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ANNOUNCEMENTS
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2018
  • If you have not completed and returned your back-to-school paperwork, please do so! This paperwork is required. Students can bring it to the front office or to their advisory teacher.
  • Woodland's first home volleyball game (held here at Woodland) is today, Mon., Sept. 10. Students who would like to stay at Woodland so they can go to the game need to get their things from their locker and go to D-1 after school today. They can bring a snack or money to buy food at the game if they get hungry. Snacks will not be provided. Members of Blue Crew will be available to help with homework, and we may also show a short movie. Students need to have transportation home after the game. 
  • Quiz bowl tryouts will be held Sept. 10-13. Students who are interested should pick up a form in D-Hall by Mrs. Eason's room (D-13) or Mrs. Wendt's room (D-14) by Friday. The form will give info about Quiz Bowl and tryouts. You must come to a knowledge tryout and a buzzer tryout to be considered for the team.
  • Calling all National Junior Honor Society members! We will have our first meeting of the year Tues., Sept. 11 during lunch in room D-1. Students should bring their lunch with them and be ready to plan goals for the year, talk about service projects, and have fun!
  • Odyssey of the Mind registration has been extended! Woodland is trying to form a team for this year and has extended the sign up period. We do have a coach for our team. If your student has participated in OM before, or if you like to be creative and want to try something new this year, have them pick up a form outside D-13 and sign up. Woodland can have 7 on the team. All forms should be given to Mrs. Eason in D-13 by this Fri., Sept. 14. 
  • Picture Day will be Wed., Sept. 12. Students will have their picture taken during their social studies class. Order forms will be going out in advisory and are also available in the front office. Every student will have their picture taken.
  • If your student is interested in being an FCA Leader this year, applications are in the front office. Completed applications and teacher recommendations are due in the office Fri., Sept. 14 by 3:30 p.m.
Cowboys Win Against George
Last week, 7th grade Cowboys faced George for their first game of the season and won big with a final score of 34-0. 8th grade Cowboys followed with another win of 35-12. 
Library Makerspace is Open
Our Library Makerspace is open! Students are busy designing 3D models to print and creating with 3D pens, duct tape, snap circuits, and turing tumble. This hands-on, personalized learning opportunity is available Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays during lunch, and Fridays during advisory.
Math Club Starts This Week

The Woodland Math Club is open to all 7th and 8th graders interested in an exciting, challenging, rewarding, and fun math experience.

MathCounts is the sponsor of the National Math Club Program that includes school clubs and math competitions. Our Woodland Math Club has been designed for a fun learning experience. More information about MathCounts can be found at www.mathcounts.org . The Woodland Math Club will meet every other Tuesday from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. beginning Sept. 11.  

If you have any questions about the Woodland Math Club, please contact Sandy Weishaar (club sponsor) at sandy.weishaar@fayar.net.
Woodland Wins Big at XC Meet 
Congratulations to the Woodland Cross Country teams on their finish at the Elkins Invitational this weekend. Cowgirls won first overall with Carson Wasemiller finishing first place and Kenja Dresel and Kayli Fitzhugh in second and third. The boys team finished second overall.
 
9/10: WJHS Volleyball vs Lakeside Sonora (WJHS gym)
4:30 7B
5:30 7A
6:30 8A
9/10:  Quiz Bowl Tryouts Begin
9/11 at lunch: NJHS Meeting
9/11 at 3:30 p.m.: Math Club
9/11: WJHS Volleyball @ Lincoln
4:30 7B
5:30 7A
6:30 8A
9/12: Picture Day
9/13 at 3:45 p.m.: Girls on the Run
9/13 at 3:30 p.m. Robotics Club
9/13: WJHS Football @ Kirksey
7th grade game begins at 5:00
8th grade game begins 15 mins. after 7th ends
9/14 at 7:30 a.m.: Chess Club
9/15: XC Siloam Springs Panther Invitational

 
For more details on upcoming events, please visit  woodland.fayar.net.
FPS Athletic Passes Available for Purchase

Fayetteville Public Schools 2018-19 Athletic Passes are now available for purchase. For more information, please click the link below.

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