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@Wornick for Friday, September 19, 2014

Todah and Mazel Tov

  • Mazel Tov to Lilah on becoming a Bat Mitzvah this weekend!

Wornick News

  • Dr. Gereboff’s Head Notes - Fall Holidays as Counter-Culture   It’s beginning....the Jewish holiday season kicks in late this year. This season begins next Wednesday night (Jewish holidays always begin and end at sundown) with Rosh Hashanah (the New Year)...

  • Principal's Proud Moments - Scavenger Hunt
    With a month of school behind us, work abounds on the bulletin boards throughout the hallways. As you come and go next week, take a few moments to enjoy our students' thoughtful work and notice the progress in learning after only a few weeks...

Wornick To-Do List

  • Calendar Reminders
    Wed Sept 24 - 12:00pm dismissal, Gesher open until 4pm
    Thu Sept 25 - School closed for Rosh Hashanah
    Fri Sept 26 - School closed for Rosh Hashanah

  • Bring Your Shofars!
    If your child has a shofar, please bring it to school this coming Monday morning for our Havdallah service.

  • Preschool Academy in the Wornick Sukkah
    Sunday, October 12 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
    Wornick Jewish Day School and PJ Library invite preschoolers and their families to a very special Preschool Academy in the Sukkah and concert. Click here for the event flyer.

  • High Holidays Challah Orders
    Round and braided challahs are available to pre-order for the High Holidays. The deadline for Yom Kippur is Tuesday, September 30 at Noon. Return this order form with payment to the main office.

  • After-School Chugim Program
    Please find attached the revised Chugim booklet! Classes are starting! Please note that unfortunately the MindLabs chug will be postponed until winter. We are always looking to bring more fun options! Stay tuned!

  • Hot Lunch Updates
    If you would like to be on our Hot Lunch Sub List so you can step in to help if we are in a pinch, please email Pam at pbodin@wornickjds.org. You will get email notification when we are short handed and you can email that you will take the spot! So easy and fun.

    Also anyone can buy milk at lunch. Plain milk is $0.50 and chocolate milk is $1.00. Plain milk is included with hot lunch, but chocolate milk is extra. We also put ice water out for all at lunch time.

  • Prepare for Yom Kippur with Wornick's eScapegoat
    Wornick's eScapegoat is roaming the internet, collecting sins before Yom Kippur! ​Check it out at:​ http://wornick.escgoat.com/
    Check it out to see what others in our community are sorry for, and anonymously add your own atonements.

  • Wornick Logo Wear at Lands' End!
    You can now order Wornick logo wear and PE clothes at Lands' End through their school uniform program. Click here to get started. After choosing an item from our school's customized shopping page, use the "Logo Preference" option to select a Wornick logo to be added to your item. For additional ordering information, please see the How-to-Order instructions or call 800-469-2222 for customer service.

  • Celebrating Simchas with "People of the Book"
    Celebrate a simcha of a Wornick child by supporting the Library and recognizing the child! Birthdays, births, Bar and Bat Mitzvot, graduations — anything! Click here for the flyer with more information, and download the order form here. Questions? Contact Robin Will at library@wornickjds.org or (650) 378-2617.

Seen @Wornick this week: Middle school Yearbook elective students found Kindergarteners through 8th graders learning and having fun!

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