Due to inclement weather, all Watervliet Schools are closed on Friday, January 7, 2022. We plan to reopen to our regular schedule on Monday, January 10th.
All WPS athletic events and practices scheduled for today have been canceled due to current and expected unfavorable weather/travel conditions. This includes the varsity wrestling meet which had been rescheduled for this evening at Coloma. Everyone please stay safe and warm.
Panther Families and Staff: Due to inclement weather, all Watervliet Public Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 6, 2022. Again, all Watervliet Schools are closed tomorrow, January 6th, due to weather.
Watervliet's Senior Night home wrestling meet scheduled for this evening has been moved to tomorrow, Thursday, January 6, and will be held at Coloma High School at 7:00 PM. We will still be celebrating Watervliet Panther Wrestling Senior Night despite the change of venue. Panther Senior wrestlers (pictured) are Eli Marshall, Annabel Farlow and Jimmy Kolosowsky.
Here's what's happening in Panther Sports this week.
Welcome Back Panthers: We wish you all a Happy New Year and look forward to welcoming all our students and staff back to school starting Monday, January 3, 2022 on our regular schedule.
Looking for 2022 events on the WPS calendar? Be sure to select and change the drop down box to 2022 as shown circled on the photo here. Happy New Year, everyone!
Great job to Mr. Mattson and our North Elementary choir last night at the holiday concert!
It's Game Day! Wednesday, December 15 SAC Wrestling at Galesburg-Augusta 6:00 PM Go Panthers!
Come join us at a Panther basketball game or wrestling meet soon!
Watervliet Public Schools are closed today, December 3rd. Families please check your emails for specific information about this closure.
IT'S GAME DAY! Girls Basketball at Watervliet High School Watervliet Panthers take on the Dowagiac Chieftains JV game begins at 5:30 / Varsity at 7:00 Watervliet High School and Middle School Students wearing maroon and white will be admitted free!
REMINDER... ...There will be no school tomorrow, Wednesday, November 23, or for the remainder of the week. School will resume on Monday, November 29 after the Thanksgiving Break. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!
DID YOU KNOW that the Watervliet Panther PTO is enrolled in the Hardings Reward Program? The PTO receives checks quarterly for a percentage of what our families spend when they shop. It's easy to sign up at https://hardings.reachoffers.com/ Click on "My Rewards" and choose Watervliet Elementary PTO. All you have to do is identify yourself at checkout to earn real dollars for your Watervliet Panther PTO. Thank you for participating!
Watervliet North Elementary would like to send a huge thank you to Specialty Irrigation of Watervliet and also Wesco for their donation of donuts for our 4th grade "Donuts with Dudes" event on Thursday morning. Our students - along with their Dads and Dudes - enjoyed the event.
With an abundance of books, the WPS Parental Engagement Committee is looking for volunteers to help build Little Free Libraries in Watervliet. We are also looking for community partners to help fund the building materials. If you are interested in helping, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Watervliet Public Schools Strategic Plan is in full swing with the Parental & Community Involvement Team collaborating with students during the early release day in preparation for the downtown Christmas celebration taking place on December 4th & 5th. Bringing our community and school together.
NFHS Network will now be streaming Watervliet's Girls Volleyball team game vs. Western Michigan Christian tomorrow (Tuesday) evening at 7:00. Use this link: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/rockford-high-school-rockford-mi/gamc6e94cffc2 (A monthly subscription to NFHS Network costs $10.99 and you can cancel anytime.)
On Tuesday, November 9th the Varsity Volleyball Team will travel to Centreville to play Bronson in Regional play. The game starts at 5:30. Centreville High School 190 Hogan Centreville, MI 49032 Ticket link: https://gofan.co/app/school/MI10197 ADMISSION $9.40 – All tickets will be sold on GoFan. GYM OPENS: The doors will open for participants and spectators one hour prior to game time. LIVE STREAMING: The matches will be streamed on the NFHS Network. Please note that spectators are prohibited from live streaming video of the event over the internet, including on social media. LET'S GO PANTHERS!
Congratulations to the WHS Marching Band!! MCBA State Runner Up in Marching Performance. Way to go Panther Band! #PantherPride #WinEverything