Thursday, June 6, 2019

WE HAD A FEW EXTRA MEMORY BOOKS COME IN THAT WE CAN SELL. IF YOU WOULD LIKE ONE, PLEASE BRING YOUR PAYMENT TO THE OFFICE TO GET YOUR COPY RESERVED FOR YOU. IT IS FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. Memory books will be distributed on June 6th. 

Attn: 4th and 5th Grade Parents: Due to a broken pipe the Pendleton Aquatic Center, our Thursday field trip location has changed. We will now be attending a Walla Walla Sweets Game. The bus will will leave the school at 9:45 am and the game will start at 10:30. Students should be back at the school around 1:00-1:30. A hot dog lunch will be provided. Please contact the office if your student has special dietary needs and is unable to eat the hot dog lunch that will be provided. The 4th and 5th grade teachers will provide a water bottle for each student. The teachers will have sunscreen, and will offer to assist students as needed. If you’d like to send a hat and a lightweight jacket with your child--that would be great!

Attention 8th Grader's Playing Football at the High School Next Year: One June 22-23rd there will be a team building camp. Meet at the high school parking lot at 3:00 pm on the 22nd with a sleeping bag, change of clothes and a swimsuit. You will return to the high school on Sunday, June 23rd at 11:00 am.  

The 8th grade recognition ceremony is on Thursday, June 6th at 7:00 pm in the auditorium for eligible 8th graders. To be eligible you need to be passing your core subjects and have all ASB fees and lunch fees paid.  The 8th grade parents have planned an after party following recognition at Pendleton Skate City. The bus will leave WMS at 8:30 pm, after the 8th grade recognition, and will return students at 11:30 pm. All 8th graders attending are required to ride the bus to and from Pendleton. Please bring a change of clothes so you can change out of your dress clothes! If you have any questions, please contact Renee' Robinson 541-969-4631. 

Sports Announcement for Next Year: 

Football, Volleyball and Cross Country practice for NEXT YEAR will begin August 27th, 28th and 29th. 

There will be a basketball camp for grades 3-6 on June 10 and 11 from 4 pm to 7 pm at the high school gym. Registration fee is $100. If you have questions or would like to sign up, please contact Coach Stephen Garnett at 509-520-5124 or register online at overtimetraining.com. 

The Parent Group is putting together a community cookbook to raise funds for library updates.  They are in need of your favorite recipes. Please share this information with your family, neighbors and friends. In order for it to be successful, we need as many recipes as possible. You can submit your recipes in three ways:

1.  Email them to awcookbookatgmail.com.  They can be scanned, typed or you can email a picture of a recipe card.

2.  Mail your recipes to  Alecia Angell, PO Box 235, Athena, OR  97813

3.  Contact the Parent Group and we will organize pick up.  541-922-8450

This is not just limited to current community members.  They would like to hear from alumni who may no longer live here or people who have lived in our communities in the past and still have connections.  They are asking to have recipes by June 15th.

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