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WCS Newsletter 2.14.20
WCS Newsletter 2.14.20
Jane Pratt
Friday, February 14, 2020

WOOLWICH CENTRAL SCHOOL

www.woolwich.rsu1.org

February 14, 2020

The Woolwich Way

Respect • Responsibility • Honesty • Compassion • Courtesy • Quality 

IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS

2/17-2/21/20 – February Break – No School 

2/25 - 8th Grade Career Day at BMS

3/20 - Professional Day - No School for Students

3/27, 3/28, 3/29 - Student Musical: Madagascar, Jr. 

4/4/20 - 8th Grade Auction!

CELEBRATIONS!

Great things are happening at WCS!

  • Eat the Rainbow week was a colorful success! Wellness Committee members dressed in fruit and veggie costumes to deliver beautiful trays of colorful snacks! Ask you kids what their favorite snack was, or if they tried something new!

NOTE FROM MR. LIBBY

As you may or may not know the Bath Water District is beginning a construction project to upgrade and add onto the treatment plant behind the Woolwich School.  T-Buck construction was awarded the contract and will be mobilizing to the site in the coming weeks. The first phase of construction will be earth work for the new building addition and that means dump truck traffic in and out of the plant.  No parking signs will be installed along the travel corridor to keep the lane clear. Parking spots will not be removed but the goal is to stop people who are parking in the travel lane along the playground, rather than in designated areas. Please help us keep this roadway clear of all traffic during drop off and pick up times.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation. ~Mr. Libby

GUIDANCE UPDATE

Are you interested in your student attending summer camp? Need help finding the right kind of camp or locating scholarship funds? There are a lot of great camps in our state. Contact Mrs. Reny for assistance!


THE AUCTION IS COMING!

The annual 8th Grade Auction is coming, April 4th! This is the big fundraiser that helps our kids get to Washington, D.C. in June! Our 8th graders are on the move, soliciting donations from area businesses, who are always incredibly generous. Are you interested in donating to this great event? Are you a gardener, or baker, for example, and would like to donate services? Please contact the office at 443-9739. 


TRACK LUNCH ON MYSCHOOLBUCKS.COM

RSU1 uses myschoolbucks.com to track meals and payments. With your child’s pin number you can check on their account, or add money with a credit card. You are also welcome to send in a check with your child, made payable to RSU1. Please contact the office or Mrs. Wells for information.

Myschoolbucks.com can be set up to give you low balance notifications. If you are having issues with the notifications for low balances, go into the “My School Bucks” website and go to “My User Profile.: There you should turn the notification button off, then back on and it should reset the notification alerts.


RSU1 SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

You are invited to attend the upcoming school board meeting happening on Monday, 2/24 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in the Bath Middle School cafeteria.


INDOOR SOCCER CLINIC - GRADES 3-6

Bath Middle School will be hosting a youth soccer clinic from March 9-12 at BMS. All checks can be made payable to Morse Boosters. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


NEW! MIDDLE SCHOOL SWIM PROGRAM

A course for students who are interested in learning about swimming in a competitive environment. Learn new skills and work with coaches. Classes will be offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays on February 25th, 26th and 27th and March 3rd, 4th and 5th from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Bath Area Family YMCA.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


IT’S VACATION WEEK

Enjoy your vacation next week! We’ll see you back here on Monday, 2/24/20!

In accordance with School Board policy, the following promotional announcements have been included at the request of the sponsoring organization because they may be of interest to students and their families. These activities are not sponsored by the school, and inclusion of these announcements does not constitute endorsement of the organizations or activities by the school.


GIRL SCOUTS SIGN UP

The Girl Scouts of Maine will be holding a new member sign up and informational night at Woolwich Central School on March 4th at 6:00pm. Join your K-3 girl in an activity and learn more about this organization!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Pre-k through grade 1 girls are invited to attend a free interactive event to learn more about becoming a Girl Scout. This event will take place on 5/20 at 6:00pm at the Woolwich Central School.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


BATH REC DEPARTMENT PROGRAMS

Firearms Hunter Safety Course- The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife's Hunter Education Course is more than a "gun safety" class. The basic mandatory course consists of classroom instruction. Each course is taught by a trained, certified volunteer instructor according to state wide standards. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Learn to play Field Hockey- grades K-8 are invited to participate in sessions to learn the skills needed to play- no experience needed! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Golf Lessons- Join Mt. Ararat Varsity Golf Coach, KVAC Class A Coach of the Year (2016 - 2018) & Portland Press Herald Coach of the Year (2018 & 2019,) Gerry Caron for some great indoor golf lessons. The focus will be on swing basics including grip, stance & alignment, using irons, woods, chipping and putting. Everything you'll need to know or improve before you step out on the course. These 4 week lessons are available for adults and youths. Register early because Gerry's classes fill quickly and each has a limit. Don't have clubs? Don't worry we have some you can use!  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION