If you need childcare during the Holiday Break, please consider Western's Children's Enrichment Center. Learn More
Balanced Calendar Letter
Please take a moment to read this letter on the concept of a balanced calendar that is occuring across Jackson County.
Balanced Calendar Video
We hope you will take a few minutes to watch the video on the concept of a balanced calendar being discussed across Jackson County.
Parma Print Announcements
Thank you to everyone who purchased Raffle tickets. The winners are as follows:
$500.00 - John McAuliffe
$250.00 - Michelle Koszegi
$100.00 - DJ Heselschwerdt
Our top selling students were:
Maddilynn St Germain
Mr Greenslade's class won the class pizza party for the top selling class.
We will run another raffle drawing in the spring.
Pizza with the principal: (PWP) These students were chosen from the Nov. Parma Praise bucket to have pizza with Ms. Haney on Friday, Dec. 19th at 2:45pm: Leslie Kinder, Nick Bellos, Nick Keeler, Ron London, Cole Archer, Nolan Woodworth, Bobby Hicks, Zack Stoner, Makenzie Bail, Serena Fernandez, Teddy Fullerton, Gwen Groff, Ryder Cure-Spurbeck, Brandon Fetters, Jaidon Curtiss, Brennen Schnebelt, Doris Shaffer, Luke Collins, Jasmine Clemens, Zhi Scott, Nolan Durfey, Shelby Smith, Tobias Johnson, and Brock Allen-Swaenepoel,. Congratulation and keep up the good behavior.
December Prints and Calendar
If you did not receive a copy of the Parma Prints for December or the Calendar, please click here to view the Prints or view the calendar here.
Mr Wiley has graciously offered to hold open gym again this winter starting, Thursday, Dec 4th and every Thursday until March 26th, (when school is in session) from 6:00pm-7:30pm the Parma Elementary Gym will be open for any students and parents who currently attend Parma. Come enjoy an active evening once a week with your child. Shoot baskets, climb the rock wall, play some volleyball, jump rope or play sock tag. There is no cost to you! Come build some memories and Sharpen the Saw by staying active.
Dec. 22- Jan 4
Have a safe and happy holiday season...school resumes Jan. 5th.
The Parma PTA recently started a new program which will help make the money you already spend at your favorite stores, work to benefit your child's school. It is called Scrip. It works by, purchasing gift cards to the participating stores, (click here to see a list of stores) from the PTA on Tuesday's from 3:00pm-4:00pm or online. Then they company gives the PTA a percentage of all gift cards purchased and you get the full amount of the gift card to purchase item from that retailer. Click here for instructions to purchase online or here to order for pick up on Tuesday's.
The School Store will be open on Thursday mornings before school. Items available for purchase are pencils, pencil sharpeners, erasers, note pads, and other school related items.
If your son is interested in learning plays, practicing skills, and forging relationships with other Western players, please click here to register your son for the Western Junior Basketball program. This program is offered to boys in grades 2nd through 6th from Nov. 22 - Dec. 20.
Basketball for girls
Western is offering a clinic to girls interesting in basketball, this is available for grades Kindergarten - 6th grades and runs Nov. 22 - Dec. 20. This Junior Panther program allows students to sharpen their basketball skills, learn the importance of teamwork, and hard work. If your child is interested please click here for the registration form.
Cp Federal Credit Union
The student led branch of the CP Federal Credit Union will open for business on Tuesday, October 21st and will be open every Tuesday throughout the school year. This is a great way for your students to start saving money.
If your child would like to learn to skate, the Optimist Ice Arena is offering classes during the fall from Nov. 1- Dec 13 and a winter session from Jan. 3 - Feb. 14. Please click here for the flyer for more details. They offer classes for all skill levels.
The PTA is popping popcorn twice a month for students to purchase. The cost is .25 a bag. If you are able to volunteer to assist with popping on any Friday, please contact the office. The popcorn schedule for the year is below:
Oct. 10 & 24
Nov. 7 & 21
Dec. 5 & 19
Jan. 16 & 30
Feb. 13 & 27
March 13 & 27
April 10 & 24
May 8 & 22
The PTA provides the Kindergarten classes with popcorn for snack time, so the do not need to purchase any.