Weekly Bulletin Wilson/PALS

Week of April 11-15, 2016

What's Happening At Wilson

  1. Please see pictures and information below regarding our students representing Wilson Middle School in PUSD... Wilson ROCKS!!
  2. Our Literacy Coach from Generation Ready, Melanie, will be at Wilson again next week on Monday and Tuesday. Tuesday after 11:30 am she is available to meet with ANY teacher for assistance in implementing DOK, Reciprocal Reading, Literacy in your classroom. She can meet you in Room 218 or come to your classroom.
  3. Advisory: Please make sure you are teaching the lessons from the Strength Books. Please see office if you need extra books or the teacher's edition.
  4. F Notices are due on Friday, April 15th. This is a hard deadline so notices can go home next week. See Mr. Smith in his office.
  5. Open House is April 28th from 5:30-7;30pm. In addition to classroom visitations, we will have performances in the Quad and food for sale. If anyone knows of any great Food Trucks, please let me know.

Week at a Glance...

Monday (4/11)
  • 8:30-11:30 am: Literacy Coaching- Crew
  • 9:00 am: Parent Meeting- AS/Rudchenko/Tucker
  • 9:30-11:00 am: IEP: Aurora/Norton/Rudchenko
  • 2:00 pm: A Meeting: Room 218

Tuesday (4/12)
  • 8:30-11:30 am: Literacy Coaching: Hunt
  • 8:30-11:30 am: Hines to Hapara Training
  • 8:40 am: Rudchenko @ Observation: Knudson
  • 9:00 am: Tucker @ ITS Meeting- District
  • 10:00 am: Rudchenko @ Observation: Norton
  • 10:45 am: Tucker @ SARB Meeting
  • 11:30-3:20: Conference Period Support for Literacy
  • 12:30-3:30 pm: Hermosillo to Hapara Training
  • 1:00 pm: IEP: KF/PALS/Azariah/Rudchenko
  • 3:10 pm: Parent Meeting: DH/Harper/Rudchenko/Tucker

Wednesday (4/13)
  • 8:30 am: IEP: RPP/March/Tucker/Pena
  • 8:30 am: ELAC Meeting: Room 107
  • 9:30-1:00 pm: Silverio to Pasadena Playhouse
  • 9:30 am: IEP: JV/Villagrana/Rudchenko
  • 12:30 pm: IEP: FZ/Villagrana/Rudchenko/Freed
  • 2:30 pm: IEP: JM/Loera/Rudchenko/Graham/Smith
  • 3:30 pm: School Site Council Meeting: Room 107
  • 5:00 pm: LEARNS Girls Soccer Game @Wilson vs. Sierra Madre

Thursday (4/14)

  • 8:30-10:45 Testing Window: 8th Grade SBAC Practice Test
  • 8:30-3:30 pm: Leadership Team Meeting

Friday (4/15)

  • 8:30-10:45 Testing Window: 6th/7th Grade SBAC Practice Test
  • 8:30 am: Coffee With the Principal
  • 9:15 am: Rudchenko Meeting with District Security/Safety Team
  • 10:45 am: IEP: RA/Ruiz/Rudchenko
  • 12:30 pm: IEP: JM/March/Rudchenko
  • 1:30 pm: IEP: MC/Villagrana/Graham/Rudchenko/Smith
  • 2:45 pm: SST: IS/Smith/Davis/Hunt
  • 5:00 pm: LEARNS Varsity Soccer @ Wilson vs. Eliot
  • 6:00-8:30 pm: Spring Formal Dance

From the Desk of....

Ms. Rosie- Community Assistant: Please be aware that I have school supplies (binders, notebooks, new backpacks with supplies such as: pencils, pens, highlighters, sticky notes, crayons, ruler, sharpener, erasers, glue stick, extra binder, folder and notebook, and even deodorants, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, comb, and chapstick) in Room 107 - courtesy of Socorro Rocha from the Families In Transition program at the district. In case you see or know of students that might be in great need or benefit from any of these supplies, let me know or send them my way and I'll gladly provide them with these school supplies.

Mrs. Gerber- Attendance must be taken everyday, every period, on time!! Your attention to this is appreciated!!

Ms. Harper- Yearbook: Only 200 year books will be available. Buy Now for a pre-sale guarantee.

APRIL 22, will be the last day to purchase a 2016 yearbook for $20.00 cash. After that the price will be $25 cash on a first come - first served basis, until we sell out.

Ms. Rudchenko: On Thursday, April 14th, our department chairs will be meeting to talk about plans for next year, professional development, master schedule, school plan, safety plan. Details about location and specific agenda will be forthcoming via email.

Ms. Tucker: Five week assemblies will resume this week. Please check email for specific times for these assemblies. they will be held in Room 218.

Mr. Smith: Please plan to go to Mr. Smith's Office to complete F Notices. It works best if teams attend together. They must be completed by Friday, April 4th. F Notices are needed for any students who have not had at least two seperate notifications alerting parents of the F grade. New teachers and Substitutes, please make sure to see Mr. Smtih for clarification. Lastly, SPED students may receive F grades, however, teachers must talk with the RSP teachers in order to ensure we are supporting our students.

Kudos and Shout Outs

Thank you to Mr. Freed and Mr. Crew for always being at their doors, on time to greet their students and assist with monitoring the Hallway and Science Wing! If we want our students to be on time, we must set the example!

Special THANK YOU AND CONGRATULATIONS to our science teachers in 6th and 7th grade, Miss Kobey, Ms. Davis, Ms. Knudson, and Ms. Hermosillo for their outstanding efforts in the Innovation Exposition. Special thank you to Ms. Hermosillo for going to the interviews with the students last minute and Miss Kobey for attending the evening Innovation Exposition!! Your efforts showed the entire community about the great teaching and learning going on at Wilson!!