Wilson Back to School BBQ, Raffle, and Curriculum Night!

All Wilson Families are invited to our annual Back to School BBQ and Curriculum Night!!

When: Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Details:

5:00-5:55–BBQ dinner (free) for all Wildcats and their immediate families AND purchase raffle tickets*

6:00-6:20–Welcome, raffle drawings, and important information from Wilson staff

6:30-7:25–Curriculum Night sharing in classrooms for 1st to 5th grade students and their parents/guardians (younger siblings will be in the gym with adult supervision). Kindergarten parents/guardians will meet in the classroom while kinders stay in the gym.

*Back to School Raffle is a fun and simple fundraiser for our school! Many area businesses have donated great prizes! Tickets are $1 each or 6 tickets for $5 and can be purchased after school until the BBQ on the 20th or on the evening of the BBQ! You don’t have to be present to win. Prizes include passes to the Enchanted Forest, gift certificates to Great Harvest, Nearly Normals, Block 15, Wacky Bounce, and Toy Factory, lunch with Mrs. Hoffman and Mr. Beasley, and of course the coveted front row Wilson Parking spot!!!

We can’t wait to see you there! Go Wildcats!!

Back to School News

Here at Wilson, we are hard at work preparing for the 2018-2019 school year.  We are excited to be welcoming our many returning families as well as our new families who are joining us this year.

There is always a lot of information to share with families as the school year approaches.  Bear with us as we share the information below (and in attachments).

Dates to Know

  • Friday, Aug. 31st @ 4:00pm Class lists will be posted in the front window
  • Tuesday, Sept. 4th – 12:30pm-1:30pm Meet the Teacher
  • Wednesday, Sept. 5th @ 8:05am First Day of School
  • Tuesday, Sept. 11th @ 6:30pm PTA Meeting – Food & Childcare provided
  • Thursday, Sept. 20th @ 5:00pm Back to School BBQ & Curriculum Night

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Wilson Elementary 2018-19 Supply and Wish List

Students are NOT required to bring the supplies listed to attend school.

In order to reduce the back-to-school financial burden for families, all general classroom supplies (e.g. pencils, glue, crayons) have been funded by our district and purchased in bulk. For 2018-19, you will see a streamlined list of personal student supplies. If you are interested in donating items from the school wish list, please drop them off outside the Wilson office. Please contact the Wilson office if confidential assistance with personal student supplies is needed or if you have any questions, 541-757-5987.

PERSONAL STUDENT SUPPLY LIST

  • Backpack large enough to carry papers and books – no backpacks with wheels please
  • Lunch Bag/Box – we encourage re-usable if you are bringing lunch from home
  • Water Bottle – Straw or Pull Top preferred to minimize spills
  • Closed-Toe Shoes – suitable for PE & recess
  • Lightweight water resistant jacket for recess on rainy days

Please be sure to label personal student supplies

SCHOOL WISH LIST (These items will be distributed to classrooms as needed)

Our School often needs a supply of frequently used items listed below. Donations of these items are appreciated!

  • Kleenex
  • Disinfecting Wipes
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Ziploc-Style Bags (Gallon & Sandwich sizes)
  • Black Fine Point Sharpies
  • Expo Brand Dry Erase Markers
  • New Personal Student Supplies for Wildcats in need

Wilson Elementary School ⎜2701 NW Satinwood Drive, Corvallis, OR 97330 ⎜541-757-5987 ⎜www.wilsonwildcats.net

Save the Date!

The fabulous and entertaining Wilson Variety Night is scheduled for Friday, April 27th, 2018 in the auditorium at Crescent Valley High School from    6:00-8:30pm.

An exciting new addition this year is the International Costume Show!

Don’t forget that during intermission there will be a Bake Sale! If you enjoy baking and would like to make a donation of a baked good, please email the PTA at wilsonpta.or@gmail.com.

We hope to see you there!

Fun Run Update and Reminder!

Good Afternoon Wilson Wildcats!

What an incredible first week! Our Wildcat community has donated $3,120 AND we have collected 124 envelopes!!! Way to go!! We still have five more school days to return the Fun Run envelopes—March 12, 13, 19, 20, and 21! Remember all you need to do is drop off the Fun Run envelope with the PTA volunteers in the morning on the way to class. When a student turns in the envelope they will be given a snack bag which can be saved for recess.

Students will also be entered into the prize raffle! Every $10 donated is an additional entry! We have prizes (see attached picture) from OSU, Bi-Mart, Winco, Highland Bowl, Corvallis Knights, Timberhill Athletic Club, Osborn Aquatic Center, Wacky Bounce, Big 5, and Principal for the Day! In addition, each child will receive a certificate for a mini pizza at Papa’s Pizza!! Our Corvallis community is AMAZING!!!! Thank you!!

Cheers,
Wilson PTA Fun Run Coordinator

Fun Run 2018!!

Wilson Wildcat Fun Run 2018

Dust off your tennis shoes for the annual Wildcat Fun Run on February 26th and 27th!

:: The Details ::

What:
The Wilson Fun Run is our biggest fundraiser of the year!
The tax-deductible donations fund all of our Wildcat community events, school assemblies, teacher grants, student scholarships for field trips, and so much more!

Where & When:
Each class will come to the gym during their PE time to participate in the Fun Run on Monday, February 26th or Tuesday, February 27th.

How to Help:
There are THREE ways to support the Wilson Fun Run!

1. Help your child gather pledges by asking family and friends to sponsor them with a per lap goal or a flat rate.

2. Volunteer your time on either day of the Fun Run or on an envelope collection day by signing up at https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/2210522/false#/invitation

–OR–

Click on the Sign Up volunteer link on the Wilson School website www.wilsonwildcats.net

3. Donate an item or gift certificate from your business or company for the prize raffle. We will be sure to recognize your contribution on our “Thank You” poster!

Let’s Go Wilson Wildcats!!

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