MESSAGE FROM THE PTSO PRESIDENTS 

Mark you calendars - on November 21st, we welcome back Drs. Anthony Rao and Paul Napper to present on the Power of Agency.  See below for more information.  As always, please reach out to us at  whsptsopres@gmail.com

Connie Burton & Andra Jensen
WHS PTSO Co-Presidents 2019-2020


The WHS PTSO and WHS Challenge Success team are pleased to announce that Drs. Anthony Rao and Paul Napper will be returning to WHS for a full presentation on their work on The Power of Agency on Thursday, November 21st at 7pm in the Auditorium.   If you attended the October preview with Drs. Rao and Napper and have any thoughts or questions you would like to have them address in November, please send them to us at whsptsopres@gmail.com.   For those parents interested, here is the Agency  assessment  prepared by Drs. Rao and Napper that you may take to determine your level of Agency.   (Copies of their book are available for purchase at Wellesley Books).  

UPCOMING EVENTS/DATES 

November 2019
  • 6th - Early Release Day
  • 7th - 9th - WHS Fall Musical - The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • 14th - National Honor Society Induction 
The  following  is just a sample of all the events on the calendar. Click here  to see the whole calendar.  
From WHS Nurse's Office ...  
 
The WHS Nursing Office will like to remind parents about a few things --
  • Winter Sports Physicals are due to the Nurse's Office by Friday, November 15th
  • Flu Season is upon us so remember to get your flu shot.    
For more information from the Nurse's office, please see  November Health Newsletter
WHS FALL MUSICAL - November 7th - 9th

FOUR PERFORMANCES -
Thursday, November 7th @ 4:30PM
Friday, November 8th @ 7:00PM
Saturday, November 9th @2:00PM and  @ 7:00PM
 
Tickets are now available - $20 adults/#10 students and seniors.  Here is a link to purchase tickets
Junior Class Fundraiser On Thursday, November 14th, from 6 to 8pm, WHS Junior Class will be hosting the Sara Campbell fundraiser. The Junior Class is asking that WHS parents bring their friends to Sara Campbell for 10% off their total, and 10% will go to the grade. If parents cannot attend the event during 6-8 pm, they can mention the WHS Class of 2021 when making any purchase on November 14th, and get the same discount off of their purchases. More information on these fundraisers can be found here .
Community News ... 

Wellesley High Child Lab - The Preschool at Wellesley High School i s now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year.  They  will be hosting an Open House on Thursday November 7th from 1:30 to 3:30 in Room 112 at the High School.  You are invited to come see their  awesome facility and their amazing high school student teachers in action.  

Wellesley Historical Society , in participation with the Wellesley Free Library and Wellesley High School , will be hosting a panel on Wellesley vs. Needham Football Rivalry on Monday, November 18th from 6:30pm to 8pm in the Wakelin Room (Wellesley Free Library).  For more information, see flyer .

Wellesley PAC Coffee Please join the Wellesley PAC for their monthly coffee on Thursday, November 7.  The coffee will be held  from 9-10:30 am  at the home of Christine Mizzi at  16 Suffolk Road .  It is a nice opportunity for parents and caregivers of children receiving Special Education services to get together, share information and offer support to one another.   If you can't make it this month, our next coffee will be on  Thursday, December 5.   Please email    cdettwilermizzi@yahoo.com   with any questions about the PAC.

World of Wellesley invites you to hear Claude Kaitare speak on his Rwanda Journey on Tuesday, November 5 from 6:30pm to 8pm in the Wakelin Room (Wellesley Free Library). For more information on this event and others, please click here.

Town of Wellesley is looking for School Crossing Guards. If you are interested, please see flyer for more information.