Wildcat Connection #18 May 1, 2014

8TH GRADE PROMOTION - Eighth grade promotion will be Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cooper Annex.

KINDERGARTEN GRADUATION - Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. in the Cooper Annex. Kindergarten students will be dismissed to their parent or guardian after the ceremony and will begin enjoying their summer break.

OAA - Ohio Achievement Assessment - Testing continues thru May 8th


- There have been several cases of pink eye requiring eye drops scattered throughout the grade levels. Please be cautious if you notice the following symptoms: redness of the white part of eye (sclera), pain, itching and drainage. Consult your physician if you develop these symptoms. Students requiring eye drops cannot return to school until they have received 24 hours of drops.

HEAD LICE - Warm weather is here which means we will see an increase in head lice. Please routinely screen your children and remind the girls to keep their hair in a ponytail or braid for school.

SIXTH GRADE STUDENTS - If you have not received the Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) booster, it is required for seventh grade. Please provide a copy for our records at school.

LUNCH - Just a reminder the Health/Sanitation Department does NOT allow the use of kitchen equipment to heat packed lunch food. Please see that your child can eat their lunch as packed.

4-H NEWS - On Monday, May 17th Running Wild 4-H Club is having a Chicken BBQ and movie night at the Waterford Fairgrounds.

Chicken BBQ - 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Pre Sales Only! See any Running Wild 4-H member for tickets.
¼ Chicken Dinner $6.00
½ Chicken Dinner $8.00
Whole Chicken Only $8.00
Sides include Scalloped Potatoes, Baked Beans, Applesauce, Roll and Dessert
The movie "Frozen" will start at 8:30 p.m. Cost is $2.00 ** any questions contact Leann Cline**

May 6th - 2nd and 3rd Grades to Camp Hervida - Science Day
May 13th - 7th Grade Amish Country
- 8th Grade Civil War Re-enactment - Campus Martius Museum
- 1st Grade Planetarium at Marietta College
May 14th - 4th Grade Flint Ridge
May 15th - 5th Grade Columbus Zoo
- 7th Grade Y.E.S. Program - Washington State College
May 19th - 2nd Grade Stacy's Strawberry Farm
May 19th - 20th 6th Grade Outdoor Ed at Camp Hervida
May 21st - 3rd Grade Clay Center - Charleston, WVa

MINI RELAY FOR LIFE T-SHIRTS - Please have your order in by Monday, May 5th.
Theme "Go Wild For A Cure" (Safari)

YEARBOOK ORDERS - Order forms need to be returned as soon as possible. The deadline for personalization has past and can no longer be accepted. Regular orders are still being accepted.

Star Students: (90% to 100% in reading and math)
Mrs. Oliver
Brighton Eichhorn Logan Jackson Lyla Lucas
Troy Gibson Gwen Lang Rion McDougal
Zavier Heiss Bethany Lashley

Mrs. Schaad
Madison Biehl Brandon Hvizdzak Ryleigh Rutter
Gunner Efaw Colten Jones Taylor Starkey
Dalson Greene J.R. Klintworth Kendall Sury
Jared Heiss Max Roberts Madi Vogelsong
Allison Huck Braxton Ross Ethan Wells
Maya Wilson

Mrs. Lynch
Claire Baldwin Nate Ketchum Morgan Sampson
Sydnee Cline Caden McDougle Addison Schaad
Leah Flaherty Aubrey McIntire Cody Schaad
Cam Goeller Parker Powers Abby Stutler
Lanee Heiss Leah Ryan

Mrs. Hartline
Rebecca Bennett Julia Jaeger Hunter Reynolds
Michael Gardner Mercedes Jarvis Matthew Wayne
Elaina Hamrick Jase Miller

Spring Concert - Tuesday, May 13th @ 7:00 p.m. - WES
Students are to be at the school at 6:30 p.m. for a quick warm up

Jazz Band - Performing at the Fort Frye Concert May 8th and Spring Concert May 13th

Marching Band Rehearsals - "Rookie" rehearsals and full marching band rehearsals. This is where we will work on marching and learning the music for the upcoming parade. Rehearsals start on May 5th - Please check the charms website for more info.

Marching Band and Color Guard signups - If you are interested in participating in Marching Band or Color guard for the upcoming school year please see Mr. Maschue ASAP! We currently have 30 students signed up so far and are looking forward to a great season.

Eighth Grade Promotion - Wednesday, May 21st @ 7:00 p.m. WES. This is what is REQUIRED for all students grade 7 - 12 who are enrolled in the band class. THIS IS A GRADE, so please plan on attending. Students are to be at the school at 6:00 p.m. to set up chairs and warm up. Students should be done by 8:00 p.m. Attire: Dress for this event is casual, no jeans or tennis shoes.

Waterford High School Graduation, Sunday, May 25th
All Band Members 7 - 12 AND Marching Band members are required to participate in the performance. Band members need to be at WES at 12:30 p.m. for a quick (set up - warm up - tune) before the doors open at 1:00 p.m.

Memorial Day May 26th - Memorial Day Parade - First official performance of the 2014 Marching Band Season! We will be lining up in the Fort Frye parking lot at 8:30 a.m. Parade starts at 9:00 a.m.

*Please do not hesitate to call or email Mr. Maschue with any questions or concerns. 984-2342 / wc_dmaschue@seovec.org*