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Rotary Recognition

Rotary Students' of the Month:
September: Imogen Gonzalez
October: Morgan Michelon



There will be no bus stops for Lobis Field, N. Davis & Stringtown, Morris and Pine, California Street and Empty Lot.....ANY AREA IN ANGEL VALLEY AND HIGH SCHOOL AREA.  All other bus stops will be as normal. The following are orders we must follow for safety reasons:


2.  The road to the school, up the hill will be open in the morning from 7:30-8:30 AM for drop off and closed to the public after those times.

3.  The road to the school, up the hill will be open in the afternoon  from 2:15-3:30 PM for pick up and closed to the public after those times.

4.  SAFE pick up will only be between 5:00-6:00 PM


Thank you to our staff and all of our community to ensure the safety of our children.


For the Weed families in need or people who can help please sign up at weed.recovers.org


If you would like to make a donation to Weed Elementary School, please send a check payable to Cub Power to 575 White Avenue, Weed, CA 96094.

Office Hours

Weed Elementary School office is open daily from 7:30 A.M.- 4:30 P.M.



Our phones in the SAFE program are not working at this time.  If you need to reach the after school program please call 938-6144.  Please remember that students need to be picked up from SAFE between the hours of 5:00 PM and 6:00 PM. 

WES Schedules

Site Council 14-15

SSC Meeting Dates




September 17, 2014






WEEK OF 10/20-10/24

What's Happening

Congratulations to our Students of the Month

Class: Student of the month:

Mrs. Fantel Dimitri Hayes

Mr. Miller Renaissance Johnson

Mrs. Robles Brett Lowenthal

Mrs. Coots Constance Gonzalez

Mr. Fifield Jessica Zarco-Melchor

Ms. Hall Isabella Escobedo

Mr. Pimentel Alex Nonthavong

Mrs. Blankenship Tyesha Fadlin


The Book Fair is coming!! During Parent/Teacher conference week! November 3 through 7, before school and after school! This year's theme is Sir Read-a- Lot's Castle!

Aurora White and Chloe Keeton have started a book club and would like to know if you want to join! Talk to Aurora and Chloe for more details.


Intermural Basketball for 4th – 8th grades begins today in the Gym. The schedule is as follows:

Monday 3:15 – 4:15 for 4th – 8th grades

Wednesday 3:15 – 4:15 for 4th – 8th grades

Thursday 3:15 – 4:15 for 6th – 8th grades ONLY


SAFE will be CLOSED on Thursday October 23rd, on this day, our SAFE staff is being honored in Sacramento with the Afterschool Leadership Award from the California Dept. of Education’s After School Division. Here is a quote from the CDE: “The bravery and valiant effort displayed by all Weed Elementary School staff, including the after-school employees, in helping students reach safety is absolutely remarkable.”


Sports Corner:

ATTENTION: All 4th – 8th grade students!!! Design a shirt for Intramurals “Skills & Drills”. There will be a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner for each division (4th & 5th division and 6th – 8th division). 1st place will get their design / artwork printed on a T-Shirt!! Turn in your designs to the office – Remember no trademarked art please!

If you are interested in signing up for basketball you must have a current physical (within a year) on file at WES. If you need to get a physical for basketball you should make the appointments NOW.


Cub Power:

We are collecting Box Tops!! Please turn in to your teacher, deadline is Oct 31st. We’re having a competition between classrooms so get yours together and turn them into the office (there’s no need to paste them onto paper) ~ we’ve got a Root Beer Float party riding on it!! Our next Cub Power meeting will be after School Site Council meeting on November 18th beginning at 3:15 in the library. Weed Elementary School News


Community News:

The Family and Community Resource Center of Weed is presenting helpful and informative Classes and workshops:

Understanding Depression Monday, October 20th from 5:30-7:30pm Presented by Lauri Hunner, MSW LCSW

All classes are free of charge and will be held at 260 Main St.

Please call 938-9914 for more information or to register

Project Linus & Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet

We had Project Linus, a quilting group, come to our school and give EVERY ONE of our students a blanket that was made with love! We are so appreciative of what they have done for our students and the kindness they have shown us! Thank you Project Linus!!!


2014-2015 -(MP1) Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them; (MP2) Reason abstractly and quantitatively; (MP3) Construct Viable arguments and critique reasoning of others.


2013-2014- Students will read complex text closely to analyze what the text says explicitly and make logical inferences from it; citing specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

Vision & Mission


WUESD is committed to providing an educational environment that supports, encourages, and challenges each student and staff to strive for academic excellence, mutual respect and responsible citizenship.



We, at Weed Elementary School, believe that it is our responsibility to provide quality educational programs which foster significant academic achievement for ALL students in a safe environment characterized by mutual respect and acceptance of the individual differences.




Congratulations to Michael Lerma for placing in the top 10 in the Siskiyou County Sumdog contest. Sumdog is an online math game in which students compete with other schools to see who can answer the most questions correctly. Michael placed 9th out of 221 students in a week-long contest running from September 26 to October 2.

Cub Character-September

Cub Character-September

Character Focus


Responsibility is a willingness to be accountable for your own actions without blaming others.

This Week

October 20th

October 21st Open Computer Lab 5 – 6:30pm -3rd and 4th grades to Hunters Orchard

October 22nd Common Core Parent Night 5 - 6:30pm

October 23rd SAFE CLOSED TODAY -Picture re-takes

October 24th-End of 1st Quarter Girl Scout Sign ups


Next Week

Spirit Week Dress up days:

October 27- Spirit Day
October 28-Color day- 8th- Black, 7th-Orange, 6th- Purple, all other grades green

October 29- Crazy Hair day

October 30- Sports Day

October 31- Costumes or PJ day


Cub Character

W.E.S. students who demonstrate outstanding character are recognized monthly:










Weed Cubs have the best students.  Way to go!


  • Common Core
  • Individual computers in middle school
  • Transitional Kindergarten program
  • French Creek Outdoor School
  • Six Sports Programs
  • Ski/Snowboarding Program
  • College Exploration/Tours
  • Career Fair
  • Job Shadowing
  • Student/Community Involvement
  • Art Exhibitions
  • Science/History Day
  • Multicultural Month
  • Science Museum
  • Accelerated Reading
  • Intervention Programs
  • Class Field Trips
  • Quarterly Family Awards nights
  • Parent Workshops
  • GATE
  • Cooking classes
  • Music
  • Monthly Cub Character Events
  • SAFE~Free after school care 
  • After School Enrichment classes
  • School-wide assemblies
  • Community Projects
  • Educational training for staff in Common Core Standards

Please feel free to call and set up an appointment for a campus tour or to talk to the Principal about WES.