Thursday, March 17, 2011 #15

The extra 30 minutes and the time change has left lots of sleepy eyes for staff and students. It takes some adjustment but March is half over and hopefully two more weeks will help. We have daffodils and tulips coming up in the patio. Spring is coming!

THANKS PTO - The PTO recently purchased 12 large rugs to keep our elementary Wildcats safe and keep our building clean. Thanks PTO for providing a slipless, cleaner building. Help us show support for PTO's efforts by reminding your child to "wipe your feet"! Mrs. Price

EASTER EGGS - The Waterford Band Boosters are again making chocolate peanut butter eggs. The price is $5.00 and can be ordered from any band member until April 10.

BOOK FAIR - The Jr. High Student Council is sponsoring a Scholastic Book Fair the week of March 21 - 25. More information will be sent home soon.

HIGH SCHOOL - Square dance with the Buckeye Travelers at Waterford High School gymnasium Saturday, March 19 from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Cost is $3.00-single, $5.00-couple, or $10.00-family. Concessions, cake walks, and fun for the whole family. Sponsored by the Waterford High School Student Council with all proceeds to benefit the Relay for Life.

SPRING PICTURES - Individual spring pictures are scheduled for Wed., March 30 (K-3) and Thursday, March 31 (grades 4-8). More information will follow later.

TOOTH FAIRY - The Tooth Fairy will be visiting grades 2 and 3 on April 6. She will be promoting good dental health.

KINDERGARTEN SCREENING - will be April 7 and 8. REGULAR KINDERGARTEN CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED THOSE DAYS BECAUSE THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS ARE INVOLVED IN THE SCREENING.

LUNCH WITH GRANDPARENTS - Grandparents of grades K-3 are invited to have lunch with their grandchildren April 11 - 14. The schedule is as follows:
K - April 11 Grade 1- April 12 Grade 2 - April 13 Grade 3 - April 14
Adult lunch price is $2.00. To save time please pay in the office when you come in.

OHIO PROFICIENCY TESTS will be April 26 - May 6. The testing will involve grades 3 - 8. Grade 2 will receive the Terra Nova test April 2. It is important that students be present on test day. Please try to schedule appointments, etc. accordingly.