Eric Gaydos
West Greene School District Virtual Instruction Privacy Disclaimer: While the district will be creating opportunities for online learning, the safety and privacy of our students and teachers remain our top priority. As such, please be advised that the recording, photographing, or sharing of the virtual learning program is in violation of the Pennsylvania Wiretap Law, which makes it illegal to record such a conversation without the express written consent of all participants. 18 Pa. Const. Stat. §5703. Conduct of this nature is also in violation of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) as well as school district policy. 20 USC 1232g; 34 CFR 99. As such, a violation of this law may result and criminal penalties, individual liability in a civil lawsuit for damages by an injured party, as well as discipline consistent with WGSD policy and the Code of Student Conduct.
3 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
Here is the updated calendar for the West Greene Feeding Program. We will be moving to a new format starting next week by providing 4 days worth of meals to each child. This is being done as a precaution to limit any possible exposure to COVID-19. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19FFjnlfmSBLMbRPzCcWaIhw__WGK8haSPC4Vyps3csA/edit?usp=sharing
4 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Scott Sakai
Important update for students and parents! There is no need to come to the school and get textbooks and materials from lockers. The teachers have create online work that DOES NOT require their textbooks. Students that do not have internet access can pick up packets on Monday.
7 days ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
I encourage all parents to maintain communication with their child's teacher(s) during the closure. E-mail addresses are available by clicking the "Menu" button in the upper right of the District home page and then selecting the yellow "Directory" button.
8 days ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
The West Greene School District will be hosting an online board meeting tonight at 7 PM. The link for the meeting will be shared on our Facebook page and web site at approx. 6:45 PM. The review meeting usually held at 6 PM before the board meeting has been canceled. Due to the board meeting, there will be no WG Bedtime Story this evening. We will return tomorrow evening.
8 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Scott Sakai
Student paper work packets for students in grades 7-12 will be available beginning Monday, March 30th at 12:00 PM in the Jr-Sr HS office. Students choosing to complete work on-line do not need a paper packet. Chromebooks will still be available in the Elementary Center.
8 days ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Student paper work packets for students in grades K-6 will be available beginning Thursday, March 26th at 12:00 PM in the elementary office. Students choosing to complete work on-line do not need a paper packet. Packets as well as Chrome Books will continue to be available in the elementary office M-F from 7:00 AM through 3:00 PM.
9 days ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
The following Scholarship Applications deadlines have been moved back from April 1 to April 8, 2020!!! 1. Greene County Chamber of Commerce Student Scholarship 2. Nancy Davis Educational Support Scholarship 3. Waynesburg Rotary Student Scholarship Also the Greene County Chamber of Commerce Student Scholarship no longer requires a signature to verify the GPA Please call 724-627-5926 if you have any questions. Please help with getting this info out to our seniors!!!
10 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
Chrome Books are now available for sign-out in the elementary office for any WG student in need of a device in grades K-12. We will only be allowing one family at a time into the office to sign them out. Please wait outside of the elementary entrance and the secretary will buzz you in ASAP. You will be required to show ID prior to signing out a device if you are not recognized by the office staff, so please bring a valid ID with you.
10 days ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The Sarris and Cookie Dough orders will be available for pick up in the gravel lot across from the high school on thursday, March 26th from 4:00-6:00 PM. Parents will not need to exit their cars to receive their products. Any order that is not picked up on the 26th will need to be be picked up at Sarris Candies in Canonsburg at a later date. The order pick up will take place rain or shine. Please contact a WGEPO officer if you have any questions. Do not call the school.
11 days ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Richhill Twp. VFD will be added as a food distribution site beginning Monday the 23rd. Please feel free to take advantage of our free meal program at any of our sites from 11:00-1:00 each day that school is not in session. Please call Mr. Elsenheimer at 724.499.5183 x2229 if you have any questions.
14 days ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
BREAKING NEWS: 2019-2020 PSSA/Keystone/PASA Assessments have been canceled. More information to come.
15 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
SAT make-up session on March 28th and the SAT on May 2nd have been canceled.
16 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
Consider taking advantage of the free meal distribution starting today from 11 AM to 1 PM at the Morris Township Community Center, New Freeport and Graysville VFD's and the WGHS loading dock. Meals are available for all kids ages 0-18 and will continue daily until school resumes.
17 days ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
The WGSD will be hosting a temporary feeding program while our district is closed due to COVID-19. We want to do our best to be prepared to manage each of the 4 sites that will provide meals. Each child, from ages 0-18 can receive a free meal. The child must be present for meal claiming purposes. There will be no eat-in options, this will be a grab-and-go program. This program will begin on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 11 AM - 1 PM. The sites include: Morris Twp Community Center, Graysville VFD, New Freeport VFD, and West Greene Senior High School Cafe Loading Dock. Please complete this form if you plan on participating so that we can have some kind of gauge in place with regard to the number of meals that need prepared. Survey Link: https://forms.gle/pAH2MFNmhiuCEQMS8 Thank you!
18 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
Medications for students in grades K-12 or work packets for elementary students who were absent on Friday may be picked up in the respective office daily from 7:30-3:30. If you have questions, please call 724-499-5191 ext. 2227 for the Jr./Sr. HS or ext. 2310 for the elementary.
18 days ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
Governor Wolf has just announced that all school districts across the commonwealth will be closed for the next two weeks. Please follow the link to the governor's press release. https://www.governor.pa.gov/newsroom/governor-wolf-announces-closure-of-pennsylvania-schools/
21 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
MS/HS STUDENT SURVEY: Please complete the following survey - https://forms.gle/oDVTVXB8c9UeVNfp6
23 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
Bus 14 is running 20 minutes behind this afternoon.
25 days ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
For up to the minute district information, please make sure that you follow both our Facebook and Twitter feed!
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 - Due to fallen trees, Bus 10 is running approx. 30 mins. behind.
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
School will not be in session for students this Friday, March 6th for a staff Act 80 Day. School resumes on Monday, March 9th.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020 - Part of our phone system (724-499-5183) is not functional at this time. If you need to contact the high school, please call 724-499-5191.
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Eric Gaydos
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020: Bus 136 experienced a breakdown and is running 30 minutes behind.
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Scott Sakai
Congratulations girls. We are not done yet. Hard work is going to pay off. You have made a community proud! #WGAthleticsPA #wgpioneers
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Game Time!!! Let’s Go Pioneers!
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
A BIG thank you goes out to Stuck’s Petroleum and Exxon Mobil for their generous $500 grant for science and math programming at West Greene.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Eric Gaydos
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020: AM Bus 4 is running 20 minutes behind schedule. Please prepare accordingly.
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Scott Sakai
WPIAL 1A Girls Basketball Semi-Finals Good Luck Girls. 6:15 pm vs. Sewickley Academy at Canon MacMillan High School. @WGAthleticsPA
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
There is an opportunity for parents of elementary students to attend a parent workshop on Wednesday, April 15th at Lakeside Party Center. If you would like to attend the training or would like additional information, please contact Mr. Painter at painterd@wgsd.org or by calling the elementary office. The training is free of charge and includes lunch.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
WPIAL 1A Girls Basketball Playoffs Good Luck Girls. 6:15 pm vs. Avella at Peters Township High School. @WGAthleticsPA
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Congratulations Sheyann Watson! WPIAL 1A Rifle Champion
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Thursday Events 7th and 8th Grade Volleyball - (A) 4:00 pm vs. Mapletown
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
PIAA Rifle State Match Good luck to Sheyann Watson, D.J. Jones and Ruby Rittenhouse at the State Rifle Championships.
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
WPIAL 1A Girls Basketball Playoffs West Greene will play Avella Friday, February 21, 2020 at 6:15. The game will be played at Peters Twp. High School . Pre-sale tickets are available in the Main Office. Student tickets are $5 and adults are $7.
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Tuesday Events 7th and 8th Grade Volleyball - (H) 4:00 pm vs. McGuffey
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
WPIAL Championship Season 2/14 - Varsity Wrestling - Section/WPIAL Individual Tournament 3:00 pm at Canon-MacMillen. 2/15 - Boys Varsity Basketball - Round 1 WPIAL vs. Imani Christian 1:00 pm at Peter Township
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Seniors The deadline to submit your Senior Photo, and your Baby/Toddler photo for inclusion in the yearbook is March 9th. If a photo of your choosing is not received by then, the photo taken by Lifetouch on school picture day will be used instead. Please see Mr. Rychtarsky.
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Eric Gaydos
Title I Parent Survey Please take a moment to make West Greene an even better place to learn! https://forms.gle/rRVJHjfTkpkDzP6T9 Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
The West Greene 2020 Spelling Bee was held on Wednesday, February 12 in the Middle/Senior High School Auditorium. Forty-eight students participated from fourth grade through eighth grade. There were 20 rounds of words to come up with first, second, and third places. Third place was Colin Brady who received a plaque and cash prize. Second place was Billy Witlach, who received a plaque, cash prize, and a one year subscription to Britannica Kids. First place was Darren Knight, who received a plaque, cash prize, one year subscription to Britannica Kids, and will get the opportunity to represent West Greene as he competes at the Western Regional competition at Robert Morris University on March 7, 2020.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
School Make-Up Day: School will now be in session on Monday, February 17th as our make-up day for Friday's cancelation.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The West Greene School is closed due to weather Friday, February 7th, 2020. Enjoy your 3 day weekend.
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Spelling Bee Grades 4 through 8 will be held on Friday, February 7, 2020. West Greene A/V students will be recording and Live Streaming the Spelling Bee. You can view the event online at http://livestream.com/wgvideoclub
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Thursday Events Girl 7th & 8th Grade VB - (H) 3:30 pm vs. Carmichaels Girls JV BB - (H) 5:30 pm vs. Avella Girls Varsity BB - (H) 7:00 pm vs. Avella
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Wednesday Events Junior High Wrestling - (H) 5:30 pm vs. Bethel Park Varsity Wrestling - (H) 7:00 pm vs. Bethel Park Senior Night - Wrestling and Rifle before the Varsity Match
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Senior Night and Little League Recognition between JV and Varsity contest. Good Luck Seniors and Little League players.
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Tuesday Events 7th & 8th Grade Girls VB - (H) 3:30 pm vs. Waynesburg Varsity Rifle - (A) 4:00 pm vs. McGuffey Girls Varsity BB - (A) 5:00 pm vs. Mapletown Boys JV BB - (H) 6:00 pm vs. Monessen Boys Varsity BB - (H) 7:00 pm vs. Monessen
about 1 month ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Please remember to turn in excuses when your child is absent from school. Accumulating 3 or more unexcused absences will require you to attend an attendance meeting at school. If you have questions concerning your child's attendance, please call Mrs. Cumberledge at 724.499.5183
about 1 month ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Monday Events Boys JV BB - (A) 5:30 pm vs. Frazier Boys Varsity BB - (A) 7:00 pm vs. Frazier Varsity Wrestling - (A) 7:00 pm vs. Yough Girls Varsity BB - (A) 7:30 pm vs. Geibel Catholic @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Friday Events Boys JV BB - (A) 4:00 vs. Mapletown Boys Varsity BB - (A) 7:00 vs. Mapletown Junior High Wrestling - (A) 4:00 Waynesburg Central Tournament @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Thursday Events Girls 7th & 8th Grade VB - (H) 3:15 vs. Jefferson Morgan Co-Ed Varsity Rifle - (A) 4:00 vs. Avella Girls JV BB - (H) 5:30 vs. Sewickley Academy Girls Varsity BB - (H) 7:00 vs. Sewickley Academy @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Wednesday Events Boys JV BB - (H) 5:30 vs. Carmichaels Boys Varsity BB - (H) 7:00 vs. Carmichaels @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
February Lunch Menu Check out what's on the Menu in February. Reminder to parents. Register and login to have access to manage your students account at https://www.schoolpaymentportal.com/Default.aspx.
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Tuesday Events Girls 7th & 8th Grade Volleyball - (A) 3:15 pm @ Avella. @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Monday Night Events Boys Varsity BB - (H) 7:00 pm vs. Brownsville Girls Varsity BB - (A) (POSTPONED) @ Mapletown Rescheduled for 02/07/2020 @WGAthleticsPA @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
West Greene School District is now accepting applications for Head 7th and 8th grade Softball Coach and Assistant 7th and 8th grade Softball Coach. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest to the Jr/Sr High School in care of the Athletic Director at simmsb@wgsd.org
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
West Greene is happy to announce our new Facebook page. Like and Follow us at http://www.facebook.com/WestGreeneSD
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Follow West Greene on Twitter. @wgpioneers
2 months ago, Scott Sakai
Eric Gaydos
There will be no school on Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. School will resume on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
3 months ago, Eric Gaydos
Don Painter
Happy New Year Pioneers! School resumes Friday January 3, 2020.
3 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Early Dismissal: There is a scheduled early dismissal on Friday, Dec. 20th. Parent pick-up and dismissal will begin at 12:35. Buses will depart campus at 12:45. Please notify the appropriate school office in advance if your child will be changing their "Normal Dismissal" routine. School will be back in session on Friday, Jan. 3rd, 2020.
4 months ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
The WPIAL has released our site, and the game will be held at Trinity Middle School ‪at 7:00‬. Adult tickets are still $7 (pre-sale and/or at the gate). Student tickets are $5, and are available during pre-sale only. There will be NO STUDENT TICKETS SOLD AT THE GATE, all gate tickets will be $7.   Please make every attempt to get your pre-sale tickets at the main office through Stacy. Pre-sale tickets will be available all this week.
5 months ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Attention PIONEER NATION: The Pioneers will face Greensburg Central Catholic Friday, Nov. 1st at Home. Pre-sale tickets are on sale in the HS office through Friday. $5 for students & $7 for adults. All gate tickets on Friday will be $7. Let's pack Kennedy field with BLUE & GOLD!
5 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Season 2 of the WGEC Braggin' Board is up and running. If you are a student in grades K-6 at WGEC and you legally catch or harvest a fish or game this school year, please bring a picture (5x7 or smaller) to Mr. Painter to be added to the board. Congratulations to 6th grader, Dylan Hughes for being the first one on the board this year!
5 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
SPIRIT WEEK THEMES (Oct.21-25): Monday-Red, White & Blue, Tuesday-Western, Wednesday-Blue & Gold, Thursday-Camo, Friday-Favorite Sports Team
6 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Bus 12 will be running on a modified route schedule due to repairs being made on Long Run. This modified route will start on Monday, October 21, and will continue until repairs have been completed on Long Run Road. Please call Eileen White at 724-499-5183 X2216 if you have any questions.
6 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
WGEPO MEETING-On Monday, October 14th at 1:00 there will be a WGEPO meeting in the elementary center. We will be reviewing the Building Level Parent/Family Involvement Plan, the Parent Compact and conducting an overview of what Title I is. We value your input, so please feel free to attend.
6 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Elementary Parent/Teacher Conference Day is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 8th from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM. Please call 724.499.5183 x2310 between the hours of 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM to schedule a time to meet with your child's teacher(s).
6 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The elementary office is currently experiencing phone problems. Please call 724.499.5183 x2215 to contact the HS office. The HS secretary will relay your message to the elementary office or you can e-mail the elementary office at rossb@wgsd.org.
6 months ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Due to bus route changes, Bus 7 routes will return to the same Pick up and Drop times and locations as last year. These changes will take effect Monday, September 23, 2019. If you have question about your students bus stop please contact Transportation at 724-499-5191 ext. 2216
7 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
PHEAA is hosting a Free Financial Aid Event on October 10, 2019. The event begins at 6:00 pm at the Greene County Career and Technology Center.
7 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
The Elementary Center Kickoff is scheduled for tomorrow. Lots of fun things planned for the students.
7 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Junior-Senior High School Open House is tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. See you there.
7 months ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Congratulations to Hunter Guthrie. He received a Letter of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
7 months ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Morning Arrival Time & Building Access : Students at West Greene School District will not be permitted to enter either building prior to 7:55 AM each morning. Doors will be locked and admission to the building will only be available to staff members. Elementary drop off occurs in the front driveway near the flagpole. Elementary parents should stage their vehicles on the side nearest the building. Staff members will be present and will assist students out of vehicles once the 7:55 bell has rung. High School students who are dropped off should be dropped off near the blue floor door and cannot be dropped off prior to 7:55. Student drivers need to park in the gravel lot and stay at their vehicle until the 7:55 bell has sounded. They then can proceed to the front entrance of the Jr./Sr. High School. Drop off for Pre-K students occurs at 7:45 in the front driveway. Pre-K parents should stage their vehicles on the side of the driveway nearest Hargus Creek Rd. Pre-K staff will escort Pre-K students into the building at 7:45. Jr./Sr. HS students may enter the building prior to 7:55 AM if they have a valid, dated and signed pass issued by a teacher for tutoring purposes. The pass must be presented in the Jr./Sr. HS office immediately after entering the building. Although these procedures may be inconvenient for some of you, our primary focus is and will continue to be the safety of students at West Greene. We appreciate your cooperation with following these procedures. Thank you, West Greene Administration
8 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
New to West Greene? If you are new to WG and have a school aged child, please feel free to stop by and enroll your child for the upcoming school year. Our elementary and Jr./Sr. HS offices are open daily 7:00AM-3:00PM. Please bring two proofs of residence with you. School starts on August 27th.
8 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
First Day of School: The first day of school is scheduled for Tuesday, August 27th. Enjoy the rest of your summer!
8 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Physicals for all sports will be administered on Tuesday, July 30th at WG Jr./Sr. HS from 9:00 AM to noon. Athletes attending the physical must have the PIAA CIPPEE form completed to be given a physical. CIPPEE forms are available in the office. These physicals are good for all Fall, Winter and Spring sports in the 2019-20 school year.
8 months ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
The girl's softball game has been postponed until tomorrow. The game is tentatively scheduled for a noon start at Slippery Rock University. Please check piaa.org later today to confirm the official start time.
10 months ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
The girl's softball game has been postponed until tomorrow. The game is tentatively scheduled for a 2:00 start. Please check piaa.org later today to confirm the official start time.
10 months ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Congratulations to the Lady Pioneers on their 8-1 victory over Rockwood. The quarterfinal game will be held Thursday June 6 at 2:00 pm. It will be at Slippery Rock University.
10 months ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Sixth graders, Payton Gilbert and Mya Smith both achieved the Presidential Academic Excellence Award this school year for their outstanding academic performance, attendance, and positive behavior in the last two school years. Congratulations girls!
10 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Congratulations to all 6 of our elementary students for their dedication in perfect attendance this school year. Pictured left to right are; Jillissa Yeater, John Myers, Hunter Gorby, Jackson Grimes, Joel Grimes and Violet McClain.
10 months ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Join West Greene at the CS for All event
10 months ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
Celebrating our Students of Excellence Award winners thanks to EQT and the Greene County Community Foundation.
10 months ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
WGEC FUN DAY at EQT- The kids are having a ball! Thanks WGEPO and EQT.
11 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Pre K Registration - Pre K is still registering students for the 2019-20 school year. Please call (724) 225-9550 X457 for more details or a registration form. Don't wait, spots fill up fast.
11 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
No School - School will not be in session on Thursday, April 18th or Friday, April 19th for Spring Break. School will resume on Monday, April 22nd.
12 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Early Dismissal-There is a scheduled early dismissal on Wednesday, April 17th. Students will be dismissed beginning at 12:35 and buses will depart campus NLT 12:50. Parent pick-up will begin at 12:35 as well.
12 months ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Interested in Pre K at West Greene for the 2019-2020 school year? Stop by the elementary office for an application or call (724)225-9550 for details. Spots fill up fast so don't wait.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
The West Greene PIMS team is coloring their world with data quality.
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
Say hello to the West Greene PIMS team PDE.
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
Kindergarten Registration-If you have a child who will be 5 years of age prior to September 1st, they are eligible to enroll in kindergarten for the 2019-20 school year. Please call 724-499-5183 X2310 between the hours of 9:00 AM and 2:30 PM for more information or to make a registration screening appointment. Dates for registration are April 29th and 30th.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
West Greene Engineering is at the Bots IQ Prelims, bring home the victory boys!
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
The school calendar has been updated with weather make up days. School will now be in session on the following dates; Friday, March 8th, Monday, April 22nd and Tuesday, April 23rd. For the complete school calendar please select "Menu" from the upper left corner of the home page and then select "District".
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
The site, opponent, and time has been "OFFICIALLY" released by the PIAA for our girls basketball state playoff game. We will play Kennedy Catholic, this Saturday, March 9. The game will be played AT Canon-MacMillan HS, and start time will be 3:00. Since it is a Saturday game, I will have the bus departure set for 12:45. Parents/Boosters can organize any type of send off, based on that time frame. Pre-sale tickets will be available all week long at the main office (thru Stacy). For the state playoffs, ticket prices are $6.00 for adults, and $3.00 for students. Please pass along that our pre-sale "index" helps us with our state reimbursement formula, so anyone knowing for sure they are attending, please try and purchase at the school!!!!!!!
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
WGEC Receives EQT STEM Grant - Please refer to the news tab to read the complete article.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Pioneer Nation. There will be a Fan Bus heading to the Petersen Events Center for the WPIAL Girls Basketball Championship Game Friday March 1, 2019. Interested individuals need to have a Pre-Sale Ticket purchased In order to ride the Fan Bus. Bus will depart from the Junior-Senior High School at 12:30 pm on Friday. Let’s pack the Pete!
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
ONE CALL NOTIFICATION: If you are not receiving calls to notify you of cancellations, delays or early dismissals, please contact the school office to verify that we have the correct contact numbers on file. Our One Call system can only contact two phone numbers per student.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
This message is to remind all parents and students that there is a make up day scheduled for Monday, February 18th. There will be an additional make up day on Friday, March 8th.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
WGSD is dismissing all students at approximately 12:00 due to landslides and flooding. Please be patient, some buses may experience delays. All PM activities scheduled for this evening are cancelled.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
All after school activities scheduled for this evening are cancelled.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Early Dismissal - WG will be dismissing at approximately 1:50 this afternoon because of flooding in some areas.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Make-Up Day - School will be in session on Monday, February 18th (President's Day) due to cancellations in late January.
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
West Greene’s Peer Mentoring Advisory Team joins with other Pennsylvanians to advocate Congress on behalf of the impact of mentoring. Representing WG are Tim Barnes, Melissa Ullom, Karlie Wright, and Jed Hamberger.
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
Parents, please be vigilant in turning in excuses for student absences. Students with 3 or more unexcused absences are in violation of school attendance requirements. Parents will be required to attend a School Attendance Improvement Plan meeting if this occurs. Thank you for turning in your excuses!
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Elementary Parent Training Opportunity: I am inviting parents of elementary students to attend a parent training on April 3rd, 2019 at Lakeside Party Center in Uniontown. The training will run from 9:00 AM-1:30 PM and is no cost to parents of students at WGEC. Lunch will be provided and space is limited. If you would like to attend or need additional information, please phone me at 724-499-5183 or e-mail me at painterd@wgsd.org
about 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
It's National Mentoring Month celebrate your mentors with us at West Greene
about 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
THANK YOU WGEPO! A big thank you goes out to the WGEPO and parent volunteers for making last week's Santa Workshop and the Book Fair a huge success for the WGEC students.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
EARLY DISMISSAL-There will be a 2 and a half hour early dismissal on Thursday, December 20th. Dismissal and parent pick-up will begin at 12:35. Buses will depart campus at approximately 12:50. Happy Holidays!
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
FFA Fruit Sale
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Scott Sakai
West Greene will be operating on a two hour delay Wednesday November 28, 2018
over 1 year ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
West Greene will be operating on a Two Hour Delay Tuesday November 27, 2018.
over 1 year ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
WGEC "Braggin' Board"-I have started a bulletin board for all elementary students to post pictures of their successful hunts. If your child successfully and legally harvests any game this year, please send in a picture of them with their harvest and I will get it posted to our "Braggin' Board". Pictures should be no larger than 5x7. Happy hunting!
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Early Dismissal: There will be a two and a half hour early dismissal on Wednesday, Nov. 21st. Elementary parent pick-up and dismissal will begin at 12:35. All buses should depart campus NLT 12:50.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
The winner of the Whole Hog raffled by the West Greene Drama Club was Donna Diest. A big thank you to all who purchased tickets from the Pioneer Players!!!
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
NO SCHOOL - School is not in session tomorrow, Friday, November 9th or Monday, November 12th.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
West Greene Staff has a great participation in the costume contest today, thank you to everyone who participated !!!
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
ATTENTION PIONEER NATION: Your WG Pioneers have earned the #3 seed and will be playing the Rochester Rams this Friday night at Waynesburg High School. Kick-off is 7:30 PM. Pre-sale tickets are available in the HS office; $7 for adults and $5 for students. No passes will be honored at the gate as this is a WPIAL sponsored event. LET'S GO PIONEERS!!!!!
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
West Greene FFA Livestock Judging Team placed in the Bronze Level at National Convention! Savannah and Courtney were recognized as silver placing individuals! Makenzie and Avery were Bronze Individuals! Congrats on a job well done ladies!
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Scott Sakai
Congratulations West Greene Girls XC on 3rd place finish at WPIAL CHAMPIONSHIP! Heading to PIAA XC Championship!
over 1 year ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
The first nine weeks grading period ends tomorrow, Friday, October 26th. Report cards will be distributed next Thursday, November 1st. Don't forget to schedule a conference for November 9th.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
WGEC Parent-Teacher Conference Day: Conference day is Friday, Nov. 9th from 12:00-6:00. Please call 724-499-5183 X2310 if you would like to schedule a time to conference with your child's teacher(s). Slots are filling up quickly.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
The West Greene FFA livestock judging team is sending a thank you from nationals !!!!
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
Joint weld competition
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
Support the West Greene FFA and order some fruit at the link below. https://www.freshfruitorder.org/wgffa
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
WGEC Parent-Teacher Conference Day: Conference day is Friday, Nov. 9th from 12:00-6:00. Please call 724-499-5183 X2310 if you would like to schedule a time to conference with your child's teacher(s).
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Come get some chicken at the Center Township firehall from the West Greene FFA and attend the Greene County Open house.
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
Attention West Greene fans: The General Admission ticket price for Football games has been increased to $5. Pre-sale tickets will be available through the week for West Greene fans at $4. These pre-sale tickets can be purchased in the main office from Stacy Berdine. All tickets sold at the gate will be $5.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The home football game scheduled for this Friday has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 15th and will be played at Waynesburg Central H.S. Kick-off is set for 7:00 PM.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Parents, Drop-Off in the morning is from 7:55-8:30. It is not necessary for every student to be dropped off at the 7:55 bell. If you arrive between 8:10 and 8:30 there is no line and you will not have to wait. Staff is on duty outside until 8:30. Thank you!
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
There are new Parent Pick-Up and Drop-Off procedures for the 2018-19 school year. Please click on the "New Parent Drop-Off and Pick-Up Procedures" headline under the NEWS heading for more details and a diagram.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Please view our new attendance policy located under the "News" section of our website.
over 1 year ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Jared Edgreen, the West Greene School District's new School Resource Officer, was sworn in as a police officer today by Judge Toothman
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
West Greene Aquaponics is still running strong throughout the summer thanks to a great team of staff members !!!!
over 1 year ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
Kindergarten Club will be in session on August 1st and August 8th from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM. This is for any student who is registered to attend Kindergarten at WGEC next school year. Please call 724.499.5183 X2310 for additional information.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The West Greene Lady Pioneers are back to back State champions!
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
PIAA 1A Softball Championship game will be broadcast on PCN channel 100 on Xfinity. Start time is 11:00 am.
almost 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
CALLING ALL PIONEER NATION - The Lady Pioneers will face the McConnellsburg Lady Spartans from District 5 on Thurdsay, June 7th at Somerset HS. The game begins at 4:00 PM. The field address is 645 South Columbia Ave., somerset, PA 15501.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
The 3 Time WPIAL Champion Lady Pioneers will begin state playoff play on Monday, June 4th at Peterswood Park in McMurray, PA. The feared Pioneers will take on the Vikings of Glendale at 2:00. Come join the Pioneer Party at Peterswood!
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
WPIAL CHAMPIONSHIP SOFTBALL GAME: Will be played at Seton Hill Univ. on Thursday, May 31st at 12:00PM. Please read the following from the WPIAL regarding spectator etiquette. "The following items are not permitted at any WPIAL tournament venues: backpacks, coolers, large purses, thermoses, cans, bottles, flasks, alcoholic beverages, laser pointers, laser lights, sirens, whistles, artificial noisemakers, large sized radios (boom boxes), duffle bags, tote bags, strollers, banners, video and movie cameras, cameras with attachable lenses, tripods, weapons, and any other item that may pose a security risk to players, participants or fans Noisemakers (air horns, cowbells, plastic milk cartons with coins, etc.) are prohibited. No towels, flags, or signs are permitted. Fans who bring these to the game will be turned away. If any of these items are discovered after gate entry, they will be confiscated. "
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Please make sure all school district materials are returned to the school prior to the last student day. Report cards will not be distributed to students who owe textbooks, uniforms, library books or money to the cafeteria.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Peterswood Park GPS Address: 750 Bebout Road, Venetia, PA 15367. As you enter the park, turn onto Meredith Drive, the Baseball Field is the 1st Field on the right.
almost 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
BASEBALL SEND OFF: Join the students and faculty as we send off the Pioneer Baseball team today at 1:30 pm. Good luck.
almost 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
BASEBALL PLAYOFF GAME - The boys baseball team will play Cornell on Wednesday, May 16th at 4:00. The game will be played at Peterswood Park in McMurray. This is their first trip to the post season since 1993. We hope to see many Pioneer faithful in attendance.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Sixth Grade - Day 2 in Gettysburg
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
West Greene 6th graders have arrived in Gettysburg.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
School will not be in session on Monday, May 28, 2018 in honor of Memorial Day. Additionally, students will be dismissed 4 1/2 hours early on May 31, the last day of school.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
GRADE 4 Science PSSA's will be given each morning on April 25th and 26th. Please make sure your child is well rested and at school prior to 8:30 on these days. Call the elementary office if you have any questions.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
CALLING ALL EXCUSES: Please do not forget to send in excuses when your child is absent from school. Approved excuses (ex. Dr., Court, Dentist, etc.) are necessary when a child has missed 15 days of school or more. Parents may write their own excuse if a child has missed less than 15 days. Absences without an excuse will be coded as "Unexcused" and may be reported to CYS and the District Magistrate.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
It is not too late to schedule your child for KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION: Please call 724.499.5183 x2310 between the hours of 9:00 and 2:30 to schedule a date and time to register your child for kindergarten for the 2018-19 school year. Registration dates are April 26th and 27th.
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
GRADES 3-6 PSSA Dates: PSSA's will be given each morning on the following dates: APRIL 10, 11, 12, 18 and 19. Please make sure your child is well rested and at school prior to 8:30 on these days. Call the elementary office if you have any questions
almost 2 years ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
West Greene Students win medals at the McOlympics
almost 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Scott Sakai
West Greene School District will be dismissing early due to weather. Buses will be departing from school approximately at 12:30 pm. There will be no evening activities.
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Varsity Baseball, Softball and Track are all canceled today. They will be rescheduled at a later date.
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION! Please call 724.499.5183 x2310 between the hours of 9:00 and 2:30 to schedule a date and time to register your child for kindergarten for the 2018-19 school year. Registration dates are April 26th and 27th.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
PIAA Individual Wrestling Championship Preliminary Round victory for Conner Main over Mike Wilcox of Wyalusing. 2:47 Fall. Next Up Jacob McMasters from Greenville.
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Congratulations to the Lady Pioneers on their 1A WPIAL Runner-up performance. On to the PIAA State Tournament.
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
CALLING ALL PIONEER NATION! The Lady Pioneers will face Winchester Thurston tomorrow @ 3:00 PM in the WPIAL Class A Championship at the Peterson Event Ctr. in Pittsburgh. Come out and support these girls as the compete for the first WPIAL championship in school history. Pre-sale tickets are on sale in the HS office. $5-student, $10-adult. All tickets at the door are $10.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Landslide: Bus #2 Is being rerouted tomorrow morning due to landslide west of Oak Forest Rd. Please be at your stop a few minutes early. Students on bus #2 from Rodgersville to the Flannigan's will be picked up approximately 30 minutes later than normal.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
MAKE-UP DAYS: School will be in session on March 9th and 29th as well as April 2nd and 3rd to make up missed days from earlier in the school year. March 29th is a 2 and a half hour early dismissal day.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
From 3:30-5pm today the West Greene FFA will be presenting aspects of the West Greene Agriculture program. Parents and Community members are invited. The event will be held in the shop area of the High School.
about 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
ELEMENTARY PARENT TRAINING OPPORTUNITY I am looking for interested parents to attend a parent workshop at Lakeside Party Center on March 19th from 9:00-1:15 (lunch included). The workshop is intended for parents of elementary aged students. Topics include "Safe Cyber Apps" & "Websites for Kids". If you are interested, please e-mail me at painterd@wgsd.org or call 724.499.5183. Space is limited.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Girls Basketball Playoff Game: The Lady Pioneers will face the Rochester Rams AT Canon-Mac this Friday, Feb. 23rd at 6:30. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased from Stacy in the HS office. LET'S GO PIONEERS!
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
West Greene Fans! Upcoming Basketball game(s) tickets are available. Buy tickets online and present your phone at the gate. https://gofan.co/app/school/PA6623
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Girl’s Basketball WPIAL 1A Playoff Bracket
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Boy’s Basketball WPIAL 1A Playoff Bracket
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
STUDENT MAKE-UP DAY School will be in session on Monday, February 19th.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
ELEMENTARY PARENT TRAINING OPPORTUNITY I am looking for interested parents to attend a parent workshop at Lakeside Party Center on March 19th from 9:00-1:15 (lunch included). The workshop is intended for parents of elementary aged students. Topics include "Safe Cyber Apps" & "Websites for Kids". If you are interested, please e-mail me at painterd@wgsd.org or call 724.499.5183. Space is limited.
about 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Parents and students please disregard the Observer-Reporter's posting of the 2nd Quarter Honor Roll. It is a reprint of the 1st Quarter. The 2nd Quarter has not been calculated and released.
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
2018 West Greene Spelling Bee Live Stream @ 12:45. Go to http://www.ustream.tv/channel/pioneers-live
about 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Bob Ward
Aquaponics Update "We Have Fish"
about 2 years ago, Bob Ward
Don Painter
Up on the school top! Santa visited all the good girls and boys at WGEC today.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Tri-County South All Conference Banquet and Coach of the Year Rod Huffman
over 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
REMINDER: Wednesday, Nov. 22nd is a 2 1/2 hour early dismissal. Elem. parent pick-up will begin at 12:20. Buses will leave campus at 12:50. Additionally, there will be NO SCHOOL on Nov. 23, 24 & 27.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
West Greene Pioneer Brock Bedilion shares with other student-athletes at the WPIAL Sportsmanship Summit.
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
We are currently experiencing problems with our phone lines. We are unable to receive or make calls at this time. If you attempt to contact the school and are unsuccessful, please email who you are trying to contact by typing their last name and first initial @wgsd.org
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Congratulations Tiffany Hart for being named this week's Chevron's Leader in the Classroom. Tiffany was awarded a $1,000 check from Chevron and the Pittsburgh Steelers to be used for improving her kidergarten classroom and instruction. Tiffany was surprised by several members of her family, former Steeler Will Allen and LeeAnn Wainwright from Chevron.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
The Mystery Motivator was a success for students in grades 3-6 who made the Principals 100 Club.
over 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
PLAYOFF FOOTBALL-The Pioneers will be playing their first playoff game since '93 this Friday at Rochester. Pre-sale tickets are on sale in the MS/HS office-$5 Student & $7 Adults. All tickets at the gate are $7. Come out and root on your Pioneers as they look to advance deeper into the playoffs!
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
The Red Ribbon Game is scheduled for tomorrow. Students should dress appropriately for the weather. If the weather is too bad students will remain at the school.
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Center Township Fire Chief Charlie Jones and Sparky the fire dog teach elementary students about fire safety.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
WGEC will be holding parent-teacher conferences on Nov. 9th. Please call 724-499-5183 X2310 to schedule a conference or for additional information
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Jed Hamberger
Students in grades 3-6 got their mystery motivator this afternoon for being ready, safe, and kind if they recieved a golden ticket and were one of the 10 students in a row on the principals 100 club !!!!!!
over 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Jed Hamberger
The Pioneer Trading Post made its first trip for students to cash in their wagon wheel tickets for grades K-2.
over 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Don Painter
Committee Meeting, October 12th 6:00 PM in the HS cafeteria.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Jed Hamberger
Peer Mentoring receives the Magic of Mentoring Award for Mentoring Excellence at PPG Paints Arena
over 2 years ago, Jed Hamberger
Scott Sakai
Homecoming Pep Rally
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
More kick-off pictures from 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grades.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Positive School Wide kicks off at the elementary!
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
PSSA AWARDS DAY! 70 students in grades 4, 5 and 6 were honored today for their academic achievement on last year's PSSA. Congratulations to all medal winners.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Don Painter
Thank you to Dave Jones and Jay Hammers for providing all 3rd graders with their very own dictionary courtesy of the Waynesburg Rotary.
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
2017 West Greene Spirit Week // Monday - PJ Day // Tuesday - Superhero Day // Wednesday - Favorite Sports Team Day: Local, College or Pro // Thursday - Blue and Gold Day.
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
West Greene Middle-Senior High School students will be visiting the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Friday, September 29, 2017. More information at http://www.travelingwall.us/
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Middle-Senior High School Picture Day. Tuesday September 19, 2017.
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
WG Spirit Stick Challenge
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
More Pep Rally Photos!!!
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Scott Sakai
Little League Recognition Pep Rally!!!
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Don Painter
Elementary Picture Day Tuesday, September 26th
over 2 years ago, Don Painter
Scott Sakai
Pioneer Football vs. Carmichaels. WG Little League recognition. Come out Friday Night at 7:00 pm. See the renovated Kennedy Field.
over 2 years ago, Scott Sakai
Bob Ward
While sharing photos is a great way to engage users, the Live Feed is limited to four photos per post. If you have a gallery to share, upload it to Facebook first (or any other media hosting site) and link to the Live Feed.
almost 3 years ago, Bob Ward
Bob Ward
Notice the character counter in the bottom right corner? It won't stop you from posting long messages, but keep your posts under 200 characters to grab and maintain the attention of your readers.
almost 3 years ago, Bob Ward
Bob Ward
Keep the push notifications to less than four per week. Your app users are more likely to keep them turned on that way!
almost 3 years ago, Bob Ward