LWJ Today

August 13, 2022

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First Week of School

We appreciate the efforts of everyone this past week during our first days of school! The patience and understanding demonstrated helped to practice routines and procedures. As we move to the second week of school, students will spend much of their time learning about how they will be learning their various subjects. We look forward to much learning, growing, and achievement in the upcoming weeks and months!

Dress Up Days - Help Kindergartners Learn Colors

Please help our kindergarten students learn the names of different colors by wearing something with the color of day over the next two weeks! We appreciate everyone wearing something with the color if you can.

Monday 8/15 - RED

Tuesday 8/16 - YELLOW

Wednesday 8/17 - GREEN

Thursday 8/18 - BLUE

Friday 8/19 - ORANGE

Monday 8/22 - PURPLE

Tuesday 8/23 - BROWN

Wednesday 8/24 - PINK

Thursday 8/25 - BLACK

Friday 8/26 - WHITE

Specials Rotation Days - Week of August 18th

8/15/2022 - Day A

8/16/2022 - Day B

8/17/2022 - Day C

8/18/2022 - Day D

8/19/2022 - Day E

Reminder - Morning Arrival Time

The front doors open at 8:40 a.m. for the school day. No student supervision is available prior to this time. If arriving to the school before 8:40 a.m., parents/guardians must wait with their students until 8:40 a.m. Please do not drop off students and depart prior to 8:40 a.m. Thank you for your assistance!

Reminder - Dress Code Information

Please take a moment to review the following dress code information from the LWJES Family Guidebook. We appreciate families reviewing this information with students as well and checking for dress code each day before school.

  • All students must wear shorts, skorts, skirts, and jumpers/dresses that are fingertip length. All jeans, pants, and trousers must be secured at waist level. No rips or tears that expose undergarments and/or located at mid-thigh or higher.
  • All clothing must conceal undergarments. No skin to show between bottom of shirt/blouse and top of pants/skirts at any time. Sleeveless shirts must have straps at least 3” wide. No clothing that provides minimum coverage.
  • We require the wearing of shoes with soles. Tennis shoes are recommended. Shoes with wheels and house slippers are not allowed.
  • Hats or headgear may be worn outside only, except on special occasions, or for bona fide reasons.

Reminder - Main Parking Lot Closed During Arrival and Dismissal Periods

Please be reminded that the main parking lot on Battista Avenue is CLOSED to all traffic movement except for buses during morning arrival from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and afternoon dismissal from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Please use marked parking stalls in the Eldorado driveway or legal street parking during these times to ensure the safety of bus riders. Your assistance is greatly appreciated!

REMINDER: Screen Your Child's Health Before School Each Day

Families are required to check their child's health each morning before coming to school.

Any students determined to be exhibiting symptoms related to COVID-19 will be sent home immediately from school from the satellite health office. Should isolation and/or quarantine protocols need to be enacted, follow all guidelines for isolation and mandatory mask wearing periods.

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About LWJ Today

LWJ Today is a weekly newsletter shared with the LWJES community with important information for all to know. Please be sure to review the entire newsletter each week! Distribution of the newsletter is by ParentLink email and text message and Class Dojo post to the school story. In addition, links to the newsletter are posted in the "For Parents" section of the LWJES website.