August 26, 2022

WJJMS 2022-2023 “MEET THE TEAMS”:

  • Beta - Grade 6, Monday 8/29, The Commons, 3:15-3:45 pm
  • Omega - Grade 6, Monday 8/29, The Commons, 2:30-3:00 pm
  • Alpha - Grade 7, Monday 8/29, Grade 7 Pod, 2:30-3:00 pm
  • Sigma - Grade 7, Monday 8/29, Grade 7 Pod, 2:30-3:00 pm
  • Pi - Grade 8, Monday 8/29, Grade 8 Pod, 2:30-3:00 pm
  • Zeta Mu - Grade 8, Monday 8/29, Grade 8 Pod, 2:30-3:00 pm 

TEAM LETTERS TO STUDENTS AND FAMILIES:                                                    

Beta Letter , Omega Letter , Alpha Letter , Sigma Letter , Pi Letter , Zeta Mu Letter 

CHROMEBOOK LOGIN INFORMATION:  

Students at WJ will continue to learn in a 1:1 environment this year utilizing Chromebooks. Please note the information and action needed based on grade or new student status:

New 7th/8th grade students and incoming 6th graders: Please complete a technology agreement and review the optional Chromebook protection plan in the PowerSchool Portal.  Once the agreement is signed, a Chromebook will be prepared for the student. Students will receive the Chromebook at school during homeroom. 

Returning students:

Each year a new technology agreement AND a decision about the optional Chromebook protection plan needs to be completed in the PowerSchool Portal. We kindly ask that you follow these directions to access and complete the form for the 2022-23 school year. Chromebooks are now enabled. Students can charge them and turn them on.  

Chromebook Sign In Information:

username: first letter of first name, first 4 letters of last name and student number

Password for 8th Graders:  CPSWJf27!1

Password for 7th Graders:   CPSWJg28!1

Once signed in, the student will be prompted to create a new password

CHROMEBOOK PROTECTION PLAN INFORMATION: 

Technology Agreement and Optional Protection Plan

Sign into PowerSchool

Click on Forms in the Left Menu

Scroll down to find the Technology Section. 

Click on the Colchester Public School Technology Terms and Usage form and complete. 

The optional Chromebook Protection Plan information is found within the Technology Usage Form. There is a link to connect to the Parent Payment Portal to sign up and pay for the protection plan. The deadline to opt into the insurance is September 30, 2022. 

BAND AND CHORUS INFORMATION: 

Band and Chorus Letter 

NEWS FROM THE CAFE:

  • Hot and cold lunch options will be available and served in the cafe. A lunch count will be taken every morning.
  • Breakfast will be available as “Grab and Go”.  Students will be able to pick-up breakfast in the cafe before heading to their homeroom.
  • Parents will have the ability to provide money (load an account) for lunches through an online system. More information to come.
  • Newsletter from the Cafeteria