October 2019 Newsletter

Look for more information coming home regarding these activities:
October 15 Red Wheel Sales Kickoff
•October 28-November 1 Red Ribbon Week

Fire Prevention Week
In observance of Fire Prevention Week, our school will be visited by the local fire department in October. The fire department will visit with students about fire safety. This would be a good time to come up with a fire exit plan for your family.

Lunch Times
As a reminder, if you schedule appointments during the day students lunch times are:

GradeLunchRecess
Kind.12:10-12:3011:50-12:10
1st12:30-12:5012:10-12:30
2nd12:35-12:5512:55-1:15
3rd12:20-12:4012:40-1:00
4th12:25-12:4512:05-12:25
5th12:40-1:001:00-1:20

Parent-Teacher Conferences
Parent-Teacher Conferences are scheduled for October 22nd, 23rd,
and 24th. Students will NOT have school on Friday, October 25th.
Grade cards will be given to parent/guardians during conference
times. Conference times are:
• Tuesday, October 22nd 3:30-7:45
• Thursday, October 23rd 3:30 – 7:45
• Thursday, October 24th 3:30 – 7:30

Awards Assembly
Recognizing outstanding achievement for the First Quarter will be on Tuesday, October 29th. Grades 3-5 at 9:00 a.m. and Grades K- 2 at 9:45 a.m.

Fall Classroom Parties
All classes will have their fall celebration parties on Thursday, October 31st. Students are allowed to wear costumes to school that day. Please follow the school dress code policy, also noting that scary costumes, masks, and make-up are not allowed.

Absences
Be sure to call in your child’s absence by 8:30 a.m. If a parent doesn’t call, the absence is unexcused.

Phone Numbers
If you change your phone number please notify the office. It is very important that we are able to reach parents in case of an emergency.

Morning Supervision
Please remember that students that eat breakfast can enter the building at 7:30 a.m. All other students should arrive at 7:40 a.m. Supervision is not
provided until 7:40 a.m.

Westwood PTO
Join us for our meeting on Tuesday, October 15th at 4:30 p.m.

No School
School will not be in session on the following days:
October 11
October 14
October 25

Picture Day
Picture day will be Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

Westwood Elementary School | Home of the Wildcats!
1600 N. Eisenhower Dr | Junction City, Kansas 66441
Phone: (785) 717-4150 | Principal: Mrs. Kimberly Dressman

Westwood Elementary's October 2019 Newsletter
October 2019 Newsletter