Waterford News

May 2016

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Kindergarten Parents- Please join us as we celebrate your Kindergartener!!!!
This Friday, May 13th from 10:00-11:00 am in the Waterford gymnasium. We will gather, with refreshments and cookies, to let you know just how much they have grown. We look forward to seeing there.

Waterford Elementary School Picnic

Join us for the Waterford Family Picnic on:

Wednesday, May 25, 2016


This school wide event will allow you to enjoy a picnic lunch with your students or students. Weather permitting lunch will be enjoyed outside, so feel free to bring necessary things to ensure you are comfortable to eat outside. Tickets will need to be purchased and forms will be sent out Monday, May 9. Adult lunches will be $3.00 and non-Waterford students children will be $1.90. Please return forms, as soon as possible, to assist with the food count. Thank you and see you there!

5th Grade Promotion

Attention 5th Grade Families
Please join us to celebration the promotion of our 5th Graders to the Goshen Middle School. This will be at the First Baptist Church-1011 S Indiana Ave, Goshen, IN 46526
Thursday, May 26, 2016
10:00-12:00 pm

We will have a wonderful program that includes the 5th Grade Choir, special guests, and a special reading from Mrs. Overton. We will finish up the morning with cake and refreshments. Make sure you join us for this wonderful celebration.

Field Day

This year field day will be held on Friday, May 27. Students will have the opportunity to play grade level games for an hour and assorted games in small groups for an additional hour. We will end the day eating Popsicles as a school.

**We are still looking for volunteers to lead some of the small group games. If you would be willing to donate your time, please contact the school.

IREAD Club has been a great success for all the students and we thank everyone for allowing your students to participate. Last date for IREAD Club will be Wednesday, May 25. We look forward to all IREAD Club students joining us for Summer School in June.


Beginning in this week, we will not allow charges in the cafeteria for the remainder of the school year. if your student's account falls below the cost of a meal he/she will receive a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with milk. Please help us keep your student's account current or feel free to pack their lunch. Thank you.

Textbook Rental Fees

The LAST DAY to pay TEXTBOOK RENTAL PAYMENTS is JUNE 1st!!! Parents: please pay your student’s fees as soon as possible, if you haven't already. These fees are used to buy needed textbooks and materials. Payments can still be sent with students or dropped off. Online payments can be done at www.goshenschools.org. After June 1st ALL payments will need to be done at our administration office. Thank you!!!

Health Clinic

PARENTS: If your child has medication in the health clinic, it must be picked up by an adult by the end of the year or it will be discarded. If you have any questions, please feel free to call. Thank you.

Summer School Reading Extravaganza

*For students already invited*

This year’s summer school program will take place here at Waterford Elementary:

Mondays – Thursdays


June 6th – June 23rd.

Both breakfast and lunch will be served to all attending students and transportation will be provided for all students who normally ride a bus.

Any question, comments or concerns please feel free to call our office at 574-533-6811.

Randy Miller

Assistant to the Principal

Waterford Elementary School

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