• We are W.I.S.E. -- Willing Individuals Striving for Excellence!!!

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    Wednesday, March 25 2015 - PGCPS ADJUSTS SCHOOL CALENDAR FOR APRIL 2, 2015   Read more >>

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - PGCPS ANNOUNCES LAST DAY OF SCHOOL   Read more >>  

  • Monday, 4/20 – A Day (1A Puma Time)

    • Senior Project Presentations Continue 
    • PARCC End of Year (EOY) Testing - Algebra 2 
    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. Gwynn Park – 4:30 PM (Boys – home & Girls – away) 
    • Fatherhood Forum – 6:30 PM @ Flowers HS 


    Tuesday, 4/21 – B Day (2B Puma Time)

    • Computer Audit (All day) 
    • Professional Development Sessions (All day, Lecture Hall 1) 
    • ASVAB Testing – 9:00 AM (Lecture Hall 3) 
    • 10th Grade SIT – 9:30 AM 
    • Healthy Schools Meeting – 4:00 PM 
    • Wise Tennis vs. Bladensburg  - 4:30 PM – (home) 
    • PTSO General Body meeting – 6:30 PM – in Lecture Hall I 


    Wednesday, 4/22 – A Day (2A Puma Time) 

    • Administrative Professionals Day! 
    • Senior Presentations – 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM, D131; 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Black Box 
    • Earth Day Celebration – 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Auditorium, Black Box, and Senior Lounge 
    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. Gwynn Park – 1:00 PM (Boys – away & Girls – home) 
    • Faculty meeting – 4:00 PM, Lecture Hall 1 


    Thursday, 4/23 – B Day (3B Puma Time)

    • 3rd Quarter Report Cards Release 
    • 11th Grade SIT – 9:30 AM 
    • Wise Tennis vs High Point-4:30 PM – (away) 


    Friday, 4/24 – A Day (3A Puma Time)

    • CIA Career Day – 9:00 AM 
    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. Friendly – 4:30 PM (Boys – away & Girls – home) 
    • Spring Concert – 6:00 PM, Auditorium 

    Saturday, April 25

    • CEO Townhall meeting – 9:00 AM, Auditorium 


    Monday, 4/27

    • Senior project presentations continue 
    • PARCC End of Year (EOY) Testing –  Algebra I & English 1 
    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. High Point – 4:30 PM (Boys – home & Girls – away) 


    Tuesday, 4/28

    • 12th Grade SIT – 9:30 AM 
    • 9th Grade Academy Meeting – 4:00 PM 
    • Wise Tennis vs. Flowers  – 4:30 PM (away) 


    Wednesday, 4/29

    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. Laurel – 4:30 PM (Boys – away & Girls – home) 
    • SPMT – 4:00 PM, LMC 


    Thursday, 4/30

    • Wise Tennis vs. Bowie  – 4:30 PM (away) 
    • Dance Recital – 7:00 PM, Auditorium 


    Friday, 5/1  

    • Wise Choir–performs at Morgan State – 1:00 PM 
    • Wise Baseball and Softball Team vs. Roosevelt – 4:30 PM (Boys – away & Girls – home) 
    • Dance Recital – 7:00 PM, Auditorium
  • Pres. Obama Visits Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School
    PGCPS Comptroller Visits Wise HS for the 2014 Steve Harvey Award Proclamation
    Pres. Obama Interviews Noah McQueen of Wise HS
    Healthy Youth Conference 2015: Do You Believe in Me?
  • PUMA Word of the Day
  • noisome (adj.)

    ~ unpleasant, offensive, especially to the sense of smell 

    Nobody would enter the stalls until the horse’s noisome leavings were taken away.  

  • Conditions for Upper Marlboro, MD at 6:56 pm EDT
    Current Conditions:
    Fair, 58 F

    Fri - Mostly Clear. High: 57 Low: 38
    Sat - Cloudy. High: 59 Low: 44
    Sun - Rain. High: 57 Low: 44
    Mon - Partly Cloudy. High: 62 Low: 46
    Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 67 Low: 46

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    Frances Campbell, Shakira Howard, Kristin Parks, Consuella Gibson, Dr. William Blake, and Dr. Cathleen Rozanski are commended for planning and implementing a 9th grade academy PE / Health grade recovery program which will run 8 Saturdays from 9:00am – 2:00 pm from April 18 – June 13.

    Wednesday, April 22 is Administrative Professionals Day!  This important day highlights the important role of administrative professionals in all sectors of the modern economy worldwide.  Please take the time to recognize our stellar team!  Thank you Laverne Coleman, Chikel Coleman, Vanessa Smith, Catherine Yates, William Jones, Levina Newman, Krisden Killebrew, Donna Jackson, Latania Jones, and Nicole Turner for all you do for our school community!

    The National Honor Society treated our staff to a lovely breakfast last week.  Thank you goes to Nicole McLaurin and Johnita Montgomery for supporting the students in organizing this wonderful staff recognition!

    Colonel Bruce Arrington and Chief Master Sergeant James Nickerson did a great job prepping our students for attendance at the AFJROTC Military Ball last Friday night.  The students looked wonderful, practiced proper etiquette at the formal event, heard positive remarks from the keynote speaker, and danced!  Thank you  goes to Tyrone Hicks for supporting the students by attending as well.

    Jason Gordon is to be commended for working with the Athletic PUMA PRIDE Boosters to organize the Winter Athletic Awards Ceremony!  The program was well attended, and the students received well-deserved recognition!  Thank you goes to Gideon Tinch, Kevin Young, Marilyn Burton, Robert Garner, Avery Tooley, and Stephon Seraile for delivering meaningful remarks at the event.

    Thank you Janay Stallworth for following through with our 2nd quarter honor roll assembly despite the delay due to weather.  The students were still very appreciative for the recognition of their academic achievement.  Wonderful job!

     3rd year Health and Biosciences Academy student, Miriam Sannoh, was selected to participate in the 2015 National Institutes of Health High School Scientific Training and Enrichment Program (NIH HiSTEP)!  Congratulations to Pamela Davis (academy coordinator), Tanya Adkisson (teacher coordinator), Dr. Portia Barnes, and Dr. Terri Dove for this tremendous accomplishment!

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