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Student Achievements

1st Place in the Middle School Division for the You've Got Talent Show

Ace of Spades- Jordan Rosengart, Daniel Crowetalent show








GSU Math Tournament

1st place overall in Division I

1st place individual - Jonathan Carter

math team
Chess Team

Region Champions


Boys Golf Team

Region Champions


4-H D.P.A. Winners

Addison Taylor, 1st Wildlife

Colby Brown, 1st Safety

Maggie Howell, 3rd Human Development

Caitlin Waters, 2nd Between Meal Snacks

Brooke Bennett, 1st Photography

Isabella Hunter, 3rd Target Sports

Keylee Phillips, 2nd Photography

Russell Williams, 3rd Photography


Bulloch County Young Georgia Author Winners

2nd in 6th grade - Katelyn Carter

My Passion, Art

2nd in 7th grade - MaKenna Cross

In 1776

2nd in 8th grade - Jessica Fu

The Reflection


WJMS Girls Track Team

Region Champions

New Track Records:

Jazmyn Davis

Triple Jump

32 feet 3 inches

Noah Caplinger

3200 Meter Run


Kasey Baynon
3200 Meter Run
1600 Meter Run
800 Meter Run



On Saturday, January 25th, students from across the area competed in the annual Regional Student Technology Fair hosted by Bulloch County. Two students from WJMS won first place and will advance to the state competition in March. Seventh grader, Davis Vasilatos won first place in the Project Programming and the Technology Literacy categories. He also won second place in the Robotics category. Seventh grader, Matthew Redwine won first place in the Web 2.0 Applications category.



Geography Bee

Nine finalists competed in the school-level Geography Bee for the opportunity to advance to the state competition in Milledgeville. These students scored the highest on a qualifying test of all those in the school. After many rounds of difficult Geography questions, Bryce Westerfield won first place, Thomas Bruner won second place, and Jackson Popkin won third place. 

Nine finalists pictured:

Back Row: Payne Van Tassell, Thomas Bruner, Clark Henderson, Jake Meeks, and Jackson Popkin
Front Row: Jake Peeples, Claire Hattaway, Bryce Westerfield, and Javier Molina

*Bryce Westerfield advanced to the state level competition and competed in Milledgeville.




Competing against 500 other entrants, Logan Anderson won the Averitt Center for the Arts Holiday Card Contest. His winning design featured Santa Claus and was purchased to use for the Averitt Center’s 2013 Holiday Card. Logan's earnings represent the most a student at WJMS has ever received for their artwork. 








School Achievement

Food Drive

The WJMS Student Council sponsored a canned food drive to benefit the Statesboro Food Bank during the holiday season. Classes throughout the school began collecting cans in October and had one month to bring in as many as possible. The homeroom who brought in the most canned goods won a pizza party, and the winners include: 1st place: Mrs. Starling (8th) and Mrs. Renfroe (7th), who tied with 112 cans each, 2nd place: Mrs. Carter (8th), who brought in 95 cans, and 3rd place: Coach Rockett (8th) with 57 canned goods. Collectively, the school brought in over 520 cans to donate! Thanks to all who participated.