Good Morning! Today is Tuesday, January 28, 2020. It is a White Day
Geography Bee: We are proud to announce the finalists for the Westbrook Middle School Geography Bee: Ezra Burke, Nathan Edwards, Grace Taylor, Samuel Stanhope, Liam Backman, Finn Graffam, Tyler Worcester, Gavin Tanner, Ezra Crabtree, Maddie Reed, and Graça Bila will be competing in the school Championship Geography Bee to be held this Thursday during period 3 in the PAC. Please offer these finalists your congratulations and best wishes.
Jazz Band: Will meet this afternoon with Mrs. Smith.
Drama Club: There is a mandatory rehearsal today after school until 4pm. Wednesday all drama students are to stay after school for dress rehearsal. Dinner will be provided. The show is at 6:30, doors open at 6:00. The name of the play is “Brief Interview with Internet Cats”
7th and 8th Grade Math Team Practice: Tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m. in Mrs. Urban’s room.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters: Will meet tomorrow after school in the library.
Leadership Club: Will meet on Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m. with Mr. Moulen. There is also an Ireland traveler meeting this Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m. in Mr. Moulen. Please bring your passport if you have it.
6th Grade Honors Band will have their yearbook picture taken Thursday (1/30/2020) morning directly after announcements outside room C125 (Ms. Beckwith’s room).
6th Grade Math Team Practice: Thursday after school until 4:00 p.m. in Mrs. Urban’s room
Yearbook Club will meet Thursday (1/30) after school in Ms. Beckwith’s room. Come help design the WMS yearbook or take pictures.
PAWSitive Club: Will meet on Friday after school with Ms. Nash.
If your child is in need of winter clothing such as boots, jackets, snow pants, hats or gloves be sure to stop by Mrs Boucher’s room and the Falcon’s Nest!!
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. Flyers have been sent home electronically, but if you want a paper copy, please come down to the office to pick one up.
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 administrator’s 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 and give it to your student if they inform you that they will be traveling. Thank you!
Winter Sport News:
Please check the Athletics and Activities tab for sport's information!
Volleyball: Any girl interested in playing volleyball please read the following information! Maine Juniors Volleyball will be hosting a clinic over February vacation. Any and all skill levels are invited! Click this link for more info - https://mainejuniors.org/febclinics2020/
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.
January Menus: Breakfast Menu; Lunch 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.