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 Make-Up Days for Dorchester District 4 are set for the following dates:

October 23, 2017*

January 12, 2018*

February 19, 2018**

March 16, 2018*

School will operate on the Make-Up Days as regular scheduled full days. 

 *The Make-Up Days are due to the three days the District was closed due to the inclement weather conditions caused by Hurricane Irma.  

**The Make-Up Day is due to the four days the District was closed for the inclement weather condition caused by the winter storm that hit earlier in January.  Three of the four days were waived by Dorchester District 4's Board.


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Image result for student of the month   Students of the Month for February will be recognized Thursday, February 22nd, at 8:30 A.M.  Breakfast will be served following the awards.

Image result for black history month logo  Parents, guardians, and stakeholders are invited to our Black History Program with will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Friday, February 23rd.

Image result for Gifted and Talented The GT Performance Task Assessment will be given to the following grades who qualified to take it on the following dates:

  • February 26th & 27th--4th & 5th Graders
  • March 6th & 7th--2nd & 3rd Graders

Image result for read across america 2018 Read Across America Week is the week of February 26th through March 2nd.  Click on the icon to the left to access activities for each day of the week.

Image result for  picture day clip art  Class and individual pictures will be taken on Wednesday, February 28th. Please check with your child(ren) for information concerning pictures.


 Click on the "flu" icon to access a fact sheet for parents from the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC).  

Image result for fluIf a student becomes sick during the school day, he/she will be kept in the School Nurse’s Office. A student who is sick (i.e., vomiting, rash, diarrhea, fever) cannot return to school until he/she has been without fever or symptoms for 24 hours. 


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Click on the icon above to access the link to order a copy of the 2017-2018 WMES Yearbook.


 

  2017-2018

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Winner--Trinity Ramsey

Runner-Up--Keelie Downs

2nd Place--Makiza White

 Pictured L to R:  Makiza White, Keelie Downs, and Trinity Ramsey


 Trident United Way's DAY OF CARIN

 

A Special THANK YOU goes out to Joint Base Charleston and Venture Aerobearings for coming to WMES and helping us with our projects for Trident United Way's Day of Caring. 

     

    

Image result for A special Thank you  A special "Thank You" goes out to Ryan's Corner for providing the snacks and drinks for our Soccer Teams!  Ryan's Corner is "PAWS-itively the BEST!"


Image result for Important information  There should be NO student drop-off in the Front Parking Lot.  All Car Riders should be dropped off in the Car Rider Line.

All Transportation changes must be written and made before 2:00 P.M.  Changes will NOT be accepted over the telephone.


 

Miss Sherry O'Cain-Media Specialist

Dorchester District 4 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year

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WMES 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year

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WMES WAS SELECTED TO BE A CHANNEL 2 COOL SCHOOL FOR JANUARY 2014.

WMES RECEIVED THE SOUTH CAROLINA PALMETTO GOLD AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT DURING THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR.

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WMES  WAS SELECTED AS A FINALIST FOR THE SOUTH CAROLINA PALMETTO'S FINEST AWARD DURING THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR.  

(THIS AWARD RECOGNIZES THE BEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS IN THE STATE.)

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Image result for school registrationThings to know....To register your child for Kindergarten through 5th grade, you will need to have your child's birth certificate, immunization record, social security card, and proof of residence (utility bill). If you have any questions, please contact the office at (843) 563-3231.

 

  
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