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Play4TheCure! This Wednesday 6pm!

On April 24th the Boy’s Lacrosse is playing Park View High School here at Wakefield at 6:00pm for Play4TheCure. With the help of Play4TheCure and individual donors, NFCR has delivered over $350 million leading to many breakthroughs, including prevention strategies, earlier diagnosis and new anticancer drugs and therapies. In three seasons, Play4TheCure has experienced tremendous growth, […]

$5 Formals

Wakefield’s MSA will be hosting the $5 Formal sale this year. If you are doing some spring cleaning, please think of donating to the sale. We are collecting evening dresses, cocktail dresses, women’s shoes, purses, jewelry, and also men’s formal wear such as tuxes, suits, and shoes. Donations can be dropped off in the Main Office or […]

Wakefield has 5 National Scholastic Medal Winners

The National Scholastic Art Award winners have been chosen and Wakefield has won 5 National Awards! The following students have won National Medals for their art work: Senior Carlos Lemus Acevedo: What Remains (Mixed Media) Gold Medal Junior Willow Boswinkle: Side View (Photography) Gold Medal Sophomore Carmina Lopez: A-114 (Painting) Gold Medal Freshman Oliver Bullington-McGuire: […]

Takier George earns a spot on the DC Youth Slam Team

Junior, Takier George, made it onto the DC Youth Slam Team on Saturday night at the Grand Slam Finals on Arena Stage. The DC Youth Slam team travels to Las Vegas this summer to represent the DMV area at Brave New Voices, the biggest international Poetry Slam competition. Takier is only the 2nd Wakefield poet […]

Wakefield Artists Win 208 Scholastic Art Awards!

Scholastic Art Awards are in and Wakefield artists have won a record number of 208 awards! In addition to these fantastic individual awards, Wakefield artists have also claimed 15 Portfolio awards. Portfolios are a thematic body of 8 works that is a visual culmination of 4 years of Art and is limited to Seniors. These […]

PTSA Reflections Winners

Congratulations to Julia Sonn and Marwan Mohamad! Julia and Marwan have each won 1st place for the 2019 PTA Reflections Awards at the County level.  The theme for this year’s PTA Reflections was, “Heroes Among Us”.Julia won Outstanding Interpretation for her photograph, “Heroes of History”, depicting images of the MLK Memorial, Washington Monument and the […]

All In: Spotlight on Senior Projects

Wakefield Seniors Isaiah Calfee and Jacek Zavora with Del. Patrick Hope and W&L teacher (and ABC weatherman) Ryan Miller lobbying at the State House in Richmond, to designate the European Honeybee as Virginia’s State Pollinator! Wakefield Senior Project students meet with AP, Iliana Gonzales at the start of their internships at Claremont Immersion. Wakefield Woods […]