Last call for Spring Festival – See you there RAIN or SHINE!

Spring Festival is TOMORROW and we are so excited for all the fun to begin!  The event will happen RAIN or SHINE – so don’t let a few gray clouds keep you from joining in! A few final reminders: LAST CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS:  We have good coverage for setup, and the 2-3 & 3-4 shifts.  But we […]

Spring Festival: It’s GO Time! Final needs and reminders…

Thanks to everyone who has volunteered, donated, bought tickets, stuffed folders, wrapped baskets, and otherwise stepped up thus far to make Spring Fest a success! We’re almost there…See you Saturday! We’re getting down to the nitty gritty!  Here’s what we still need: CRITICAL NEED: VOLUNTEERS! There are still several booths with NO volunteers.  Please consider volunteering an hour […]

Spring Festival Update: Are you ‘ALL IN’ yet?

Thanks to those of you who have already signed up to volunteer and who have donated booth and basket items. We want to make this year’s Spring Festival the most successful yet! We still have a long way to go and only two weeks to do it! So if you haven’t gone “ALL IN” yet, please: VOLUNTEER! Only 73 […]

Calling All Yogis! Come practice with us at WBE, April 6th – 17th!

With STAAR test time approaching, we are so excited that YOGA will be offered to all our WBE students in Kinder – 5th grade, in their regular PE classes from April 6th – 17th.  Students will learn specific yoga-inspired techniques for managing stress and anxiety, maintaining focus, and building physical strength, balance, and flexibility. To make the experience as beneficial […]

Spring Fest is coming! 402 volunteer shifts posted. Get ’em while they’re hot!

Our Spring Festival is coming Saturday, April 11th and there are over 400 ‘day-of’ shifts to fill to pull-off our biggest annual FUNdraiser, so WE NEED YOUR HELP!  From Face Painting to selling Concessions, to manning the Human Hamster Ball – there is something fun for everyone! Please spread the word (community members and responsible teens are […]

PTA Board Nominations/Spring Festival is Coming!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY SPOTLIGHT: PTA Board Nominations/Spring Festival is Coming PTA Board Nominations:  It’s time to start thinking about who will lead our PTA in the 2015/16 school year. If you are interested in serving on the WBE PTA Board in 2015/16, or know of someone who might be interested, please let us know by emailing […]

Thanks! And a few needs this week…

Before I jump into current needs, I want to thank all the fantastic volunteers who helped make our Science Fair a big success!  Hats off especially to our very dedicated Science Fair chair Ruchi Messick, who brought us the mobile Planetarium – what a great addition! Ms. Prud’homme and our school IT specialist Autumn Hebert also […]

Science Fair Judges Needed!

Hello PTA members and volunteers! Just a final reminder that our Science Fair is tomorrow (Thursday, Jan 29th) and we would still LOVE some more volunteers to come help with judging.  We’re at about half our goal of 50 judges at present.  It’s a lot of fun and all the details are below. Here’s the […]

Spring Festival Planning Committee meets Jan 26th

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY SPOTLIGHT: Spring Festival Planning Committee This years Spring Festival is set for Saturday, April 11 from 2pm-6pm.  It seems far off, I know, but this is our BIGGEST ANNUAL FUNDRAISER and most visible PTA/community event. It is also a TON of FUN! Under the direction of our experienced Spring Festival Chairs, Sarah Marquez and […]

Be a Science Fair Judge: it’s Fun, Fast (and there’s free lunch!)

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY SPOTLIGHT: Science Fair!   The Wells Branch Elementary Science Fair is coming up on Thursday, January 29th from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. Participation in the Science Fair is encouraged for all students; projects are required of students in 3rd – 5th grades.  Students explore topics of their own choosing. In the process they learn how […]