WMS RED RIBBON WEEK CELEBRATION 2017
Red Ribbon Week is October 23-27, 2017!!! Wyoming Youth Services, WMS Student Council and Wyoming Middle School are getting together to promote drug and alcohol awareness to Middle School Students. The school week will be filled with events and themes promoting a drug free lifestyle. Students will have the opportunity to participate in a number of different ways. We plan to incorporate an awareness of our zero tolerance policy regarding bullying as well. As you talk with your child during this week, please include this in your conversations.
Please help us get the students excited about this important topic!
1. Monday: “Put a Lid on Drug and Bullying” Students are invited to wear a hat of their choice on this day
2. Tuesday: “Team up Against Drugs” Students are encouraged to wear their favorite team’s jersey on this day
3. Wednesday: “Red Rally Day” Students wear the color red to support Red Ribbon Week: No body, hair or face paint is permitted.
4. Thursday: “Sock it to Drugs Day or Boot out Bullying” Students wear socks or boots to show their pledge to be Drug Free or to show their support to stand up to bullies.
5. Friday: “Spirit Day” Students are encouraged to wear Wyoming blue on this day to show their school spirit and their decision to be drug free.
Theme Competitions: Each day, the homeroom with the highest percentage of participants will win a special prize for each student. (Monday: 2 sided silicone awareness bracelets. Tuesday: red and White Mini Sports Balls. Wednesday: It’s cool to be drug free!! Color changing mood cups. Thursday: Drug Free Tropical Sunglasses. Friday: Frisbees- Our School Rocks: Bully and Drug Free
Pledge to Be Drug Free: On Monday, during lunch, Student Council will be on hand to invite the students to sign a banner, pledging to live a drug and bully free lifestyle. Each student who signs the banner will receive a sticker.
• Students SHOULD BE dropped off at the following places:
o the driveway on the west side of the building
o the south side of Wyoming Ave.
o the north side of Worthington Ave.
• Parents should pull as far forward as possible in the drop-off zones
• Students should exit from the right/passenger side of the vehicle
• Students should be using the crosswalks and sidewalks at all time
• Students SHOULD NOT be dropped off at the following place:
o the Board of Education parking lot
o the Dry Cleaners parking lot or
o anywhere they have to cross the street or driveway where other cars may not see them
• Parents should not be pulling around other cars, turning around or driving through the Board of Education parking lot.
• PLEASE stay in line and exit in an organized manners.
• Let’s help keep ALL STUDENTS SAFE as we drop off our children in the morning.
Registration for the WYOMUN conference has been extended until Wednesday of this week. All students grade 6-8 are welcome. The conference will be hosted on Saturday, November 4th at the High School, and breakfast and lunch will be provided. Students will debate in either a committee on the Space Race or on Healthcare in Africa. Please talk to Mr. Allen as soon as possible if you wish to attend.
WMS SWIM & DIVE
There will be an informational meeting for parents of 7th and 8th grade students interested in joining the swim and dive team on Monday, October 23rd at 7:00 PM in the middle school cafeteria (please note a change in location). Please contact Beth Toerner (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions.
Hey 5th grade students interested in Science Olympiad: The 5th grade Sci Oly Club will have its first meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) from 3:30 to 5 pm in Mr. Kassner’s science room. See you there!
WYOMING SKI CLUB
NEED a great gift idea for the holidays?
We are getting ready for the 2017-2018 Ski, Board and Tubing Season 😉
It’s TIME to buy your PNS Season PASSES
YOU, your FRIENDS and your FAMILY can get our 30% DISCOUNT on their PNS Season Passes ONLY until Nov. 15th, 2017.
Go to https://www.perfectnorth.com/season-passes
Go to the bottom right of the page.
Click on Club Log-In
then click on W
then click on Wyoming Ski Club
Wyoming 7-12th Graders are invited to RIDE the SKI BUS on Friday nights to Perfect North Slopes!
PARENTS of Wyoming 7-12th graders – LOOKING for A GREAT GIFT IDEA – purchase a Ski Bus Pass for a ride to Perfect North Slopes for a full season of fun! $125.00 NOW until Nov.15th, then it will go to $150.00.
($20.00 per ride if you pay per week)
Questions? Email us at email@example.com
Click on the link below for all the details.
Attention: All 6th Grade Parents
Our 6th graders will be attending Camp Kern from Nov 8 to Nov 10. Dads are needed to patrol the cabin areas Wednesday and Thursday night, in 2hr shifts from 10pm to 6am. For more details, please click on the button below to view the online signup sheet.
YOGA FOR GRADES 5-8
InterNation Outreach Yoga Grades 5-8
This yoga class is designed to help young girls relax and stretch their growing bodies, as well as develop “tools” to deal with the stress of school and relationships. We will learn basic and challenging yoga poses, partner poses and group poses, as well as visualization and breathing exercises, relaxation and calming techniques, which can be applied toward everyday situations. We’ll meditate, journal, play group games and learn about yoga principles (non-harming, truthfulness, moderation, cleanliness, gratitude, and self-discipline). All instructor earnings will be donated to Romanian children in need. Giving makes us happy, promotes cooperation and social connection, evokes gratitude and it is contagious. Yoga mats will be provided. Register through MINDBODYonline.com or the MINDBODY app. Location: Wyoming Recreation Center – Contact Suzanna Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-821-5200 for help with registration.
Date Day Time M/R/NR
Oct 13 – Dec 1 F 4-5 pm $63/70/84 (7 classes)
WSMA Event – Beats, Eats, and Treats at CWC, the Restaurant
Thursday, October 26th
Come for a casual gathering with yummy food and deeelicious music. To complement the brilliance of our fine Wyoming student performances, CWC will serve savory eats by the bite in the first wave and sweet treats by the bite in the second. Choose a ticket for the first session (5p-6:45p) or the second session (7:15p-9p) — or buy one ticket to attend both sessions. Net proceeds go back to Wyoming School Music Association (WSMA), and a full bar will be available throughout the event. Register here: http://wsma.coffeecup.com/forms/CWC-Event/.