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Red Ribbon Week

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WDES Celebrates Red Ribbon Week October 26-30, 2020 “We Elect to Be Drug & Bully Free” *Monday: Wildcats are “Pawsitively” Against Drugs & Bullying Wear wildcat gear or school colors (red & black). *Tuesday: “Dreaming” of a Future without Drugs & Bullying Wear school appropriate pajamas. *Wednesday: “Teaming Up” Against Drugs Wear your favorite team’s swag or colors. *Thursday: Put a “Lid” on Drugs & Bullying Wear a hat or cap. *Friday: Virtual Day “These Paws are against Drugs, Bullying, & Breast Cancer” Wear pink at home and in the community to show your support.

Fall Book Fair

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Our Fall Book Fair will be here on Monday, November 2nd. Please bring money to purchase some awesome books to build your home library.

Virtual Parents Day Conference

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More details to come about your conference time to speak with your child's teacher. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

Support WD: Order Marco's Pizza

Please support WD on Thursday, October 29th from 10:30 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. Mention West Decatur when you place your order and 20% of your total order will be donated to our school.

Kona Ice

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Kona Ice will be here on Tuesday, October 27th. Please remember to bring your money.

Amazon Computer Science Partnership

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Decatur City Schools is excited to be partnering with the Amazon Future Engineer program, which is going to fund computer science professional development.

Welcome Pre-K Wildcats!

Welcome Back Wildcats! PreK orientation is scheduled for Tuesday, August 11th from 9:00a.m-12:00p.m. Mrs. NeSmith and Mrs. Moore will contact you for specific time slots.Remember, PreK will not start school until August 19th. If you have any questions, contact me at 256-552-3027.😀🐾

Bienvenido de nuevo Wildcats !!

Bienvenido de nuevo Wildcats !! ¡El director Edwards te extraña! La orientación para estudiantes virtuales mixtos y virtuales completos será el martes 11 de agosto de 10:00 a.m. a 11:00 a.m. Los estudiantes de jardín de infantes, primer y quinto grado ingresarán a la entrada principal. Los estudiantes de segundo, tercer y cuarto grado entrarán por la entrada trasera de la escuela. Si tiene alguna pregunta, no dude en llamarme al 256-552-3027.

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back Wildcats!! Principal Edwards misses you! Orientation for Blended Virtual and full virtual students will be Tuesday, August 11th from 10:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Kindergarten, First, and Fifth Grade students will enter the front entrance. Second, Third, and Fourth graders will enter the back entrance of the school. If you have any questions, please feel free to call me at 256-552-3027.😀🐾

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Please continue to read at least 15 to 20 minutes at home each night and complete your AR reading quiz. AR quizzes can be taken at home Monday-Friday. We need to reach our AR goal and our goal of reading a Million Words! We can do it!  Keep reading!
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