Good Morning! Today is a White Day!
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Spring Parent/Teacher Conferences: Our spring conferences are scheduled for Thursday, April 4th from 11 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., and again on Thursday, April 25th, from 3:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m. Our teachers primarily use spring conferences as a way to connect with families of students that they feel would benefit from a conference at this time of year. Letters were mailed home to priority students at the beginning of March. If you did not receive a letter, but would still like to meet with your child's team of teachers, please click here to schedule your child's conference.
emPowerME Assessment Testing: 7th grade starts today. Please make sure your student gets plenty of rest and a healthy breakfast to prepare for testing.
Drama Club: Will meet today after school in the PAC. There is no Drama Club this Thursday because of Parent/Teacher conferences.
7th Grade Math Team: Will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. with Mrs. Urban
All 8th Grade students who participated in Student Council, please report to C125 directly after announcements Wednesday morning for your yearbook picture.
6th Grade Honors Band: Please meet in the hallway outside C125 on Thursday morning directly after announcements for your yearbook picture.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters: Will meet tomorrow after school in the library
Builders Club members please see email from Mrs Boucher about important upcoming dates.
Builders Club is sponsoring a Food Drive to support the Falcon’s Nest on April 4th. Donations can be dropped off in Mrs Boucher’s room and boxes will be set up in lobby during Parent/Teacher Conferences.
MineCraft: The next Learn to Mod in MineCraft Club will start after April vacation on Friday, April 26th. Students who are interested may stop by the office or Mr. Moulen’s room for a flier and permission form.
Leadership Club: Will meet on Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m.
Student Council Penny Drive: Hey everyone!! It's that time of year for the Penny Drive! March 18th- April 5th If you are new to the school, the Penny Drive is a 3 week fundraiser where homerooms collect money that will go to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society to help children and adults with blood cancers. It's called a "Penny" drive but kids are encouraged to bring any type of change or cash in to donate. The homeroom that donates the most money in the school will receive a special lunch brought to us by Olive Garden! It's always awesome!
Lincoln Peirce, author of Big Nate, is speaking to WMS today! All 5th-8th grade students will be attending this awesome event! Mr. Peirce (pronounced “purse”) will be signing books at the end of his talk. One book per student, please.
Yearbook Sales: Please click here - Yearbook Flyer - for more information. Deadline is approaching on Monday, April 22nd. Don't wait until its too late!!
Band and Chorus Info:
Band and Chorus Students if you are in need of concert clothes for upcoming concerts, Please see Mrs Boucher in room 208. She may be able to assist.
5th Grade Band: Beginning the week of 3/25, band students will have sectionals, instead of full band, on the following days: Trombone/Flute (MONDAY); Clarinet/Saxophone (WEDNESDAY); Trumpet/Percussion (FRIDAY) **Please maintain your music class day for the rest of the year! Beckwith/Larose (MONDAYS), Fortin/Mawhinney (TUESDAYS), Bradbury/Freund (THURSDAYS), Pecoraro/Trace (FRIDAYS
Attention 7th and 8th grade Band Students: The concert band festival schedule has been set!
8th Grade: The 8th Grade Concert Band will be attending the MBDA Concert Band Festival at Scarborough High School on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3rd. The performance time is 1:30 p.m. and doors will be closed to the performance area 5 minutes before the performance time.
7th Grade: The 7th Grade Concert Band will be performing on THURSDAY, APRIL 4th. The performance time is 12:00 p.m. and doors will closed 5 minutes before performance time. Performance to this festival is a required part of the class. Please be on the lookout for some more important details in an email from Mrs. Smith.
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