Month: September 2017

9/19/2017

September is “Suicide Prevention Month” — and WMS is committed to “shining a light” on this sensitive and heartbreaking topic. A representative from Arlington County will be visiting our school TODAY — during all grade level lunches — with information about how to support others who are struggling with this serious issue. Be sure to […]

9/18/2017

Listen up, 8th graders! The morning assembly for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology will be starting at 8 o’clock SHARP!  All 8th grade TAs should make their way to the auditorium IMMEDIATELY so you can find your section before the presentation begins.  Get the information YOU NEED to create YOUR FUTURE! . […]

9/15/2017

Listen up, everybody — we’ve got some HOMEWORK for you this weekend!  So take out your agenda and write this down:  bring in your AGENDA MONEY!! . That’s right, those shiny new agendas cost 7-dollars each — and it’s YOUR responsibility to reimburse the school. So please, tell your parents to write a check to […]

9/14/2017

Lace ’em up, Wolf Pack!  It’s time to get the sport season started!  Tryouts for the defending County Champion Girls soccer team wrap-up TODAY.  8th grade girls should report to the field right after school for your chance to join the squad.  Go for the goal, soccer wolves! . Serve, Volley, Overhead SLAM!!   6th grade […]

9/13/2017

The “Wolf Pack” is gearing up for a big year in sports!  Tryouts for the defending County Champion Girls soccer team wrap-up this week.  8th grade girls should report to the field this THURSDAY after school — for your chance to join the squad.  Go for the goal, soccer wolves! . Serve, Volley, Overhead SLAM!!  […]

9/12/2017

It’s iPad roll-out day — for REAL this time!!  All 6th graders will be receiving their WMS iPads this morning in the library.  Just remember that these devices are NOT toys. You’ll be needing them for all of your academic classes this year — and it’s YOUR responsibility to keep them charged and in working […]

9/11/2017

TOMORROW is iPad roll-out day!  All 6th graders will be receiving their WMS iPads on TUESDAY in the library.  Just remember that these devices are NOT toys. You’ll be needing them for all of your academic classes this year — and it’s YOUR responsibility to keep them charged and in working order.  Rules and Guidelines […]

9/8/2017

The WMS Safety Assembly will be TODAY for all grade levels in the auditorium.  7th grade during 1st period; 8th grade during 3rd period; and 6th grade during 6th period.  Students are reminded to leave ALL of your books and belongings in your teacher’s classroom before the presentation, and to attend with courtesy and RESPECT […]

9/7/2017

The “Wolf Pack” is gearing up for Fall sports! The defending County Champion Girls Soccer team is holding tryouts next week: MONDAY for 6th grade, TUESDAY 7th, and THURSDAY for 8th grade. Boys Ultimate Frisbee begins next MONDAY after school in the gym. Boys from all grade levels are invited to join — no experience […]

9/5/2017

Welcome to the 1st day of a brand-new school year!! As we dive back in to our academic routine, please take some time this week to familiarize yourself with the new bell schedule. TA now ends at 7:58, and then begins WOLF TIME — a special period everyday that provides students an opportunity for extended […]