October 24th - 27th, 2016
You are invited to participate in Red Ribbon Week to
celebrate our choice to be DRUG FREE!
(Please remember to follow the school dress code.)
Monday: Turn Your Back on Drugs!
Wear your shirt backwards
Tuesday: Sock it to Drugs!
Wear CRAZY socks
Wednesday: Our School Chooses to be Drug - Free!
Wear Freedom Elementary shirt
Thursday: Say "Peace Out" to Drugs!
Wear Peace Signs or Tie-Die
UTAH DUAL LANGUAGE IMMERSION SCHOOLS click here for map
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!
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- Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.
- AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
- Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com
- 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)
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