August 30, 2019 - Meet and Greet 8:15-8:45 a.m.
September 14, 2019 - Get Your Car Washed to Help the Class of 2020 (9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.)
Bring your car for a wash and support our fundraising efforts to have ALL the Class of 2020 go on their 8th Grade Spring Field Trip
$10.00 - Car
$15.00 - SUV
Curriculum NIght: September 25, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. (new families- school wide)
Curriculum Night: September 25, 2019 at 6:45 p.m. (returning families - Grade level curriculum - individual classrooms)
Progress Reports and NWEA BOY Results October 4, 2019 Progress Reports and NWEA Beginning of the Year Results were given to all the middle school students
Waters Pledge Drive: September 23 - October 11
Roosevelt High School Open House - October 26, 2019 9:30-11:30
Grow Community High School Fair - November 20, 2019 at Lakeview Highschool ( 4:30 p.m-6:30 p.m.)
Go CPS application has been extended to December 13, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
Scholastic Book Fair - December 6, 2019
MOY NWEA ASSESSMENT - 8th Grade December 10-12th
Documents Due September September
Forms and Fees
Due: September 23, 2019
Please sign and return all applicable documents and fees to your child’s teacher by September 24th. Forms were sent home with your child. Please sign and return all applicable all forms by September 24th
□ Student Code of Conduct
□ Media Consent Form
□ CPS Family Income Information Form
□ Student Fee and Form (soon to be sent home)
Office of Language and Cultural Information
□ Emergency Form
Health Care Provider Statement
□ Forms and Health Information for CPS Families located in booklet
Student Code of Conduct. Please sign the first page (student and parent) of the book and return page.
Student Fee Form ($100 per student, $250 per family). This fee helps pay for school-wide educational materials, such as textbooks, consumable workbooks, and technology supplies (like ink and toner)— materials that are not covered by our limited school budget. Please send the fee form and payment (cash/ check/money order, made out to Waters Elementary) with your eldest child. Include student name and room number for every student in your family and submit to the eldest child’s teacher. Please note the student fee is separate from the cost of classroom supplies that students are also asked to purchase. A fee waiver form is available in the office if you cannot afford the fee
E Pay System: Parents can use to pay for student fees, field trips-inclusive of Springfield and St. Louis ., graduation fees, early birds (child care before school program) and others.
Media Consent Form. Pictures of students may be used in our materials and websites. Please sign and return whether or not you allow the use your child’s picture (no names associated with pictures).
CPS Family Income Information Form. This form is used to obtain information about families’ incomes to determine how much school funding will come from the state and federal government. Waters School may receive additional funds from state and federal sources to support students from lowincome families.
Emergency Form. If you just registered this year at Waters, one was already completed at registration. You do not need to do this again. If your child is a returning student, you must complete this form.
Forms and Health Information for CPS Families (Booklet)
September 2019 8th Grade BOY Administration of NWEA (MAP) Assessment
Little Bid Night - September 20, 2019 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Pledge Drive September 23 - October 17, 2019
Picture Day September 25, 2019
Curriculum Night - September 25, 2019 ( 6:00 p.m. new families 6:45 returning families )
High School Informational Meeting - October 2, 2019
Student Medical Documentation due by October 15, 2019
Go CPS Deadline is December 13, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Cardboard Challenge -
Harvest Day -
Pumpkin Patch/Fun Day, Fall Harvest/Garden Clean Up, Halloween Parade,
Day of the Dead - Dia Los Muertos, Spirit Week
November 1, 2019 = Day of the Dead
November 2, 2019 Amundsen High School Open House -
December 2-7, 2019 - Scholastic Book Fair
December 7, 2019 Waters Craft Market- 10:00 a..m. to 3:00 p.m.
December 19-20, 2019 Holiday Show Performances
November 13, 2019– Parent Teacher Conference Day (12:00- 3:00 and 4:00- 6:00)
NWEA Assessment MOY Middle of the Year
December 13, 2019 Distribution of Progress Report
January 20, 2019 MLK Holiday No School
February 7, 2020 - Distribution of Report Cards and NWEA (MAP) Results
February 17, 2020 President's Day Holiday No School -
March 6, 2020 Distribution of Progress Reports
School Improvement Day ( No classes for students) November 8, 2019, January 31, 2020, April 17, 2020, June 17, 2020
April 22, 2020 Parent Teacher Conference (12:00 -3:00 and 4:00-6:00)
April 6-10 2020 Spring Break (No Classes)
April 13, 2020 - Classes Resume
St. Louis (8th Grade)
Springfield Trip (7th Grade)
May 22, 2020 - Distribution of Progress Reports
May 25, 2020 Memorial Day (No Classes)
NWEA EOY Assessment
8th Grade Luncheon
8th Grade Graduation