Friday, October 25, 2019 ~ Announcements
Good Morning!! Today is a White Day
Leadership Club: Will meet on Monday after school with Mr. Moulen
Kaleidoscope Club: Will meet on Monday after school in Mr. Allshouse’s room.
6th-8th Grade Band students who are interested in jazz ensemble can sign up for an audition time on Mrs. Smith’s door and she will get your music to you!
5th grade Math team: Will meet on Tuesday, October 29th from 2:45-3:45. Make sure you have turned in your permission slip or you will not be able to stay!
Spirit Week: Spirit Week, sponsored by our Student Council, will start next Monday with pajama day; Tuesday: Twin Day; Wednesday: Dress as a teacher/student day; Thursday: Wear your costume day (remember no mask or really scary costumes please); Friday: School pride day
The PTSO is sponsoring a Halloween Dance on Friday, November 1st. Dance is from 6-8:00 p.m. Cost for the dance is $5.00. Concessions will be available. There will also be a costume contest. Come if you dare!! And Leadership Club members, be on the hunt for our chaperones!
7th and 8th Grade Honors Band and Honors Chorus auditions are NEXT WEDNESDAY, Oct. 30th after school! We need parent help with the concession stand and we need lots of donations! Please contact Kim Fickett at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can donate Stouffer’s Mac and Cheese, baked goods, chips, water, or fruit for this event. If your child is auditioning and needs some extra help, both Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Andrade are offering many help sessions. Mrs. Smith will be available every morning and Mrs. Andrade will have some after school times available. Students who are auditioning need to dress up for their audition, please!
Our Scholastic Book Fair: Check our our Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair! There is SNOW much to read! Join us November 6-14th. New this year is eWallet which offers an easy, cash-free opportunity for your child to shop. Thanks in advance for your support! (http://gg.gg/WMSBookFair1); WMS Book Fair
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.
Field Hockey: Practice 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Next game will be Monday, October 28th @ Gorham.
Cross Country: Cross Country will have their final meet of the season today. They will be dismissed today at 1:40. If you see a runner today please wish them luck!
Soccer: has completed their season so there is no practice.
Sport pictures have been rescheduled for Friday, November 1st. Athletes should make sure they bring their full uniforms.
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 email@example.com prior to clothing donations. Thank You!!!
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.
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
Interpreter Services: Please see the attached letter regarding interpreter services. Language Services
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.