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Thursday, September 21, 2017
Good afternoon.

Just a gentle reminder that our Back to School Event is scheduled for Thursday, October 5, 2017.  It is  NO SCHOOL DAY for students.  Please see the link below for details.

Parent Back-To-School Event:

OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Guidance News: Freshmen
Counselors will be meeting with freshmen in small groups next week.  We will cover the following: Naviance and Remind Registration, introductory surveys to get to know our students, review the role of the school and the school counselor, and introduce components of our curriculum (academic, career and personal/social counseling.)  Any ninth grader who has health or PE will attend a session during that block; other students will be given a pass to attend a group meeting during a non-core subject.  Health and PE teachers will direct students to their meeting locations. The general schedule for health/PE classes is below (students should NOT change for PE this day):
Monday, September 25th:
E block health and PE classes
F block health and PE classes
G block health and PE classes
B block health and PE classes
C block health classes ONLY
Tuesday, September 26th:
D block health and PE classes
A block health and PE classes
Wednesday, September 27th
C block PE classes ONLY
We look forward to meeting with our students in smaller groups.  Students should bring Chromebooks and a phone (if applicable-to register for Remind)
Thank you,
The Guidance Department

Nurses Clinic:
If your student has been diagnosed with a life threatening allergy and is prescribed an epipen, please have them bring their epipen order form and 1 epipen to our clinic.  Please note that these items must be in our clinic in order for your child to participate in any field trips.  If you have any questions, don't hesitate to call or email me.  Thank you.
Kathy Bourdeau BSN, RN, CWOCN
Westford Academy School Nurse
978-692 5570 ext. 2115/2137

WA DECA SIGN-UP AND INFO NIGHT THIS WEEK
Westford Academy's DECA Business Club, largest high school club in Massachusetts with 400+ members, will begin its Membership Sign-Up this coming week at its annual Student/Parent Information Night held on Tuesday, September 26 and repeated Wednesday, September 27th from 7:00 - 7:30 PM in the WA PAC. It is open to any interested student and parent and is required of all returning members. Along with online sign-ups and Advisor Q&A time, there will be an opportunity to turn in membership cash or checks: $50 goes to "WPS Clubs" for WA's Activity Fee and $100 to "WADECA" for yearly club dues and the first field trip in January. Any questions, email John Rogers: jrogers@westfordk12.us


Have a great weekend.  Jim Antonelli

Westford Academy   •   30 Patten Road  •  Westford, MA 01886   •   Tel: (978) 692-5570

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