Worcester Weekly Happenings

January 18th - January 24th

MR. SORGINI'S WEEKLY BLOG UPDATE

January 18th - January 24th

Monday 1/18 -
  • No School, Martin Luther King Day

Tuesday 1/19 -

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


Wednesday 1/20-

  • Environmental Club


Thursday 1/21 -

  • Afterschool Sports 3:30-5:00 pm – (Speedball)


Friday 1/22

  • Mother and Son Bowling Event, 6:30-8:30
  • Orchestra rehearsal, 7:55am

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ORCHESTRA REHEARSALS RESUMES

Orchestra rehearsals resume on Friday, 1/22 at 7:55 am.


BAND REHEARSALS RESUMES

4th grade band students will rehearse on Tuesday mornings starting on January 19th at 8 a.m.


WORCESTER TECH CLUB:

Click on the link to access information about Worcester's newest club. The site also contains the permission form.

http://www.methacton.org/domain/1083


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.


DO YOU HAVE LEFTOVER HOLIDAY GIFT BAGS & WRAPPING PAPER?:

If anyone would like to donate gently used holiday gift bags or wrapping paper, please drop it off at Stephanie Cohen’s 1st grade classroom. We will use these for next year’s Holiday Shopping for Needy Methacton Families.


SPIRITWEAR QUESTIONS:

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

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


MOTHER & SON(S) NIGHT OUT

  • When - Friday, January 22, 6:30-8:30
  • Where - Limerick Bowl
  • Cost - $18 per person with an Optional purchase of a $5 arcade card for $2.
  • Contact Melissa Drozd if you have questions.
  • Click here for link to RSVP form: http://www.methacton.org/Page/16024


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


RECYCLING NEWS...KEEPING OUR EARTH CLEAN & GREEN
****NEW BRIGADE...CLEANER PACKAGING BRIGADE****
1. Pumps and caps
2. Triggers

3. Pouches
4. Flexible cleaner product packaging

Check out the acceptable waste poster at<https://www.terracycle.com/> Please note...this brigade only accepts the caps and triggers on cleaning products like laundry detergent, dish detergent, triggers on spray bottle cleaners, and the flexible refill pouches. The bottle part of the cleaners should be recycled through your home recycling companies.

SOLO CUP BRIGADE
As the holidays approach and you entertain, let us help you recycle any plastic cup with a #6. Please rinse the cups before sending them to school.

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

Tuesday, 1/26 -

  • End of the second Marking Period
  • School Board Meeting, 7:00 (High School LGI room) - Worcester students will be presenting at the meeting.


Thursday, 1/28 -

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


Monday, 2/1 -

  • Melody Chimes will resume immediately after school. No new ringers are needed at this time.


Wednesday, 2/17 -

  • 100th Day


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