January 2024

Phelps Benefit Dinner to be held at WHS on February 9

Friends and family of USD 353 Transitions Coordinator and WHS Class of 1987 alumna Lori Goodrum Phelps are hosting a fundraiser dinner on February 9 at WHS during the homecoming basketball games.  This event is in conjunction with an online silent auction going on presently, and all proceeds go to Lori Phelps to provide financial assistance as she receives care and treatment for cancer in Kansas City.  She is currently in week one of a six-week daily proton radiation regimen after undergoing surgery on December 11.

Winter Homecoming Duke candidates announced

Wellington High School announced the candidates for Duke today ahead of 2024 Winter Homecoming scheduled for February 5-9.  The senior girls selected their top five senior boys, and the whole student body will vote for their choice among these fine young men: 

Kaeden Gill

Tyson Jones

Derrick Lowe

Danny Walker

Gavin Witham


Congratulations Kaeden, Tyson, Derrick, Danny, and Gavin!


Coronation will be held during the home basketball games on Friday, February 9, with a homecoming dance to follow in the WHS Commons.