Today, 10/31/2014
    High: 68 Low: 46
    Mostly clear
    1% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 11/1/2014
    High: 49 Low: 44
    Chance rain showers
    49% chance of precipitation.

    Daily Announcements

    Welcome to William Augustus Perry Middle School
    "Excellence is the ONLY Expectation! "

    October 31, 2014 (Friday)
    Today is a(n) A - Day!
    (We will follow the REGULAR Bell Schedule Today.)

    Red Ribbon Week
    October 27-31, 2014

    Daily Theme: “Put a Cap on Drugs 
    Daily Activity:  "Wear a Cap or Hat." (CAP DAY)



    The Life Skills Word for October is: COOPERATION  to play together or work well with others to accomplish a common goal

    October is Attendance Awareness Month!
    Please come to school everyday!
    Research shows that when students have good attendance it increases their chances of graduating from high school.

    News from the School Nurse
    New Rules for School !

    As of August 2013, ALL seventh graders are REQUIRED to get the
    Tdap vaccine to protect them against
    whooping cough (pertussis).
    Students who haven’t had a Tdap vaccination may not be allowed to attend school.
    You can make a DHEC appointment for your PRETEEN to get the REQUIRED Tdap vaccine and to update their other vaccinations!
    For more information, please visit www.scdhec.gov/scimmunize or call 1-800-27SHOTS (1-800-277-4687)

    Special Awards


    Kevin Fletcher
    Teacher of the Year 2014-15

    Math Teacher




    Michael Richardson
    Classified Employee of the Year 2014-15
    Building Manager

    Welcome to William Augustus Perry Middle School

    RICHLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT ONE MISSION STATEMENT
    We are Richland One, a leader in transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams.
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    WILLIAM AUGUSTUS PERRY MIDDLE SCHOOL 
    MISSION STATEMENT
    The mission of W.A. Perry Middle School is to educate each student and prepare him or her for a successful high school experience, so  each can become a lifelong learner, achieve his or her maximum potential, and become a productive member of society, enhanced by collaboration with our parents and the community.


    Directions to W.A. Perry Middle School: 
    (From the Stevenson Administration Building on 1616 Richland St.)
    Turn Left on to Laurel St. from Richland St. and go toward Harden Street.  Cross Harden on Laurel and go for about 6 blocks to Two Notch Road.  Turn Left on Two Notch Rd. and continue past the Benedict Football Stadium for about 12 blocks to the intersection of Two Notch and Germany St. on the left and Covenant Rd. on the right.
    Turn left on to Germany St. and continue about 3 blocks and see W.A. Perry on the right.

    Upcoming Events

    Mon, Oct 27 - Fri, Oct 31
    Red Ribbon Week

    Thursday, November 27
    Happy Thanksgiving!
    Eat. Drink. Be Merry!
    Thursday, December 25
    Happy Holidays!
    Merry Christmas!

    A Message From the Principal

     
    Mr. Smalls is extremely excited about his new role as principal of William Augustus Middle School and looks forward to leading the school to Excellence.  Mr. Smalls’ theme for W. A .Perry for the 2014-2015 school year is Excellence is the ONLY Expectation!  Mr. Smalls looks forward to working with the faculty and staff  and the community of W. A. Perry to lead the students to Excellence. 

    Please visit our website periodically for updates, and welcome to W.A. Perry Middle School where... "Excellence is the ONLY Expectation." 

    Robert Smalls,
    Principal