Category Archive: General News

May
15

End of Year Events

Let’s Celebrate! It’s the end of an outstanding year, so please join us for these fun events to celebrate your child’s school year! Friday, May 17th: Kindergarten Picnic at 12:15pm 1st grade Picnic at 12:45pm Tuesday, May 21st: 3rd grade Publishing Party at 8:45am Wednesday, May 22nd: Pre-K Splash Day 5th grade Talent Show at …

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May
14

State of the School

Join Us for the State of the School Event Thursday! THIS Thursday, May 16th 7:00pm at Wilchester A brief PTA Meeting will be followed by the State of the School update! Ms. Goodman will be sharing an update with parents on Wilchester’s strengths as a school and areas where we have the opportunity to grow!  …

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May
07

2019-2020 Spirit Wear Preorder

Don’t Miss Out!  Preorder Your Spirit Gear for Next Year! Our spirit sales clothing will be preordered for 2019 – 2020, with accesories like bows, visors, headbands, yard signs and cups available for purchase in the fall.  This is a change from previous years when all items were purchased in August!  Preordering will help us …

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May
03

Order 2019-2020 Field Trip Shirts!

Attention Parents of Current Pre-K through 4th Graders!   Our PTA is glad to be able to provide every student at Wilchester with a spirit -t-shirt for next school year! This is the shirt that students will wear for field trips and other fun events and is FREE! We need your HELP to make sure we …

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May
02

Order 2019-2020 School Supplies!

Order Your School Supplies for 2019 – 2020! You can begin ordering school supplies online beginning Wednesday, May 1st.  The process is the same as last year and the supplies will be delivered to your child’s classroom! To order: 1.  Go to www.shopttkits.com or the link below 2.  Enter our school’s account number 92817 3.  Follow directions …

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Mar
31

Sister School Help

        Spring Shadows School Supply Drive! As the year winds down, our Sister School is running out of school supplies for their students. Let’s help them finish the year strong! Look for drop boxes throughout the school starting April 1st. -pencils -crayons -loose leaf paper -folders -spirals -facial tissues -hand sanitizer -colorful …

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Mar
30

Garden

Help Us Set Up for Garden Lessons! Our amazing Garden Educator visits Wilchester twice each month to teach our students about the garden.  We need your help to set up and take down for these garden lesson days! If it’s your first time helping and you aren’t sure what to do, please email our Garden chairs and they will be …

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Mar
06

WCE Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to our 2018 – 2019 Teacher of the Year Winner, Mrs. Sharon Crump!  Mrs. Crump has been teaching at Wilchester for 18 years!  She does a wonderful job helping each of her kindergarten students learn, grow, and reach their potential.  We are so thankful to have Mrs. Crump on the kindergarten team!

Feb
05

Volunteer Opportunities!

Looking to volunteer in 2019? Don’t forget to click on the “Volunteer Now” box located on the right side of the website! There are so many volunteer opportunities available – Recycling, Lunch Duty, Garden and more! Recycling Sign Up Lunch Duty Sign Up Garden Sign Up Blessings in a Backpack Sign Up Morning Movers Sign …

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Jan
31

Auction Parties Available!

Miss out on buying a party at Auction?? You are in luck, we still have a limited number of tickets available to select parties. From pre-parties for incoming Pre-K’ers to celebrating Octoberfest with neighborhood friends, there are a variety of parties with spots still available. See the attached flyer for more information. The website is …

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Jan
30

2019 School Bell Award Nominee

Congratulations to Julie Carnett, Wilchester’s 2019 School Bell Award nominee!  Staff and parents nominated Ms. Carnett because of her genuine dedication to her students.  She thoughtfully connects with the parents in her class, sending home notes and sharing students’ successes in her classroom.  She is constantly learning and striving to improve her teaching knowledge and strategies. Thank …

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Dec
06

Volunteer for Lunch Helper Duty!

Sign Up to be a Wilchester Lunch Duty Helper! We would love to give our Wilchester staff an occasional break from lunch duty so that they can enjoy lunch as a grade level team!  We need your help to cover lunch periods for 2 days each month.  Helping monitor students is a quick way to …

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Nov
05

Kroger Community Rewards!

Wilchester PTA is now registered for Community Rewards through the Kroger Rewards Card!  This means every time you shop at Kroger and use your Rewards card, WCE PTA will receive a percentage of what you spend.  All participants must first register our school with your Rewards card. Go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com and log in.  If you do not …

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Aug
28

Randall’s Good Neighbor Program

Did you know that shopping at Randall’s can earn money for our school? Wilchester earns significant “free” income dollars from all of the families supporting Wilchester with the Randall’s “Good Neighbor Program”.  When you shop and swipe your Randalls Card, a percentage of your bill will be automatically donated back to Wilchester.  Click here to print a Good …

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Aug
27

Volunteer

  You need to register to a volunteer through SBISD to be able to volunteer at the school and in the classroom. Please do this by October 1st. Click here to register to volunteer with SBISD. This needs to be redone every year. If you plan to volunteer at multiple schools in SBISD, you can …

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Aug
21

Spirit Gear Orders

More info coming soon! 2019-2020 Chairpersons: Emily Craft ekcraft@gmail.com Cimarron Evans rcimarr@yahoo.com Lanie Towsley lanie.ratza@gmail.com Katie Miller katierussmiller@yahoo.com Tanya Smalling tgsmalling@gmail.com Beth Clarke bethcclarke@gmail.com Ashley Kerr ashleyrkerr@gmail.com Field Trip Shirt Chairs: Katie Bahrami kate.bahrami@gmail.com Laura Fletcher laura.fletcher2@gmail.com    

Apr
03

Auction

The PTA holds an Auction every other year.  The 2019-2020 school year will not be an Auction year.