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January 15, 2019

Weekly Message for January 15, 2019

Hello 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.


Carpool:  Carpool parents we will have new staff members working in carpool beginning next week.  You must have your carpool number visible when coming thru the line.  If you have lost your tag or don’t have it with you, you will be asked to park and to go inside to check your child out.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation.


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: White Grapes, Temple oranges, and Zucchini 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!