Archive for October 2018

Fall Book Fair

We are officially one week away from our Fall Book Fair! Flyers were handed out today during 8th block.  Inside there is also information about setting up your eWallet account so your student doesn’t have to pay with cash! In-school Fair = Tuesday, November 6th through Wednesday, November 14th Online Fair = Thursday, November 1st…

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Winter Sport Tryouts

Tryouts for our Wilder Wolverine Wrestling team will start on November 12th. You must have a current physical on file here at the school in order to participate. Tryouts/Practice will be over by 5:15p.m. Please have transportation here no later than 5:15p.m.   Tryouts for our Wilder Wolverine Boys Basketball Team will start on November…

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Parent Teacher Conferences

Wilder Parents/Guardians, Our first round of Parent/Teacher Conferences is almost here!  On Tuesday, your student was given a conference form for you to fill out with your preferred times to meet with teachers.  We have two conference dates, November 6th (morning) and November 13th (evening). Please fill out the form for your preferred date (the…

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This Week’s Reminders

Thank you for your participation with our fall fundraiser. We met our goal by raising a little over $5,000 which will go towards resources and incentives for our scholars. We really appreciate your support. This week will begin the Red Ribbon Week campaign.  Parents and youth in communities across the country began wearing Red Ribbons…

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News from School Counseling

Interested in one of Henrico’s Specialty Centers?  The Open House schedule is now available!  Dates and locations are linked under the “Parent Information and Flyers” section of the Resources page, as well as on the School Counseling page.  If you have any questions about the Specialty Centers, please contact the Counseling Department.   Specialty Centers…

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Important Announcement

Good Afternoon WMS Families, As a follow-up to the message you received from Henrico County Public Schools, all after-school activities are cancelled.  Students will be dismissed at the regular dismissal time of 3:15.  As in any situation where parents pick up students, please remember to bring your ID and sign your child out in the main office. If…

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2018 PTA Reflections Art Awards

Do you enjoy art, music and dance or have an interest in writing, producing films and taking photos? Then join us and have fun unleashing your inner artist with PTA Reflections! What PTA 2018 Reflections Art Awards is all about? Check out this video! This year’s theme, “Heroes Around Me,” calls for your own unique…

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Attendance

Did you know that regular school attendance is the largest predictor of high school success, even over 8th grade test scores?  Did you know that students should not miss more than 9 days of school, regardless of the reason, in one school year in order to stay on a successful academic track?   Check out these…

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WMS Drumline

Our Drumline is performing at the 2nd Street Festival in Jackson Ward this Saturday, October 6th at 11:00!  They would love your support!

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Know an amazing principal? Nominate him or her for a 2018-19 REB leadership award

Henrico, Va. Oct. 1, 2018 – The REB Awards for Distinguished Educational Leadership provide a tangible, public way to recognize an outstanding principal at a Henrico County school. The Community Foundation’s yearly awards identify, recognize and support leadership excellence in the Richmond area. Honorees receive an unrestricted $7,500 cash grant, and $7,500 to be used…

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