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
February Student of the Month
February Students' of the Month
Mrs. Fantel: Ella Venture, Ciowa Perry, Elizabeth Swango
Mrs. Yandell: Tejas vonLahr, Karina Rodenberge
Mrs. Coots: Noah Tunnicliff
Music Video- (Band) Katy Perry:Firework, (Band) John Williams-Star Wars and (Choir)- Don't Stop Believen'
Staff Appreciation Video:
Shop with a Cop
Happenings at WES-February 21-24
We’re looking for donations for Classroom Gift Baskets that are being put together to raffle at our Staff vs. 8th Grade Students Basketball Game on March 3rd. Please talk to your child to see what their grade’s theme is. Thank you for your support!
March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ Birthday! All students are encouraged to wear a crazy hat or silly socks that day to celebrate!
Middle School News
There is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Conference for 6th, 7th & 8th grade girls on Sat Mar 18th at Simpson University. Cost is $20 for students and $20 for adults. Some scholarships are available. Please visit AAUWRedding.org for more info or to register go to: https://www.eyhreg.org/registration.php?cid=13812 Registration closes March 3rd.
It’s SPIRIT WEEK!!
Tues, Feb 21st Pajama Day
Wed, Feb 22nd Athletes vs. Mathletes
Thurs, Feb 23rd Twins Day
Fri, Feb 24th School Spirit
Weed Middle School Cheerleaders will be hosting a one week “Mini Camp” for students Kindergarten – 5th grade. We will practice from 4pm - 5pm starting Monday, Feb. 27th – Thursday, March 2nd. On Friday March 3rd we will end the week with a halftime performance at the Staff vs. Student Basketball game. The cost is $20 and all proceeds will go toward WES Cheer for the purchase of new warm ups. Please contact Terry in the WES office if you have any questions 938-2715
8th Grade News
8th graders will go to WHS on March 22nd to take the PSAT. Info will be coming home soon.
Our Boys Basketball Tournament (a fundraiser for our class trip) is Feb 23rd-25th and we would love your support! We will have a hospitality room for our refs on Friday and Saturday and would love it if you could bring a dish or donate a snack for them.
Marissa Nystrom & Alex Sanchez: Marissa and Alex saw a messy classroom and cleaned it
up even though it was not their classroom. Thank you both for your kindness when nobody was looking. ~ Mr. Lynch
Brooklyn Gannon & Audrey Xayrath: Brooklyn and Audrey helped another student clean up
a spill in the classroom. Thank you, girls, for your kindness. ~ Ms. Hayes
Dominic Hall: Dom was a life saver last quarter as my TA ~ the kids just love him! He was always so kind and supportive with them. ~ Mrs. Ramirez
Samantha Weidner: Samantha is doing an amazing job making good decisions and is always willing to help others that may need it. Thank you Sammy! ~ Mrs. Ramirez
Bailee Tunnicliff: Bailee you are an awesome 1 on 1 tutor for my student and I also appreciate your help with the 100th day centers. ~ Mrs. Ramirez
Jodi Pearson: You were so fun and patient working with my 1st graders for 100th day. Thank you! ~ Mrs. Ramirez
Rimi Sandhu: We wouldn’t have been able to do 100th day activities is 1st grade without you!
~ Mrs. Ramirez
America Sandoval: America was a huge help with my 100th day centers. Thank you so much!
~ Mrs. Ramirez
Our 9th Annual Staff vs. 8th grade Students Basketball Fundraiser & Rigatoni Dinner is set for March 3rd so SAVE THE DATE! This is a super fun event that you don’t want to miss out on!
Each grade will be putting together a gift basket to raffle off at the game so please check with your child’s teacher to see what type of items you can donate. Baskets will be raffled off throughout the game and at halftime we will have a special presentation by our WES Cheerleaders and our K-5th grade Cheer Camp participants! Our GRAND PRIZE
will be raffled at the end of the game!! It’s a fantastic prize this year ~ don’t miss it!!
The office has Fish Camp Scholarship Applications for camp this summer. For more information go to: www.theflyshop.com and click on Schools/Camps
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.
(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.
Cub Character Focus
Self-Esteem is having and demonstrating a positive belief in yourself.
Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-brake on. Around Town ~ Maxwell Maltz
W.E.S. students who demonstrate outstanding character are recognized monthly:
Weed Cubs have the best students. Way to go!
Feb 22 K-8 Awards
Feb 24 Fire Drill --3rd &4th to Ice Rink
Mar 1 Cub Character Event
Mar 3 Cub Power Staff vs. Students Bball--Game & Rigatoni Dinner begins @ 5:45
Mar 16 5th Grade to Nordic Center
Mar 20 Spring Picture 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.
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.