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Announcements for February 10th - February 14th
Posted 2/10/20

Announcements for February 10th - February 14th

Here are the announcements for the Week of February 10th


  • This is a reminder that the Main Building is CLOSED at lunch.  UNLESS you are participating in a group or club that meets in the Main Building during lunch OR seeing a teacher, counselor, Ms. Monica, or Ms. Tamara, please remain OUTSIDE of the Main Building until the bell rings.


  • Are you looking for Community Service hours?  Would you like to DOUBLE the Community Service hours you earn?  We need help directing traffic before and after school. See Ms. Tamara in the office for the details.
  • Listen up, Beavers!  Friendship Grams are being sold at lunch this week!  Come show your friend that you care about them by getting them a special friendship gram.  They will be on sale during lunch in the MPR.
  • Do you have old towels or blankets? Go to the office and donate to the Friends of Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS) box. Everything you donate will go to our local animal shelter. They need towels, blankets, leashes, collars (for dogs and cats!) food and water bowls, and pillows.  You can donate used or new items. Thank you!!!
  • Ms. Brown’s Animal Care & Welfare class is holding a FUNDRAISER after school TODAY Thursday, February 13th, to benefit our local animal shelter, FAAS.  We’ll be selling slices of pizza, baked goods, lemonade, AND Ms. Ganley’s DELICIOUS Homemade Brownies.  You can also spin the wheel to test your knowledge of pets and win a prize! Come out and help animals!
  • If you would like to see a picture of you and your pet in the Wood yearbook, please a picture to Ms. Mulholland by February 14th to be featured on our Pets and People page.
  • Do you want a chance to win a delicious krispie heart treat? Who doesn’t? Complete the Beaver Bugle scavenger hunt and turn in your form TODAY Thursday, February 13th. The first ten entries will earn two Beaver Bucks. The winner through raffle will win a GIANT KRISPIE HEART TREAT.  Forms are available in THE OFFICE
  • Are you interested in Track and Field? Come to an informational meeting at lunch on Monday, February 24th in Room 207. Learn more about the track and field team. Track and Field tryouts will be held on Wednesday, February 26th at 3:15. Wear your running shoes and clothes. See Mr. Ponsaran for a permission slip to try out.  *NO* EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!


Here are this week's club announcements:


  • The GSA Club meets AT LUNCH every Wednesday in Ms. Liu’s classroom (315).  Buy or bring your lunch and join us. Remember to Be An Ally!
  • The Creative Writing Club will meet on February 6th and February 27th so mark your calendars! We meet AT LUNCH in Ms. Costigan’s room, C-4. Bring or buy your lunch and let’s get to writingAre you interested in a space to draw at lunch?  Ms. Armstrong will be hosting a new Drawing Club at lunch every other Thursday.  Our next meeting will be this Thursday, January 30. We meet AT LUNCH in Ms. Armstrong’s room, 205. Bring or buy your lunch and some materials for drawing. See you there!
  • Are you interested in a space to draw at lunch?  Ms. Armstrong will be hosting a new Drawing Club at lunch every other Thursday.  Our next meeting will be this Thursday, February 13th. We meet AT LUNCH in Ms. Armstrong’s room, 205. Bring or buy your lunch and some materials for drawing. See you there!
  • Are you stuck or having trouble with math? Come join Ms. Zhang in Room 208 for Math Club every Wednesday and Thursday AFTER SCHOOL from 3:15-4:15 for help.  Math Club is open to all math levels. See you there!

  • Running Club meets Wednesday after school. See Mr. Ponsaran