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2023 Wilson County Champions


Welcome to Walter J. Baird Middle School where learning comes first! Our strengths lie in our professional, highly qualified, caring teachers and our diversity. As a faculty we have 650 plus years of experience in education working with young people. Our goal is to help all students be successful academically, socially, and in all facets of life. A plethora of activities, in addition to TN standards based academics, are available for students to discover their talents.
We offer a variety of sports including football, wrestling, volleyball, soccer, golf, basketball, cheerleading, dance team, softball, and baseball. Other activities include band, choir, Extend, Beta Club, Art Club, Student Outreach and Resilience (S.O.A.R.), The Rise Up Club, Pizza with the Principal, Drama, Student Government, FCA and Invention Convention.

School News

Snow Ball Dance

Location: Walter J Baird Cafeteria
Monday, December 18th
6pm - 7:30pm
Semi formal attire or Holiday attire
Open to all WJB students

$5 Admission: Must be purchased at school prior to the event.
Tickets go on sale starting December 11th.
Parapro of the Year

WJB Parapro of the Year: Bob Lea

Congratulations goes to Bob Lea for being honored as WJB's Parapro of the Year. Mr. Lea can be found assisting students with chromebook issues or assisting the admin team with monitoring discipline concerns throughout the day. You may also hear him at one of our many sports events as the public address announcer.

Celebrating Success

Be Ready:  143
During the First Nine Weeks 143 of our Junior Blue Devils achieved Perfect Attendance! 
Display Respect:  610
Six hundred and ten of WJB Students received no office referral the first grading period! 
Practice Responsibility:  244
Two hundred and forty-four students completed & submitted every assignment given to them this nine-weeks on time! 
Fall Sports Celebrations also included.

Upcoming Events

WJB Social Media

Check out our X/Twitter accounts:
@Walterjbaird (Main WJB site)
@WJBbluedevils (Info about WJB sports)
@WJBBeta (WJB's State and National award winning BETA Club)
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