Worcester Weekly Happenings

December 7th - December 13th

MR. SORGINI'S WEEKLY BLOG UPDATE

December 7th - December 13th

Monday 12/7 -
  • Student Council Shopping Trip, 9:15-12:00
  • Winter Concert, 2:00pm & 7:00pm
  • Science Explorers, 3:40pm-4:40pm

Tuesday 12/8

  • Environmental Club
  • Afterschool Sports 3:30-5:00 PM (volleyball)


Wednesday 12/9-

  • Environmental Club


Thursday 12/10-

  • Thursday, December 3rd – Afterschool Sports 3:30-5:00 PM (volleyball)


Friday 12/4 -

ANNOUNCEMENTS

MUSIC NEWS - BAND, CHORUS & ORCHESTRA

No morning rehearsals for orchestra, band, or chorus until January.


STUNDENT COUNCIL NEWS

Student Council’s Annual Holiday Shopping Trip to Target will take place this Monday, December 7th. ALL Student Council members and parent chaperones must attend the meeting at 8:10 in the library. The trip will take place from 9:15-12:00.

Student Council will be purchasing holiday gifts and food items for families within the Methacton School District that are in need of assistance.


WINTER CONCERT PARTICIPANTS

The Worcester winter concert is Monday, December 7 at 7 p.m. 3rd and 4th grade chimes, 4th grade Band, 4th grade chorus, and 3rd and 4th grade orchestra students will be participating. Students will need their instruments, music, and folder at school on Monday, December 7 and should wear nice school clothes for the school performance. The evening performance begins at 7 p.m. Students should arrive at 6:30 and wear nice, dressy clothes for the evening performance.


HEALTH & PHYSICAL EDUCATION NEWS

Please click on this link for the newest addition of the Elementary Health & Physical Education Newsletter (November/December) - http://www.methacton.org/Page/15498


HOLIDAY WORKSHOP THANK YOU

A HUGE thank you from the holiday workshop committee to all of our wonderful holiday workshop volunteers! We had over 50 volunteers over the course of the week helping our students find the perfect gift for everyone on their list. Thank you for giving of your time during this busy season -- we could not have done it without you!


LOW COST INTERNET ACCESS

Comcast Offers Low Cost Internet Access to Families in Need

Click on the following link for more information: http://www.methacton.org//site/default.aspx?PageID=6504


WORCESTER/METHACTON SPIRITWEAR

The spirit wear company, Lower Left Corner, will be providing a variety of different Worcester Spirit Wear to purchase. You can still purchase items via their website, http://lowerleftcorner.com/collections/worcester-elementary-school.


RECYCLING NEWS...KEEPING OUR EARTH CLEAN & GREEN

****NEW BRIGADE...CLEANER PACKAGING BRIGADE****
Cleaner Packaging Brigade accepted waste:
1. Pumps and caps
2. Trigger
3. Pouches
4. Flexible cleaner product packaging
Check out the acceptable waste poster at https://www.terracycle.com Please note...this brigade only accepts the caps and triggers on cleaning products like laundry detergent, dish detergent, triggers on spray bottle cleaners, and the flexible refill pouches. The bottle part of the cleaners should be recycled through your home recycling companies.
SOLO CUP BRIGADE
As the holidays approach and you entertain, let us help you recycle any plastic cup with a #6. Please rinse the cups before sending them to school.
JUICE POUCH BRIGADE
This brigade may be closing...send in your Juice Pouches by December 18th. Help us reach our goal of 60 pounds.​


VOLUNTEERING AT WORCESTER

If you plan to volunteer in school, please make sure your clearances are up to date. Click here to access the volunteer clearance information located on the District's webpage.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 12/24 - January 1/4/16 - No School