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Adam Hatfield Named New USD 353 Superintendent

PRESS RELEASE 03.18.19
USD 353 Board of Education

USD 353 NAMES NEW SUPERINTENDENT

The USD 353 Board of Education has announced the selection of Adam Hatfield as the new superintendent. Hatfield will begin his new leadership role with USD 353 Wellington on July 1, 2019, after the retirement of current superintendent, Dr. Mark Whitener, at the end of the 2018-19 school year.

Donuts (& a BOOK) with Grown Ups @ Washington!

It was Washington Elementary's "Donuts with Grown-Ups" Wednesday morning early. Many MUSTANGS were accompanied by family members (parents, grandparents, and more!) and enjoyed juice, coffee (for the older crowd), donuts and each student was given the opportunity to pick out a NEW BOOK to read and KEEP for themselves! SWEET STUFF, all the way around!

GO MUSTANGS!!

IKE Eagles Learn About "Fairness"

Eisenhower held their monthly Character Assembly on Tuesday, this month's theme - "FAIRNESS".

After arriving for the day at school, the students were entertained by the WMS Cheerleaders, who also shared their perspectives on "fairness". WMS 6th Gr Instructor and coach, Ryan Jenkins and student Gavin Witham shared their thoughts on "fairness", reminding all that life isn't always fair but to always look for opportunities to better yourself and compensating for those occurrences.

NHS Blood Drive @ WHS!

On Thursday, February 28, the National Honor Society Crusader Chapter at Wellington High School will be hosting a blood drive through American Red Cross. This event will take place from 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the auxiliary gym. The blood collected will go towards those in need in the Sumner County area.  

8th Grade Lady Knights Are 2019 Patriot League Champions!

Congratulations to our WMS 8th Grade Lady Knights - a group of young ladies that have lost only "2" games over the past "2" years...awesome, and even more awesome - after splitting with Clearwater during regular season, the Lady Knights got down to business Thursday at Rose Hill HS and in the 2019 PATRIOT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME, the Lady Knights WON 36-21 and are now the League Tournament Champs!! Congratulations to Coaches Kelsey Whaley and J' Lynn Ledesma and the Lady Knights!! Wellington is proud of you!!