Call for 2017 Ex-Student Association Distinguished Alumnus and Service Nominations

November 30, 2016

One of our favorite homecoming traditions is honoring WHS ex-students who have had distinguished careers and/or have made an impact in our Weatherford community. 

Weatherford ISD announces the Call for Nominations for the 2017 WHS Ex-Student Association awards.  Since 1998 the WHS Ex-Student Association has honored former students and faculty through their Distinguished Alumni and Service Awards program.  Over the years, this honor has been given to those individuals of Weatherford whose achievements, strength of character and citizenship have served as models to inspire and challenge today’s young people.  Any person may submit nominations for these prestigious awards.

All nominations must be received by Thursday, June 29, 2017.

Recognitions will be made during 2017 WHS Homecoming activities.  For more information about these awards, please contact Charlotte LaGrone at 817-598-2956 or by email at clagrone@weatherfordisd.com .

2017-wisd-ex-student-nomination-packet


2016 Homecoming Schedule of Events

September 9, 2016

Thursday, September 22
Homecoming Parade
Theme:  Roo Past…Roo Present…Roo Pride
Parade begins at the Ninth Grade Center at 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 23
Ex-Student Association Awards Luncheon
High School Room at North Side Baptist Church from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sponsor:  First National Bank of Weatherford
*The luncheon is free but you must have a reservation to attend due to limited seating.  To reserve seating, please email clagrone@weatherfordisd.com 

WISD Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient Honorees
Lynn Easley, Class of 1960
Donna Murphree Tillman, Class of 1975
Kim Vincent Butler, Class of 1979

WISD Distinguished Service Award Honoree
Roger Grizzard, Retired WHS Teacher

Baseball Spaghetti Dinner
5-7 pm at the NGC Cafeteria; cost is $6 per personHomecoming Football Game

Weatherford Kangaroos vs. Keller High Indians
Kangaroo Stadium
7:30 p.m.
(Reunion classes sit in Section D)

Saturday, September 24
Athletic Hall of Fame Induction
WHS Durant Auditorium at 9:00 a.m.

WHS Athletic Hall of Fame Award Recipient Honorees
John O’Dell Morgan, Class of 1918
Barry Burns Smith, Class of 1966
Gene Ragle, Class of 1975
1981-1982 WHS Tennis Team


2016 Distinguished Alumni and Service Award Recipients Announced

September 5, 2016

Weatherford ISD and the WISD Ex-Student Association announce the recipients for the prestigious 2016 Distinguished Alumnus and Service Awards.  Established in 1998, the Distinguished Alumnus Award is the highest honor given to a Weatherford High School graduate.  The Distinguished Service award is the highest honor given to a former WISD employee or school board member.

2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award Recipients
Lynn Easley, Class of 1960
Donna Murphree Tillman, Class of 1975
Kim Vincent Butler, Class of 1979

Distinguished Service
Roger Grizzard, 1992-2013

Weatherford ISD superintendent Dr. Jeffrey Hanks said he is proud of the tradition to honor former students and staff through the Ex-Student Association.  “Through their actions and careers, these Distinguished Alumni recipients show that Weatherford ISD has a long tradition of providing a world-class education.  Honoring a former employee demonstrates the tremendous influence our staff has on our students’ lives.”

The Weatherford ISD Ex-Student Association will honor these recipients during Homecoming weekend, September 22-24, 2016.  A special luncheon will take place on Friday September 23rd, underwritten by Texas’ oldest National Bank, First National Bank of Weatherford.  There is no cost to attend the luncheon, but reservations are required due to seating limits.  RSVP to clagrone@weatherfordisd.com or by calling 817-598-2956.


Class of 1981 Reunion Information

August 17, 2016

Homecoming Information

August 6, 2016

Weatherford High School’s Homecoming weekend is just around the corner.  Our high school student council has announced the theme for this year’s Homecoming Parade…“Roo Past…Roo Present…Roo Pride!”  The parade will be held on Thursday, September 22 at 5:30 and begins at the Ninth Grade Center.  Parade entry information and the WHS Homecoming t-shirt order form are linked below.

Homecoming THROWBACKHOMECOMING FLOAT APPLICATION

2016WHS Homecoming 2016 Shirt Order Form

 


Call for Nominations for the 2016 WHS Ex-Student Association

May 31, 2016

Weatherford ISD announces the Call for Nominations for the 2016 WHS Ex-Student Association awards.  Since 1998 the WHS Ex-Student Association has honored former students and faculty through their Distinguished Alumni and Service Awards program.  Over the years, this honor has been given to those individuals of Weatherford whose achievements, strength of character and citizenship have served as models to inspire and challenge today’s young people.  Any person may submit nominations for these prestigious awards.

All nominations must be received by Thursday, June 30, 2016.  Nomination forms for the Ex-Student Association and Athletic Hall of Fame awards are posted on the WHS Alumni website located at www.weatherfordisd.com.

Recognitions will be made during WHS Homecoming activities scheduled for September 22-24, 2016.  For more information about these awards, please contact Charlotte LaGrone at 817-598-2956 or by email at clagrone@weatherfordisd.com .

2016 WISD Ex-Student Nomination Packet


Class of 1950 Reunion Plans

September 28, 2015

Join the Class of 1950 as they celebrate their 65 year reunion!

Saturday, October 3, 2015
11:30 am
R&K Restaurant
1802 Santa Fe Drive