10/10/17

  • We’ve been talking about it all year — but now it actually begins.  WOLF TIME officially kicks-off TODAY following the Morning Announcements.  TA teachers will be telling everyone the location of your first WOLF TIME rotation, so head there quickly for attendance and first-day activities.  Have fun, everyone!
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  • Calling all Math Lovers! The “countdown” is on for Math Counts! The first meeting is TODAY during ASP 1 in room WW 1. Students from all grades are welcome to come and have fun with numbers. See Ms. Janney or Mr. Mencarini with any questions. You can “count” on it!
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  • Latinas Leading Tomorrow — otherwise known as the LLT — will be holding its first meeting of the year on THURSDAY during ASP 1 in room 214. Members and allies are encouraged to come and join the discussion! See Ms. Winter with any questions.
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  • The WMS Model UN Club will be meeting this THURSDAY during ASP 1 in room 202 for both new and returning members.  See Ms. Carlson with any questions.
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  • The Best Buddies Club will have its first meeting on FRIDAY during WOLF TIME in room 108. This inspirational club is your chance to really make a difference in our school — and with our amazing kids. Just get a pass from your TA teacher, then come on down and join the fun and games. See Ms. Rogers with any questions. Thanks, Buddy!!
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  • How would you like to be featured in a special section of the yearbook this year?  From now until the end of October, the WMS yearbook is accepting pictures for both its “Summer Vacation” and “Now & Then” sections of its annual publication.  If you’ve got some fun pics, just email them to elizabeth.briones@apsva.us or bring them down to room 136.  See Ms. Briones with any questions.
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  • Hey, everybody — are your ready to be KIND? The WMS Kindness Club is proud to present: SOCKTOBER!! All month long, students and staff are encouraged to donate new socks for the homeless. But that’s not all: new gloves, mittens, hats, and scarves, plus new or gently used jackets and blankets are also welcome donations.
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    Just drop your items in your TA donation box to participate. And the TA in each grade with the most donations wins a TA breakfast! So do your part and be kind those in need. Together, WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!!
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  • Listen up, Wolves! That grungy old sweatshirt you’re wearing has GOT to go. It’s time to show your Wolf Pack Pride in STYLE.  For a limited time only, you can order from a FIERCE new collection of Spirit Wear — including a hoodie sweat shirt, sweat pants, and long sleeve ‘T.’  Just get an order form from the WMS PE Department, or download a copy from the WMS website.  Orders must be received by next MONDAY, so act fast!
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  • As we continue our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, students in the lunchroom will be treated to “Cumbia” and “Punta” music today. Cumbia is a traditional courtship dance from the Caribbean; while Punta is a traditional dance from numerous Central American countries. Remember — Hispanic Heritage is American Heritage!!