What’s new at John Wetten?

imagesOpen House for Parents
Join us Thursday, September 25, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. to meet your child’s teacher and find out more about John Wetten School.

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September is Attendance Awareness Month

JWE parents and families! Please do your part in helping our students get to school on time, every day. Establishing good morning and night time routines is just one way to set your student up for success. If you are in need of help in getting your child to school on time, every day, please don’t hesitate to contact Vice Principal Mr. Applebee or School Counselor Mrs. Winfrey.

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Screen-shot-2010-12-14-at-9.37.23-AMThe Parent Power Class will be offered at John Wetten from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday nights, October  7, 14, 21, and 28.  Free childcare will be provided. To register, visit www.lastingrelationships.org or call 503-546-6377.

Participants will improve family communication, boost student motivation, and learn discipline strategies that really work.
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chinese_cultureGladstone schools add K-8 Chinese program
This year, Gladstone Schools will offer instruction in Chinese language and culture to students in grades K-8. Elementary and middle school students will learn Mandarin, while exploring Chinese culture, art, literature, foods, and music.
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education_technology1Apply by September 26 for the district Technology Planning Team
Help chart the course for technology use in Gladstone schools over the next decade. Parents, community members, and employees are invited to apply to join the Technology Planning Team, which meets 8 Tuesday evenings from October to February. Find out more here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/GSDtech 
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community_ed-300x165Recreation guide offers fall classes
Want to explore a new interest this fall? Whether your interest is dance, martial arts, genealogy, Spanish, investing, or driver education, you’ll find affordable options for all ages in Gladstone’s fall recreation guide.

Registration is underway for children, teens, and adults. View the complete course schedule here. Register by calling 503.650.2570.
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Gladstonimagese Schools open to transfer students
Students who wish to transfer to Gladstone Schools from other schools can find out how the process works by visiting this siteTo transfer in, you must apply for and receive release from your home district.
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