Top TEN News @ Weston

January 10, 2020

1. Weston Elementary School is one of only three schools in Hancock Co. that received an ‘Exceeds Expectations' overall for the 2018-2019 Federal School Accountability Rating. We were one of only 87 schools in the entire state that achieved this! How did we do this? It starts with our #AWESOME staff! Learn more at http://bit.ly/FedRating We celebrated this week with our staff . . . . . check out the picture below.


2. Report Cards can now be viewed online through the Parent Portal in your child’s PowerSchool account. Contact our office if you need paper copies of these.


3. Winter NWEA assessment reports are also now available through the Parent Portal in your child’s PowerSchool account. Click here to learn more about this report.


4. On Monday, January 20th all schools GCCSC will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


5. Our next eLearning Day is February 5th. More information to come.


6. Kindergarten Round Up at Weston will be on April 7th. More information will be shared in the months to come.


7. We had our January Fire Drill on Friday. Do you have a plan at your house in case of a fire? Do your kids know this plan? Practice it with them!


8. We are excited to announce that we’ve partnered with the @uscensusbureau to support the #2020Census! As a partner, we’ll be working to ensure that our community is accurately represented. To learn about the upcoming census, visit http://www.census.indiana.edu/


9. Do you follow @WestonPrincipal on Twitter? His 'New Years' Resolution' is to post at least one #WestonWay Tweet every school day. Pictures, updates, celebrations, and more will be shared!


10. We are planning for our 3rd annual K-3 STEM Night for GCSC! We would like to have interactive stations, games, and/or displays for our students at this event . . . . last year we had hundreds of children attend with over 30 hands on exhibits. Are you interested in creating a booth/station?
EVENT DETAILS:
Who: GC K-3rd grade students and their families
What: STEM Night for K-3rd graders - Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math
When: May 7th from 5:30-7:30
Where: JB Stephens Elementary
Why: Share our passion for exploration and learning :)

A special thanks to the Greenfield Central School Foundation for sponsoring this event!

Some stations and groups that participated last year: Indiana Astronomical Society; Classroom Teachers; Academic Coaches; GCHS Students; MIS Robotics Club; Camp Invention; Hancock Co. Solid Waste; Greenfield Ed. Foundation; Hancock Community Foundation; Retired Teachers; Jane Pauley Center; Hancock Regional Health; Apple; Dow Agro Science; Google Expedition; NineStar Connect; Elanco; Master Gardeners of Hancock Co.; Breakout Edu. and more!

Please complete this form if you're interested in hosting a station/booth.

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