Mable Woolsey Weekly Update

Issue #11 November 1, 2021

Breakfast and Lunch Menus for the Week of 11-01-21

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PTO Meeting November 4th 6-7 PM

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Veteran's Day is Thursday, November 11, 2021

Please email Ms. Pala (keripala@bluebullets.org) a picture of a family member that is actively serving or a veteran for us to honor that day. Include name, relation to student, branch of military, etc. Pictures due by Nov. 5th (deadline extended).


Students are encouraged to wear red, white and blue that day. Donations are being collected that day for the Wounded Warrior Project.

Illinois Assessment of Readiness Parent Portal Available Now

ISBE is introducing the IAR Parent Portal where parents/guardians can learn about their children’s performance on the IAR (grades 3 and up) for English Language Arts/Literacy and Mathematics. The IAR Parent Portal User Guide has information on how to create an account, log in to the account, and add claim codes to access student score reports and video of Individual Student Reports (ISRs). The portal will also allow parents/guardians to track their student’s scores from year to year, beginning with the spring 2021 results. The IAR Parent Portal will be available to parents/guardians beginning October 26, 2021.

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Free Children's Orthopedic Clinic Tuesday, November 9, 2021 8:00 - 9:30 AM

Does your child complain of leg, knee, shoulder, elbow, or wrist pain? Complain about back pain or seems clumsy or falls often? Dr. Steven Potaczek will hold free appointments at the OSF Galesburg Clinic at 3315 N. Seminary, Galesburg, IL. Please call 1-800-272-0074 between 9 AM and 4 PM Monday through Friday to register for the clinic. The is sponsored by Illinois Elks Children's Care Corporation, Galesburg Elk Lodge 894 and Kewanee Elks Lodge 724.
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MWES Family Reading Night - November 18th

Mrs. Fleisher and Mrs. Shrader are organizing a virtual reading night that is full of many guest readers for your family to enjoy. To kick off the event, we are hosting a spirit day at Mable Woolsey that day. Please have students come dressed as their favorite book or character. If you are able, bring a copy of the book or a picture of the book with you to school that day. Please make sure all outfits are school appropriate (no violence themes, weapons, etc). Let us all celebrate the love of reading!

Christmas Parade - December 4th

If you are interested in having your team, organization, or group walk in the parade, you are welcome to contact Karen Benjamin at 309-337-6984 with questions. Meet at the Knoxville High School at 1:00 PM to stage before the parade starts.