Good Morning! Today is a Blue Day
6th Grade clay art needs to be picked up in front of Mrs. Goan's art room by the end of the day.
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: Abdirahman Hassan Jama, Mohamed Ahmed, Rileah Daly, Arianna Bainter-Clark, Mathew Connelly, Izabel Wing, Anthony Duch, Alexis Mangal, Joana Massanga. And the winner of this week’s drawing is: Joana Massanga. Congratulations to all our Northern Stars!!
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.
Wiffleball: Will meet today after school with Ms. Mawhinney
7th grade BB/SB on the road at BE @ 3:30 p.m. Bus leaves at 2:45 p.m. and players should be dismissed with 1st floor bus students.
8th grade baseball practice 2:45-4:15 p.m.
Boys’ LAX 2:45-4:15 p.m.
Girls’ lacrosse – no practice
Track 3-4:30 p.m.
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.
WMS Girls’ Lacrosse fought a tough battle against Massabesic but ended up with the loss. Sophia Schildroth has an outstanding game in the goals with 13 saves. The girls all worked effectively as a team moving the ball up and down the field. Great job everyone and we will be playing our last home game on Thursday, May 31st.
Westbrook Boys’ Lacrosse got a win against Massabesic yesterday by the score 16-4. A lot of Westbrook boys were in the scoring column tonight. Kolbyn Dunphe, Jason Shackley, Issac White, Julian Foster, Luke Morrison, Logan Orr, and Logan Wiley
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.