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January 8, 2019

Weekly Message for January 8, 2019


Happy New Year Wakelon Families!  This is Ms. Cooper with the weekly message. 


Transportation: Recently we have experienced delayed arrival and departure for some of our buses.  The transportation department has informed us that this is due to mechanical issues and a shortage of drivers.  Please check the Here Comes the Bus link  daily to view where your child’s bus is located.


Kindergarten Kick-Off:  It’s time for kindergarten registration for the 19-20 school year!  We will hold our kick-off event on Thursday, February 7.  The times are 8:30-10:00 and 4:30-6:00.  Please come out and register your child.  Refreshments will be served along with parting gifts for all students.  Please come out and join us!!!


Clubs:  Clubs for students in 3rd-5th grade will begin on Thursday, January 17.  All clubs will be held afterschool from 4:15-5:30 except Running club which is on Thursday mornings at 7:45. Parents, please make arrangements for your child to be picked up on time. 


Helping Hands: Students who are participating in our Helping Hands program should be picked up by 5:30 each Thursday.  Students who are not picked up on time will be removed the program. 


Snacks:  Our students receive a fresh fruit and vegetable snack three days a week this month (Monday, Wednesday and Friday).  The snack menu for this week is as follows: Kumquats, Pink lady apples, and Snow Peas with ranch.   Please encourage your child to participate in this healthy snack choice. 

Important Dates:

  • Make up Day (full day)-January 18
  • MLK Holiday- January 21
  • Report Cards-February 1



 That’s it for this week!