Good Morning!! Today is a White Day ~ Early Release ~ 1:30 p.m.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program begins today after school. Students in this program should report to the library directly after school.
Leadership Club: Will meet tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. in Mr. Moulen’s room. Members who are not attending the Thursday morning meeting should see Mrs. Dugas or check their email concerning the Friday evening activity.
Student Council: Any student interested in joining Student Council - please meet after school tomorrow in Ms. Kling’s room , Room 314. If you can not attend the meeting please see Ms. Kling and she will schedule another time to meet.
Drama: The first rehearsal is tomorrow after school from 3 – 4. Late bus is available.
PAWSitive Club: The fall session of PAWSitive club will meet this Friday after school in Ms. Nash's room (C203). Check the first floor commons to see what session you are in. All sessions are full.
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 this Friday, October 4th.
Attention 5th grade Mathletes! There will be an informational meeting on Monday, October 7th, 2:45-4:00 in Mrs. Bradbury’s room, C114. If you cannot make the informational meeting but are interested to find out what we are about, please see Mrs. Bradbury for more information.
Attention 6th through 8th grade Mathletes! Math Team Practices start next week. 7th Graders will meet on Tuesdays before school, 8th graders will meet on Wednesdays before school, and 6th graders will meet on Thursdays before school. We start at 7:00 a.m. For any 6th, 7th, or 8th grader who cannot make the before school math team meetings, we will have one afternoon meeting each week on Tuesdays starting 10/8/19. We will end in time for the late bus. Please see Ms. Urban in C205 with any questions or concerns about 6th thru 8th grade math team.
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!!!
Band News: THANK YOU to all the middle school students and parents who helped to support the Westbrook High School Marching Band show last Saturday!! Our music boosters sincerely appreciate all you do to support the music program and it makes a huge difference to all grade levels of students in music. More events to come this year!
WMS Band and Chorus Concert Dates (dress code is white tops and black bottoms):
Grades 7 and 8 Winter Concert: Monday, December 9th at 7 p.m.
Grade 6 Winter Concert: Tuesday, December 10th at 7 p.m.
Grade 5 Winter Concert: Monday, December 16th at 7 p.m.
HONORS BAND GRADES 7 & 8- please sign up for an audition spot on Mrs. Smith’s door by Thursday, October 10th. If you need help with your audition, please come to the band room at 7:20 a.m. any morning!
Field Hockey: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
Cross Country: Home meet vs BE, Falmouth and FSP @ 3:30 p.m.
Girls’ Soccer: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
8th Grade Boy’s Soccer: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
6/7 Boys Soccer: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.
Athletes will have to go to the caf. to wait for their coaches. Please note that there is no late bus today so you will need to provide your own ride home if you stay for practice.
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
October 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.