Friday, December 16, 2016
Students will be dismissed early on Friday, December 16, 2016. There will be no school from December 17, 2016 - January 2, 2017. School will resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. We hope you have a wonderful holiday break with family and friends!
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Tonight from 5:30pm-7 pm, we are having a Parent Reading Night. There will be sessions given to help you learn different ways to help your child with reading at home. There will be a drawing for Leap Pad reading systems for those who attend.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Attention 3rd grade families: On Wednesday, October 26, 2016 from 8:00 am - 8:50 am, we are hosting a special Donuts with Dad gathering. Any adult family member is welcome to join their 3rd grader, however it must be limited to one guest per child please.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Tonight is PTA Family Dinner Night at McDonald's on W. Market Street in Smithfield. Please join us from 5-8 pm. McDonald's will give a portion of their proceeds during this time to support our WMES PTA. #familyspiritnight @McDonalds
Friday, October 14, 2016
Our Fall Bookaneer Book Fair has been extended! Because students have not been in school due to Hurricane Matthew, we have decided to extend our book fair. The last day will now be Monday, October 24, 2016. For more information please visit http://tinyurl.com/WMESbookaneer.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Open House and Title I Night will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2016 from 6-7pm. Please join us to learn about curricular objectives and our school's achievement data. You will also see what your child is learning about at school.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Attention parents of students who will be in Kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year. You are invited to attend an informational meeting, on Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 6-7 PM, about getting ready for a successful school year. We will share information on topics that include
Monday, May 16, 2016
Strings and Showcase and 5th graders, oh my! On Tuesday, May 16, 2016 we will have student performances following the PTA meeting. There will be performances by our strings students, our Showcase students, and a 5th grade singing group.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Monday, May 2, 2016
Monday, April 25, 2016
We welcome all 4th and 5th grade families to join us on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 for reading night. From 5:30-6pm, PTA will have a $1 book sale with light snacks. From 6-7pm there will be two sessions to provide strategies to increase student reading achievement. All WMES parents that attend will be entered into a drawing for a gift card.
Friday, April 15, 2016
Monday, April 11, 2016
You are invited to WMES's Duke Energy Science Night on April 12, 2016 from 5-7 pm. The science night is an opportunity for you and your child to explore science together! Hands-on activities will introduce a range of science, technology, engineering, and math topics in a way that is fun and easy to understand.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Our Spring Scholastic book fair is approaching fast! The book fair will run from Monday, April 11, 2016 - Monday, April 18, 2016. Parent night will be Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 4pm-7pm. It will also be open on Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 10 am - 2 pm. For more information, please visit http://bookfairs.scholastic.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Wilson's Mills Elementary is starting a used printer cartridge recycling program. If you have any empty/used inkjet or laser printer cartridges at home that you were going to throw away, please send them in to school instead. Not only will it be safer for the environment to recycle them, but it could also earn a little bit of money to help our school.
Parents and Guardians, our online parent survey is ending on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. If you have not yet completed it, please go to http://www.advanc-ed.org/survey/public/section/response/begin?surveyConfigId=504472 to access the survey. This is your chance to have your voice heard. Thank you.
Monday, March 21, 2016
Career Day is Wednesday, March 23, 2016. 5th graders should dress as if they were going to an interview since they will meet will several members of the community about careers. This is a great way to present a good first impression. Grades K-4 can dress as their future career. This will be a fun day as we explore our future possibilities.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
For anyone who may be interested in joining our school's PTA Board, please visit http://wme.johnston.k12.nc.us/w_m_e_p_t_a/p_t_a_board_positions for a brief summary of each position. These positions will be voted on at the general assembly meeting on May 17th. This is a wonderful way to stay connected with the school and help your child.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Attention parents of K-3 students. On Thursday, March 17, 2016, we will host a reading night to give parents some useful reading tips to use at home. From 5:30-6:00 pm there will be a book sale sponsored by the PTA. Books are either new or gently used and will cost $1.00 each. There will also
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Please join us at the McDonald's at the intersection of US 70/West Market St. and Wilson's Mills Road on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 from 5-8pm. It is a PTA Family Dinner Night. McDonald's will graciously donate 25% of all sales during this time to our school.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Friday, February 26, 2016
Next week is Read Across America Week in celebration of Dr. Seuss. Each day next week we will celebrate with something special. Each day is listed under the "Student Life" tab or you can click to read more to see what is special for each day.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Monday, February 22, 2016
There is a PTA meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 starting at 6 pm. PTA will sell refreshments on this night. The meeting will be followed by a science open house which will end at 7pm. Please visit your child's classroom to see what we have been learning. You will also have a chance to fill out the JCS Parent Survey.
The Kindergarten Registration date is scheduled for Thursday, March 10, 2016. Please call the school, (919) 934-2978, to schedule an appointment for this day. For more information on what you need to register your child, please click here.
Friday, February 19, 2016
Progress reports will go home Monday, February 22, 2016. Please review your child's grades, sign the reports, and return them to school, If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your child's teacher.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
It's time to start planning for Thursday's dinner. Join us at the White Swan in Wilson's Mills on Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 4 pm-8pm. All purchases will help support our school's PTA. We all need to eat dinner, so why not eat with us at White Swan? See you there!
Monday, February 1, 2016
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
It is important to note that the report card distribution date has changed to Friday, January 29, 2016. Please review this information and return the signed report card envelope on Monday. If you have any questions or concerns, please notify your child's teacher. Thank you.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Our WMES Online Spirit Wear Store is closing January 15, 2016. If you are interested in purchasing any spirit wear for students or adults, go to http://stores.inksoft.com/WMES. Please remember that all purchases benefit our school.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
For only a short time, January 4 - January 15, 2016, you can visit http://stores.inksoft.com/WMES for our WMES online Spirit Wear store sponsered by the PTA. You will find both adult and youth sizes in