Whereas we wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween, we would also like to remind everyone that students may NOT dress up for Halloween at school. Please do NOT wear costumes or face paint to school. Also, we ask that students do not bring their candy to school after Halloween.
E. L. Wright PTO would like to invite you to Spirit Night at Chic-fil-A on Decker Blvd. on Nov. 14th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Hope to see you there!
Congratulations to the following students for being accepted to the District Honor Choir: Nyasia Brown (7), Rithika Boinapalli (7), Marissa Derrick (8), and Hallie Palmer (7). Special congratulations to Marissa Derrick on making the District Honor Choir for the 2nd year in a row. Great job Warriors!
Harmonie Frederick was recognized as a Prudential National Volunteer of the Year this past Thursday, October 20th for her work raising money for cancer research with her lemonade sales of “Pink-Ah-Licious” and other volunteer actions. Harmonie is a 6th Grade LAW student at E. L. Wright Middle School. Harmonie not only works to raise money for cancer research but also holds a coat drive for those in need and volunteers at a local nursing home. Harmonie donated $5000 of her earnings from the award money to cancer research.
Congratulations to our Warrior football team on finishing the season with a 34-14 victory over visiting Blythewood Middle School. It was actually a close game until the Warriors absolutely dominated BMS in the 4th Quarter offensively scoring two TD’s and defensively with two interceptions. The Warriors finished the season 5-1 for their first winning season since 2013. Congratulations to all of our football players and to Coach Rhodes, Coach Gay and Coach Singleton on a fantastic season. Also, special thanks to our Cheerleaders and Athletic Director/Cheer Coach Wendy Willingham for supporting the team throughout the season.
Students will be dismissed at 10:45 on Thursday, October 19th. There will be no after-school care that day so please
ensure transportation home for your child at that time.