Friday, October 5, 2012

School News

Explore the Scholastic Book Fair!
West Middleton's Annual Scholastic Book Fair Family Night is Tuesday, October 9 from 3 PM to 7 PM. Join us and explore the wide selection of Scholastic Books not available elsewhere, meet and greet Clifford, do a theme-related activity, and browse your teacher's wish list. Be sure to stop on over and pick out your pumpkin from West Middleton's Pumpkin Patch on the front lawn from 3 PM to 6 PM.
 
For more information about the Book Fair and to shop online, please visithttp://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/westmiddleton. Interested in volunteering, please email Laura McIntosh atlmmc1@yahoo.com.  


Wear Your Tie Dye T-shirts
Thank you to art teacher Marnie Hyland and the wonderful volunteers who helped tie dye t-shirts during art classes. Reminder: wear your tie dye with pride every Friday, during field trips, and for school assemblies.


Wed., Oct. 17th: Staff Appreciation Lunch
Our school community celebrates our WM staff with six lunches throughout the school year. On October 17th, the First Grade families will bring in their favorite family recipes to treat our 70 full and part-time staff members. For more information, contact Jennifer Braun atjenbraun12@gmail.com.


Clothing Donations
Gently-used or new clothing is currently needed in our school community for girls size M/L juniors long-sleeved shirts/sweaters, 10/12 juniors pants and underwear, and shoes in size 7. To donate any of these items or to discuss cold-weather clothes donations of any kind, please contact Susan Sims-Mormino, Social Worker, WM Rm 108, email:ssims-mormino@mcpasd.k12.wi.us.


Schools of Hope at West Middleton
This year an exciting tutoring program has come to West Middleton. The Schools of Hope Project recruits and trains volunteer tutors to work with students struggling in literacy and math. A Middleton fall training session will be held on Tues., Oct. 16th from 6:15 to 7:45 PM in the West Middleton library. Contact: Laurie Gebhard, Tutor Coordinator for AmeriCorps Schools of Hope, email:lgebhard@mcpasd.k12.wi.us.

0 comments:

Post a Comment