Woodlawn Principal's Message

  Happy Friday!  This was a really quick week that ended with our PTO parents handing out the dessert day treats to our students!  Whenever the topic of de...

  We are getting into the swing of things here at Woodlawn!  The students are feeling comfortable and our students are working hard in the classroom.  Socc...

  Happy Labor Day weekend!  Many of the items in my blog today are recapping the week that was here at Woodlawn.  A couple of new and interesting things ar...

  The first full of school is in the books!  It is fun to see how quickly the students get into a routine and get back to the business of school.  I am loo...

  It has been a great start to our school year!  The students are finding their way around the building, getting to know their teachers and each other, and goin...

  Sorry for the delay on getting the blog out today.  Woodlawn lost power at 1:30p.m. so I am cranking this out from home!  I am so excited to get our scho...

  Woodlawn!  Let’s gooooooo!  Do me a favor, call your middle school student into the room and tell them, “I have just received the first Princ...

The school year has officially over! It was a great school year and I am so proud of the work we did as an entire school community. Thank you to everyone for supporting Woo...

This was the last day of school for our 8th graders!  They were treated to a wonderful breakfast, DJ and snow cones on this warm May morning. Thank you to all of our 8th gr...

One more week for our 8th graders. I have enjoyed this group of students and I know that they will be successful in high school. There has been so much happening aroun...

We are in the homestretch of the school year. I have never been a countdown person so I have no idea how many school days are left.  Instead, after today there will only be...

Another good week here at Woodlawn as we are into the month of May. The students had a touch of spring fever, so we were able to get outside a few times and enjoy the warm ...

This week really seemed fast!  We had 3 track meets here at Woodlawn which is one of the perks of having the nicest track in the area, everyone comes to us!  Just a co...

Pizza Problem 2018 We interrupt the Friday Principal’s Blog to bring you the latest pizza mishap from Woodlawn Middle School.  There was a mix up with our...

  Another great week here at Woodlawn!  As we come down the home stretch, I am really going to miss this group of 8th grade students.  They are fun, mature...

  We are back from break and ready to finish the year strong here at Woodlawn.  It is amazing to see how much the students have grown physically & emotional...

  Spring Break is here!  I know that there are a lot of people who aren’t reading my blog today because they have already headed out of town.  For th...

  This 8th grade class is awesome!  I was able to spend time in some of the rooms yesterday as our students were introduced to a Social Emotional Learning (SEL)...

  Student led conferences were a huge success.  I like to tease the students as they enter the building, asking them if they are nervous about what their parent...

  Friday is here and we had a really good week here at Woodlawn.  I am very happy with the students (all grade levels) and all of the work that they are doing b...

  We had the Illinois Secretary of State, Mr. Jesse White and his tumblers here today.  Our students were treated to a short assembly and some words of encourag...

  Friday is here and our students were able to enjoy Spirit Week here at Woodlawn!  Today was one of our favorite days as students were able to wear their PJ&rs...

  Just a couple of items today.  I hope everyone gets to enjoy the bonus 3 day weekend.  Our students will enjoy the dessert day that was scheduled for tod...

  It has been a week here at Woodlawn.  Just a few things on the docket, so let’s get to them.   Visit the PTO Blog Quiz Question   ...

  Another good week here at Woodlawn!  Our 8th grade parents received information from Stevenson at Simplifying Stevenson and there was a very positive meeting ...