Brian Ackerman
10 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
William Winsor Family Event Saturday, May 18th, 4:15pm McCoy Stadium, Private BBQ Event What: Private Winsor BBQ Event, Paw Sox Baseball Game followed by Fireworks show “Most Improved Student Night”(all students in attendance can walk in a parade through the outfield prior to the start of the game….name, grade and school will be announced), Green Tent Private BBQ Space (all you can eat: chicken, hot dogs, burgers, mac & cheese, potato salad and an Ice Cream Bar) Parking lot near tent is first come first served, and our group is invited to sit on the field to watch the fireworks show after the game. When: Saturday, May 18th, BBQ Starts at 4:15pm, Game Starts at 6:15pm Where: McCoy Stadium, 1 Columbus Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860 Cost: $15 adults / $10 kids (ages 12 and under), all of the above included, please return the portion below to Jennifer Ross at William Winsor by April, 12th with a cash or check (made payable to William Winsor PTO) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
12 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
As part of Reading Week, Winsor students held a vocabulary parade around our school today. We love seeing our students show off how many new, fun words they have learned.
12 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Our students were treated to a concert today by the Newport Jazz Band. Special thanks to Mrs. Preston for setting this up!
13 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
17 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please be reminded- Spring Picture Day is tomorrow.
19 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Seeking parent volunteers. As part of the Recess Rocks initiative, Winsor is seeking parents to join us at recess. If you have the time and availability between 11:30 and 1:00pm, please email Mr. Ackerman at backerman@smithfield-ps.org We will pick a training time soon. Thanks!
21 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
24 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Recess Rocks Update: Dawn Lavallee, our staff trainer, was at Winsor today to monitor our progress. Great news to report: our students are playing the new games and having tons of fun. Thanks to the many staff members that joined in the activities today.
26 days ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
SIT Meeting Wednesday, March 20th at 3:30pm. Please join us as we discuss the end of the 2019 school year and begin plans for the 2019-2020 school year.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please help Winsor! The Surveyworks window closes soon. Please take a few minutes and give us feedback here: https://surveys.panoramaed.com/ride/login The code was recently emailed. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please be reminded that Kindergarten registration for the 2019-2020 school year remains open. Please see the link below. Feel free to contact the main office at 949-2059 if you have any questions. Thanks. http://smithfieldri.apptegy.us/o/smithfield-public-schools/page/registering-a-new-student
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
We had an amazing concert last evening. Our students brought the house down. Way to go!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Music Concert Tonight! Please join us at the Smithfield High School auditorium at 5:30pm for an exciting evening.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Kindergarten registration remains open: Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020. Please click here to begin: http://smithfieldri.apptegy.us/o/smithfield-public-schools/page/registering-a-new-student
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
There is a Camp Fair on Saturday, March 23rd at GMS from 10:00-1:00pm. Please consider attending to find out about summer options: SATURDAY MARCH 23RD - 10AM-1PM • Meet & Greet: Enrichment, Sports, Day/Overnight Camp Staff • Kids can visit booths and participate in hands-on activities • Parents: Get all your camp questions answered! • Some camps will offer sign up discounts • Opportunities for kids ages 4-14, plus some summer job opportunities for teens!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please see our weekly update: www.smore.com/qtfbs-this-week-at-winsor
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
The Smithfield Education Foundation is seeking new members. Please consider attending the next meeting, scheduled for March 11th at 7:00pm in the high school media center.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
For Grade 5 Families- Please save the Date: Thursday, May 16th: Visit to GMS @ 6:30pm. More information coming soon.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
More Spring Into Health Day photos of our great students. A special shout out to our Grade 5 student leaders for helping our younger students.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Spring Into Health Day Update- Our students learning about good health, nutrition, and planting seeds.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Winsor You are cordially invited to attend... William Winsor Elementary School Spring Music Concerts Thursday, March 14th, 2019 Smithfield High School Auditorium Grades K, 1, and 2 at 5:30-6:15 p.m. Grades 5, 3, and 4 at 6:30-7:30 p.m. Please join us for a fantastic evening of music presented by all children in grades K through 5! *There will be an intermission from 6:15-6:30 p.m. *Children may wear their best spring clothes to the concert. (Please do not feel obligated to purchase new clothes for this event.) *Children will sit with their family in the audience until it is time for them to come up to perform. We ask that children please be seated with their family in the auditorium at the above listed times. *5th Grade Band Members will set up on the stage at 6:15 during intermission. Thank you so much for your cooperation! *Admission is free, however donations for the music program will be gladly accepted. Concert- March 14th
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Reminder: Spring Into Health Day is tomorrow! Students- please wear your colored T-shirt: Kindergarten: Blue (Blueberries) Grade 1: Yellow (Bananas) Grade 2- Red (Apples or Tomatoes) Grade 3- Orange (Oranges) Grade 4: Purple (Grapes or Mixed Color Carrots) Grade 5: Green (Snap Peas)
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
5th Grade Flava in action this afternoon. AWESOME job!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
There will be NO SCHOOL tomorrow, March 4th, due to the anticipated snow storm. All after-school activities are also cancelled. Stay safe!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Dr. Suess Birthday Celebration- Today, Grade 5 and students in Grades 1 & 2 read and created a craft to celebrate the legendary author's birthday.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
PLAY PRACTICE UPDATE: Vacation on Mars rehearsals will be held every Monday (until further notice) from 3-4:15. Please bring a snack and your script. If your child needs to leave early, please send a note. Thanks!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
We are always working to ensure our students meet their full potential. Please continue the conversation at home regarding what a Growth Mindset is and how we should always do our best- especially when academic tasks are challenging. We believe in our amazing students!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
The Little Mermaid is Coming! Smithfield High School Music Department proudly presents “The Little Mermaid” a beloved musical about a young mermaid longing for love & life above the sea. Friday, March 8th at 7 PM Saturday, March 9th at 7 PM & Sunday, March 10th at 2 PM Tickets are just $10 per person and are available at the door. Children under 4 are $5.00 There will be many raffle prizes to support the SHS Music Dept! Come and enjoy our talented Smithfield Music students! Thank you for your support!
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Winsor had a Growth Mindset Town Meeting today. Please talk to your child or children about this important event. Today, we recognized students that have persisted through challenging tasks this past month. We look forward to more recognition in the weeks ahead.
about 1 month ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
No PTO This Evening. A new date and time will be coming soon.
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Recess Rocks- Our team went for Day #2 of training. Some recess enhancements for our students are coming.
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Good Morning, Thank you to all of those 3rd, 4th, and 5th Graders that tried out for the play. You really impressed the directors! If you weren’t able to come, it’s not too late. Please come to the follow up audition on Feb. 25. Everyone that wants to be in the play should come, whether they attended the Feb 11 audition or not. Parts will be announced on March 1. Please bring your scripts. All practices are 3:10-4:15. If your child needs to leave early, please send a note so your child will be ready for you. Surveyworks is live. Please take a few minutes to provide feedback so that Winsor can continuously improve. Our family code was recently re-emailed to our families The link is here: ttps://surveys.panoramaed.com/RIDE/login Please click the link, enter the code provided, and answer the questions.
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Good Morning, Please be reminded that play auditions are today, beginning right after school. Families should pick up students at 4:15pm in the rear parking lot. Thanks!
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Hey kids in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades! Are you interested in being in a Winsor play? Do you like to speak, dance or perform in front of an audience? Auditions will be held on Feb. 11 from 3:10 to 4:15. Practices will be held on Mondays from Feb. 25- April. The play will be performed in April for students as well as families. The directors are 3 former Winsor students; Abby Trainor, Tori Richard, and Dana Lee Harrington. The Winsor staff will be assisting the directors during the audition and practices. Let’s go on a Vacation to Mars!
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Recess Rocks Training- Today, a team of educators from Winsor attended the Recess Rocks training in Pawtucket. This training will expand possibilities for more fun and social emotional growth at recess. Stay tuned- great things are coming!
2 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
No Typing Club today. We will resume club activities next Monday. Thanks.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please be reminded: 1. SIT meeting this afternoon- 3:30pm in the Winsor Library. Our focus will be a midyear review of our School Improvement Plan. 2. Typing Club for Wednesday, February 6th is cancelled. The club will resume meeting on Monday, February 11th.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Grade 4- NAEP Assessment on Wednesday. We look forward to our Grade 4 students taking the NAEP assessment on Wednesday. Please, if our families have a question regarding the assessment or the letter sent home a few weeks back, contact the school.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
This Week at Winsor. Find our update here: https://www.smore.com/0junw-this-week-at-winsor
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Students in Grade 1 are getting fit. During this month's instruction, all students are using our very own rock wall.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
School Improvement Team Reminder- Next Tuesday- February 5th in the library- 3:30-4:30pm Our agenda: 1. Update progress on School Improvement Plan. 2. Review Winsor's RIDE Report Card. 3. Surveyworks
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Grade 2- Creating Volcano Diagrams. Students applying what they have learned in Science.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please find The Week at Winsor newsletter here: https://www.smore.com/kg7e6-this-week-at-winsor
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Please take a few minutes to help our school become even better by completing the Surveyworks questionnaire, found here: https://surveys.panoramaed.com/ride/login The code for Winsor is in the email sent last week. If you need assistance, please email or call the school and we will make sure you have what you need.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
We want to remind all families that you can apply for free and reduced lunches at anytime during the school year, especially when there's a change in income. Please fill out a lunch application at, http://smithfieldri.apptegy.us/o/smithfield-public-schools/browse/36683
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Spelling Bee Winners Congratulations to our Spelling Bee class winners! Our school bee will be held Friday, January 25th at 9:30am at Winsor. The winner and runner up will participate in the district bee in February.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
SMITHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Smithfield Public Schools will be on a one hour delay for Tuesday, January 22, 2018 due to prepare for icy conditions around our schools. 12 month employees should report on time.
3 months ago, SMITHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Brian Ackerman
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
See our news section for details about the STEM trip to the Patriots Hall of Fame
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Grade 5: Project Based Learning Our 5th Grade students have produced and displayed projects around the school. These projects incorporate multiple content areas and bring a positive sense of community to the school.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
PTO Meeting: Please join us at 7:00pm on Wednesday, January 16th for our monthly PTO meeting in the cafeteria. Thanks!
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Last Call for Acts for Winsor's Got Talent! This year's production is shaping up to be amazing! So far we have dancers, singers, drummers, comedians, scientists and more(!) that are getting their acts ready for a fun filled night on Friday, February 1st. (Remember - dress rehearsal is scheduled for Wednesday, January 30th at GMS 5:00-8:00pm) Is your child still debating if they want to show off their talent? We are extending the deadline for registration to Monday, January 14th to allow the students another weekend to think about it... Also, we have a number of group acts with only partial registration (some of the members of the act have not yet sent in their registration form). Remember that there is a $5 fee per performer, so please get those registration forms in by Monday, January 14th!
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
The This Week at Winsor newsletter for 1/11/19 is here!: https://www.smore.com/d2bsu
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
SIT Meeting on February 5th at 3:30pm. Please join us as we will discuss our progress towards completion of the 2018-2019 School Improvement Plan. It is hard to believe but our school year is almost halfway over; a great time to do a progress check.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020 school year opens soon. Please click here to begin: http://smithfieldri.apptegy.us/o/smithfield-public-schools/page/registering-a-new-student
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Every morning, students at Winsor gather to begin the day as a community of learners. We do this to pay respect to our nation, our school, and our community. Part of the Winsor pledge entails students promising to do their best. This sets the stage for a great day of learning.
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
The Smithfield Education Foundation is hosting an ‘Open House’ Meeting on Monday, January 14, 2019, at 4pm in the Smithfield High School Media Center. Come learn about the Smithfield Education Foundation’s mission and how we support the Smithfield Public Schools by awarding grants to teachers. The Smithfield Education Foundation is looking for new volunteers. If you are interested but cannot attend, please contact us at smithfieldedfoundation@gmail.com. We hope to see you on January 14th!
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Celebrating Success in 3T
3 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Collins Writing Approach- A research based approach that ensures our students are fluent writers. Ask your child or children about what a Focus Correction Area (FCA) is!
4 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Students are back and ready for more fun and learning in 2019.
4 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Enjoy the Holiday Break
4 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Thank You- Holiday Shop Volunteers! Our students had an amazing two days.
4 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Substitute Teacher/Paraprofessional Opportunity on December 17th at 1:00pm. Please join us for more information.
4 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
School Improvement Team (SIT) meeting next Thursday- December 13th at 3:30pm in the library. Join us!
5 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Parent Teacher Conferences- This Thursday. We hope to see you then.
5 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Thank You PTO! Our pottery painting last Friday night was a tremendous success. Students had a great time
5 months ago, Brian Ackerman
Brian Ackerman
Welcome to our new site. We hope that this new portal will be a great way to connect with our community.
5 months ago, Brian Ackerman