Good Morning! Today is a White Day
PAWSitive Club: Will meet today after school with Mrs. Harder
6th Grade clay art needs to be picked up in front of Mrs. Goan's art room by Friday of this week.
Leadership Club: There has been a change in the date of our Annual Pot Luck. We will now be having it on Thursday, June 14th, same time, same place.
8th Grade Promotion Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 20, at 6:00 p.m. Letters are being sent home with 8th grade students and emailed home to parents. Honors assemblies for other grade levels are as follows: 5th Grade: June 19th @ 8:00 a.m.; 6th Grade: June 20th @ 8:00 a.m.; 7th Grade: June 19th @ 10:00 a.m.
Band News: We have two parades (music to be memorized): Memorial Day (May 28) and Together Days (June 2). All band students- please meet on Canal Street (off Longfellow Street, which is off New Gorham Road) at 9:30 am on Monday morning for the Memorial Day Parade! The band room will be open (Back door only) from 8:30-9:00 am for anyone who needs to pick up an instrument. 5th graders will be receiving T-shirt’s in band classes this week. Please wear your T-shirt, and shorts or pants depending on the weather and sneakers are a must! Be sure to have God Bless America memorized.
Please find attached the the Westbrook Summer Youth Activities for 2018. The attached brochures are in French, Arabic and English. English Version; French Version; Arabic Version
Media Use Permission forms were sent home with every student who does not have one on file with us. These forms allow our staff to take pictures of your students and use their names in print for various different recognition purposes and videos. Any student who does NOT have one of these signed permission forms on file will not be allowed to have his or her picture included in any end of the year celebration videos. This includes the 8th grade Promotion video that is shown in the auditorium the night of the promotion ceremony. These videos are uploaded to our social media and are made public for our parents to enjoy. If you are not sure if you have signed one of these forms for your child you may click on the attachment, print, sign it and have your child return it to school. These forms need to be received by the office no later than May 25th. Media Use Permission Form
Attention all 8th grade students: The high school marching band and color guard sign ups have begun! Please see Mrs. Smith if you would like to take a look at our calendar of rehearsals and performances. Contracts will be due by the end of the school year if you would like a spot in the show.
Northern Stars: Rose Le, Conner Girard, Hafsa Shuto, Joana Massanga, Dalila Dow, Faith Difazio, Adyson Peters, Derek Beck, Saad Alsharkh, Aliana Steele, Jillian Thuotte, Aubrey Blake. And the winner of this week’s drawing is: Faith DiFazio. Congratulations to all!
Laptop News: If you were not able to attend the MLTI meeting and you are a parent of a 7th grade student who has not attended aprevious meeting, a video has been posted on the WMS website (westbrookschools.org) that you will be required to watch. After watching the video, please call the main office at 854-0830 to speak with Principal Wood regarding the video.
Dodgeball: Will meet today after school with Ms. Mawhinney
B & G LAX home today vs. Massabesic- Boys game starts @ 3:30
7 & 8 baseball 2:45-4:15
All 8th grade field hockey players interested in playing field hockey in high school should meet Ms. Hendrix before school at 7:30 in the health classroom. If you can not meet before school, please stop into the health room at your earliest convenience.
Students who will be in grades 6-8 NEXT school year and are interested in playing a sport in the fall should check their emails for an electronic sign-up form. Please be sure to look at what grades can participate in each sport before you click on your choice. Reminder that all students must have the required paperwork and proof of a physical BEFORE they will be allowed to participate in any sport. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Foye. Athletic Participation Forms are available in the main office.
The 8th grade boys’ baseball team lost to a very talented Scarborough Middle School team on Tuesday evening, 15-6. Westbrook jumped out to an early lead in this one led offensively by Reid Garber, Garren Post, Bronson Damon, Alec Hodgkins and Chris Pullman. Bronson Damon, Alec Hodgkins and Zack Davis pitched admirably in the effort. Westbrook now sits at 5-2 with their final two games at home, Tuesday and Thursday of next week.
The 7th grade baseball team broke open a close game at home on Tuesday with a 10 run fifth inning, leading to a 11-1 victory against Scarborough Tuesday. Pitching a great game for Westbrook was Quincy Seavey, with Alex Bean working a perfect inning to finish up. Getting hits for the Falcons were: Carson Dow, Aidan Pecoraro, Carter Dow, Ben Eugley, Ryan Stone, Dominic Brunner, and Steven White. The Boys have a 5-1 record, and their next game is against the only team to beat them up to this point, Bonny Eagle, on Friday.
Good luck boys!
Girls’ lacrosse was defeated by the Biddeford tigers with a score of 7 to 5. Everyone played hard with determination and sportsmanship. Goals were scored by Morgan Shibles, Morgan Pednault, Lily Ranco and Natalie LaBrie. Great job ladies!
Westbrook Boys’ Lacrosse lost to Biddeford by the score of 17-1. Luke Morrison and Tristan Rost showed a lot of hustle and tried to get the energy up for Westbrook.
If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Foye at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please click here for Westbrook Middle School Athletic Participation Form. For information regarding sites for sport activities for the year: https://sites.google.com/site/smmsacathletics/facilities.