Transition Program Welcome & Information

Posted by Peter Mayes on 1/8/2023 7:00:00 AM

Dear Parents/Guardians of 8th Grade Students,


Congratulations! Your child is about to begin the transition from 8th grade to 9th grade and join us at Whitehall High School for the 2023-2024 school year as the WHS Graduating Class of 2027!  


Please find all of these dates and information on our Whitehall High School website under Families, then MS to HS Transition or on our social media sites on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Please look for our Sunday Weekly Updates, posted to the WCSD app and social media sites for information. 


8th Grade Parent/Guardian/Student Meeting for an introduction at Whitehall High School School 

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 @ 7pm  Introduction to High School at Whitehall High School Auditorium

Thursday, January 26, 2023 @ 1pm  Transition Meeting Webinar (if you missed the Wednesday evening meeting)


Whitehall High School Counseling Visit to Whitehall-Coplay Middle School for 2023-2024 Course Scheduling 

Whitehall High School team will meet with students to review scheduling options during the school day. 

Date to be announced February, 2023 Parent/Guardian/Student Meeting to Review Scheduling at WHS Auditorium


Whitehall High School Administration & Students Visit to Whitehall-Coplay Middle School for Team Meetings

March/April, 2023 Whitehall High School will visit  to review high school transition during the school day


Whitehall-Coplay School District Family Night & Information for incoming Class of 2027

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 5:30pm-7:30pm for all WCSD students at Whitehall High School


8th Grade Team Visits to Whitehall High School 

April, 2023 Each middle school team will visit Whitehall High School during the school day. 


July Video Series for Parent/Guardians and Students

Scheduled for online release during July, 2023


New Student Orientation & Chromebook Exchange at Whitehall High School 

Date to be announced, August, 2023


New 9th Grade Student Schedule Distribution by US Mail & Delivery by our Zephyrs!

Date to be announced, August, 2023


New Student & Family Open House at Whitehall High School 

Wednesday, August 23, 2023 @ 6pm at Whitehall High School Auditorium


Fall Sports Meet the Team Night at Zephyr Athletic Complex

Wednesday, August 23, 2023 @ 7:30pm at Whitehall High School Auditorium

First Day of School for the 2023-2024 school year at Whitehall High School 

Monday, August 28, 2023 @ 7:45am 


We look forward to meeting with you and your child to make their transition to high school “on track to success!”




Dr. Peter Mayes, Principal  


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