Return to Headlines

November 7, 2022

Hello WFE Families, 

In this email, please find the "abbreviated" school schedule for this week and information from our PTA::

  • Tuesday, November 8th is Election Day; no school for students.
  • Thursday, November 10th is an early release day. School will dismiss at 1:45. Please make sure your child’s teacher knows how he/she will go home.
  • Friday, November 11th is Veteran’s Day. School is closed for everyone.

PTA Events:

  • Papa John's Spirit night is coming up on Tuesday, November 8th
  • Campus Beautification Day is November 19th, 9am-11am. A flyer with more information will be inside your students Monday folder next week.

A note from our PTA:

Hello WFiSMES Families,


November is a month of thanksgiving and the WFiSMES PTA is thankful for YOU, our students, staff, community, and paw-some WFiSMES families!  This month, the PTA is trying something new....a thankFALL no fuss fundraiser!  This fundraiser will run today (November 7) through November 30th! 


Here's how it works:

No Fuss

There's nothing to sell, no laps to run, no pressure!  Just signup to create a fundraising page for your child and share it with friends, family, and neighbors, and give/donate if you are able!  Simply select one of the donation levels, or choose your own amount to give.  All donations are tax-deductible! 


Click here to signup TODAY:  OR text ThankFALL to 919-626-3277 


All students who register for our thankFALL fundraiser will be entered into a raffle to win a Nintendo Switch Lite!

 All students who register for our thankFALL fundraiser will also get a WFiSMES Keychain!


Why We Are Doing This 

Wake Forest iStem Magnet Elementary School PTA's mission is to support, engage, and advocate for our students, staff and our paw-some community!  We are dedicated to creating a welcoming and accessible academic community through our programs, activities, and financial support.  


Funds raised will support our PTA's budget, which covers the following (and more!):

  • Family/Community Events
  • Teacher Grants
  • Specials/Extracurricular Activities Support
  • Student Enrichment Programs
  • Campus Beautification
  • Student Celebrations
  • Campus Beautification
  • Teacher and Staff Appreciation


The student with the most donations received will win a brand new hoverboard!  

The student with the second most in donations received will win a brand new bicycle!   

Get $25 in donations and get a Mini Fidget Snake Cube!  

Get $50 in donations and get a LED Jelly Spike Yo-Yo Ball!

Get $100 in donations and get a 8.5" LCD Writing Tablet!  

Questions?  Let us know via email at  


Thank you so much for your support!  We are thankFALL for you all!




As always, thank you for supporting WFiSMES! Have a great week!


Principal Smith