As the 2019/2020 school year begins, the WIS 20/83 Reconstruction Project is still underway. Please note the following impacts when planning your route to/from school: - Main Street remains closed to through traffic, with one lane in each direction available for access to and from the schools. - Pedestrians coming from the east will need to utilize the sidewalk along Racine St. to Club Ln. to the crosswalk at Rivermoor Road (as depicted in the map). The sidewalk on the south side of Main Street, east of Rivermoor Road, remains closed. - Pedestrians coming from the west should utilize the temporary crossings at the Buena Park Road intersection, and the path along the south side of Main Street. While the reconstruction of Main Street continues, please exercise caution, follow construction signage and remind children to be aware of the construction activities that will continue through the fall.
Summer Playground Registration Deadline is tomorrow - Friday, May 31st. Drop off your paperwork/payment at any Waterford Graded School office or in the black lock box outside district office (located at Evergreen School). All paperwork must be received by the end of the day tomorrow. Summer Playground runs June 17th through August 9th. Visit our website for all details related to our program. Hope you can join us this summer for some fun filled activities!
Have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day weekend. A reminder that there is no school on Monday, May 27. School will resume on Tuesday, May 28.
Thank you all to whom attended the Official Groundbreaking of Fox River Middle School last night. Pictured are some of the people who have helped this process along the way. Also pictured are a few students that came to represent what will be the first official 6th grade class at Fox River Middle School.
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
Just a reminder that there is no school tomorrow Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22, 2019. Please enjoy your long weekend.
Please read the informational letter attached regarding an incident that occured at Fox River Middle School.
**IMPORTANT UPDATE** This Friday, April 19th there will be a FULL closure of HWY 20/83 just to the west of Rivermoor Rd. This closure will begin at 8am and will last until 5pm. Please see the attched map for further details.
Waterford Recreation 2019 Summer Playground Program - Register Online Today! Summer Playground is being held at Trailside School. Looking forward to 8 weeks of summer fun! Hope you join us! http://bit.ly/WaterfordRecSummerPlayground
**UPDATE** Please read the most recent update for the WIS 20/83 reconstruction project. Note that Main Street between S. Jefferson St. and Buena Park Rd. is closed to THRU traffic. You will still be able to drop children off at their school. Be aware of your surroundings,the DOT workers, and pedestrians while driving through the construction zone
Please note that the next Public Information meeting regarding the HWY 83/20 Reconstruction Project will be held on Tuesday, April 30 from 4pm-6pm at the Waterford Public Library. With construction in full swing we encourage families to attend this meeting to get any questions or concerns addressed.
*HWY 83/20 RECONSTRUCTION PEDESTRIAN MAP* Please review the map depicting the pedestrian route during the closure of the south sidewalk along Main St.
The 4th grade students of WGSD had an amazing opportunity to take part in a Kindness Retreat. The day was full of high energy and gave our students tools to develop empathy, promote kindness and prevent bullying. All the kids and volunteers had a great time.
*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.
I would like to wish everyone in our Waterford Graded community a restful and safe Spring Break. For those of you who are travelling, I hope you have safe travels. For those staying in town, it looks like we have finally turned the corner and Spring has arrived! It has been a long, busy Winter for all of us. In the coming weeks we will be communicating with you about our construction schedule at the Fox River/Evergreen campus. But before that exciting project begins, let's all enjoy this break with our families and friends. Best wishes, Edward Brzinski
Woodfield Chorus, led by Mrs. Barb Canales, had the privilege of singing the National Anthem at the Milwaukee Wave Game this past weekend.
The Waterford Graded School District would like to congratulate Shelly Wagner, a 6th grade teacher at Evergreen Elementary on being chosen as WISN 12's Top Teacher of the Month. We are proud to to have you as a member of our staff!
Waterford Recreation Spring Soccer - Last call for all soccer registrations. Registration deadline is Sunday, March 10th. Registrations can be done completely online. Visit our website and register before it's too late! http://bit.ly/WGSD_SpringSoccer
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.
Waterford Graded School District would like to keep all families informed of a small number of positive cases of Influenza A. Please review the attachments for further information from Central Racine County Health Department and an informational sheet on when to keep your child home from school. Please contact your physician if you notice your child has any flu symptoms. Remember to communicate with your child's school regarding any communicable disease diagnosis, including Influenza.