Weed Elementary School office is open daily from 7:30 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.
Wednesday Early Release
Minimum Day 12:40 Release
SSC Dates for 2016-2017
November Student of the Month
Music Video- (Band) Katy Perry:Firework, (Band) John Williams-Star Wars and (Choir)- Don't Stop Believen'
Staff Appreciation Video:
HAPPENINGS AT WES
November 28-December 3
We will have a Ski/Snowboard Program parent meeting in December. Our program will begin in
8th Grade Class News
8th grade earned $433.50 from the Popcorn Palace Fundraiser to put towards their 8th grade trip! Way to go CUBS!
De’Jon Horton: De’Jon took time out to help a younger student by bringing the student the Cub Buck they had forgotten on the field. Thank you for your honesty and kindness. ~ Mrs. Wilson
Mayson Aquila, LaRissa Williams, Mickaella Plumb: These students were great helpers, when I was away, for our substitute. Thank you for showing good Cub Character! ~ Mrs. Wilson
Mia DeLeon: Mia shows Cub Character in our classroom everyday. Today she worked especially hard after RTI to help clean up our classroom. We appreciate you, Mia! ~ Mrs. Wilson
Nathan Kephart: Nathan kindly offered to help me take the snack cart down to the cafeteria. He pushed it all the way there & back in the wind. Thank you Nathan, you saved me a bunch of hassle. ~ Robert West
Dominic Hall: Dominic kindly helped me set up the SAFE classrooms without ever being asked! I appreciate your leadership and kindness. ~ Robert West
Samuel Martin: Samuel ran some paperwork to the K-1 SAFE class for me. Sam, thank you for helping with a smile on your face. We appreciate the effort! ~ Robert West
Donavan Bocanegra: I was walking backwards leading the class to lunch and Donavan called out to me “Mrs. Ramirez – the pole” right before I crashed! Thank you Donavan. ~ Mrs. Ramirez
Jeremiah Christian: A kindergarten student forgot his backpack in the gym, Jeremiah found the student’s backpack and returned it to the student. Thank you Jeremiah, I appreciate your Cub Character – kindness! ~ Ms. Vickie Conner
Dante Parham: Dante comes to my classroom each morning and puts my chairs down and does odd jobs I ask him to do. It’s so nice to have his help. I appreciate it, Dante. ~ Mrs. Poloni
The Weed Community Christmas Basket Committee will once again be accepting applications for the Christmas Food Boxes on December 2. Call Martin Nicholas at 938-5000 or Evelyn Smith
at (530)646-7069 for more information on how to sign up or donate.
Toys for Tots Applications have been sent home they must be returned to South Siskiyou County Toys for Tots by December 5th. Their address is: South Siskiyou County Toys for Tots 326 N. Mt. Shasta Blvd.
The Mt Shasta Sisson Museum is having the Story of the California Grizzly and Black.
GREAT HAPPENINGS AT WES
Please feel free to call and set up an appointment for a campus tour or to talk to the Principal about WES.
Cub Character Focus
Self-Control is managing your behavior in a positive way.
Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control; these three alone lead one to sovereign power.
~ Alfred Lord Tennyson
October Cub Character
W.E.S. students who demonstrate outstanding character are recognized monthly:
Weed Cubs have the best students. Way to go!
Nov 30 Spirit Wear Pick Up
Dec 3 Girls Basketball Tournament @ Happy Valley
Dec 9 2nd Quarter Progress Reports--6th-8th Choir to Shasta View Nursing Home 1:45-2:45
Dec 15-17 Boys Basketball Tournament @ Big Springs
Dec 16 1st Grade to Shasta View Nursing Home 12:15-1:30
Dec 20 Winter Concert 6pm in the Gym
Dec 22 Cub Character Movie Day
1st Quarter Awards
Weed Elementary School first quarter student awards recognizing students in kindergarten-eighth grade who earned outstanding and perfect attendance along with honor roll.
Vision & Mission
WUESD is committed to providing an educational environment that supports, encourages, and challenges each student and staff to strive for academic excellence, mutual respect and responsible citizenship.
We, at Weed Elementary School, believe that it is our responsibility to provide quality educational programs which foster significant academic achievement for ALL students in a safe environment characterized by mutual respect and acceptance of the individual differences.
(MP1) Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them; (MP2) Reason abstractly and quantitatively; (MP3) Construct Viable arguments and critique reasoning of others.
Students will read complex text closely to analyze what the text says explicitly and make logical inferences from it; citing specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
EMERGENCY EVACUATIONS OFF CAMPUS
If WES students and staff need to evacuate the school for an emergency please do the following:
1. Remain calm- we will evacuate all of our students safely.
2. Please let us get all students to the evacuation sight and meet us there for sign out and pick up.
3. As soon as possible you will be notified with information if we need to evacuate.
If we are evacuating off campus and remaining in the uptown area of Weed please meet us at Son's Field by the high school
If we are evacuating off campus to the downtown area, pick up will be on Alamo by the train depot.
If you would like more information regarding our evacuation plans please contact our Superintendent, Alisa Cummings.