November 6, 2019

Today is B day 

QUEST LUNCH
*Meatballs with egg noodles and brown gravy served with steamed mixed vegetables
*Buttered egg noodles served with steamed mixed vegetables 
 
SCHOOL EVENTS
*Final call for the Appelley Poetry contest submissions! If you plan to mail in a poem, the deadline is tomorrow,
November 7.
*Register now for The American Mathematical Competition.  More info on the D.W. News webpage
*The Wright Way Club is sponsoring a We CAN Gobble Up Hunger Food Drive.  Canned food items are being collected to donate to the Vernon Township Food Pantry. Collection boxes in the cafeteria from November 4th to November 15th. For more information, see the sign in your classrooms. 
*If you would like to share your Halloween candy, a nonprofit organization, GiveNkind will use candy to fill
holiday bags for families in need.  Donations can be brought to D.W. from November 1 to 8.  A collection bin will be
In the office.

ACTIVITIES & CLUBS
*Sign up for Winter activities and clubs has begun.  Register now for Chess, Art Club, Fiber Arts, Flute Choir, Improv, Rubik’s Cube and STEAM Club.  Information is posted on the Clubs & Activities pages on the D.W. webpages and flyers for these activities are available in the office and cafeteria.
*Robotics meets in room 110
*7th & 8th Art Club meets in room 127
*Debate Club meets in room 112
*Wright Way Club has a meeting in room 129

ATHLETICS
*8th Grade Boys Basketball A & B teams travel to Aptakisic.  A teams play at 4:00 p.m. and B game follows.
*7th Grade Boys Basketball A & B teams play Aptakisic  at DW. A team plays in White Gym, B team in Green Gym.

 

After School Clubs – Registration begins November 4, 2019

Chess Team – Grades 6, 7, 8 - Provides an opportunity for students to socialize, learn to play chess, and compete with others
November 14 – First meeting at 3:45 p.m. in room 106
More info: From DW webpage click on Quick Links – RevTrak – DW Make a Payment – Clubs and Sports –
select Chess Club or click on After School Activities on the DW homepage.
Registration opens November 4 at 8 p.m. and closes on November 14 at 8 p.m. or when class is full


After School Activities – Registration begins November 4, 2019

Art Club – Grades 7 & 8 – Students explore new media & materials to create self-directed projects

Fiber Arts Club – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – Sewing, quilting, knitting, crocheting, embroidering, felting and weaving

Flute Choir – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – All flute ensemble for flute players (with 1-year experience)

Improv – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – Students participate in a form of live theatre, which the plot, characters, and dialogue of a game, scene, or story are made up in the moment

Rubik’s Cube – Grades 6, 7 & 8 – students who enjoy cubing, or want to learn cubing – enjoy
learning moves to master challenging puzzles

STEAM Club – Grades 7 & 8 – Students will have hands-on experience and an understanding of
STEAM topics (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
More info: From DW webpage click on Quick Links – RevTrak – DW Make a Payment – After School Activities – click on activity or click on After School Activities on the DW homepage
Registration opens November 4 at 8 p.m. and closes December 4 at 8 p.m. or when class is full


American Mathematical Competition – AMC

American Mathematical Competition AMC 10 – for students in 10th grade and below an exam in high school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills
More info: DW homepage: click on Quick Links – School Fees RevTrak – DW Make a Payment– Other Purchases – American Mathematical Competition.
Registration opens November 4 at 8:00 p.m. and closes on December 1 at 12:00 p.m.