Hawks Happenings

November 1, 2018

Happy November!

It is hard to believe that November is here! We have now been in school for 47 days and we are 1/4 of the way through with this school year. If you haven't had the opportunity to come in for a parent-teacher conference, then I suggest you connect with your child's teacher.


Please remember:

  • if you come to the gym door in the afternoon to pick up your child, you are considered a 'walker' and you should be physically walking home or off our campus. We only have a few families who live nearby who take advantage of this and having more people at the door creates congestion and confusion. Please make sure to follow this procedure.
  • to write a note or stop by the main office to make a change with your child's transportation.
  • to double check with your child's teacher about what you put down for your child's transportation plan in case we had an Early Dismissal due to inclement weather. Remember that we can't call home to check every child's transportation on a release day so please be proactive and check now!
  • that students must be in their classrooms at 7:55 AM in order to avoid a tardy slip. Please strive to arrive on time!

Dancing Drum is coming to Weaverville Elementary!

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We are excited to use PTO funds to provide a fun and engaging experience for our students! Dancing Drum performers are coming on November 14!


The Dancing Drum Interactive Performance (IP) programs are high-energy assemblies that engage, entertain, and inspire! Students will play and sing along with clapping, body percussion and vocal chants. Next, groups of student volunteers will have the opportunity to play 80 drums and percussion instruments throughout the show.


Thank you to Ms. Cindy Roop for organizing this event and thank you to PTO for making this event possible for our school! To learn more you can visit the Dancing Drum website at https://dancingdrum.com/pages/school-drum-day.

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Please share the information below with anyone who has a Kindergarten student enrolling for the 2019-2020 school year!

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Click here to read a story about our WIG Out Walkabout!

Learn more about our WIG Out Wednesdays! WLOS even joined us on October 31st for our special WIG Out Walkabout event!

Thank you for your support of our Black Hawks Fun Run! See the message from our PTO below.

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Congratulations to Ruby Plemmons for her winning yearbook cover design!

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Mark your calendars for these upcoming events!

November 1 & 2 - 2nd Grade Field Trip to Cradle of Forestry

November 6 - Early Dismissal Day and Student Club Day

November 6 - Report Cards go home

November 7 - WIG Out Wednesday - ask your child about his/her goals!

November 8 - PTO Meeting at WPS at 8:00 AM

November 9 - Fall Box Top Competition Count Day - one winning class per grade level to earn 30 minutes extra recess!

November 12 - NO School - Veteran's Day Holiday

November 13 - 4th Grade ELA NC Check In

November 14 - WIG Out Wednesday - ask your child about his/her goals!

November 14 - Dancing Drum Performance - paid for from PTO funds

November 14 - 3rd Grade Hawk Achievement and Personal Pride Awards at 8 AM

November 15 and 16 - 3rd Grade Field Trip to the Arboretum

November 16 - 4th Grade Hawk Achievement and Personal Pride Awards at 8:15 AM

November 19 - 3rd and 4th Grade Math NC Check In

November 20 - Holiday Meal - inviting 3rd Grade Parents/Guests. We will also share Read to Achieve information for 3rd grade parents on this day.

November 20 - 2nd Grade Hawk Achievement and Personal Pride Awards at 1:30 PM

November 21 - 23 - Thanksgiving Break

November 28 - WIG Out Wednesday - ask your child about his/her goals!

November 30 - Birthday Books

December 7 - 12 Book Fair!

December 18 - January 1 - Winter Break

March 1 - Favorite Book Character Dress Up Day and Parade

March 8 - Weaverville Elementary Leadership Day

April 15 - 19 - Spring Break

May 17 - Weaverville Schools PTO Spring Fling!

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