Announcements 5/5/16

A message from Wyoming Youth Services:

Due to past successes, Wyoming Youth Services (WYS) is pleased to announce a change in focus for the organization and the community it has so faithfully served.

WYS has done an incredible job fulfilling its mission during the last 35 years, partnering with the schools, City, and community to identify and address formerly unmet and unrecognized needs in the School and City.  Specifically, since forming in 1982, WYS has fulfilled its mission of promoting volunteerism through Service Learning programs at the middle and high schools, support through its counseling programs at all levels of the school system, and prevention with innumerable outreach programs to at-risk youth throughout Wyoming.

In partnership with Wyoming City Schools and the City of Wyoming, WYS is now undergoing substantial change to serve the evolving needs of the community. WYS is transitioning to serve as the primary advocate for the City’s youth as a liaison between families and resources available in Wyoming and the wider community. Effective with the 2016-17 school year, WYS will act as connector to the community to navigate the needs of youth and families, rather than providing programs and services directly.

As a result of this change, Wyoming Youth Services has updated its Vision and Mission statements to the following, furthering the ongoing partnership between the City, School, and community:

Vision

A strong, empowered community where our citizens, our city, and our schools work together to meet the evolving needs of our youth and families.

Mission

Strengthen our community by empowering families, connecting them to resources, and engaging in outreach to address the challenges facing our youth.

 

 

 

8th Grade Parents and Students – The 8th grade class photo is scheduled for this Friday, May 6th at 2:00 p.m.  The students will also have an all school Blue Ribbon picture taken following the class photo.  They will need their Blue Ribbon tee shirts for this photo.

 

 

Parents and Students – There will be an all school Blue Ribbon picture taken this Friday, May 6th at 2:30 p.m.  Please have your student wear his/her Blue Ribbon tee shirt.

 

 

Sports Physicals – Go to the following link for information about locations for sports physicals Beacon Physicals ALL DATES 2016.

 

 

Come to the 31st Wyoming Art Show on May 15th – The 31st annual Wyoming Art Show features over 125 artists, food court, free kids activities, free admission, and free parking. Visit outdoor artists booths along the tree-lined streets of historic Wyoming as well as the indoor competition. Location: Wyoming Civic Center, 1 Worthington Avenue Visit: http://www.wyomingartshow.org/

 

 

 

 

 

PARENTS

The May Fete Ticket Sale is quickly approaching! Morning and lunch volunteers are needed at WMS on Wednesday, May 18th and Thursday, May 18th. Please click on the link below to sign up to volunteer.  Thanks!

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f054faba728a31-Wyoming

 

 

 

The May Fete Ticket Sale… It’s almost here!

  • Links to order tickets online or download paper forms will be made available beginning May 13th.
  • All orders (online and cash/check) will be distributed to students on Wednesday, May 18th and Thursday, May 19th.
  • May Fete is Friday, May 20th… 11AM – 10PM @ The Village Green

 

 

 

Just 16 days till the Greatest Show on Earth arrives, MAY FETE! (or, at least the Greatest Show in Wyoming)   Want to be one of the coolest people in town?  Great!  Then click on THIS link   http://tinyurl.com/zaeabdy   to volunteer for a slot in one of our games booths!  What are the options?  Glad you asked!  You can enjoy the excitement of walking for a cake, the thrill of cracking a safe, the silliness of face painting, Lucky 13 is always a favorite, or there’s plinko, pop toss, sucker pull, crazy hats…phew!  40 open slots in total.  That’s a lot of stuff to choose from!  So what are YOU waiting for??

 

 

 

Volunteers needed for the May Fete Nacho and Pretzel booth !

  • May 20th from 9am – 11 pm.
  • Join the funnest food booth, centrally located a step from the Village Green.
  • Wanna be one of the coolest parents in town AND support your schools?
  • Click on this link to volunteer!  You’ll be glad you did! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aacae2aa13-pretzel

 

 

 

LUNCH MENU – May 2-6

  • Monday – Hot and Spicy Chicken Wings
  • Tuesday – Beef Taco in a Bag
  • Wednesday – Asian Chicken
  • Thursday – Brunch for Lunch
  • Friday –  Pizza or Corn Dog

 

 

 

 

STUDENTS

5th and 6th Grade Math Competition – Thursday, May 12th there will be a grade5/6 math competition after school in Room 228.  For more information go to the following link Math Competition Poster.

 

 

 

The Wyoming Art Show is Sunday, May 15th.  Entries must be at school by Tuesday, May 11th in the morning.  If Fifth and Sixth grade students would like to bring in their ceramic pieces from earlier in the year, please wrap so they arrive safely!

 

 

Wyoming Youth Football Association is currently recruiting youth football players and cheerleaders from grades K-6th. Sign ups start on May 1st from 2pm-4pm at the Wyoming Recreation Center. The fee is $165 for the season. If you need additional information, please email WYFA President Melvin Green at greenmanagement5@gmail.com for football inquires and Cheer Coordinator Roshaun Laudat at roshaun01@yahoo.com for cheer inquires.

 

 

 

SUMMER SPORTS CAMP INFORMATION

Wyoming High School offers many summer sport camps for primary and middle school student athletes who want to improve individual skills and have fun!  Below is the information for all the camps that will be offered this summer.  All checks are made payable to “Wyoming School Fund”.  Pre registration is encouraged but walk ups are welcome.

http://www.wyomingcityschools.org/_wyomingcityschools/assets/File/Athletics%20Forms/2016%20Summer%20Camp%20Information.pdf

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