Welcome to Willow Grove
Line-up Bell sounds at 8:55 am
School Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - 3:20 pm
Thurs 9:00 am - 1:40 pm
Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Thurs 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dates to Remember:
|Memorial Day - No School|
|Minimum Day - Last
Day of School
Dismiss at 12:30
2015 - 2016 school year is here!
Click this link to learn more: http://www.powayusd.com/pusdwges/enrollment/
Good Evening Grizzlies, this is Mrs. Huff with the Willow Grove weekly
FAMILY DINNER NIGHT~MONDAY, APRIL 27TH
Join us April 27th for family dinner night at Pizza Rev. Stop by anytime between 11am-10pm and 20% of the proceeds will be donated to WGEF. Hope to see you there!
A BIG THANKS!
Thank you so much to our Earth Week Chairs, Kimberley Wallace and Sally Lee. It was a fun week!
Thank you to our Art Show Chairs, Dawn Shetzer and Norman Sasson. Our students always look forward to this night where they can share their beautiful art with their families! Also, thank you to Annushi Lund and Harmonie Pham for displaying the Reflections entries at our Art Show. Finally, thank you to the Book Sale Chairs, Celena Jacques and Jules Lemay. It was a huge success!
The Boxtop raffle will be Monday 4/27. Continue to bring in your Boxtops until Friday 4/24! Remember the 1st Prize is $20 Game Stop gift card and 2nd Prize is 2 movie tickets!! Boxtops continue to bring money to our school. Every Boxtop makes a difference!!
Our next Book Talk guest will be Samanyu Madhavarao from Mrs. Forster's 3rd grade class who will give his review and opinion of the book The Secret Zoo on Wednesday, April 15th.
USED BOOK SALE CONTINUES!
On April 28th and 29th, the 5th Grade Promotion Team will be selling used books after school. It's a great time to stock up for summer reading!
PARENT/SON EVENT ~ SAVE THE DATE!!
Willow Grove PTA presents our very FIRST Parent/Son event. The Xtreme Fun team will set up obstacle courses, music, giant Jenga and more!! This is a lighthearted event meant for parents and their boys to team up together on Thursday, May 7th, from 4:30-6:30 on our field!!
A NIGHT IN VEGAS - PRESENTED BY LEVENTHAL LAW
Have you ever wanted to shout "Play Ball!" on the Padres field? Bid on our auction item, and you can check that off your bucket list! Love Wine? Bid on our collection of wines that will replenish your Wine Cellar with the finest that will surely impress your friends. Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of a news cast? Tour CBS Local News Channel 8 set and Control Room with this auction item that accommodates up to 20 friends. Have a Lego Friends Fanatic? Thrill your creative little Grizzly with a basket of incredible Lego Friends items that will keep them busy for a year! Love Cabo and can't get there enough? Bid on our 5 Night stay in a 2 Bedroom Villa in Cabo San Lucas Mexico. Need Airplane tickets to get you to some of these great places we are auctioning? We have Southwest Gift cards you can bid on too!
Come have a Date Night in Vegas on Saturday, May 9th! Buy your tickets today at Http://www.willowgroveeducationafoundation.org and secure your spot at this event everyone will be talking about for weeks after.
CALLING ALL NEW TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN AND KINDERGARTEN GRIZZLIES
TK and Kindergarten registration begins Thursday, May 7th, at Willow Grove! Registration will not be on a first come-first served basis. Parents, please complete the enrollment forms and bring them with you to Willow Grove at one of the following dates/times:
May 7th, 2015; 2:30pm - 5:30pm
May 8th, 2015; 6:30am - 8:30am
May 8th, 2015; 12 noon - 2pm
You may download and print the enrollment forms beginning May 1st from the Poway Unified School District website http://powayusd.com/enrollment/. Make sure you select the 2015-2016 Enrollment forms.
You will also need to print and complete the Kindergarten Consideration Placement Form which is attached and will also be available on our website beginning May 1st.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO BRING FROM HOME AT TIME OF ENROLLMENT
*Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate or Passport + 1 copy for the school to keep in their files
*Original Immunization Record + 1 copy
*Two (2) separate and current forms of residency verification + 1 copy of each form of residency (Example: deed to primary residence, lease agreement, utility bill.
INTERNET SAFETY PRESENTATION FOR PARENTS - THURSDAY, MAY 14th
On Thursday, May 14th, from 6:00 - 7:15 p.m., the San Diego Police Foundation will present an Internet safety presentation entitled "What Parents Need to Know" at Willow Grove in the MPR. See the attached flyer. This is a parent only event, so please plan accordingly. Hope you will be able to attend this important presentation on Internet safety!
5TH GRADE BAND AND ORCHESTRA CONCERT REMINDER
Parents, you are invited to the spring music concert on May 27 at 6:30pm in the Willow Grove MPR. Strings students' arrival time is 5:30pm and band students' arrival time is 6:00pm. Doors for audience seating will open 5 minutes prior to concert. Please have your child dress nicely. In addition, students will perform an assembly for the school the same morning. Our final music class will be May 27th.
It's going to be a grrrreat Grizzly week, see everyone tomorrow!