Woodlawn Principal's Message

We are off to a fast start!  For myself, this was a fast, action filled week as we prepared, hosted locker set up and then welcomed our students back for the 2017-18 school...

Friday, August 11, 2017

August 11, 2017

Our parking lot is finished, the classrooms are ready, schedules have gone out, teachers have been getting their rooms ready, the PTO is working in the gym setting things up, al...

Woodlawn - We are back with the first of many Principal’s Blog entries for the 2017-18 school year!  I want you to note that it is says Principal’s Blog, so thi...

Friday, June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017

The final blog of 2017 is here!  I am always amazed at how quickly a school year goes by and this year is no exception to that rule. Thank you to all of the Woodlawn parent...

Friday, May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017

Welcome to the second-to-the-last blog of the school year.  Ms. Kennedy (who will officially be Mrs. Bird next year) and I talked with the 6th & 7th graders about finis...

Friday, May 19, 2017

May 19, 2017

We are moving toward the end of the school year and still getting a lot of school work done.  I am seeing great presentations and watching groups put together videos and ...

Friday, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017

This week was an absolute blur.  The days are flying by and the students are very comfortable, sometimes too comfortable in their decision making.  I like when thing...

Friday, May 5, 2017

May 5, 2017

The first Friday in May is here as we steamroll toward the end of the year.  It is also Cinco De Mayo, which contrary to popular belief, is not the celebration of Mexico&...

Friday, April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017

If you can believe it, the end of April is here and there is only one full month of school left.  The end of the school year is always a little bittersweet, but this year...

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Friday, April 21, 2017

April 21, 2017

Sometimes weeks are just long.  I had a bunch of nighttime activities this week and now I am simply tired out!  With that being said, the good times are not over wit...

Friday, April 14, 2017

April 14, 2017

Even though there is no school today, through the magic of the internet, you still have access to the Principal’s Blog. I hope that everyone has a great 3 day weekend. I...

Friday, April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017

We are back and ready for the home stretch of the school year.  With many things left to accomplish, we are going to keep the pedal to the metal and have a strong April a...

Friday, March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017

Spring Break!  Deep sigh and a time to recharge.  There is a lot of information this week so take it all in and let me know if you have any questions.  Dental...

Friday, March 17, 2017

March 17, 2017

Our Woodlawn Spring Fling is here which means our Spring Break is only one week away!  I am excited and nervous about that at the same time.  When we return from bre...

Friday, March 10, 2017

March 10, 2017

This has been a weird week.  Off Monday, conferences Thursday night & Friday, and now it is the weekend.  Check out the blog this week for some interesting infor...

Friday, March 3, 2017

March 3, 2017

Happy Friday!  Although your student was off of school today, Woodlawn and all D96 teachers were collaborating with Stevenson High School consortium teachers within their...

Friday, February 24, 2017

February 24, 2017

The last blog in February is here and our school year is coming down to the last 3 months.  I am very pleased with the positive energy our students have been bringing to ...

Friday, February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017

President’s Day Weekend is here!  This Monday, February 20th there is no school.  I hope that everyone is able to take advantage of this 3 day weekend and from...

Long week, fast week, short week, slow week, who knows anymore?  In my eyes, they are all fast weeks.  Having been in a bunch of classrooms recently, I really wish t...

Friday, February 3, 2016

February 3, 2017

It is Super Bowl weekend and if you are anything like me, it is just a reason to get together with friends and have amazing appetizers. #1, #2,  #3. There is something fo...

Friday, January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017

Another week has flown by as we inch closer to the end of January.  There isn’t much new for the blog this week, so this is going to be a shorter blog post. &n...

Friday, January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017

Hello, hello, hello.... Is there anybody out there? I have asked the Woodlawn community for a few things lately and I am getting no feedback.  All is good.  When you...

Friday, January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017

Happy Friday!  Another week has quickly gone by and I have to say that this was a great week for myself.  I saw many acts of kindness and good deeds by our Woodlawn ...

Friday, January 6, 2017

January 6, 2017

Happy New Year everyone!  2017 is here and the students came back on Tuesday and brought their usual energy into the building.  Wednesday was a different story, they...