Tonight is the last night to pick up your learners materials, which include their yearbooks. Pick up runs from 3:40-7:40. Visit our website or Facebook page for more information.
Visit our Mowrey Facebook Page or You Tube Channel to see the world premiere of Spirit of the Mustangs Vol. 2 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw9H0uErgZMKfY6gRNCzcEQ
Each year our Mustang staff creates a special video to share with our Mustang Learners during an annual celebration. Tomorrow would have been our scheduled celebration. Since we are not together, we will be sharing our video with Mustang Country virtually on our Facebook page. Are you ready Mustang Country?
Due to the official closure of Pennsylvania schools for the reminder of the school year, WASD will be reaching out to learners to pick up personal items from lockers or desks. However, we are honoring the stay at home orders until April 30th. WASD learners and families will be notified of pick up options in May.
Yesterday Mowrey Elementary recieved a sweet surpise from our #mwmustanglearners. This video was organized and created by one of our very own 5th grade learners for our Mustang faculty and staff with the help and support of our #mustangfamilies Visit our Mowrey Facebook page to watch this heartwarming video.
5th Grade Families, We have just been notified by Gertrude Hawks that the 5th grade fundraiser will not be delivered until tomorrow due to factory delays. Therefore, fundraiser pick up will occur tomorrow, April 7th from 4:00pm to 5:30pm. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your continued support.
It’s Find a Friend Friday. Right now we are all feeling disconnected from those outside of our house. Today we challenge you to reach out to a friend (new or old) and send them a letter, card, or phone call to brighten their day. Consider neighbors who live alone or family or friends in isolated settings. How can you make their day better and brighter? Wear your orange and represent #AmeliaAntiBullying. Post your stories and pictures in the comments or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
#PacoPositiveChange tells us how important it is to make positive changes in our own lives and in the world around us. Do something today that makes you or someone else say, “That’s Better” on this special Thursday. Wear your blue to represent Paco and take a picture that shows your hard work. Post your stories and pictures in the comments or email them to email@example.com
This is an informational message regarding the 5th grade Gertrude Hawk fundraiser. Fundraiser pick up will be held next Monday, April 6th from 4pm to 5:30 pm. This fundraiser pick up will be a “drive up pick up” in our back parking lot. We ask that families park along the sidewalk in the rear parking lot, outside the gym lobby entrance. Mowrey staff will monitor parent and family arrival and deliver your fundraiser to your car. We ask that you remain inside your car during the fundraiser pick up to ensure we are following the CDC recommendations for social distancing. Thank you in advance for your support and understanding.
It’s Work Together Wednesday and we want to see you represent #HarperHelpingOthers. Wear your yellow and work together with a sibling, parent, or digital friends to help someone else. How can you help make someone’s day better? Post your stories and pictures in the comments or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s Talk It Out Tuesday! Today, put your heads together and solve a problem that you are curious about or need help with. Wear your green to represent #PhiloProblemSolving as you put your heads together to problem solve while you are home. Post your stories and pictures in the comments or email them to email@example.com
Check out our Mowrey Facebook page for a special message for our Mowrey Mustangs. #borostrong #mwmustangpride
Today is Make a Mistake Monday. Yes, we are encouraging you to make mistakes because mistakes mean you are learning! Today we want you to wear your purple to represent #RubyResiliency as you try something new and bounce back from any challenges you encounter. What can’t you do YET that you could work on learning during this time? Post your stories and pictures in the comments or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Today is School Spirit Day, do you have #mwmustangpride? Today we hope everyone in our #mustangfamily shares their Mowrey love and spirit. You can send a photo of your learner, or your family wearing your Mustang spiritwear to: email@example.com
WASD Superintendent Dr. Kline has coined a new hashtag, #BoroStrong! We would love to see our learners create an image displaying this hashtag! If your child would like to create a graphic, it should be submitted electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org Graphics should be the size of an 8x11 sheet of paper, and consist of a white background with a 1 or 2 color design. Please include your child's first and last name, grade, and school. Designs will be used for social media posts and other communications from the district.
Today we celebrate spring! We can still enjoy the spring weather while maintaining our social distance. How have you been enjoying the nice weather? Feel free to share a photo of your #mwlearner or #mustangfamily enjoying spring by emailing them to email@example.com
In light of schools being closed through Monday, April 13 and re-opening Tuesday, April 14, 2020, enrichment materials will be available on the district website and building websites on Monday, March 30. Learners are encouraged to complete the tasks for their grade level and you may email your child's teacher with questions. If your child does not have access to technology, hard copy enrichment materials will be made available. If you are in need of a packet because your child cannot access technology at home, please call your school’s main office and leave a message with your first and last name, your child/ren's first and last name(s) and grade level(s), and a daytime phone number. You will be notified about pick up time and location. Fairview - 717-762-1191 x1400 Hooverville - 717-762-1191 x1500 Mowrey - 717-762-1191 x1600 Summitview - 717-762-1191 x1800 Please note, these materials are only for those families who are unable to access the digital resources. Stay healthy, and stay Boro Strong!
Today is Reading Day, check out Mrs. Smith taking some time to read. Feel free to share a photo of your learner reading or your family reading together by sending it firstname.lastname@example.org #mwmustangpride #borostrong #reading
Today is Teamwork Tuesday, Check out Mrs. Rhodes sporting her Project Team shirt. Please feel free to email a photo of your learner, or your family wearing their Project Team shirt or color to email@example.com We look forward to seeing our Mustangs in their PT colors......Remember Mustangs we are a TEAM!
Check our Facebook page each night this week for a special bedtime story from one of our Mustangs.
Feeling the need to get moving? Check out the facebook page of our neighbor, the Waynesboro, PA YMCA! Visit their virtual workout page! https://www.waynesboroymca.org/virtual-ymca/
Authors are grabbing their favorite books and phone to recording themselves reading — thanks to a new online series organized by Romper. Search the hashtag #OperationStoryTime on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube to find a beloved author or discover a new one reading one of their stories!
Peter Reynolds (Ish, The Dot, etc.) is doing live read alouds on his facebook page regularly and posting the recordings after the fact. Tune in and check out his books! https://www.facebook.com/PeterHamiltonReynolds/
Get your learners to explore the world outside your house. Each day The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden will conduct a live stream of animals and exhibits starting Monday, March 16, every weekday at 3 p.m. The Facebook Lives will highlight one of their animals and include an activity you can do from home.
Do your children love art and want to explore art at home? Every weekday at 1 p.m. ET, children's author Moe Willems will post a new “Lunch Doodles” video to the Mo Willems page on the Kennedy Center’s website. https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/
Today our Grab-and-Go Food Service program starts at Mowrey, Fairview, and Summitview Elementary. Any student 18 years and younger will receive a lunch and a breakfast for the next day. Grab-and-Go meals are available from 11:30-1:00. We ask that you stay 6 feet away from others. Please remember all children MUST be present to receive a Grab-and-Go Meal.
Reminder: Tomorrow, Friday 2/21 is Twin Day at Mowrey.
The Music in our Schools concert is this Thursday, February 20th, at 7pm at Waynesboro Area Senior High School. Students in 4th and 5th grade chorus should arrive between 6:30 and 6:40pm dressed in black and white for the performance. Questions, contact Mrs. Shemon at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kindness Week Day #1 Thought of the Day: "Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give for free." -Unknown.
Tomorrow, February 7th is Project Team Day!
Third Grade #mwlearners participate in a Bal-A-Vis-X lesson in music. Bal-A-Vis-X enables the whole mind-body system to experience the natural symmetrical flow of a pendulum. Bal-A-Vis-X requires focused attention, demands cooperation, promotes self-challenge, and fosters peer teaching while focusing on rhythm and pace.
Thank you to each and every member of our Mustang Family who joined us to celebrate. Don’t forget to share your photos with us by emailing them to email@example.com
Pancake breakfast from 8:00-10:00 am today. Kids eat FREE!!!
Dr. Kline, WASD Superintendent, presented proposed changes to elementary attendance zones at a public meeting on December 3, 2019. Links to the presentation and documents can be found on the District Website under news.
WASD is holding a Town Hall meeting to discuss budget and fiscal issues on November 19th, 2019, 7pm, in the WASHS library. Please consider joining us.
Join us as we celebrate World Kindness Day. Tomorrow, Wed. Nov. 13th we celebrate Mr. Roger's Cardigan Day. We invite #mwlearners to wear their favorite cardigan in spirit of Fred Rogers and spreading kindness. #worldkindnessday #choosekind #mwmustangpride #WASD1stChoice
Today was a monumental day for WASD. The ribbon cutting ceremony of the Early Learning Center and Wellness Convenience Care were held with an audience of district staff, community members, and partners. The Early Learning Center supports the district and state P3 initiative and the Wellness Convenience Care offers preventative and illness treatment for district learners and families. #FCF #WASD1stChoice
Our Mowrey gardeners wish to thank all of the #MWfamiles and friends for donating the many perennials. We have planted everything to beautify our grounds. We are now asking for spring bulbs. Please send in as many bulbs as you can spare before November 8th.
Reminder: Tomorrow, Friday, October 18th is Project Team Day. We invite all #mwlearners to wear their Project Team shirts or Project Team Colors. Grade Level Project Team Color K - Blue 1st - Yellow 2nd - Orange 3rd -Green 4th - Purple 5th - Red
Reminder: Tuesday, October 15th WASD will be having an early dismissal.
Parents....we need to hear from you! Please take a minute to complete the Parent Needs Assessment Survey to help provide our WASD Counseling Department information and suggestions. https://forms.gle/WxbZNC1eApoMKcoh8
Important Announcement: The Renfrew field trip scheduled for Mrs. Kiessling's and Mrs. Alspaugh's classes, tomorrow, Monday, October 7th, has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a later date.
Tomorrow, Thursday, September 26th is fall picture day at Mowrey Elementary.
Our planting/gardening has resumed. Our 5th graders are requesting annual plants like black-eyed susans, daisies, and other flower plants to be planted in our gardens. We appreciate your support and help! Donations can be dropped off at Mowrey anytime before September 27th.
Reminder tomorrow, Tuesday, September 17th is an early dismissal for all Mowrey Learners. Dismissal will occur at 12:50. We will also be celebrating Constitution Day and encourage our #mwlearners to wear red, white, and blue. #mwmustangpride #constitutionday
Important information related to WASD Football Games: https://www.wasd.k12.pa.us/article/134680?org=wasdpa
Reminder there will be no school on Monday, September 2, 2019. Learners will return on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.
Project Team colors for 19-20 school year: K- Blue 1- Yellow 2- Orange 3-Green 4-Purple 5-Red
What do you need to start your day? Greeting her learners at the door is an important part of the day for Mrs. Scott and all our Mustang teachers. For Mrs. Scott this simple moment and greeting allows her to jump start her learners day based on exactly what they need. #mwmustanglearners #mwmustangpride #kindnesscounts #choosekind
Mowrey’s PTO Pool Party, scheduled for tonight, Friday, August 23rd, has been canceled due to weather.
See you tomorrow night for our 2019 Open House. Show your #mwmustangpride by wearing Mowrey blue or you favorite spirit wear.
Just two days left till Mowrey’s Open House. Share your favorite summer moment with us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing our Mowrey Mustang Families at Open House on Thursday, August 15th. Visit the Mowrey website for our 2019 Open House schedule.
Join us tonight for Camp S’more Reading from 5:30-7:30. Guest reader at 6pm, sharing a special camping story. Don’t forget each time you attend Camp S’more you can earn badges, earn 8 badges to be entered for our prize drawing.
Mowrey Elementary Back to School Night will be held on Thursday, August 15th starting at 6:00. More information to come.
How do you spend your summer vacation? Email photos of your summer adventures to email@example.com
Visit Camp S'more Reading each Thursday this summer in the Mowrey Library. Camp starts at 5:30, with a read aloud at 6:00 with special guest readers. Don't miss the fun!