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School Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - 3:20 pm Thurs 9:00 am - 1:40 pm
Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Thurs 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Announcements for the week of March 3, 2014
Good Evening Grizzlies, this is Mrs. Huff with the Willow Grove weekly update.
Literacy Day was a comical good time! Our morning read aloud was standing room only! Our Grizzlies read 23,972 pages today during our "Drop Everything and Read" time! Congratulations, Daniela Vartani for guessing the closest number of pages read school wide. Way to go Grizzly Readers! Thank you to our chairs, Sally Lee and Kathy Miyamoto.
USED BOOK SALE
Literacy Day kicked off our collection of used books for our Spring Used Book Sale. All this month you can bring in both children and adult themed books to the front lobby collection box. Thank you.
CONGRATULATIONS WILLOW GROVE STAFF OF THE YEAR!
While we have an outstanding staff that support students in an amazing way every day, Willow Grove selects two staff members each year to represent us as Teacher and Classified Staff of the Year. Congratulations this year to Stephanie Martin, our awesome Transitional Kindergarten Teacher, and Kelley Magill, our awesome Administrative Assistant!
VARIETY SHOW- March 5th, 6th, and 7th This is our week to shine!
The variety show is here! All participants, curtain hands, and emcees need to arrive at the MPR 5:00 sharp in costume and ready to go! Doors will be open for family and friends at 5:30, and our show will start at 6:00 p.m. The same day that your rehearsal was is the same day as your show. Invite your family, friends and fellow WG students. Come support and cheer on your friends! Wednesday, 3/5 5-6:30 Thursday, 3/6 5-6:30 Friday, 3/7 5-8:00 Any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the date for our annual Science Night, March 13th, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Learn amazing chemistry secrets, discover medical mysteries, learn about earthquakes and sit in our planetarium to learn about the stars! This is an exciting night for all family members!
BOOK TALK Congratulations, Milan Shah!
You will be our next guest on our Grizzly Book Talk during announcements. Milan will give us a review and opinion of the book Frog and Toad Together on Tuesday, March 11th.
ATTENTION FIFTH GRADE PARENTS!
The yearbook contains a special section dedicated to 5th grade baby pictures! A flyer went home this week with instructions to participate. Please upload your baby photo, recent photo and sentiment to: http://www.willowgrovepta.org/yearbook/fifth-grade-photos as soon as possible! Thank you.
ATTENTION PARENTS OF 4TH GRADERS ATTENDING THE SACRAMENTO TRIP
Mark your calendars for a mandatory parent meeting that will be held on Monday, March 10th. The meeting is being offered at 8:00am and 4:00pm in Mrs. Choe's classroom, room B-9. Please choose the meeting time that works best for you. Flight information and other logistics will be reviewed. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Bedard at email@example.com
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION
There will be a parent information night regarding Transitional Kindergarten at Painted Rock Elementary School on Thursday, March 6th, at 6:00 p.m. Additional information can be found on our District's website,www.powayusd.com.
It's going to be a grrrrreat Grizzly week..see everyone tomorrow!
Need information about 2014-2015 Enrollment? Go to the New Enrollment tab, then WGES New Enrollment. There you will find the links for the enrollment dates and other important dates. More information will be posted soon. Enrollment forms will be available at the end of April. Please do not print out the ones online right now. If you have any further questions please call the office.