2013-2014 Yearbook!!  Exta Yearbooks Ordered See Mrs. Settles or Ms. Richardson must pre-pay to reserve your copy :-)

    Upcoming Events

    Fri, Apr 18 - Sun, Apr 20
    Cultural Event - Haliwa- Saponi Pow-Wow
    Mon, Apr 21 - Fri, Apr 25
    Easter Break
    Annual Leave for Teachers
    Tuesday, April 29
    AIG Field Trip
    AIG student will be traveling to the Virginia Air and Space Center.

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    Daily Buzzword

    magnolia - Read Full Article

    The Buzzword of the Day for 04/20/2014 is:

    magnolia (noun)


    What does it mean?

    : any of a genus of North American and Asian trees or tall shrubs having usually showy white, yellow, rose, or purple flowers that appear before or sometimes with the leaves in the spring

    How do you use it?

    One sunny spring morning, a light breeze carried the fragrance of the blooming magnolias into our living room.

    Are you a word wiz?

    Spring is here and soon the magnolias will be blooming. Where do you think the word "magnolia" sprang from?

    A. It comes from the name of the Norse god of flowers.
    B. It comes from the Latin for "flowering tree."
    C. It comes from the name of a French botanist.
    D. It comes from the name of a character in a play by Shakespeare.
    Check your answer on Word Central.

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    2013-2014 Yearbook  Update
    Extra! Extra! Extra!

    1.  Yearbook was upload to Life Touch on April 9, 2014
    2.  Extra yearbooks were ordered, just in case you missed the deadline! 
         *Basic yearbook (cannot add student name, icons, current events or autograph page)
    3.  Price:      Yearbook=$22.00
    4.  Payments to WR Davie-->Deadline:  While extra last.  (See Mrs. Settles (Library) or Ms. Richardson 
                              Payment must be made to reserve your yearbook. 

    Scheduled delivery date to William R. Davie from publishing company is:  May 30, 2014





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    Halifax County Schools' Teacher of The Year


    Our very own, 6th grade math teacher, Ms. Miriam Lecitona is

    Halifax County Schools' Teacher of the Year for the 2013-2014 school year.


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    2014 Summer Camp Opportunities

    North Carolina Wesleyan College partnering with North Carolina State University will be providing Engineering Camps to Elementary Students (rising 3rd, 4th & 5th graders); Middle School Students (rising 6th, 7th & 8th graders); and High School Students (rising 9th & 10th graders).  These camps will be held at the Gateway Technology Center on the campus of NC Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount NC.  The application can be found online at the following web address ( http://www.gatewaytechnologycenter.org/Default.htm ). 

    All information must be completed and returned to NC Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount NC,
     no later than 5:00 pm on May 2, 2014.

    Halifax County Schools' AIG Events 2014

    District Spelling Bee
    ~April 1, 2014 @ William R Davie @ 5:30 pm
    Elementary Battle of the Books~April 17, 2014 @ NC Agricultural Cooperative Extension Building/Halifax @ 8:30 am
    Middle School Battle of the Books~April 30, 2014 @ Halifax County Public Library @ 8:30 am

    For Additional Information Please Contact Mrs. Gloria Harris:  harrisg@da.halifax.k12.nc.us



    Halifax County Schools Seeks Input on Federal Funding

    The Halifax County School District is in the process of preparing applications for federal funding in several areas of the school district programming.  Those areas include:  Title I Program Funds, School Improvement Funds, Title II Program Funds, Rural and Low Income Schools, Migrant Education Funds, Individuals with Disabilities Act, IDEA Part B, and federal funds for Career and Technical Education.  The applications describe how Halifax County proposes to use federal funds to impact student achievement for the 2013-2014 school year.  Interested stakeholders are invited to make comments and suggestions at the office of the Superintendent of Schools, 9525 Highway 301 South, Halifax, NC 27839.  For more information, call Mrs. Tyrana B. Battle at 252.583.5111 or email her at battlet@halifax.k12.nc.us.

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    Parents and Community


    I am Victor Fenner;  principal at W.R. Davie. 




    Author:  Sharon G. Flake
    Genre: Fiction

    When bullets fly, people die and families suffer and sometimes never recover. That’s what thirteen-year-old Mann realizes two years after his six year old brother is shot and killed. As the violence continues in his community, Mann’s grieving father takes extraordinary measures to save his remaining son’s life.

    Announcements for Parents

    Awards Day Program for all 6-8 Gr. Students
    When: March 13, 2014
    Where: W.R. Davie Auditorium
    6th Gr.: 2 PM
    7th Gr.: 12 PM
    8th Gr. 10 AM

    Please Come Join Us!!!





    Summer  Camp Opportunities for Students

    NCSU Veterinary Camp for rising 7th, 8th and 9th Graders, June  2014.
    NCSU Engineering Camp for rising 6th, 7th and 8th Graders, July  2014.