Happy Lunar New Year! 💥 In 2024, the Lunar New Year begins on February 10th. Lunar New Year is one of the most important celebrations of the year among East and Southeast Asian cultures, including the Chinese, Vietnamese, Malayan, and Korean communities - among others. Each country celebrates in its unique ways. In China, it is the Year of the Dragon, and fireworks are used to frighten evil spirits away.
5 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
new year
In honor of National Ronald Reagan Day, we are sharing this lovely quote, taken from his speech at Westminster College. We share your views on the value and purpose of educational institutions. Well said, President Reagan! #WUSD #WaterfordCares
5 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
reagan
Today is Rosa Parks' birthday, and today we celebrate her memory as the mother of the Civil Rights Movement. #WaterfordCares #WUSD
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
rosa parks
Registration is now open for our TK-7th grade Summer Academy. This year, students will have a chance to participate in hands-on activities and explore their interests in medicine, agriculture, engineering, robotics, coding, and more. Learn more and sign up here: https://www.waterford.k12.ca.us/page/summer-academy #WaterfordCares #WUSD
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
summer academy
Be the reason someone smiles today. #TheGreatKindnessChallenge #WUSD #WaterfordCares
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
be the reason someone smiles today
It's kindness week! How have you helped spread kindness so far this week? #WUSD #WaterfordCares
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
kindness quote
It's National Handwriting Day! Here are 8 reasons why handwriting is important: 1) It helps us remember things in a different way 2) It builds tactical skills 3) It helps with learning the alphabet 4) Learning handwriting allows us to read historic documents 5) Laptops are not always available 6) It builds creative skills 7) Handwriting is unique to each person 8) Handwritten messages are more personal Did you know? With the recent passing of AB 226, students in grades 1-6 will have increased handwriting instruction. ✏ #WUSD #WaterfordCares
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
handwriting
Today is the start of kindness week and #TheGreatKindnessChallenge! Let's make kindness a habit by performing a random act of kindness every day. #WUSD #WaterfordCares
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
make kindness a habit
english acts of kindness
spanish acts of kindness
SAVE THE DATE Join us for a tail-wagging experience at the Reading Expo, where books, treats, and excitement are in store for everyone! Don't miss the highlight of the event - special guest author Kentucky, accompanied by Derby, his amazing surfing canine companion. #ExpandedLearning #WUSD #WaterfordCares
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
reading expo march 2
spanish reading expo march 2
Blood donors save lives! January is blood donor month. You can sign up to donate blood at the Waterford High School blood drive on January 24th between 9am-2pm. Students will need a completed permission slip to donate. Adults can register at RedCrossBlood.org. #WaterfordCares #WUSD
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
blood donor month
As a reminder, regular school is not in session today. All school and district offices will be closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. #WUSD
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
MLK day
Our classified and certificated staff had more opportunities for training and development today. 🙌 We are looking forward to welcoming students back TOMORROW, January 10th. #WUSD #ContinuousImprovement
6 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
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The Expanded Learning Program / After School Program is offering programming for all registered ELOP students on Monday, January 15th (MLK Holiday). Students in grades 2-8 have the option of attending a field trip to the Modesto ice skating rink OR staying on campus for winter crafts. Students in grades TK-1 may only participate in the on-campus activities. Please use these online forms to sign up your child to attend whichever event you wish. ICE SKATING (LIMITED SPACES): https://www.waterford.k12.ca.us/forms/elop-ice-skating-permission-jan15 CRAFTS ON CAMPUS: https://www.waterford.k12.ca.us/forms/jan-15-elop-supplemental-day-winter-crafts #WUSD #WaterfordCares
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
Blood donors save lives! January is blood donor month. You can sign up to donate blood at the Waterford High School blood drive on January 24th between 9am-2pm. Students will need a completed permission slip to donate. Adults can register at RedCrossBlood.org. #WaterfordCares #WUSD
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
blood donors
Happy New Year's Eve! Cheers to another year of excellence, achievement, and success at Waterford USD!
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
new years
Merry Christmas from Waterford USD! We hope your day is filled with family, friends, love, and laughter. #RelationshipsMatter #WaterfordCares #WUSD
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
merry christmas
The Expanded Learning Program is offering programming this Thursday, December 21st for all interested Moon and LWIS students. It will be a day of fun, holiday-themed crafting and cookie decorating. Please sign up using this form to attend: https://www.waterford.k12.ca.us/forms/dec-21-elop-supplemental-day #WaterfordCares #WUSD
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
winter whimsy
spanish poster
Winter break is almost here, and everyone will soon be filled with cheer. Here are some reminders about the upcoming holidays. View you school's online calendar for more details. #WaterfordCares #WUSD
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
winter break
Today we are honoring and remembering the 2,403 service members and civilians who were killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. A further 1,178 people were injured in the attack, which permanently sank two U.S. Navy battleships (the USS Arizona and the USS Utah) and destroyed 188 aircraft. #RememberandHonor #WaterfordCares #WUSD
7 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
pearl harbor remembrance day
Waterford USD music programs are pleased to provide two winter concerts for our district and community. The first will be the combined LWIS/WJHS concert, which will take place at Waterford Jr. High multipurpose room/gym on November 30th​. The second concert will feature the Waterford High School music students and will take place on December 7th in the WHS Auditorium. Both events start at 6:30 pm with doors opening at 6 pm. Admission is free, and concessions will be available for purchase. We hope to see you there!
8 months ago, Waterford Unified School District
concert info