WE ARE HONORED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE WOODROW PTA WAS ONE OF ONLY 25 ACROSS TEXAS TO RECEIVE THE TEXAS PTA PRESIDENT'S CHALLENGE AWARD. The award recognizes a PTA that has consistently met with the principal to set common goals, participated in the "back the future" campaign, hosted family engagement programs, and increased membership.
Join the Woodrow PTA today and help keep our momentum going to continue working for all our Woodrow students and staff.
PTA END-OF-YEAR CELEBRATION - SAVE THE DATE
MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND THE WOODDROW PTA END-OF-YEAR CELEBRATION ON MAY 10, 2021. Join us from 7-9 p.m. at the Filter Building for bites and refreshments as we celebrate the 2020-21 school year.
MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS VIRTUAL SYMPOSIUM
DALLAS ISD'S MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES DEPARTMENT IS HOSTING A MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS VIRTUAL SYMPOSIUM ON SATURDAY, MAY 1 FROM 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. Dallas ISD students, staff, parents and community members are invited to join virtually. Multiple presentations will be offered during each session and will cover topics such as ADHD, mindfulness, suicide prevention, bullying, coping with COVID, supporting transgender and gender-expansive youth, and how trauma impacts children. Get more information and register online. Or scan the QR code for the registration link.
HUGE SHOUT OUT TO FRESHMEN AND SOPHOMORES WHO TOOK THE STAAR EOC EXAMS THE LAST TWO WEEKS. If your student is in English I or II and missed the testing date, please contact our testing coordinator Mallory Mclaughlin for specific make-up information.
On Wednesday, we will host freshmen on campus for Biology and Algebra I STAAR support, a hot lunch, and afternoon activities. Teachers have communicated which students need to attend in person. There will be virtual opportunities for support.
CLASS OF 2022 MEETING
THERE WILL BE A JUNIOR CLASS MEETING ON THURSDAY, APRIL 29 FROM 6-7 P.M. The meeting will be hosted by our counselors and school administration to review how students in the Class of 2022 can set themselves up for success as they transition to senior year. Visit the PTA calendar for complete meeting information.
CLASS OF 2022 SHIRTS AND YARD SIGNS ARE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE THROUGH MAY 7. Senior spirit shirts are $20. Yard signs are $10, and embroidered unisex button down shirts are $20. Orders can be picked up June 4, 8 and 10. Rising seniors can wear Class of 2022 shirts the last week of school. Purchase your merchandise today! (Please note, this link is only active for rising seniors.)
MOTHER'S DAY FLOWER SALE
THE WOODROW DANCE DEPARTMENT BOOSTER CLUB PRESENTS A MOTHER'S DAY FLOWER SALE ON SATURDAY, MAY 8 FROM 2-5 P.M. Order and pay online and then pick up in the horseshoe outside Woodrow. Covid protocols will be in place. Flowers are available in small ($12), medium ($20), and large ($30) arrangements. Colors, size and height may vary based on availability.
MAY 3-7 IS TEACHER APPRECATION WEEK. Consider a note of appreciation to your student's teachers and support Woodrow by stocking our "Culture Cart" with items on the school's wish lists from Amazon and Walmart.
WEEKLY LUNCH AND LEARN
JOIN PRINCIPAL MORAN AND THE ADMIN TEAM FOR AN INFORMAL CHAT TO BRIEFLY DISCUSS SOME HOT TOPICS. We host a Lunch and Learn every Friday from 12:45-1:15 p.m. on Zoom. Check the PTA calendar each Friday for the Zoom link.
This was a tough week, yet I am constantly reminded the Woodrow community is incredible about coming together to support one another. Whether it be a grade level, team, program, or family, the group rallies to make sure all Wildcats are taken care of. These last two months are extremely important. Report cards will be mailed this week. As you monitor grades and attendance for your student, please continue to let teachers and counselors know how we can help. Thank you for partnering with us to make Woodrow the exemplary school for teaching and learning. Read on ...
REPORT CARDS ARE SET TO BE MAILED TUESDAY. Please continue to monitor PowerSchool and communicate with teachers as needed during this last marking period.