New Student Registration

15 07 2013

I hope you all are enjoying your summer.  We currently are holding new student registration on July 30th and July 31st from 8:00 to 3:00 pm.  If you have a child going into kindergarten, please make sure to bring in the following items:

*  Birth Certificate

*  Proof of Residence

*  Shot Records

If you would like to call and make an appointment to register your child, please call 742-2597.  Appointments will not me made before July 30th.  Thank you and see you soon!


Willard North End of the Year News

16 05 2013

We are rolling into the end of they year at full speed!  I have more information on up and coming events as well as end of the year activities.

SCHOOLWIDE EVENTS FOR WEDNESDAY 22ND:  In the morning beginning at 9:00 in the cafeteria, we will be having a “short” assembly to recognize end of the year awards.  This will not be a full blown Super Tiger Celebration.  We will be recognizing the following:

*  Perfect Attendance will be handed out on the last day to students in their classrooms.

AT 2:30 we will gather again in the cafeteria and have our school-wide Talent Show.  It will be a 45 minute celebration.

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL:  The last day of school will be Friday, May 24th.  We will be dismissing at 12:30 on that day.

Please make sure to pay all fines and fees in order to receive your child’s report card. 

All items from Lost and Found will be donated at the end of the school year if not claimed.

End of the Year Events

1 05 2013

Willard North is hopping with some great end of the year activities:

SUMMER SCHOOL:  May 3rd is the last day to sign up for summer school.  Forms will not be accepted after Friday.

PRINCIPAL VS. PRINCIPAL:  We are racing to count our boxtops to see which principal will end up doing the challenge during Field Day.  Principal’s challenge will occur between 11:30-12:30 on that day!

FIELD DAY:  Will be on May 10th.  Grades 2-4 will be participating in the morning from 9:30-11:30am.  Grades K-1 will be participating from 12:30-2:15pm.

MAP REWARD:  3rd and 4th grade students will be going bowling for their MAP reward this year.

CELEBRATION OF LEARNING:  Celebration of learning is coming!!!  We are having a Suess carnival equipped with a bounce house, and lots of Dr. Seuss games!!!  All activities will be held outside.  Art Show, Book Fair, and DJ and music will be inside the school.  If the weather will not cooperate,  all activities will be moved indoors.  Come and join the fun.  Only expense will be concessions provided by PTO.  Bookfair will also be available on that night.

DISTRICT ART SHOW:  The elementaries will be having a district art show at the High School auxillary gym 7:30am – 3:00pm, again at 6pm – 9pm


5/3                3rd and 4th grade walking field trip to high school (cancelled if it rains)

5/6-5/10     Bookfair in the library

5/7                MAP reward field trip

5/8                 Talent Show Try-Outs after school in the Music Room.  ALL students must have a permission slip turned in.

                        1st Grade Fieldtrip to Zoo

5/9                Celebration of Learning from 6-8pm

5/10             Field Day

                       District Art Show

5/13             PTO Meeting 6:30

5/16             Transition Day for 4th Grade

5/22            Super Tiger/Talent Show – Time to be announced

North News

26 04 2013

Willard North has been buzzing this week!  This is our first week of MAP testing for grades 3 and 4, and students have done a great job showing off what they have learned this year in Communication Arts.  Next Week 3rd and 4th grade students will be taking the Math portion of the MAP.

Last Friday, Kindergarten students had their first music performance at the high school theater.  They did a great job, and Mrs. Reed always does a fabulous job!!!  Thank you Mrs. Reed, staff, and kindergarten students.

We have a lot of events coming up in the near future.  Below is the list of activities for our students:

*  4/30 to 5/2 – MAP testing Math for students grades 3 and 4

*  5/3 to 5/10 – Book Fair

* 5/6 to 5/10 – Teacher Appreciation Week.

* 5/8 – Talent Show Tryouts

* 5/9 – Celebration of Learning 6-8 Willard North Elementary

* 5/10 -Field Day

Girls on the Run 5K 6:00 Boys and Girls Club Springfield

District Art Show

CELEBRATION OF LEARNING  is coming on May 9th from 6-8pm at Willard North!  Stay tuned for information to come in this!

Willard North News and Announcements

20 03 2013

We are back in full swing from Spring Break!!!  It was great to see all the students.  You could tell on Tuesday we were ALL trying to recover from sleeping last week!  🙂  We have many upcoming events and some changes to Super Tiger this month.

WED 3/20 – Fundraiser pick up from 3:00-6:00

FRI 3/22 – Family Movie Night 6:00 at Willard North Cafeteria

MON 3/25 – Super Tiger Ned Assembly

                         2nd Grade Music Program 6:30 High School

SUPER TIGER CELEBRATION: Our Super Tiger this month will be on a Monday at 1:45.  We will be having a Ned yoyo assembly as part of our program.

KINDERGARTEN SCREENING:  Is on April 18th.  We are taking appointments for Kindergarten screening.  If you have a child or know someone who has a child starting Kindergarten, please call the office at 742-2597 and set an appointment.


Read Across America starts March 1

27 02 2013

Willard North will be  celebrating Read Across America March 4th – 8th.  It is an exciting week for the school.  Below are a list of events we will be participating in:

MONDAY – Monday is Spring Picture Day.  Come to school wearing your best smile!

TUESDAY – Green Day!  Wear a little green or wear a lot, dress like a Grinch to be on top.

WEDNESDAY – Costumes for Community!  Dress like your favorite Storybook Character.  Bring a nickel or a lot.  Mr. Anderson will announce what what lucky group gets the pot.

THURSDAY – Crazy Sock Day!  Wear something crazy maybe funny, strange, or mismatched on your feet.  Show your wild and wacky feet in the school or on the street.

FRIDAY – Crazy Hair Day!  Make a crazy style on the top of your head or look like you just got out of bed.

Visit the website below for great ides for reading with your child:





No School Today 2/21

21 02 2013

There will be no school today due to weather.  Hopefully tomorrow! 🙂