Wright Jet News

Week of April 18th

Cline's Corner

Shout Out!!

A huge shout out to Mr. Betts for leading the Clean Up at the Creek! With Eric Lewis's help with restructuring the outdoor classroom and Mr. Betts initiating the clean-up, we have an amazing outdoor area! Please take advantage of this outdoor space! The students will love it and its a great way to engage students!

Faculty Meeting

Let's take tomorrow to finalize our Program Reviews. Go ahead and meet in your committee's and wrap up as much as you can. Please make sure you have submitted your evidence your PR chair has asked you for.

I will wrap up my work and we should be ready to submit!

Teaching Perseverance? Try Interactive Modeling.

Responsive Classroom has a wealth of practical suggestions for using interactive modeling to teach perseverance to young learners, including activities and reinforcing language.

What Is Happening At Wright...

Admin will be out of the office on...

Tracey: Wednesday, 4/19 (AM & PM)



Hettie: Tuesday, 4/19 (all day), Wednesday, 4/19 (AM & PM, back in time for the after school movie) and Friday, 4/22 ( Arriving at 10 AM)

Donna: Wednesday, 4/19 (AM & PM)

Dates to Remember

Program Review During Faculty Meeting: Tuesday, 4/19 (2:45-4:00)

Camp Crooked Creek: Fisher, Wednesday, 4/20 (7:40-2:15)

After School PTO Movie: Wednesday, 4/20 (2:30-5)

Fire Drill: Wednesday, 4/20

Kindergarten Registration: Thursday, 4/21 (5-7PM)

Rocket Games: Friday, 4/22 (9-1)

4H for 4th grade: Monday, 4/25 (1:30-2:15)

Second KPREP Training: Tuesday, 5/26 (2:45-4:00)

Tornado Drill: Wednesday, 4/27

Art Club: Thursdays, 4/28, 5/5 (2:30-4:30)

Student Led Pep Rally: Friday, 4/29 (9:30)

East Middle Staff Visits 5th Grade:Thursday,4/21 (9-12)

5th grade visits East Middle: Wednesday, 5/4 (12:30)

3rd grade to the Science Center: Thursday, 5/5 (9:00-1:45)

Derby Events: Friday, 5/6 (10-1) Gym and Playground

5th Grade Band- Friday, 5/6 (9:00)

Art Club: Monday 5/9 (2:30-4:30)

KPREP Testing- Tuesday, 5/10- Monday, 5/16

Fire Drill: Wednesday, 5/11

School Play: Thursday, 5/19 (9:00, 1:00, 6:00)

Shaker Village - 5th grade- Wednesday, 5/18 ( 8:30-1:45)

Salato Center- 5th grade - Friday, 5/20 (8:45-1:45)

Last Day for Field Trips: May 20th

K-2 Field Day: Monday, May 5/23 (8:15-1:15)

Intermediate Field Day: Tuesday, May 24 (8:15-1:15)

Art Club: Wednesday, 5/25 (2:30-4:30)

5th grade Wax Museum:Wednesday, 5/25 (9:00-10:45)

5th grade Talent Show:5/25(1:00-2:15)

Rain Date for Field Day: Wednesday, 5/25

4th grade Recorder Concert: Thursday 5/26 (Kindergarten and Fifth 9-9:30; First-Allan Penix and Second 9:30-10; Third and First -Poston and Meers 10-10:30)

5th grade Promotion Practice: Thursday 5/26 (1-2:15)

Last Day for Students: Friday, 5/27

Closing Day: Tuesday, 5/31

Summer Personalized Learning Days: sessions available July 27-29 and August 1st (You will be able to choose days and sessions to attend) @ Martha Layne Collins High School

Wright PD Days: August 2nd and 3rd

Opening Day for Teachers: August 9th

Opening Day for Students: August 10th

Professional Development Requirements for 2016-2017

This summer SCPS will be offering Personalized Professional Development sessions at various times from July 27-July 29th an August 1. Please check out the requirements and options. Registration will be sent out within the next week or two.

Hagan's Hotline

Children Who Experience Early Childhood Trauma Do Not ‘Just Get Over It’

As teachers it can be helpful to research ways of supporting traumatized children. Read how you can support some of Wright's students that have been affected by trauma.