Wayland Schools News
From our Schools & Affiliates
Calling WHS Alumni!
Nominate a Current Staff Member
Deadline May 20
The WHS Alumni award is given annually to a WHS staff member who has inspired WHS graduates to make important life, school and career choices.  Nominations are due by Wednesday, May 20th. Awards will be presented at Senior Night Awards on June 3.
Celebrate Cheryl Fertig's Retirement
Monday, June 1, 4:00 to 5:30PM
The Children's Way
All current and past TCW families are invited to celebrate Director Cheryl Fertig’s retirement, and her 18 years as director, with an ice cream social on the lawn at the rear of the Wayland Town Building. RSVPs aren't necessary. Questions, contact Kathleen_Defina@wayland.k12.ma.us.
Drama Kids Summer Workshop
Ages 5 - 11
August 3 - 7 at Wayland Middle School
Drama Kids International - the Metrowest program - is bringing its innovative program to town through Wayland School Community Programs.  
WSCP Summer Programs
Please visit our website for information about week-long summer offerings in Math, Drama, and Music. 
From the Community
3D Design Workshops
12 Years of Age or Older
Tuesdays May 19, June 23, July 21
Wayland Public Library
We have a MakerBot 3D printer and are eager to introduce it to local teens and adults through free workshops over the next two months. On May 19 and July 21, from 7-8:30 p.m. 3D artist Eric Carlsen will guide people through the process of creating their own 3D model using Tinkercad. We will print out the creations on our 3D printer! We will also offer a more advanced Blender workshop on June 23, from 7-8:30 p.m. Workshop attendance needs to be limited, so registration is required. 
WCPA Roller Skating Party
May 30, 5:45 - 7:45 PM
All Ages Welcome
We are taking over Roller Kingdom in Hudson so grab your friends, grab your skates (or rent them there) and join the WCPA for a great evening of fun with friends and family.  All ages are welcome. Sponsored by the WCPA Big Kids. Cost is only $5 per person or $20 maximum.  
Summer Community Service Program
Grades: Entering 9th to Graduating Seniors
June 30 to August 11
The high school summer community service program kicks off on June 30. Past projects have included soup kitchens, food pantries, food drives, Cradles to Crayons, organic farms and gardens, and more. Students may bring their own ideas as well. Join up and bring your friends! The program fee is $75.00. To learn more, see page 16 of the Wayland Recreation Summer Brochure HERE. Contact the Recreation Department at 508-358-3660 to register, or you can register online below.
Reminders (from previous newsletters, in date order)
Wayland-Weston Pooch Parade
Saturday, May 16, 12 - 4 PM
Weston Town Green
Participate in the Wayland-Weston Rotary Club Inaugural Pooch Parade & Festival, with pooch demonstrations and contests, and much more. Festival ticket sales benefit Buddy Dog, Operation Delta Dog, and Animal Rescue League of Boston.  
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2015-2016 Bus Registration
June 1 Deadline
Questions? Contact Dianne Potter at diane_potter@wayland.k12.ma.us.
WaylandOneMile Swim
Sunday, June 21
Wayland Town Beach
Please join us for the 6th annual WaylandOneMile swim and the third swimming of the 3Mile Challenge. Thanks for helping us keep our community swimming all year at the Wayland Community Pool!
Champion Soccer School - Wayland
Grades K - 12
August
Wayland alum and current WHS assistant boys varsity soccer coach, Charles Goodhue, co-founded this home-grown camp back in 2003, featuring former all-stars, captains, and 2014 state champs from WHS soccer as camp coaches, Champion brings quality camps for boys and girls entering grades K-12 to your own backyard. 
Girls' Summer Soccer Programs
Grades 3-12 Soccer School, August
Grades 9-12 HS Prep, June-August

Wayland resident and University of North Carolina Alum, Nancy Slocum, has directed this popular day camp for girls, featuring a predominately female staff, for the past 17 years. Slocum also runs a 9-week summer soccer skills and conditioning program for high school aged girls: Slocum High School Prep.

Making Plans for Next School Year?
2015-2016 School Calendar

School starts on Wednesday, September 2 this fall, BEFORE Labor Day.  

Wayland Community Art Fair
Saturday, September 19, 11AM to 5PM
Wayland Town Building Field
Live performances, musicians, dancers, performing artists, local artists, gourmet food, children's activities, and MUCH more. Visit the artists, see their work, and learn about their creative process.
Please note, not all announcements included in the Wayland Schools News are school sponsored, but are community based, non-sectarian activities, and included here as a service to the Wayland school community. News items for consideration should be submitted to ramah_hawley@wayland.k12.ma.us.
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