Coat Drive at the Tree Lighting Ceremony

Tue, Nov 21 3:38pm

Help those in need by bringing your gently used coats, hats, and scarfs to WGE's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! Girl Scout Troop 60479 will have a collection bin in the school quad from 5:30 - 7:30.   ... [More]

Have a working fridge you no longer need?

Mon, Nov 20 4:38pm

Do you have a fridge in good working order that you no longer need? The fridge in our teachers' lounge is on the fritz, and they need a new one. Do you have one you could donate? Email me at rwwilner@ ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - November 16, 2017

Sun, Nov 19 8:23pm

The following flyers are included: -Annual Giving -Shrek -Academic Chess -Tree Lighting -After School program

Don't forget PTA with your Amazon shopping!

Fri, Nov 17 8:09am

Dear Parents and Teachers, The shopping season is coming!   When you shop at Amazon, please remember to start at http://wgepta.org/amazon instead of amazon.com, then bookmark that link once you're sig ... [More]

Save your Sports Basement shopping for Dec 4!

Fri, Nov 17 7:51am

WGEPTA always receives 5% back when you shop at Sports Basement AND sign up (for free) to be a Basmenteer with WGE as your beneficiary.   YOU always receive 10% off your purchase!   EXCEPT, on Decembe ... [More]

Got Toys?

Wed, Nov 15 8:57am

The Tiger Store is looking for gently used toys, games and books as prizes for the tiger tickets the students receive for good behavior.  Things like: Clean stuffed animals (they love Beanie Babies!!) ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - November 9, 2017

Fri, Nov 10 12:08pm

The following flyers are included: -Sports Day -Holiday Giving Program -Machado's Martial Arts -TWBI Orientation -Principal's Letter -River Glen's Musical

Did you know your kids can join?

Wed, Nov 8 10:30am

PTA  doesn't limit Members to moms. Dads, grandparents, aunts, uncles, nannies, neighbors and even STUDENTS can join!   And ALL Members get a vote! (And a free Ice Cream cone from Baskin Robbins).   W ... [More]

Walkathon Class Winners!

Mon, Nov 6 10:35am

We're excited to announce that the following are the class winners for participation in the pledge drive for the walkathon -   Maestra Kaul (10 students submitted pledges) Maestra Ayala (10 students s ... [More]

Got your FREE Ice Cream yet?

Sun, Nov 5 8:11pm

IF you are a PTA Member, don't forget to pick up your Baskin Robbins FREE ice cream coupon! at the PTA Meeting this Tuesday night, or from Megan in the school office.   Not a PTA Member yet? Join now!  

Tiger Folder Flyers - November 2, 2017

Fri, Nov 3 5:25pm

The following flyers are included: -November Calendar -Scholastic Book Fair -November Menu

Congratulations to 2 more classes!

Wed, Nov 1 8:11pm

Kaul and Naumchik have also achieved PURRfect membership now too!   Make sure your student's classroom has enough members to earn the $50 PE Equipment prize!   Have you joined the PTA yet? All the ben ... [More]

Here's what WGE students are learning with ABC Readers this month!

Wed, Nov 1 1:07pm

Has your class won PE Equipment yet?

Sun, Oct 29 10:26pm

Congratulations to the following classes for having PURRfect membership! (An average of at least one member per student.) Aguilar Ayala Chavez Jensen Linares-Herrera Mandrusov Naumchik Ochoa Don't see ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - October 26, 2017

Fri, Oct 27 6:32pm

The following flyers are included:   Absence Reporting / Reporte de Ausencias Art to Remember / Arte para Recordar      

20% off and delivery for your shopping!

Fri, Oct 27 9:26am

If you are a PTA Member, try Google Express and get 20 percent off your first order on home, office and school supplies!   With Google Express you can shop from trusted stores like Costco, Target and ... [More]

Last Day to Submit Walkathon Pledges

Fri, Oct 27 7:52am

The deadline to submit Walkathon pledges is TODAY to be eligible for prizes!! Pledge forms are available at the office or at the website:  http://www.wgepta.org/walkathon, where you can also create an ... [More]

Last Call for Art to Remember Order Forms

Thu, Oct 26 8:51pm

Don’t miss out!  Tomorrow is the last day to turn in you paper order forms for Art To Remember.   Did you know that is your child’s artwork featured on the flyer?  Everything you order will be with th ... [More]

Last Call for Art to Remember Order Forms

Thu, Oct 26 4:42pm

Don’t miss out!  Tomorrow is the last day to turn in you paper order forms for Art To Remember.   Did you know that is your child’s artwork featured on the flyer?  Everything you order will be with th ... [More]

Urgent! HS and Middle school Volunteers needed for Harvest Festival!

Thu, Oct 26 10:00am

Our Harvest Festival is in urgent need of High School and Middle School students to manage games at the event.  The shift for student volunteers is 6 pm - 8:30 pm, October 27.   Do you have a HS or MS ... [More]

Walkathon Deadline 3 days away!

Wed, Oct 25 7:08am

There are only 3 days left to submit pledges to qualify for the prizes for the Walkathon! Current class standings are as follows - Arambula:  $2,605 Hurtado:  $2,150 Chavez:  $1,780 Pledge forms are a ... [More]

Baked Goods Needed for the Harvest Festival!

Tue, Oct 24 7:18am

The Cake Walk at our Harvest Festival is in need of donations!  Donated baked goods must be store-bought and nut-free (and individually wrapped if possible.) Please drop off donations Friday morning, ... [More]

Thank you for supporting the Walkathon!

Sat, Oct 21 7:47am

The 2017 College Day Walkathon was a great success - thank you to all who volunteered and attended.  The kids all did a great job and, most importantly, seemed to have a lot of fun. There's still a we ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - October 19, 2017

Fri, Oct 20 1:45am

The following flyers are included:   Halloween Parade / Desfile de Halloween  Rainbow Day / Día del Arcoiris WGE Opera / Ópera de WGE Walking Wednesdays / Miércoles de Caminar a la Escuela Picture Ret ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - October 12, 2017

Fri, Oct 13 4:27pm

The following flyers are included:   Believe Kids items pick up / Entrega de productos de Believe Kids Second Harvest Food Bank / Banco de Comida de “Second Harvest”  

Community Volunteer Opportunity - Books for Treats!

Thu, Oct 12 3:37pm

Join me in volunteering with Books for Treats, a non-profit that hands out free books on the Halloween downtown trick or treat walk.  In the past,  this organization has given us much appreciated new( ... [More]

Walkathon is 10 days from today!

Tue, Oct 10 9:51pm

The 2017 College Day Walkathon is right around the corner, on Friday, October 20th.  All students participate in the event, so please collect pledges and be ready to walk (or run)! **Online pledges ar ... [More]

Walk to School Parade to start at 8am (NOT 7:30)

Mon, Oct 9 5:45pm

Hi WGE Families, We made an error in our Walk to School Day Flyer. The parade will start around 8am, NOT 7:30am. So you get to sleep in now! You can still come meet us at the B of A parking lot anytim ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - September 28, 2017

Sat, Sep 30 1:56am

The following flyers are included:    October Calendar / Calendario de Octubre Letter from Principal Knapp / Carta de la Directora Knapp SELAC Meeting / Reunión de SELAC Rockathon / Caminata Walk to s ... [More]

Annual Walkathon - Kickoff for pledges starts today!

Fri, Sep 29 3:42pm

The WGE PTA's annual Walkathon will be held on Friday, October 20th.   This activity is a healthy way for all children and families to make a positive contribution to our school. The money raised will ... [More]

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign -

Thu, Sep 28 10:33pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN Did you know that the average cost of private school in San Jose is about $12,000 per year?  We are very fortunate to attend a public school with a PTA that works to pro ... [More]

Need more Tiger T-shirts or Sweatshirts?

Thu, Sep 28 8:46pm

Bring your $ tomorrow morning, and purchase them in front of the cafeteria during Flag Salute and before the Principal's coffee!   8:35-8:55 am  

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign - It's never too late to give!

Sun, Sep 24 10:48pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN   A huge thank you to the families who have donated so far - we have reached the $30,000 mark! Last year's Annual Giving Campaign raised approximately 34% of the total f ... [More]

3 more students needed to hold CHORUS after school!

Sat, Sep 23 1:52pm

Only 3 more days left to register! If we don't have 3 more students register by Sept. 26, we won't have enough to hold the after school program.   If you're thinking of it, please register today!

September 29 is Crazy Hair Day! Students should be in uniform.

Fri, Sep 22 4:59pm

Just to clarify - September 29 is Crazy Hair Day, but students should be in uniform.  The September calendar showed September 29 as a Free Dress Day, but that was an error! 

Want to save 10% at Sports Basement, and support WGE?

Fri, Sep 22 11:28am

Become a Basementeer at Sports Basement and support Willow Glen Elementary!  Basementeers receive 10% off and give 10% back to schools:   10% off every item every day, every time you shop 10% of annua ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers September 21, 2017

Fri, Sep 22 4:53am

The following flyers are included: Autumn Book Swap / Intercambio de libros para el otoño Creative Writing After School Class / Escritura creativa después de la escuela School Site Council Ballot  / B ... [More]

Opera Auditions for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders!

Mon, Sep 18 11:47am

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign

Sun, Sep 17 10:47pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN Thank you to all of the generous families who have donated so far. We have reached the $25,000 mark, so the whole school has earned a free dress day! (Date TBD) Every ye ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers September 14, 2017

Sat, Sep 16 8:36am

Included: WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign Hip Hop Classes

10 more Chorus students needed! (2rd-5th grades)

Wed, Sep 13 10:22am

We are so fortunate to have the opportunity for After School Chorus again, after losing it a few years ago when Norree Williams retired.   Now, our wonderful in-class Music Teacher, Lara Lopez, is off ... [More]

WGEPTA Notice - Proposed Amendments to Bylaws

Mon, Sep 11 10:31pm

Hi Everyone, Please note that the following amendments to our Bylaws will be proposed and subject to approval by PTA membership at our meeting next month on Tuesday, October 10, 2017: 1. Article IV, S ... [More]

Only 330 more PTA members needed!

Mon, Sep 11 5:36pm

Thank you to everyone who has joined WGEPTA so far!   We have 450 members, and we only need 330 more to have PURRfect membership!   If you haven't joined the PTA  yet this year, please JOIN NOW!

Free Ice Cream!

Mon, Sep 11 12:16am

Join the PTA, and get a free scoop of Baskin Robbins Ice Cream!   Coupons available for pickup at the PTA meeting Tuesday night at 7 pm!   Join online NOW OR by sending your membership envelope in you ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers September 7, 2017

Thu, Sep 7 11:51pm

The following flyers are included:   Academic Chess Sign Up Form RobotEd - AdventureBots Sign Up Info WGE Schedule for After School Program Machado's Martial Arts Sign Up Form    

Learn About Cub Scouts!

Thu, Sep 7 3:20pm

You are invited to stop in for ice cream, more information on Cub Scouting in Pack 204, and to sign-up Thursday, September 14 from 6:30-8 pm at St. Chris!

YAY BAND!

Thu, Sep 7 3:15pm

 We received enough registrants, so band will start Monday!   Not too late to register if you'd still like to...   Register here: http://arts4all.org/in-school-programs/register   Have a beginning ban ... [More]

Learn about Girl Scouts!

Thu, Sep 7 12:16pm

We're more than half way there!

Thu, Sep 7 1:59am

Thank you to everyone who has joined the PTA so far! We have 363 out of our goal of 780 members.   Remember, EVERY class that has at least one member per student will receive $50 for the teacher to sp ... [More]

BAND still needs 7 more students!

Wed, Sep 6 3:34pm

Band can't happen without your 3rd-5th grader! We still need 7 more students to sign up!   Register here: http://arts4all.org/in-school-programs/register   Have a beginning band student who is not sur ... [More]

Details for fingerprinting tonight!

Tue, Sep 5 2:18pm

Come tonight at 6:15 to get fingerprinted, if you haven't already done so through the district.   They will do fingerprinting during the meetings too. If you are coming for just art or ABC, you can ge ... [More]

13 more student still needed to hold BAND!

Tue, Sep 5 2:06pm

The before school band still needs 13 more students for it to run.   Sign up today?!   http://arts4all.org/in-school-programs/register  

Volunteers Can Get Fingerprinted at Meeting Tonight!

Tue, Sep 5 8:13am

Save yourself a trip to the District!   Finger printing will be available tonight by Verify Group, A Live Scan Fingerprinting Service approved by the district. You can even have it done before you hav ... [More]

Come to Volunteer Orientation Night!

Fri, Sep 1 1:25pm

Volunteer Orientation Night will be held on Tuesday, September 5, at 6:30pm in the library (childcare provided for kids ages 3+). Find out how to become an Art, ABC, Los Dichos, and Garden docent in y ... [More]

Correct Link to Join the PTA!

Fri, Sep 1 11:35am

http://wgepta.org/join

Yes, both parents should join the PTA!

Fri, Sep 1 11:21am

Reasons both parents should join the PTA: If an important issue comes up that you want a say in, you want the votes of both parents. Becoming a member does NOT mean you are obligated to volunteer. We ... [More]

50 Students band needed ASAP!

Fri, Sep 1 11:14am

50 students are needed to have our band continue at WGE! The deadline for registration has been extended until Sept. 7 to allow enough students to sign up. Please sign up today, so we can order books ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Aug 31, 2017

Fri, Sep 1 12:25am

The following flyers are included:   Konstella Sign-Up Info Picture Day September Calendar Volunteer Orientation Night Box Tops    

550 PTA Members Needed!

Tue, Aug 29 9:31pm

We have 780 students at WGE, and 230 PTA Members so far.   Only 550 to go, for PURRfect membership!   So easy to join or renew your annual membership today. Simply CLICK HERE to join online! OR fill o ... [More]

Looking for Volunteers for the Walk 'n Roll Committee

Tue, Aug 29 11:03am

We are looking for 2-3 parents to join us on our brand new Walk 'n Roll Committee. Walk 'n Roll is a program sponsored by the San Jose Department of Transportation to increase the number of kids walki ... [More]

Join the WG Band! OR Chorus! (3rd-5th graders)

Tue, Aug 29

Yes! Band is on for this year!   I am thrilled to introduce our new band leader, Matt Volkar, of the CSMA (Community School of Music and Arts) - our current in-class music provider.   CSMA will also b ... [More]

Reminder: ALL new and returning volunteers need to be registered through the District

Sun, Aug 27 9:57pm

A quick reminder that anyone who volunteers on campus during the school day MUST be registered through the District (no exceptions). There is a new online process that makes the procedure much simpler ... [More]

NEEDED: Toys/games/PE equipment for recess/lunch

Sun, Aug 27 9:18pm

Hi, Willow Glen families. The school office tells us that they are a little low on toys, games and PE equipment to use outside at recess and lunch.  If you have any items you no longer need, and that ... [More]

TOMORROW is deadline to guarantee your Tiger T-shirts!

Thu, Aug 24 9:03pm

If you want more Tiger design T-shirts and Sweatshirts, you must place your order by the Ice Cream Social - which is tomorrow!   Order in person at the Ice Cream Social   or online: http://www.wgepta. ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Aug 24, 2017

Thu, Aug 24 3:50pm

The following flyers are included:   Tiger Theatre Back to School Night Uniform Policy PTA Volunteer Opportunities Student Health Update Information Ice Cream Social Join/Give PTA      

Community Meeting for the Minnesota Avenue Project - Sep 5

Wed, Aug 23 11:00am

How to add your child to their classroom on Konstella

Mon, Aug 21 7:45pm

Now is the time to add your child to their classroom on Konstella if you haven't already.  It's a great way to connect with your teacher and other parents in the classroom.   1. Click on "Your Childre ... [More]

Ice Cream Social - Friday August 25th

Fri, Aug 18 1:32pm

Tiger Folder Flyers August 17, 2017

Thu, Aug 17 9:16pm

Included: Letter from Principal Knapp Parent Volunteer Form August - September Menu Principal's Coffee

T-Shirt Sales times

Tue, Aug 15 9:19am

2017-18 UNIFORM T-SHIRTS AND SWEATSHIRTS ON SALE NOW!   At school: (near the cafeteria): -  Wednesday, 8/16, 8:30 - 8:50 am and 2:40 - 3:00 pm   -  Thursday, 8/17, 8:30 - 8:50 am and 2:40 - 3:00 pm   ... [More]

What school supplies should I get?

Mon, Aug 14 10:17pm

Check out the supply lists by grade level here!   http://www.sjusd.org/willow-glen-elementary/staff/school-supplies/school-supplies/27499/  

T-shirt sales will be in QUAD!

Mon, Aug 14 7:57am

Hi everyone, Since class list posting will be by the office today (not the kinder lot), T-shirts sales will be there too! See you in the quad between 5 and 7 pm!

New online process for district volunteer authorization

Tue, Aug 8 3:51pm

With the start of the school year around the corner, here's some info on a new process for completing the district authorization to volunteer in the classroom. They've moved the process online, so it ... [More]

TK/Kinder Welcome Pizza Party

Thu, Jul 27 10:26pm

Happy Summer WGE Families!   School is just around the corner, and we will soon be having our TK/Kinder Welcome Pizza Party. If you have an incoming TK or Kinder student, or you'd like to come welcome ... [More]

Got Any Spare Hangers?

Thu, Jul 27 5:06pm

Hangers needed for hanging new Tiger Sweatshirts! Dry cleaning hangers work just great. :-) If you have any spares, please bring them to the WGE quad tonight, and stay for Music in the Glen! 6:15-8:30 pm

NEW Tiger T-shirts are in!

Wed, Jul 26 9:20pm

T-Shirts and Sweatshirts on sale TOMORROW at Music in the Glen, 6:15-8:30 pm   Come and get your school uniforms early. :-)   Congratulations to Charlie Osborne for winning the Tiger design contest!   ... [More]

Chapter Books for Book Swap - Check out Sales over the Summer

Fri, Jun 9 2:00pm

Hi all and happy end of school!  As you enjoy your summer, will you keep a look out for chapter books you can donate for our two annual Book Swaps? The Book Swaps occur in the Fall and Spring.  They h ... [More]

Kona Ice today!

Thu, Jun 8 10:59am

PTA Meeting Minutes 5-9-17 for review

Mon, Jun 5 9:30pm

Hi Families,   Attached are the PTA Meeting Minutes from 5-9-17. Please review them and join us at tomorrow's last PTA Meeting of the year with your questions and comments.   Cori

In-Class Music Survey results.

Mon, Jun 5 8:22pm

See what you think of the PTA funded in-class Music Program for all students on our survey results page! http://www.wgepta.org/music-survey-results/

Last Chance for this year's Tiger Wear!

Sun, Jun 4 3:53pm

We have limited supplies of this year's Tiger T-Shirts and Sweatshirts! Purchase online, and write your student's teacher's name for class delivery this week. T-Shirts available in ALL youth sizes 3 A ... [More]

Music in the Glen 2017!

Sat, Jun 3 2:19pm

Mark your calendars for this fun community event put on by The Kiwanis Club of Willow Glen Thursday nights this summer!  

Info regarding Kids Club Summer Camp

Fri, Jun 2 12:57pm

Yearbooks are here!

Fri, Jun 2 12:41pm

Yearbooks will be distributed to classrooms on Monday, June 5th for those who bought online. There will be a limited number of yearbooks for sale for $20 outside the Library on the following dates: Mo ... [More]

TIger Folder Flyers June 1, 2017

Thu, Jun 1 9:02pm

Included: We Have Shoes to Fill! - PTA Vacancies Beach Day, June 7, 2017 @ 10 am Dates to Remember, June 2017 Letter from Mr. Grau, June 2017

Proposed PTA Meeting Agenda for June 6, 2017

Sat, May 27 1:29pm

Please come to our last PTA Meeting on Tuesday, June 6th starting at 7 pm.  We will present next year's preliminary budget.  Thanks everyone!    

Tiger Folder Flyers May 25, 2017

Fri, May 26 10:19pm

Included: PTA Spending Priorities (Can take survey online here!) 2017-18 Instructional Calendar Summer Reading Program County Fair Aug 3-6

Want to perform with your group at the County Fair?!

Fri, May 26 10:09am

2017 Santa Clara County Fair Community Events Stage Performer Invitation and Application   The Santa Clara County Fair is a four-day celebration of the gifts and talents of our community. The dates fo ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers May 18, 2017

Fri, May 19 4:36pm

Included: Dates to Remembers May-Aug, 2017 How to Prevent Spread of Norovirus

Do you have gently used uniforms to donate?

Wed, May 17 6:09pm

Feel free to bring washed, gently used uniforms to the office for our free uniform closet.  No stains or rips.  We'll put them out at various events throughout the year for people who can use them!   Thanks!!

Community Information: Public Hearing

Wed, May 17 12:45pm

Regarding potential Teacher housing on Lincoln Avenue  

Tiger Flyers Galore! May 11, 2017

Thu, May 11 8:13pm

Included: Bike to School Day - TOMORROW! Pajama Day - TOMORROW! Principal's Coffee - TOMORROW! WG5K - THIS Saturday! Jamba Juice Fundraiser - Buy in 2 for 1 Cards in Office Neon Day - May 8 (passed) O ... [More]

Bike To School Day Tips

Thu, May 11 7:37pm

Tomorrow is WGE Bike To School Day! Here are some tips:   It is also Pajama Day - be sure to where pajamas that are safe to bike in. You can roll up your pant leg on the side of your chain. Come by th ... [More]

To be entered in raffle, register for 5K today!

Wed, May 10 8:51am

At flag salute Friday, May 12, we are raffling off: 13 Saucony water bottles 11 pedometers 1 Jamba Juice Squirt Water bottle 1 Brooks lightweight backpack 1 Autographed copy of The Running Joke Cartoo ... [More]

Volunteer roles for next year still available!

Tue, May 9 8:00pm

No matter how much or how little you want to commit, there are lots of opportunities to help out in the area you are passionate about.   Open roles are listed here: http://www.wgepta.org/members/offic ... [More]

EMT for 5k

Tue, May 9 9:13am

We are in desperate need of an EMT for the 5k this weekend. Ours backed out and we are having a hard time finding another. Please email Debbie at Organizer@wg5k.org to help.   Five days!!!

The PTA needs YOU next year!

Sun, May 7 11:50am

The Nominations for next year were voted on, but we have many roles that are not filled!   No matter how much or how little you want to commit, there are lots of opportunities to help out in the area ... [More]

76 openings for 5K Kid Zone Helpers!

Thu, May 4 8:30pm

LOTS of help is still needed for the WG5K Kid Zone!   Have a middle school or high school student who's willing to help?   There are dozens of fun shifts open for managing games!   Please sign up here ... [More]

Register for WG5K by Wednesday for Raffle entry!

Thu, May 4 7:48pm

At flag salute Friday, May 12, we are raffling off: 13 Saucony water bottles 11 pedometers 1 Jamba Juice Squirt Water bottle 1 Brooks lightweight backpack 1 Autographed copy of The Running Joke Cartoo ... [More]

Need labels for Summer Camps?

Mon, May 1 10:43am

Purchase your multi-purpose labels, clothing labels, bag tags, household labels, stationary and safety products from Lovable Labels, and WGEPTA gets 20% back!   www.WillowGlen.lovablelabels.ca  

Proposed PTA Agenda for May 9th Meeting

Sat, Apr 29 11:32am

Please look over the agenda.  Thanks!!  

For 5K: Only one pack of flyers left to hand out tomorrow and Sunday!

Fri, Apr 28 4:41pm

Can anyone take one pack of flyers to hand out this weekend?  The flyers notify residents and businesses of the race route for our upcoming 5K.  You can choose from the Brace Avenue area or Lincoln Av ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, April 27, 2017

Fri, Apr 28 8:52am

Included: WGE Calendar May/June 2017 Kids Club Summer Camp

There is still time to order books from the Kinder Author Event this Friday!

Wed, Apr 26 4:36pm

Deadline is tomorrow (Thursday) by end of school day if you would like a signed book (or two!). You don't have to be in Kinder to order a signed book.

Info for each day of Staff Appreciation next week!

Mon, Apr 24 4:12pm

Staff Appreciation week is coming soon!

Mon, Apr 24 4:10pm

60% off school and teacher supplies!

Fri, Apr 21 2:51pm

The Office Depot at Hamilton and Bascom is closing,  and everything is 60% off! (Including fixtures)   1760 South Bascom Ave Campbell, CA 95008   Now through May 20, but I have a feeling it will go fa ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, Apr 20, 2017

Fri, Apr 21 10:09am

Included: Twin Day today (sorry this is late for that!) Staff Appreciation May 1-5 Tiger Theater presents Aristocats Kids May 3 & 4 Otis Spunkmeyer and Popcornopolis delivery Wed, April 26, 2-4 pm in ... [More]

Get to know SELAC - Everyone is invited to come to Tuesday's Meeting

Wed, Apr 19 3:39pm

Staff Appreciation Sign Ups are on your student's door!

Tue, Apr 18 3:18pm

Spring Box Tops due this Friday, April 21st

Tue, Apr 18 12:15pm

Thank you Parents, Students and Teachers for participating in the Spring 2017 Box Tops for Education contest !!      Please turn in your Box Tops to the office by Friday, April 21st.      If you need ... [More]

Please fill out a Quick Music Program Survey!

Mon, Apr 17 9:01pm

The PTA funded a new in-class MUSIC PROGRAM this year. Please tell us what you and your student(s) thought about it!   https://goo.gl/forms/ns6XJRM9LGfTkvfm1 (you may fill it out multiple times for mu ... [More]

Willow Glen's Amazing Race 2017

Mon, Apr 17 7:28pm

Which team will have the right mix of stamina, creativity and fun that it takes to win this years amazing race????

Willow Glen Amazing Race

Thu, Apr 13 9:47am

Hello prospective Amazing Racers!   There are only a couple team spots left but if you act fast you too can have the time of your life racing around 95125.  100% of your entry fee goes directly to the ... [More]

Mother / Son Magic! Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Thu, Apr 6 5:34pm

Information: Summer Camp Opportunity

Thu, Apr 6 12:29pm

April 19th Town Hall Meeting: San José Environmental Sustainability Plan

Wed, Apr 5 9:26pm

PTA Volunteers needed for next year!

Tue, Apr 4 8:42pm

The PTA Volunteers for next year were nominated tonight. Thank you to everyone who has volunteered!   We are still in need of people to step up for positions highlighted below. Do you see a role you c ... [More]

The infamous 2017 Willow Glen Elementary Amazing Race

Tue, Apr 4 8:08am

Hello prospective Amazing Racers!   There are only a couple team spots left but if you act fast you too can have the time of your life racing around 95125.    As some of you know, Maren & Steve passed ... [More]

PTA Meeting Minutes Available for 3-14-17

Mon, Apr 3 5:41pm

The PTA Meeting Minutes from the 2/15/17 meeting are now available for review on Konstella under "Files and Links". Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting on Tuesday 4/4/17 at 7pm with your q ... [More]

Auciton Parties moved to wgepta.org!

Sun, Apr 2 10:34am

We still have some fabulous events that were offered at the Auction that have space left!   The items have been moved from the auction software to wgepta.org. Check them out here!   San Jose Giants VI ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, Mar 30, 2017

Thu, Mar 30 7:54pm

Included: WGE Calendar April 2017 After School Chess, Apr & May 2017

REMINDER: Tomorrow is the LAST DAY to order yearbooks!

Tue, Mar 28 12:16pm

Order now - there will only be limited quantities for sale at the end of the school year.  Thanks!!  

Proposed Agenda for April 4th PTA Meeting

Sun, Mar 26 3:24pm

This will be our election meeting - come join us!  

Last chance for a free ice cream scoop!

Fri, Mar 24 6:17pm

Thank you for joining the PTA this year!   If you joined, you received a coupon from Baskin Robbins for a free scoop of ice cream. The coupons expire March 30!   If you have not joined yet, you still ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Mar 23, 2017

Fri, Mar 24 5:51pm

Included: Pout Pout Fish Illustrator Visit for 1st and 2nd graders April 4, Autographed books open to all students! Box Tops Contest - deadline April 21, 2017 Spring Music Concerts April 5, 6, 7 Macha ... [More]

REMINDER: One week left to order Yearbooks!

Wed, Mar 22 12:35pm

Order now - there will only be limited quantities for sale at the end of the school year.  Thanks!!  

Fun Event: “Act!vated” performance at the Rose Garden Library on April 4th at 6:15 pm

Wed, Mar 22 12:12pm

The Rose Garden Library is hosting a performance of the “Tales Afoot” by nationally touring theatre company Act!vated Story Theatre and SJUSD students are invited. “Tales Afoot” is a highly energized ... [More]

Sprind Music Concert Dates

Mon, Mar 20 9:20pm

All classes had weekly music in class from November to now. They will be performing concerts to show off what they've learned! Come see them April 5, 6 or 7 - depending on what grade your student is i ... [More]

5k help still needed!

Mon, Mar 20 11:04am

The Willow Glen 5k Team is looking for two more members: - Festival Lead - Volunteer Coordinator The Festival Lead will help coordinate rentals and deliveries leading up to and on race day. They will ... [More]

4 spots opened up for the Poker Party!

Fri, Mar 17 1:15pm

There is still room in a few other parties as well. :-)   Place your bids here! https://mobilebid.greatergiving.com/r/index.php?sl=wgepta&s=&cat=Parties&strt=50#   (Or use the text/email you got if yo ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, March 16, 2017

Thu, Mar 16 6:13pm

Included: Crazy Hair Day, Mar 31 Grau letter Mar/Apr SJUS Familiy University Apr 1

Invite a friend to join Konstella!

Thu, Mar 16 6:01pm

Have a friend in our WGE community who's not on Konstella yet? Have them down load the Konstella app from iTunes or Google Play, and use the code 5wLHDH to register as part of the WGE!

P.E. and Exercise at WGE

Thu, Mar 16 1:30pm

Here is a handy FAQ regarding recess rules at school.  Feel free to contact Coach Ray or the office if you have any questions.   

Awesome AmazonSmile donation for Thursday, March 16th!

Wed, Mar 15 11:16pm

Saving something on your Amazon Wish List or in your Cart?  AmazonSmile earns WGEPTA around $2000 each year when you shop using the below link. Bookmark it for the future, and shop Thursday, March 16t ... [More]

5k help needed!

Wed, Mar 15 1:10pm

The Willow Glen 5k Team is looking for two more members: - Festival Lead - Volunteer Coordinator The Festival Lead will help coordinate rentals and deliveries leading up to and on race day. They will ... [More]

REMINDER: Yearbook Orders are available now through March 29th!

Wed, Mar 15 11:45am

Order now - there will only be limited quantities for sale at the end of the school year.  Thanks!!  

Who will you get to have fun with at the Auction Parties?

Tue, Mar 14 8:06pm

Purchase a spot for an auction party and join the following familes:   VIP Baseball with the San Jose Giants - Leave the kids at home and come enjoy an evening on the VIP deck at the San Jose Giants g ... [More]

Don't miss these events!

Tue, Mar 14 6:56pm

There are some spots left at amazing parties that were auctioned off Sunday!   VIP Baseball with the San Jose Giants Campbell Brewing Company Tasting Amazing Race Teams & Stations Lunch and Tour at Fi ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, March 9, 2017

Mon, Mar 13 8:04pm

Included: Yearbook Info. Order by the end of March! WizardBots after school program Mar-May 2017  

Updated Proposed PTA Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, March 14th

Mon, Mar 13 1:07pm

Updated to include Assistant Principal's topic of Behavioral Policies and Procedures  

PTA Meeting Minutes Available for 2-15-17

Sun, Mar 12 2:27pm

The PTA Meeting Minutes from the 2/15/17 meeting are now available for review on Konstella. Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting on Tuesday 3/14/17 at 7pm with your questions or comments. Cori  

Special Announcement!

Sat, Mar 11 6:49pm

WGE Friends,   You only have a few more hours to get your tickets to the Mardi Gras celebration OF THE YEAR!    Get ready to enjoy a night filled with a live jazz band (The Abe Train), Cajun style din ... [More]

The WGE Auction is now live!

Fri, Mar 10 5:00pm

The WGE Auction is now live! You can start checking out all of the fabulous packages available and start bidding now!    Even if you aren't able to attend the event on Sunday, you can still follow alo ... [More]

Last Chance to Let the Good Times Roll!

Thu, Mar 9 12:40pm

Thanks to our supportive community, we are going to have an awesome silent auction this Sunday!!!   Be sure to get your tickets before Saturday at www.wgepta.org/auction and be ready to let the good t ... [More]

Don't miss this once a year opportunity!

Wed, Mar 8 7:02am

Don't miss your chance to go home with the following at this Sunday's auction: Once in a lifetime helicopter ride with San Jose's finest PD A Truly Me American Girl Doll with a WGE Tiger t-shirt unifo ... [More]

VOTING DATE CORRECTION - 2017-18 WGEPTA Board

Tue, Mar 7 4:44pm

CORRECTION! We don't vote until the April 4th meeting. Here are our nominations for our next PTA Board. Thank you to those who are willing to serve!   Here are the nominees: President Rachel Wilner Ex ... [More]

Did you know?

Tue, Mar 7 6:55am

Wanted to share some fun 2017 WGE Trivia with you.  Did you know that the PTA raises $160K with only four fundraisers each year?!  THANK YOU!   Our kids need your support to fund crucial enrichment pr ... [More]

Mardi Gras Auction- ticket link

Mon, Mar 6 9:11am

In case you waiting until Today to purchase your auction tickets.... Here is the link:  www.wgepta.org/auction We hope to see you there!

How you can help WGE in less than 1 minute....

Sun, Mar 5 8:18pm

The WGE Mardi Gras Auction is less than 1 week away and we need everyone’s help to pull off a successful event on March 12th at 5pm.  Here are two simple ways to help out:   Buy Tickets at www.wgepta. ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, March 2, 2017

Thu, Mar 2 8:50pm

Included: Lucky Kid Lotto Prizes Lucky Kid Lotto Raffle Tickets Spring Portraits, March 9 WGE Calendar March 2017 Principal's Coffee, March 10    

Mardi Gras Auction- Get your tickets today!!!!

Thu, Mar 2 5:47pm

A lot is happening behind the scenes to make this an event to remember!  Get your tickets ASAP!  www.wgepta.org/auction   A little teaser for our March 12th event!!!   Are you interested in getting to ... [More]

Last Opportunity to join Girls on the Run - space available!

Mon, Feb 27 10:10am

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Tiger Folder Flyers, February 16, 2017

Thu, Feb 16 8:24pm

Included: Eat Breakfast at WGE Spring Testing Information

Autism Spectrum Disorders Seminar on March 25, 2017 through Stanford

Thu, Feb 16 1:28pm

PTA Legoland Deals

Wed, Feb 15 2:23pm

Visit LEGOLAND California and SEA LIFE® Aquarium for only $52 per adult or child. That’s more than 50% off the regular price. Must be reserved and pre-paid. Pre-register online or call  (760) 438-5346 ... [More]

PTA Minutes available for review

Tue, Feb 14 3:45pm

The PTA Meeting Minutes from the 1/10/17 meeting are now available for review on Konstella in both English and Spanish. Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting on Wednesday with your questions ... [More]

Buy Your Auction Tickets!

Sun, Feb 12 7:59pm

Purchase your tickets now! http://www.wgepta.org/auction/

Addition to Wednesday PTA Meeting Agenda: Update on Solar Panels on WGE campus

Fri, Feb 10 12:35pm

Steve Adamo from the District will give an update on solar panels at our Wednesday PTA meeting.  Thanks!  Erica  

Lost & Found

Thu, Feb 9 2:28pm

A gentle reminder that Lost & Found items will be donated after each monthly Flag Salute.  You can find the Lost & Found racks in front of the Cafeteria.     Please take a look before this Friday's Fl ... [More]

Young Inklings Creative Writing still has room - classes start today!

Thu, Feb 9 1:06pm

First Day of Class: Thursday, Feb. 9 from 3:00-4:00pm in Room G202 Link to register online: https://www.amilia.com/store/en/inklings/shop/activities/1208322

Update: Proposed Agenda for Wednesday, February 15th meeting

Mon, Feb 6 9:21pm

Added a date change action for the Mother/Son event in April.  Please note the meeting is on Wednesday next week.  Thanks!!

Tiger Folder Flyers Feb 2, 2017

Thu, Feb 2 8:18pm

Included: Science Family Fun Night! Tues, Feb. 7, 2017 Principal's Coffee. Fri, Feb 10, 2017  

Don't forget your Amazon link!

Thu, Feb 2 8:04pm

Did you know WGEPTA makes money anytime you shop through our Amazon affiliate and smile link?   Simply go to Amazon from this link: wgepta.org/amazon   And BOOKMARK IT, so you always shop though the link!  

Talent Show Registration Form due this Friday, February 3rd!

Wed, Feb 1 4:19pm

Don't forget to turn in your Talent Show Registration Form to the office by Friday, February 3rd.  All the information about dates and times can be found on there, and the forms are attached.  Thanks!!

Tiger Folder Flyers Jan 26, 2017

Tue, Jan 31 12:17am

Included: Tiger Flyer Jan 2017 WGE Calendar Feb 2017 Mr. Grau letter Jan-Feb 2017 Father-Daughter Switch-a-roo Feb. 3, 2017 Talent Show Info and Registration March 3, 2017 SJUSD Survey Opt-out Form  

Parking in our neighborhood

Mon, Jan 30 7:21pm

Just a reminder to be conscientious when parking around the neighborhood, especially on Iris Court.  Please follow all parking rules and don't block neighbors' driveways.  Thank you!

Important: PTA Meeting Date Change to February 15th

Thu, Jan 26 9:19am

Hello PTA Members!  We originally moved our Tuesday, February 14th PTA Meeting to the 13th to make room for Valentine's evening.  Now, there is an important District Town Hall meeting occurring on Feb ... [More]

Upcoming District Meetings - Your Chance to Communicate!

Tue, Jan 24 3:58pm

There are several upcoming opportunities to participate in discussions with the District about academics, school climate and inclusion.   District Survey:  https://sjusd.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Jan 19, 2017

Sat, Jan 21 1:01pm

Included: Disney Day Father Daughter Switcheroo Machado's Martial Arts Creative Writing Basketball  

School Food Drive was a Big Success!

Wed, Jan 18 4:02pm

Willow Glen Elementary joined in the fight against local hunger by donating food and money to the Second Harvest Food Drive.  96% of Second Harvest's expenses go directly toward programs that feed our ... [More]

The WG 5K team is looking for marketing help!

Wed, Jan 18 11:40am

The WG 5K, our biggest event and fundraiser of the year, is only a few months away and we are looking for help with marketing. We need someone who will help coordinate getting the word out about the r ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyer Jan 12, 2017

Thu, Jan 12 8:23pm

Creative Writing After School Class

Hip Hop and Soccer After School Programs still available!

Thu, Jan 12 6:41pm

The new session of Hip Hop and Soccer after-school programs start tomorrow 1/13.  There is still time to sign up!   Sign up online or turn your form and money into the office.    

Kinder tours coming soon!

Thu, Jan 12 3:52pm

Parents of incoming TK or kindergarten students — even those already attending — are invited to attend a tour at Willow Glen Elementary to learn about the school and its programs, including the two-wa ... [More]

Come find your Lost and Found!

Thu, Jan 12 12:43pm

All sweatshirts and lunch boxes are hanging up outside the cafeteria. Come find what's yours!

PTA Minutes available for review

Mon, Jan 9 11:28am

The PTA Meeting Minutes from the 12/13/16 meeting are now available for review on Konstella. Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting tomorrow with your questions or comments.  

Updated Proposed Agenda for Tuesday, January 10th PTA Meeting

Mon, Jan 9 9:38am

Updated Agenda:  I want to clarify Action Item f: We will be discussing and potentially voting on rolling Tiger Theatre into the PTA.  Thanks!  

Calling all Willow Glen 5K Potential Volunteers!

Fri, Jan 6 3:44pm

It's time to get started on the Willow Glen 5K.    Join us for a volunteer meeting to see where you would like to pitch in. We will meet at 20 Twenty Cheese Bar directly after the PTA meeting on Tuesd ... [More]

Proposed Agenda for Tuesday, January 10th PTA Meeting

Mon, Jan 2 11:30am

Tiger Folder FLyers 12 22 16

Fri, Dec 23 4:25pm

Included: Jan 2017 WGE Calendar Principal's Coffee, Fri. Jan 13 After School Soccer Winter 2017 TWBI Orientation

Calling all scientists!

Wed, Dec 21 7:02pm

The Science Fair is coming! February 6-8th!   Grades K-3: Lower grade students will participate in a class project. ·        The teachers are looking for parent volunteers to assist with the classroom ... [More]

Thank You from the WGE PTA! Annual Giving Campaign Update

Tue, Dec 20 11:48am

A giant Thank You from the Willow Glen Elementary PTA to everyone who has contributed toward the 2016-2017 Annual Giving Campaign! We are super close to our goal of $50,000 (just $175 short!) and we a ... [More]

WG Ornaments Limited Availablity!

Sun, Dec 18 3:10pm

Tiger Folder Flyers, Dec 15, 2016

Thu, Dec 15 6:39pm

Included: Free Dress Day Dec 23 Art House Kids Academic Chess Hip Hop Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run

Tue, Dec 13 11:08am

 

PTA Meeting Minutes available for review

Mon, Dec 12 8:29pm

The PTA Meeting Minutes from the 11/1/16 meeting are now available for review on Konstella in both English and Spanish. Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting tomorrow with your questions or  ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, Dec 2016

Sun, Dec 11 5:53pm

Letter from Superintendent Nancy Albarrán with Teaching Tolerance link RobotEd after school program flyer  

Reminder! Friday is the last day to donate to the Food Drive!

Thu, Dec 8 10:09pm

Thanks to all the families that have helped fill 6 barrels of food to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank. We need to fill two more barrels with donations in order to get our free dress day!

Shopping Night at Kendra Scott this Friday, 12/9, 5pm- 8pm

Tue, Dec 6 7:56pm

Please join us for an evening supporting Willow Glen Elementary enjoy sips, sweets and jewels   Friday, December 9th, 5pm- 8pm   Kendra Scott Santana Row 334 Santana Row, San Jose 95128     20% of the ... [More]

Proposed PTA Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, December 13th

Sat, Dec 3 11:16pm

Girls on the Run Registration Information - Starting today

Sat, Dec 3 4:18pm

Kiln Room/Tiger Store Key Missing

Fri, Dec 2 4:00pm

Please let me know if you have the office key for the kiln room/Tiger Store that is on a green lanyard.  It has been missing for two days.  Thank you!  Erica

LOST SHEET MUSIC

Thu, Dec 1 8:58pm

Hi everyone. Thanks for coming out to the Tree Lighting tonight!   The High School Band Instructor lost some sheet music tonight. Any chance anyone found some music? If so, please turn it into Maren S ... [More]

Elf Giving going on now!

Thu, Dec 1 9:51am

ELF HOLIDAY GIVING PROGRAM Our annual Holiday Giving Program is under way! This program provides WGE families-in-need to provide food, clothes and toys for their children and have a happier holiday se ... [More]

Receiving Konstella emails but still not registered?

Wed, Nov 30 2:23pm

If you are having any problems registering with Konstella, reply to this email or contact me at president@wgepta.org and I can help get you set up!     Thanks for being a part of the WGE PTA Community!

WGE Food Drive - Let's help out our Community!

Wed, Nov 30 2:20pm

Celebrate Giving Tuesday with a donation to the WGE PTA!

Tue, Nov 29 9:44am

Today is Giving Tuesday - a day celebrated internationally to inspire people to support organizations they are passionate about. At Willow Glen Elementary, we are passionate about our children's educa ... [More]

Think of PTA this Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday!

Wed, Nov 23 6:12pm

Black Friday Willow Glen Elementary Ornaments Be sure to pick yours up while supplies last! Not a direct fundraiser, but Willow Glen Business Association is a very supportive partner with WGEPTA, and ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Nov 22, 2016

Tue, Nov 22 8:52pm

Included: Letter from Mr. Grau, Nov/Dec 2016 Harry Potter Dress Day, Dec. 2 Kendra Scott Jewelry and Nail Laquer fundraiser, Fri. Dec. 9

Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 1st

Tue, Nov 22 12:57pm

We hope you'll help us celebrate the holiday season by attending WGE's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 1st!  The festival begins at 5:30pm, the performances start at 6:00, and the ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Nov 17, 2016

Thu, Nov 17 8:42pm

Included: Tiger Flyer Nov 2016 Tree Lighting, Dec. 1, 2016 Scholastic book Fair Elf Giving Machado's Martial Arts

Need a new Sweatshirt?

Wed, Nov 16 7:36pm

Sweatshirts (as well as T-Shirts) WG Bumper Stickers (which make great holiday gifts!) WG Tote Bags (which make great reusable holiday gift wrapping!) are available online. Inventories are current, so ... [More]

Project Cornerstone Grant Opportunity

Mon, Nov 14 10:54am

Project Cornerstone, which administers the ABC program our PTA volunteers use in the classrooms once a month, is up for a grant from the Kind Foundation.  Read below if you would like to support this ... [More]

Ornaments for sale with WGE on them!

Fri, Nov 11 8:02pm

For the last 4 years Willow Glen Business Association has sold a collectable Christmas Ornament. This year, the ornament features Willow Glen Elementary!   They are available at the following stores o ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Nov. 10, 2016

Fri, Nov 11 7:35pm

Included:   WGE Dates to Remember Nov 16 - Jan 17 Future Chefs Contest  

The Walkathon winners are...

Tue, Nov 8 3:23pm

1) Maestra Blanco-Johnson:  $3,440 2) Maestra Aguilar:  $2,981 3) Maestra Broadnax:  $2,140 THANK YOU SO MUCH!  This year's walkathon was an amazing success - we raised $24,466, which was just short o ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, Nov. 3, 2016

Mon, Nov 7 7:40pm

Included: Opera Nov.  8 Book Fair Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 2016

Lost and Found: Tips!

Mon, Nov 7 12:37pm

With over 800 students at our school, you can imagine how full the Lost & Found can be.  Three PTA Volunteers help out the school by sorting Lost & Found when we can, but the job is still too big.     ... [More]

Art to Remember

Tue, Nov 1 8:05pm

It's not too late for online orders!  Go to order.arttoremember and enter your child's code.  You have until this Friday, November 4th.  Anything ordered by Friday will be here December 1st, just in t ... [More]

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign - We are Thankful for You!

Tue, Nov 1 1:28pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN   We are so thankful for all of the the generous WGE families who have donated so far. We have reached the $43,000 mark!    Every year, the PTA spends more than $120,000 ... [More]

Last Call for Art to Remember Paper Forms

Sat, Oct 29 9:56pm

This Monday is your last chance to order your Art to Remember keepsake.  Over 30 possible  products and they make great gifts for the holidays.  Why not buy a few?   Drop off your paper forms to the f ... [More]

Walkathon pledges are due tomorrow, Oct. 28th

Thu, Oct 27 1:26pm

There is still one more day to submit walkathon pledges to qualify for prizes! To pledge online, go to: https://99pledges.com/fund/wgepta/addme E-mail volunteers@wgepta.org for pledge forms or questio ... [More]

Art To Remember Fundraiser

Tue, Oct 25 11:53am

Extended Deadline for Art to Remember!  Orders are being accepted up to Monday Oct. 31st!   Questions?  Contact Julia Casto at jcasto2011@yahoo.com or 408-828-4041

Harvest Festival this Friday, 6:30-8:00pm

Tue, Oct 25 10:22am

PLEASE JOIN US FOR WILLOW GLEN ELEMENTARY HARVEST FESTIVAL FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016 6:30-8:00 PM   MAIN QUAD AND CAFETERIA   FREE ADMISSION * FUN AND GAMES FOR ALL * LIVE BAND * FOOD   BOOK OR TREAT- ... [More]

Books for Treats help

Tue, Oct 25 9:27am

Books for Treats is looking for some help for their Halloween book giveaway.  I'll be volunteering Friday and Monday to help get free books into kids' hands - come join me if you can!  Books for Treat ... [More]

Walkathon pledges due Friday, Oct. 28th

Sun, Oct 23 11:01pm

Thanks to everyone who came to school on Friday to cheer on the students during the walkathon - the kids were amazing and seemed to have a great time walking for their school!   There are still 6 days ... [More]

Proposed PTA Agenda for November 1st Meeting

Sat, Oct 22 7:58pm

Please note the date change for our next PTA Meeting.  We will meet on November 1st instead of the 8th so everyone can enjoy Election night!  Because of this new date, we will not have a bank reconcil ... [More]

Tiger Folfer Flyers Oct 20, 2016

Thu, Oct 20 5:12pm

Included: Halloween Parade info Tiger Flyer, Oct 2016  

College Day Walkathon is only 2 days away!

Wed, Oct 19 10:12pm

The College Day Walkathon will take place on Friday, October 21, which is just 2 days away!  Students have until October 28 to submit pledges to qualify for the following prizes: All students will rec ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers - Oct 13, 2016

Thu, Oct 13 9:42pm

Attached: Join Give Volunteer Connect GIVE WGE Dates, Oct - Dec 2016 Principal's Coffee - tomorrow! Believe Fundraiser items in - Pickup tomorrow! Harvest Festival - Oct 28 Main Street Fundraiser - Oc ... [More]

Lost & Found - Pick up before Flag Salute on Fridays

Thu, Oct 13 10:55am

A gentle reminder that Lost & Found items will be donated after each monthly Flag Salute.  You can find the Lost & Found racks in front of the Cafeteria.     Please take a look before this Friday's Fl ... [More]

The College Day Walkathon is only 11 days away!

Tue, Oct 11 12:33am

The College Day Walkathon will take place on Friday, October 21, which is just 11 days away!  It's a really fun event and a great way to get the kids active and involved in raising the money needed to ... [More]

Would you like to participate in the WGHS Homecoming Parade?

Tue, Oct 4 9:54am

The parade route starts and ends at the WGHS track.  The parade will make it's way through a couple side streets and then down Lincoln Avenue towards the elementary school.  It then heads back to the ... [More]

Stanford Football Tickets

Tue, Oct 4 9:42am

Stanford Football is offering free kids' tickets for an upcoming game.  Check it out!  

Proposed PTA Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Sat, Oct 1 7:34pm

Thank you!

Tiger Folder Flyers 9 29 16

Fri, Sep 30 4:38pm

Flyers attached: College Day Rockathon, Friday, October 21, 2016 Walkathon Pledge Sheets Walkathon receipts page Create & Innovate After School Program MarineBots RobotEd After School Program

Young Inklings needs 3 more students!

Fri, Sep 30 8:08am

The deadline for registering for Young Inklings has been extended if you still want to sign up! This is a fabulous workshop for all aspiring writers! If they don't get 3 more students, they will have ... [More]

Legoland Offer for PTA Members

Thu, Sep 29 10:54am

Band is a GO!

Sat, Sep 24 12:59pm

Yay! We have enough students to have a band! Band will start next week.   Please read all the details below, and let me know if I missed any of your questions!   Band will be in the cafeteria this yea ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers 9 22 16

Fri, Sep 23 1:50am

Attached: Technology Documents - Cover Letter Tech Pledge Acceptable Use Agreement Internet Essentials Acknowledgement of Handbook USSC After School Soccer Young inklings Writing Class Before School Band    

16 more band students needed!

Thu, Sep 22 4:05pm

We have 37 potential band members so far.  We need 50 to make it happen!   Email Maren at band@wgepta.org (or reply to this announcement) if you're interested in joining!   Oh, and band will now be 7: ... [More]

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign - It's never too late to Give!

Thu, Sep 22 1:57pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN   Thank you to all of the generous families who have donated so far. We have reached the $33,000 mark!  Every year, the PTA spends more than $120,000 on programs such as ... [More]

Meet the new Band Instructor!

Mon, Sep 19 8:26pm

Provided we get 50 students register (we are at 16 so far), here is who our new band instructor will be! Noah is an opera singer from Mountain View, California. He graduated with a Bachelor of the Art ... [More]

After School Soccer flyer

Mon, Sep 19 8:19pm

Daisy Girl Scout Info Meeting: Thursday, Sept. 22nd

Mon, Sep 19 5:35pm

Turn in your Viva Calle SJ School Challenge Cards tomorrow!

Sun, Sep 18 8:34pm

Wow, Viva Calle SJ was a great success today! I saw many many WGE families out there enjoying our open streets. I hope everyone grabbed a School Challenge Card. Please turn them into your teachers Mon ... [More]

Viva Calle SJ is this Sunday!

Fri, Sep 16 10:29pm

This Sunday is the day to come explore 6 miles of open streets in San Jose while they are closed off to traffic. Don't forget to stop by one of the black and yellow Viva Calle SJ Information tents to ... [More]

Interested in Band?!

Fri, Sep 16 5:11pm

BAND WILL NOT HAPPEN THIS YEAR UNLESS WE GET THE MINIMUM 50 STUDENTS NEEDED!   Band this year will be run like our other after school providers (except that it will be before school). The cost will be ... [More]

Martial Arts flyer in English

Fri, Sep 16 4:44pm

Tiger Folder Flyers 9 15 16

Thu, Sep 15 9:37pm

Attached: Pizza My Heart restaurant Night Fundraiser Sept. 21, 2016 VivaCalle THIS SUNDAY! Details for contest... School Site Council info meeting Grau Letter Sept/Oct 2016 Rules for School PURR PURR ... [More]

Shop on Amazon - Get Money for our School!

Wed, Sep 14 11:27am

Use and bookmark this link to shop on Amazon and PTA will earn up to 15% on purchases.  So far this school year, Amazon has sent us over $300, just from people using this link!   wgepta.org/amazon   F ... [More]

Help WGE win $1000 by attending Viva Calle SJ!

Mon, Sep 12 12:57pm

Calling All Students!   Want a fun way to win $1000 for your school? Want to win a class party with Ms. Patten? Do you want to run, play and bike along Lincoln Blvd with NO cars?  This is your chance! ... [More]

PTA Minutes for Review

Mon, Sep 12 12:47pm

The PTA Meeting Minutes from 8/23/16 are posted on Konstella. Take a look at them and come to the PTA Meeting tomorrow night if you have any questions or comments!

Tiger Folder Flyers

Thu, Sep 8 9:01pm

Flyers included: JOIN the PTA! GIVE to the PTA! Opera Cub Scouts Machado Martial Arts after school  

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign - Your Help is Needed!

Thu, Sep 8 12:14pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN   Thank you to all of the generous families who have donated so far. We have reached the $20,000 mark!    Every year, the PTA spends more than $120,000 on programs such ... [More]

UPDATED: Proposed Agenda for September 13, 2016 PTA Meeting

Wed, Sep 7 2:49pm

Note:  Added a presentation on solar panels by Steve Adamo from the District and eliminated the solar panel action item.  Thanks!

Come to Volunteer Orientation and Training!

Fri, Sep 2 12:46pm

PLEASE NOTE:  Being an Art and ABC/Los Dichos Docent in your child's class does require training.  If you are unable to attend Tuesday's meeting, please email volunteers@wgepta.org as soon as possible ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Sept. 1, 2016

Thu, Sep 1 6:12pm

Tiger Flyer Sept 2016 Principal's Coffee Sept. 9, 2016 No Nuts Policy

WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign - Donate Today!

Tue, Aug 30 12:00pm

WGE PTA ANNUAL GIVING CAMPAIGN By now we hope you’ve begun to learn about some of the fun, inspiring programs the WGE PTA pays for — and if you haven’t, your kids will surely be telling you about them ... [More]

Come to Volunteer Orientation Night!

Sun, Aug 28 11:10am

Are you interested in doing art projects with your child's class?  Are you curious about the ABC / Los Dichos anti-bullying program?  Come find out how to volunteer in your child's classroom as an Art ... [More]

Have you been searching for Pokemon?

Thu, Aug 25 8:54pm

Read your green Science Camp flyer carefully!   Although your student has come home with flashy marketing and promises of fabulous prizes for purchasing items through the Believe catalog, they can get ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Aug 25, 2016

Thu, Aug 25 8:44pm

The following flyers are included: Ice Cream Social Tiger & WG T-shirts & Sweatshirts (deadline to order TIGER design tomorrow!) Join Give Volunteer Konstella Back to School Grau Aug Letter Science Ca ... [More]

PTA Meeting Minutes For Review (English and Spanish)

Sat, Aug 20 6:56pm

At the PTA Meeting on 8/23 we will present the two previous PTA Meeting Minutes for approval. The minutes from the meeting on 5/31 and 7/5 have been posted on Konstella. To review them, login to Konst ... [More]

Earn books for your classroom!

Fri, Aug 19 2:19pm

Order books from the Scholastic catalogs that are sent home, or order online here: https://clubs.scholastic.com/home   Your teacher earns points for every book you purchase, toward their purchase of b ... [More]

School Supply Lists

Wed, Aug 17 3:58pm

To all Volunteers

Tue, Aug 16 10:07pm

Welcome to the new school year and thank you for your interest in volunteering!   For those volunteering in the first few days of school who have volunteered in the past, please sign the orange volunt ... [More]

Link for buying T-Shirts online

Tue, Aug 16 9:40pm

http://www.wgepta.org/store/

T-Shirt Sales Hours

Tue, Aug 16 7:47pm

2016-17 UNIFORM T-SHIRTS AND SWEATSHIRTS ON SALE NOW!       At school: (near the cafeteria): -  Wednesday, 8/17, 8:30 - 8:50 am and 2:40 - 3:00 pm   -  Thursday, 8/18, 8:30 - 8:50 am and 2:40 - 3:00 p ... [More]

Proposed PTA Meeting Agenda for Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Mon, Aug 15 11:07am

[Back to School Night Date Corrected - thank you to our sharp-eyed PTA members!]   We hope you can come to our first PTA Meeting of the year on Tuesday, August 23rd starting at 7:00 pm in the School L ... [More]

PTA and WGE Summer Mailers

Tue, Aug 2 8:55pm

PTA Summer Mailer New Family PTA Summer Mailer Returning Family Grau Welcome letter Uniform Policy Supply Lists 2016-17 Instructional Calendar  

Lincoln Ave. roadwork

Tue, Jul 5 5:24pm

On June 28, San Jose City Council unanimously voted to make the Lincoln Ave. Pilot Project (ie. Road Diet) permanent.   Work has already begun to fix deteriorated sections of Lincoln Ave.   Electrical ... [More]

After Class Enrichment

Mon, Jul 4 1:05pm

After Class Enrichment (ACE) is a program the school would like to try out to help organize all our after school programs.   We will vote on it Tuesday night. Please come vote!  

VivaCalleSJ, Sept. 18, 2016

Mon, Jul 4 1:02pm

Save the date: Sept. 18, 2016!   Streets will be closed off to traffic from 10-3, for people to bike, walk, skate, jog, dance and smile in San Jose, starting at our school!  

Summer Newsletters from Kathryn Dubose

Fri, Jun 24 5:52pm

Check out these Summer Newsletters from our Computer Lab expert, Kathryn Dubose! She shares tons of information about reading programs, the San Jose Public Library, educational sites for kids, plus lo ... [More]

Special PTA Meeting to Vote on 2016/17 Budget Items

Thu, Jun 23 5:30pm

Please come to a brief special meeting to vote on budget items - read below and thanks!!   In accordance with WGEPTA’s Bylaws, two WGEPTA executive board members, Colin McCarthy and Maren Sederquist, ... [More]

Shop Amazon through the App?

Mon, Jun 20 4:27pm

If you shop from your iPhone or iPad, you will need to do the following once on each device: Open Safari and type http://www.wgepta.org/amazon in the web address field at the top. Amazonsmile for wgep ... [More]

Road Diet Update

Mon, Jun 20 4:21pm

The San Jose Department of Transportation has recommended to: Accept the Lincoln Avenue Pilot Project Report, and support the plan to pave and stripe Lincoln Avenue in the current pilot configuration, ... [More]

Amazon now links with Shoparoo!

Mon, Jun 20 3:37pm

Hopefully you've already booked our amazon link (http://wgepta.org/amazon), so you earn money for WGEPTA every time you shop.   Now you can also earn Shoparoo money by linking your Amazon account!   Y ... [More]

Experience "Dancin' on the Avenue" From a Different Angle

Fri, Jun 17 5:17pm

Come experience a different angle on the 21st "Dancin' on the Avenue" festival and volunteer to help this Saturday, June 18th in Downtown Willow Glen.   Drink service volunteers are needed on both shi ... [More]

Fixed links: Free Google Express for 6 months + earn $15 for WGEPTA!

Tue, Jun 14 11:41am

PTA members, friends and families get 6 months of FREE delivery from Google Express! For a limited time -- until August 1 -- Google Express will also donate $15 to your PTA every time someone signs up ... [More]

7 spots open for Cheer Camp June 13 & 15!

Wed, Jun 8 5:19pm

7 more spots are left for Cheer Camp! (Only 3 signed up so far)   Cheer camp will be led by Coach Kari and the Willow Glen High School Varsity Cheer Team.   Monday and Wednesday, June 13 and 15th from ... [More]

Congratulations to Charlotte Davis!

Wed, Jun 8 4:04pm

Graduated 5th grader Charlotte Davis is the winner of this year's T-shirt design contest. See her design that will be on next year's uniform T-shirt below!

Need a Yearbook?

Sat, Jun 4 9:01pm

They're available here: http://www.wgepta.org/store/#yearbooks   and we'll drop it on your doorstep!  

Schmahl Science Camps offered this summer!

Thu, Jun 2 5:32pm

Here are previews of 15 different camps offered! Full flyers are in the Tiger Folder Flyers section of FILES in Konstella.

Summer Produce and Help the School: Farmigo is available during the summer!

Thu, Jun 2 5:29pm

Farmigo has been up and running at our school and the feedback is great! In just four weeks, we have raised over $460 toward the school's Science Camp Fund.  I'm happy to say we will continue produce ... [More]

REMINDER: Jenelle's Retirement Party is Wednesday Afternoon

Tue, May 31 10:01pm

  Our beloved Secretary, Jenelle Morella, is retiring. Please come help us celebrate and share memories!   Wednesday, June 1, at 3 pm in the WGE Cafeteria.   Bring stories, photos and well wishes. And ... [More]

Yearbooks for Sale

Tue, May 31 1:51pm

WGE Families: Yearbooks have arrived! Pre-ordered books will be delivered to teachers on Tuesday, May 31. Additional yearbooks were ordered and will be on sale on a first come, first served basis at t ... [More]

Cheer Camp to support WGEPTA!

Mon, May 30 11:09pm

We have some left over spots from the Auction for a Cheer Camp!   Monday and Wednesday, June 13 and 15th from 4:30-6:00  in the Willow Glen High School Cafeteria.   Kinder through 5th grade welcome.   ... [More]

Tiger Folder FLyers May 26, 2016

Fri, May 27 8:00pm

Tiger Folder Flyers attached below: May - Aug 2016 Dates to Remember Kona Ice Fundraiser June 2, 2016 Letter from Grau June 2016 2016-17 SJUSD Instructional Calendar Santa Clara County Fair Aug 2016  

Tiger Folder Flyers 5 19 16

Wed, May 25 8:11pm

Konstella Flyer Sports Dress Day May 27 Jenelle's Retirement Party

Final PTA Meeting - May 31, 2016

Sat, May 21 9:16pm

  PTA Meeting May 31, 2016, 7:00 pm WGE Library 7:00            Welcome                 Call to Order Establish Quorum Introductions   7:05            Consideration of Minutes – May 10, 2016           ... [More]

Schmahl Summer Camps! 2016

Mon, May 16 2:54am

Tiger Folder Flyers

Mon, May 16 1:55am

Tiger Folder Flyers attached: Book Swap May 16-20, 2016 Open House & Book Swap, May 17, 2016 Surrogate Parent Training May 25, 2016 Tiger Flyer May 2016 Dates to Remember May June 2016      

Proposed Meeting Agenda for 5/10/16 - Our Last Meeting!

Sat, Apr 30 11:07am

Show WGE’s “Blue Ribbon” staff they are Best in Show!

Fri, Apr 29 3:30pm

There are lots of ways to show our teachers and other staff how much we appreciate them, including:   MONDAY:   Write a note or poem to tell a teacher or staff member how much they mean to you or what ... [More]

Say Hello to Farmigo - Fresh produce delivered to our school!

Mon, Apr 25 10:30am

Dear Willow Glen School Community,   We're very excited to announce that Farmigo is coming to Willow Glen Elementary! Farmigo is an online farmer's market that delivers food right to our school.    Wh ... [More]

REMINDER: Box Tops Sheets are due this Friday!

Tue, Apr 5 9:23am

Remember to turn in your Box Tops sheets by this Friday to be eligible for prizes!   The class that turns in the most Box Tops will earn a Traveling Trophy to keep until the Fall and a Free Dress Day! ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers 3 31 16

Thu, Mar 31 6:47pm

Flyers following: Victory Parents Night Out Apr 1 2016 Mother Daughter Event Apr 29, 2016 Tiger Flyer Mar 2016 Letter from Grau Mar Ar 2016 WGE Apr Calendar After School Ceramics Cub Scouts, Apr and A ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers

Thu, Mar 31 11:55am

Walkathon Flyers Walkathon April 1! Walkathon Receipts Walkathon Pledge Sheet Pledges through NEXT WEEK, Friday, April 8, 2016 qualify for prizes!   Pledge sheet not required. Simply put your student' ... [More]

Walkathon Volunteer Information

Wed, Mar 30 12:30pm

We hope you can come watch and help the kids during their Walkathon this Friday, April 1st!   Kinder parent volunteers should come from 11:15 to 12:30 pm to help with outdoor games. Parent volunteers ... [More]

Update: Proposed Agenda for April 5th PTA Meeting

Mon, Mar 28 9:57am

*Addition of Audit under Action Items*  

Shrek, Jr. The Musical at Willow Glen Middle School

Fri, Mar 25 1:25pm

 COME OUT AND SUPPORT YOUR ALUMNI !!!    Willow Glen Middle School - The Little Theater, 2105 Cottle Ave, San Jose 95125    Ticket Prices:  General Seating: Students/Seniors/Staff $5.00 and Adults $15 ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers, March 17, 2016

Mon, Mar 21 5:27pm

Flyers attached:   Crepevine Fundraiser, Tonight! March 22, 2016 Create & Innovate After School Program, Spring 2016  

Tiger Folder Flyers - March 3, 2016

Tue, Mar 8 8:17am

Tiger Folder Flyers from March 3, 2016 attached:   March 2016 Tiger Flyer Spring 2016 Box Tops Flyer Spring 2016 Box Tops Collection Sheet

Notice of Annual Election Meeting: Tuesday, April 5th

Sun, Mar 6 12:24pm

Our PTA Annual Election Meeting takes place on Tuesday April 5th at our normal PTA Meeting. At our March meeting this Tuesday, the Nominating Committee will share any open positions on our volunteer s ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers 2 25 2016

Mon, Feb 29 1:10pm

Tiger Folder Flyers attached: Letter from Grau Feb Mar 2016 District Letter regarding CAASPP testing Lucky Kid Lotto Prize List Lucky Kid Lotto Tickets    

Pizza My Heart Wednesday, 2/24/16 from 4-9pm

Tue, Feb 23 7:09pm

Please join us at Pizza My Heart- Willow Glen to help raise money for the PTA. Pizza My Heart is generously donating 30% of all sales. Dine in- Take out- Delivery Wednesday, 2/24/16, 4-9pm *Just menti ... [More]

Willow Glen Business Association Business Expo and Blood Drive

Sun, Feb 7 12:52pm

You're invited to the Third Annual Willow Glen Business Association Business Expo and Blood Drive Please join the WGBA for our third annual Willow Glen Business Expo and Community Blood Drive.   Come ... [More]

WGE RoundUp- get your tickets today!!!!

Tue, Feb 2 4:57pm

A lot is happening behind the scenes to make this an event to remember!  Get your tickets ASAP!  www.wgepta.org/auction   A little teaser for our March 6th event!!!   Are you interested in celebrating ... [More]

Tiger Folder Flyers Jan 28, 2016

Sat, Jan 30 11:48am

Flyers included:   Mr. Grau Jan Feb 2016 letter RoundUp Auction March 6, 2016 Talent Show March 18, 2016 Tiger Flyer Jan 2016 WGE February 2016 Calendar  

Road Diet Update

Sat, Jan 30 11:42am

San Jose's Department of Transportation has been hard at work making improvements to Lincoln Avenue and surrounding areas. Check out the extensive list of what's been done!   Questions or comments? Co ... [More]

January 21, 2016 Tiger Folder Flyers

Sat, Jan 23 3:58pm

January 21, 2016 Tiger Folder Flyers include: Blue Rock BBQ Restaurant Night 1/28/16 LLS Pennies for Patients After School Ceramics After School Soccer After School Machado's Martial Arts

Tiger Folder Flyers January 14, 2016

Tue, Jan 19 12:03pm

Flyers attached for: WGE RoundUp (Auction / Dinner) Father/Son Camo Scavenger Hunt Lion King Tiger Theater Production Bad Kitty Book Order Form After School Programs Spring 2016 Preview ArtHouse Kids ... [More]

SJUSD Middle School Information Night is Tomorrow!

Tue, Jan 12 12:04pm

Tiger Folder Flyers January 7, 2016

Fri, Jan 8 9:48am

Tiger Folder Flyers January 7, 2016 include: WGE January Calendar WGE 2016 Calendar Reminders updated 12/17/15 Talent Show Flyer Future Chefs Competition Entry Form After School Young Inklings flyer A ... [More]

Legoland Deal for PTA Members

Thu, Jan 7 8:57am

Tiger Folder Flyers December 17, 2015

Tue, Dec 22 1:06pm

Tiger Folder Flyers attached: Grau letter Dec15 Jan16 Parenting Love and Logic

Dec 10, 2015 Tiger Folder Flyers

Fri, Dec 11 9:15am

Flyers attached: Principal Grau Dec 2015 letter Dec 2015 WGE Calendar Dec 2015 PTA Tiger Flyer Principal's Coffee Dec 11, 2015 Support the PTA via Affiliates Main Street Fundraiser Dec 16, 2015

Annual Giving and Giving Tuesday!

Tue, Dec 1 2:21pm

Celebrate "Giving Tuesday" with a donation to the WGE PTA Annual Giving Campaign On Tuesday, December 1st, the world will celebrate "Giving Tuesday". Please consider donating to the WGE PTA Annual Giv ... [More]

PTA Tiger Flyer Nov 2015

Sat, Nov 21 10:53am

School Dates updated 11/19/15

Sat, Nov 21 10:52am

Tree Lighting 2015 Flyer

Sat, Nov 21 10:50am

Holiday Elf Giving!

Sat, Nov 21 10:49am

BoxTops Contest and Collection Sheet

Sat, Nov 21 10:48am

Lexia Reading Core 5 Instructions

Sat, Nov 21 10:43am

Scholastic Book Fair 11/30 - 12/4/15

Sat, Nov 21 10:39am

Box Tops Fundraiser is going on now!

Fri, Nov 20 9:41am

Collect Box Tops labels from these Participating Products and help raise money for our school! You can find the forms in English and Spanish in the school office. 

Little Heroes P.E. Program

Mon, Nov 9 1:22pm

Halloween Book Swap Update

Fri, Nov 6 9:31am

Proposed Agenda for November 10, 2015 PTA Meeting

Sat, Oct 31 12:48pm

Halloween Book Swap

Fri, Oct 16 11:33am

Harvest Festival Flyer

Fri, Oct 16 10:02am