3/13/2019

  • Today is an EARLY RELEASE DAY at WMS, so we’ll be following a shortened schedule. Be advised that TA will end promptly at 8 A.M., and the school day will be over at 11:54. Be sure to check with your TA teacher for your class schedule and lunch period. Hooray for the short day!!
    .
  • 2019 March Madness Tournament of Books, Sweet 16The March Madness Tournament of Books is underway! Make your picks for the Sweet-16 — then vote using the QR code located around the school, or follow the link in today’s Morning Announcements Blog. And if your TA filled out a class bracket, be sure to turn it in to Ms. Han for a chance at a championship prize!  May the best book win!!
    **CLICK HERE** to cast your vote for the Tournament of Books!**
    .
  • It’s time to “Tidy Up,” Williamsburg!  This month, we’re hopping on the KonMari Bandwagon as the WMS Kindness Club launches its “Clean Out Your Closet Campaign.”  From now until March 22nd, students and staff are encouraged to donate clean, gently used, and quality clothing to “The Clothesline for Arlington Kids.” Collection bins are located outside of the library. Donate to the Kindness Club fundraiser — and SPARK JOY for those in need!
    .
  • 2-4-6-8 who do we appreciate?  CHEERLEADERS!  The WMS Cheerleaders are collecting toiletries and feminine products for Arlingtonians in-need — and today is your LAST CHANCE to donate. Please bring your items to the donation bin located outside of the Girls Locker Room.
    .
  • All middle schoolers are invited to the upcoming APS “Color of Leadership Boys & Girls Conference — This is Me!” — scheduled for SATURDAY, March 30th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kenmore Middle School. This exclusive program includes leadership workshops, roundtable discussions, mentoring, and of course FREE FOOD!! Interested students MUST complete a permission slip and register for the event to reserve a place. For more information and to sign up, please see Ms. Cameron or go to the main office.
    .
  • Hey, 7th grade — How would YOU like to be on the Yearbook Staff next year? The WMS Yearbook is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. This select group of students meet during TA and Wolf Time all year long — taking pictures, learning graphic design, and creating a keepsake for the ages. And while it’s NOT a class for a grade, it’s still a highly rewarding club and resume booster. Just swing by room 137 for more information and to get an application from Ms. Kontos. The WMS Yearbook — Be a Part of the Pride!!