Weekly Happenings Oct 9-15
Sun, Oct 8 7:05pm
Worcester Elementary

 WORCESTER WEEKLY HAPPENINGS

OCTOBER 9-15

Monday, 10/9 -
-School day for all students

Tuesday, 10/10 - 

- Ag Lab

- E-Club Meeting, pick up 5:00 pm

- Melody Chimes rehearsal, pick up 4:30 pm

Wednesday, 10/11 –

- Ag Lab

- E-Club Meeting, pick up 5:00 pm

Thursday, 10/12 -

- Ag Lab

- Advanced Orchestra rehearsal, 8:00 am

Friday, 10/13 -

- Ag Lab

- Chorus rehearsal, 8:00 am

Saturday, 10/14 -

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

KINDERGARTEN/1ST GRADE MIXER

Come to the Carnival!! The annual Kindergarten/1st Grade Mixer is scheduled for Friday, October 20th.  Click here to view the flyer.

WALK A THON

The Walk-A-Thon is scheduled for Friday, October 27th. Proceeds result in 100% profit for student enrichment programs funded by the Home & School Association. Donations are due by 11/08/2017!

 AG LAB

This state-run educational program about local agriculture, funded by Home & School to supplement the students' science curriculum and accentuate Worcester's agricultural roots and traditions. Each class is scheduled to attend the program during the school day.

UPDATED DISTRICT CALENDAR

During the September 26th meeting of the Board of School Directors, the Board approved the following adjustments to the 2017-2018 school calendar: ALL students will now attend school on October 9, November 7, and May 8. ONLY students in grades 9-12 will attend school on May 15. May 15 will be an in-service day for grades K-8.

UPDATED WORCESTER CALENDAR

Please note the following changes to the school calendar: Field Day is now scheduled for Thursday, May 17th (rain date is May 22nd). Fun Day is scheduled for Tuesday, June 5th.

AFTERSCHOOL SPORTS – 4TH GRADE STUDENTS

The Afterschool Sports program for 4th graders will begin on October 10th. The Afterschool Sports schedule and application is attached below.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!

We are still in need of a volunteer to serve as the lead for the Yearbook Committee. Please consider sharing your talents with us. If interested please contact Taj Davis for more information.  tajbdavis@gmail.com

CRAZY 8’s MATH CLUB – SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE!!!

For 1st and 2nd Grade Students. This after school club is designed to get students interested and excited about math. Each week features creative activities that encourage kids to think, explore and enjoy math.

Crazy 8s will meet after school on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:30 on the following days: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4

Click here for more details.

ROBOTICS CLUB – SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE!!!

Worcester 3rd and 4th grade students have the opportunity to learn, or continue to learn how to program our Dash and Dot robots in this after school club. We will be learning about computer science, logical thinking and problem solving as we work through a series of challenges.

Robotics Club will meet after school from 3:30 to 5:00 in the Library. We are planning to have a Tuesday afternoon and a Wednesday afternoon group so more students can be included in this great opportunity.

The Tuesday group will meet 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 11/7, 11/14, 11/28, 12/5 and 12/12

The Wednesday group will meet 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6 and 12/11

Click here for more details.

WORCESTER ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB

E-CLUB will meet Tuesday, October 10th and Wednesday, October 11th
Club meets after school in Room 104. Pick up at 5:00 pm at front entrance

Club Advisor: Wendy Keller
Contact information:  wkeller@methacton.org

RECYCLING NEWS
Keep sending in your TerraCycle recycling.  Please refer to your guide and send in ONLY the items listed.  Water bottles, juice bottles, cereal boxes & cans should be placed in your home recycling bin and placed out for your trash company.

SPIRIT WEAR

Who said Friday the 13th is unlucky?  All day on Friday, 10/13, you will receive 13% off your order of $15.00 or more. Coupon code:  Fridaythe13th. One time use per customer.  https://www.yourstartinglineup.com/

UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, 10/9
School day for all students

Tuesday, 10/10 -  Friday, 10/13

Ag Lab

Friday, 10/20

Kinder-First Grade Mixer

Friday, 10/27

Walk-a-Thon

Tuesday, 10/31

Fall Harvest Festival & Parade