Walter J. Baird Middle School Home



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

Fall Pictures

School Pictures

Fall individual pictures will take place on Monday, September 25th during the school day.

Fall Sports team pictures will occur immediately after school.

WJB/WB Tennis Team Tryouts

October 19th
Probable Tryout Time: 4-5:30
Probable Location: Lebanon High School Tennis Courts
Location and Times will be announced soon.

Upcoming Events at WJB: September - October

Check out the attached pdf on this link to discover upcoming events at WJB. Most events are included, so check this website often to see if any additional events have been added.

True Blue Day: September 29th

Collection Dates for True Blue Day are as follows:
September 19th & 26th

Help Support WJB with our only fundraiser.

Our Mission

The commitment to excellence in teaching and learning inspires and empowers all children, equipping them with the tools they will need to be successful in a globally changing world.

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)
Check us out on Instagram: