Winston School Happenings http://winston.k12.mo.us,Twitter @WinstonSchools, Winston School’s Activity Google Calendar, and Facebook: Winston Redbirds
Reminder: School is in session on Monday May 17
Last Week of School Schedule
Monday May 17 – Students have school on Monday
Tuesday May 18 – Preschool Graduation 2:45pm
Wednesday May 19 – Baccalaureate at the Baptist Church sponsored by the Winston Ministerial Alliance 7:00pm
Thursday May 20 – Barnyard Day, Chromebooks turned in with charger cord and case
Friday May 21- Elementary Awards 7:50, High School Awards 8:30, Elementary Field Day, Early Out 12:35, Graduation 7pm
Congratulations to Winston Track members qualifying for Sectionals on Saturday, May 15
Triple Jump – Asher Vaughn
2 miles – Braden Lee,
800 meters – Jacob Uthe,
400 meters – Login Goll,
4 x 800 Relay – Jacob Uthe, Jakub Hisel, Braden Lee and Login Goll
If you missed the Band/Choir Concert you can watch some of the performance on the Winston Facebook page.
A couple Senior Spotlights are being put on the Winston Facebook page each day. Mrs. Purdun has done a great job on these.
Hot Spots, charger cords and box issued to Winston students should have been returned by Friday May 14. If your student still has these please return them ASAP.
Daviess County Library Summer Reading Program information. Friday at the Winston city park from 11am-noon. Starting May 28th.
CARD SHOWER! After 24 years as our Elementary Secretary (plus many other hats) Ms. Marla is retiring. Please help us shower her with cards of Congratulations (Winston School, PO Box 38, Winston MO 64689) and to let her know we will miss her greatly!!
Concrete Request for Proposals
The Winston R-VI School District is requesting RFP on an approximate 100’x50’concrete parking area and driving lane. Please call the district office 660-339-6462 for more information. The District reserves the right to reject any and all bids it deems are not in the best interest of the school district.
2008 Chrysler Van Bid Request
The Winston R-VI School District is accepting bids on a 2008 Chrysler Town and Country van in “as is” condition. 172,650 miles, runs but needs transmission work.
Bids will be accepted until 1 :00 pm, Monday May 17, 2021
Bids will be presented at 6:15 pm, Monday May 17, 2021 at the regular board meeting.
Submit bids to the school office or mail to: Winston R-VI, PO Box 38, Winston, MO 64689.
Contact District Office at 660-339-6462 for any questions.
The District reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
Hay Ground Bid Request
The Winston R-VI School District is accepting bids on the haying of approximately 6 acres m/l west of the school.
Submit bids to the school office or mail to: Winston R-VI, PO Box 38, Winston, MO 64689. For more information, call 660-339-6462.
The District reserves the right to reject any and all bids it deems are not in the best interest of the school district.
2021 Summer School
Winston R-IV School District will offer a 2021 Summer School for students entering Kindergarten through 12th grade. Please click on the Registration Link to register for Winston Summer School 2021 so staffing and planning can be completed. “Registration Link”
Students don’t have come all 4 weeks to attend
Week 1 – Tuesday June 1 to Friday June 4
Week 2 – Monday June 7 to Thursday June 10
Week 3 – Monday June 14 to Thursday June 17
Week 4 – Monday June 21 to Thursday June 24
Time: 7:30am to 3:20 pm
Buildings will be open at 7:20 am.
· Kindergarten – 6th grade will focus on education through enrichment activities.
· 7th – 12th grade will offer both enrichment activities and remediation depending on the needs of the student.
Meals: Breakfast (grab and go in the classroom) and Lunch will be provided free of charge.
Bus transportation will be available.
Field trips are being planned depending upon what is available in June.
Students that have 100% perfect attendance for the entire summer school will be rewarded a $50 gift card. Students that miss two days or less will be rewarded a $25 gift card. Note: Summer school attendance is counted by the minute, so every minute counts.
Any student can attend the 2021 Winston School summer school, even if they did not attend the Winston school during the regular school year.
FBLA Officer Team – 2021-2022 – Congratulations!
President-Marissa Uthe, Vice-President-Paige Lang, Secretary-Madisyn Beaty, Treasurer-Eli Uthe, Report/Historian-Trinaty West
The next ACT testing date is June 12th. Registration must be completed by May 7th.
Be sure to watch the Redbird Rave weekly updates. You can find the link on the Winston Facebook page Winston Redbirds
The fastest way to get notices on closing or changes with school is by subscribing to the TextCaster Community Connection. You can see how to sign up below.
https://www.onlinefarmersbank.com/community-connection This is a great way to get last-minute changes, announcements, cancelations and critical reminders from the Winston School. If you have signed up and are not getting notifications, please call your service provider.
Dates of Importance
May 17 – Winston Board Meeting
May 17- School is in Session
May 18 – Pre-School Graduation
May 17 – Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry
May 21 – High School Graduation
May 21 – Last day of School
May 22 – State Track
May 23-27 – FFA Washington DC trip
Mary 28 – Prom at School
June 1-24 – Summer School
June 1-4 – Boys Basketball Shootout
June 7-10 – Girls Basketball Shootout
June 12 – Winston Alumni Banquet
June 12 – ACT Test Date
June 18 – June ACT Registration Deadline
July 17 – ACT Test Date
“District COVID Notices” are on the Winston R-VI School District homepage. winston.k12.mo.us
Please, if your child is sick or not feeling well for any reason, do not send them to school, utilize distance learning.
“Return to Learn” – Winston R-VI School District Reentry Plan
Click or Copy and paste the below link to see the plan. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-3Tkx6pjOUNVafptlmVGSnbFkkqOr_Ul/view?usp=sharing
2020-2021 School Calendar https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zRyhdheTE19AhlkzwFKqFrZX77VvdIgE/view
Do you want to see your student’s grades anytime? Grades can also be checked online as needed. If you have not signed up for access, please call the school.
The best way to get information about school changes is usually through TextCaster. You can see how to sign up below.
Pretty amazing stuff going on in several areas of our school. Check them out on Facebook
Winston Redbirds – https://www.facebook.com/Winston-Redbirds-223093394400400/
Winston Elementary – https://www.facebook.com/Winston-R-VI-Elementary
Winston Redbird Band – https://www.facebook.com/winstonredbirdband
Winston, MO FFA Chapter – https://www.facebook.com/WinstonMoFFA
High School Daily Announcements: http://www.winston.k12.mo.us/high-school
Elementary Newsletters: http://www.winston.k12.mo.us/elementary
High School Counselor’s Corner contains information about A+, ACT, Character Plus, Dual Credit, Financial Aid, Girl Talk, Graduation, Job Shadow, Military, Missouri Colleges, Scholarships, and Vo-Tech. http://www.winston.k12.mo.us/guidance