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Hello Wildcats Parents/Guardians! Lots of things happening PTA this month! 
 
PTAMembership DriveOur WLMS PTA enrollment contest continues through September 14th! The homeroom with the most enrollments wins an ice-cream party! Have you joined PTA yet? Become a member for $5 and see what your support of the PTA can do for staff and students at WLMS! Forms were sent home with your child last week, or you can join online!  https://wlmspta.memberhub.store/ (The top 3 leaders as of Friday, September 8 are Mrs. Clark, Mrs. Moyer and Mrs. Burns!)  Note: a special surprise if ALL teachers join the PTA by September 21. Don't miss out! 
 
Spirit WearIt's Spirit Wear order time! Spirit Wear is available to purchase throughout the school year, but this is the ONE time a year that WLMS students can order Spirit Wear and get their name on the back! And we have Spirit Wear for everybody in the family this year with Special shirts for “Wildcats Mom,” “Wildcats Dad,” etc.  Order forms went home last Friday. They are due back to homeroom teachers (with payment) by September 21. Spirit Wear has been redesigned this year! Don't miss out on this once-a-year opportunity!
 
Fall Dance: Our first dance of the year will be Friday, September 28, in the gym. Our dances are held after school (3:15pm - 5:00pm). Tickets are $3 and are sold the morning of the dance before school and at the door. Concessions and souvenirs will also be available for purchase!  
 
New PTA Board Member! The duties of Secretary and Volunteer Coordinator have been divided. We welcome Sarah Koenig as our new Volunteer Coordinator! You can contact her at wlmspta@gmail.com. Thank you Sarah! Cathy Stafford will remain as Secretary. 
 
Box Tops: Don't forget to start sending in your box tops! Ashley Parson has graciously agreed to be the Box Top Coordinator for WLMS this year! Thank you Ashley!
 
Coke Caps: WLMS has started collecting Coke caps this year! Kat Hardy was kind enough to oversee this new endeavor! Thank you Kat! Start saving those Coke Caps and send them to school with your student!
 
New Bulletin Board: The PTA is in the process of obtaining a bullentin board that will be placed on the wall outside the Media Center. This will be a place where students can find information on ALL PTA events!
 
We have a rock! Our WLMS Spirit Rock was just delivered and is available to rent for $10 a week! Contact Tonya Kilby at wlmspta@gmail.com to reserve it! (You can see the spirit rock at the intersection where we "merge!") A special "thank you" to Vulcan for the donation and to Randy & Crystal Faw for their help!  
 
New Teachers! We welcome aboard Mrs. Holder and Mrs. Copeland to 6th grade! 
 
Upcoming: SAVE THE DATE - Who will win?  8th Grade vs 7th Grade!  Our Powder Puff Football Game will be held Wednesday October 24th. Gates Open 6pm.  Tickets are $5 at the Gate.  Sign-ups to participate in the game are October 1st-5th and forms must be picked up in the office (for 7th and 8th grade football players and cheerleaders), completed and returned with the $10 entry fee that week. Powder Puff t-shirt is included in the entry fee.  6th graders may sign up to run the "Chain  Gang" at Powder Puff.  This is an annual Wildcats event for the whole family!
 
A special "thank you" to everyone that has already signed up to volunteer at PTA functions for the 2018-2019 school year. We are looking forward to a fun, spirit-filled year!
 
 
Cathy Stafford, Secretary