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Week of May 20, 2024

Happy Friday Wakelon Families!


This is Principal Nealy with our Wakelon Weekly Updates! I hope that you are all doing well. 


Spirit Week: We will be having a spirit week the week of 5/20 to get everyone excited about the upcoming EOGs. Please view this document to see the themes.


EOY Safety Patrol Breakfast: ALL 23-24 Safety Patrol students will be invited to breakfast with Ms. Stephens and Mrs. Nealy on May 22nd from 9:30-10:00.


Rising Kindergarten Orientation:  If you have a rising kindergarten student please be sure to come out and join us on May 23rd from 4:30-5:30 pm.  At this time you will learn all about kindergarten requirements and expectations, meet all the kindergarten teachers and Principal Nealy, and get a head start on all items needed for the 24/25 school year.  


EOG/Literacy Family Engagement Event: This event will also take place on May 23rd.  We will have some yummy food trucks on campus from 5:00-6:00 for dinner options.  The EOG Parent Session will take place in the cafeteria from 6:00-7:00 for all 3rd, 4th, and 5th-grade students and families.  We will have some fun Literacy Engagement activities for students and families in grades Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd. The Wakelon staff will also have a raffle for Gift Baskets during this event.   We hope to see you all there.  Please use this link to RSVP for this great event.  You do not want to miss this!

Raffle Baskets:  You do not need to want to miss the opportunity to earn one of our baskets.  All baskets are valued at 20.00 or more.  Families are encouraged to come to our May 23rd Family Engagement Night.  Tickets only cost a dollar.  Look at these amazing baskets by clicking here. We hope to see you there.


Club Unify Soccer Game: This event will occur on Thursday, May 23rd from 9:30-11:30.  This is a HUGE school-wide event where we can see and participate in the beauty of inclusion, sportsmanship, and teamwork.. (Rain Date is May 24th at 9:30)


Character Trait: We will have our last Character Celebration for the 23/24 school year on Friday, May 24th.  Invitations for all students who are being recognized will be shared by your child’s teacher.


June PTA Newsletter & Calendar:  Please click here to view the May  PTA Newsletter and Calendar.  All upcoming school events can be found here. 


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@WakelonES and @DenaNealy


Kind Regards,

Principal Nealy