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  • Woods Fall Wonders
  • 9/09/2016
  • Woods Fall Wonders after-school classes begin the week of September 19th, with a free Quest Center martial arts demonstration class scheduled for next Wednesday, September 14th. Currently on the schedule are Running with the Wolves (grades 1-4) and Japanese Ninjutsu Martial Arts (grade 1+), with more classes to be added soon. Check the Woods Fall Wonders website for more information and to register.
  • New Faculty Members
  • 8/29/2016
  • New Faculty Members 2016-2017
  • Testing News for 3rd Grade Parents
  • 8/25/2016
  • As your child begins third grade, you will see a concentrated focus in ensuring that he or she can read at or above grade level and progress in reading proficiency so that he or she can read, comprehend, integrate, and apply complex texts needed for secondary education and career success. As part of the Read to Achieve law (G.S. §115C-83.1) passed by the General Assembly in 2012, your child will take the Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG3) English Language Arts/Reading Test to establish a baseline measure of how he or she is reading.
  • PSAT for Students in Grades 10 and 11
  • 8/25/2016
  • The PSAT/NMSQT will be offered at Woods for all students in grades 10 and 11 on Wednesday, October 19. The test is similar in content and format to the SAT and provides students with information about their relative strengths and weaknesses on various types of test questions. Many students take the PSAT/NMSQT to help them know how they will likely do on the full SAT. Scores on the PSAT/NMSQT are used to determine finalists for the National Merit Scholarship program for grade 11 only.
  • New lunch program
  • 8/17/2016
  • The New Lunch Program System is up and running!
  • Community Work Day
  • 8/10/2016
  • *Saturday, August 13th, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM*
  • Back-to-School Orientations
  • 8/09/2016
  • We look forward to seeing all Woods families at our Back-to-School Orientations on *Monday, August 22nd*. It will be a time to meet teachers, visit classrooms, and see classmates, new and old.
  • Drop/Add for schedules
  • 8/03/2016
  • Drop/Add for schedules*will be held on Wednesday Aug 17 starting at 8:30. This is an in-person session and is first come, first served. There is usually a long wait, so please adjust your schedule accordingly. Please note that many core sections are closed, so major changes to schedules will NOT be allowed. If there is a 'hole" (not 6 periods) then your child needs to fill that hole with a course (Woods does NOT do study halls
  • NCSO – Elementary Division
  • 8/03/2016
  • Parents of Elementary Students. If you believe your child may be interested in joining the Woods Science Olympiad Team this coming year please see the following announcements. Elizabeth Faulkner and Eric Hale will be begin putting together our Division A team early this coming school year. John Perschy (jperschy@woodscharter.org) August 1: Div A slate of events have been posted.* For complete descriptions see NCSO website: http://www.sciencenc.com/CoachesManual.A.2017.pdf 2017 NCSO Elementary Events : 3, 2, 1, Blast Off!, Animal Adaptations, Backyard Biologist , Bone and Brawn, Bridge-a-Roni , Data Crunchers, Describe It, Build It, Energy Transfer, Genes R Us, Marshmallow Catapult, Movers & Shakers, Newton's Notions,Ocean Motion ,Rock Star ,Science Charades ,STEM Design Challenge Super Sleuths,Trajeggtory ,Weather Permitting August 13: Family Science Olympiad Day at Marbles Kids Museum. *Flyer and Educator pass attached
  • Start of School
  • 7/24/2016
  • A reminder to all families that school begins on Tuesday, August 23rd. It is vital to our state funding that all students be present that day!
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