Good Morning! Today is a White Day
PAWSitive Club will meet today after school. Don’t forget to bring your permission slip if you are planning on walking in the Westbrook Together Days parade on Saturday. If you need a copy, you can get one in the main office. For more information, see Mrs. Harder.
Attention 7th grade art students: your masks need to be picked up by tomorrow. They are in front of Mrs. Goan’s art room.
Attention band students! Our next parade is this coming Saturday! The Together Days Parade starts on Lincoln Street near the Dana Warp Mill and ends at Riverbank Park. Please meet at 9:30 to line up. If you need to pick up an instrument, the band room will be open from 8:45 to 9 am only. You can wear your WMS band T-shirt, or represent another team who is marching and play in the band with their shirt!
Wind Ensemble Students: Will be on a field trip tomorrow to attend the Wind Ensemble Concert at Loranger School in Old Orchard Beach.
Kindness Spirit Week: Monday, June 4th thru Friday, June 8th is Kindness Spirit Week. Every day we should be kind to our classmates, our teachers, our families, friends, etc. This week is a time to really focus on that! Each day we will have a different theme of kindness. Please participate! The grade with the most participation will win points toward the Falcon Frenzy! Kindness Spirit Week
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.
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.
Dodgeball: Will meet today after school with Ms. Mawhinney
8th grade BB/SB home today vs SP. Those games will be played on the varsity fields at Westbrook High School starting @ 4:00.
7th grade baseball home today vs. Kennebunk @ 3:30
B & G LAX Home today vs. Noble @ 3:30
Track on the road at Fitzpatrick Stadium @ 4:00 vs. Moore & King. Bus leaves at 2:45 so athletes should be dismissed with 1st floor bus students.
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.
On Tuesday the girls played Gorham. The score ended up being12-6. Getting off to a rough start, the girls battled back for the rest of the game. Grace Wallace had a phenomenal game, hitting a home run and two triples. She also pitched a great game too. Jayde Young also had a great game with two singles and some good defense. The girls come back today to play South Portland at the High School at 4 pm! Come out and support the girls!
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.