WVMS PTSA Weekly Update
October 29th, 2018
Fantasy of Trees
West Valley Middle School is once again sponsoring a tree in this year’s Fantasy of Trees. As you may know, all proceeds from the Fantasy of Trees benefit Children’s Hospital. This year, our WVMS Elves are in charge of decorating the tree are asking parents, teachers, and students for monetary donations to purchase ribbon, decorations, ornaments, tree topper, lights, etc… Donations should be brought to the office on or before November 9th.
West Valley Middle School is proud to participate in the National PTA® Reflections program and has had several students recognized by County, Tennessee and National PTAs.
The 2018-2019 National PTA® Reflections theme is: “Heroes Around Me”
Entries can be submitted in the following categories:
Special Artists Division
Entries must be submitted to West Valley Middle School PTSA by: Monday, November 20, 2018
For more information on rules and forms, please visit the links below or visit the WVMS PTSA website:
For questions, please contact: Jenny Roberts @ email@example.com
WVMS Basketball Season Passes
2018 Basketball Season Passes go on sale October 15th. Adult pass is $30.00, Senior/Veteran pass is $20.00 and Student pass is $10.00. You can purchase passes from the basketball coaches or from the office.
WVMS Basketball Schedule:
October 29th – WVMS vs. Bearden Middle @ WVMS (Girls @ 4:30 PM; Boys @ 5:45 PM)
November 2nd – Maroon & White boys and girls basketball game
November 5 – WVMS Basketball @ Holston Middle (Girls @ 4:30 PM; Boys @ 5:45 PM)
November 8 – WVMS vs. Karns Middle @ WVMS (Girls @ 4:30 PM; Boys @ 5:45 PM
A great big thank you to everyone who sent in boxtops! Our next drive begins now. You may send your boxtops in a Ziplock, 50/bag to the front office or to your student’s homeroom teacher. Please submit by February 1st.
It’s time to order yearbooks! There are two ways to order, online or directly through the school. For online orders, please visit: https://www.jostens.com. You can follow the simple prompts to get to the West Valley Middle School Knoxville TN page (NOTE: There is a West Valley Middle in San Jose, California, too). If you plan to order through the school please find the order form link below that you can download and fill out and send to the school with your child. The cost for a basic yearbook is $55. Please make checks payable to JOSTENS. Remember, as in years past, we will NOT be ordering extra yearbooks. Please reserve yours today!
The School Clinic is in need of volunteers. If interested, please contact Kelsey Mitchell, firstname.lastname@example.org
The school clinic is in need of extra clothing!
Men’s sweatpants (M, L, XL)
Parents can look at the “Quick Link” section on the right hand side of the school webpage and click on Teacher Voicemail Extensions to see a list of teachers and their extensions. Then when calling West Valley can press 9 and follow the instructions to leave a voicemail for their student’s teacher.
Link to : Teacher Voicemail Extensions
Upcoming Important November Dates:
November 6th – In-service Day – No School
November 21st-23rd – Thanksgiving Holidays – No School
Check out our Website and Facebook page for ongoing information!