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  • Blue Crew will host a variety show in the gym Dec. 7. Students may sign up to perform by picking up a form in the front office starting Fri., Nov. 9. Forms must be turned in by Nov. 15. All acts except for stand-up comedy will be allowed. Students may perform by themselves, but we encourage group performances due to time limits. We have a limited number of acts so forms need to be turned in as soon as possible!
  • FPS Child Nutrition will be serving Thanksgiving Feast for the school lunch Thurs., Nov. 15. 

    The menu for the day will include roasted turkey, fluffy mashed potatoes and brown gravy, zesty cornbread stuffing, collard greens, fresh-baked whole grain rolls, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie cheesecake cups.

  • Woodland is participating in a statewide needs assessment survey sponsored by the Arkansas Department of Human Services. The results are used to help plan substance abuse prevention strategies and programs in our community. It is an anonymous survey, and participation is voluntary. If you would NOT like for your child to participate, please complete the denial of permission slip included with the letter below.
  • There will be no school Nov. 19-23 for Fall Break.
Free Tutoring Available

Woodland will be offering free tutoring beginning the week of Nov. 12. Tutoring will be offered Mondays and Thursdays before school from 7:30-8:15 and after school from 3:45-4:30. 

While transportation will not be provided, snacks will be available and free admission to HOME basketball games on dates that tutoring is available. For more information, please contact Andrew Glade at 479-445-1286 or
Next Week is National French Week

National French Week is coming up next week! Be ready to dress for the theme each day.

Monday: French T-Shirt
Tuesday: Stripes & Scarf
Wednesday: Mustache & Beret
Thursday: French Flag
Friday: Mime

Mustaches will be available for sale on Wednesday, and French Flag tattoos will be available for sale on Thursday. Find both at the W before school!
Eiffel Tower Building Competition

In honor of National French Week, Woodland is holding an Eiffel Tower Replica Building Competition. It is open to ALL students.

Students can work alone or with one partner to build their replica. Towers can be any size and built from any materials: Legos, marshmallows, Cheetos, popsicle sticks, cake, wire, anything your imagination desires!

All entries are due Wed., Nov. 14 to Madame Marston in B-9. Make sure students have their name on their entry. Prizes will be awarded to the winners. Bonne chance! Good luck!
Calling All Spellers!

Woodland's school spelling bee will be held Tues., Nov. 27 after school in room D-1. Parents are welcome to attend!

If your student would like to participate, have them stop by Mrs. Kroening's room in D-8 to get study words and a permission slip. Please contact Mrs. Kroening at if you have any questions or need any additional information.
Advent Calendars from Germany

Advent calendars from Germany are for sale for $3 now through Nov. 16. Each day from Dec. 1-Dec.25 has a piece of chocolate behind the door. 

They can be purchased from an 8th grade German student or by going to B-9 during the first ten minutes of first lunch.

   Upcoming Events

11/9-11/10:                        All-Region Orchestra Clinics

11/10:                                VEX IQ Robotics Tournament

11/12-11/16:                      French Week

11/12:                                WJHS Basketball vs Trinity
                                          4:30: 7G
                                          5:30: 7B
                                          6:30: 8G
                                          7:30: 8B

11/13 at 3:30 p.m.:           Girls on the Run

11/15 at 3:30 p.m.:           Girls on the Run

11/16 at 7:30 a.m.:           Chess Club

11/17:                                WJHS Basketball vs Ramay
                                          Girls - Away
                                          Boys - Home

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