Important upcoming dates:
For students who did not attend WRS Pre-k last year,
kindergarten screening will take place August 25 from 9AM-10AM
Grades 1-5 First day of school August 30
Kindergarten Open House August 31 9AM-10AM
Pre-k Open House August 31
*Morning Pre-k 9:00-9:30
*Afternoon Pre-k 10:00-10:30
K and Pre-k First day of school September 1
School closed Labor Day September 5
For students who did not attend WRS Pre-k last year, kindergarten screening will take place August 25 from 9AM-10AM. Kindergarten Open House August 31 9AM-10...
The 4th grade biography project starts with the class reading a biography together and noticing how similar the story elements (character, setting, problems, characters “heart's desire”) are to fiction. The teacher calls special attention to the time that the person “discovered” their lifelong calling.
The No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act is federal legislation which was passed in 2001 with the intent of improving education for all children by holding schools responsible for results, promoting teaching methods that work and ushering in a new age of accountability. Just as your student receives a report card that tells you how they are doing in...
The Vermont State Board of Education released a memo to parents and guardians regarding their child’s “Smarter Balanced” test results. A small clip from that letter: "As a parent, encourage your child to reach as high as he or she can. Let her or him know that they are worthy and capable. Keep track of how well your child is doin...
The annual WRS Thanksgiving Feast will be held on Tuesday, November 24th. Please look in your child's folder for a paper that tells what his/her class is collecting donations for. Each student and staff member contribu...