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NURSE’S NOTES

Please click HERE to read about the winners of Annin’s 16th Annual Hand Washing Poster Contest as well as information on HPV and Influenza.

 

TOYS OF KINDNESS

Dear Parents,

The Peer Leaders invite you to participate in the Toys of Kindness drive. Please encourage your child to pick up a slip of paper with the details of age and gender of the child, who they will buy a toy for, from the Toys of Kindness table during lunch in the cafeteria starting from Nov. 19th to Nov. 21st. The toys need to be packed and dropped at school starting from Dec. 10 to Dec. 13th in the morning. Please look at the Flyer for more details and contact us if you have any questions.

Best Regards,

Chairs of Gifts of Kindness Committee
Kala Hariharan (Kala_hhv@yahoo.com)
Sona Mukadam (mukadams101@gmail.com)
Anita Maschhoff (anita_maschhoff@yahoo.com)

“ARTIFICIAL MATURITY” Book Talk

WAMS Parent Book Talk Opportunity – WAMS will be hosting a book talk for interested parents on the topic of overexposure of information that our children face from a young age.  The title of the book is called “Artificial Maturity” by Tim Elmore.

In this book talk, parents will be able to discuss with school professionals the practical steps adults can take as outlined in this book to furnish students with the experiences they need to balance their abilities with authentic maturity.

Book Talk will be facilitated by Mr. Dan Lederer (Assistant Principal) and Dr. Barbara Bush (Student Assistance Counselor and  Licensed Psychologist)

Date, Time, and Venue

Friday, November 16, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (WAMS Media Center) or
Friday, December 14, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (WAMS Media Center)

Please RSVP to Mr. Lederer @ ​dlederer@bernardsboe.com​, with your name, your child’s name and grade level, and the date you would like to attend.  If you would like to attend an evening session, please email Mr. Lederer as well.

Please click HERE for detail information about this opportunity.

2018-2019 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AT WAMS

The WAMS PTO depends on parent volunteers to help make any event during the school year a success. You can help in various ways – as a committee co-chair, to plan & execute or as a committee volunteer by assisting the chairs in the execution of various event.

Click here to sign-up.

If you’d like to learn more about a position and its responsibilities, please reach out to the VP Volunteers at wamsptocommittees@gmail.com.

ONGOING FUNDRAISERS

Land’s End: Make sure to enter our school code 900175647 when shopping at landsend.com

Frozen Falls: Just mention WAMS PTO when paying.