March 3, 2014
Time to Register for
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Did You Know????
1. That your child's records are kept confidential and
locked in the office!
2. That you will receive two written progress reports
each year for your child?
One in January and one in May.
3. That you child's teacher is always happy to talk to
you each day!
No school-March 15-23
We have a beautiful new fence in our front yard! Thank you-JU!!!
We love for you to have time with your child and other families
after school hours at our picnic table out front. As you know it is always important to us that
our children practice good safety habits!
For your child’s safety, please observe and teach your children
Ø Children must be in your view at all times at the front of the
building (not the side).
Ø 2. Children must NOT climb or play close to the fence. It
fences off a “round about” that has a great deal of University Traffic.
Ø 3. Please continue to be diligent in always observing the children.
Perhaps the parents could take turns being the “LOOK OUT”.
We are so happy to see our children having additional time to
learn, play, and share with their classmates! Please help us to make sure it is a safe time!
Payments for WLPS tuition can now be paid on line.
Please click on the following link to do this.
We had our winter inspection by the Department of
Children and Families.
It is very important that we have your child's most
recent up to date health records on file with us at all times.
We appreciate that you make sure your child's records
are not expired. Thank you!
Please hold your child's hand to
and from the parking lot.
The JU students are young adult
drivers that are not always cautious when passing our building and do not all
look out for young children.
Please, please help us to keep your
Cell phones can interrupt communication between
parents, children, and teachers.
Please refrain from using cell phones inside WLPS.
Please only open the front door for parents personally
known to you as WLPS family members.
If you are not sure, please wait for a WLPS faculty
member to open the door.
Please do not allow your child to ever open the front
For safety reasons, we do not want them to get used to
We teach them that only teachers, moms, dads,
grandparents and other adults open doors at WLPS. We appreciate your help with
We know you do not send your children to school when
they are sick.
Children with fevers should not return until free of a
fever for at least 24 hours.
It is appreciated that children with contagious
colds/coughs are kept at home.
Please call us to let us know when your child is
absent. We worry about them when they are not here.
Our number is 256-7147.
Please spray your children with bug spray before they
go to class.
We are not allowed to do this. It is important to
protect them from the West Nile Virus spread by mosquitoes.
Where-oh-Where have Bud and Wilma
They have been to:
A wedding with Amelia
The hospital to see Rowan's
new baby brother!
See the Clydesdale Horses with Dr. Kay
The hospital with Brendan
Myrtle Beach with Grayson
Farmhouse with Arvena
Albania with Enkela
London with Lily,
Emily, and Phillip Pinto
Mt. Rushmore with Klaira, Kyle, and Keithen
Colorado with Ellie
Tampa with Bella
Thank you to all of our families that donated
materials for Dr. Tammy Ryan's Reading Mission trip to Guatemala. She looks
forward to using these items to help children learn to read English! You have
been a big help!
Thank you to all of our families for providing the
delicious healthy food for our holiday parties!
Thank you to Alexia's family for making and donating a
new picnic table to our school. It is in our front yard. It will be a fun place
for our families to have their after school picnics with friends!
Thank you to Enkela's Mom, Laura(a WLPS Alum), for
making all of the yummy muffins for our 40th Anniversary. They were enjoyed by
Thank you to Watson's grandparents: for refurbishing
our "windy" house in the Two's/New Two's classroom-it is a favorite,
now more beautiful spot for quiet reading, providing us with ornaments to
decorate for Christmas, the Dolphins and Fruit Kabobs for our 40th Anniversary,
new vegetable plants, flowers, and mulch for our gardens; re-furbishing our
WLPS outside mailbox; and for adding new material and painted framing for our
hall bulletin boards and Alum Corner. They look very nice and we appreciate all
of their hard work on these projects!
Thank you to Bella's grandmother for providing us with
Big Books and activities to go with our many themes. All of the teachers and
children will enjoy these beautiful materials.
Thank you to Kiley's parents for paper goods for our
Thanksgiving Feast, seasonal kleenex, frames, puzzles, games, lacing cards,
aluminum foil, plastic utensils, crayons, disinfecting wipes, hand sanitizer,
soap, glue, and safety goggles. All of things will come in handy as we start
Thank you to Rowan's family for felt and pompoms. We
will enjoy adding these to our material collection and will use them with
New Twos/Twos-Community Helpers
Nellie, Our Dolphin book - $15
WLPS T-shirts - $10
WLPS Song CD - $10
Gift Cards - Order forms can be
found on our front counter. These are great for gifts or just for everyday
shopping or outings. The program, sponsored by the Great Lakes Scrip Center,
is a dollar for dollar purchase of gift cards, also called scrip cards, that
can be used for purchases at a variety of local retailers – grocery and
department stores and restaurants. They do not expire and can be used
nationwide. Each gift card purchased provides a direct profit for WLPS in the
form of a percentage of the face value, sometimes as great as 15%.
In addition to
viewing a gallery of your child’s artwork, a variety of products can be
customized with artwork, such as stickers, magnets, note cards, and tote bags.
Artsonia has a full product catalog on their website. As a fundraising
incentive, Artsonia will donate back to WLPS 20% of each order placed. These
funds will be used to further enhance the art experiences we can offer to our
students. Visit www.Artsonia.com
Please send in Tyson Chicken and Campbell's Soup labels.