Timberwolf Times

Vol. 1 Issue 30, March 6, 2019

Hello Timberwolf Nation!

A reminder that there will be no rotating advisory after Spring Break.


I hope that everyone has a good week!


Regards,


Dr. Melinda Stone

Principal

WoodCreek Junior High

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Counselor's Corner: ATTN 8th grade parents

Course Verification Letters have been sent home for all current 8th graders. This is not a schedule. This sheet is a list of classes that your student has requested to take for the 2019-2020 school year in high school. Please read and follow all directions. Course verification letters are DUE FRIDAY to your student's first period teacher.

2019 Spring Book Fair

The 2019 Spring Book Fair will be held in the LGI on Monday, March 4th to Friday, March 8th open from 8:15 to 3:55.


CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO WATCH THE BOOK TRAILERS. WE WILL CLOSE AT 2PM ON FRIDAY, MARCH 8TH.


http://www.scholastic.com/bookfairs/spring-ms-video

WCJH Boys Soccer Tryouts

Tryouts for boys’ soccer are right around the corner. Soccer tryouts for boys will be on April 1st with callbacks on April 2nd. 8th graders will try out in the mornings from 7:00- 8:30 while the 7th graders will tryout after school from 4:00- 5:30.


Online forms and physicals must be turned in along with parent signature from the "Soccer Tryout Info Packet" by Thursday, March 28th (forms can be found online or in the coaches’ office).


Late forms will not be accepted. We are excited to see all the talent come out this year!

WCJH Girls Soccer Tryout

Expectations


•Physicals must be completed on the official KISD form and turned in along with KISD on-line forms (go to https://katyisd.rankonesport.com/) by Thursday, March 28th to Coach Deforke (girls) in the coaches office.


•You must attend every day of your tryouts and BE ON TIME and ready to go!

Monday April 1

7th Grade 4:00-5:30PM

8th Grade 7:00-8:30AM


Tuesday April 2

7th Grade 7:00-8:30am

8th Grade 4:00- 5:00 pm


It is important for all athletes to be dropped off on time and picked up on time. All athletes are to be picked up at the FRONT of the school.


•Students will receive their letters letting them know if they made the team on April 2nd at the end of the school day for 7th graders and after tryouts from 8th graders.


•Players should not wear jewelry to tryouts and need to provide their own practice clothes. (PE uniforms or Athletics uniforms are fine.)


All tryouts are CLOSED. Parents must stay behind fenced areas during practice.


• Parents of players making the team will be asked to attend a parent meeting on Wednesday, April 3rd at 6:00pm in the commons at WCJH.

• All teams will practice Monday- Friday from 7:00- 8:30am, with the exception of game days. More information about practices will be given out at parent meeting.


Good luck and we are so excited to see you on the field!

Coach DeForke & Coach Lutes

Limited yearbooks available!

A limited number of extra yearbooks were ordered. Please note that all yearbooks ordered after March 1 are not guaranteed and are on a first come, first serve basis. Once the extra yearbooks are sold, all ordering will be closed!

Click this link to order your yearbook today

http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A01115687

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8th Grade End of Year Celebration!

8th graders, You are cordially invited to attend the Black and White Masquerade April 13, 2019 • 6 pm to 9 pm Early Bird Tickets $25 • After March 1st $30

#2019Masquerade


Online ticket sales started February 1st at www.wcjhpta.com Look for the detailed information packet here as well. https://www.wcjhpta.com/images/IMAGES/8CelebrationPacket2019.pdf

Got questions? Contact 8gradecelebration@wcjhpta.com


First 100 Tickets Purchased Get Custom Made Caricature by David Foster and Extra Raffle Entries!


Please buy a Ticket, sign and hand in Permission Slip to front office as well as submit a 4x6 Baby Photo for the graduates wall.


See info packet for details! https://www.wcjhpta.com/images/IMAGES/8CelebrationPacket2019.pdf

Cheer Information CRJH - AJH - OTHS - KHS

CRJH Cheerleader Tryouts

Tryout Clinic: Monday – Wednesday April 1-3

Mock Tryouts: Friday April 4

Tryout Day: Saturday April 6


CRJH Mascot Tryouts

Mascot Clinic: Thursday April 3

Tryouts: Friday April 4


You can direct any questions to Coach Smith at taradsmith@katyisd.org. If there is a parent that has a conflict with the meeting please have them email Coach Smith.


OTHS

Tryout Week: March 5th-8th

Mandatory Clinic: Tuesday, March 5th-Thursdat, March 7 (4:30pm-6:00pm)

Tryout Date: Friday, March 8th (starts at 4:30pm)


For more information please email Lindsay Loy at LindsayKloy@katyisd.org


KHS

Tryout Meeting ONLY - March 5th at 6pm in the KHS KBBC Gym


Any questions please contact Mrs. Sammons or Ms. Hyatt-Henson via email at robinDsammons@katyisd.org 281-237-1923 or patriciahenson@katyisd.org or 281-237-1849 however all of your questions should be answered at the meeting on March 5th!!!!



**CHEER PACKETS FOR ALL SCHOOLS MAY BE TURNED IN TO THE FRONT OFFICE AT WCJH.

Sister School Lunch

Sister school lunch hosted by WCJH PTA and sponsored by Rudy’s BBQ and Midway BBQ


Rudysbbq.com


Katybbq.com

PTA Executive Board for the 2019-2020 school year

The WCJH Nominating Committee has met and voted on the following slate of nominees for the WCJH 2019-2020 PTA Executive Board school year. We thank all our candidates and are pleased to announce the 2019-2020 PTA Executive Board Slate of Officers:


President - Rosario Harter

1st VP Programs - Lisa Carey

2nd VP Membership - Michelle Brooks

3rd VP Fundraising - Fami Smojver

4th VIPS - Julie Aasmyr

Treasurer - Barbara Gibson

Secretary - Meredith Bollich

The elections will be held at the next PTA General Membership Meeting on Thursday, March 21st at 10:30am in the LGI. Nominations can be made from the floor immediately before the election of each office for those who wish to present other candidates.


If you have any questions or need further information on the positions listed, please contact Tiffany Hoffman, Nominating Committee Chair at tiffanyhoffman93@yahoo.com.

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DI team goes to state

March 22-24 our award winning 2018-2019 Destination Imagination team ,“Chicks with Kicks”, will attend state tournament in Corpus Christi.


Teacher: Candice Trimm

IMPORTANT: 6TH GRADE PARENTS

The State of Texas requires specific immunizations for all 7th graders. The vaccines required, are the TDaP Booster, Meningococcal (1 dose AFTER age 10) and Varicella (2 doses). You will receive a notification, in the mail, if your student needs any vaccinations. Students must have these vaccinations (or Reasons of Conscience) before the start of 7th grade.

Lost and Found

Click the red link below for clothing lost and found items, these items only are in the front office by the PTA desk. All lunch boxes, water bottles, shoes, school supplies, and other clothing items will be stored in the cafeteria. Students can check upfront with Ms. Jen for lost and found electronics.

Clothing items will be photographed and displayed on the lost and found link on a 2 week cycle. Clothing items can be claimed in the front office by the PTA desk.


All ITEMS are DONATED EVERY 2 weeks.


Don't forget to put your name on items that you bring to school!

Southland Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament

The Southland Conference will return to the Merrell Center for the 12th consecutive year to host their Men’s and Women’s basketball tournaments from March 13th through March 17th.


The event will consist of fourteen collegiate basketball games over the course of five days with the winners advancing to the NCAA tournament.



One voucher for every student on our campus can be redeemed at the box office for a ticket to one tournament session, subject to seating availability.


Ask your child for the voucher that will be handed out this week!

Thank you!

A big thank you to the following business and/or community partners that have either made a donation of money, time or resources this school year to help WCJH students and teachers!


Appreciation Financial

Brazos Valley Credit Union

Katy Clear Orthodontics

Southern Divas

Spring Creek Barbecue

Jimmy Changas

Sole Reflexions

Zoners Pizza & Wings

Hasta la Pasta

Lost Cucos

Royal Berry Smoothie Bar

Los Cucos

New Star Nails

Toasted Yolk

Chic-Fil-A Pin Oak

Raising Cane's

Altitude Trampoline Park

Lolo Buttons

THAT STORAGE PLACE

HEB Pin Oak

Great Harvest

Tracy Janosko- SeeTimSell Realty

Supernatural Massage

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Upcoming

March 11th-15th - Spring Break


April - 9th-10th - STARR TESTING


April 13th - 8th Grade Dance (6pm-9pm)


May 13th - 16th - STARR TESTING


May 20th - 8th Grade Clap Out


May 20th - Spring Semester Exams (6th period)


May 21 - Spring Semester Exams (1st and 8th periods)


May 22 - Spring Semester Exam ( 2nd and 3rd periods)


May 23 - Spring Semester Exam ( 4th and 5th periods)

Early Dismissal Day

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