December 18, 2017
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Important Dates:

December 23 - January 1 :  Holiday break
January 2 :  School Reopens

January 15 - 16 : In-service, no school for students

Report Cards and SBAC results in Backpacks Today

Please check your child’s backpack when your child gets home today.  Your child should have brought home her/his report card which represents current levels of proficiency after the first of three trimesters.  Most of you attended your child’s parent/teacher conference and gained a good understanding of how ...


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Character Counts! - The Six Pillars of Good Character

Character Counts! - The Six Pillars of Good Character Trustworthiness, Responsibility, Respect, Fairness, Caring, Citizenship (TRRFCC) On Tuesday our students participated in our monthly student assembly where I taught the students the 6 Pillars of Good Character.  We’ll focus on one pillar each month and this m...


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School Concert Held Last Night

I’m very proud of our students for their performance at last night’s concert!  Dr. Lorenz and Mrs. Conerty planned a festive concert that was a great mix of holiday music.   Our students sang so proudly, confidently and with enthusiasm, it was joyful to watch them.   I say this every year, but the growth tha...


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Update on CHaD Hero Penny Drive

Thanks to the generosity of our WRS school community we were able to contribute a significant donation to the Children's’ Hospital at Dartmouth.  Mrs. Mamroe B.A.T. club coach writes: “Thank you all for supporting the BAT team coin drive. We raised $152.60 from students. Other contributions brought out total to $347.60. With the donor matching b...


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The Way We Approach Holidays at WRS

As we approach  Halloween  and other winter holidays I want to share with families the way we address holidays at WRS.   Our goal at WRS is to make our students’ learning environment and schedule as consistent as possible.  As you know, when schedules and routines are vastly different, children don’t cope with that well.   Some...


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Farm Day Was a Blast!

I hope that your child was able to tell you about her/his experience at Farm Day last Friday.  The weather was great, but the presenters that we had were fantastic!  Check out some Farm Day pictures. I want to thank ...


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