This department is relied upon to facilitate improvements in the social studies curriculums and to reflect advances in technology, knowledge, and research as applied to the real world setting. Moreover, it is incumbent upon our department to undertake challenges that will adhere to the appropriate analysis of the goals, objectives, andmission of S.P. Waltrip High School. All students at WHS are expected to complete aresearch project each semester. All P.A.P students compete in Nation History Fair in the fall. Our students excel at this task and represent the school at the state competitionevery spring.