Our Principal

Mr. Gerald Tidwell

  • 28 Years in Education (17 as a Teacher/Coach, 
    11 as an Administrator)
  • Principal at WCMS since 2011
  • Bachelor's Degree in Science
    from Illinois State University in 1990
  • Master's Degree in Educational Administration
    from Eastern Illinois University 1996
  • Family:  Wife (Valerie), 31 Years; Sons:  Jordan (21),
    Daniel (18)

A Welcome Message from Principal Gerald Tidwell

Welcome to Warren County Middle School


Warren County Middle School is a 6-8th grade school located in McMinnville, TN. We appreciate you taking time to visit our site. Feel free to contact our teachers or staff through e-mail or by calling (931) 473-6557. Visitors are always welcome at our school.

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Daily Announcements

September 17, 2018

      Warren County Middle School September 17th, 2018
    COME JOIN US ON FACEBOOK AT: Wcms Pioneer

      
SPORTS: 
       FOOTBALL: September 18th Home vs Coffee Co @ 6:30 
       SOCCER: September 17th at Away vs White Co @ 5:30
       CROSS COUNTRY: Meet September 19th Pioneer Invitational @ 4:30
                                        Practice September 17th 3-4:30       
VOLLEYBALL:  Match September 17th Home vs Tullahoma @ 5:00                                                                                                                                                                       
  The WCHS football cheerleaders will be holding a cheer clinic on Saturday, September 29th from 9:00-1:30 for grades 1st-8th grade. Registration forms can be picked up from the sign in/sign out desk. The form contains the registration fee and important information about the event. This clinic is open to individuals and teams. For additional information, you may contact Stacey Elam at elams@warrenschools.com
                                                                                                              
CLUBS: 
STUDENT COUNCIL: If you were unable to make the meeting, make sure to pick up paperwork outside Mrs. Harmon’s room(207). All other members, please have your home base teacher put papers in my box. 

HISTORY CLUB: If you are interested in HISTORY CLUB for 2018/2019 school year, please see Mr. Steve Hillis in Room 354 in the RA Building to get an application.  The application and fee of $15.00 is due by Tuesday, September 18th.  We have monthly meetings, we organize two school wide assemblies and for members in "good standing" we will go on two field trips.  Hope to see you in History Club this year!
PEP CLUB CARDS can be purchased thru Home Base for $2. They will also be for sale at the WCMS football Games. This will get students in to all the WCMS home games for $2
 

STUDENTS:

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING WINNERS OF SCHOOL ART AT THE A&l FAIR!!      1st place and Best of show Colton Myers, 1st place winners:  Marlee Sligert Baylee Connor, Isaac Jones, Elexia Byars, Jacien Willoughby, Dustin Walker, Jameson Morrison, Ashley Fernandez.  2nd place winners:  Hailey Haggard, Ila Adcock, Savannah Winfree, Meleny Hernandez, Milly Sparkes, Michael Brock, Dallas Shockley.  3rd place winners:  Emilia Montalvo, Jayden Aaron, Milly Sparkes, Layton Kirby-Sweeton, Baylee Connor, Emma Hillis, Tyauna Morton, 4th place winners:  Bekah Jackson, Alex Becerra, Tyauna Morton, Dixie Hillis, Ally Grizzle, Roberto Juarez-Campos, Faith Cotes, Henry Sherrill, Leela Beaty
         
         The cheerleaders will be collecting toys for Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Oncology floor for their September service project. 
         Please bring a toy, book, puzzle, card game, board game, etc to your homeroom teacher this week or next week Thank you!

 HOMELAND BANK WILL BE OPEN EVERY TUESDAY
We are collecting BOXTOPS for PE equipment. BRING IN YOUR BOXTOPS TO HOMEBASE OR THE MAIN OFFICE!! 
Once again, we are hosting music classes twice a week at the WCMS band room for 5th through 8th grade students after school on Tuesday and Thursdays. The first lessons will begin after fair week, September the 18th.

IMPORTANT DATES:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Monday- Friday, September 17th-21st- SPIRIT WEEK. Monday- Superhero Day, Tuesday- Red, White & Blue Day,  Wednesday- Decade Day/Mismatch Day, Thursday-   Twins/Camo Day, Friday- Sports Team Day  
Monday, September 17th- Health Screenings in the Library            Fuston Auditorium 3-5
          Tuesday, September 18th- Deason Auditorium 3-4:30               
Wednesday, September 19th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 20th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
Friday, September 21st- Fall Dance 6:30-9 Main Gym              BEARS TEAM to Park Theater 9AM 
Monday, September 24th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
 Tuesday, September 25th- Interact Auditorium 3-4
Wednesday, September 26th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 27th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5             WCEA Library 4-6
Monday, October 1st- Fuston Auditorium 3-5


                                              
         LUNCH MENUS 
Monday-Sept 17              Tuesday-Sept 18           Wed. Sept 19                          Thursday- Sept 20                  Friday-Sept 21                                   
Chicken Sandwich            Roast Beef                    Meatball Stroganoff                Sausage Patty                         Chicken Fajita
Meatloaf                           Mashed Potatoes        Corn                                            Egg & Cheese                         Refried Beans
Baked Beans                     Green Beans                 Baked Sweet Potato                Hash Browns                          Baked Potato                       
Potato Smiles                     Roll                                Garlic Knot                                Green Beans                          Tomato Salsa                       
Yogurt Bag                           PBJ Bag                        Smoothie Bag                           Biscuit/Gravy(optional)          Fajita Trim
Roll                                                                                                                                  PBJ Bag                                   PBJ Bag                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                                  

                                                                                

                                                                               


 

September 18, 2018

      Warren County Middle School September 18th, 2018
    COME JOIN US ON FACEBOOK AT: Wcms Pioneer

       Basketball 6th grade boys need to ride 0649 Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. 
SPORTS: 
       FOOTBALL: September 18th Home vs Coffee Co @ 6:30 
       SOCCER: September 20th Away vs Franklin South @ 5:00
       CROSS COUNTRY: Meet September 19th Pioneer Invitational @ 4:30
                                        Practice September 18th 3-4:30       
VOLLEYBALL:  Match September 18th Home vs Coffee Co @ 4:30                                                                                                                                                                       
  The WCHS football cheerleaders will be holding a cheer clinic on Saturday, September 29th from 9:00-1:30 for grades 1st-8th grade. Registration forms can be picked up from the sign in/sign out desk. The form contains the registration fee and important information about the event. This clinic is open to individuals and teams. For additional information, you may contact Stacey Elam at elams@warrenschools.com
                                                                                                              
CLUBS: 
VEX Robotics Club will be meeting today 9/18, Thursday 9/20 and Friday 9/21 from 3 to 4:30 each day in Mrs. Britton's Room. We will not be meeting on Wednesday. If you are unable to stay today please come by Mrs. Britton's room today to answer some important questions. 
STUDENT COUNCIL: If you were unable to make the meeting, make sure to pick up paperwork outside Mrs. Harmon’s room(207). All other members, please have your home base teacher put papers in my box. 
The HISTORY CLUB will meet on Monday, September 24th, from 3:00 to 3:30 in Mr. Hillis' room.  Also the application deadline will be extended to this Friday, September 21st, for anyone that would like to join.
PEP CLUB CARDS can be purchased thru Home Base for $2. They will also be for sale at the WCMS football Games. This will get students in to all the WCMS home games for $2
 

STUDENTS:
Breakfast Rotary Club would like to thank members of the Community & Middle School Interact Club for all of their help at the fair booth. Also, a big thanks to all the parents and sponsors. We couldn’t have done it without you!!!!! 
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING WINNERS OF SCHOOL ART AT THE A&l FAIR!!      1st place and Best of show Colton Myers, 1st place winners:  Marlee Sligert Baylee Connor, Isaac Jones, Elexia Byars, Jacien Willoughby, Dustin Walker, Jameson Morrison, Ashley Fernandez.  2nd place winners:  Hailey Haggard, Ila Adcock, Savannah Winfree, Meleny Hernandez, Milly Sparkes, Michael Brock, Dallas Shockley.  3rd place winners:  Emilia Montalvo, Jayden Aaron, Milly Sparkes, Layton Kirby-Sweeton, Baylee Connor, Emma Hillis, Tyauna Morton, 4th place winners:  Bekah Jackson, Alex Becerra, Tyauna Morton, Dixie Hillis, Ally Grizzle, Roberto Juarez-Campos, Faith Cotes, Henry Sherrill, Leela Beaty
         
         The cheerleaders will be collecting toys for Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Oncology floor for their September service project. 
         Please bring a toy, book, puzzle, card game, board game, etc to your homeroom teacher this week or next week Thank you!

 HOMELAND BANK WILL BE OPEN EVERY TUESDAY
We are collecting BOXTOPS for PE equipment. BRING IN YOUR BOXTOPS TO HOMEBASE OR THE MAIN OFFICE!! 
Once again, we are hosting music classes twice a week at the WCMS band room for 5th through 8th grade students after school on Tuesday and Thursdays. The first lessons will begin after fair week, September the 18th.

IMPORTANT DATES:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Monday- Friday, September 17th-21st- SPIRIT WEEK. Monday- Superhero Day, Tuesday- Red, White & Blue Day,  Wednesday- Decade Day/Mismatch Day, Thursday-   Twins/Camo Day, Friday- Sports Team Day  
          Tuesday, September 18th- Deason Auditorium 3-4:30               
Wednesday, September 19th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 20th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
Friday, September 21st- Fall Dance 6:30-9 Main Gym              BEARS TEAM to Park Theater 9AM 
Monday, September 24th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
 Tuesday, September 25th- Interact Auditorium 3-4
Wednesday, September 26th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 27th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5             WCEA Library 4-6      WCHS Winter Guard Auditorium 6-7
Monday, October 1st- Fuston Auditorium 3-5


                                              
         LUNCH MENUS 
Monday-Sept 17              Tuesday-Sept 18           Wed. Sept 19                          Thursday- Sept 20                  Friday-Sept 21                                   
Chicken Sandwich            Roast Beef                    Meatball Stroganoff                Sausage Patty                         Chicken Fajita
 Meatloaf                           Mashed Potatoes        Corn                                            Egg & Cheese                         Refried Beans
Baked Beans                     Green Beans                 Baked Sweet Potato                Hash Browns                          Baked Potato                     Potato Smiles                     Roll                                Garlic Knot                                Green Beans                          Tomato Salsa                       
Yogurt Bag                           PBJ Bag                        Smoothie Bag                           Biscuit/Gravy (optional)          Fajita Trim
Roll                                                                                                                                  PBJ Bag                                   PBJ Bag                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                                  

                                                                                

                                                                               

September 19, 2018

      Warren County Middle School September 19th, 2018
    COME JOIN US ON FACEBOOK AT: Wcms Pioneer

       Basketball 6th grade boys need to ride 0649 Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. 
SPORTS: 
       FOOTBALL: October 2nd Away vs White Co @ 6:30 
       SOCCER: September 20th Away vs Franklin South @ 5:00
       CROSS COUNTRY: Meet September 19th Pioneer Invitational @ 4:30
                                        Practice September 20th 3-4:30       
VOLLEYBALL:  Match September 20th Away vs Harris @ 5:00                                                                                                                                                                       
  The WCHS football cheerleaders will be holding a cheer clinic on Saturday, September 29th from 9:00-1:30 for grades 1st-8th grade. Registration forms can be picked up from the sign in/sign out desk. The form contains the registration fee and important information about the event. This clinic is open to individuals and teams. For additional information, you may contact Stacey Elam at elams@warrenschools.com
                                                                                                              
CLUBS: 
DRAMA CLUB: Our next meeting will be on WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19 from 3:00 - 4:00 pm in the auditorium.  Pick up is at 4:00 pm in the 7th / 8th grade parking lot. 
VEX Robotics Club will be meeting Thursday 9/20 and Friday 9/21 from 3 to 4:30 each day in Mrs. Britton's Room. We will not be meeting on Wednesday. If you are unable to stay today please come by Mrs. Britton's room today to answer some important questions. 
STUDENT COUNCIL: If you were unable to make the meeting, make sure to pick up paperwork outside Mrs. Harmon’s room(207). All other members, please have your home base teacher put papers in my box. 
The HISTORY CLUB will meet on Monday, September 24th, from 3:00 to 3:30 in Mr. Hillis' room.  Also the application deadline will be extended to this Friday, September 21st, for anyone that would like to join.
PEP CLUB CARDS can be purchased thru Home Base for $2. They will also be for sale at the WCMS football Games. This will get students in to all the WCMS home games for $2
 

STUDENTS:
Breakfast Rotary Club would like to thank members of the Community & Middle School Interact Club for all of their help at the fair booth. Also, a big thanks to all the parents and sponsors. We couldn’t have done it without you!!!!! 

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING WINNERS OF SCHOOL ART AT THE A&l FAIR!!      1st place and Best of show Colton Myers, 1st place winners:  Marlee Sligert Baylee Connor, Isaac Jones, Elexia Byars, Jacien Willoughby, Dustin Walker, Jameson Morrison, Ashley Fernandez.  2nd place winners:  Hailey Haggard, Ila Adcock, Savannah Winfree, Meleny Hernandez, Milly Sparkes, Michael Brock, Dallas Shockley.  3rd place winners:  Emilia Montalvo, Jayden Aaron, Milly Sparkes, Layton Kirby-Sweeton, Baylee Connor, Emma Hillis, Tyauna Morton, 4th place winners:  Bekah Jackson, Alex Becerra, Tyauna Morton, Dixie Hillis, Ally Grizzle, Roberto Juarez-Campos, Faith Cotes, Henry Sherrill, Leela Beaty
         
         The cheerleaders will be collecting toys for Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Oncology floor for their September service project. 
         Please bring a toy, book, puzzle, card game, board game, etc to your homeroom teacher this week or next week Thank you!

 HOMELAND BANK WILL BE OPEN EVERY TUESDAY
We are collecting BOXTOPS for PE equipment. BRING IN YOUR BOXTOPS TO HOMEBASE OR THE MAIN OFFICE!! 
Once again, we are hosting music classes twice a week at the WCMS band room for 5th through 8th grade students after school on Tuesday and Thursdays. The first lessons will begin after fair week, September the 18th.

IMPORTANT DATES:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Monday- Friday, September 17th-21st- SPIRIT WEEK. Monday- Superhero Day, Tuesday- Red, White & Blue Day,  Wednesday- Decade Day/Mismatch Day, Thursday-   Twins/Camo Day, Friday- Sports Team Day              
Wednesday, September 19th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 20th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
Friday, September 21st- Fall Dance 6:30-9 Main Gym              BEARS TEAM to Park Theater 9AM 
Monday, September 24th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
 Tuesday, September 25th- Interact Auditorium 3-4     
Wednesday, September 26th- Drama Auditorium 3-4:30
Thursday, September 27th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5             WCEA Library 4-6      WCHS Winter Guard Auditorium 6-7
Monday, October 1st- Fuston Auditorium 3-5
          Wednesday, October 3rd- Drama Auditorium 3-5:00
Thursday, October 4th- Fuston Auditorium 3-5            Band Auditorium 6-7:30
Friday, October 5th-1st Quarter Ends                 
                                              
         LUNCH MENUS 
Monday-Sept 17              Tuesday-Sept 18           Wed. Sept 19                          Thursday- Sept 20                  Friday-Sept 21                                   
Chicken Sandwich            Roast Beef                    Meatball Stroganoff                Sausage Patty                         Chicken Fajita
  Meatloaf                           Mashed Potatoes        Corn                                            Egg & Cheese                         Refried Beans
Baked Beans                     Green Beans                 Baked Sweet Potato                Hash Browns                          Baked Potato                       
 Potato Smiles                     Roll                                Garlic Knot                                Green Beans                          Tomato Salsa                       
Yogurt Bag                           PBJ Bag                        Smoothie Bag                           Biscuit/Gravy (optional)          Fajita Trim
Roll                                                                                                                                  PBJ Bag                                   PBJ Bag                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                                  

                                                                            
                                                                               


 

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