WWA's Weekly Newsletter
Week of May 22nd, 2023
WWA's Mission: “Ensure all students are learning at high levels.”
Well it's hard to believe that the last week of school is here! We have a jam packed week of things occurring this week. Here's a short outline of the week. Last call for yearbooks, there are only a small number on hand to be sold. If you want one, please come to the office right away to get one.
On behalf of the entire WWA Staff thank you for a fantastic year! We hope everyone has a great summer break and our staff looks forward to seeing you all next year!
Items found below on this newsletter to be aware of
- Field Trip to Bowlero - Self Contained Classes
- Tuesday - 5th grade Honor Roll at 9:00 AM
- Tuesday - 6th grade Honor Roll at 10:00 AM
- Tuesday - 4th grade Honor Roll at 2:30 PM
- 6th Grade Celebration on Wednesday 5-24-23
- Spirit Day Thursday 5-25-23 - Hawaiian Day
- Last Day of School Thursday 5-25-23 - Dismissal at 12:30 PM
- Mandarin Camp
- PTSO news
Have a great week!
Whispering Wind Academy has reason to be proud again as one of our very own, Uma Rosner, a 3rd grader in our Mandarin immersion program, has made it to the semi-finals of the Chinese-Bridge Proficiency Competition this week. This national contest for foreign primary school students is hosted by the Chinese Language Association of Secondary-Elementary Schools and the Consulate-General of China in San Francisco. Uma's impressive Mandarin skills and talent have qualified her to compete against other top students from across the US West Coast on Saturday, May 20. The top two contestants will advance to the final round, where the winner will represent Team USA in the contest to be held in China in fall 2023. Congratulations, Uma, for representing our school on the national stage, and we wish you the best of luck in the semi-finals!
Student Council News
May 25th will be our last WWA Spirit Day! The theme will be Hawaiian Day so we hope many will participate.
Whispering Wind PTSO is looking for volunteers!
Vice President,Events - Responsibilities include coordinating all major fundraising events, researching and proposing new fundraising ideas; works to build relationships with organizations for fundraising; and recruit & schedule volunteers for events.
Treasurer Books - Keeps financial information up to date; monthly reconciliation and reporting of income and expense; prepares files for annual audit; assists with
annual budget preparation.
Treasurer Bank (non PVUSD employees) - Writes checks for payment and reimbursement of expenses; processes income received and makes bank deposits.
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Duty Aide Position at WWA!
Lunch Time Duty Aide Position Available
10:45am - 1:15pm School Days $14.00 per hour
Come Join Our Team and Support Your School
Apply at: 2022-23 Duty Aide Whispering Wind Academy
It Can Take A Village!
Does your student have a social or emotional need that you think school staff may be able to help with? If so, consider completing the form link below so that our Social Emotional Learning (SEL) support team can review your request and determine what next steps might be needed. Click on the picture below. LINK