CHECK IT OUT!!!! Here is WGSD's submission to HGTV's Hometown Takeover. To view the video please visit https://bit.ly/2Uoj92u. This is also posted on the WGSD Facebook page!
CONGRATULATIONS to all of our students that competed in the MATH 24 competition earlier this week and to 6 of our students that have qualified for the Regional Math 24 Meet at Washington Caldwell on Wednesday, February 5. Math 24 is a mental math card game in which participants use the four numbers on the card, and any combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication or division, to arrive at a solution of 24. The top six competitors from each elementary school are invited the district tournament, where they compete against students from the other schools for the six spots at the regional tournament.
October is National Emotional Wellness Month. Stress is part of life, and in small doses, can actually be beneficial to our health. However, for some, stress can be overwhelming; leading to a mental health crisis. Stress if just one cause that can lead to a mental health concern. Millions of Americans are affected by mental health conditions every year, affecting every age group. Waterford Graded School District wants you to know that there is help out there. If you ever have concerns about how mental health could be affecting your child while at school, please contact the District RN, Chris McMahon (262-514-8250, ext: 6514); the District LPN, Kim Allen (262-514-8250, ext: 1056), or the Director of Student & Staff Services, Jane Aegerter (262-514-8250, ext: 1051). In addition, WGSD offers our families help through Aurora’s Student and Family Assistance Program (SFAP). Help begins as soon as you make the call. Give the SFAP program a call at 1-800-236-3231.
Calling all 4K-6th Graders - Join us for our Dance Stars Christmas Themed Program. This themed dance class is packed with interactive fun for all! Class will be divided based on skill/experience level. REGISTRATION DEADLINE = Oct 31. Register Online today - http://bit.ly/WaterfordRecreation
Dear WGSD Families, The way that you find the monthly menus on our website has changed. The menus will no longer be pushed out through Facebook, but will be available on either the district or specific school site. To locate the menus you will need to select "Menu" at the top of the page, then select "For Parents" and click on "Food Service". This is a direct link to all school menus. You will also be able to see calorie and allergy information. Paper menus will still be available at your child's school.
Just a reminder to WEAR WHITE tomorrow to show support for White Ribbon Week!
Dear Parents or Guardians of WGSD Children, We would like to share with you the upcoming program flyer for the 2019-2020 Parents United presentations. These free programs present timely and informative information, in a neutral forum, for parents and professionals. If you are interested in attending any of the free presentations, you can register at http://parentsunitedwi.org/register-now/ or by calling 262-345-7810.
Mark your calendars for this fun event on September 29th. Registration will start at 11:30 and the walk will start at 12:30. Use this link:http://shop.schoolathon.org/191556 to register your student: Group ID is 150416.
Our office will be closed Friday, June 21st until Wednesday, July 31st. Feel free to call/visit our District office with any questions @ 262-514-8250, 819 W. Main St. You can also email Alicia Burton: firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
New to Woodfield/Waterford? Please email Alicia Burton: email@example.com for enrollment paperwork. You can also call (262-534-8250) or visit our district office at 819 W. Main Street. We look forward to meeting you!
Waterford Recreation Summer Playground Registration Deadline is May 31st. Explore the Options... Enjoy the Fun @ the Waterford Recreation Summer Playground Program! Join us for 8 weeks of summer fun - June 17 through August 9. Visit our website for a listing of all options available. http://bit.ly/WaterfordRecreation
Field Day Sign Up! We are asking for family volunteers to sign up to help us with our Field Day celebrations on Tuesday, June 4th! Sign up by clicking the link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdDKR3lbNP6XeNa376HjAKnu6anaXN7uK95yw30oW2o_D-pLQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
The Woodfield PTO is happy to announce that we will once again be offering one-stop shopping for all your 2019-2020 back to school needs! Please click here: https://www.write-stuff.com/storefront/school/woodfield for ordering link. Free shipping by June 7, 2019.
**UPDATE** Please read the attached flyer regarding the WIS 20/83 Reconstruction Project. Note that there will be a public information meeting on Tuesday, April 30 from 4:00-6:00 pm at the Waterford Library. This will be hosted by the WisDOT and Zenith Tech. There will be project staff there to answer any questions you may have.
*UPDATE* Please read the most recent update for the WIS 20/83 Reconstruction Project. Please note that traffic will shift within the downtown area of Waterford. During this work, no street parking will be allowed on Main Street. For additional information please see that attached flyer for contact information.
Lunch Menu Update: Please note the following changes to the March lunch menu. On Tuesday, March 12, a BBQ pork sandwich has replaced the chicken drumstick. On Monday, March 18, pizza sticks with sauce will replace the chicken drumstick.
Calendar Update: February 25 will now be a snow make-up day. All students should plan on attending as a regular school day.
School Closing Update: All Waterford Graded Schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday January 31st. This includes any after school activities and before/after school care.
Due to inclement weather, all afternoon and evening activities are cancelled on January 22, 2019 for the Waterford Graded Schools.
Stop by the Book Fair tonight or tomorrow during parent-teacher conferences! Click the link to order online: http://onlinebookfairs.scholastic.com/entrance.aspx?FID=3859804&direct=Y All online orders ship for free to our school! Any purchase benefits WOODFIELD!!!
All WGSD phone systems are now fully functional. TDS identified and repaired the issue. Thank you for your patience!
Join us Friday, October 19th 5 - 8p.m. for our Family Fall Festival! See our news section for more information! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Q-Yej1kEPTHZuDD0yR8r-0NKbIXLnE9Mw-Pi9gMd55c/edit?usp=sharing
Don't forget to log onto to Skyward Family Access beginning Monday, August 6th to register each of your children via Skyward. Click here for the website: https://skyweb.waterford.k12.wi.us/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsEAplus/fwemnu01.w Visit our news section for more details.
Note: A correction to the Feb Lunch Menu. Feb.22 was marked as No School day on the Elem Lunch Menu. It's an Early Release.The Printable menus have been fixed on the website. Sorry for any confusion!
4K registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be February 6th & 8th from 11am-6pm. Please contact our office with questions, 262-514-8230.
This is how WGSD celebrated 2017 Hour of Code; a program designed to encourage interest in computer science. https://www.wevideo.com/view/1032778314
The first of four community listening sessions regarding the future of Fox River Middle School will be held tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the Evergreen gym.
In Person Registration today from 10:30-5:30 At Woodfield.
First Day of School for 5K-8 Grades September 5, 2017 First Day of School for 4K Grade September 6, 2017
Last Day of School for 5K - 7th Grade Early Release: K-6 dismiss at 11:30 AM; 7th dismiss at 12:45 PM
Summer Break June 9, 2017—September 4 (First day of 2017-18 School Year Sept. 5, 2017)
Last Day of School for 4K and 8th Grade: June 7
The annual Woodfield Ice Cream Social is scheduled for Wed., May 24th after school until 5:00 p.m. in the cafeteria! We hope that you can join us to celebrate the end of another great school year!
Box Top Competition By Wings will end on May 26th. The totals as of May 12 are: Red Wing: 504 Green Wing: 1145 Blue Wing: 897
Monday, May 1 is a Teacher Inservice Day. There is No School for students. Thank you!