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WHES receives IB World School Authorization

Weddington Hills Elementary joins thousands of schools around the world as an IB World School offering the Primary Years Programme. The school community has spent the past two years implementing the programme for elementary students which is focused on inquiry learning, language study, and taking action through service. With the authorization of Weddington Hills, Cabarrus County now has a K-12 continuum in IB education.

Promising Practice Award

Weddington Hills Elementary wins a second Promising Practice Award from Character.org, a national organization for character education. One of 28 winning schools from North Carolina, Weddington Hills will be recognized at the National Forum in D.C. for their Promising Practice called Wildcats Take Action, developing a system and encouraging student initiated action and service.
The school was previously recognized in 2014 for their Promising Practice called Legacy of Learners.
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Focus School

Our school qualifies again this year for school-wide Title I Funding and services. Our Title I plan allows us to employ tutors that help serve students in grades K-5. These tutors will be assisting with Direct Instruction, Guided Reading, and interventions. Our Title I Funds are also used to employ three lead teachers, three character coaches, three interventionists, and to provide staff development training, and sponsor parent involvement activities. In addition, as a parent of a student in a Title I school, you may request information regarding the professional qualifications of your child's teacher. We are recognized as a focus school and are working to close the achievement gap among student subgroups.

Mission Statement

Weddington Hills Elementary will value, teach, and empower each student in a culture of educational excellence and respect in order to produce globally competitive lifelong learners who can be successful anywhere in the world.

Vision Statement

*To produce globally competitive lifelong learners through rigorous and relevant curriculum taught by highly prepared visionary leaders who recognize the importance of engaging a diverse body of learners.
*To provide 21st Century resources through responsible and efficient use of funding.
*To ensure success for all students in safe, inviting, and healthy learning communities by building upon a foundation of stakeholder support and caring/respectful relationships.

School Information

    4401 Weddington Rd., Concord, NC 28027
    Fax: (704) 795-9388
    Our instructional day begins at 8:15 am.
    Dismissal is at 3:00 pm.
    Students may be dropped off after 7:50 am.
    The tardy bell rings at 8:15 am.
    Summer Office Hours
    8:00 am - 11:00 am and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Monday - Thursday
    (Closed on Fridays during the summer.)
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2- Webber
3- Bryant
4- Knudsen
5- Scott 

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