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Upcoming Events
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12/30/2014
 
District Announcements
Chief Academic Officer of the NJDOE Visits the Wayne Township Learning Center
NJDOE Chief Academic Officer, Kimberly Harrington, recently visited the Wayne Township Learning Center's workshop, Applying ELA and Math PARCC Skills to Middle School Science and Social Studies. Ms.Harrington answered middle school teachers questions about PARCC testing and preparing our students for the statewide exam. She also commended the district for their proactive approach.  Read more.
Visit the Wayne Township Learning Center website.
S.T.A.R.S. Program
Students Teaching and Reaching Students (STARS) is now being implemented in all Wayne schools. Students in the program "buddy" with special needs classmates, helping promote acceptance and a sense of community. Click here to view the article which appeared in Wayne Today.  
School Announcements
GOVERNOR'S TEACHER OF THE YEAR
The Wayne Township School District participated in the Governor's Educator of the Year Program.  The staff and the community of GWMS submitted nominations that identified an educational professional and a classroom teacher to represent our school.  CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. Denise Schlachter (6th grade Guidance Counselor) and Mr. Randy Andre (Technical Education Teacher) for winning this honorable and well deserved award!
 
THE HOUR OF CODE
This month our students will be participating in The Hour of Code. They will learn what coding is, how to code, as well as how it applies to things in their daily lives such as video games, websites and apps.  Please click here to view a short video from President Obama.
 
COMMUNITY SERVICE CLUB - PAJAMA PROGRAM
The One Million Good Nights campaign is underway!  This campaign will allow the Pajama Program to essentially double its current capacity to distribute an additional one million new pajamas to families in need throughout the country.  Please join GW's Community Service Club in collecting NEW pajamas for all age groups until December 23rd. Here's an incentive - if 100 pairs of pajamas are donated, Mr. Leonard will allow one day for "suitable" pajama wear.
 
ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY!
Yearbooks are now on sale.  Please click here for your order form.  Payment will be paid directly to the Yearbook company and will only be sold until January 19, 2015.  You may use a credit card or mail them a personal check.  GWMS will not be accepting any form of payment.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Brown, our Yearbook Advisor.
 
ShopRite for My School
 Please Register, Shop & Earn for GWMS!
ShopRite will automatically credit earnings to GWMS if you register your Price Plus Card.
 
TAKE CHARGE OF EDUCATION
Please sign up your Target Red Card/Target debit or Visa Card to Help GW earn money for our school. Click here for more info.

Our School ID#74329

 
 
STOP & SHOP A+ SCHOOL REWARDS PROGRAM
Dear GWMS Familiies:
Welcome to the start of a new school year and a year of A+ School Rewards. Starting October 3, 2014 through March 19, 2015 GEORGE WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL will have the opportunity to earn cash through Stop & Shop A+ School Rewards Program.
For more information CLICK HERE.

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