Good Morning! Today is a White Day
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Yearbook sales are closed for this year. IF LifeTouch sends extra books we will announce a raffle after all ordered yearbooks are handed out at the very end of the year.
Today is A.C.E.S. Day! ACES stands for All Children Exercising Simultaneously, and it's a day where people around the world stop what they are doing and exercise at the same time. The purpose it to increase the awareness of the importance of physical activity and the reduction of obesity. This year to celebrate ACES day all students and staff will be participating in a school-wide walk around the school from 9:30-9:55. Please dress appropriately with sneakers and warm clothing.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters: Will meet tomorrow after school
Builder's Club will be going to Stroudwater Lodge for Game Club. Meet in Mrs Boucher’s room during PM HR. Builder’s Club will also meet tomorrow after school.
Drama Club: Will meet tomorrow after school in the PAC.
8th Grade Math Team: Will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. with Mrs. Urban
Leadership Club: Will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. with Mr. Moulen
Dodge Ball: Will meet tomorrow after school from 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Please get the afterschool snack and then meet in Ms. Mawhinney’s room (121).
Trivia Night: Attention 5th and 6th graders. This Friday night, you are invited to a night of trivia. Create a team of 2-4 people and compete for Aroma Joe’s gift cards. Details and a team sign-up has been sent to your email.
GT ART: GT Art students, if you did NOT submit your sketchbooks to Ms. Somerville last week, please bring them to the main office by tomorrow. She will return them to you next GT workshop.
Kaleidoscope Club: On Tuesday, May 7, Kaleidoscope Club will be hosting a Day of Silence in respect for members of the LGBTQ+ community who were and are not able represent themselves as they truly are and also to illustrate the silencing effect of bullying and harassment on LGBTQ+ students and those perceived to be LGBTQ+. If you would like to join Kaleidoscope Club to take the pledge of silence, please meet us in the Third Floor Common Area next Tuesday directly after morning announcements.
Band and Chorus Info:
5th grade full band is coming up!! Please have your instruments here at school on Monday 4/30, Monday 5/6, and Monday 5/13.
The All City Band concert will be held on Tuesday, May 14th at the Westbrook High School gymnasium. Start time is 7 p.m. and students need to report at 6:45 p.m., drop off cases in the auditorium and then head to the gymnasium with instruments and music only.
All City Chorus Concert will be held on Monday, May 13th, at 7:00 p.m. in the PAC. Students arrival time TBA
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.
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