eNews for October 3, 2017

eNews for October 3, 2017

The Start with A Bang!

Start with a Bang’s fundraiser and cakewalk was a great success! We raised $7,290, and thanks to the generosity of an anonymous matching donor, the grand total raised at the event was $14,580!!!Thank you to Amy Woodward and the staff at Southern Goods for the lovely time.  Remember, we are accepting donations through October 27th, and your donation will get your child a free-dress bracelet.  CLICK HERE TO DONATE!

Fabulous Free Dress Friday – Friday, October 6th

 This fun tradition is a PTO fundraiser! On the first Friday of each month (this month is an exception), your child gets to ditch the uniform. All we ask is that your child drops a donation of $1.00 (or more!) into the cauldron at the front entrance with Ms. Bonnette.

Want to help get the word out about our fabulous school? 

Wilson Families United is looking for volunteers to help with community outreach during HISD’s magnet application window (09/30 – 12/09). Wilson seeks to draw a diverse student body from throughout the city and we need you to make that happen! Join us this Saturday to learn more about Wilson’s recruitment efforts and how you can get involved. To RSVP email us at wilsonfamiliesunited@gmail.com. And if you can’t join us on Saturday but want to get involved, just let us know and we can provide further details.

Saturday, October 7th, 11A-12P at Wilson.

Urban Harvest Workday – Saturday October 7th

Urban Harvest workday is this Saturday, October 7th from 9-11 a.m. at the Wilson garden.

Local Fresh Veggies!

Wilson Montessori will be a CSA pick up zone every Wednesday! If you are interested in getting fresh produce, from local farms, sign up at www.jbgorganic.com

Great Book for all!

Wilson’s very own Ms. Brooks is a published author! Her book, Marisol: A Little Girl with a Big Dream, is available for purchase on her website www.growwithstem.com

Fall Pictures

Fall pictures will occur October 12-13th. Definite dates will go out in your child’s blue folder this Thursday.
**If you have information to be added to e-news, please e-mail Melissa Hernandez melissaihdez@gmail.com or Allison McPhail allison.mcphail@gmail.com by the Friday before the Tuesday blast.