Worcester Weekly Happenings

February 8th - February 14th

MR. SORGINI'S WEEKLY BLOG UPDATE

February 8th - February 14th

Monday 2/8-
  • Student Council Meeting, 8:10 (Library)
  • Melody Chimes after school.


Tuesday 2/9 -

  • Afterschool Sports 3:30-5:00 pm – (Floor Hockey)
  • Environmental Club
  • 4th grade band rehearsals, 8:00am


Wednesday 2/10-

  • Environmental Club


Thursday 2/11-

  • NO Afterschool Sports

  • Chorus rehearsals, 8:00am. The rehearsals are for all 3rd and 4th graders who would like to sing.


Friday 2/12 -

  • No School

ANNOUNCEMENTS

CHORUS REHEARSALS 3RD&4TH GRADES

Chorus will rehearse Thursday morning, February 4, at 8:00. Students can be dropped off at the outside gym doors between 7:45 and 8:00. All 3rd and 4th graders are invited to come sing with us – new members are welcome! Permission slips can be picked up in the music room, or accessed at the following link:

Click here for the permission slip for new members:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzHDK8CaFpkUTmwwQWo1bUVtSjA/view


JUMP ROPE FOR HEART

Students in grades 2, 3 and 4 will be participating in Jump Rope for Heart events during their Physical Education classes on February 17th, 18th and 19th. All information for these events was sent home last week. Information for this year’s Jump Rope for Heart can also be found at http://www.methacton.org/Page/5288.


2016 SCIENCE FAIR

We hope that you will join us for another exciting Science Fair. We encourage you to select a topic that interests you and to have fun as you research, experiment, and learn more about science. Students may design a project using any method (scientific, research or engineering).


Visit the Science Fair website to download The Science Fair Handbook, link to various online resources, and find out what can be expected on the day and evening of the Science Fair.

http:// sites.google.com/site/worcesterelementarysciencefair/


FATHER-DAUGHTER THANK YOU!

A big thank you goes to Nicole Drake and Trina Herschberger and their committee for making The Sweetheart Dance a night to remember for the approximately 240 Dads and Daughters who attended.


A special thank you goes to The Gregory Family owners of Ice Concepts, Inc. <http://www.iceconceptsinc.com> for donating the the beautiful ice sculpture. Also to Sublime Cupcakes <http://sublimecupcakes.com/> for donating the delicious cupcakes.


METHACTON HIGH SCHOOL POST PROM ADULT FUNDRAISER

Saturday, March 5, 7-11 p.m.

The Empress Room at St. Helena's Catholic Church in Blue Bell

Get your tickets today! Details at http://www.mhsadultfundraiser.com/


COLD WEATHER REMINDER

Every attempt is made to have students go outside for some portion of the assigned period of recess throughout the winter months, weather permitting. Jackets, hats, and gloves will help keep our students warm as we continue to provide the opportunities for active play and fresh air that go along with outdoor recess.


SPIRITWEAR QUESTIONS:

If you are missing an item or have a question about Spiritwear please go to

http://lowerleftcorner.com/pages/contact-us


RECYCLING NEWS...KEEPING OUR EARTH CLEAN & GREEN

The Primary Recycling Trophy for the month of January has been awarded to the First Grade with a total of 12.49 pounds collected.

The Intermediate Recycling Trophy for the month of January has been awarded to the Third Grade with a total of 9.37 pounds collected.

Our total recycling collected for the month of January was 46.37 pounds! Way to go Worcester Wolves! Keep recycling and let's see which grade levels will be the trophy winners at the end of February!

LOW COST INTERNET ACCESS

Comcast Offers Low Cost Internet Access to Families in Need

Click on the following link for more information: http://www.methacton.org//site/default.aspx?PageID=6504


VOLUNTEERING AT WORCESTER

If you plan to volunteer in school, please make sure your clearances are up to date. Click here to access the volunteer clearance information located on the District's webpage.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 2/15 & Tuesday 2/16

  • No School


Wednesday, 2/17 -

  • 100th Day

Wednesday, 2/24

  • Science Fair

PSSA TESTING Week of April 11 - 15

  • ELA for Grades 3 & 4


PSSA TESTING Week of April 18 - 22

  • Mathematics for Grades 3 & 4


PSSA TESTING Week of April 25 - 29

  • Science for Grade 4 Only