Wakefield Hills Elementary School
Weekly Staff Update: May 9th-13th, 2016
I hope that you all enjoyed a nice weekend, especially those of you who are mothers! It looks like we will see the sun this week which will be a very welcome change. Have a great week!
Happening this week...
*IEP Team Meeting Day
*Yoga for Relaxation: Lisa Sherman will teach a yoga class for anyone interested. 2:50-4:00pm in the gymnasium.
*Voluntary Science NECAP Training for Grade 4 teachers: 10:10am (in my office)
*WWPS School Committee Meeting: 6:30pm in the Deering Middle School Media Center.
*RTI Meeting: 8:10-9:00am
*PARCC Make-Up Testing: 9:15-11:00am (I will call students to the conference room for testing during this time frame. They should report with chromebooks and headphones).
*Marvelous Marvin: "Bugging Out" Assembly (8:45-9:45am for Grades K, 1 and 2) (10:00-11:00am for Grades 3 and 4)
*Mentor Program Dinner: 5:30pm at WWHS (To celebrate those who serve as mentors and their mentee's)
*2nd Grade Field Trip to the Roger Williams Zoo
*PARCC Make-Up Testing: (8:30-11:30am)(I will call students to the conference room for testing during this time frame. They should report with chromebooks and headphones).
*West Warwick High School Awards Ceremony: 6:30pm in the DMS Cafeteria (I am honored to present a scholarship to a graduating member of the class of 2016, whom attended WHES for their elementary schooling. This year's scholarship will be in memory of Ms. Donna Paliotta.)
Important events, deadlines, etc...
*Teacher Assistants and all classified staff: Your evaluations are complete for this school year. If you have not met with me to discuss your evaluations please see me ASAP.
*The Roger Williams Zoo Mobile will be visiting our K classes on May 3rd and May 5th.
*The 2nd grade will be taking a Field Trip to the Roger Williams Zoo on Friday, May 13th.
*NECAP science testing for grade 4 students will take place between May 17th-19th. There are changes to the lunch times and some specialist periods. The schedule for this testing can be found here: https://docs.google.com/a/westwarwickpublicschools.com/document/d/1xBwHq0-wFh27l-raG3eM_DT9am-3xtQIhXIM222GYbU/edit?usp=sharing
*Our Final Math Wizards Ceremony will be held on May 16th at 8:30am in the gymnasium.
*WHES Spring Choral Concert will be held on May 17th from 6:00-8:00pm. Mrs. Mang will be sharing details for this event shortly.
*Our Next BLC meeting will be held on TUESDAY, May 24th from 2:45-3:15pm. Details for this meeting to follow. (This meeting was changed from the Monday to allow all to attend the Reading PD offered on Monday.)
*Kindergarten Class Graduations will be held during the week of June 6th on Tuesday-Friday in the Cafeteria from 9:15-10:15am.
*4th Grade will hold their own field day on Thursday, June 9th. (Raindate June 16th)
*Grades K-3 will have a field day on Wednesday, June 15th. (Raindate June 17th)
*End of Year Awards Celebration will be held on Monday, June 13th from 8:30-9:30am. Teachers will be asked to nominate students for awards towards the end of May.