Winchester Weekly

February 15, 2019

Upcoming Key Dates

February 15: Half Day - Mid-Winter Break (Dismissal 12:15pm)

February 18: No School - Mid-Winter Break

February 19: No School - Teacher Professional Day

February 28: 1st Grade Informances

~ Borman 5:00-5:30 pm

~ Carson 5:40-6:10 pm

~ Nicholas 6:20-6:50 pm

March 1: School Spirit Day - Pajama Day (cost is $1)

March 2: Surviving the Jungle Conference 9am-12:20pm @ Academy of the Sacred Heart


It's time for our last Box Tops contest of the year! The contest ends next week on February 22. Send your unexpired box tops into your child's teacher. The classrooms with the most box tops collected will earn a tasty treat!

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March is Reading Month Volunteers Needed

Mrs. Rush is looking for parent volunteers to help on Tuesday mornings from 8:45 - 9:30ish during the month of March. Volunteers will be responsible for entering the number of student reading minutes into a spreadsheet. If this sounds like something you would like to help with, please complete the Google Form below. Thank you!

March Is Reading Month Author Book Orders

We have an author visiting on Tuesday March 26th. It is Peter Raymundo and he is an illustrator and an author who has worked for Walt Disney World as an illustrator on these movies: Mulan, Tarzan, Lilo & Stitch, The Emperor's New Groove, and Princess and the Frog! Here are 3 book order forms for books he will sign when you order! Please see the attached order forms and turn them into the office by Friday March 8th!

GOTR & STRIDE - Girls & Boys Grades 3-5


Both programs begins the week of March 11th ~ GOTR will happen on Tues. & Thurs. from 3:45-5pm, however, the STRIDE days are still being determined. They will run a 5K on May 19th at St Claire Metropark. The registration cost is $140, and there are scholarships available if needed. The group caps out at 26 for safety regulations. And we are still looking for volunteer coaches for STRIDE if any parents are interested!!!!

Any questions please contact Elisabeth Deller:

Surviving the Jungle Conference

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Northville Mustangs Baseball Camp

A Northville Mustangs baseball camp is being held on Saturday, March 16th & Sunday, March 17th. Please see the attached document for details on the camp.

Yearbook Orders

ORDERING: Orders can be placed online. See attached info.

PHOTOS: We need your pictures. When submitting photos please be sure to upload the highest quality photo you can. The program we use to create the yearbook does not accept low quality photos.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Erika Eloff -
Jean Sterioff -

Pal Sign Up Jan - June 2019

Please consider volunteering to assist in the lunchroom during your child/children's lunchtime. You can sign up for lower or upper elementary lunchtimes or both using the following link:

Office Hours

Our office is open from 8:00 to 4:30.

Contact us at (248) 465-2400


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