Latest News for Watson Elementary

Watson UNITE Accepting Nominations for 2014-2015 Officers


nominateimageWatson UNITE is now accepting nominations for officers for the 2014-2015 school year. Positions to be filled include the Executive Committee:  President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer, as well as chairpersons of the Nominating and Scholarship committees.  Descriptions of each position can be found on the nomination form linked below. If you are interested in serving in any of these positions, please complete and return the form by Thursday, February 6th. 

Watson UNITE 2014-2015 Nomination Form

Gifted Arts Identification Update

giftedtalentedDue to the numerous snow/cold days, the DUE date for Gifted Arts Identification Permission Forms has been extended to February 3, 2014!   
 
Additionally, Visual Arts Portfolio Interviews for grades K-5 will be now be held February 11th & 13th during Conferences at Pfeiffer Intermediate school.  
PLEASE NOTE:  Due to a conflict the music auditions will be held February 13th during Conference times and February 20th from 3:15 – 6:00 PM.  If the time we assign conflicts with a scheduled academic conference please contact Vickie Briercheck at Pfeiffer Intermediate School 330-478-6163.  We will do everything we can to accommodate schedule conflicts.   If you have questions regarding preparations please consult with your child’s art or music teacher.

Kindergarten: Ready or Not 2014 Program – February 27th

kndreadyornotThe Stark County District Library and the Perry Sippo Branch Library are pleased to announce the Kindergarten: Ready or Not 2014 Program on Thursday, February 27th from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Adults and incoming kindergarten students can join principals and school officials for questions, answers, and recommendation of materials. While the adults learn children will be entertained with stories, songs, and crafts. Register online or by phone by calling (330) 477-8482.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE KINDERGARTEN: READY OR NOT 2014 PROGRAM.

Valentine’s Day Parties – Friday, February 14th @ 2:30 PM

heart-ballons-clip-artParents/Guardians wishing to attend their child’s Valentine’s Day Party need to contact the head room parent of your child’s classroom by February 7, 2014.  If you are unsure of the head room parent of  your child’s  class, please contact your child’s teacher via email.  Parents that are not on the party list will be UNABLE to attend the party.  Check in starts at 2:00 PM. Please bring a valid ID (license or state issue ID) to check in.

Apples for the Students Program Benefits Watson Elementary

GIANTEAGLEShop, scan and support your school through March 17, 2014. 

For more than 20 years, Giant Eagle® has supported local schools through our Apples for the Students program. Through this partnership with our customers, Giant Eagle has donated over $25 million in educational equipment, including computers, software and playground equipment.

How the program works: 

Each time you shop at Giant Eagle using your Giant Eagle Advantage Card, you earn points for your school — points that the school redeems for great educational tools. The points are automatically credited to your school through the Giant Eagle Advantage Card.

WATSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CODE: 5322

 Apples for the Students Program Information

 

Perry Township Celebration Dinner

Screen shot 2014-01-09 at 10.03.39 AMJoin fellow Perry Township residents, former residents, friends, and family for a fantastic night out to kick off our year of Bicentennial activities. There will be a brief presentation about our bicentennial, a buffet dinner, and dance to the music of the band, Timeless. Saturday, January 18, 2014, 6:00—8:30 pm, Exploration Gateway, 5712 12th Street NW, Canton, OH 44708.  Tickets are $25 per person and $50 per couple.  For your convenience, you may purchase tickets online at www.perrytwp.com via PayPal. Accepted payment methods:VISA, Master Card, Discover or AmEx. If you prefer to pay via check or cash, please complete this form and return to Township Hall.

Watson’s December Student of the Month

student of the month copyCongratulations to Sophie Baker for being picked as Student of the Month for December! Sophie had her named pulled after earning numerous tickets for being Ready to Learn while at school. Sophie is currently a first grader in Mrs. Forchione’s  room. In addition to being Ready to Learn while at school, Sophie’s favorite subject at school is art and she enjoys collecting Lalaloopsy Dolls. Sophie likes sports; her favorite sport to play is basketball. When Sophie grows up she would like to be a chef.