5th Grade Activities

  • Welcome to 5th Grade! This is a big year for you and your student and we have a lot of fun activities and projects to make this year a memorable one.

    Of course, we can’t do this without your help! If you have any extra time, we would love to have you help us out this year! Some of the fun activities that we are currently organizing: Field Day, Movie Night, Bowling outing, 5th Grade Class Party, Graduation celebrations and more.

    If you have any questions, concerns or suggestions, please email Heather Gill, Amber Swindells, and Megan Talone. Thank you!

    Email: WES 5th Grade Committee

    5th Grade Registration and Permission Slips

    Please register for all 5th Grade Activities and complete the permission form online this year at 5th Grade Registration and Permission Slips. Please email WES 5th Grade Committee if you cannot access the information online. 

    Yearbook Pictures

    We will be creating a 5th Grade Yearbook throughout the year. We would appreciate any pictures of the
    students throughout their years at WES from class parties, field trips, picnics, and other activities. When
    you get a chance please take a minute to review your pictures. We will be sending out information on
    how you can submit the pictures.

    Event Chairs:

    • Field Day: Nikki Flanagan, Rebecca Lewis and Jodi Warren
    • Movie Night: Anne Grifo, Joanna Merriam and Michelle Wetzel
    • Bowling Outing: Zack Rickmond and Sean Gill
    • Class Party: Gale Morrison and Ania Pruett
    • Yearbook: Kate Myers and Ania Pruett
    • Class Item: Carrie Rickmond
    • Graduation: Deb Mitra and Eleanor Lan

2019-2020 Activity Schedule

    • Field Day: October 11, 2019
    • Movie Night: TBD
    • Bowling Outing: April 28, 2020 (Tentative)
    • Class Party: TBD
    • Yearbook Signing and T-Shirt Distribution: TBD
    • End of Year Graduation: June 18, 2020

    Field Day

    • Co-Chairs: Nikki Flanagan, Rebecca Lewis and Jodi Warren
    • Date: October 11, 2019
    • Location: Dittmar Park
    • Time: During School Hours
    • What to Bring: Refillable water bottle, packed brown bag lunch (no glass), beach towel, sunscreen
      and hat
    • What to Wear: Sneakers! And be dressed to get messy!
    • Parent Volunteers NEEDED: Sign Up to help with on-site activities or donate items to be used and returned to you. 
    • Contact: 5thGradeFieldDay2019@gmail.com

    Movie Night

    • Co-Chairs: Anne Grifo, Joanna Merriam and Michelle Wetzel
    • Date: TBD
    • Location: WES Little Theater
    • Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
    • What to Wear: Wear comfy clothes or PJs and bring a blanket to sit on.
    • Things to Note: This event is for 5 th graders only (NO SIBLINGS). No personal electronics will be
      allowed. Popcorn, drinks and candy will be provided. Children can be dropped off at WES (left lobby
      entrance) at 6:30 p.m. and should be picked up in the Little Theater by 8:45 p.m. We cannot release
      any students without seeing their parent or carpool ride.
    • Permission Slip: Coming SoonDate: Friday, January 25, 2019


    • Co-Chairs: Zack Rickmond and Sean Gill
    • Date: April 28, 2020 Tentative
    • Location – Devon Lanes
    • Time: TBD
    • What to Wear: Socks for bowling shoes
    • Things to Note: This event is for 5th graders only (NO SIBLINGS). Drinks and snacks will be provided.
    • Permission Slip: Coming Soon

    Class Party

    • Co-Chairs: Gale Morrison and Ania Pruett 
    • Date: TBD
    • Location: TBD

    Yearbook Signing and T-Shirt Distribution

    • Date: TBD
    • Time: During School Hours
    • Location: WES 5 th Grade Classrooms
    • Things to Note: The yearbook and t-shirts will be handed out to every 5 th grader on this day. In
      addition, the students will sign a banner that will be hung in the hallway until graduation on June


    • Co-Chairs: Deb Mitra and Eleanor Lan
    • Date: June 18, 2020
    • Time: TBD
    • Location: WES