Dates are listed from most current to least current.
Spring Performances and Art Events
• Variety Show
Thursday and Friday, May 21 and 22, 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. both days
Waters students will be performing in a Variety Show again this spring, showcasing music, dancing and other talents.
Dress rehearsal for performers is Monday, May 18.
• Spring Art Exhibit
May 29, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Celebrating Vernacular & Outsider Artists Art Exhibit
All K-8 students will participate in this art showing including both visual and digital arts projects.
• Dramatic Interpretation Performances
Week of February 16
Grades 4-8th. Parents welcome.
• Chinese New Year Parade
Friday, February 27, 8:30 a.m.
Includes all students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade.
• Spring Concert
Wed -Thurs, April 2 and 3
9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. both days
Our Spring Concert will be an opportunity to feature classrooms that did not participate in the Winter Assembly. The concert is called " The Sound of Music ". It will feature the rooms listed: Class #: 204,304,308,305,310,309,302,303,301,311.
Garden Day and Celebration
Saturday, May 2, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Join me in the Garden for a celebration of spring. There will be garden tasks; cleaning up, spreading wood chips, digging post holes, etc.; we will be grilling quesadillas with garden chives, have lemonade made with our garden berries, and we'll sing and drum away. Bring some food to share and your own mug and plate to conserve throw-away supplies, bring your guitar and bongo drums. – Mr. Leki
THURSDAY, MARCH 19, 6:00 PM
Nettelhorst Elementary Auditorium 3252 N. Broadway
Please join us for the next StudentsXpress SPEAKS night at Nettelhorst Elementary. Support students as they read their “What I'm Into Now” submissions on stage. We have six students who have been invited to read their StudentsExpress entries at this event: Julia B. & Kai C. from Room 211, Julia K. from Room 210, Ray R. from Room 207, and Spencer B. & Braulio O. from Room 209. Doors open at 5:45pm. $5 suggested donation.
Picasso's Guitar Parent Workshop
Parents created their own guitars during this Parent Workshop on Thursday, Feb. 12, sponsored by the BAC and run by art teacher Mrs. Vecchioni.
Waters' Big Night: Spring Party and Auction
BUY EARLY BIRD TICKETS BY FRIDAY, FEB. 27
Purchase tickets here.
($35 after 2/27)
While you're there, take a look and purchase a First Chance Raffle ticket. Win the chance of picking any Silent Auction item of your choice before bidding comes to an end. Only one ticket will be drawn at 9:00 p.m. Purchase a ticket for $50.
Waters Brew Event
THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 8pm
You can still get tickets for Waters Brew, the only way to try all these delicious neighbor-brewed beers: Jalepeno Saison, Black IPA, American Pale Ale, Chocolate Porter, English Brown Ale, Lager, Rye Pale Ale, and more. All proceeds go to Waters Today. Thanks to Big Fork and Lincoln Square Barber Shop for sponsoring the event.
Spelling Bee (see classroom contestants here)
January 5 - 13
Waters is hosting a Spelling Bee in January for grades 1 through 8. This Bee is completely optional. In case any students would like to practice, please refer to these attachments for further details:
Grade One / Grade Two / Grade Three / Grade Four / Grade Five /
Grade Six / Grade Seven / Grade Eight
First Annual Bags Tournament
Saturday January 17, 7:00pm
Join us at Fizz Bar & Grill (corner of Belmont and Lincoln) for an adult night of competition! Starting at 7:00 p.m., teams will face off!
Sign up as a two-person team for $60 or an individual for $35. If you are interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org your name(s) and team names. You can drop off a check made to Waters Today with “bags tourney” in the memo to the office. Please let us know by Friday, January 9.
Science Fair Parent Viewing
- 6th, 7th and 8th graders:
Thursday, December 4th, in Gym: 8:45am-12noon, and 1:00pm-2:45pm
NOTE: 6th, 7th and 8th graders will also be judged on December 4th
(judging is only for those students who qualify, but all parents are invited to view)
- 2nd grade: Friday, December 12, in hallway 2nd floor: 2:45pm-3:10pm
- 3rd grade: Friday, December 12th, in hallway 2nd floor: 1:15pm-2:15pm
- 4th grade: Thursday, December 11th, in hallway 2nd floor: 8:30am-9:15am
- 5th grade: Friday, December 12th,
in Classrooms 304 and 308: 2:20pm -3:15pm
and after school in Gym: 3:30pm-5:00pm
Waters' Book Fair
Tues, Dec. 9 – Fri, Dec. 12
The book fair begins on Tuesday and runs through Saturday's Craft Fair. Flyers for your child's classrooms slots went home Dec 3.
Waters' Craft Market
Saturday, December 13, 2014
10am - 3pm
Shop local and handmade for the holidays!
Winter Art Events
- Celebrating Latina Artists Past & Present!
December 12, 3:30–5:00 p.m.
All-student Visual and Digital Arts Exhibit
- Winter Collage Performance
December 17–18, 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
All K-4th grade classrooms except 3rd grade room 204 will perform.
Room 204 will perform in the spring with 5th-8th grades.
Student Dance: Holiday Dance Dream
December 19, K–8
This is the holiday school dance for students, held during the school day.