Willie Brown Elementary News

November 17, 2017

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Superintendent's Star Award Recipient

Congratulations to 3rd grade Eagle Isabelle Hounsel! She was recognized at Tuesday night's MISD Board Meeting for her strong character...responsibility, respect, trustworthiness, etc. Isabella is pictured here with her sweet family.

Donations Needed

We are in need of certain sizes of items for the WBE clinic. If you are cleaning out closets over the break, keep us in mind! Items needed are:

*sizes 5-7 boys underwear and pants

*all sizes girls pants

Miles for Meredith 5K & Fun Run

Good luck to all of our Eagles and their families who will be participating in the Miles for Meredith 5K & Fun Run tomorrow! We are hoping to bring home the big prize again this year!

Toys for Tots Drive

The holidays are right around the corner and preparations are underway for another great event in the MISD community! MISD is once again hosting a Toys for Tots Toy Drive & Community Event...it our 5th annual toy drive! Willie Brown Elementary is ready to receive your donations of new, unwrapped toys. The toys collected here at WBE will be taken to the MISD Center for Performing Arts to be displayed on December 6th for the Community Event. This is an awesome way for your family to give to others in our community. Willie Brown students will receive 1 house point for every new, unwrapped toy donated.
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Christmas Cards through Minted.com

Throughout the month of November, when you order your Christmas cards through Minted.com and use the code FUNDRAISEWILLIE , you will save 15% off your order!! Minted then donates 15% back to us!!! The program is running ONLY the month of November. Feel free to email me with any questions! hubbard_megan@yahoo.com

Thank you for all your support!

Gifted & Talented Informational Meeting

WBE Kinder Parents,

On Tuesday, November 28th beginning at 6:00pm, WBE Gifted & Talented Program Coordinator, Kim Greig, will be holding a meeting for Kindergarten parents. She will be discussing the elements of the Gifted and Talented program in MISD and the qualification process. If you are at all interested in learning more about the program and if this would be a program for your child, please attend this informational meeting.

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Who's Who at WBE

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1st Grade Field Trip 11/29

First grade will be going to Casa Manana on Thursday 11/29 to see a musical. Thank you WBE PTA for providing the funds for this enriching experience!

Mooyah Spirit Night 11/30

YUM!!! Who is up for a night off from cooking on a Thursday night? ME!!! Join fellow WBE families at the local Mooyah between 4:00 and 9:00. Mention that you are with Willie Brown Elementary and a portion of the proceeds from your order go back to our school! That's a Win-Win!
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