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Sept lunch menu WES cafe

posted Sep 13, 2020, 7:12 PM by Janice English

See the lunch menu attached.

Community partner: Meat package distribution at WMS

posted Sep 1, 2020, 7:06 PM by Janice English

We recently learned that our school is one of several Waimea community schools that were named in a CARES grant award.  All of our families are eligible to receive an allocation of beef valued at more than $50 one time per month for the next four months from September 2020 through December 2020.

Waimea Middle School families have been divided into two groups with pick-up dates being different for each:  

  • Group 1 – Families whose last names begin with A-L – Pick up from noon-2pm on the following Thursdays – September 10, October 15, November 12, December 17

  • Group 2 – Families whose last names begin with M-Z – Pick up from noon-2 pm on the following Thursdays – September 24, October 29, December 3 and on Tuesday, December 15.

More information as well as family cards will be sent home in the September 3 and 4 Kokua Kits.  Please mark your calendars.

Starting Monday, Aug. 31

posted Aug 28, 2020, 11:42 AM by Janice English

Waimea Elementary cafeteria will make Grab and Go breakfast available to middle school students starting Monday, Aug. 31.  Meals will be served out of the back of the cafe Mamalahoa Hwy from 7:30AM to 8AM.  The student must be in the car for the transaction.    Lunches can be ordered through the WMS office by 10AM and picked up between 11-11:30AM.  887-6090 Ext 222.  The student must be in the car for pick up.

Assessment of where students are at

posted Aug 17, 2020, 10:43 PM by Janice English

Aloha- WMS students will be able to show what they know starting next week.  For the next few weeks we will use a screening tool (test) to find out where students are at academically.  Our new tool is called NWEA.  Students will be practicing on the format before they take Math, Reading and Science assessments.

Q1 Distance Learning- New

posted Aug 12, 2020, 7:16 PM by Janice English

Aloha.  WMS will move to Distance Learning starting Monday, August 17.  

Current draft of Return to Campus- Parent Copy

posted Aug 8, 2020, 4:09 PM by Janice English   [ updated Aug 8, 2020, 4:18 PM ]

The current draft of Return to Campus- Parent Copy

2nd Principal "Talk Story"

posted Aug 4, 2020, 8:03 PM by Janice English   [ updated Aug 4, 2020, 8:29 PM by Patti Cook ]

On Thursday, Aug. 6th we have scheduled 3 separate virutal meetings for a Q and A about school opening on Aug. 17th.  The attached flyer has the time and the links.

This is a draft of our re-opening plan for parents to review

posted Jul 20, 2020, 1:34 PM by Janice English

Aloha- this link was given out during GEAR Up.   Some people might once call this a "living document".  I will update this document once teachers and staff come back to campus full time next week.  If you have questions, concerns or comments about this draft email me at

Virtual Title I Annual meeting

posted Jul 19, 2020, 4:47 PM by Janice English   [ updated Aug 4, 2020, 5:29 PM by Steven Smith ]

This video on Youtube  reviews our Title I plan and progress:  WMS Title I Annual Meeting 2020-2021

Back to School SY20-21 Information

posted Jul 16, 2020, 9:58 PM by Janice English

Three attachments.  Information about all distance learning is on page 1.

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