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New HOST schedule available!
Thu, Mar 1: Angst Documentary & Discussion. WMS, 6:30pm. Join the WMS PTSA and Thurgood Marshall Elementary PTAs for a screening and discussion of Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety. Dinner will be available for purchase. Learn more and RSVP here.
Wed, Mar 14: Volunteers needed for Pi Day! Volunteers needed in WMS classrooms for Pi Day/Math Town. Go to our SignUpGenius.
Host families needed for Japanese students!
Garfield High School is seeking host families for its Japanese student exchange program in March; WMS families encouraged to apply. Find out more.
WMS School Tour
Parent- and student-led tour for prospective families (sign up at right to help–a nice way to see your school in action!):
- Friday February 16, 8:30-10:00am
The Science Fair date has changed to June 7; see our new Calendars page for other upcoming school events, like the Pancake Breakfast.
WMS Info Nights for Prospective students
Featured speakers: Principal Susan Follmer and a student panel.
- Tuesday February 13, 6:30-8pm
Friday Night skiing started Jan 12. Additional ski date of March 2 added due to cancelled trip (no skiing on Feb 23; mid-winter break).
Other Important Events
- No School Feb 8 (student-led conferences)
- Multicultural Night: Feb 15
- PTSA Member Meeting: moved to March, exact date TBA
For other events, see:
The WMS PTSA benefits all students at WMS by funding academic and enrichment programs, community events, classroom and teacher grants, and supplemental services.
View the detailed WMS PTSA 17-18 Budget.
The PTSA Annual Fund Drive is going from now until Feb 16th! Our goal is to raise $150,000 to continue supporting the amazing projects, grants, events our kids and their teachers and families deserve.
View our AF Brochure and make a donation today!
Less than 10 days left in our Drive!
The WMS Auction is a fun and social fundraising event with locally donated food and chefs, WMS student waitstaff and musical performers, and donated events and items from the community.