Regional School District No. 6
Principal's Message for March 2, 2017
Read Across America and R.E.A.D. Dog Visit
A Look Ahead...
3/2 Parent Meeting for Incoming 7th Grade students 6:00 PM at Wamogo Library Media Center (See message from Mrs. Spielman below.)
3/3 Jungle Book Rehearsal 3:30 -4:30 PM
3/4 Senior Blended Pasta Supper 5 - 7 PM
3/6 Richard Sobol Author Visit (compliments of the FOWS)
3/6 & 3/7 Dr. Stone will be visiting classrooms and working with teachers
3/6 After School Coding Club 3:30 - 4:30 PM
3/7 Student Council Meeting - 3:30 PM
3/7 BOE Budget Workshop - 7:00 PM
3/8 Early Dismissal and after school program (NHS Workshops and Parks and Rec Movie)
3/9 Cats Rehearsal 3:30 - 4:30 PM
3/9 FOWS Meeting - 7:00 PM in Art Room
3/10 Marking Period Ends
3/10 Jungle Book Rehearsal 3:30 -4:30 PM
3/10 Region 6 Players Present "Sister Act: @ Wamogo 7pm
3/11 Region 6 Players Present "Sister Act: @ Wamogo 7pm
3/12 Region 6 Players Present "Sister Act: @ Wamogo 2pm
3/14 Sixth grade visit to Wamogo
3/14 BOE Meeting 7:00 PM - District Conference Room
3/16 Principal Coffee Hour at Warren School - Middle School Transition Discussion 5:00-6:00 PM
3/17 Whole District field trip to Goshen Center School
3/17 Progress Reports sent home
Happenings and Items of Note
Elementary Activity Social
Attention all 4th, 5th, and 6th graders: The Wamogo Class of 2017 is sponsoring an afternoon of activities led by a group of senior peer leaders from 3-6pm on Saturday, March 18th in the Wamogo Large Gym. The cost is $10 per student and will feature a variety of summer camp games and activities, an open gym for organized sports, and music! Concessions will be available for sale throughout the program.
Parents, please plan on dropping off and picking up your student(s) in the back of the building by the bear.
If you have any questions, please forward them to Mr. Bagley at email@example.com.
We hope you can join us for an afternoon of fun, we're excited to have you!
Steven Bagley, LMSW
School Social Worker
Regional School District #6
Middle School Happenings
Principal Coffee Hour - Preparing for Middle School
Please R.S.V.P. at 860-4868-2223 by the end of the day on March 15th.
Sixth Grade visit to Wamogo
Warren sixth grade students will be visiting Wamogo on Tuesday, March 14th from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM. Students will be paired with a 7th grade buddy and attend an academic class to see first-hand what students are learning in 7th grade. They will also have an opportunity to meet their future teachers. Students will enjoy lunch with the middle school students and end their visit with Mrs. Spielman. They will return to Warren at 1:00.
Message for Parents of Incoming Seventh Grade Students
From Mrs. Spielman
Dear Parents/Guardians of Incoming Seventh Grade Students:
It is our pleasure to offer this first official welcome to you and your child to Wamogo Middle School. As we are sure you will agree, a smooth transition to the middle school is very important. This letter will explain the transition process.
To inform you of particular offerings, both academic and extracurricular, we invite you to an Open House Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Library Media Center at Wamogo Regional High School. This program is solely for parents and guardians, as students will have many other transitional opportunities in which to participate. This evening will allow parents to hear about our educational programs, as well as an overview of course registration.
At the meeting, you will receive the Wamogo Middle School 2017-2018 Program of Studies. This booklet provides an overview of course descriptions, teaming structure and our mission statement. It is an excellent resource to assist you with the course selection decisions regarding your child’s academic and elective course choices. The course selection process is a great opportunity for you to discuss your child’s interests, specifically related to music, fine arts, and world languages.
During the month of March, members of the middle school team will be visiting each elementary school to speak with sixth graders. Additionally, each elementary school will bring their sixth grade students to visit Wamogo in the coming months. At that time, students will learn more about our middle school and the programs we offer.
We are also excited to offer our Seventh Grade Student Orientation during the summer shortly prior to the start of school. The Orientation date will be communicated to you later in the spring. During that orientation, we will provide many fun activities to help introduce and acclimate your child to Wamogo. More details will be provided in the coming months.
We are confident that our multi-faceted efforts will result in a smooth and beneficial transition for your child. We understand the importance of a strong beginning and will do whatever we can to make sure that you and your child feel comfortable and ready to begin the next chapter in their education within the Region 6 Public Schools. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call (860-567-7410) or email Mrs. Spielman at firstname.lastname@example.org, Middle School Counselor and Department Chair.
Middle School Counselor
Scholastic Book Fair
March 21st to 24th, during Parent Conferences
News from the Kitchen
Tuna Sandwich on Whole Wheat Bread
Sunbutter & Jelly on Whole Wheat Bread
Seeds of Dreams Seed CO
Created by the Warren School Fifth and Sixth Grade 2016
The mission of Seeds of Dreams Seed CO is to provide organic, raw, nutritional Harvest of Dreams sunflower seeds and reach out to help others in need. Through the purchase of the seed packets, our plan is to continue our support to local soup kitchens and food banks and to support the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) through donations raised.
This project was started and coordinated by 6th graders. All K-6 students are helping to weigh seeds and make packets.
We hope you'll support this project by purchasing seeds using this order form.