Announcements 8/25/15

Help fill Wyoming streets with art!   On August 28-29 we will be having a Street Chalk Art Exhibition during the Beer Wine Food Festival benefitting The Cure Starts Now.  The festival is held in honor of former Wyoming student Elena Desserich who lost her battle with brain cancer in 2007 .   In honor of Elena, we welcome students from Wyoming to come and fill in a 1×1 square of our chalk patchwork quilt.  After school on Friday, August 28 students can  come to the corner of Wyoming and Grove (near the Wyoming Florist) and check- in at the tent.  All students participating will receive a coupon for a free Chip Wheelie that can be redeemed at the festival.  Parents can come to see the masterpiece.  See you there!

 

Wyoming Athletic Booster Cards – This year the boosters are going to distribute as many passes as possible before the first football game in hopes of eliminating the back-up at the gate.  Passes will be available  for pick-up and purchase today, August 25 from 3:00-7:00 p.m. and Thursday, August 27 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the entrance to the football stadium.  Parents may allow their children to pick up passes as long as they can be identified.  After these evenings, passes will be dropped off at individual residences or be available for pick-up at the first home football game on September 4.

 

Go to the following attachment for information on the Kroger Rewards Programkroger rewards program REVISED

 

WSMA:  Wyoming School Music Association (a/k/a music boosters)
It’s time to sign up to sell the ever-popular chip wheelies and help WSMA raise money to support the music programs in our schools from Kindergarten through High School. If you have an hour or two to volunteer, we can use your help.

WSMA sells Graeter’s Chip Wheelies at home football games and all the school concerts.  These ice cream sandwiches are a huge favorite with the kids (and adults).  It’s easy!!  We handle the ordering and delivery of Chip Wheelies to a special freezer at the High School.  We’ll supply you with signage, a cash box, and instructions.  It’s a short time commitment. If you have younger kids who want to attend the football game, you’ll have a good excuse for being there.  Concert sales only take about an hour of time.  If you are interested in volunteering, the link is:   http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0949A5AA2EA75-chip

Thanks for supporting our student musicians through WSMA! More information on WSMA can be found at http://www.wyomingmusic.org

 

Get ready to sell!  This year’s PSA Wyoming Middle School Magazine Drive runs from September 3rd-24th.  Earn great prizes including a limo lunch (5th and 6th grades) or trip to Dave & Busters (7th & 8th grade) for students who turn in 20 orders during the entire sale.  Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and friends and neighbors can purchase or renew now by going to www.apmags.com and selecting “I’d like to shop and support a school”.  Please use code WB3027 to support Wyoming Schools.  Students will be given prize credit for all advance online sales.

 

Wyoming Parent School Association (PSA) cordially invites you to its annual Kick-Off Meeting this Thursday, August 27th, at the Board Office (420 Springfield Pike).  PSA will welcome remarks from Wyoming City Schools administrators, introduce the PSA officers for the coming year, share program and activity updates, present a financial summary for the previous year, and propose an expenditures budget for discussion/vote by membership in attendance.  The meeting will commence promptly at 9:30 am with refreshments served at 9:00 am.  We hope you can join us!

Please email Alea Hoffmeister, PSA President, with any questions at aleambrown@hotmail.com.

 

STUDENTS

Chess Club – There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, August 27th at 3:15 p.m. in the Professional Development Room for any student interested in joining the Chess Club.

 

Student Council – The first Student Council meeting will be tomorrow, August 26th at 7:30 in Room 316.

 

French Club – French Club is back!  Learn about other cultures while having fun and making new friends. Our club is open to all grades and meets every Tuesday after school in Room 209.

 

“Annie, Jr.” is coming to Wyoming Middle School!

The Wyoming Middle School will present the musical “Annie, Jr.” on Friday, October 16 and Saturday, October 17 at WHS Pendery Auditorium.  Auditions for this production will be Monday, August 31 and Tuesday, September 1 at select times between 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. in the choir room at WMS.  All 5th – 8th graders are invited to audition.  Please click on this link to sign up for an audition (and to read ALL the important information about what you need to audition!):

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0849adae2dab9-annie

A few notes for those interested in auditioning:

Rehearsals will be from 4:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Monday – Thursday and Fridays from 3:20 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  (not everyone will be needed every day, but conflicts must be kept to a minimum).

  • If a student cannot attend all of Tech Week Rehearsals (October 12-15, 4:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.) or one of the shows (October 15 and 16, 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.), please do NOT audition as the student will not be cast.
  • If a student is playing a fall sport, they may audition, but they will NOT be considered for a lead role. There are simply too many conflicts to successfully do both, but the directors want these students to have to option to be involved in some way.
  • Those that sign up to audition will need to sing a song (read sign up for specifics), read from the script, AND bring a completed and signed audition form.  Use this google documents link to print your own form.  A parent MUST sign the form.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UyswMSZn2e9dmBR19IHWqgtJtkH_EaB_FkK8v9FoVL4/edit

Lastly, the Tech Crew information will be sent out at a later date.  If you are interested in being involved on Tech Crew, just hold tight and the information will be on the blog soon!

 

MathCOUNTS will be starting Thursday morning. If you love math and would like to compete for the school against other schools or just enjoy doing difficult and fun math problems, come join us. We meet every Thursday morning at 7:30 am.

 

Any 6th grade parent of a young lady interested in joining the Girls on the Run program for the fall 2015 season can find information on the attached flier.  Registration is online through the website www.gotcincinnati.org.  Click on the following attachment for more information GOTR Form .

 

LUNCH MENU   August 24-28

Wednesday – Pasta with meat sauce

Thursday – Cincinnati Chili-Cheese Coney

Friday – Papa John’s or BBQ Pulled Pork on a bun

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