Wolf Pup Weekly

Woodriver Issue #34 4/22/22

FROM PRINCIPAL GUY

Hello Wolf Pup parents!


The weather is warm and beautiful. If the sun continues to shine, I think students

will be out in t-shirts next week during recess. However, they will continue to need

boots (rain boots are fine) and either snow pants or rain pants. Every day I am

amazed at how wet our students get while playing in the melting snow.


Next week we will be hosting our spring concerts. Wednesday will be our

Band/Orchestra and Chorus performance for students who are in those groups.

Thursday is our primary concert where all kindergarten through 3rd graders will

sing for us. All of the details are below in this newsletter. This spring concert is

bittersweet as it will be the final concert for Mrs. Hackett, our incredible Music

Teacher. Mrs. Hackett is retiring at the end of this year after over 30 years with our

district.


AK Star testing is over except for about 50 students who need to do make up tests

next week, which we will be starting on Monday. All make up tests need to

be completed by Friday.


Congratulations to our Woodriver First Lego League team who competed today and

were recognized with the outstand teamwork award and the award for coding. Way

to go Wolf Pups! A huge thank you to Sarah Albert and to Roseann Dameron for

organizing and sponsoring our teams!

Middle School Electives

Parents, please click here to see a newsletter from Ryan Middle School about choosing electives for next year. You will want to turn your request sheet in at Parent night on the 27th.
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Intent to return/parent input forms have been sent home with students. Please fill out and return by April 29th. There are extra forms located in the front office if needed.
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New Kindergartener Backpack Giveaway!

Families, enroll your incoming kindergarteners for the 2022-23 school year by May 6, 2022, and be eligible to WIN a backpack filled with school supplies for your little one!


To enroll in kindergarten this coming school year, your child must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2022.


To have a chance to win you must enroll online at www.k12northstar.org/enrollment by May 6, 2022.


Backpack winners will be selected randomly and there will be multiple winners. Prizes will be available for pickup at the child’s new school.


BIG thanks to Summit Church Alaska for the generous donation of school supplies. Also, thanks to FNSBSD Student Support Services and the Ready Raven Summer Program for their backpack contributions.

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COVID TESTING KITS

Woodriver has received some at home testing kits - if you need one please contact the front office.

District Accreditation

As part of our continued efforts to raise student achievement while maintaining efficient and effective operational practices, the FNSBSD is undergoing an accreditation review with Cognia. Accreditation is voluntary and certifies that the schools and districts meet high standards and provide a quality learning environment set forth by expert evaluation teams. You can see the District's accreditation webpage if you want to learn more.

Next week's school lunch menu:

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April

26th - 6th grade family night at Ryan Middle @ 6-7pm

27th - Band/Orch/Choir Concert @ 2pm

27th - 5th grade family night at Ryan Middle @ 6-7pm

28th - Primary Concert @ 2pm (grades K-3)

May

17-19 Early out at 2:15

Welcome to Woodriver Elementary School

Home of the Wolfpups


OFFICE HOURS: 8:45-4:15

SCHOOL HOURS 9:15 - 3:45