Weekly Announcements - February 1, 2019

Thanks to all of our WFM families who attended Bring Your Parents to School Day! 
We hope you learned a lot and enjoyed being your child’s student for a day!

Reminder:  Open Fridays- 2:30 to 3:00 p.m. - Friday, February 8
Full & Extended Day Primary
Lower Elementary
Upper Elementary

Please Join Us for Our Upcoming Parent Coffees

Thursday, February 7, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m.
Come and meet Ana De León, our new Director of Advancement 

Thursday, February 14, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m.
Positive Discipline, Part 2, Week 1 with Ms. Cristina
(pre-requisite: Positive Discipline, Part 1 series) 

Thursday, February 21, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. 
Positive Discipline, Part 2, Week 2 with Ms. Cristina
(pre-requisite: Positive Discipline, Part 1 series) 

We Invite Your Family to Attend Our Red Carpet Event:
Pink Tower Awards 2019
Friday, February 22, at 6:30 p.m.
Please 
click here to RSVP
Walk the Red Carpet! 
View the Video Contest Submissions!
Vote for Your Favorite Video!
Enjoy live performances by a variety of WFM students!
Applaud at the Awards Ceremony!
We hope you can join us!

Valentine's Day is coming up!
If your child chooses to bring Valentines, please make sure there is one for each child
in his or her class.  If your child does not read independently, please send unlabeled Valentines that may be distributed to all friends.   

Order your Scholastic Books!
See your child’s Friday Folder today or check the recent email for more information and a link to order!  

SchoolCues:  We encourage you to enroll in our New Communications App!

Follow these instructions or view our How-to video to Register your account 
1)  Go to http://www.SchoolCues.com and click on the button on the top right corner which says “Sign In / Sign Up.” If you are using the mobile version of the website, click the green button on the top right corner to find the “Sign In / Sign Up” button at the bottom.
2)  On the next page, click on the button “NEW USER SIGN UP”
3)  Enter the Invitation Code WFMCUES (case sensitive)
4)  Enter your e-mail address (the one you provided to the School as your contact information), create a password and confirm password
5)  Enter the verification code shown
6)  Accept the Terms and click on CREATE USER
 
Activate your account
After your account is created, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from no-reply@schoolcues.com with instructions to activate your account. Click on the link in the e-mail, this will activate your account.
 
You will then be able to login at http://www.schoolcues.com and on the downloaded mobile app on your smartphone. Your email address is your user ID. Please be sure to check your “PendingTasks” on the SchoolCues website to set up your family information that will appear in the School Directory Module.

As always, we are glad to have your family as part of our WFM community!

 Chris Viteznik, Admissions & Communications Director
Dave Potosnak, IT Manager
parents@waterfrontmontessori.com

Calendar Notes:

Sunday, February 3 – Super Bowl
Tuesday, February 5 – Chinese New Year
Thursday, February 7 – Parent Coffee, meet Ana DeLeón, Dir. of Advancement
Friday, February 8 – Open Fridayfor LE & UE
Wednesday, February 13, through Saturday, February 16 – MMUN
Thursday, February 14 – Parent Coffee, Positive Discipline, Part 2 (Part 1 required)
Friday, February 15 – School Closed for Faculty Planning Day
Monday, February 18 – School Closed for Presidents’ Day
Wednesday, February 20 – WFM High School Info Session for Gr. 7 Parents
Thursday, February 21 – Parent Coffee, Positive Discipline, Part 2 (Part 1 required)
Friday, February 22 – Pink Tower Awards 2019
Friday, March 1 – School Closed for NJMAC Conference
Monday & Tuesday, March 4 & 5 – School Closed for Parent-Teacher Conferences
Sunday, March 10 – Daylight Savings Time begins
Wednesday, March 13 – MS Field Trip to Brooklyn Museum
Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 29 – School closed for Spring break
Monday, April 1 – School resumes; Intensive rehearsals for Musical 
         begin in Upper School
Monday, April 1 through Friday, April 12 – Intensive rehearsals for Musical in
         Upper School
Saturday, April 6 – Parent Work Day for Musical
Saturday, April 13 – Musical Dress & Tech Rehearsals
Sunday, April 14 – Musical production, 2 shows
Monday, April 15 – School closed for Faculty Planning Day
Friday, April 19 – School closed for Good Friday; Passover begins
Sunday, April 21 – Easter
Monday, April 22 – Earth Day
Tuesday, April 23 – Ambassador Coffee for New School Families (tentative)
Tuesday, April 23 through Friday, April 26 – School pictures (portraits, candids 
         and class groups)

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