On Thursday, January 4, the Watertown girls varsity basketball team is hosting IHC in their Purple Out game at 7 pm. You can show your support for the team and the Purple Out by going to the following link and purchasing an official Purple Out shirt: https://stores.inksoft.com/purpleout/shop/home The store closes on December 14. Go Cyclones!!
Hello Cyclones Community, Our boys basketball team opens their 2023-24 season with an exciting matchup against Central Square at Case MS on Friday, December 1. Tip-off for JV is at 5:30, with the varsity game scheduled to start around 7 pm. Prior to the varsity game, we will be honoring the WHS boys 1,000 point career scorers and enshrining their names and accomplishment permanently in the Case MS gym. These distinguished graduates include: Dustin Pond Eddie Adams Steve Howard Matt Gorman Wes Adams Jay Adams Please wear purple and come to support the honorees and the boys teams on Friday night! Go Cyclones! Mike Morgan Director of Athletics
It's almost December, which means we're sending out another edition of Flower Library's Newsletter! Inside this edition, you'll find information on: a Bingo event for all ages Hunger Games Trivia and Button Making for teens a Senior Planet session all about Zoom Gingerbread House making for all ages another Homeschool Hangout event the 2023 Elf Workshop a Bilingual Spanish and English Storytime an Interactive Home Alone showing and much more!
The goal of the Watertown City School District Vaping Cessation Committee is to educate our school community and raise awareness about the impacts of vaping. We are gathering information from our community to assist this committee in meeting the needs of our school community. Your responses are confidential and much appreciated. Click on the image above or go to the following link to access the survey. https://forms.gle/i7b7XR1rQKtuwS8eA
Congratulations to Watertown’s Director of STEM Programs, Lisa Blank, on receiving NYCATE’s Empire Award! 🏆 We are thrilled to announce and celebrate the outstanding achievement of Lisa Blank, who serves as the Director of STEM Programs in Watertown. Ms. Blank is a dedicated and passionate educator who has been making a significant impact in the field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education. As the Director of STEM Programs, she has been a driving force behind innovative approaches to teaching and learning in these critical areas. Her dedication to promoting STEM education has not only benefited students but has also inspired and empowered educators throughout the community.
Watertown City School District strives to help out families in the school district that may need a boost for the holidays. Please reach out to some of our Holiday Helpers in our Community. Some helpful resources and ways to help: CAPC Holiday Angels: https://www.capcjc.org/programs/family-center/holiday-programs/ https://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/salvation_army_christmas_help.html https://www.needhelppayingbills.com/html/jefferson_and_st__lawrence_cou.html Urban Mission: https://www.watertownurbanmission.org/ New Life Church Christmas Giveaway https://www.newlifenny.com/christmas-giveaway Toys for Tots: https://jefferson-ny.toysfortots.org/local-coordinator-sites/lco-sites/default.aspx?nPageID=100&nPreviewInd=200&nRedirectInd=3 NNYCS https://www.nnycs.org/services Purposity App - download from your Playstore https://www.purposity.com/ Some places that can assist with food needs: 211 CNY HELP ME GROW https://www.211cny.com/services/?cat=10377 See https://211cny.com/ for additional helpful links. Food Pantries Within 15 miles of 13601 Community Action Planning Council of Jefferson County Food Pantry Community Action Planning Council of Jefferson County (CAPC) 518 Davidson Street Watertown, NY Distance: 0.5 miles Provides a food pantry for individuals in need. Watertown Urban Mission Food Pantry Watertown Urban Mission 247 Factory Street Watertown, NY Distance: 0.6 miles Provides a food pantry for individuals in need. Provides cat and dog food when available. Salvation Army of Watertown Emergency Services Salvation Army of Watertown 723 State Street Watertown, NY Distance: 0.8 miles Provides clothing vouchers and emergency food boxes. Offers management for life skills, such as housing and job search assistance, upon request. Feed Our Vets 1291 Faichney Drive Watertown, NY Distance: 2.2 miles Provides free food and related goods to veterans and their families. Happy Holidays from Watertown City School District Visit our website to learn more about Watertown City School District.