April 5, 2019
Just a reminder that students in 3rd, 4th & 5th grade will be taking the Wisconsin Forward Exam starting Monday April 8th. This is a Department of Public Instruction requirement for all school districts. The tests are designed to obtain important information about each student’s achievement in the areas of Math, Science, Social Studies, and English Language Arts (only fourth grade students take the science and social studies tests).
Please read this letter from the School District of Waukesha in regards to the assessment and this brochure from the Wisconsin Department of Education. Please try to avoid scheduling appointments during this time.
Music Kid's Choice Awards
Fifth grade music students have been arranging music for movies using a clip from the blockbuster, Jurassic Park. Students viewed each person/groups final project and voted on movies that best fit into 5 categories including Best Original Music, Best Sound Editing, Most Dramatic, Best Comedy, Best Action Adventure and Best Picture.
This week, we held the first ever Music Kid's Choice Awards to congratulate the winners, complete with a red carpet, trophies and some Hershey's Hugs, just like real movie stars.
Summer School 2019
Hadfield School will be having summer school this summer. The dates for summer school are Monday, June 17th - Friday, July 19th. There is no summer school July 4th & July 5th. Referrals for summer school were sent home with students before spring break. See the link for all the summer school information. If you have problems registering your child for summer school please contact Mrs. Roth at 262-970-1505 and she can register your child.
Wisconsin’s Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week
The Wisconsin Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 8th - 12th with the statewide tornado drill on Thursday April 11th at 1:45pm. The below link has some very valuable information about being safe at school and at home during severe weather.
Innovation Day - Thursday April 18th
We are in need of several items to make this day successful. If you have any of these items please send them to school with your child - empty cereal, cracker or other small boxes.
Early Release - Thursday April 18th
The last early release day is Thursday April 18th. Students will be dismissed at 1:40pm.
Students that ride the school bus home will be picked up from Hadfield at 1:40pm. Giggly Hugs After School Program will start at 1:40pm and students can be picked up at their usual times as Giggly Hugs is open until 6:00pm.
All other students will need to be picked up at 1:40pm.
Tinker Bell Play Field Trip - April 25th
Students in 4K, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade will be attending the play Tinker Bell at First Stage Theater in Milwaukee on Thursday April 25th. The cost of the trip is $5 The bus will be leaving Hadfield at 11:15am so students will eat an early lunch before they go. If you have not already filled out the electronic permission form see the link below.
Wisconsin’s inter-district public school open enrollment program allows parents to apply for their children to attend school districts other than the one in which they live. The open enrollment application period for the 2019-2020 school year is from February 4- April 30, 2019. The application period closes at 4:00 p.m. on April 30, 2019. Late applications will not be accepted for any reason.
Parents may apply in one of two ways:
On-line (recommend) at http://dpi.wi.gov/sms/psctoc.html
Although an on-line application is recommended, paper applications may be obtained from the Department of Public Instruction or any school district. Paper applications must be delivered to the nonresident school district. School District of Waukesha applications should be submitted attention to:
222 Maple Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Who needs to complete this process:
Students currently attending a Waukesha school via Tuition Waiver for the 2018-2019 school year.
Students who have changed residency to a non-Waukesha address between September 1st and February 3rd.
Students planning to move into an address that is outside of the School District of Waukesha between February 4 and September 1, 2019; and wish to stay in the School District of Waukesha.
Note: families that move unexpectedly after April 30th are able to complete a Tuition Waiver form for the following year.