September 23, 2022

OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE FOR SEPTEMBER 28:

Please see this OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE.  Each grade has a different time, so please look for your child's team. We look forward to seeing you all Wednesday.

RESCHEDULED SOCCER GAMES:

The cancelled home soccer games vs Cromwell from 9/22 (due to rain) have been rescheduled for 10/24 @ 3:30 pm. 

 

WJJMS PTO ANNUAL FALL FUNDRAISER:

WJJMS PTO is holding our annual Fall Fundraiser with Lyman Orchard Pies, cookie dough and Simply Shipped products from October 3rd - 18th.  Delivery will be November 7th from 5-7 p.m.

All orders will be collected by using the link provided below.  No paper forms will be sent home.

https://my.mcmfundraising.com/signup/E68S

Invite family and friends to support our students.  We appreciate your time and effort to raise funds to directly support our staff and students.  

We will need a few volunteers for delivery day from 3-5 p.m. Please email [email protected] to sign up.  Thanks in advance!!

Any questions can be sent to Michelle Toennes at [email protected]

 

PAINT NIGHT:

Join the William J Johnston PTO for a Paint Night FUNdraiser on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 from 6:30-8:00pm in the WJJMS cafeteria! Middle school students can be dropped off for the event, while they create a watercolor painting. Parents and friends are welcome to join; please be prepared to supervise those younger than 8 years old.   All supplies provided, but please wear clothes to get messy! You will take your artwork home at the end of the event and display wherever you need some inspiration.  Register and pay directly with the artist, via this link or the QR Code on this flyer

 

2022-23 CHROMEBOOK PROTECTION PLAN INFORMATION:

The optional Chromebook Protection Plan enrollment closes on September 30th. If you wish to opt into this plan and did not already pay for this plan, please follow the instructions below.

To Create an account in Payment Portal, click this link: 

https://www.colchesterct.org/for_families/payment_portal

Account already created? Sign into the account to pay for the protection plan.

Link to Log into MyPaymentsPlus:

https://www.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome

What does the Chromebook Protection Plan cover?

The Colchester Public Schools 1 to 1 device protection plan is a $25 non-refundable cost that covers the cost for accidental damage from the date upon which a student is issued a device to June 30th 2023. Two (2) instances of accidental damage are covered at no cost to the student/family during the term of the protection plan. For all incidents of damage beyond two accidental claims, the student/family will be responsible for the full cost of repairs and/or replacement. Students must immediately report to school administration or Library Media Specialists any damage to a device to get a claim filed. 

Damage Covered by Protection Plan:

  • Accidental damage including drops and liquid spills
  • Theft, burglary, recovery of Chromebook (requires valid police report)
  •  Fire, flood, and natural disasters
  •  Manufacturer defects or mechanical failure
  •  Power surges due to lightning
  •  Power cord frayed or damage 

Damage NOT covered by Protection Plan:

  • Cosmetic damage
  •  Dishonest and/or intentional acts of vandalism
  •  Lost Chromebook charger
  •  Tampering with or unauthorized attempts to repair the devices hardware and/or software

 

DISCOVER NEW BOOKS AT THE BOOK FAIR:

Our Book Fair is coming 10/24-10/28.  For online access to shop or to set-up an ewallet please visit this site. Please also see this flyer for more information.

 

SOCCER SCHEDULE:

Please remember to check the CIAC website for the game schedule.  You can also check our website for practice and game schedules.

 

THE PUMA APPAREL SHOP

The Puma Apparel Shop is now open!! Many new items have been added! Show your school spirit and support WJJMS!!   https://fancloth.shop/XUEFP

 

ALL GIRLS INTERESTED IN COLCHESTER YOUTH BASKETBALL, ALL ARE WELCOME:

Please see this flyer for more information on how to sign-up or visit www.colchesterbasketball.org