Colt Family Communicator

Welcome to the William Wells Brown Monthly Newsletter!

Mission: We, The Promise Academy at William Wells Brown, are a caring, committed

community with high expectations, accountability, growth mindset and

positivity empowering confident learners and leaders of tomorrow in

an evolving global society.

Vision: We, as leaders of today, will achieve excellence and uplift the community

through “OUR PROMISE” to build resilient scholars and create leaders of


“Be the Change…Change the World!"

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Volume 1 Issue 3

Mrs. H's Corner!

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A big shout out to our families, friends and day cares for ALL you are doing to help make our students successful during Distance Learning! We could not do it without you!

I've heard your voices! We are going to be adjusting our daily Distance Learning Schedule starting the week of October 12. New schedules will come out the week of October 5. We want to make sure we are doing what's best for our scholars, while making accommodations for our families.

Please do not forget...OCTOBER 5 is the last day to register to vote!

Targeted Assistance Groups!

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As a part of the district's plan to begin Hybrid instruction, we will begin Targeted Instruction small groups the week of October 19. If your scholar qualifies for the Targeted Instructional groups, you will receive a phone call by Wednesday, October 7. There will be a quick turnaround for response. These groups will be a maximum of 2 hours and will occur in the afternoons. If you have any additional questions, please contact Ms. Hutchinson or Mr. Butler.

Meet our Staff!

Each month, we will feature some of our staff members so you can get to know us!

Greetings From the Clinic!

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Hello from the WWB School Based Clinic!

Our clinic is one of 9 HealthFirst Bluegrass School-Based Clinic sites that function like a regular doctor’s office for children ages 0-19. We offer both telehealth/virtual visits via phone or video AND face-to-face visits. Services in the clinic include but are not limited to: well child checks, sports physicals, vaccines, sick visits, behavioral health & therapy, psychiatric and medication management and dental health screening. We also offer testing for COVID 19 for children who are symptomatic or have had an exposure. We will soon have flu vaccines available in clinic as well, stay tuned!

The clinic staff are dedicated to serving and ensuring the safety of our patients, WWB elementary school students, their families and the community during the COVID 19 Pandemic. We are open from 8AM to 4PM on Monday-Fridays, with well child checks and chronic care management from 8am-12pm and sick visits from 12pm-4pm. Please give us a call at (859)381-3172 if you have any questions or would like to set up an appointment with us!

Meet the staff:

Clinic Clerk: Kathy Brooks

Nurse Practitioner & APRN Lead: Lauren Bauer, APRN

Nurse Coordinator: Emily Moore, RN, BSN

Behavioral Health Therapist: Nahtahna Hering, LCSW

Virtual Meeting Norms!

Please review the Virtual Learning Norms with your scholar. We want every scholar to be successful during Distance Learning! A reminder that all students should be in dress code daily! Each day, we want every student to be ready for learning!

If your scholar is having trouble with any of the norms below, please contact your scholar's teacher to make them aware!

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Colt Family Meeting

Monday-Thursday, we will hold our school-wide Colt Family Meeting from 8:00-8:15. Log into the Zoom link and join us for our family time together!

Leadership Spotlight: September 16

9 16 Colt Family Meeting Leadership Spotlight Edited

Leadership Spotlight: September 24

Colt Family Meeting Leadership Spotlight

Leadership Spotlight: September 30

9 30 2020 Colt Family Meeting Leadership Spotlight with Ryan Timmons!

"I Promise!"

It's a Challenge!

Each week we learn a new line to "I Promise"! Ms. H has issued a challenge to all grade levels! The first grade level to learn "I Promise", up the sections we have learned so far, will get a grade level movie and popcorn virtual party with Ms. H! Will it be kindergarten? 1st grade? 2nd grade? Preschool? 3rd Grade? 4th Grade? 5th Grade?
I PROMISE by LeBron James & Nina Mata | Book Trailer
I PROMISE | Storytime with LeBron and Nina
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If you are interested in helping The Promise Academy at WWB be the BEST school in Lexington, join the PTA! Click on the link below to submit your information!