Wildcat Newsletter

Wildcat Update

3-3-17

 

Parents, it is hard to believe that Spring Break is only a week away. When we come back, we will have a very busy 4th 9 weeks ahead of us. Please help encourage your students to put forth their best effort in the classroom so that we can finish strong!

 

Friday, March 3rd:

  • Spring Sports pictures after school (Track, Tennis, Golf, Bowling, Softball, Baseball, Boys Soccer)

Saturday, March 4th:

  • Softball Playday @ MJMS
  • Soccer @ Cookeville Soccer Complex

            10:00 Avery Trace vs WWMS (V) Field 2

            11:15 Avery Trace vs WWMS (JV) Field 2

             2:30 Prescott vs WWMS (V) Field 1

             3:45 Prescott vs WWMS (JV) Field 1

Monday, March 6th:

  • Baseball Games @ Home vs. Walter J. Baird. Varsity @ 4:30. JV to follow.

Tuesday, March 7th:

  • 8th Grade Superlative Night @ 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Softball @ Winfree Bryant (V) @ 4:30 p.m.
  • Golf vs Southside @ Pine Creek @ 4:00
  • Bowling at Smyrna Bowling Center - Game 4–6 p.m.

Wednesday, March 8th:

  • WWMS Symphonic Band at MTSBOA Concert Band Assessment
  • WWMS Baseball Night at Culver’s. Visit Culver’s of Mt. Juliet between 5-8pm, and Culver’s will donate a percent of sales to the WWMS baseball team.

Thursday, March 9th:

  • 6th Grade Reward Day
  • 6th Grade and JV Baseball Games vs. Lipscomb. Games start at 4:30.
  • Medal Of Honor Dodge Ball Tournament in the gym @ 5:30 p.m.
  • Track @ Gallatin HS @ 4:00 vs Ruckers Station, Portland, MJMS
  • Golf vs DCA @ Riverside Golf Center 4:00
  • Bowling at Smyrna Bowling Center - Game 4–6 p.m.

Friday, March 10th:

  • 3rd 9 Weeks Ends
  • 8th Grade Reward Day
  • Medal Of Honor Pep Rally in gym. Pay $1.00 donation to attend.

Spring Break: March 13th-March 17th

Monday, March 20th:

  • Varsity and JV Baseball games@ Home vs. Rock Springs Middle
  • Science Fair - Judging of projects will begin at 3:45 pm with the anticipated closing time being 4:30 pm.

Tuesday, March 21st:

  • 6th Grade Baseball @ Home vs. Stewarts Creek.
  • Baseball @ MJMS – V and JV. Games start at 4:45.
  • Softball @ Winfree Bryant (V) @ 4:30
  • Golf vs MJMS @ Pine Creek @ 4:00
  • Soccer @ Home vs Winfree Bryant @ 5:00 p.m.
  • Bowling at Smyrna Bowling Center - Game 4 – 6 p.m.

Wednesday, March 22nd:

  • 6th Grade Baseball Game vs. Walter J. Baird @ Home @ 4:30 p.m.
  • WWMS Junior Beta Club Meeting @ 3:30 Library

Thursday, March 23rd:

  • 3rd 9 Weeks Report Cards go home
  • 6th Grade Baseball @ Home vs. Whitworth Buchanon @ 4:45.
  • Soccer @ MJMS 5:00 p.m.

Friday, March 24th:

  • School Dance from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Cafeteria – Sponsored by Track Team
  • Baseball – V/JV Games @ Home vs. Winfree Bryant @ 4:45
  • Softball Beech Bash Time TBA

 

Other Announcements:

From our Drama Department:

West Wilson Middle School is proud to present Hairspray Jr. Show dates are April 6th @ 7 pm, April 7th @ 7 pm, and April 8th @ 3 pm! Doors will open 30 minutes prior to the show. All tickets will be $5.00 for non-employees and free for anyone with a badge. Please mark your calendars and come out and support these kids! Tickets will be pre-sold online starting Monday, March 6th! Follow the link below and your child can pick their tickets up from Mrs. Frame at school. https://osp.osmsinc.com/WilsonTN/BVModules/CategoryTemplates/Detailed%20List%20with%20Properties/Category.aspx?categoryid=EE033

Gourmet cupcakes and water will be sold at each show. Email Mrs. Frame with any questions regarding the show or tickets. She can be reached at framea@wcschools.com

 

From the Science Department:

The WWMS Science Fair that was originaly scheduled for 2/28 has been rescheduled for Monday, 3/20. Judging of projects will begin at 3:45 pm with the anticipated closing time being 4:30 pm. Please see the attached participant packet for more details.  Participant Packet.docx

 

From the Baseball Team:

Please come out and support the WWMS baseball team by eating at Culver’s between 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8thShare Night Baseball.pdf

 

Book Recommendation for Parents:

Many of our faculty members just completed a book study of Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men by Leonard Sax, MD, PhD. Dr. Sax is also the author of Girls on the Edge: The Four Factors Driving the New Crisis for Girls. Our teachers gained some wonderful insights into what challenges are faced by many of today’s adolescent males and how to address those in the classroom. In the spirit of Read Across America Day, we want to pass this along as a reading suggestion for parents.

 

From the Cafeteria:

We are excited to be introducing new menu items each month! Please continue to check the attached menus for details. March Breakfast K-8 2017.doc  March Lunch 6-8 2017.doc

 

From the Yearbook Staff:

Yearbooks are only for sale for one more week! Sales end on Friday, March 10. Only around 50 yearbooks are left! You can order online at yearbookforever.com or send a check for $45.00 to Ms. Cockman in room 408.

 

Students interested in helping with the Wilson County Fair:

Are you interested in joining our Wilson County Youth Fair Board? The first meeting is Thursday, March 23 at 7:00 p.m. in the School Exhibits building at the fairgrounds. Interested students can get an application in the fair office or complete one the night of our first meeting. Any questions can be directed to Shari Bazydola at sbazydola@bellsouth.net.

 

Additional Events:

  • Spring STAR Testing will take place during the window of April 3rd-13th
  • School will be closed on Friday, April 14th (Good Friday) and Monday, April 17th (Professional Development Day)
  • The State Testing Window will open on April 18th and close on May 5th
  • The last day of school will be on Wednesday, May 24th

 

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