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.
Site Council 14-15
GREAT HAPPENINGS AT WES
Please feel free to call and set up an appointment for a campus tour or to talk to the Principal about WES.
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.
WES 2015-2016 Enrollment is Open
Weed Elementary School's 2015-2016 enrollment is now open. To enroll your child for K-8 grade next year please complete the following enrollment forms and return them to the front office. If you have any questions please contact Terry Brewer at 938-2715.
The front office will be open until June 19 and then closed until August 3.
WEEK OF: May 26-29
Congratulations to all 33 English Learners for another successful year! Today is our last day of class. We will be celebrating with a pizza party in the cooking room. Thank you Cub Power for donating the pizza and drinks!
We will have Volleyball again for interested 5th – 7th graders. Wednesday it will be from 12:30 – 1:45 and on Thursday from 1:00 – 2:30.
We are still running our America’s Freedom Card Fundraiser. With the fire in the fall, our fall fundraiser didn’t bring in any money so we need to make up for it with this one! Our fundraisers help us pay for the great events we have at WES. Our assemblies and Cub Character events are so important to our students and we want to continue to provide these! We’ve got a GREAT incentive going so don’t miss out! Sell 10 and get your name in a drawing for a free Samsung Galaxy 4 tablet!! Let’s Go Cubs – we got this!!
*** The BOOK FAIR is here ***
Book Fair Hours
7:30am-9:00am Tuesday through Friday
2:00pm-6:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday
2:00pm--8:00pm Thursday for Open House
2:00pm-? on Friday
Our 3rd grade classes are going to have an Inter Planetary Jammin show on June 5th. They will perform in Room 1 at 9:30 for our Kindergartners and 1st graders. At 10:40 there will be a performance for parents and the 2nd graders.
DON’T FORGET TO BUY YOUR 14/15 YEARBOOK!
Track pictures will be taken Thursday, May 28th at 3:15 in the gym rain or shine. All uniforms will be turned in after the pictures. Get picture packets from the office and bring money Thursday. Thank you to our high school for doing this for us.
Cub Character Events:
Our End-Of-The-Year Cub Character events are quickly approaching! In K-4 the teacher will determine who is eligible to go. 5th – 8th will qualify if they have gotten to go to every Cub Character Event this School Year! June 3rd: 3rd & 4th grades to Whiskeytown Environmental School June 4th : K, 1st & 2nd grades to Whiskeytown Env. School June 5th: 5th – 8th to Waterworks Park in Redding *If parents are interested in chaperoning for Waterworks they will need to provide their own transportation (due to space limitations on the bus) and admission. *For Whiskeytown, parent chaperones can ride the bus but will need to pay their admission. We have had so many great Cub Character events this year: The Ned Show, African Drum & Dancers, Movie Theater, Bucketfillers, Chinese Acrobats, Basketball Trick Star & Ice Cream Social! Weed Elementary School appreciates and recognizes Cub Character! Keep up the Good Work CUBS! Cub Power has been a big contributor for these events and we thank them for their fundraising efforts!!
GET YOUR TICKETS – DON’T WAIT!! Drive Through Dinner fundraiser next Wednesday, June 3rd from 5 – 7pm. Tickets are pre-sold and are on sale in the office. Tickets will only be sold through Wednesday. A big THANK YOU to Montgomery’s Meats for your support!
REMEMBER: You have to bring your packed bag to school TODAY so it can be checked! We will be leaving campus at 7am on Wednesday. * 8th graders need to turn in or pay for lost books by Friday, June 5th to be eligible to graduate!
What’s happening in SAFE:
On Thursday Natalie Quinn discussed bullying with our K-3 grade students. The students learned how to identify bullying and how to prevent it from happening. The 4-8 grade students discussed healthy/unhealthy relationships. They learned that friendships should be uplifting and not manipulative or emotionally destructive.
Four students were recognized at the Weed Elementary School Board meeting for receiving the California State Assembly Scholastic and Citizen Achievement Award. Students pictured from left to right: Natalia Cervantes (fifth grade), Jonah Jackson (fourth grade), Richelle Johnson (fifth grade), and Julio Garcia (fifth grade).
Weed Elementary School office is open daily from 7:30 A.M.- 4:30 P.M.
Respect is showing regard for self, others, property and those in authority.
May 25th No School in Observance of Memorial Day
May 26th Book Fair
May 27th Book Fair --8th Grade Trip --5th Grade Shadow Day Student Body Elections
May 28th Book Fair --8th Grade Trip --Open House – Begins w/ Free Dinner @ 5:30
Soccer Sign Ups @ Open House (5-7:30)
May 29th Book Fair --8th Grade Trip --4th, 5th,6th & 7th to COS for Dance Performance
June 2nd Cub Store-- 4th grade Fish Dissection
June 3rd Cub Character Event 3rd & 4th Whiskeytown 8:30-3pm --Cub Power’s Drive Through Dinner 5-7pm
June 4th Cub Character Event K, 1st & 2nd Whiskeytown 8:30-3pm
June 5th Cub Character Event 5th – 8th Waterworks 8:30 – 3pm --3rd Grade class Inter Planetary Jam 9:30 & 10:40 (parents)
*Due to our Cub Character Events being out of town, June 3rd, 4th & 5th we will only have one modified 3:00 Bus Run Information will be coming home with your child.
April & May SOM
W.E.S. students who demonstrate outstanding character are recognized monthly:
Weed Cubs have the best students. Way to go!
(MP1) Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them; (MP2) Reason abstractly and quantitatively; (MP3) Construct Viable arguments and critique reasoning of others.
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.
At the Weed Elementary School Board meeting, Principal Cummings presented and recognized WES district office staff, WES teachers, Superintendent Emerson and the WES board members presenting them with staff shirts to show her appreciation for all they do for our students, school, parents and community.