NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Early dismissal Thursday for last day of school

Waterbury publuc schools will have early dismissal on Thursday, June 21, for the last day of school. Dismissal at Woodrow Wilson School will be at noon; 11 for pre-kindergarten.

Superintendent Candidate Forum

Video of the Superintendent Candidates Forum held on June 19, 2018 is now available on YouTube. Click here to view. 

Alert: New kindergarten and pre-k students need physicals, immunizations, lead screening before school year begins

All incoming pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students are required to have physical examinations, including immunizations and lead screening, before the start of the school year. Children who have not completed these requirements will be excluded from school. Click on the links below to see Health Assessment Records for kindergarten and pre-kindergarten that you can print and bring to your child's doctor:

Kindergarten Health Assessment Record

Pre-Kindergarten Health Assessment Record

For information about free immunization clinics through the Waterbury Health Department, call 203-573-7895, ext 7207.

Connecticut Department of Health Immunization Program

Waterbury Public Schools Lead Screening Policy

Waterbury Public Schools Registration Information

Back to School Rally

The 21st Annual Back To School Rally will be held on August 22, 2018 at Library Park from 1:00pm-3pm. 

Wilson to hold Ice Cream Social on Aug. 24

Woodrow Wilson School will hold an end-of-the-summer ice cream social on Friday, Aug. 24, from 2 to 3 p.m. at the school, at Birch and Wall Streets. Enjoy a cool treat, meet the teachers and staff, and find out about upcoming events.

Flyer in English

Flyer en Espanol

Basketball wizardry comes to Wilson

Wizards

James "The Roadrunner" Tyndal of the Harlem Wizards showed off basketball tricks to Wilson students and staff members on June 7 as part of the school's annual Field Day. Tyndal engaged dozens of students of all ages in shooting contests and passing demonstrations. "I like to show kids that they're capable of accomplishing challenging things," he said afterward.

Enter Wilson's Summer Reading Challenge!

Help your child win the Wilson Reading Challenge for the most books read over the summer!

Here's how to enter:

  • Students read a book and fill out the summer reading log
  • Caregiver signs off that their child has read the books in the reading log
  • Upon returning to school in August, students hand in their summer reading log to the Library Media Specialist, Mrs. Calash
  • Winners will be announced and prizes will be given out to the top readers in each grade

For the summer reading log and more information about summer reading programs, click here

Registration is under way for Library's Summer Reading Club

Silas Bronson Library encourages children ranging from infants through eighth graders to participate in its Summer Reading Club. Registration is under way, and continues through Friday, Aug. 10. Registration forms are available at the main library and at the Bunker Hill branch. Online registration is available at bronsonlibrary.org/kids. A closing event with Ben & Jerry's ice cream will be held on Aug. 17 at 3 p.m. For more information, call 203-574-8213.

Summer Reading Club flier

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
235 Birch St
Waterbury, CT 06704
Phone: 203.573.6660

Fax: 203.573.6663