News From the School: March 2022

Mar 07, 2022 at 11:21 am by RMGadmin

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WCS Students Smash District National Merit Finalist Record  

A record-breaking seventy-one WCS high school students have been named National Merit Finalists, smashing the previous record of fifty-two students in 2020. This also marks the fourth consecutive year that more than fifty students received the prestigious title. Students enter the National Merit Program by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Around 15,000 finalists were selected from the Semifinalists named in September. As finalists, students will be in the running for Merit Scholarships. Those scholarships will be awarded beginning in March and continuing through June. Congratulations to those students! To see the complete list of students, visit   

Brentwood Academy’s Competition Cheer Squad Places Top Ten in Nation  

Brentwood Academy’s competition cheer squad recently placed in the top ten in the nation in two categories at the national cheer competition in Orlando. Congratulations to BA Cheer!  

FSSD Will Hold In-Person and Virtual Recruitment Fair March 26th  

The Franklin Special School District invites all qualified applicants to come either in person or virtually to its Recruitment Fair on March 26th, from 9-11am at Freedom Intermediate School in Franklin. The FSSD Recruitment Fair is the perfect time to update your resume and meet your future employer. FSSD recruiters are looking to fill both full-time and part-time positions, as well as the many summer jobs that need to be filled. Contact FSSD Human Resources Supervisor Leslie Duke,, for more information.  

Seven Additional BGA Seniors Sign National Letters of Intent  

Seven Battle Ground Academy seniors signed their letters of intent on February 2nd, joining two classmates who signed in December. Those students are: Miller Barnett, Football, Centre College; Zach Flores, Football, Centre College; A.J. McLemore, Football, Birmingham-Southern College; Abby Robertson, Beach Volleyball, The University of North Alabama; Graci Semptimphelter, Basketball, Ohio Wesleyan University; Lane Sutherland, Football, Centre College; Sean Williams, Football, Dartmouth College.