JRW is collecting Bottle Caps! We are collecting bottle caps to exchange/purchase a bench to place by the Max Zimmerlein memorial tree by the cafeteria. Bottle caps can be dropped off on Tuesday, August 13th during supply drop off between 3 - 7 pm.
Another successful Field Day is in the books. The rain held off and the kids had a blast. A HUGE thank you to all those parents that volunteered to help. Your enthusiasm keeps the kids going. Thanks again.
Rain, rain go away come back after track and field day. I’ll keep an I on the weather and hopefully get it in after a short delay. I’ll keep you posted.
Due to the extreme weather at around 11:45 a.m. all District 432 schools had taken precautionary measures & students took shelter. The district has released students back to class.
Don't forget.....Kindergarten and Preschool Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is tomorrow night (Thursday - May 2nd) from 5 - 7 pm at James R. Wood Elementary School. Please visit the JRW website for required items. Thank you!
Smile Illinois...the mobile dentist and hygienists will be in the district and providing dental exams, cleaning, fluoride treatment and apply sealants (if age appropriate) on Monday May 13th. Students pre-k through 8th grade are eligible and the exam will be valid for required dental exams for Kindergarten, 2nd and 6th grade. Medicaid and private insurance as well as self pay is accepted. Permission forms were sent home the week of April 1st however additional forms are available in JRW and SMS offices. Deadline for sign up is Friday May 3rd. There needs to be at least 20 students signed up for the visit or it will be cancelled. We are still short of that goal! Additional information is available at www.mobiledentists.com or contact Lisa Lee RN, School Nurse if you have any questions.
Here is the link to the “Pie in the Face” assembly. https://www.facebook.com/1408379466069705/posts/2307918246115818/
Welcome Back Junior Bobcats! We hope you all had a nice Spring Break!
Today (Tuesday) is the day! You don’t have to cook! Order lunch or dinner from Rosati’s in Sandwich or Yorkville and 20% of your purchase will support JRW’s One School,One Author/One Book events! Be sure to mention the fundraiser when ordering. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wV38qUC8Ccp2NX6mIXfcMp7ImixtLhkRqwOhBclrGZE/edit?usp=sharing
Fundraiser alert! Mark your calendars for an easy meal! Order from Rosati’s in Sandwich or Yorkville next Tuesday, March 19 and 20% of your total will benefit JRW’s Literacy events! Be sure to show or mention the flier upon ordering. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1wV38qUC8Ccp2NX6mIXfcMp7ImixtLhkRqwOhBclrG
Selfie Hunt Reminder! Has your family found at least 3 Robert Munsch posters around town? If so, be sure to send your selfies to firstname.lastname@example.org for a prize. A special reward will also be given to all students who find all TEN posters! Deadline for all selfie emails is WEDNESDAY! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rf8p0prvubBntUO-pSj5zceU7mMLaQC3pu9CLxjfrck/edit?usp=sharing
We’ve kicked off Day 1 of “One Author, One School!” Each grade level enjoyed a different a story written by Robert Munsch today. The students are quickly learning how silly his writing can be! “Thomas’ Snowsuit” is a student (and teacher!) favorite! Who can’t identify with trying to get snow clothes on a young child?! Listen to Robert Munsch read his story on his website! https://robertmunsch.com/book/thomas-snowsuit