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responsibility shared by all: school, family, students, and community.
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where they may reach their full potential as responsible citizens.
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Welcome to John C Thomas Middle School
Home of the Warriors

PUBLIC NOTICE:
Surplus Property

The District has
surplus vehicles for sale.

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EMPLOYMENT

Icon: Contact Info for School Bus GarageSchool Bus Garage
360-849-6009


School Closures and Delays
Schools on Regular Schedule
Posted 9/5/2017 1:47:27 PM
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2017-2018 School Calendar

Icon: School Lunch Menu - What's for Lunch? This Month's
Lunch Menu & Prices

How to Qualify for
Free/Reduced
Priced Meals for
the 2017-2018 School Year


Late Start Thursdays
K-8 Doors Open: 9:05a
Grades K-8 Start: 9:30a

All Other Days K-8 starts at 8:30a
(Mon, Tues, Weds, Fri)

Middle School Bell Schedule

Not-to-Miss
Middle School Events


Right Arrow Image: Important Meeting Wahkiakum Elementary and Middle Schools, Cathlamet, WA Grades 6-8 Teacher Conferences
MS Gym
Mon, Nov 20, 12:00-5:30
Tues, Nov 21: 12:00-4:00p

K-12 Students
Early Release at 11:30a


MS Sports Schedules
Image: The Warriors at JC Thomas Middle School, Cathlamet, WA Girls' BB:
Thru Dec 1
Wrestling:
Thru Dec 16
Boys' BB: Practice starts Dec 11
Come out and
support the Warriors!


K-8 PTO
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K-8 PTO Needs You!
The PTO needs parents, community friends, and teachers help run activities and fundraisers in support of our kids.
To volunteer, contact PTO President Stephanie Johnson at
360-795-3261 or email her:
sjohnson@wahksd.k12.wa.us.

Looking for Childcare for
Late-Start Thursdays?

Contact the
St. James Family Center,
which is offering a special
$5/hour rate on Thursdays.

Upcoming District Events

Fri, Nov 17 and
Mon/Tues, Nov 20-21

K-12 Early Release at 11:30a
for Teacher Conferences


Regular School Board Meeting
Tuesday, November 21
5:30pm, HS Library

Happy Thanksgiving!
K-12 Early Release at 11:30a
on Wednesday, Nov 22

NO SCHOOL on
Thursday/Friday, Nov 23/24


Image: Wahkiakum Mules Winter Sports Season Mules and Warrior Sports News
Nov 28/29: 1st Basketball Games
Dec 2: 1st Wrestling Match
Check Out the
Winter Sports Schedules!


Missed Some Mules Games
or Other Events?

Visit NFHS Network OR
WHS Broadcasting Club's
Image: Logo for Wahkiakum High School Broadcasting Club YouTube Channel
for
MORE videos!

Photo: Wahkiakum High School Yearbooks Now on Sale
On Sale!
2011-2016 WHS Annuals
2016 WHS Graduation DVD

Click for Details on
Annuals and DVDs


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Photo: View of the Entrance to the John C Thomas Middle School, Cathlamet, WA

John C Thomas Middle School serves 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students in Wahkiakum County and is located on a bluff in Cathlamet, Washington, overlooking the Lower Columbia River.

The Latest News
from Our Principal, Nikki Reese

Grades 6-8 1st Quarter Conferences: Mon/Tues, Nov 20-21

Teacher Conferences for Middle School will be in the afternoons, Mon/Tues, Nov 20-21.

ALL Grades K-12 will have EARLY RELEASE at 11:30a on Friday, Nov 17 and Mon-Weds, Nov 20-22.

September/2017 Newsletter

Middle School Supplies List

Logo Image: Skyward Family and Student Access - Wahkiakum School District, Cathlamet, WA Skyward Family Access

Skyward Family and Student Access is a program which allows parents and students to check the student's grades, attendance, and lunch account from home on their computer or via a smartphone app. Parents are also be able to see if their child has missing assignments and can email their teachers.

If you haven't signed up for Family Access, please come by the office and get a sign up form. It only takes a minute to give you and your student access.

Our Amazing School Garden

Image: Elementary School Garden Entry Gate - Wahkiakum School District, Cathlamet, WA The Wahkiakum School Garden, started on Earth Day 2014, provides K-5 students the opportunity every week to learn about how to grow fruits and vegetables from seed to harvest. The garden program includes lessons in composting and recycling, as well as lessons in nutrition and making healthy food choices. These activities integrate Common Core and Next Gen Science Standards and include literature, art, and social studies.

We welcome new volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering, please call Robin Westphall at 707-672-5609 or e-mail her at rwestphall@wahksd.k12.wa.us

Annual events include the ever-popular Harvest Festival in October and the Mother's Day Plant Sale in May. We look forward to adding additional family activities this spring.

The Garden staff is comprised of a former Dept of Health Americorps member, a Master Gardener/Composter, a WSU Nutrition Educator, and a retired classroom teacher. Community support and sponsors include: Cathlamet Building Materials, Wahkiakum County Dept. of Health, Anderson Shake, Bank of the Pacific, Willapa Hills Audubon Society, Wal-Mart (Longview), WSU Extension, and Lower Columbia School Gardens.

On-Going Middle School Fundraisers

Image: Fred Meyer Community Rewards Fundraiser Supports the J A Wendt Elementary PTO The Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program

The PTO invites families to sign up for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to the J A Wendt Elementary School.

It's easy, no cost to you, and it gives big returns for our students every time you shop and use your Fred Meyer Rewards Card! Just search for us by name or by our nonprofit number (89878) at the Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program Website.

Don't have a Rewards Card? Click to learn more about the Fred Meyer Rewards Card, then sign up at the Customer Service Desk at any Fred Meyer store.

Image: Boxtops for Education Fundraisers, Sponsored by the J A Wendt Elementary PTO Boxtops for Education and Campbell's Soup Labels

We are continuing to collect Boxtops for Education. We no longer collect ink cartridges. We are grateful to those of you who send in these items as they help with purchases for "extra" items that we might not otherwise have. This school year, we have set a lofty goal of collecting over 10,000 boxtops.

St. James Family Center continues to gather Campbell's Soup labels, so please send yours their way.

Giving Action Plan (GAP) Program
Do You Know a Family in Need?

Image: Get out the word about the GAP Program for families in need of food in our community Do you know of a family who is experiencing "food insecurity"? WSD is offering the GAP Program to assist children in grades K-12 in these families.

Download and print the GAP Program survey to learn more about this program or to request assistance for your family.