The Buzz

  • Middle School Quiz Bowl Team Qualifies for National Tournament

    The Williamston Middle School Quiz Bowl team has qualified for the National Academic Quiz Tournaments (NAQT) 2021 Middle School National Championship Tournament. The Williamston A Team was the top middle school team in the Tri-county Winter Quiz Bowl League. Select the link to learn more.

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  • Williamston Student Art Selected for Ingham County Art Exhibit

    Three Williamston students had artwork selected to be displayed at the 2021 Ingham County Art Exhibit. Only 50 total pieces are selected by professional judges for the event. Select the link to view the artwork and learn more about the exhibit.

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  • Williamston Middle School Students Participate in Model United Nations Conference

    Nine Williamston Middle School students participated in the 2021 RCMUN Model UN conference hosted by Michigan State University. Students were able to interact with peers from around the world during the event. Learn more by selecting the link.

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  • Explorer Student Earns High Ranking in National Mathematics Competition

    Explorer Elementary student Luke, earned fourth place in the 2021 IHeart Virtual Mathematics Tournament. The national event was part of the Perennial Math competition series. Learn more about the event by selecting the link.

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  • Scholastic Art and Writing Competition Awards WCS Students

    Several Williamston students submitted entries to the annual Scholastic Art and Writing Competition. The artwork of two students earned awards, with one moving on to the national level competition in New York. Select the link to view the artwork and learn more about the event.

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  • Williamston Students Excel At BPA Regional Event

    The Williamston High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization earned high scores during their recent regional competition. Review the results of the various components of the event and learn more about BPA by selecting the link.

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  • Williamston Teacher Awarded Building Healthy Communities Grant

    Williamston High School Teacher Adelle Banister has been awarded a grant to enhance student social-emotional wellbeing and physical fitness. The grant is part of the Building Healthy Communities initiative. Learn more by selecting the link.

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  • Williamston Swimmer Wins State Championship

    Gwen, a Williamston High School Junior, won the state championship in the 50 freestyle. She also captured second place in the 100 backstroke at the state finals held in Lake Orion. Learn more by selecting the link.

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  • WHS Football Wins Regional Championship

    The Williamston Football Team won its second regional championship in three years. In the longest high school football season in Michigan history, the team advanced to the state semi-final game after a seven-week pause to the season as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Learn more by selecting the link.

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  • Board of Education Appreciation Month

    WCS recognizes Board Appreciation Month. Meet 2021 Officers and Trustees of the Board of Education by selecting the link.

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  • WHS Students Earn All State Band and Orchestra Recognition

    Congratulations to Williamston High School students Benjamin, Aliana, and Gabriella who auditioned and were accepted into the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association High School All State Band and Orchestra. Select the link to learn more.

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  • WCS Named to Niche.com Best Schools List, Ranked #28 In Michigan

    Niche.com again named Williamston Community Schools to its best schools list. WCS ranked #28 out of 555 evaluated districts in Michigan. The District earned an overall rating of an "A." Select the link to learn more.

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  • WCS Earns Third Consecutive College Success Award

    Williamston Community Schools earned its third consecutive College Success Award from GreatSchools.org. The College Success Award "recognizes and celebrates public high schools that are doing an outstanding job of preparing graduating seniors for postsecondary success." Find out more by selecting the link.

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  • Williamston Bands Winter Concert

    Watch the Williamston Bands perform a virtual winter concert. The performance includes selections from the middle school 6th-grade and 7-8 grade bands as well as the Williamston High School Jazz and Symphony bands. Select the link to view the show.

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  • WHS Presents "It's a Wonderful Life"

    Tune in to the family holiday classic "It's a Wonderful Life", by Phillip Grecian, a radio show presented by the WHS Theater Production class. Available free on YouTube, December 16th at 7:00 pm and December 17th at 7:00 pm. Select the link to register for the show.

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  • High School Students Have Research Published

    Four Williamston High School students have been published in the Young Scientists Journal. The original research was completed as part of a research course, a requirement for students enrolled in Williamston's Math and Science Academy. Find out more by selecting the link.

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  • Williamston Boys Soccer Team Advances to State Semi-Finals

    The state tournament run continues a tradition of excellence for the boys soccer program. Williamston last advanced to the state semi-finals in 2015 and reached the state championship game in 2014 and 2012. Select the link to learn more.

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  • Williamston Begins Hybrid Learning Plan

    WCS welcomed back cohorts of students in Young-Fives, Kindergarten, and Third-Grade. The return of small groups of elementary learners represents the first phase of available in-person instruction across the district as part of the WCS Hybrid Learning Plan. Select the link to see photos from the first day of in-person school, 2020-2021.

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  • Williamston Senior Named as National Merit Semifinalist

    WHS senior has been named a semifinalist for the National Merit Scholarship. Click link to learn more.

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  • Peace Quest Art Challenge

    WHS Senior Ashley and recent WHS graduate Lexi have received awards for their submissions to the annual Peace Quest Art Challenge. Click on the link for more information and to see both pieces of art.

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