October 15, 2021

 

LEGACY STUDIOS PICTURE DAYS

Mark your calendars, Picture Retake Day/Make-up Day and Class Group Photo is set for November 15! Check out shop.legacystudios.com. And for those students who already had their photos taken, utilize your QR Code Card that was given to you and any smartphone camera to scan the QR (please allow 2-3 weeks).

 

DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP FRIDAYS IN OCTOBER

Today’s Digital Citizenship school discussions focused on friendships and social media. Please take a look at the attached information, created by Common Sense Media, and start a conversation with your children about their use of social media. Remember that social media spans any media outlet that students are communicating digitally - from text, to email, to gaming, to apps.

 

NORWICH TECHNICAL SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE INFO FROM MRS. LEWIS & MRS. YODERGEROW

The Norwich Technical School Open House IS VIRTUAL this year. Interested families, please register for the event on the website listed on the Open House flyer above. Contact Virginia A. DeLong/Director of Counseling & Admissions at virginia.delong@cttech.org or 860-892-2113.
Date: November 3, 2021
Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m. (virtually)


4TH ANNUAL NO-LIMIT FOOD BANK FUNDRAISER & BALDI CHRISTMAS TREE DRAWING

Tuesday, October 12 through Friday, November 19! Listen for the winner of the drawing to be announced before WJ’s Thanksgiving break! Bring in two toiletries (or more), non-perishable food items, or pet food or treats (there is no limit) Drop your items off for two drawing tickets to Mrs. Baldi in the Nurse’s Office. Questions? See Ms. Tamburrino or Mrs. Baldi.

 

FALL AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS


The Fall Afterschool Clubs that are being offered this year include: 
Chess Club
Guitar Club
Kindness and Crafts Club
Science Bowl
Quiet Drawing Club
Unity Club: LGBTQ+ and Allies
6th, 7th & 8th Grade Homework Clubs

Clubs will begin in November. Club details and information sheets are available in the office, and in the WJJMS google classroom. Permission slips (and a fee if applicable) are required. If there is not enough participation the clubs will not run.

 

STUDENT COUNCIL APPLICATIONS: EXTENDED DEADLINE – OCTOBER 22!


Are you interested in becoming a part of a community of caring and responsible WJJMS students? Do you want to help organize fundraisers, spirit weeks, and activities that help the community as well as provide a fun and relaxing atmosphere for WJJMS students? Do you possess good listening skills and are you open to new ideas? If you answered yes to these questions, then WJJMS Student Council is for you!!!  Permission slips to join student council are in the office. These are due back to Mrs Gallucci by Friday, October 22, an extended date! Any questions, please ask. See Mrs. Gallucci or email to kgallucci@colchesterct.org.



THE PTO PUMA FAN GEAR FUNDRAISER DEADLINE APPROACHING, ORDER PUMA FAN GEAR SOON!


Puma Fan Gear  - https://fancloth.shop/GYBSQ Order through October 22, 2021. Please help support WJJMS PTO and look great while doing it with our new fun apparel: sweatshirts, tee-shirts, joggers, water tumblers, bags, masks and more. All orders shipped directly to buyer and will there before holidays.