Western Branch Middle School Western Branch Middle School girls’ track team won at the CPS 2018 track championship on May 14th . The ladies 4 x 200 relay team (Amya Bouldin, Denee Cooper, Llyric Driscoll, and Sheyenne Nichols) not only broke the city record but the 4 x 400 meter relay team (Allison Clark, Denee Cooper, Sheyenne Nichols, and Nia Wiggins) broke the city record as well. “Congratulations to all Bruins for Western Branch Middle officially being designated as a National School to Watch. A Resolution of Recognition was made to the Virginia Board of Education on March 22, 2018, recognizing WBM with this prestigious honor. Way to go, Bruins!”

SOL Testing Schedule

Monday, May 21 – Civics Friday, May 25, Science 8
Tuesday, May 22 – Reading 8  Wednesday, May 30 – Math 6, Honors Math 6, Pre-Algebra
Wednesday, May 23 – Reading 7  Thursday, May 31 – Math 7, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1
Thursday, May 24 – Reading 6 Friday, June 1 – Math 8, Algebra 1, Geometry


Box Tops Competition due on June 8th. Ocean Breeze Waterpark passes, a $50 Target gift card and a Cinema Café movie prize pack.  Congratulations to Western Branch Middle designated as a 2017-2018 National School to Watch Academic Excellence, Developmental Responsiveness, Social Equity, and Organizational Support and Processes

Congratulations to WBMS SCA on receiving Virginia Student Councils Achievement Award for 2017-2018



WBMS Teacher of the Year for 2017-18

Congratulations Ms. Evans – Teacher of the Year!

What students love about WBMS list

What Students Love about WBMS!

Don't miss out on the memories Yearbook

WBMS spectacular Yearbook is now on sale!

VADOE Excellence in Co-Teaching Welcome Brochure

VDOE Excellence in Co-Teaching Welcome Brochure


The team consisted of Katie Johnson, Logan Emler, and Spencer Emler.The Western Branch Technology Student Association (TSA) team competed this past weekend at the state TSA competition (Technosphere). They competed in the System Control Technology competition (lego robotics).  They finished 1st in Regionals and 4th overall in the state. The team consisted of Katie Johnson, Logan Emler, and Spencer Emler. They represented Western Branch very well.  Congratulations, to our TSA team!

Picture of Western Branch Middle Bruin Ambassador - Ms. Shay DuncanCongratulations to Ms. Shay Duncan on receiving the Bruin Ambassador award. This award is presented each nine weeks to a teacher who portrays positive relationships among students, faculty, and parents – in addition to spending time after school participating in extracurricular activities.  Choosing a recipient is always a difficult task with so many qualified WBM teachers. Join us in congratulating Ms. Shay Duncan!

We’ve had a busy year here at WBM, and
we still have more fun for our students and more ways for them 
to be recognized at WBM this year!  Explore the many fun events we have planned through our link!


Most Valuable Bruins:  Maggie Gahagan	Aaliya McClellan,Railyn BriggsWay to go Bruins!  We are very proud of your accomplishments.  Continue to show kindness, respect, and staying prepared for class.  That’s the Bruin Way!

Chesapeake Public Schools (CPS) has been humbled by the  outpouring of support received since the tragedy in Parkland, Florida, on February 14, 2018. Many parents and community members have contacted us to ask how they can help support our safety and security measures through monetary donations. In response, CPS has developed two ways you can help:  Use our link to learn more.  


Please read our letter from the Regional Superintendents to all parents and community members regarding concerns related to recent events.

SCA Student Leadership Conference at WBMS Dr. Whitley, principal of WBHS, and WBM’s principal, Dr. Khoshaba, facilitated the training. SCA students learned effective and responsible leadership skills.WBM’s SCA Student Conference taught middle school SCA officers and members effective and responsible leadership skills.  Dr. Whitley, principal of WBHS, and Dr. Khoshaba, WBM’s principal, co-facilitated the training.