Our Fall Parent/Teacher Conferences are coming right up. Please follow this link to read instructions: Conference letter - Click here to schedule your child's conference: Fall Parent/Teacher Conferences
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In honor of breast cancer awareness month, our staff members will be wearing pink on Wednesdays to show their support for our teachers and our family members who had been affected by breast cancer. Also on Wednesdays, teachers and other staff will be wearing jeans and donating money in support of breast cancer research.
Sports News: From now on, all sports and activities announcements, including game schedules and cancellations, can be found on our new Athletic & Activities tab on our WMS website. Go to the home page of our web site and click that tab for all sports information.
Activity Sign Ups have begun for Bowling Club which will begin this Friday, and X-Club which will begin on Monday, Nov. 5th. Permission slips will be available in the main office. Bowling Club is limited to 25 and is only open to 5th & 6th grade students and it fills up fast so get your permission slips signed early!!
Spirit Week Continues: starts Today! : Today - Twin/Triplet Day; Wednesday - Costume Day; Thursday - Decades Day; Friday - School spirit day: Blue and White
Gifted and Talented Open House is tonight!: Click here for more information.
Halloween Door Decorating Sponsored by our Student Council: It's door decorating time! This year we have come up with a different "setting" for each floor. Feel free to take your spin on that setting any way you want: 1st floor- haunted carnival; 2nd floor- haunted forest; 3rd floor- haunted house. There will be a winner chosen for each floor! The doors need to be done today! If you have any questions- please reach out to Kristin Drottar or Sarah Boynton. Thank you!!!
JAZZ BAND Audition music is available in the band room! Jazz Band is open to all band students in grades 6-8. Please take music and sign up for an audition time with Mrs. Smith. Auditions will be after school on Monday, or Tuesday, your choice.
Drama: Drama club will be meeting today and Thursday from 3 to 4 pm in the PAC. Please wait in the cafeteria for the directors.
Leadership Club: Will meet Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m. in Mr. Moulen's room and also on Thursday evening, Nov. 1st, at 6:00 p.m. for parents and students.
7th Grade Math Team: Will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. in Ms. Urban's room.
Fuel Up to Play 60 is hosting a dodgeball game this Thursday after school until 4:00. Students must be signed up for the program online in order to attend. All staff are also invited to come and play or watch! Please wear sneakers.and your Fuel Up shirts if you have one. Plan to take the late bus home or arrange for a ride at 4:00.
Civil Rights Club: Seventh and Eighth graders : The civil rights club will meet on Thursday after school. For the first meeting, please Meet Mr. Ingram in the resource room which is upstairs in the sixth grade hall.
PAWSitive Club: Will meet this Thursday after school in Ms. Trace’s room.
Builders Club will meet this Thursday at 2:45 in Room 208. Starting November 1st through November 6th Builders club will be collecting Halloween candy to donate to Veterans, Troops and First Responders through Operation Gratitude. Collection buckets will be located in the main office and Mrs Boucher's room, 208. Thank you.
Halloween Dance: There will be a Halloween Dance sponsored by The WMS PTO on Friday, November 2nd, for Westbrook Middle School 6th-8th graders only. The dance will run from 6 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cost will be $5.00, $4.00 for Falcon card holders. There will be a costume contest, so remember not to pack your costume away after Halloween!
Book Fair: The Book Fair is running from November 8-16th in the library, and November 8-20th online. We'll be open 7:45am - 2:45pm each day, and until 6pm on Parent Conferences (November 8). Please use this link to order on line: Scholastic Book Fair
Ongoing Band News: Please click for the following for more band information: Band Parent Letter
MLTI Laptop Video: For those parents who were not able to attend the laptop meeting, please click on the parent resource tab on our home page and click on WMS Laptop Meeting Video. After watching the video, please call us so that you can check in with Principal Wood regarding the video.
Check the following flyer to learn about the Hannaford Helps program at our local grocery store: Hannaford Helps Flyer. Also click this link for a video explaining the program. Click here