This is WDMCS Newsletters

Don’t miss out on all the important information for WDMCS families in our We are WDMCS newsletters.

We are ALL WDMCS

When the coronavirus pandemic impacted WDMCS, we temporarily transitioned our communication format to be for both families and staff.

  • July 10, 2020 – 2020-21 enrollment information, Hybrid Option 2 details, school supply lists, transportation registration, PTO mask orders.
  • July 2, 2020 – WDMCS Return-to-Learn Plan
  • June 29, 2020 – 2020-21 Enrollment Edition
  • June 5, 2020 – Valley baseball and softball season update, rules and regulations.
  • May 29, 2020 – Summer sports season, Happy Summer!, planning for 2020-21 parent survey, summer activities.
  • May 22, 2020 – WDMCS Nutrition update, WDMCS summer plans update, WDMCS technology update, June professional development opportunities for teachers.
  • May 15, 2020 – Valley Senior Honors Evening FAQ, new Clive Learning Academy director, Return-to-Learn plan update, WDMCS Transportation registration.
  • May 8, 2020 – Securly app, student item pick-up, 2020-21 school calendar, National Teacher Appreciation Week, required immunizations.
  • May 1, 2020 – Class of 2020 celebration, summer plans, yard signs, second semester grading, Return-to-Learn information.
  • April 24, 2020 – 2020-21 PK and Kindergarten enrollment, yard signs, employee pay update, nurses’ message.
  • April 17, 2020 – School canceled remainder of academic year, free online medical appointments, elementary pupil progress reports update, secondary grading updates, parking lot WiFi.
  • April 9, 2020 – Internet options for home, K-2 students receiving Chromebooks, why people are in WDMCS buildings, official continuous learning plan, spring athletics update, continued support for staff, nutrition updates with times, locations.
  • April 1, 2020 – Special video message from Superintendent Remy on continuous learning.
  • March 27, 2020 – Coronavirus Family FAQs and Staff FAQs, update from Superintendent Remy on virtual learning, technology needs survey, community resources, staff get creative with home workouts.
  • March 18, 2020 – Coronavirus Family FAQs, events canceled, support for WDMCS staff during time off, community resources, nutrition department providing meals.

This is WDMCS

  • March 9, 2020 – graduation rates, Valley Hall of Honor recipients, Golf in the Halls, staff recognition committee seeking donations, Coronavirus Heaelth Information video
  • Feb. 8, 2020 – Performance profiles released, Valley National Signing Day, athletic camps and clinics, Canvas parent tips, ParentQuest classes, Virtual Backpack
  • Jan. 11, 2020 – Golf in the Halls, Tiger Cubs preschool enrollment, WDMCS Community Connections event, how to check semester grades, ParentQuest classes.
  • Dec. 14, 2019 – Jordan Creek earns prestigious award, call for soccer equipment donations, Canvas podcast – parent FAQs, vaping at WDMCS – parent/student insights, Seal of Biliteracy.
  • Nov. 23, 2019 – cold, flu symptoms reminder, winter donations, Ryan Penning Iowa Safe Schools Educator, Valley teacher Brant Reif effective grading practices podcast.
  • Nov. 9, 2019 – ISASP testing results information, Valley volleyball state tournament, school board election results, official online store promotion, Canvas overview podcast
  • Oct. 22, 2019 – School board candidate profiles, Preschool Palozza promotion, weather notification testing, Valley play promotion, Valleyfest photos, Virtual Backpack
  • Oct. 5, 2019 –  kindergarten enrollment open,  Parent Quest classes, Canvas parent resources, WDMCS volunteer form, Valley Hall of Honor nominations open
  • Sept. 7, 2019 – Homecoming parade information, WDMCS smartphone app, Canvas resources, Effective Grading Practices resources, Coffee and Conversation for ESOL families, “Thank You Notes” program, Virtual Backpack
  • Aug. 9, 2019 – School starts Aug. 23 enrollment reminder, Allergy Aware stickers, Wellness Board policy review, elementary “Welcome Back” nights, official online store promotion