PWS Student is Finalist for DI Design a Pin Contest

CONGRATULATIONSto Aaria Ahdi from Peter Woodbury School.  Aaria entered the "Design a Pin" contest on the Destination Imagination website and her pin made it to the Top 5.  Please click on the link below to vote for Aaria's pin.  After you vote for Aaria in the Elementary category, you must chose a pin to vote for in Middle and Secondary before submitting your vote.  Voting ends on Sunday, March 18th.

March Channel 180 News Broadcast

The PWS Channel 180 News Team has put together another great broadcast! Please excuse the sound issues, they continue to learn as they go.

Jump Rope for Heart 2018

The Jump Rope for Heart event kicked off this week in Physical Education class with a video about a Heart Hero, Camden, who is 8 years old and was born with a heart condition. Thanks to the kids who have raised donations for the American Heart Association in the past Camden was able to have surgery to help her heart.  
This week in Physical Education class students have discussed heart disease to help students understand why they are raising money for the American Heart Association.  We also hosted the Hip Hoppin’ Hawks jump rope team who performed for us after discussing why we choose heart healthy habits to live healthy lives.
Collection envelopes are going home this week March 5th-9th and must be returned by Friday, March 30th.
Online fundraising is much easier and more efficient since students don't have to remember to hand in money. Mrs. Ferenc has encouraged the students to register online and sign up to choose a healthy heart challenge and ea…

Spirit Week Feb. 2018

The week of February 19, 2018 will be spirit week at PWS! Student Council has decided on the follow theme days:

Monday, 2/19 is Sports Day      support a favorite team, or wear clothes from your own sports team
Tuesday, 2/20 is Teacher/Student Swap Day      students dress like teachers and the teachers will dress like students
Wednesday, 2/21 is Wacky Wednesday      fun clothes, crazy hair, mismatched will you be wacky?
Thursday, 2/22 is Character Day      dress as a character from a favorite book or movie
Friday, 2/23 is Pajama Day      come to school dressed in your comfortable clothes      wear shoes, not slippers and be prepared for outdoor recess

Early Release Wed. 2/7/18

**Edit/Correction to post: The afternoon K-Plus program will run. Parents will be receiving a letter with additional information shortly.** Mr. McGee has called for a two hour early release tomorrow, Wednesday, February 7, 2018 due to the incoming snow. This means that the elementary schools will be dismissed at 12:20pm. Buses will run their normal routes and parent pick up at PWS will be conducted in the same manner, just as 12:20. Afternoon kindergarten has been cancelled. The afternoon K-Plus program will run. Parents will be receiving a letter with additional information shortly. Students in grades 1-4 will still be provided with lunch prior to being dismissed tomorrow.

2018 Family Fun Night Last Minute Info

We are all busy getting ready for Family Fun Night next week. It's going to be so much fun, as it is every year!  There are a few items to note as the date approaches.

There are 2 sessions on February 8th:Session 1 is 4:00-5:30Session 2 is 6:00-7:30Tickets purchased in advance will NOT be sent home with students.  You can pick your pre-purchased tickets up that night at the designated tables.Order forms will no longer be accepted. Didn't pre-purchase tickets? No worries! You can buy raffle/basket tickets that night. However, food tickets are not available to purchase that night.  The reason for this is that we needed to order all food/drinks prior to February 8th in order to have enough. If you ordered a t-shirt, your child will be sent home with your order next week.  Finally, a big thank you to all the parents and teachers who have volunteered their time for this event. You are what makes this night so successful!  Also, thank you to our sponsors (Coke, TCB Agency, Sweet Gin…

Family Flags for 2018 Family Fun Night

PWS prides itself with diversity and we are excited to hang the country flags of all the PWS families at our Family Olympic Games.  Please send in your flag no later than Tuesday, February 6th.  Your flag should be on a regular size sheet of white paper (8.5x11) and either printed or colored with crayon/markers.  Your family name should be in the center, along with the country.  All flags will be hung in the PWS hallways for Family Fun Night.  We will be needing lots of USA flags too. If your family cannot attend our Family Olympics, we would still love to hang your flag.  If anyone has any questions, please email Mrs. Russell,  

Mrs. Russell's flag is pictured below.