Teacher Appreciation Luncheon
WAMS is sending a HUGE thank you to all who volunteered and contributed to make our teacher appreciation luncheon a success! We are grateful for your continued support...and the delicious goodies!
Reminder: Drug Education Program
WAMS parents, only two dates remain for you to attend the drug education program. All parents of seventh graders and eighth graders new to Woodward must attend one of these sessions (unless you attended last year).
The dates and times are:
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Tuesday, September 16, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Thursday, September 18, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Recyclables cluttering up your house? Bring them to WA Sept 20th!
Woodward Academy is celebrating its first Green Apple Day of Service with a Drop & Go recycling drive which will include:
- textiles & shoes
- books & bulk paper
- paint - latex & oil
- secure paper shredding
There also will be tours focused on the LEED certification aspect of Jane Woodruff Hall. Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 20
, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
on Main Campus. More information
MS Yearbook Pictures
MS Individual yearbook pictures will be taken on Monday, September 22, in the Chapel during PE/P.Fit/Dance Fit classes. All students should wear their formal/dress uniform to school which includes a blue or white oxford shirt and navy blazer with WA patch on the left pocket. Please be sure blazers fit properly. Ties are required for boys only.
MS Family BBQ Tailgate: October 10
Date: Friday, October 10, 5:30-7:30
Location: Served at the Lower School cafeteria and courtyard
Reservation deadline: Thursday, October 2
(Advance order required for admittance. No walk up meals will be available.)
Join us for a MS Family BBQ Tailgate sponsored by the Woodward Academy Parent Community as part of the Middle School Night at the Varsity Football game. The Middle School students will have a Fall Social after school on the Middle School campus that day. After the Social event, at 6:00 p.m, Middle School students will be escorted to the Lower School to join you for the tailgate. Advance ticket purchase required for admittance to the tailgate. Low Country Barbeque will provide their delicious BBQ, hot dogs and vegetarian options. After dinner, we will cheer on the War Eagles varsity football team as they take on Troup! Kickoff is 7:30 p.m. We hope you can come enjoy the fun!
- If you are unable to attend, please make arrangements for your child to leave the Middle School by 6:00 p.m.
- All Middle School students must be accompanied by an adult at the BBQ and game.
- This event is indoors, so it will take place rain or shine.
- Questions: Contact Meredith Sorrow: email@example.com.
WAMS Photography Contest
All entries are due by October 10 to your English teacher, Art teacher or Mrs. Barber (room 123). Pick up an entry form and have it signed by your parent in order to enter. It must be a printed original work either photographed or directed by the student, no larger than 8x10, and available in digital format if chosen. See Mrs. Barber for further details. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.
Publix Partner Program
Thank you for your continued participation in the Publix Partner Program! WAMS key tags are available at the front desk.
Contribution this year: $335.60
Since inception: $15,967.47
Remember that the more you shop at Publix, the more contributions your school earns.
WA Middle School Attendance Policy
If your child is sick or is going to miss school, we request that you email the school at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the MS office (404.765.4430), between 7:15 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. to inform us.
Woodward Auto Exhibit
Save the date for the second annual Woodward Auto Exhibit, sponsored by Porsche, on Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Academy’s Main Campus in historic College Park. This free admission, family-friendly event will feature classic, vintage, and modern specialty automobiles, music, food, and a Porsche display. Rain date is Sunday, October 19.
If you have a car you would like to exhibit, register online, or contact Bob Hawks at 404.765.4031 or Jane Covington at 404.765.4030 in the Advancement Office. All proceeds from Auto Exhibit fees will support need-based student financial aid.