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February 13, 2020


Important Upcoming Dates

Monday, February 3 - Friday, April 3
Six Flags Read to Succeed Program

Friday, February 14
Superintendent Washburn Visit to WSES, 8:00 am
PTA General Meeting, 8:30 am, The Center
Class Valentine's Day Parties
     Party Times:
     Pre-K - 12:00
     Kinder - 12:15
     1st Grade - 1:30
     2nd Grade - 12:30
     3rd Grade - 2:10
     4th Grade - 10:00
     5th Grade - 1:15 

Thursday, February 20
Order Deadline: Kinder & 5th Grade Yearbook Ads

Wednesday, February 19 - Friday, February 21
Tiger Store - Volunteers Needed!

Thursday, February 27
Book Exchange - 6:00 pm

Monday, March 2 - Friday, March 6
Read Across America Week
   Monday - Wear a hat
   Tuesday - Wear DS or class t-shirt
   Wednesday - Wear wacky socks
   Thursday - Wear green
   Friday - Dress like a book character

Friday, March 6
Literacy Parade - 9:00 am at the bus pad

Friday, April 24
Track & Field Day

*Brought to you by the WSES PTA​​​

February 14
Superintendent Washburn Meet & Greet

Our new DSISD superintendent Dr. Todd Washburn will visit WSE at 8:00 am just before our PTA general meeting at 8:30. He’ll meet with parents and answer any questions. Please join us for this opportunity.

February 14
PTA General Meeting

When: 8:30 am
Where: The Center
What: Please join us for our general PTA meeting, you don't need to be a member to attend.

February 14
Valentine's Day Parties

All classes will be celebrating St. Valentine's Day on Friday, February 14th. Please check with your Room Parent or class teacher to see how you can help make your party great!
Party Times:
     Pre-K - 12:00
     Kinder - 12:15
     1st Grade - 1:30
     2nd Grade - 12:30
     3rd Grade - 2:10
     4th Grade - 10:00
     5th Grade - 1:15 

February 20
Yearbook Dedication Ads

The deadline to order a kindergarten or 5th grade yearbook dedication ad has been extended to February 20th! Don't miss out on this opportunity to congratulate your child.

February 3 - April 3
Six Flags Read to Succeed

Read to Succeed is a Six Flags program to promote reading for students in grades Kindergarten-Fifth. Students will get free admission to Six Flags Fiesta Texas if they read and participate. Students must read for 6 hours to qualify.

February 19-21
Tiger Store Volunteers

We need lots of volunteers to help Tiger Store happen! Kids earn Tiger bucks throughout the school year. On Tiger Store days, they get to spend their hard earned tiger bucks on prizes! Come help kids pick out their prizes with their Tiger bucks. Feel free to sign up for multiple shifts or days.

By February 21
Walnut Palooza Input

We would love your input on Walnut Palooza 2020 planning.  Please head to this link for a short survey. WSE PTA is hard at work planning our 20/21 programs & events, thank you in advance!

February 27
Book Exchange

Join us for the WSES Book Exchange! Donate some books you don't want anymore and get some new ones!
Date: Thursday, February 27
Time: 6:00 pm
Brought to you by the WSES PTA

March 2 - 6
Read Across America Week
In cities and towns across the nation, teachers, teenagers, librarians, politicians, actors, athletes, parents, grandparents, and others develop NEA's Read Across America activities to bring reading excitement to children of all ages.

March 6
Literacy Parade

Your child is asked to come to school dressed as their favorite book character on Friday, March 6th and will parade at 9:00 am on the bus pad, weather permitting! Students are welcome to use a book from our Center for Learning & Innovation, the community library, or from home.

March 23 - April 3
APEX Leadership Program

We are excited to announce that our school is participating in the Apex Leadership program again as our major Spring semester fundraiser. Our goal is to foster student leadership habits and raise funds for our school the healthy way!

March 28
Father-Daughter Ball

Dripping Springs ISD Community Services presents the annual Father-Daughter ball.
Registration Deadline: March 20th
Event Date: Saturday, March 28th
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: Dripping Springs High School Cafeteria

Spring 2020
Tiger Kids College

The Dripping Springs Independent School District Community Services offerings for the Spring 2020 Tiger Kids College after-school enrichment program are now available for enrollment.

Honor your child with a
Birthday Marquee Announcement

Sign up to get your child's name on the birthday marquee. Only a few spots left, reserve yours now!

Share Your
Pictures for the Yearbook

Please share your pictures for use in our yearbook! We especially need pictures from the first day of school and of field trips. If taken with a phone, be sure to email the largest file size. Email pictures or share via google drive to .

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Amazon Smile

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Apply ASAP
Bus Drivers Needed

Our school district is in need of bus drivers, please see the attached information if you are interested in working in this capacity.

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