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Contact the Webmaster!

Please put "Attention Webmaster" in the subject line!

WCHS Webmaster and PowerSchool Questions:

Amy McKay - amy.mckay@carteretk12.org

School Hours

School Day Hours:
for Students 7:50 am - 2:50 pm

Office Hours: 
7:15 am - 4:15 pm

PowerSchool Student Apps for iPhone and Android Platforms

The PowerSchool App for IOs7 and Android have been released.  You can find the Apple IOs app in the iTunes App Store.  The Android version is available in the Google Play.

Click Here to download the PowerSchool Student App for Apple iPhones

Click Here to download the PowerSchool Student App for Android Phones



2015-2016 Student Schedules

Students may pick up their schedules in the front office on Wednesday, July 29 from 7:15am - 4:15 pm and on Thursday, July 30 from 7:30am - 3:30pm.  Any schedules not picked up by 3:30 on July 30th will be mailed to the students residence.

Schedule Repair Days

Students needing to repair their schedule must come to West Carteret High School on the day assigned to their grade level to meet with Counselors and have their schedule repaired.  Students will be helped on a first come/first serve basis.  Students please sign in upon arrival and wait in the hall until you are called.

Class Schedule Repair Date
Seniors Monday, August 3rd
Juniors Tuesday, August 4th
Sophomores Wednesday, August 5th
Freshmen Thursday, August 6th

If you have questions please call the main office at 252.726.1176 for more information.

Click here to view the classes for the 2015-2016 School Year by Period.

New Grading Scale for High School

Beginning this year all high schools in North Carolina will be on a 10 point grading scale.  Under the new scale grades and grade point average calculations will be applied as follows:

Letter Grade Grade Range QPA
A 90-100 4.0
B 80-89 3.0
C 70-79 2.0
D 60-69 1.0
F <59 0.0

The new quality points standard will provide an additional .5 quality point to Honors courses and a 1.0 additional quality point to Advanced Placement/International Baccalaureate courses, community colleges courses, or four year university or college courses taken in high school.

PLEASE NOTE:  New standards for quality points will take effect for the ninth graders in the fall of 2015-16 and all students entering high school after that year. This quality points change will not affect students who will be in grades 10, 11 or 12 in 2015-16.

To view more information about this scale and GPA weighting please click here!

Welcome to the Home of the Patriots

The mission of West Carteret High School is to ensure all students graduate with the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to reach their potential and become responsible citizens in a changing world.

The vision for WCHS is that it is our desire to promote an environment where students value integrity, take ownership in their work, and are committed to their own success within the greater community.

Patriot Activity Calendar

West Wear!

Click here to view the selection of West Wear.   To order West Wear please pick up a West Wear Order Form from the front office of West Carteret High School. For more information please contact the front office at 252.726.1176.

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