eNews for January 29

Friends of Montessori Open Meeting – TONIGHT!

Come to the FOM open meeting on tonight, January 29th at 6:30pm at Waltrip High School. Come learn how you can help advocate for our school and our children! We need your voice and your support!  As parents of students Public Montessori students, YOU are part of the Friends of Montessori! Please join us!

PTO meeting @6:30 pm in the auditorium – January 31st

Join us for a PTO Board Meeting Wednesday, January 31st at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. Childcare is provided by YMCA.

Fabulous First Friday Free Dress – February 2nd

Students are welcome to wear free dress, Friday February 2nd.  This fun tradition is a also a PTO fundraiser! All students are welcome to wear free dress on the first Friday of each month. If you would like to make a donation to the PTO for any amount, please drop cash into the cauldron at the front entrance with Ms. Bonnette.

Group Pictures: February 6th – Students must wear uniforms

February 6th Students as Teachers 5:00-6:30 – Details to come

Family Dance benefiting Middle School – February 10th

LOVE is LOVE and LOVE Makes a Family!

Come and celebrate what makes your family beautiful at this Valentine’s fundraiser for Wilson Montessori Middle School (WMMS) sponsored by Wilson Families United (www.wilsonfamilies.us)

Open to the community! Limited tickets for purchase!  Click here to purchase advance tickets!

Tickets $5 per person in advance or in front of Wilson Montessori School (2100 Yupon) 7:45 am to 8:15 am and 2:45 pm to 3:30 pm beginning Thursday and Friday 2/1 and 2/2.

$8 at the door dependent upon ticket availability the day of the event.  Click HERE for more details.

ABAR – Anti-Bias, Anti Racist Training – February 17th

Hosted by Wilson Families United, this interactive workshop will introduce you to the 4 goals of Anti-Bias Education for children and the 5 goals for adults. It will empower parents and educators alike to begin to self-reflect on their own prejudices and biases and learn how to challenge and empower children to do the same at home and in the classroom.

Resources and examples will be given and discussed throughout the workshop to promote further understanding of each goal. You’ll be presented with ways to gain further insight into what it means to be Anti-Bias, and you will be given tools to help you develop personal and institutional goals to support positive change within your community!

For more details and to purchase tickets, click HERE.

Save the Date for the next pre-gala parties!

Beth Bonnette will host a party on Saturday, February 17th , 2018 at 7:00 pm to gather local restaurant gift cards that will be used for the “Date Night” raffle prize. Each couple will bring a gift card in the amount of $50 from a pre-selected, local restaurant that has been very generous to Wilson for admission into the party.  To attend, please visit this link. https://tinyurl.com/DATERAFFLE

Hannah and David Jans will host the final party at their home on Saturday, March 3rd , 2018 at 7:00 pm to gather Apple gift cards.  The Apple gift cards will be used to purchase Apple electronics to comprise the “Apple Basket” raffle prize.  Each couple will bring a $50 gift card from Apple for admission into the party. To attend, please visit this link. https://tinyurl.com/APPLERAFFLE

 

Save The Date For The 2017-2018 Wilson Gala

Where: The legendary 80’s hotspot Numbers Night Club!!
When: April 14th from 6:30PM – Until, silent auction ends at 9:30PM
Cost: Pre-sale tickets are $50/per person, $60/person at the door
Dress Code: Sport your best 80’s attire
Childcare: Childcare will be offered by the YMCA at Wilson from 6:00PM – 11:00PM for a nominal fee (more details to come)
Entertainment: 80’s Cover Band THE CHOCOLATE ORB will be performing live, and a DJ will be spinning tunes

Check Out Wilson’s Gala Website At:
https://tinyurl.com/wilsongala