Mar 25 - Mar 29


Survivor STEAM Week

Given a piece of paper, toothpicks, and a few other items, students were tasked with building a structure that could hold five marbles.

Invention Convention Challenge:

Make an invention for survival in the jungle or desert

Third Grade's Field Trip to NASCAR Hall of Fame


Athletic photos in Sports section below.




What was the best part of Survivor STEAM Week?

  • Making our projects
  • Working in teams
  • Helping the younger students with their projects
  • Fun Run!
  • Running in the rain


Mark Your Calendar

Mar 25 | NUTS Day

Mar 28 | Operation Sandwich

Mar 29 | Good Friday - No School

Apr 1-5 | Easter Break - No School

Apr 22-26 | IOWA Standardized Testing

Apr 29 | Spring Photos

Looking Ahead

May 21 | Graduations for Kindergarten,

5th, and 8th Grades

May 22 | Last Day of School

WCA Events Calendar


Families can subscribe to the WCA Calendar from the website.

  1. Click on Calendar icon (below the Support WCA tab).
  2. Click on the Calendar icon (beside the printer icon).
  3. Choose the type of calendar subscription you prefer (Google, Apple, Outlook).

STEAM Week and Healthy Hawks Fun Run

WCA families,

Thank you for supporting STEAM Week and the Fun Run with your time and resources. These events were a tremendous success because of your involvement. Your efforts and contributions made an impact for WCA students, staff, and the missions and ministries of the school.

Support for the Fun Run Campaign has been incredible!

By end of day on Friday:

  • 94% participation from WCA families
  • $23,000 raised!
  • Six classes with 100% participation

That's amazing! Thank you!

Your generosity is appreciated.

The Fun Run Campaign is open until midnight on Monday, March 25.

Final totals will be announced after campaign ends.

WCA Fun Run Website


Thursday, March 28

WCA Hawks will observe Holy Week by making sandwiches to feed our homeless brothers and sisters. Sandwiches will be donated to Roof Above in uptown Charlotte and to the Community Shelter of Union County. 

The following donations are needed:

  • tablecloths
  • individual mustard packs
  • zip lock bags  

All items must be sent in by Monday, March 25

Many volunteers are needed to assist with making and delivering sandwiches on Thursday, March 28.

Thank you for helping us to be the hands of Jesus!

Volunteer Sign-Ups for Operation Sandwich

Thank you for helping us to be the hands of Jesus!

Exceptional Hawks have already done prep work

for Operation Sandwich Day! Way to go, girls!



Palm Sunday (March 24): Join us for a special Palm Sunday worship experience as we commemorate Christ's entry into Jerusalem. Traditional and praise & worship services, including children's palm processions, will be held at various times throughout the morning, with livestream options available for those unable to attend in person.

Holy Thursday (March 28): We invite you and your family to join us for a special worship service to remember the Last Supper and share communion together. Nursery care is available for children ages 9 and under beginning at 6:45 p.m. Livestream available for those unable to attend in person.

Good Friday (March 29): Join us for special Good Friday worship services to commemorate the passion of Jesus Christ through song, prayer, reflection and an invitation to repentance. Nursery care is available for children ages 9 and under starting at 6:45 p.m. in the children’s wing of the Weddington Campus. Livestream available for those unable to attend in person.

Easter Sunday (March 31): Experience the joy of the Resurrection through special worship services and uplifting music suitable for all ages. Services at various times throughout the day, with nursery care and classes available. Livestream available for those unable to attend in person.

Invite your family, friends, neighbors – and everyone you meet –

to celebrate the risen Christ with us! 

Learn more at EasterAtWeddington.org

Spring Photos Have Been Rescheduled for April 29

ESA+ and Opportunity Scholarship

Application Updates for 2024-2025



Applications for the 2024-25 ESA+ and Opportunity Scholarship programs have closed, and we will begin notifying families of their award status in April. 


Families that applied for a scholarship should do the following:


Check email regularly. This is how we will send important program information. Families can find copies of all emails from the program in their MyPortal account.


Accept or decline an award offer. Families who are offered a scholarship will have three weeks to accept or decline their offer in MyPortal.


Complete the school admissions process. Awarded students must be enrolled and attending by October 1st to use scholarship funds.

WCA students will be among those who are confirmed. We invite you to join WMC for our Confirmation service on Sunday, March 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the Weddington Campus Sanctuary. All are welcome to be a part of this special event! A reception will follow in Helms Hall. Nursery care will be available. 

WMC Confirmation Ceremony

Registration Ends April 15

WCA Summer Camps




WCA Summer Basketball Clinics


Mar 28 | Operation Sandwich

Apr 6 | Checkers game

May 17 | Knights game

PTF Contact is Mary Beth Roth



Mar 4 HOME vs Marvin Academy 4:00

Mar 12 HOME vs Providence Classical 4:00

Mar 19 HOME vs Covenant Classical 4:00

Mar 26 at Covenant Classical 4:00

April 9 HOME vs Unity Classical 4:30

Apr 11 at Lee Park (TBD)

Apr 16 at Marvin Academy 4:00

Apr 18 HOME vs Calvary Christian 4:00

Apr 30 at Fletcher - Matthews Sportsplex 4:00

May 9 - Spring Sports Banquet

The schedule is still being completed and is subject to change.

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart,

as working for the Lord and not for men. - Colossians 3:23



WCA Athletics


Congrats to the Hawks, now 3-0! 

Next week’s flag football game is at Covenant Classical next Tuesday, April 26.

Please mark your calendars for the Hank the Hawk Flag Football Invitational Tournament:

May 7, 2024 at 4:00 pm



Weddington Methodist Church

Events and Ministries

for Families and Youth

For more information,

please visit WMC's website.

Weddington Methodist Church






Ways to Support WCA

Hawk Fund - Every student benefits from the Hawk Annual Fund. This year, we are asking each family to support The Hawk Fund with a goal of 100% participation in order to ensure our vibrant community will continue STRONGER than ever. Click here to make a donation.

Sports Program All contributions will be geared towards the continued cultivation of a fun and supportive athletic environment. Examples may include: Equipment Renting, Venues, Transportation, and Athlete Recognition. Click here to make a donation.

Harris Teeter Together in Education Program: Please link our school number #2903 to your Vic Card. When you shop Harris Teeter brands, a percentage of your purchase is donated to our school.

Box Tops For Education: You no longer have to clip box tops and send them to school! It's all online. Click here for the instructions!

Publix Partners Program: After creating a Club Publix account, you can link our school and earn money for WCA just by shopping at Publix. Instructions are attached here.

Quick Links

Hawks Annual Fund

Sports Program Donations

Family Portal Access (personal login required)

School Calendar

Spirit Store

Lunch Menu

Prayer Request Form

Weddington UMC

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