From the Eagles Nest

4.23.21

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Save the Date

Friday, April 23

  • Quarter 3 report cards available to view in ParentVUE
  • Deadline to order school pictures

Wednesday, April 28

  • Teacher Professional Development Day, NO SCHOOL
Friday, April 30
  • Deadline to order yearbook, add photos and create custom pages
May 3-7
  • Teacher Appreciation Week

Saturday, May 8

  • Spring Plant Sale, pickup between 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Monday, May 31
  • Memorial Day Holiday NO SCHOOL
Wednesday, June 16
  • Last Day of School
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School Picture Ordering Deadline April 23

The deadline to order school pictures is Friday, April 23. Do not delay, order yours today if wish to order and have not yet.


Ordering pictures is all done online by visiting dorianstudio.com and searching for our school name. Photos will be mailed directly to your home. No picture packets are being sent home, photos will be mailed directly to you.


Retakes are currently scheduled for May 19 and 20 at Dorian Studio. Additional times may be added if necessary. To schedule retakes, the number to call is 800-826-3535. You can also schedule online at https://pickatime.com/dorianstudio/client?evt=349801 .


If you have any questions, please contact Dorian Customer Support at 800-826-3535.


If you have questions regarding school pictures and the yearbook, please email mwyearbook2021@gmail.com

Plant Sale to Benefit MW Garden

The annual Mary Woodward garden plant sale has begun! This year's sale features tomatoes, peppers, and marigolds. All plant starts are started from seed and nurtured in our very own greenhouses, and all proceeds directly benefit our school garden.


All orders will be placed and purchased online, and pick-up will be in person on May 8 between 9 am and 1 pm. Between those hours you will drive up to the garden shelter, and your order will be handed to you or placed in your trunk.


The link for ordering can be found here: https://mary-woodward-garden.square.site/ This link can also be shared with family, friends and neighbors.


If you have any questions, please contact mwpsovolunteers@gmail.com.


Thank you for your support of our school garden!

Quarter 3 Report Cards

Quarter 3 report cards will be available to view in ParentVUE on Friday, April 23.

2020-21 Yearbook

Yes, there is going to be a yearbook for this school year 2020-2021!


To purchase your own yearbook, order directly from the TreeRing website:


Go to www.treering.com

Click on Buy Yearbook in the upper right corner.

Enter school's passcode: 1016021825331240

Follow instructions.


The deadline to order your yearbook, add your child's photos, and create custom pages is April 30th. Yearbooks will be mailed directly to your home.


This year, you can also make two complementary custom pages of your very own that will only print in your yearbook. This is great for the start of the year, school projects, and friends. Please see attached flyer.


This year, you can have your child's school picture either done by Dorian on Picture Day (April 20th) or you can send in your own photo.


If you're doing picture day. All you need to do is signup for a time slot if your student is 100% online. Nothing else needs to be done.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D4BAFA828A5FAC61-mary


If you would like to send in your photo, please follow these steps.

https://help.treering.com/hc/en-us/articles/360057155012?mobile_site=true

-If the Amazing Courtney Pate or someone else took your child's portrait in the fall, you need to send it in with the above steps.


Questions? Please email

mwyearbook2021@gmail.com

Only Oviparous Will Do

Do you know what "oviparous"means? Our Mary Woodward kindergartners do! They know it means "egg layer"or "any animal that comes from an egg!" They had a front row seat experience watching eggs incubate. They learned what happens at each stage in the 21 day journey from egg to chicken, and then, they got to watch them hatch into chicks! It was amazing!

Attendance Information

MW Attendance Line

503.431.4720

Attendance Email: woodwardattendance@ttsd.k12.or.us


If your student is absent from school, it is your responsibility to call the Attendance Line, 503.431.4720 or email woodwardattendance@ttsd.k12.or.us as early in the day as possible.

Because of the shortened school day, the automated attendance calls will start very early for each hybrid session. Automated calls go out for unexcused absences at 8:45 AM for the morning session and at 1:00 PM for the afternoon session. Our attendance secretary, Mrs. Debbie McRobert must hear from you early to excuse the absence before the robo calls start. Remember, Wednesdays will continue the same as before, with a morning meeting online, and asynchronous learning the rest of the day. Hybrid students do NOT come to the building on Wednesdays, but there is still school and attendance is taken.


It's great if you email the teacher if your student is absent, but please email the office at woodwardattendance@ttsd.k12.or.us as well. You can simply copy us on the email that you send to the teacher so you don't have to write two emails.


This is a good habit to start building whether your child is doing 100% online or hybrid instruction. Student safety is a priority at Mary Woodward, and it it essential that we hear from you whenever your child is absent from school.

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Kindergarten Registration is Open Online

Kindergarten enrollment for 2021-22 is underway. A child must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2021, to enter Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 School year

Parents/guardians will need the following to complete the enrollment process:

  • Your child's birth certificate
  • Proof of address (current resident electric, gas, or garbage bill, rental/lease agreement or property tax bill)
  • Immunization record

Go to the Enrollment page to complete the online enrollment process or to download the enrollment forms.

For more information, go to:
https://www.ttsdschools.org/Domain/3516

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Social Emotional Learning


The focus skills this week are:

  • Relationship Skills

  • Apologizing

  • Making Up for Mistakes

  • Forgiveness


Here are the family videos for this week:

How do you apologize?


Apologizing

Helping Kids to Apologize

Enseñando a los niños a disculparse



Handout for families to use at home:

Steps to Apologize

Pasos para Disculparse


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MW PSO Information

The PSO Needs You!

Are you looking to get involved, meet new friends, or help plan school wide events? Mary Woodward PSO has many volunteer opportunities from holding an elected Board position to working with a committee on PSO hosted events. Here are just a few committees that need your help: Art Literacy Team, Scrip, Caring Closet, Missoula Children's Theater, Spring Auction, Carnival, and Family Events.


We are also looking to fill our 2021-22 Board Positions. These six positions are elected positions help from July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022. These positions are as follows: President, President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer and Volunteer Coordinator. If you are interested in running for one of these positions, please reach out to Danielle Smart @ mwpsopresident@gmail.com to be added to the ballot. All nominations need to be submitted no later than May 3. Voting will take place at the final PSO meeting in May.


Be on the lookout for our last few dining out fundraisers. You can support our local businesses, give back to Mary Woodward, eat great food and have a night off from cooking!


Looking for MWW Spirit Swag? Email Danielle @ mwpsopresident@gmail.com for stock on hand.


Visit our PSO website at

https://www.marywoodwardpso.com/


Our Facebook page that keeps up to date with school happenings. Follow us on Facebook, just search for Mary Woodward PSO.


Sign up for Smile Amazon! AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com. Mary Woodward PSO is listed as a charitable organization. What a great way support our school while you do your shopping!

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Staying Connected with TTSD

This link show a chart on all the different ways to stay connected to what is going on in TTSD.

https://www.ttsdschools.org/domain/3523