Announcements 12/8/16

LUNCH MENU – 12/12/16-12/16/16

  • Monday – Chicken Nuggets with dipping sauce
  • Tuesday- Burrito Bowl
  • Wednesday – Pasta and Meat Sauce
  • Thursday – Cincinnati Chili Cheese Coney
  • Friday – Specialty Pizza or BBQ Pulled Pork

 

 

HAPPENING TODAY

A presentation of Tools to Help an Anxious Child by Brenda Patton will be given at the Wyoming High School Media Center on December 8th at 6:30 p.m.  Go to the following link for more information: tools-to-help-an-anxious-child-blog

 

 

NEW ITEMS

Lost and Found – Please come and check our lost and found for any missing items of your student’s.  Anything that is not claimed by the end of winter break will be donated to Valley Interfaith Food and Clothing.

 

 

The 5th Grade Science Olympiad Club starts on Tuesday 12/13/16 in Mr. Kassner’s classroom at WMS from 3:30 pm to 5 pm – On this day we will go over what this club is all about and get members ready to learn and have fun. Club will run on Tuesdays – January 3, 10, 24 and 31. No practice 1/17 due to No school. Members will learn about 4 Science Olympiad events – Picture This, Crime Busters, Gliders and Bottle Rocket. On February 7, 2017 from 3:30 to 5 pm we will hold a Mini Meet where club members will compete in the 4 events. If your child would like to participate, please fill in the information requested in our sign up. Participation is limited to 20 participants max. Also, we are asking parents to sign up to donate snacks on club days, if they wish to.

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For more information or questions: contact Christy Brown by email at: 5browns@fuse.net and join our Facebook parents page: Wyoming Middle School Sci Oly Parent Page

 

 

May Fete 2017 – Even though winter break is almost here, it’s already time to prep for May Fete! Wyoming PSA (Parent School Association) is looking for a May Fete Volunteer Coordinator. This role confirms returning committee chairs and recruits for any open committee chair positions. This is a great opportunity to network if you’re new to volunteering—or if you’re an experienced volunteer, it is an excellent way to use your network for our children’s benefit. All work can be done from the comfort of your home on your own schedule. Contact Chad Harness if you’re interested at chadharness@gmail.com.

 

 

ATTENTION ALL  STRING PARENTS – Next week is our holiday concert-Tuesday, December 13.

  • 5th and 6th grade orchestras perform at 6:30
  • 7th and 8th grade orchestras  perform  at  8:00
  • Cello and bass players please prepare  to drop your instrument at the high school on Tuesday morning before school.
  • Violin and viola players bring your instrument with you on Tuesday evening.
  • Concert attire is a performance blue polo, black pants or skirt with leggings, and a dark dress shoe. If you were unable to order a polo, please let us know.  We do keep  a supply on hand.

We can’t wait to share the growth  we’ve seen in these orchestras.

 

 

It takes a village to raise a child…

And to raise a child with special needs, it takes more.  Positive Paths is a grass-roots support group for parents of children with special needs. Special needs includes any learning, developmental, medical, behavioral or mental issues your child might be struggling with, such as dyslexia, ADHD, brain injuries, autism, food allergies, cerebral palsy, etc.

Positive Paths meets at 7:30 p.m. every 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Wyoming Civic Center. The next meeting is December 14th with a special guest speaker from Hamilton County Development Disabilities Services (HCDDS). HCDDS promotes opportunities for people with developmental disabilities to fully participate in their communities.  Feel free to e-mail maureen@geigervision.com for more information.

 

 

RECENT ITEMS

The 6th graders will be collecting “wish list” food and supplies from Dec 5-16 to be given to the Ronald McDonald House.  There is a wide variety of items such as paper plates, batteries, household cleaners, copy paper, etc.  Please go to the following link for a complete list of items wish-list-gr6-blog

Please have your child place your donation in the collection bin in their classroom.  They will make cards for the children staying at the Ronald McDonald House during their Winter Party on Dec 16.  Thank you!

 

 

The 5th graders will be collecting dental hygiene products from Dec. 5- Dec. 16 to donate to Valley Interfaith Food and Clothing Center. Please send donations such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, etc. to school with your child to place in the collection bin in their classroom. They will assemble bags of products during their Winter party on 12/16. Thanks in advance and Happy Holidays!

 

 

Did you know that December 1-7 is Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis Week?  Did you know that you might have a friend here at Wyoming Middle School with Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis?  Wyoming Middle School has paired up with Kudos Kids to collect pajamas for those children and young adults inpatient at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital this holiday season.  This is the 2nd Annual Pajama Drive in Wyoming for Kudos Kids where it is our goal to give the kids something that makes them feel a little more like they are at home.  The pajama drive at Wyoming Middle School will run December 5 through 9th We are collecting new pajamas in sizes 3T through adult which includes pajama pants; they are nice option for older patients.  Collection boxes will be located in the lunch room.  Please bag your donation with your student’s name on the outside.

For each donation the student will be entered into a raffle for gift certificates from local business.

We are also collecting pajamas and have separate raffles during the boys basketball game on December 7th where a student with Crohns Disease is a basketball cheerleader.  There will be a second basketball collection (and raffle) during the girl’s game on December 12th.

Have any questions?  Please contact Mr. Rod King

 

 

LaRosa’s Dine and Donate: Sunday, December 11th – Wyoming City Schools PSA will receive 10% of any dine-in, carryout or delivery order. You must present the flyer!  Go to the following link for the flyer larosas-flyer-2016-2017

 

 

Buffalo Wings and Rings (Finneytown) Dine and Donate: Thursday, December 15th – Wyoming City Schools PSA will receive 10% of all dine-in food sales made between 5pm and 8pm. You must present the flyer!  Go to the following link for the flyer wings-and-rings-dine-and-donate

 

 

 

ITEMS OF INTEREST

Wyoming Spirit Wear – Holiday Open House Dates   spirit-wear-pic

Saturday, December 10 (10am-1pm)

Wednesday, December 14 (4-7pm)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Joseph-Beth Booksellers Book Fair Coming to WMS

  • When: December 12-15 (Monday-Thursday)   
  • Where:  Learning Commons @ Wyoming Middle School
  • Time:  Daily 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Family Night: Tuesday, Dec. 13th Open 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM

Give the gift of reading this holiday season! If you would like to volunteer to help please contact: kreiber@wyomingcityschools.org  or 206-7190.

 

 

 

 

Yearbooks Are On Sale!

Yearbooks are available to purchase from Walsworth for $25 (You may have received emails from Walsworth, our yearbook company. Lifetouch takes our photos.)

************Order By December 17, 2016 for the lowest price************

  • Price rises to $30 after 12/17/2016
  • Sale ends 1/13/17

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