District Newsletters

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

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  • We are ALL WDMCS: 2022-23 Newsletters

    • Sept. 9, 2022: New digital backpack, Homecoming Week, RISE mural reception recap, and more.
    • Aug. 26, 2022: Back-to-school photos, Tiger Gala, COVID-19 guidelines, bus safety reminders, and more. 
    • Aug. 5, 2022: Welcome back message from Superintendent Adams, back-to-school events, new DEI executive director announced, and more.
  • We are ALL WDMCS: 2021-22 Newsletters

    • May 27, 2022 — Summer opportunities, enroll for 2022-23, summer meals, and more.
    • May 6, 2022 —  New superintendent announcement, staff recognition, new library rules, Preschool Palooza, and more.
    • April 1, 2022 — Impact of Art, ISASP testing, superintendent search updates, staff recognition, and more. 
    • March 4, 2022 — Return-to-Learn plan, superintendent search updates, Mental Health matters event, and more.
    • Feb. 11, 2022 — vaccine availability, Black History Month videos, sub spotlight, and more.
    • Jan. 14, 2022 — Return-to-Learn plan updates, health reminders, 2022-23 calendar, and more. 
    • Nov. 23, 2021 — Video message from Supt. Remy, 2022-23 calendar, COVID-19 updates, & more.
    • Nov. 5, 2021 — School board election results, weekend fun with football playoffs and school plays, COVID-19 updates, and more.
    • Oct. 19, 2021 — Weather notice test, plan for "snow days", LGBTQIA+ students family groups, National Principals' Month  
    • Sept. 24, 2021 — Homecoming, community updates, equity info., and more. 
    • Aug. 27, 2021 — COVID-19 safety plans and resources, first day of school photos, Valley football season opener details, and more.
    • Aug. 6, 2021 — New administrators, COVID-19 update, back-to-school events, and more.
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