Notice to Parents

Basic school funding depends on the free & reduced forms that the parents are asked to fill out. Whether the student does or does not eat in the cafeteria, it is very important to the Winston County School System that the forms are completed. Forms may be picked up in the school office or printed here. More information about the school lunch program can be found in the child nutrition section.

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Schools are closed Monday, September 1, 2014 for Labor Day.
Schools are closed for students on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. This will be an In-Service day for teachers.
Monday, October 20th will be Parent/Teacher Conference Day.

Grandparents Day

Sunday, September 7th is National Grandparents Day. In honor of this special day, we are inviting all Grandparents to eat lunch with your grandchildren on Thursday, Sept 4th at WCHS/DSMS and Friday, Sept.  5th at Addison, Lynn, Meek. Check the local school menu for any changes.
(Adult) $4.75/ $ .25 Tea    (Child) $3.00/ $ .25 Tea
DSES will have the event on two different dates with times scheduled for each grade (see schedule).


Friday, September 5th Lynn plays Hubbertville at Lynn
Friday, September 5th WCHS plays Hanceville Away
Friday, September 5th Meek plays Berry Away
Friday, September 5th Addison plays Tanner at Addison

Job Postings

Use the Human Resources link, in the left column, to search for job openings, learn about our application process, and to apply for a job.

Board Meeting

The Winston County Board of Education will meet in regular session Thursday, September 9, 2014 at 8:30 a.m.

Accountability Reporting

Student Achievement Reports are available from the Alabama State Department of Education's Accountability Reporting System.


PayPAMS was designed to provide parents with a safe and convenient way to prepay for student's meals online. Parents can set up automatic payment plans, view balances and account history, and receive automated notification on balance status.


The Winston County Schools report for the yearly update on the asbestos management program.

Public Notice

It is the official policy of the Winston County School System that no person in the system shall, on the grounds of race, color, disability, sex, religion, creed, national origin, or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment. The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Sara Ritter , 504 Coordinator, P.O. Box 9, Double Springs, AL 35553, 205-489-5018.

Winston County Schools Purpose

The purpose of the Winston County Schools is to create excellence in providing youth with the encouragement, peer networks, and leadership skills necessary for them to make meaningful contributions to their communities and begin a life-long journey of leadership and service in the 21st century.

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