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  Welcome back to the Woodlawn Principal's Blog!  Can you believe that we are in the year 2019?  It was a fast and interesting week as we went right ba...

Winter Break! We have been working so hard this year and it is time for our longest break of the school year.  I want to wish everyone a safe break and if you are traveling...

We had a really good week here at Woodlawn.  The students were focused on their work and we are one week away from our Winter Break.  I am always amazed at how fast ou...

We had a great first week of December.  I have been doing a number of classroom observations and I have been blown away at the high levels of learning that is going on in o...

  Snow in November.  I mean a real snowstorm where we missed a day of school kind of storm.  Wow! Anyways, we had a really good week here at Woodlawn. Our ...

The last Friday before Thanksgiving is here!  Is this school year flying by or what? We are looking forward to conferences next week and seeing as many of our parents as po...

It was an interesting week here at Woodlawn with the students having Tuesday off and a half day today.  On both days, our teachers had intensive meetings with their job ali...

  November 2nd.  Let me say that again...It is November 2nd everyone!  Yikes. I cannot even think about how fast the next two months will go.  Instead...

  Happy last Friday of October!  If you can believe it, November is here next week.  Wow. Last night, Woodlawn hosted 285 students at our fall party and it...

  Happy Friday, October the 19th!  We have been in school for two months and we are rolling along.  Great things are happening in the classroom and we are ...

  If it is going to be this chilly out there, I will not be doing bus duty again until May!  I will make sure that Mrs. Garlick (Woodlawn AP) is out there freez...

  Friday leading into Columbus Day weekend and we had a really good week here at Woodlawn.  I have been having great conversations with our students related to ...

    Today is National Ask a Stupid Question Day!  I wonder how many people participated in this without even realizing it?  Maybe that was a qu...

Woodlawn Principal Blog 9/21/18

September 21, 2018

We started school in the middle of August and next week will be the last week of September. Today was our first PTO Special Lunch and it was great to have all of our PTO vol...

  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...