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"Smile: Today's a new day."
WES is working hard getting ready for the annual TCAP tests. The test will begin Monday April 28th and end May 2nd. The students in the 7th grade finished the PARCC trial testing this week. The PARCC test may take the place of the TCAP test with in the next two years. Students, teachers and staff members are all working to insure the students at WES achieve the high levels that have been reached in the past. Please remember the week after spring break is TCAP testing week. Help your child do their best by sending them to school every day in a good mood, happy and ready to work. Make sure their get a good night's sleep the night before the tests and give him/her a healthy breakfast or they can eat breakfast at school. Have a safe and happy Spring Break and come back ready to review for the TCAP tests the next week.
The faculty and staff encourage parents/guardian to stay involved with their child's education. Whiteville Elementary School wants parents/guardian and other adults in the community to become partners with the staff, administrators, and teachers helping us to give your child the best education they can get. Parents should keep in contact with their child's teacher(s) all through their child's education not just during the early years. The PTI Team Meeting is September 16, 2014 starting at 6:00p.m. Make sure to mark your calendars for this date, this is one PTI Team meeting you will not want to miss. WES encourages parents, grandparents, other family members, teachers and staff members to be involved with the PTI Team this school year, become a part of the PTI Team.
Parents and other family members who are checking students out of school early please remember the school day is not over until 3:15pm. If you come to the school to check out your students and the time is 3:00pm you will have to wait until 3:15pm unless it is a true emergency. We are in school and learning is going on until the end of the school day.
The R.t.I. reading and math programs are a non-interrupted 90 minutes for each subject. Please do not disturb Kindergarten through eighth grade classes during their RTI reading from 8:00 until 10:31a.m. and RTI math from 11:00 until 3:11p.m.If you are interested in become a member of the faculty or staff at Whiteville Elementary please visit the following website: http://www.hardemancountyschools.org