Good Morning!! Today is a Blue Day.
Library News: 5th and 6th Graders will be meeting author Jennifer Nielsen on Monday during Flex! Autographed copies of her books are available for purchase (check the library or Google Classroom).
Leadership Club: Will meet on Monday after school in Mr. Moulen’s room.
Kaleidoscope Club will meet on Tuesday after school in Mr. Allshouse’s room. New members are always welcome!
Yankee Candle Fundraiser: The PTO sponsored Yankee Candle Fundraiser has begun. Please note that the deadline is incorrect on the flyers. The fundraiser due date is October 4th.
WMS Yearbooks: are now on sale. Please order online from LifeTouch using code: 11037520. Soft cover yearbooks cost $18. You can choose a hardcover upgrade for an additional $6. Adding your name on the front will cost an additional $5. Click here for Yearbook Flyer
Falcon's Nest: Falcon's Nest is up and running for the second year!! The Falcon's Nest is able to offer snacks/ food, clothing, shoes, school supplies and toiletries to students. Community support is appreciated to keep the shelves full. Snacks (no nut items), school supplies and toiletries are welcomed anytime and can be dropped off in the main office. For clothing donations, our space is limited and needs vary from season to season, please contact Amie Boucher at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to clothing donations. Thank You!!!
Westbrook High School Marching Band Home Show- HELP NEEDED Please read and consider helping us out. We are less than two weeks away from the Marching Band Home Show and are still in need of volunteers and donations. Please see below for the list of needed items.Donations: 8 Stouffer’s Mac & Cheese Family Size (BJs or Sam’s Club – BJs currently has a coupon) 7 Big Boxes of Full Size Candy (BJs or Sam’s Club) 7 Cases of Iced Tea 7 Cases of Gatorade 12 Baked Goods (by the dozen) Borrowed Items:Folding Tables Volunteers:Concessions (4 – 8ish) Parking (3 – 7ish) THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! For your consideration and help so far. The Boosters, Staff and Students appreciate everything that our community does. Kim Fickett Kfickett1@gmail.com www.westbrookmusicboosters.org
Band announcement **NEW** (Grades 5-8): SmartMusic enroll codes have been emailed to you. Please follow the directions to set up your account. Every student will need to set one up, using this new procedure (it is different than SmartMusic last year). You will need to choose one email address per account (grade 5 students- do not use school email accounts.) Please pass in your $8 cash or check made out to Westbrook Music Boosters, or send in a note if you need financial assistance.
5th Grade Band UPDATE: Here is the schedule for this week and for the school year when students will need instruments. (**If you requested an instrument in the spring due to financial need, please see Mr. Rich or Mrs. Smith when you arrive.)
MONDAY: All grade 5 percussion (please bring only your stick bag with a pair of mallets and drum sticks) and flute players will need their instruments, and anyone in Mrs. Beckwith or Ms. Larose’s classes.
TUESDAY: Anyone in Mrs. Lowell or Miss Raymond’s classes
WEDNESDAY: All grade 5 clarinet and saxophone players will need their instruments, and anyone in Mrs. Bradbury or Mrs. Freund’s classes.
THURSDAY: Anyone in Ms. James or Mr. Pecoraro’s classes
FRIDAY: All grade 5 trumpet and trombone players as well as any student in Ms. Trace’s class.
Please email Mrs. Smith (email@example.com) if you have any questions and mark your calendars accordingly so that students are prepared for class! See you tomorrow morning!
5th Grade Band Letter for Parents: Click here for a letter from our band teacher, Mrs. Smith.
6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Band Letter: Click here for your letter
Field Hockey: Away game vs. So. Portland @ 8th grade only @ 3:45 p.m. 6/7th grade practice 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
Cross Country: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
Girls' Soccer: 6/7 grade 2:45-4:00; 8th grade- NO PRACTICE. HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND!
Boy’s soccer: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
Planned Absence Form: Students that are traveling for 3 or more days outside school vacation times need to fill out a Planned Absence form. This gives teachers, the attendance secretary and administrators notice that that child will be away and also let them know about how they will make up work. Please click here for a form.
Interpreter Services: Please see the attached letter regarding interpreter services. Language Services
August/September Menus: Lunch Menu; Breakfast Menu
School Calendar: Please keep a copy of this year's school calendar handy for important dates, vacation times, etc, for the coming school year.
WMS 2019~2020 School Calendar
WMS Student/Parent Handbook: Click here for our middle school student/parent handbook.
AA Student/Parent Handbook: Click here for for the Westbrook School Department Affirmative Action Student and Parent Handbook
Late Bus: Late bus is available to students Mon-Tues-Thurs & Friday and leaves WMS at approximately 4:05. Students have to have a late bus pass from a staff member, or coach to ride the late bus.
Bus Routes: Click here for this year's bus schedules.