Waugh Chapel Elementary Supply List 2018-2019

Waugh Chapel Supply List 2018-2019 by Grade

  • All students should bring a complete change of clothes in a plastic bag (appropriate for weather).
  • All students should bring a backpack (non-rolling) #2 Pencils will be provided by the PTA

Here is the complete Supply List 2018-2019 by grade:

https://www.aacps.org//cms/lib/MD02215556/Centricity/Domain/1472/2018-2019%20Supply%20List.pdf

 

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Order 2018-2019 School Supply Kit by July 15th

School Supply Kits are available for purchase until July 15th!

https://www.educationalproducts.com/ShopPacks/
School Code: WAU003

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ELEMENTARY SUMMER ACADEMY JULY 9-AUGUST 2, 2018

ELEMENTARY SUMMER ACADEMY – JULY 9-AUGUST 2, 2018

The Elementary Summer Academy program is designed for students currently in Grades K-5 who wish to maintain their reading and math skills throughout the summer in a relaxed, positive setting. Tuition is $250 per student. Tuition Reduction is available for qualified students. Please note that transportation is not provided. This year’s sites are:

Germantown Nantucket
Glendale Quarterfield
Lothian Shipley’s Choice

The Elementary Summer Academy will run July 9-August 2, 2018. Classes meet Monday-Thursday from 8:30 am-12:15 pm.

Registration is currently closed. No late registrations will be accepted.

MORE SUMMER LEARNING

STEM SUMMER CAMP

  • Fun Summer Camp for Students Entering Kindergarten Through 6th Grade

    Camp Invention is the only nationally recognized, non-profit summer enrichment program for kindergartners through 6th graders that is inspired by the brightest thinkers around- the Inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Children are empowered to have big ideas while they take on challenges that inspire them to question, brainstorm, collaborate with teammates, and build amazing invention prototypes. Visit their website at www.invent.org/ for more information.

 

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NOTABLE JUNE DATES!

NOTABLE DATES

  • June 14-15 – Two-hour early dismissal for all students.

    June 15 – Last day of school

    June 18 – Last day for teachers

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2018 NAVY FOOTBALL BOOKS FOR BILL

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The Naval Academy Athletic Association in cooperation with the Anne Arundel County Public Schools announced the 2018 Books for Bill summer reading program for students that have just completed kindergarten-7th grade.
The challenge is for each student to read 10 books by the start of the next school year.
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Controversial Show 13 Reasons Why starts May 18, 2018 – Why you might want to talk to your kids.

Heads Up to Parents:
Netflix released the second season of 13 Reasons Why on May 18, 2018. Season one controversially and graphically covered the topics of suicide, bullying, violence, and more.
While it helped begin much needed conversations on these important topics, we support including mental health, parental and adult guidance, as well as how to seek help in these discussions for more positive responses. For this reason, we are sharing resources from the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and other resources in hopes of helping children and families at the time of season two’s release.
AACAP Resources:
AACAP Facts for Families:
Other Resources:
Please review this information and share it with those in your networks of parents.
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Notes from Final PTA Meeting 2017-2018

We held our final General PTA Meeting for the 2017-2018 school year this past Tuesday May 8th!

We approved the WCES PTA By-Laws for the years ahead, a budget amendment to support new resources for our students and school, and elected our new 2018-2019 PTA Executive Board:

President: Kate Rafoth
1st Vice-President: LaDonna Morgan
2nd Vice-President: Janet Doherty
Treasurer: Rachael Banton
Secretary: Cindy Pozdol

A special thank you to the staff and teachers that attend and provided refreshments for our meeting as well as a lovely card 🌻

Thank you for all of your support! Let’s finish Teacher Appreciation Week strong by continuing to thank our incredible teachers, and we are looking forward to all of the amazing things over the next month as we finish out this school year!

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Teacher Appreciation Week May 7-11, 2018

May 7 – 11 is Teacher Appreciation Week.
Let’s show our WCES Teachers how much they mean to us!

 

Schedule of events:

Monday (5/7) – Words from the Heart Day

(write a thank you note, draw a picture, tell your teacher what they mean to you)

 

Tuesday (5/8) – Sweet Surprise Day

(bring in a sweet treat for your teacher; candy, cupcakes, cookies)

 

Wednesday (5/9) – Specialty Surprise Day

(Dedicated to our specialty teachers, bring in a thank you note, something sweet or whatever you wish)

 

Thursday (5/10) – Book Dedication Day

(bring in a new or used book for your teacher to keep in the classroom or a supply they need for the room)

 

Friday (5/11) – Favorite Things Day

(surprise your teacher with one of their favorites

Sign Up Genius Link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4fafa72ea1fe3-teacher

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2018-2019 Executive Board Nominations

The nomination committee is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2018-2019 Executive Board:

President: Kate Rafoth
Vice President:
LaDonna Morgan 1st VP
Janet Doherty 2nd VP
Treasurer: Rachael Banton
Secretary: Cindy Pozdol

Voting will take place at our last general membership meeting on May 14th! See you there!

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Field Day June 7th

Save the date for Field Day!  The date is June 7th with a raindate of June 8th.  Attached is the link for you to sign up for volunteering.  We need a ton of volunteers to make this happen so we hope you can join us.  We are asking on the sign up genius for your month/day of your birthday so we can preregister you for the event.  All volunteers must be registered in order to attend.  Preregistering will allow you to receive your badge outside the day of the event instead of coming in to be scanned.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4aa5a722a2f85-field1

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