Wangenheim Middle Newsletter
Volume 3: Issue XV; May 17, 2023
DATES TO REMEMBER:
- May 10-23, CAASPP Testing
- May 20, last CORE Academy (8th Grade only), must be preregistered
- May 23, Principal's Coffee 8:30 am
- May 25, early dismissal 12:48 pm
- May 26 and 29, Memorial Day observance
- June 14, Last Day of Attendance, minimum day
CAASPP Testing Schedule continues
Wangenheim Dance Team will perform at MMHS Spring Showcase, May 19
Flag Football team playoff game, 5:00 pm, May 20 at SRHS
Mental Health Spirit Week, May 22-25
Coffee with the Principal, May 23
Chess Tournament May 25 in library during lunch
- Completion ceremony information
- LAST CORE Academy (8th Graders only), May 20
5th Grade Parent Meeting (incoming 6th Graders)
Wildcat Study Center on Tue, Wed, and Thur -ends May 18
Level Up Summer Academic Program
Clothing Closet now open
- Kona Ice on minimum days
Video Game Design Virtual STEM Camp for Military Dependents
SANDAG's PRONTO Youth Opportunity Transit Pass
Community Resource Map
Bus Pass request form for students for students experiencing homelessness
CAL Kids, college savings fund sponsored by the State of California
Waves of Honor (Sea World)
San Diego Public Library (Mira Mesa branch)
Please try to NOT schedule any appointments during the testing window.
Flag Football Playoffs
Wangenheim finished 5th overall in the standings. They will play the #3 seed Lewis Middle School at 5pm on Saturday at Scripps Ranch. Congratulations to this group of young men for qualifying as a playoff team!
Phillip Lomax, M.Ed, Ed.D
ATHLEAD Football Coach
Mira Mesa High School Dance Showcase
8th GRADE NEWS
Look for upgraded information regarding our Promotion activities.
INCOMING 6th GRADERS
Please join us on Wednesday, May 23, at 8:30 am
Each month, the Principal hosts an informal discussion meeting with parents and community members. This is an open meeting where the Principal shares information on topical issues. Parents and community members are invited to provide positive feedback and to express questions and concerns. Handouts from these meetings will be posted on this page for parents and community members who could not attend.
The meetings begin at 8:30 am and are in person as well as on Zoom and run for approximately one hour. The same zoom meeting information will be used for each meeting:
Wangenheim Middle School will hold Saturday Sessions of CORE Academy: Supporting Student Achievement Success (CASSAS), a Saturday of education for students to receive additional support and enrichment class in their core classes and/or make up absences or tardies. This supports the ongoing effort to help prepare students with the skills and knowledge necessary to meet the ongoing demands of the 21st Century.
- TIMES: 8:30am – 12:30pm
- DATES: May 20 (8th Grade Only)-LAST CHANCE to make up tardies and absences
- Breakfast and snacks are provided for all participating students
Level Up Summer Academic Program is offered to current students for enrichment purposes. The program will not be offered at Wangenheim Middle this summer.
Challenger Middle from 8:00am – 1:00pm
- Program begins Tuesday, June20, 2023 and ends Friday, July 21, 2023
- There will be NO School on Monday July 3rd and Tuesday July 4th
- Academic Program will be one (5) week session (5) five hours per day
*Students who are eligible for Extended School Year (ESY) through their individualized IEP will be enrolled through your child’s IEP Case Manager. Do NOT fill out this form.. If you have specific questions regarding your child’s eligibility for ESY, please work with your child’s IEP Case Manager.
Applications are now available. Print the form below or see your counselor for more information and to sign up.
2023 Middle School SS Eng App Final
PLEASE PRINT SAN DIEGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT APPLICATION FOR ENROLLMENT 2023 Level Up Summer Academic Program MIDDLE SCHOOL Level Up Summer Academic Program is offered to current students for enrichment purposes. Program begins Tuesday, June20, 2023 and ends Friday, July 21...
2023 Middle School SS Spanish
EN LETRA DE MOLDE POR FAVOR DISTRITO ESCOLAR UNIFICADO DE SAN DIEGO SOLICITUD DE INSCRIPCIÓN Programa Académico Level Up del Verano de 2023 ESCUELAS INTERMEDIAS El Programa Académico Level Up de Verano se ofrece a alumnos actuales con propósitos de enriquecimiento. El program...
2023 Middle School SS SOMALI
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PrimeTime Summer Applications
PrimeTime Summer 2023: Applications will be available online beginning Monday, February 6, at 8:00am and must be completed and submitted online by Friday, March 3rd, to be considered for the initial application process. Applications will continue to be accepted after this date and placed on the waitlist if no space is available. Summer program will operate from June 20th through August 2nd. Program will be closed on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th. Parents will be notified of their status by Friday, March 24th. Students accepted into Summer PrimeTime will need to submit the Student Participation Forms between March 24th-April 28th. I have also attached the list of sites offering Summer PrimeTime. The link to apply will be on the SDUSD website beginning February 6th.
Link: https://sites.google.com/sandi.net/2023 primetime summer program/home
2023 Summer PrimeTime Program Spanish
El Departamento de Oportunidades Ampliadas de Aprendizaje del Distrito Escolar Unificado de San Diego (SDUSD) está trabajando en colaboración con Organizaciones Asociadas con PrimeTime para ofrecer un Programa de Verano de PrimeTime para que las escuelas primarias, UTK-8 e intermedias puedan ofrecer Programas Académicos de SDUSD en el verano.
2023 PrimeTime Summer Program Tagalog
Ang Departamento ng Mga Pinahabang Oportunidad sa Pag-aaral ng Pinag-isang mga Paaralan ng Distrito ng San Diego (SDUSD) ay nakikipagtulungan sa Mga Organisasyong Ka-partner ng PrimeTime upang mag-alok ng Programa ng PrimeTime sa Tag-init sa elementarya, UTK-8, at mga gitnang antas na paaralan na nag-aalok ng Mga Programang Pang-akademiko sa Tag-init ng SDUSD.
2023 PrimeTime Summer Program Vietnamese
Ban Nới rộng các Cơ hội Học tập (Extended Learning Opportunities Department) của HKTNSD đang cộng tác với các Cơ quan Đối tác PrimeTime để cung cấp Chương trình Mùa hè PrimeTime tại các trường tiểu học, Mẫu giáo Chuyển tiếp Phổ thông (Universal Transitional Kindergarten, UTK) - cấp 8, và trung học đệ nhất cấp mà cung cấp các Chương trình Học Mùa hè của HKTNSD.
PrimeTime Program 2023/24: Applications will be available online beginning Monday, March 6, at 8:00am and must be completed and submitted online by April 14th, to be considered for the initial application process. Applications will continue to be accepted after this date and placed on the waitlist if no space is available. Parents will be notified of their status June 16th, 2023.
WANGENHEIM CLOTHES CLOSET
The Wangenheim Clothes Closet is now open. We have a limited selection of tops, bottoms, shoes, and other items available for those in need. There are also some school supplies and hygiene products. Please contact their counselor or Heather Weld (firstname.lastname@example.org) to make an appointment for you or your student to check out what is available.
If you have gently used clothing items or other items to donate (socks, soap, lotion, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, hand sanitizer, face soap, lip balm...), please contact Ms. Weld to make drop off arrangements.
Ms. Coppola: Clean Classrooms and Healthy Kids Increases Brain Power
Help me give my students brain power by wiping down tables to stay germ free, access to tissues and healthy snacks.
Mrs. Minezaki: Manga Madness
Help me give my students the manga books such as Naruto and One Piece so many love to read.
Mrs. Minezaki: Learning by Reading Through History
Help me give my students historical fiction such as Ghost in the Tokaido Inn and that enhances instruction in ancient world history.
Mrs. Minezaki: Making it Work
Help me give my students the storage solutions and TpT resources they need.
Mrs. Slezak: Flexible Seating for 6th Graders
Help me give my students flexible seating. So many kids struggle with ADHD and they need movement options! It's hard to fidget in our hard plastic chairs!
Mrs. Wilson: Comfy Classroom Environment For SPED Students
Help me give my students some flexible sitting in the classroom and I need another bookshelf because I still have more books I am getting and need more shelves to put them.
NAMI Basics is a free, 6-session education program for parents, caregivers and other family who provide care for youth (ages 22 and younger) who are experiencing mental health symptoms. This class is taught by trained teachers with lived experience raising a child with a mental health condition. They know what you’re going through because they’ve been there too.
Video Game Design Virtual STEM Camp for Military Dependents
Video Game Design Virtual STEM Camp for Military Dependents Is the gamer in your life curious about coding? Are they inquisitive and creative? Do they want to learn more about circuitry, engineering, and computer programming? Would they be interested in creating their own customized video game?
PRONTO: Students 18 and Under Ride Transit for Free
The Youth Opportunity Pass is a program which allows anyone 18 and under to ride regional transit including buses, trolleys, and trains free of charge. As part of the SANDAG Transit Equity Pilot to make transportation more accessible, the Youth Opportunity Pass is designed to connect young people to more opportunities throughout San Diego.
To be eligible for the Youth Opportunity Pass, riders 18 and under must have a Youth PRONTO app account, or a PRONTO Youth card, which can be used for all MTS buses and trolleys as well as COASTER and SPRINTER trains. Children 5 and under ride free at all times, and don’t need a card or proof of eligibility. To find out more, see the SANDAG website.
East Coast Trip 2024
East Coast trip for 7th grade students for next year. On this trip we take participants to Boston, NYC, and Washington DC. We travel by plane and by luxury bus. We stay in very nice hotels and eat at fantastic restaurants. We see and do everything we can possibly fit into this week. There is one teacher chaperone for every 10-12 students and nighttime security guards hired for each floor of the hotels where there are students. This is an all inclusive trip, so once you pay for it, you don't need money for anything else except souvenirs. This is a trip of a lifetime- don't miss out!
If you know you want to sign up or need more information please contact Ms Chambless email@example.com or Ms Coppola firstname.lastname@example.org
The map shows where you might find:
- Mental Health (including ATOD services)
- Community Centers & Tutoring
- DV Resources
- Crisis Resources & Legal Assistance
- Pregnant, Parenting & Foster Resources
- Food and Clothing Resources
- Homeless/Transitional Living/Low Income
- Medical Clinics/Health Centers
- Military Families
Food Resources & More
211 San Diego * call 2-1-1 or (858) 300-1211 * https://211sandiego.org/ * 24/7 phone service. Find current information on all food distribution sites in San Diego County. CalFresh * 866-262-9881* https://www.getcalfresh.org/ CalFresh (formerly known as food stamps and nationally known as SN...
Find the Help You Need, When and Where You Need It
Food Distributions In partnership with more than 600 local charities, schools, faith communities, meal sites, and food pantries, Feeding San Diego distributes more than 35 million meals a year to people facing hunger. View All Together Tour Feeding San Diego hosts large-scale drive-through free food distributions in various regions across San Diego County.
Emergency Clothing Request - Sharia's Closet
Are You in Need of Clothing or Essential Hygiene Items? Sharia's Closet is a community clothes closet providing free, emergency clothing to individuals and families who are experiencing financial hardship or crisis. To obtain our services you must: Complete an Emergency Clothing Request Form (ECRF). Use the Tip sheet provided to complete the ECRF.
The State of California is proud to announce the launch of the California Kids Investment and Development Savings Program (CalKIDS). CalKIDS gives children in California a jump start on saving for college or career training. To be eligible for CalKIDS, participants must be: Born in California on or after July 1, 2022; or An eligible low-income public school student in grades 1-12* in California.
Active Duty Military Discount Tickets | SeaWorld San Diego
We hold the men and women of our armed forces and their families in the highest regard, and are honored to host you at our parks as our guests. Through our Waves of Honor program, military personnel and up to three direct dependents may enjoy one complimentary admission to SeaWorld® San Diego.