Worcester Weekly Happenings

February 15th - February 21st

MR. SORGINI'S WEEKLY BLOG UPDATE

February 15th - February 21st

Monday 2/15-
  • No School

Tuesday 2/16-

  • No School

Wednesday 2/17-

  • *Environmental Club - The Wednesday E-Club group WILL meet this week for a special project with Mrs. Schwartz. The Tuesday E-Club group will do the project next week.


Thursday 2/18-

  • NO Afterschool Sports (will resume 2/23)
  • Chorus rehearsals, 8:00am. The rehearsals are for all 3rd and 4th graders who would like to sing.


Friday 2/19 -

  • Orchestra rehearsal, 7:55am

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. 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/


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

February Recycling Totals:

Kindergarten: .73 pounds

First Grade: 1.67 pounds

Second Grade: 1.03 pounds

Third Grade: .91 pounds

Fourth Grade: 1.03 pounds


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, 2/22

  • Student Council Meeting, 8:10 (Library)


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