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FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 2019
  • ACT Aspire testing will begin next week. 8th grade testing will be April 16-18, and 7th grade testing will be April 23-25. Please do not check out your student during testing. The testing day on Wed., April 17 and Wed., April 24 will start with 7th period first thing in the morning. Students in athletics during 7th period should receive more information from their coaches. Also, we encourage students to either leave their phones at home during testing or shut them down and put them in their lockers. If a cell phone accidentally goes off in a testing room, the phone will be taken from the student. 

Woodland Cell Phone/Electronics Policy For State Testing

  • ATTN PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Please do not park at neighboring businesses when picking up or dropping off your student at Woodland.
  • We have less than 85 yearbooks left to order. Make sure you have ordered your copy if you want one on distribution day on May 10. You can order one at
  • FHS Golf tryouts will be held April 23-26, 2019 at Fayetteville Country Club. Tryouts are open to any athlete entering grades 9-12. Sign up by using the link provided: FHS Golf Tryouts 2019. You must sign up and attend a mandatory tryout meeting that will held April 15 at 6 p.m. in the FHS Lecture Hall (Phase II). Contact Coach Scott Williams at with any questions.
  • FHS Swim Tryouts will take place Wed., April 17, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Fayetteville Athletic Club. Drop in during tryout times. Students need to bring an updated physical. Tryouts will consist of a timed 200 free and a 200IM for stroke technique. Please register at
  • 2019 Cross Country Tryouts will be held Mon., April 29 at 5 p.m. at Agriculture Park Pavilion (corner of Gregg and Knapp Streets). All interested students need to turn in a physical before they are allowed to try-out. More information is on the Woodland Cross Country website, or students can talk to Coach Large or email him at
  • FHS Colors Guard Auditions will begin Mon., April 22 at 4:30 p.m. in the FHS Band Room. Any current Woodland 8th grader is eligible to audition. No prior experience is necessary. For more information, visit, or email Mr. Antonetti at Tryout info is available on Google Classroom using course code 15zdcbv.
  • Students going into 9th grade at FHS next school year: There are some deadlines approaching for application courses, auditions, and tryouts. Please visit the FHS website for more information. FHS Application/Audition/Tryout Info
  • Our annual Cowboy Celebration is fast approaching! It will be Fri., May 10, and we need all hands on deck. In order to pull off this huge day, PTO will need your help. Please email Kelly Edmiaston at to see how you can help make the most memorable Cowboy Celebration to date!
Youth Citizens Police Academy Accepting Applications

The Youth Citizens Police Academy (YCPA) is a free program for 7th-12th grade students interested in law enforcement or in making our community a better place to live. 

There are two sessions, June 17-28 or July 15-26. Each academy will be eight hours a day, Monday-Friday, for two weeks. Topics covered include SWAT and firearms demo, K9 demo, crime scene analysis, ride along, CPR certification, and more. 

If your student is interested, have them stop by to see Corporal Warren here at Woodland and visit
2019-20 Sports Tryout Info

Below is a link for the 2019 FPS sports tryout dates and requirements for next school year's 2019-20 teams. Please note that ALL students participating in a tryout will need a current physical.

We have also added the dates to the  Woodland website calendar.
Free Tutoring Options

We have several free tutoring options available. Students can participate in free tutoring sessions Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m., and transportation home is provided if needed.

We also offer tutoring sessions Mondays and Thursdays 7:30-8:15 a.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m.
As always, drinks and snacks will be provided at every session.

Please contact Mr. Glade at for information about free transportation on Tuesdays as space is limited.
4/14        2:30 pm      FHS Freshman Football Parent Meeting

4/15                           NWAAC 8th Grade Championship Track Meet

4/16-18                      ACT Aspire Testing

4/16        3:30 pm      Girls on the Run

4/17        4:30 pm      FHS Swim Team Tryouts

4/18                           WJHS Concert Band Assessment (8th grade)

4/18        3:30 pm      Girls on the Run

4/18        3:30 pm      Robotics Club
For a complete list and details about upcoming events, please visit