JGW Family Memo 4/12

Hello JGW Families,


8th Grade Class Picture: Please see below for a Gallery link to your GRADE 8 GROUP PHOTO taken on 3/13/24. For any family that wants to purchase a class picture. 

Whittier Middle School – GRADE 8 GROUP 3/13/24. https://gallery.wearegeskus.com/-whittiermiddleschoolgrade8/gallery


Half Day: Wednesday April 24th 


8th Grade: Canobie Lake: May 1st– form and money due. We can not take late money because we have to pay Canobie Lake in advance. Thank you.


Morning Basketball: Is now just Friday morning. Wednesday our track and field team needs the gym. 


PTO JGW  SWAG Fundraiser: Would like a new JGW sweatshirt or t-shirt? Does your child want a JGW hat or sweatpants? Buy some cool JGW clothing and help our PTO!!! Store is open now and closes 4/14.  https://redbrickclothing.com/rbcmall/stores/store/414


MCAS Dates: 

  1. ELA Make ups will be the week of April 8th and April 22nd
  2. 5/6th Grade Math: Monday May 6 and Tuesday May 7
  3. 7/8th Grade Math: Wednesday May 8 and Thursday May 9
  4. 5/8th Grade Sci: Monday May 13 and Tuesday May 14
  5. 8th Grade Civics: Tuesday May 21 and Wednesday May 29

End of year events:

  1. Open House for Penn Lake Students: Tuesday May 7th
  2. PTO FUN RUN: May 17th- more information to come
  3. NJHS Ceremony: Wednesday May 22; 6pm
  4. Sports Banquet: Wednesday May 29; 6pm
  5. 8th Grade Washington DC: June 3rd-6th
  6. Field Day: Friday 6/7 (during school day)
  7. 8th Grade Canobie Lake: Monday June 10
  8. 8th Grade Moving-on/Dance: Tuesday 6/11
    1. 6pm Moving-On Ceremony
    2. 7pm-9pm Dance
  9. Last Day:  Wednesday 6/12 (Half Day)


Matt Condon