Welcome Winder-Barrow High School sophomores! In the gaming world, you’ve survived and made it to the next level. During this next step in your high school careers there will be important tasks and events to be mindful of and complete. Always maintain your focus in the classroom and on your graduation requirements. As sophomores you should be increasing your abilities to self-advocate and inform your parents, teachers, counselors and administrators of the things you may need to be successful. This year a great time to evaluate how last year went and to make improvements for this school year. Tasks to consider can include, but are not limited to: register/take the PSAT in the fall, increasing your student involvement by joining a club/sport, becoming more involved in volunteer opportunities, consider enrolling in rigorous course/Dual Enrollment, and defining your pathway sequence to align with career goals.
This sophomore page and our counseling site exists to give you all specific information that will help you navigate and remain focused this school year. The Counseling Department will assist in providing and disseminating necessary info on your sophomore year, as well as fun info in research, current trends, facts, and more.
IMPORTANT SOPHOMORE DOCUMENTS (check back for updates)
Sophomore Info Night Presentation_2017-18 (September 2017)
Sophomore Info Night Packet_2017-18 (September 2017)
Parents and students who are interested in Duke Summer programs, below is the information they would like to get to students as they are now accepting applications: They started accepting applications 12/5/16. Students are invited to Duke Summer College for High School Students (grades 10 & 11) to earn academic credit or Duke Summer Academy for High School […]
Winder-Barrow High School parents/guardians are welcome to attend and bring along any other community member who may find this information useful.
Attention students and parents: On Monday, December 12th, 2016, Winder-Barrow High School will host a “Lunch & Learn” session for four local area colleges. Schools on campus that day will be: Georgia Gwinnett College, Gwinnett Technical College, Lanier Technical College and the University of North Georgia. The event will take place int he WBHS Atrium […]
AP Exam registration and payments will be completed online this school year. Students and/or parents will need to complete these steps through their My School Bucks account (the same as for school lunch)*. Registration/payments will begin November 29, 2016. The deadline will be March 22, 2017. Click the icon below to access the My School Bucks site and create an […]
We would like to share with you an exciting program for high school students in our district. Many Rotarians are unaware of the excellent opportunities available through the Rotary Short Term Youth Exchange Program. This program allows for a short term cultural exchange during the summer and is open to any High School Student residing our district. This […]
Attention sophomores, juniors and seniors, registration for National Leadership Challenge (NLC) Weekend at the University of North Georgia (UNG) is still being accepted. The weekend is for students who are considering a military program in college, such as ROTC or a service academy such as West Point. This year, more than 90 of our Cadets will graduate […]