Congratulations to our County Spelling Bee participants. They were excellent representatives of our school, their families, and themselves! Conner and Dylan finished in the top 7 beating out many middle school participants. Conner Oakerson was also recognized as the 5th grade champion! Congratulations again to Conner Oakerson, Dylan Polei, and Bridgette Jobin. We are proud of you! Good luck to Dylan Polei as he represents Willard in the regional spelling bee on March 9th at Ball State! NOTE: 4 of the top 7 placers were Randolph Central students! Great work Future Falcons!
The Willard Robotics team rocked it this weekend at Jay County! This year we added in a 4th grade team and now have 2 teams competing at each event. The Warriorbots made amazing improvements from their first event in December. Please see below for their results and some pictures: 4th grade: Qualifying rounds: finished 6th Finals: finished 6th 5th grade: Qualifying round: finished 8th Finals: Tied for 2nd place! (1st place only beat them by 1 point!) Keep up the great work Warriorbots! They will be competing next weekend at Selma.
Brantley is our "Caught Card" winner from last week. Brantley was caught being awesome by Mrs. Osgood. Here is what Mrs. Osgood had to say. "When going over homework from the previous day, Brantley asked to go to the hallway so he wouldn't hear the answers because he was absent and hadn't done the homework yet." Talk about some amazing integrity!! Brantley won a free DQ Blizzard. Thanks again DQ for donating to our Caught Card program. Brantley, we truly appreciate your willingness to do the right thing! We are proud of you!
We need to catch up on our "Caught Card" winner's from this month! Two weeks ago, we pulled 2 caught card winners since we missed the Friday before due to a snow day. Our first winner was Eelynn! She was caught being awesome by Mrs. Brandenburg. Eelynn took it upon herself to help organize the recess equipment. Thank you Eelynn for taking pride in our school and keeping our indoor recess equipment in great working order! She won a free personal pan pizza from Pizza Hut. Enjoy your pizza Eelynn and thanks again to Pizza Hut for their donation to this program! Up next is MattieGrace. MattieGrace was caught being awesome by Mrs. Johns. "MattieGrace overheard a student talking about how busy their evening was going to be and volunteered to give them a homework pass she had earned to help lighten their load!" What an awesome act of kindness! MattieGrace won a gift certificate to El Carreton. Thanks again to El Carreton for their donation and continued support of our school. MattieGrace, we truly appreciate your thoughtfulness and genuine care for others. Enjoy your meal! Keep up the great work, Eelynn and MattieGrace! We are proud of you!
Congratulations to last week's PRIDE Award winners! Keep up the great work Warriors!
Here are our PRIDE Award winners for the last 2 weeks. Keep up the great work Warriors! We are proud of you!!
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This week wrapped our caught card winners for the 1st semester of school. We had 2 "big" drawings this week! Our first drawing was for a 2nd quarter prize. The other drawing was for the 1st semester prize (we added all the caught cards from quarter 1 back into the bin). Caroline is your 2nd quarter caught card winner. Caroline was caught "helping clean up the lunch cards that Mrs. Hersberger accidentally dropped on the floor". Caroline won 25 Pride Punch Cards. Caroline can use these to shop in our Willard PRIDE Store. Thanks for being awesome Caroline. Up next is your 2nd semester caught card winner, Charleigh! Charleigh was caught "helping another student (who was absent the previous day) catch up on missing work in their reading notebook." Charleigh won a $25 gift card to Walmart. Thanks for being awesome, Charleigh! Caroline and Charleigh, please know that your kindness does not go unnoticed! We truly appreciate your willingness to help your Willard Family members in need! We are so proud of you both!!
Congratulations to our first group of PRIDE Award winners for this semester. We are proud of you! Keep up the great work!
Congratulations to these hard working students for making the 2nd 9 Weeks Honor Roll! Keep up the great work, Warriors!
Here are the last 2 Week's Caught Winners! Alesia was caught being awesome by Mrs. Fraze. "Alesia is always picking trash up off the floor, and cleaning other students' messes without being asked." Alesia won a gift card that was donated by El Carreton. We appreciate the continued support from El Carreton and their willingness to help us celebrate our students! Keep up the great work Alesia! Next up is Josh! Josh was caught being awesome by Mrs. Buffenbarger. "Josh helped another student with his homework when the other student was struggling." We appreciate your kindness and care for your fellow classmates and Willard Family members! Josh won a free blizzard from Dairy Queen. Thanks again for your support of our students, DQ! Enjoy your ice cream, Josh!
Here are the last 2 week's PRIDE Award winners. Keep up the great work Warriors!
REMINDER: The Willard Elementary Eight Days of Christmas Dress Up starts tomorrow! Please see the graphic below for more details! Go Warriors!
Please join us for our winter music program titled "Night of Light" tonight (12/5) at the WCHS Auditorium. The Willard program will start at 7:00 p.m. Please see the graphic below for reminders including arrival times, staging locations, and more. We look forward to celebrating all of the hard work your students have put in this semester!
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Congratulations to this week's PRIDE Award winners! These students have been outstanding in exhibiting our PRIDE characteristics this week. As a reminder those characteristics are Persistence, Respectfulness, Initiative, Dependability, and Efficiency. Great work Warriors!
Congratulations to Mrs. Osgood on being this year's Willard PTC Grand Turkey!
Kaiden is our newest caught card winner! Kaiden was caught by Mrs. Johns. Kaiden helped clean up paper towels that were thrown all over the floor. Thanks for taking pride in our school and taking the initiative to help out when needed. We are proud of you, Kaiden! Kaiden will be enjoying free breadsticks, compliments of Chicagos Pizza. Thanks again for supporting our students!
Here are our PRIDE Award winners from last week! Keep up the great work Warriors!
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