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January 22, 2019

Weekly Message for January 22, 2019

Hello Wakelon Families!  This is Ms. Cooper with the weekly message. 


Transportation: Our buses seem to be running smoothly now.  I hope you are noticing that they are arriving on time in the morning and afternoon.  If you have transportation concerns, please give us a call.  If we can’t answer your question, we will direct you to East Wake Transportation office. Please check the Here Comes the Bus link  daily to view where your child’s bus is located.


Student Assignment:  Parents assignment strips for the 19-20 school year were sent home last week.  Please review the information carefully.  If you have questions, about your child’s placement for next year, please give us a call.  We will do our best to answer your questions.


Carpool:  Carpool parents we will have new staff members working in carpool this 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!!!  Flyers were sent home today with students.


Clubs:  Clubs for students in 3rd-5th grade began last week.  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. 


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: Temple oranges, and Broccoli with ranch.   Please encourage your child to participate in this healthy snack choice. 

Important Dates:

  • Character Breakfast-January 29 at 8:00 (Invitation Only)
  • Report Cards-February 1
  • Middle of Year Awards Ceremony-February 8 (Invitation Only)
  • Early Release-February 15



 That’s it for this week!