It's cold and flu season! Don't forget to send an excuse in with your child after they've been absent. Excuses are due within 3 days of your child returning to school. Check attendance on the portal. Any questions regarding attendance can be directed to 717-762-1191 x 1305.
Quick Reminder: Report cards are posted to the portal today. If you don't remember how to access the Community Web Portal, please call our office 717-762-1191 x1300
The October 16 Parent Forum at 6:30 will focus on technology that is used with our students in the classrooms- Examples: Schoology, Google, etc.
School pictures were distributed today during Braves Block! Look for those beautiful smiles that should be coming home with your child.
Students are only permitted to carry water for drinking throughout the school day, and it must be in a clear and non-tinted water bottle.
Reminder that students have 3 days to return an excuse when they have an absence. Also, if a student is absent for 3 consecutive days, they MUST bring a doctor note. This is a new PA Law change this year.
Please check out the link under the Parent/Family Tab or our story in the News Feed to schedule a Parent Conference with you child's team!
Students should be working on collecting $25 in donations in order to participate in our 8th Annual Walkathon. Donations are due to the office on September 20th to participate on September 27th. Prizes will be awarded to students who collect the most donations!
Attention 6th Grade Girls: Go Girls Go sign up has been extended until Wednesday, August 28. Practice will now begin on Tuesday, September 3. Return permission slip along with $10 cash to WAMS office. Call office with questions.
Any 6th grade girl who is interested in participating Go Girls Go should return their permission slip along with $10 cash to the middle school office by Tuesday, August 27. Practice begins Thursday, August 29th. Questions call the middle school office.
Students who ride the bus must have one pick-up and one drop-off location unless a court ordered custody agreement dictates otherwise. Students may not ride home on the bus with a friend unless it is for an emergency reason and is pre-approved by the principal.
When a student has been absent for three consecutive days of school for an illness, they are required to bring in a doctor's note. We will not accept a note from the doctor's office unless the student was seen by a doctor.
This year at WAMS, any student receiving a detention for a disciplinary reason will not be permitted to ride the Activity Bus. Parents will need to arrange transportation.
Beginning this season, all students 8th grade and below, MUST be accompanied by an adult at WASD home football games. Students 8th grade and below will not be permitted to enter the game without adult supervision.
Emergency Cards will be sent home with students on the first day of school. They are front and back this year and should be filled out, signed, and returned with your student to their Braves Block teacher as soon as possible.
Attention incoming 6th grade WAMS families! Our remaining Chromebook Distribution sessions are August 1st 1-4PM, August 5th 1-4PM, and August 7th 8-12PM. Please register in the news section on the WAMS website under Access 4 All! Enjoy the remainder of summer!