Dear Wise School Parents,
As we all look forward to a few months off, I want to take this opportunity to remind you of everything Wise has to offer this summer, as well as suggestions for preparing you and your students for the fall.
I wish you and your families all the best for a restful and fun summer. As always, if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to stop by or call the school office at (310) 889-2300.
Head of School
WISE SCHOOL – WISE CAMPS
http://wise-school.org/ | 310.889.2300
Camp Wise is Almost Here!
There are seven awesome weeks to choose from, but groups are filling up! Each week will be filled with your favorite camp activities like swimming, cooking, sports, science, music, dance, and more! Check out the calendar to choose your favorite field trips, special guests, and dress-up days. Also, sign up for swim lessons or music lessons after camp! Website: campwisela.org. Contact: [email protected] or 310.889.2263
Wise School Music Academy | Summer Music Camp | Grades 4-6 | SIGN UP HERE
Rock Band and Instrumental Lessons beginning at 3:30 p.m. on campus.
Session 1: June 19 – June 30
Session 2: July 24 – August 4
Debate Camp | August 14 – August 18 | 9am – 12pm | Room 47 | SIGN UP HERE
Led by Mrs Coatney, debate camp students will learn how to conduct research on current topics, form arguments, and practice refutations in a supportive, fun atmosphere. Debate Camp is open to incoming 5th and 6th graders interested in joining the Debate Team during the school year. Cost: $150. Questions? Contact Alexandra Coatney.
WILDCATS Fall Pre-Season Camp for Incoming Wildcat Athletes in Grades 4-6
August 21 – August 25 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | SIGN UP HERE
Flag Football: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at the AJU, 12 athlete minimum.
Girls Basketball: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on Faber Field, 12 athlete minimum.
Boys & Girls Swim Team: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the pool, 5 athlete minimum.
ALL Camp Participants: 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm – Cool off from camp and enjoy the pool.
*1 snack and water will be provided each day. Cost: $250.
Deadline for minimum of each sport: Friday, June 9
WISE SCHOOL – PREPARING FOR FALL 2017
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Millswear Summer Uniform Sale | CLICK HERE
Millswear summer sale! Buy uniforms for next year at a discount: 10% off everything and 25% off other select in-stock items. Use code: GCMSUMMER2017 at checkout. This offer is valid in-store, online, and over the phone from June 15-24, 2017.
Order School Supplies | www.SHOPTTKITS.com | Enter WISE SCHOOL ID: 61785
Make summer last as long as possible, save yourself a trip to the store, and support Wise School by purchasing your child’s pre-packaged school supply kit for next year with everything the teachers require! Deadline to Order: June 16. Kit Pick Up: Monday, August 28 (1st Day of School). Be sure to order supplies for the grade your child will enter this fall 2017. All orders placed are final.
Summer 2017 Reading Suggestions for K-6 | CLICK HERE
We have provided the Summer 2017 Reading Suggestions for Kindergarten through 6th Grade on our website. These books are all available at any of the public libraries in Southern California. The Los Angeles Public Library and the Beverly Hills Public Library are both sponsoring a Summer Reading Challenge 2017, while the Santa Monica Public Library is sponsoring its own summer reading program called Build a Better World. Happy reading!
Technology K-5 Summer Practice
Summer is a great time to practice your keyboarding skills. If you practice every day for 5-10 minutes, you will ready for the beginning of school. Log on to Wise School’s online typing club: https://wise-school.typingclub.com/. Student usernames are their first initial and last name and the password is wise2017 (unless the student has previously changed it). If you have any questions, please contact Judy Hoffman.