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Every month, Mr. A. Russell Hughes, the Superintendent of Schools, will share a video message with an update on the exciting things happening in the Walton County School District, Walton County, Florida. Check back often to stay informed on all the activities, events and accomplishments of teachers and students in the Walton County School District!  Please share with friends and family!

Submitted by Keitha Bledsoe.

Congratulations to the Lady Braves basketball team, who are district champs! Saturday’s win was truly a team effort. We hope to see everyone here for Thursday night’s regional quarterfinal game against East Gadsden at 7:00. Submitted by Christy English/FB.
Superintendent Hughes visits Bay Elementary School where he observes students in Ms. Ann Quinn's classroom reviewing site words. Submitted by Ann Quinn.
30 A Artist and former students of Dr. Komando, Andy Saczynski and Lori Saczynski, visited the SWHS Art classes on Thursday. Andy spoke about his artwork and what inspires him to create. Lori spoke about Art careers and the business side of the Art world. It was an honor to have both take time to come and share with our students. Submitted by Vivian Komando.

Three of FHS’s seniors signing for football scholarships on Wednesday, February 1st.  Dalton Simper signed with UWF, Zachary Seay with Birmingham Southern and Dylan Lewis with Huntingdon College (pictured left to right).  We are all so proud of you! Submitted by Celeste Goodwin.

During Literacy Week, West DeFuniak Elementary students passed 5626 Accelerated Reader tests and earned 3168.2 points.  Teachers used chain links to motivate students to make the largest chain possible.  The Media Center has displayed the chains to show students the power of working together to achieve a goal.  Great job WDE students!!!

Paxton's second grade classes celebrated Literacy Week by dressing up as their favorite literary character and reading their favorite books. Additional photos may be found on WCSD's Facebook Page.  Submitted by Kalli McMillan.