MWES Weekly News

April 4- April 8

A Message from Ms. Colon

Dear Mary Williams' Families:

Thank You to all of you who came to the Bike Rodeo and Spring Craft Fair. We had lots of fun! In addition to that, the art show took place on Saturday. We had a lot of students showcase their work at Hylton High School. Our PTO is planning many great events coming your way. We hope to see you there to support us.

Proud to be your leader,

Ms. Colon

Upcoming Events

Great things coming your way

April 4-8- Math Assessment conducted for all students- Make sure you come to school.

April 12- Advisory @ 6:00 p.m.

April 12- PTO meeting @7:00 p.m.

April 21- Chuck e Cheese Fundraiser

Get Involved! Become Part of Our PTO

We are planning for next year. If you are interested in becoming part of out PTO we want to talk to you about it. Contact the school for more details.

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Attendance Matters

State Assessments are around the corner, and with that comes intensive preparation for our students. Our teachers are working hard to plan and provide students with learning experiences that cannot be achieved if they are absent. We ask that you ensure your student is in school everyday and limit trips to Spring Break if possible. Below are important dates:

March 14-18- SOL released test (predictor for students in grades 3-5) Reading

March 28-April 1- Benchmark Assessment for students in grades K-2-Reading

April 11-15- 3rd Quarter Writing Assessment for all grades

May- PALS testing for grades K-3

May 9-June 15- SOL's take place

*Dates are subject to change*

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KIndergarten Registration is coming!

Kindergarten Registration is on April 7 & 21, 2016 from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm & 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. If you cannot make those dates or times, please call the office in advance to schedule an appointment. Please share this information with your friends and neighbors who might have rising kindergarten students.

There will be Registration packets available in the Front Office, please feel free to pick up one any time Monday through Friday (except holidays) between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm. If you pick up a packet and fill it out at home then bring it along with the following on one of the registration dates, it will expedite your time with us.

The following items are needed to register your student:

  • Student's Original Birth Certificate (copies not permitted)
  • School Entrance Physical (this must be dated within one year of the student starting in Virginia)
  • Student's Immunization Records (must have 4 DPT and 4 Polio vaccines, 3 Hep B's, 2 MMR's, and 2 Varicella vaccines)

Need THREE Proofs of Residency:

  • ONE must be the Contract, Deed, or Lease on home address
  • PLUS TWO of the following: Drivers license, Utility Bill(s), Voter Registration, Vehicle Registration, Other billings

Please note that school for the 2016-17 school year begins on August 29, 2016. Our school is closed for transfers. Only those living in attendance areas will be enrolled.