Make up or picture retakes will be October 23rd, 2018.
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On Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th there will be NO School
for Parent/Teacher Conferences.
Watch for more information coming home from your child’s teacher.
The Weller Book Fair is happening in October.
During the week of October 22nd to October 26th, stop by the Weller Library between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm to shop.
Students are welcome to shop for books during their library time & lunch periods.
Welcome New Weller Families!
Please enroll online at the district homepage.
You may bring necessary documents to the school prior to school starting in August if you are unable to upload them.
Help speed up enrollment by bringing along these important forms: (**students will not be enrolled in school without these forms)
**Birth Certificate A birth certificate is required for students entering kindergarten or first grade who haven't been enrolled in the district before.
**Proof of Immunization
**Proof of Current Physical Address Utility bills such as phone, water or electric-proof of one of these services at the home resident is required
Reminder: Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1st to enroll in Kindergarten.
OAA REQUESTS: If you do not live in the Weller attendance area and wish to have your child attend Weller Elementary you will need to enroll in your home school and submit an online application at https://www.k12northstar.org/domain/4210. This is the FNSBSD new online lottery system. Out of Attendance Area requests will not be considered until after the first 10 days of school. Students must be enrolled in their home school for the first 10 days of school. Families will be contacted on day 11th day, if there is an opening in the requested grade level.
Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th, 2018
We appreciate volunteers and look forward to having you help at school.
Please be sure to fill out the district Volunteer Packet and submit it to Human Resources downtown.
You can find the packet at https://www.k12northstar.org/cms/lib/AK01901510/Centricity/Domain/3829/Volunteer%20Packet.pdf
It is MANDATORY that students arrive at school each day prepared for cold weather.
COLD WEATHER POLICY:
WHEN THE TEMPERATURE OUTSIDE IS:
ABOVE FREEZING (32 Degrees +):
Jacket or Sweatshirt, Hat if “breezy”, Boots if “slushy”
BELOW FREEZING (0 TO 32 Degrees):
Warm Coat mandatory, Gloves/Mittens mandatory,
Head/Ear covering mandatory, Boots mandatory
Snow pants for Grades K through 3rd mandatory
Snow pants not required for Grades 4th through 6th
BELOW 0 Degrees:
All of the above. Snow pants mandatory for ALL GRADES.
Face Coverings are recommended
Student safety is our #1 concern.
Drop off & pick up is curbside only.
If you would rather not wait in the drop off or pick up line,
please park and walk your students across the cross walk.
Do you live in the hills? Your student’s bus route may have a designated alternate stop for bad road conditions and it’s time to be prepared for the arrival of winter.
For two years in a row, the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District has achieved a record four-year graduation rate. “I am so pleased with the work our teams across the school district have engaged in to achieve this accomplishment, said Superintendent Karen Gaborik. “While the graduation is still not as high as we would like it to be, we are making significant progress.”
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District joins Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools and will partner with other leading educators, entrepreneurs, and researchers from across the country.