Gunther Toody's Community Night: Thursday, March 13th
Let's go back in time to the 50's and have a rockin' great time! March's Community Night will be at Gunther Toody's on Thursday the 13th! Say that one 3 times fast. Located at 58th and Wadsworth on the West side of Wadsworth.
Bring in the attached flyer so that we get credit. The more families that attend, the higher the percentage we will make. They will start counting families at 4 p.m. and will stop at 9 p.m. They have some excellent shakes, malts and burgers. They even have Veggie Burgers and a vegetarian selection for those that aren't carnivores. The Turkey burger and gravy fries are Nuuuuummmmmyyy! They are also going to give the class that brings in the most flyers a free shake coupon for each student! Let the competition begin! Bring your friends, family, neighbors and let's be bop it baby! (Ricky Nelson, for all those wondering)
I hope to see you there! My family and I will be there around 6:30 p.m. if you want to hang with us.
Goodwill Truck Donations Moved to April 12th
You have more time for Spring Cleaning! Our Goodwill Truck has been moved to weekend of April 12th. They will take everything EXCEPT Mattresses, Boxsprings, TVs and Computer Monitors. Clean out all the stuff you are storing but never use and bring it in. We get paid by the pound, so the more you have, the more we get paid to get rid of.
PTO Nominations for 2014-2015
Crazy as it sounds, it's already time to start thinking about next school year, and PTO is seeking energetic, organized and dedicated parents to serve on the PTO Executive Committee! If you are interested, or if you would like to nominate someone, please fill out the form below, and turn it in by February 28.
PTO Nominations form
Rock'n the 80's Talent Show
The WWA Talent Show is Wed and Thurs, March 19 and 20! Two great nights, chock full of awesome acts - come support your classmates and enjoy the show! 6 - 8 pm.
Boxtops Class Winner
The class that brought in the most boxtops for October/November/December was:
Ms. Adams's Class!
Way to go class!
The next set of months will be January/February, so keep bringing in those boxtops! We get 10 cents for every one you bring in. This money goes to fund the classrooms and the funds we provide for the teachers, so keep them coming! Everyone is doing a wonderful job collecting them.
Spirit Gear Available for Cash and Carry
We have Spirit Gear T-Shirts available for Cash and Carry in the front office. Our display case has all the options available at this time. We have Ultra Cotton Adult and Youth T-shirts and Youth Cool Dri with SPF 50 T-Shirts available. We also have a small selection full zip and pull over hoodies for adults and youth.
Come see us out front of the school on Thursday before Spirit day
when we are selling Spirit Gear. If we don't have what you want, we can order it. I am putting in orders every other week at this point, so come get your Spirit on!
Youth/Adult Cotton T-shirts - $ 10
Youth Cool Dri Ts - $ 12
Adult full zip Hoody - $ 23
Adult Crew Sweatshirt - $ 12
Youth Hoody - $ 16
Youth full zip Hoody - $ 19
Adult/Youth Cotton Long Sleeve T-Shirts - $ 11.00
Infuser Bottle - $ 10
We cannot refund or exchange ordered items. We have some samples of each of our items available for order so that you can see the sizing. If there is a size issue, the only things we can exchange would be the items that we have in the cash and carry section.
WWA PTO Facebook Page
We have our own Facebook Page! Go to our FB Page and "like" to get updates and information that is going on with our school and community.
Logging your hours in PTO Manager
When you go to log your hours in, here is the procedure:
1. Log into PTO Manager
Once you have done this, you will be able to go into My Hours and see the hours that you have put in.
2. Go to "Events" Tab.
3. Find the event you volunteered for
4. Click on the link to "Volunteer for Event"
5. Put your name in as you have it when you created your account
6. Select the date of the event
7. Either the time you start/stop or the hours volunteered. If you put the time in make sure you put A for am or P for pm.
8. Hit the save button at the bottom.
If something is not working when you put your hours in, please let us know and we will get it fixed.
PTO Meeting Information
PTO Meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the WWA Media Center. Childcare is provided at meeting free of charge. Minutes for the meetings can be found in the folders to the right.
ONGOING NO COST FUNDRAISERS
Boxtops and Labels for Education
Don't forget to keep clipping BoxTops for Education labels and Campbell's and Tyson product labels. These can all be turned in to earn dollars and points for our school! We are also participating in the My Coke Rewards program. Follow the links below for more information on how these programs work and what products you can buy to help support WWA.
Box Tops Campbell's Labels for Education
My Coke Rewards
Drink coke products, enter your coke rewards number, donate your points to the school. http://www.mycokerewards.com/
The My Coke Rewards for Schools program enables our community to support all the ways kids play and make great things happen for our school. You can donate My Coke Rewards points to Woodrow Wilson and help us get things like athletic equipment, classroom supplies, learning aids and more.
MILK CAPS for MOOOLA
A program sponsored by Longmont Dairy that helps students earn money for their school and students. Longmont Dairy donates 5¢ for every milk cap. Bring your milk caps to school and put them into the collection box located near the TerraCycle collection box.
Be sure to save all of your used laser printer cartridges, other ink cartridges, and cell phones. We have a great recycling program through Funding Factory that awards our school with points that are later converted into much needed supplies for WWA.
All of these ongoing fundraisers are great ways to support our wonderful school without spending any extra money or valuable time.
Box Tops for EducationWe have a collection box in each classroom for these and there is a monthly prize for the most boxtops brought in. Colorado League of Charter SchoolsWould you like to stay informed about charter schools? Please take a moment and go to www.coloradoleague.org. Their news letter will keep you informed of any possible changes in funding to charter schools. You can then join Colorado Can, and be kept informed of upcoming possible changes/budget cuts to Colorado's education funding. Thank you for helping us to insure that our kids receive the best education possible. Core Knowledge FoundationAs you explore this site, you will find lesson plans, articles, and many other resources to help you use the Core Knowledge Sequence K–8 in your classroom and school. We invite you to learn more about the model curriculum guidelines developed by the Core Knowledge Foundation, and to discover why, as more schools "share the knowledge," they are discovering that Core Knowledge is the common ground for uncommon success.
Funding FactoryWe have a great recycling program through Funding Factory that awards our school with points for used laser printer cartridges, other ink cartridges, and cell phones that are later converted into much needed supplies for WWA. Give with Target FundraiserGo vote for Woodrow Wilson Academy with the FB Target app and we can win supplies and money for our school. The more votes we get, the more money we get. Labels for EducationIn conjunction with the Boxtops, we collect Labels for Education. The classroom with the most Boxtops and Labels earns a monthly prize. National PTO A wealth of information and ideas from PTO organizations across the nation. Online Scrip OrdersYou can go online and order your scrip cards, pay for them, and have them delivered directly to the school. The only cost to you is the face value of the card you are buying. PTO Facebook PageGo "like" our Facebook page to get the latest and greatest on things happening at the school and with PTO.
All the flyers used for our Community Nights
All minutes from our meetings will be found here.
All the general flyers, sign up sheets and information documents will be found here.
Staff and activity Request for funds forms and Deposit forms are here.
Agendas and minutes will be found here.
All newsletters as well as archives will be found here.
All of our documents that govern the PTO are located here: Bylaws, Handbook, Code of Conduct, etc.
Spirit Gear Order form. Orders will be submitted for processing at the end of the month. 2x in November and December.