WBMS celebrates Purple-Up! for Military Kids. We acknowledge the sacrifices made by our military children and families. On Friday, April 21st, join us as we show our support for our military children and families by turning WBMS purple!
Summer enrichment classes are designed for our sixth thru eighth grade Chesapeake resident students. There is a choice of three enrichment classes. Enrichment classes are offered during an eight-day session. Registration begins Monday, April 24th and ends Friday, May 19th.
On Tuesday, April 25th, Chesapeake Public Schools will host the Chesapeake Middle School Career Fair and Career & Technical Education EXPO from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Middle school students can explore different career fields. It is a free event.
Congratulations to Mr. Dave Goral on being selected as the 2017 Bruin Ambassador at WBM school!
Welcome to the 2016-17 school year. Our theme this year is Talented students. Creative teachers. Involved parents. We are one! Our new theme identifies the importance of equal partnership and being stakeholders in educating WBMS students. Throughout the year, there are several opportunities for all of us to be involved with our students academically, as well as at the extra-curricular events. For a full listing of our activities, please view the school calendar in the upper-right corner of our webpage, or contact the main office. Together, we will make this our students best year!
Are you new to the Western Branch area? Welcome! We are glad to have you with us, and we hope you enjoy your time at our middle school. Please click below to find out more information about enrolling.
Join our Bruin Family Parent Advisory Committee for our last meeting of the 2016-17 school year on April 19th and share ideas to enhance our school and benefit our children. We want to hear your thoughts!
Congratulations to Ms. Darrow being chosen Teacher of the Year for 2016-17. Ms. Darrow teaches math to sixth graders and has worked at Western Branch Middle for nine years.
Congratulations to Mrs. Therrien who works tirelessly with our students who have reading deficiencies. Mrs. Therrien is a most deserving recipient of this very prestigious award.
The goal of the Virginia Department of Education Excellence in Co-Teaching Initiative is to design a professional development model of co-teaching, provide students with disabilities access to general education curriculum, recognize outstanding co-teaching practices, and provide support of teachers.
It is not too late to order your yearbook online. Personalization deadline for online orders is Feb. 24th. You can also pickup an order form in the main office.
Western Branch Middle will offer after school study hall to all students beginning on October 4, 2016. Study hall will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday from 3:35 p.m. until 4:20 p.m. unless otherwise notified of needed changes. Transportation home will be provided.
Please note the following changes in our school calendar: Friday, January 27th Full Day; Monday, January 30th Full Day; Tuesday, January 31st Full Day; Wednesday, Februay 1st-No School