Programs and Contests

McGruff

  The McGruff Program is a crime prevention and safety education program for children who are in Kindergarten through 3rd grade.  McGruff encourages children to become engaged in their communities and learn about safety while having fun.  Through the McGruff Program children explore the topics of drug prevention (Red Ribbon Week October 24-28, 2016), bullying, neighborhood …

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Odyssey of Mind

What is Odyssey of the Mind (O.M)? Odyssey of the Mind is an international educational program that provides creative problem-solving opportunities for students from kindergarten through college. The students apply their creativity to solve problems that range from building mechanical devices to presenting their own interpretation of literary classics.  They will work in a group …

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Paw Print Express

What is Paw Print Express? Paw Print Express (PPE) is the Wilchester Elementary student mail service that allows students to write letters to friends, teachers and other staff members. Parents may also write encouraging letters to their children as well to surprise them. How does it work? Each Friday one classroom is assigned to assist …

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Reflections Art Contest

The Reflections Contest is a national program that encourages students in pre-K through grade 12 to explore and be involved in the arts. The theme for the 2017-2018 school year is Within Reach. Thousands of students will reflect on the theme and create original works of art in the categories of dance choreography, film production, music composition, literature, photography …

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Science Fair

The Wilchester Science Fair is an annual event for 1st through 5th graders at Wilchester Elementary and designed to teach students the true nature of science. The student researcher must formulate a hypothesis or need, design experiments and ensure proper data collection, and is designed to empower students, in a fun, positive manner, to realize that they can …

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Spelling Bee

For more information regarding the Spelling Bee, please contact 2017-2018 Chair: Elvia Concha       nene_pinto@hotmail.com  

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WCE Sister School Program

January Food Focus: January’s food donation for Bayou City Blessings in a Backpack is 7.25oz boxed macaroni and cheese. Food donations can be dropped off in the box located in the school’s front lobby.   Wilchester  Elementary is part of SBISD Sister School Solution Program and has proudly supported Spring  Shadows Elementary as our sister …

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