Parents of current 4th-8th graders: Interested in having your student attend a hands-on science trip to Florida in 2023? Come to the Parents Meeting on Tuesday, May 17th at 6:00 p.m. in room #221 of Bakken Elementary to find out more! For more information, visit https://worldstrides.com/itineraries/florida-splash-into-science/ or contact Meghan Clark at email@example.com.
Student Announcements 5/16-5/20
How much sleep should your child be getting? Learn this and more about healthy sleep in this week's Partners in Health article, "Sleep is a Superpower for Super Days." https://www.chistalexiushealth.org/health-information/health-topics/sleep-superpower-super-days
Kindergarten Screening: We are having a Spring Session of Kindergarten Screening this year on May 17th, 18th, & 19th. Schools will contact the parents of upcoming kindergarten students who have already registered for school.
Student announcements 5/9-5/13
Please RSVP for coffee with the coyotes using the following link by 5/13/22! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdG1EeEyBTaS_gzKBnIvRblH1706e7MIh7tKLmJJndgI1wM6Q/viewform?usp=sf_link
As Teacher Appreciation Week comes to an end, we want to say THANK YOU to all of our AMAZING teachers in the district. They say it takes special people to do the jobs that you do, and we couldn't agree more. We appreciate all of your hard work and dedication to our students.
Student announcements 5/2-5/6
The SEL word for May is Grit - I can, I will. Let's all show some grit as we finish the school year strong!
WMS 8th grade recognition will take place on May 26 at 10:30. The program will take place on the green space outside by the main office pending all the snow being gone!
Student announcements 4/26-4/29
An update from Lori Olson, Interim Superintendent: Lewis & Clark, Rickard, Hagan, McVay, Wilkinson, Bakken, ASB Innovation Academy, WMS, Del Easton, and WHS: School will be back in session tomorrow, April 26th. Round Prairie and Garden Valley: These schools will remain closed until electricity has been restored. We will continue to update parents daily. Missouri Ridge: Currently, there is no electricity, but power companies are working right now to get it up and running. We will update you as soon as we hear from the power company. Thank you for your understanding during this, and we look forward to having everyone back in class soon!
A message from Lori Olson, Interim Superintendent: Due to the many impacts of this recent snowstorm, we will be cancelling school for Monday, April 25, 2022. All buildings will be closed this day, and only our maintenance staff will be working during this emergency. Currently, electricity is down in all our buildings with no estimate of when it will be restored. The City of Williston has also informed us that they will not begin clearing school routes until Monday morning at the earliest. We will continue to monitor these situations and will let you know on Monday if school will be impacted again on Tuesday.
NDSA testing is next week! Please make sure your student is well rested and has a good breakfast. WMS serves breakfast every school day from 7:30-8:00. Thank you for your support!
A message from Lori Olson, Interim Superintendent: It looks like Mother Nature is not done with us yet! The most recent forecast is projecting 12+ inches of snow through the weekend, and with that in mind, we will be keeping a close eye on the road conditions throughout town. We are planning on Monday being a regular school day, but if that changes, we will be notifying parents and staff Sunday evening.
GREAT NEWS! Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year is open for all new and returning students. For more information, please visit https://www.willistonschools.org/page/enrollment Reminder: Registrations must be submitted before the first day of school.
Student Announcements 4/19-4/22
Please keep these dates in mind when scheduling appointments. Please support your students by making sure they have a good breakfast and are well rested for testing. THANK YOU for the support!
Due to the current weather conditions, we will be dismissing all schools today, at 1:30 p.m. Buses will also run at 1:30 p.m. All athletic practices will be canceled today, 4/12/2022.
Good afternoon WBSD7 Parents, With the possibility of a winter storm approaching our area, we wanted to let you know that we are keeping a close eye on the weather. As of right now, we are planning on running school as scheduled on Tuesday, 4/12/2022. Buses are also scheduled to run as normal. There will be no school for Teacher In-Service on Wednesday, 4/13/2022, and Easter Break beginning Thursday, 4/14/2022, through Monday, 4/18/2022. Students will return to school on Tuesday, 4/19/2022. If the situation changes, we will update parents through email, text, and on our District Facebook page (www.facebook.com/wbsd7). Thank you, Lori Olson Interim Superintendent