Thursday, January 30, 2020 ~ Announcements
Good Morning! Today is Thursday, January 30, 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.
Drama Club: Mrs Fickett and Miss Tuck would like to say congratulations to the Drama Club on a wonderful performance of Brief Interviews with Internet Cats. We are very proud of your hard work and it showed. Congratulations!
7th & 8th Grade Honors Chorus: You will have your first practice today after school from 2:45-3:30. Please check your email from Mrs. Andrade and begin working on your first piece “I See Colors” before practice today.
Robotics Club: Will meet today after school with Mr. Moulen.
6th Grade Math Team Practice: Will meet today after school until 4:00 p.m. in Mrs. Urban’s room.
Yearbook Club will meet today after school in Ms. Beckwith’s room. Come help design the WMS yearbook or take pictures.
Leadership Club: There is an Ireland traveler meeting this evening at 6:00 p.m. in Mr. Moulen. Please bring your passport if you have it
6th Grade Honors Chorus: just a reminder that you will have your first practice tomorrow during intervention. See you then!
PAWSitive Club: Will meet on Friday after school with Ms. Nash.
Student Council: Will meet tomorrow (not today!) after school in Ms. Kling's room.
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.
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.