The Wolves Den

October 7, 2022

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Upcoming Dates

October is . . .

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Bilingual Celebration Month

Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Filipino American Month


October 8 National Pierogi Day


October 10 Mental Health Awareness Day


October 12th Free Walk-In Flu Vaccine Clinic at the Manitowoc Public Health Department


October 14th NO SCHOOL


October 21st - 6th Grade School Forest Trip LAKE HOUSE


October 28th - 6th Grade School Forest Trip BLUE SKY HOUSE

IMPORTANT BUSSING CHANGE INFORMATION

The full press release about this change can be found HERE:


Beginning Monday, September 26th, Maritime Metro Transit will temporarily be going to an hourly schedule on bus routes 2, 3, 4, & 6 in the City of Manitowoc due to staffing shortages. At this time, it is unknown when full service will resume. Please check the City of Manitowoc website at www.manitowoc.org/maritimemetro or the Maritime Metro Transit app for the latest updates and route information. To create an app on your smart phone or tablet, follow the directions on the website at www.manitowoc.org/maritimemetro.


YOU CAN CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT EACH ROUTE.

News from the Nurse

Please CLICK HERE to read updates from our district nursing team!


The link can also be located here: https://www.smore.com/2efpk

Attendance

Attending school is so very important for our students. Read this article from our District Nursing Team to find out about some strategies to come to school every day and on time. CLICK HERE for the article.

Other News

PACK Code of Conduct

Our goal is for all students to know and show the PACK Way each day at Washington. We will be learning about the PACK Way when school starts and review it often with the students.


District Code of Conduct

This is the MPSD Code of Conduct created and approved by the school board in collaboration with other stakeholders.


Reporting an Illness

Please review the MPSD information about reporting illness by clicking on the link above. If your student is sick, please call the attendance line (920) 663-9713. You can call the number at any time and leave a message. You need to call within 24 hours of the absence for it to be excused due to illness.

Counseling Corner: 8th Grade 4 Year Scheduling

Hello Washington 8th Grade Families!


Next week, October 10-13, the counseling team will be assisting your student in creating their Individualized Planning 4-Year High School Plan. You may view several samples of 4-Year Career Based Sample Plans here that are reflective of classes offered at Lincoln based on career pathways.


If you have any questions, you may contact your student(s) school counselor:


See ViXai Thao, School Counselor for Blue House

*Students who are in the advisories of: Hall, Romotawski, Thomey, and Wachowski

thaos@mpsd.school

(920)663-9714


Rebecca Williams (formerly Rebecca Giessen), School Counselor for Gold House

* Students who are in the advisories of: Love, Lomberger, Schileder and Tulichka

giessenr@mpsd.school

(920)663-9826

Fall Sports Updates

Here is a document with more specific information about each sport!

CLICK HERE

Washington PACK Focus for October - Accepting

Students will be focusing on the A of our PACK Way: Accepting


Students will get tickets for a raffle at the end of the month for:


1. Keeping hands to self


2. Using kind words


3. Using your manners



Students are already doing so well accomplishing these goals!

Pics of the Week!

CONGRATS MS. L!!!

Ms. Leanna Leonowicz (or as our students call her - Ms. L) one of our fabulous paraprofessionals at our school was honored with an award for 35 years of serving as a crossing guard.


THANK YOU, MS. L, for keeping the children of the Manitowoc community safe. Your service is so greatly appreciated!

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September Prepared Raffle Winners!