FALL PICTURE DAY
Mark your calendar! Picture Day is: Friday, Sep 16 Picture Day ID: UM446509Q0
Get more background choices for your student's school pictures by ordering online at mylifetouch.com today! Additional benefits of ordering online: • Customize your package with different portrait sheets • No need to send cash or flyer back to school • New MyFamily rewards program available online. Please submit your portrait order by Friday, September 16 for free shipping to school
2016 PTA Reflections Contest Information
Theme: What Is Your Story?
Entries Due: Friday, September 30th
Step 1: Print Entry Form found below. Fill it out completely and legibly.
Step 2: Print Artist Statement found below. Fill it out completely and legibly.
Step 3: Please read specific rules for your category and follow precisely.
Submit entry to the office by September 30th. Late or incorrect entries may be disqualified. Students may submit up to one entry in each category.
Links to Categories and Rules:
Official Rules for Participation: Click Here
Visual Arts: Click Here
Photography: Click Here
Music: Click Here
Literature: Click Here
Film: Click Here
Dance: Click Here
*There is also a Special Artists Division for students with disabilities: Click Here
For questions, please visit: Click Here
or contact Reflections Chair:
REQUIRED REFLECTIONS FORMS :
Entry Form:Click Here
Artist Statement Form:Click Here
DID YOU KNOW? - Important!
REMIND 101 is being replaced by a Weber School District notification system called MyConnect. Effective August 23rd, our school will no longer be sending text messages via Remind 101. Please take a moment today and join the list of MyConnect parents to begin or to continue receiving short reminders, updates, and other notifications from the office.
To receive texts:
- Text join @115parents (type a space between “join” and the @ symbol) to 385-313-TEXT (8398)
To receive emails:
SCHOOL LIBRARY NEWS
Book return policy has changed for lost books!
If your student has lost a book and pays
for it. You have 30 days to bring it back if found.
After 30 days the book is your!
PTA FUN RUN
The only PTA fundraiser this year will be the FUN RUN
Kick-off will be Wed. September 28th
Fun Run will be on October 7th
More information coming soon!
The money raised goes towards field trips,
technology, and other student activities.
Spanish Immersion News
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- Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.
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- does not cost any extra
- Offical title of our account is "PTA Utah Congress Freedom Elementary PTA, location Hooper UT" or search for Freedom Elementary (make sure it is Hooper, UT)
Freedom Elementary needs Volunteers
We are looking for a few individuals interested in being on our school's Community Council. Please join us at 4:00 pm in the school library.
SCHOOL LUNCH ACCOUNTS:
Our goal to bring all lunch accounts current continues. Please view your child's account balance by logging in or creating a portal account at https://myweber.wsd.net . If you find that your child has a negative balance, you may make your payment in the lunchroom, in the office, or online at https://myschoolfees.com.
Anyone with a continued negative balance may receive a phone call from their student, a notice sent home with the amount owed, and may also be subject to collection action. If you have questions or need further assistance please contact lunch manager, Lynette Howard immediately at 801-452-4110. Thank you.
As part of our ongoing efforts to ensure student safety at Freedom Elementary we are requiring identification for all visitors. Upon checking in at the office please be prepared to show photo identification.
Freedom Elementary Alerts:
We are also offering Freedom parents a way to receive instant notifications by text message. Please read the information below for further details and sign up to participate today.
Sign up via text or e-mail to receive the following information from the school:
*Emergency Information (school cancelled, delayed…)
*“Early Out” days, other than the normal E.O. Wednesdays
*“No School” days
To receive messages via text, text @freedomt to (801)679-4645. You can opt-out of messages at any time by replying, “unsubscribe@freedomt”.
Or to receive messages via email, send an e-mail to . To unsubscribe, reply with ‘unsubscribe’ in the subject line.
*Keep in mind these alerts will ONLY be sent for the events listed above and you will be unable to reply to these messages. Please refer to the Freedom website calendar regularly (http://freedom.wsd.net ), as this is not a substitute for calendar information but is meant to serve only as a reminder.
“NO PETS ON CAMPUS”
Parking Lot Procedures:
As we start the school year we wanted to provide an important safety reminder on Parking Lot Procedures.
Please follow these important rules, while picking and dropping off your precious children at Freedom.
Loading Zone : Curbside loading and unloading only, no parking/leaving vehicle, please pull forward
Driving Through Lane :NOT for pick-up or drop-off, but only for driving through the parking lot
Students must always be accompanied by an adult when walking across
the street or parking lot
Red Zones are fire lane and tow away zones
Bus zones : Are for buses and school approved daycare providers only
Thanks for helping us keep our students safe!
Freedom EL Final Report 2013-2014 click here
PARENT/GUARDIAN* RIGHTS NOTICE
*For the purposes of this form, parent includes legal guardian
AUTOMATED PHONE NOTIFICATIONS:
In the event of a school emergency or closure/delay, such as the one we had last week, the district automated calling system is designed to call only parents who are currently set up with a MyWeber portal account for their student(s). If you are not signed up yet, click on the link below to request an activation letter, needed for setting up your portal account.
(Other benefits of MyWeber is that it is your access to all things going on with your child at school! Instantly check for missing assignments, real-time attendance updates, current grades, and lunch account balances. MyWeber support helps you navigate and use all the technologies in the District.)
2016-2017 WSD Calendar