Cougar Chronicle

Parent and Community Edition: December

THANK YOU 2nd and 3rd Grade Art Club for this beautiful mural!

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The Cougar Choir Performing at Union Station!

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4th and 5th Grade Performance

Thursday, Dec. 13th, 6pm

Antioch Middle School

Please note the performances location, as this is different than years past. The following groups will perform his evening:

  • Strings
  • 5th Grade
  • Choir
  • 4th Grade


Linden West Math Competition Team

Please congratulate the following students on being selection to the LWES Math Competition Team!


4th Grade:

Caleb

Eldin

Mariza

Logan




5th Grade:

Elijah

Mason

Isabelle

Xavier

Owen

Leilani

Jaelyn

Linden West Round 1 Top Spellers

The following students will represent LWES at the 2nd round of the Spelling Bee:


  • Tennyson
  • Xavier
  • Ryan
  • Camryn
  • Brooklyn
  • Mariza
  • Jennifer- alternate

December Dates

December:

4---- Cougar Choir performs at Union Station 6PM

10---- PTA Meeting @ 6PM

11---- Holidays Around the World Family Night @ 5:30

12---- Operation School Bell

13- 20---- Miles of Smiles

13---- 4th and 5th grades music program @ Antioch Middle School

21---- Winter Parties @ 11:30am and dismissal @ 12:35pm

LW Family Night-- Holidays Around the World

Tuesday, Dec. 11th, 5:30pm

7333 North Wyandotte Street

Kansas City, MO

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LWES Winter Parties 12/21

Time: 11:30- 12:00pm


Snacks: All snacks must be brought to the school office by 10:00 AM for the nurse to approve in its original packaging. Please do not re-package pre-purchased food. Homemade food items cannot be accepted. If your child is bringing a snack for the class we have 23 students, please make sure that they bring enough for each student to have one. PTA also provides a cookie and drink to all students.



Visitors: All visitors must check in at the front office. No one will be allowed in the building without providing a valid driver’s license or government issued ID. No exceptions will be allowed. In order to expedite the check in process, please call the school at 816-321-5130 or email sarah.schofield@nkcschools.org or paula.norstuen@nkcschools.org to notify them that you will be attending the Fall Parade. If you are currently in our system, a pre-printed name tag will be ready upon arrival. If you are not in our Raptor system, please feel free to stop by the office with a valid ID and we will add you to the system. Visitors will be allowed to visit classrooms at 2:45.


Siblings: No siblings will be allowed during parade/party time. Please refer to the Linden West handbook.


Sign-Out: If you are taking your students home with you at the end of the parade/party there will be a green sign out sheet in the classroom for you to use. Please inform the teacher before leaving with your student. We do ask if you have more than one student, please come to the office to have the remaining students called to the office to dismiss.


Opt out: Families that choose not to participate in the parade/party will be allowed to participate in STEM activity in the library

Linden West Winter Parties

Friday, Dec. 21st, 11:30am

Linden West Elementary

Please read above regarding the details of the parties.

Linden West Attendance Goal

The Missouri School Improvement Plan (MSIP5) requires that 90% of students attend school at least 90% of the time (90/90 Attendance). Linden West is always striving to out perform the state and our goal is that 95% of our students attend school at least 90% of the time. Every minute of every day matters!!


Let's keep coming to school because it matters!

Attendance Celebrations

Perfect Attendance for the Year: A day at PowerPlay in May


Perfect Attendance for the Month: iPad Party or extra recess (depending on the weather) and a snack

2nd Quarter Cougar Scholars

Calling ALL Cougar Scholars!


ATTENDANCE! ACADEMICS! BEHAVIOR!


Being a Blue Cougar Scholar means that your student has achieved the following:

· Year to date attendance is 96% or higher

· Zero major or minor school or bus referrals (no ISS/ OSS)

· Quarterly grades: (K-2nd ) all "M"s and "P"s or (3rd -5th )"A"s and "M"s in all subject areas


Being a Yellow Cougar Scholar means that your student has achieved the following:

· Year to date attendance is 94% or higher

· 0-1major or 0-3 minor school or bus referrals (no ISS/ OSS)

· Quarterly grades: (K-2nd ) all "P"s or (3rd -5th )"A"s, “B”s, "M"s, and “P”s in all subjects areas


Being a White Cougar Scholar means that your student has achieved the following:

· Year to date attendance is 92% or higher

· 0- 2 major or 0-5 minor school or bus referrals (no ISS/OSS)

· Quarterly grades: (K-2nd ) all "P"s or (3rd -5th )"A"s, “B”s, “C”s, "M"s, and “P”s in all subjects areas

2nd Cougar Scholars Community Celebration

Friday, Jan. 11th 2019 at 9:30am

7333 North Wyandotte Street

Kansas City, MO

K-2: 2:25pm

3-5: 9:50am

Contact Us

Office Hours:

8:30am- 4:30pm


School Hours:

9:10am- 4:10pm


Important Phone Numbers:

Attendance: (816) 321-5132
Nurse: (816) 321-5133
Fax: (816) 321-5131