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By Matthew Whittle
Published in News on January 15, 2014 1:46 PM

By Karis Hawkins

Last Wednesday, the new semester began at Wayne Country Day School and everyone is readjusting to the school schedule. Activity is starting to pick up again, so let's see what's going on.


Mark your calendar: the school is participating in another fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 1. Students, faculty, and other members of the Wayne Country Day community are strongly encouraged to run in the 5K in Walnut Creek. The cost is $35 per person. This amount includes an entrance fee and a donation to the school's selected charity: Soup Moms of South Africa. This organization's mission is to promote the welfare of impoverished individuals in South Africa. The last day to sign up for the event is Friday, so register immediately to support this important cause!


Wayne Country Day School Whiteout shirts are on sale! Each shirt is $6 and order forms are available from Mr. Glass. Friday, Feb. 7, is the official Charger Whiteout basketball game. Order your shirts soon to support your beloved basketball teams!


This year's Charger yearbooks are on sale! Order them online by Saturday, March 1 for $70. After that date, the price will rise to $100. There is also plenty of space for advertisement available in these yearbooks. Senior recognition ads are $275. There are several different business ads to choose from: $60 for business card size, $100 for a quarter of a page, $200 for a half of a page, and $300 for a full page.


Sports pictures for the winter athletic teams are rapidly approaching. The girls' basketball teams will take their sports pictures on Wednesday, Jan. 22. The swim team will take pictures on Monday, Jan. 27 before their swim meet at 4:30 p.m. The boys' basketball teams will have pictures on Thursday, Jan. 23. All pictures will be taken after school on these days. Picture forms are available in the athletic office.