Middle School News
With so much in the media the last few days about a respiratory virus affecting kids in numerous states, including Ohio, we wanted to share some information about this virus with reminders about illness prevention.
There are students nominated each month by their teachers to be a Four Star General. They are chosen based on leadership skills, character skills, academic achievements, and many other attributes. You can view those students chosen at the School Newsletter at the left of the screen each month.
Do you like to sing and perform for people? Is so, this club is for you. You will meet during your exploratory periods in Room 102. They will have two performances throughout the year. The 5th graders will meet weekly on Thursday and Friday. The 6th graders will meet weekly on Monday and Wednesday. All students are welcome to participate.
A new application must be submitted before September 26 to continue the program. Students will be terminated from the program if an application has not been submiteed by that date and will be charged full price for brakfast and lunch. New applicants can submit a new application at any time.
The City of Wooster will be starting on a project to repair the concrete streets in the Edgewood Allotment neighborhood, which includes Taylor Avenue, Kinney Street, Imgard Street, McClure Street, and Mather Hill Drive. The work is planned to start the week of Labor Day and will take about 2 months to complete.
Come and get involved with Edgewood by joining the PTO and helping our school. The meetings start at 6:30pm and are held in the school library. Below are the meeting date. We hope to see you there!
Market Day is fundraising food cooperative, providing opportunities to raise money for schools by selling food products. Please take a look at all of the products they have to offer at https://www.marketday.com. Our deadline for paper orders is September 26 in the office, or online orders is October 1 at 11 pm.
Boys & Girls Club of Wooster After School Program begins on August 25. It is held at Edgewood Middle School from 3:15-7 pm. The students will be provided with homework help, recreation programs, and meal/snacks. The annual membership fee is $15. Scholarships are available.
An additional dose of Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis immunization) is recommended for 11 and 12 year olds and required, by law, for all students entering 7th grade. This proof is needed at or before Fall registration!!!