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  • Welcome to Williamston

    Whether you are a long-time resident of the community or a prospective parent or student interested in learning about our school system, I invite you to explore our website to find out what makes WCS such an exceptional district. From our widely recognized early literacy programming to our unique variety of elementary related arts classes, engineering and robotics labs, award winning bands, or 19 Advanced Placement courses, there is something for every learner here.

    The best way to know what makes Williamston so special is to experience it. Visit our community, tour a school, and see for yourself what all the “buzz” is about. If you are already a community member, thank you for your support and commitment to our schools and students. See you around town!

    Go Hornets! Go Williamston!

    - Dr. Adam J. Spina, Superintendent

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  • WCS School Safety Movement Plan

    Read the District's plan regarding the 14 March student safety movement here.

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  • 2018 WCS Informational Brochure

    Learn more about Williamston Community Schools. Download the 2018 Informational Brochure here

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  • Evening of Jazz

    Join the Jazz Bands on March 23 from 7:00 - 9:30 pm for music, food, and a great auction. Admission is free. Learn more here.

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  • Looking for Nominations for Sharon Nolen Impact Awards

    People wishing to nominate a teacher, coach, volunteer, or community member who goes the extra mile for our students should contact Mrs. Eddington-Shipman by phone (655-2142  ext 7660) or by email ( with the nominee's name, phone number if possible, and a short paragraph explaining why the nominee deserves this honor by April 13, 2018.

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  • School Safety Information:

    Accouncements from Superintendent Spina: here

    Information from the Ingham County Superintendents' Roundtable: here

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  • 2018-19 Kindergarten & Young Fives Enrollment:

    Discovery Elementary has scheduled orientation and enrollment sessions for incoming kindergarten students. Enrollment orientation is scheduled for March 14, 2018 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Discovery Elementary cafeteria and gymnasium. Please plan to attend this informational session to have your questions answered and to sign up for an enrollment session. 

    Click here for more information.

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  • District Dismissal Motion Regarding Recent Civil Complaint:

    We have reviewed our School Board policies brought into issue by the allegations raised in plaintiffs’ Complaint. The School District does not believe that any constitutional or statutory right of any students or their families has been infringed upon in any manner. Our attorneys advise that they will bring a motion to dismiss the lawsuit in accordance with the Scheduling Order set by the Court.

    Read the District's motion to dismiss here. 

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  • Dart Foundation STEAM Grant Presentation

    The Dart Foundation has awarded WCS a $130,000 grant in support of the District's K-12 STEAM initiative. Read the press release (here) and view the presentation on how the grant funds will be utilized here. 

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  • Williamston CADL Branch, Relocation Concept Presentation

    View the presentation provided to the Williamston Board of Education at the December 4th Regular Board Meeting here. If there are any questions on the presentation, please contact Adam Spina at (517) 655-4361 or via email at 

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  • Winter Weather School Cancellation Process

    Please review the Superintendent's decision-making process for canceling school by clicking here, or visiting the Superintendent's Blog. 

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  • Non-Resident Students

    Students living outside of the Williamston School District may apply to attend school in Williamston through the non-resident student application process.  Call any of our buildings for a tour and more information.  Non-Resident Student Application Form and Process

    The School of Choice (SOC) window for the 2018-19 school year has yet to be determined. Those interested in SOC should call 517-655-4361 x 5116 after April 8, 2018 to receive an application once they become available. Families with incoming non-resident kindergarten students should attend the Kindergarten Enrollment Orientation on March 14, 2018 and then apply when the SOC applications become available.  

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  • Complete 2017-18 School Calendar is available

    The 2017-18 school calendar dates are all included on our district calendar (homepage) on the website.   Please use this calendar throughout the year as it will be kept updated if changes are made.  The calendar can also be exported to any personal device if desired.   Click here for a one-page version of the Wliamston Community Schools 2017-18 Student Calendar

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  • NutriSlice logo  Lunch Menus now available through NutriSlice Link

    Our food service department is now using NutriSlice to share more information about school lunches.  You can bookmark this site, download the NutriSlice App to view menus on your device or access the menu from the district page--go to food service and click on menus. Carb counts as well as other nutrition information are available.  Here is the link address:


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    Stay up-to-date on WCS news by adding our Announcements, The Buzz, and Superintendent's Blog to your RSS feed.  To do this just click on the RSS icon by the specific section headline and follow the instructions.  


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  • Superintendent's Blog Now Live!

    Stay up to date with the latest news and information from the superintendent. Add the blog as part of your RSS feed or bookmark the blog to stay informed. 

    Click here for the Superintendent's Blog

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WCS “At a Glance"

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