Lion's Roar

January 9 ,2016

Be informed!

Upcoming Dates @ W.T.

  • Jan. 11th
  • Staff Meeting- 3:45pm
  • Jan. 12th
  • MP out at district meetings
  • Jan. 13th
  • Art Day- Brenda S. meets with K & 1st(science lab), Teresa Lawson here for 3rd,4th,&5th(PLC), Perry & Newland meets with 2nd(PLC)
  • ELA Composition CBA K-5
  • Jan. 15th
  • W.T. Spelling Bee @ 8:30 FOR 3RD,4TH,5TH IN THE CAFE
  • MOVIE NIGHT 6PM In & Out
  • Jan. 18th
  • Flex Day- Must be approved through Formspace or Personal leave form by Jan.11th(Monday)
  • Jan. 20th
  • LOL Meeting- all day
  • Jan. 21st
  • 5th Bass Hall 12:30

Teacher of the Year is here!!!

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Sally Willburn-January 1st

Monica Tate- January 13th

Susan Walker- January 23rd

Bridgette Bumpas- January 28th

District Information

  • January 18 is a Campus Professional Learning Day / Flex Day

    IF YOU are not approved for the flex day THEN

    please click here to register for a session by January 15 @ 12:00 pm

    IF YOU are approved for the flex day*you do not need to register for a session

    need to submit a form to request approval for the flex day

    click here for instructions and be sure to submit the form by January 11

    *Exempt Employees (employees who are not eligible for overtime/comp time – teachers, principals, asst. principals, counselors, nurses, diagnosticians, librarians, etc.). Exempt employees must complete the Flex Day Request form in Eduphoria to submit up to 6 hours per Flex Day of professional learning to be considered for approval by their principal/supervisor.

    Non-exempt Employees (employees who are eligible for overtime/comp time – EAs, Admin. Asst., Clerks, etc.) must get written approval from their supervisor for district work or professional learning completed outside the regular work day. Comp time earned from June 8, 2015 – January 11, 2016, may be used.

    Vacation or personal leave may be used in lieu of professional learning hours or comp time, or employees may report to their campus/department for a regular work day.

    If you have questions, email

Looking for Professional Learning Hours for Jan 18th

Click below and see the available online classes. 6 hours must be completed and turned into MP through the Flex Form on Eduphoria Formspace to have this day off!

Lions Needed for Science Club

  • We need some volunteers to help with this club!
  • We will be beginning a Science Club through Perot Museum here at W.T. with using Skype and hands on materials.
  • Dates: February 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 3, 10
  • Times: 3:45-4:30
  • Questions: Contact Mrs. Marichal

Awesome Things Around W.T.

Give these Lions a Hug!

  • Pamela 's last day in the cafe is today!
  • Maribel's last day she will be moving to Stowe!
  • Bumpas & Bowman's daughters and their procedures this week!
  • Thomas' daughter has been ill.
  • Gretchen' s father is in the ER.

ROARS-These Lions need a High Five!

  • Caitlyn Dickson is getting married this weekend! She will return as Mrs. Hubble
  • Haylene and Sarah for always being so supportive and training us this week on Reading 360.
  • Shoulders for getting W.T. in the Northeast paper with her Kindness Project Idea
  • 3rd grade & specials teachers for their flexibility with scheduling changes due to field trips.

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