Memorial fund set up by the Martin Family in honor of former Warrick County School Corporation Superintendent Jim Martin. Contributions will be used to assist Warrick County students that are at-risk and students with financial needs. Funds may be used to purchase school supplies, school clothes, food, pay for academic testing and any other needs deemed appropriate.
I would like to let everyone know of our severe shortage of school bus drivers. We have been able to cover all of our routes up to this point; however we have had to double up some of our runs.
We are searching for interested parties in becoming school bus drivers. We will provide the needed training required to become a driver at no charge to you other than the cost of the license itself, which is $30.00.
Starting pay for a sub bus driver is $63.80/day and after 14 consecutive days jumps to standard pay of $72.28/day. This is for a typical morning and afternoon run consisting of 3-4 hours per day.
This is a great opportunity to learn a skill that can create you a supplemental income and still be off when the kids are not in school. We will be scheduling classes soon. All classes will start at 9:00 am at the Transportation Garage located at 3455 S. Yankeetown Rd. It typically takes 4 weeks of training before you test in Vincennes. You will test on the same vehicle you train in, making it less confusing for you. There will be some additional training needed after passing the skills test, however that can be worked in around your required driving and observing hours behind the wheel. Any questions feel free to give us a call. Our number is 812-897-0495 and you may apply online for the sub-bus driver position.
Thanks for your consideration,
R. Guy Gentry
Manager of Transportation
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Warrick County School Corporation has been recognized by the Indiana Department of Education as a corporation of Promising Practice in the area of Inclusive Practices. Warrick County School Corporation’s Promising Practice is one of 200 Education or wrap-around service programs to be recognized by the Department in honor of Indiana’s bicentennial celebration.
Director of Special Education, Tad Powless, commented, “We are grateful to be recognized as one of the Indiana Department of Education’s Promising Practices. The recognition is for Inclusive Practices so the credit needs to go to ALL Warrick County School Corporation Staff.”
Identified programs, like Warrick County School Corporation, are student-centered and focus on positively impacting students through innovative programming and activities that provide a high-quality learning environment and experience.
Warrick County School Corporation’s Inclusive Practices Promising Practice will be shared with educators across the state of Indiana as an example of best practices that are having a positive impact on Hoosier students.
Reminder: Student immunization records are required. Parents should submit student immunization records to the school or contact the school nurse to confirm pending immunization appointments.
Need an Alternative?
Look at what the Warrick Education Center High School Credit Program has to offer:
- Flexible Schedule
- Self Paced Curriculum
- Small School Environment
- Work Study Credits
Call 858-4309 for an appointment or check us out at http://www.warrick.k12.in.us/schools/wec/
Boys Basketball Games:
Thursday, November 9 @ Lynnville
Monday, November 13 @ Oakdale
Wednesday, November 15 @ Yankeetown
VETRENS DAY PROGRAM will take place Thursday, November 9 @ 1:00 and 7:00 p.m. PLEASE JOIN OUR 4TH AND 5TH GRADE STUDENT'S AS THEY PRESENT "AMERICA'S KIDS" VETERANS PROGRAM PERFORMANCES.
Picture Re-take Day is Thursday, November 16
THANKSGIVING BREAK- Wednesday, November 22-Friday, November 24. NO SCHOOL!!!!!
ART SHOW- Thursday, November 30 @ 5:30-7:30 p.m. You will have a chance to purchase your child's framed art work.
THINGS TO REMEMBER-
-Agenda books should be signed each night. If you are not receiving newsletters from the teacher, please send them a note.
-Parentvue allows you to view your child's grades. Are you using it? If you have not activated your account or need the code please call the office.
The weather is getting cooler. Please make sure your child has the appropriate clothing. If you know someone in need of a coat please call the office.