dessert intermission for the musical return this year, however, without additional support, it may not happen. Our intermission is such a great time for community fellowship and loved by everyone, so please consider helping out. The dates are February 24, 25, & 26, and March 3, 4, & 5. We NEED about 12 people per show to make three dozen large cookies each. We also need volunteers to donate four pounds of grapes per show. So, if you would like to bake your favorite cookie (your choice) or drop off grapes, please contact Jim Holtrop. Thanks for helping to make this event happen!
Jostens Ring Service Visit
On Wednesday, February 23, representatives from Jostens will be in the Atrium during lunch to service class rings. If your student ordered a class ring this year, he/she will also be able to pick up the backpack gift at this time.
WA Appreciation Team
Our team is made of a group of parents who desire to encourage, bless, and appreciate our faculty and staff at two specific times during the year. During finals week in December and again with an Appreciation Luncheon in April to honor and thank everyone for a fantastic school year. It is only possible to provide these wonderful events on behalf of all families because of your generous gifts. We ask for sponsorship in the Fall for the Christmas event and in late Winter/early Spring for the Appreciation Luncheon. Thank you to the families who helped make December’s event possible.
We are now preparing and planning for the Spring Appreciation Luncheon. Might you consider sponsoring a Faculty/Staff member for the Appreciation Luncheon on April 22nd? Click here to sponsor and learn more details.
It is time to order the 2021-2022 yearbook! The cost is $25.00 per book. Please click here to place your order. Yearbooks are only available through the Jostens website. If you are placing a senior ad for your graduating senior you DO NOT have to order one, it is included in the ad cost.
Wheaton Academy is hiring!
- Full-Time Staff Accountant
- Full-Time Marketing Specialist
- Full-Time HVAC Technician
- Part-Time Substitute Teacher Coordinator and Operations Assistant
- Part-time Development Special Projects and Database Coordinator
- Part-Time Food Truck Manager
February 28, 2022, the spring sports programs begin in athletics! If your student is planning on participating in one of the spring sports teams (Baseball, Boys Tennis, Track and Field, Girls Soccer, Lacrosse, Softball, or Boys Volleyball), he/she must have a valid physical AND the Athletic Packet completed, and uploaded onto Magnus. Please make sure this is complete, or your student will not be allowed to participate on February 28. Thank you in advance for having these completed, and uploaded onto Magnus.