Morning Announcements for Friday, November 9, 2018
Today is Day 1
* WMS will be closed this Monday, November 12th in observance of Veteran’s Day. Please
make sure that you take everything home with you today that you will need to work on
over the weekend, as the school building will be closed on Monday.
* Term 1 Report cards can be accessed by your parents/guardians electronically after the
end of the school day today. Report cards will be available via your parents/guardian
Portal account. Grades and comments are in two different tabs, so please be sure to
* Attention 6th, 7th and 8th graders: Do you like Geography? Does competition get you
excited? If so, we have an event for you! On Tuesday, November 20th, the whole school
will be doing the preliminaries for the National Geographic Geography Bee. The top 10
finishers overall will participate in the school finals in December. If you want to
practice or see what kinds of questions are being asked, you have a Geography Bee
app on your iPad. Your social studies teachers will give more details in the days to come.
* Boys Interested in playing Ice Hockey: There will be an information meeting today after
school at 2:30pm in the cafeteria.
* iPads for Parent’s Evening will be held this Tuesday, November 13th from 6:30 – 8:00pm
in the cafeteria. This event is for your parents/guardians to come and learn more about
iPads and how they are used at WMS.
* Looking ahead: The Fitness & Health staff is very excited for our 22nd Annual Turkey
Promenade on Wednesday, November 21st. More details to follow.