Bill W. Wright Elementary School

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News and Announcements

COYOTE CHASE RACE

Coyote Chase Race Takes to the Starting Line Nov. 22
It’s time to lace up your shoes for the longest-running road race in Parker County.
The 21st annual Coyote Chase Race will take place Saturday, Nov. 22, at Weatherford College. Both the 5K and 1-mile runs begin at 9 a.m.
Preregistration cost for children 12 and under is $15 or $20 on race day. Ages 13 and older can preregister for $20 or $25 on race day.
School-age children are also encouraged to sign up for the school challenge. The school with the most runners entered will receive a trophy, recognition in the local media and bragging rights for a whole year.
Every runner will receive a T-shirt and a drawstring goody bag. Plus, the top three runners in each age category will receive a medal. All kids age 12 and under will receive participation ribbons.
All proceeds benefit the WC Foundation’s Title III matching grant program to support WC’s students.
For more information or to register, see Kelly Skidmore at Wright Elementary or visit www.coyotechaserace.com.

Let's go Wright!

Red Ribbon Week!!!!

Did you know....Children of parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs than those who don't, yet only a quarter of teens report having these conversations?

Wright Celebrates Red Ribbon Week October 27 - 31

1st 6 Weeks Good Citizen Breakfast

Guest speaker was Richard Scoggin, Executive Director of Athletics


Congratulations to:

KN - Austin Dill, Callee Cangley, Megan Allison, Lizbeth Coronado
1st - Cole Ingram, Montana Adams, Bella Beninati, Janessa Dale, Alaciel Valencia
2nd - Colton Webber, Rachel Copher, Ella Jester, Joseduardo Solórzano
3rd - Wyatt Worsham, Aaralyn Padilla, Chloe Curtis, Susana Murillo
4th - Hannah Nugen, Ivy Boatright, Yucca Canaday, Maria Barrientos
5th - Angie Naal, Autumn Price, Casen Burgess, Shelly Martinez
6th - Carlos Flores, Gerardo Murillo, Caden White, Shelby Parker

Big Duck Winner Announced Today

The winner of the "Big Duck" from the PTA fundraiser was Zuri Boles!
Congratulations Zuri!
Our fundraiser ended October 8th - please turn in all packets. Thank you for helping our school.

Character Trait - Responsibility

I will....
1. know what's expected.
2. keep my commitments.
3. do my best.
4. not make excuses.
5. correct my mistakes.

Taking ownership of my thoughts, words, and actions.

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1st 6 Wks - Kanga Kid Awards

One student from each homeroom is selected to receive a Kanga Kid Award. These students have represented the Character Trait for the 1st 6 Wks.

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World Day of Bullying Prevention

Weatherford ISD joins other school districts throughout the world in participating in Blue Shirt Day® World Day of Bullying Prevention on October 6.

This year’s international color is blue, and students and staff members are encouraged to wear blue on Monday, October 6 (the World Day for Bullying Prevention is always on the first Monday of October).


Weatherford ISD takes bullying and/or cyber bullying very seriously, and students are encouraged to report any errant behaviors by using the District’s Quick Tip form. These forms are available on the front of each of the District’s 11 campus webpages – and the link is called “Anonymous Tips.”

A “Report Bullying” hot link is also available on the District’s main website under Departments -- Student Services…or Departments -- Safety and Security.

More information:
http://www.weatherfordisd.com/apps/news/show_news.jsp?REC_ID=405527&id=0

Fall for the Arts Coin Fundraiser

The Performing Arts Association of Weatherford (PAAW) is hosting their annual classroom coin drive during the next two weeks. The PAAW is the organization that provides the funding for fine arts field trips to our students including theater performances at the Durant Auditorium and the annual 4th grade trip to the Bass Performance Hall. We appreciate the work they do to provide these fine arts experiences for our students!