Save The Dates
April 4th to April 19th – 4th grade & 5th grade CMAS & PARCC Testing
April 20th – Skate City Night
April 21st – No School, Teacher Comp Day
April 26th – Choir concerts 3pm & 7pm
May 8-11 – BOGO Book Fair
May 22nd- 5th Grade Young Ameritown
May 23rd- Field Day
May 24th- Last Day of School
May 24th- Kindie and 5th Grade Moving on Ceremony
PTO Meeting Monday
Our last school-wide PTO meeting is this morning, Monday April 17 at 9:05 AM. We will have a school update from Mrs. Milley as well as updates from PTO from this year and planning for the coming year. We have open positions for the next school year and if you are interested in any of these positions, please come to the meeting or contact contact Jory Hastings or Dana Schmahl.
Open Positions for 2017-2018
Fall Fundraiser Committee
Back-to-School Event Chairs
Spring Event Chairs
Restaurant Nights Coordinator
DVD Sales Coordinator
Box Top Co-Coordinator
Adult Thank You Happy Hour Party
WME PTO would like to invite our whole parent and staff community to a Thank You Happy Hour at Brother’s Bar and Grill (Quebec and C-470) on Friday, April 28th at 4:30 pm! Whether you volunteered, donated money, brought food for teacher meals, etc. we are so appreciative and thankful to our families and staff for again making this a great fundraising year for Wildcat Mountain. Appetizers will be provided and drinks will be available for purchase. Please RSVP to Dana Schmahl by April 26th so we know how many to expect. We look forward to seeing you all there to celebrate another great school year and our amazing school community!
Thank You to Parents
Thank you for our wonderful parent community for a fantastic Teacher Appreciation Week! The teachers loved all the notes and gifts this week, as well as all the meals and treats. And they love their door decorations! Thank you for everyone’s work to make our amazing staff and teachers feel special and appreciated this week.
Lego Drive for STEM
We are holding a Lego drive for our STEM lab to fill their supply of Legos that support design projects and curriculum throughout the year. If you have Legos at home you would like to get rid of or donate, please bring them to the office. All donations are greatly appreciated! If we fill the STEM lab’s bins, we will distribute more Legos into classrooms as well.
If you don’t have Legos at home to donate but would like to purchase Legos for the lab, here are specific items that are needed:
Lego Building Large Box Creator XXL (10697)
Lego Education Wheels Set
Lego City Complete Wheel Assembly
Spring BOGO Book Fair Volunteers Needed
The spring BOGO Book Fair is coming up May 8 – 11th and we are in need of volunteers to help it run smoothly. If interested, please sign up here. Thank you!
If you missed the deadline to order a yearbook, you can still order a school yearbook but shipping charges will be added. Until the beginning of May, shipping charges will be for books being mailed to the school. Past that, shipping will be to your home address as books will not arrive by our delivery date. If you still need to order, here is the link: WME Yearbook Orders
Our last skate city night is this Thursday, April 20 from 6-8 pm. Admission is $4.50 and skate rentals (if needed ) are $2.50. Picnic dinner of hot dog, chips and drink available for $1! Come join your WME friends for a last night of skating!
5th Grade Moving On Video
We are calling for photos for the 5th grade Moving On Ceremony video. Please send photos from 5th grade and other memories at Wildcat. We would also like photos from Kindergarten…first day photo or special memory when they were in Kindie (whether at Wildcat or not). Please send photos to Jory Hastings or email for login for DropBox. Please send all photos by the end of April.
5th Grade Moving On Party
Our 5th graders are moving on to middle school and we want to celebrate their amazing time at Wildcat! The Moving On Party will be on Wednesday, May 24th at 12:30 at Jumpstreet. Forms were sent home in backpacks on Friday. Please return the form with cash payment of $25 by May 10th to the WME office and complete the online liability form from Jumpstreet. This event is NOT sponsored by PTO or Wildcat Mountain, but is a parent-sponsored tradition at Wildcat!
Garden Recess Workday Volunteers
We still have slots open for parent volunteers during garden recess time! Kids are given time during recess at the end of the week to work in the garden and we need parents to lend a hand. Please click on the link below to take a time slot to spend time in our beautiful garden in the sunshine, and hang out with some awesome kiddos! Garden Volunteer Signup