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Weekly Updates for Worthingway

Announcements for September 23, our Word for the Month is Respect

Worthingway is excited to share that we will be offering Student Support Time every Thursday and Friday, from 8-8:40am in the school library.  This time will be dedicated to getting additional support on homework.  Mr. Zingery will be available to help specifically with math. Please contact the school office if you have questions.  If transportation is a concern, please let Mr. Kellenberger or Mr. Mosca know at 614-450-4300.

SCHOOL PHOTO RETAKES > THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3-If you would like to retake your school photo or if you did not take a school photo in August, school picture retake day is October 3. You may pick-up a photo order flyer from the wall organizer in front of the office. Please listen for announcements the morning of October 3 about taking your photo. Thank you!  

Does your student enjoy working with younger kids?Check out Project MORE! Worthingway Students have the opportunity through Project More to serve elementary students through reading. Student volunteers will read for 30 minutes a week with a Worthington Estates’ 2nd or 3rd grader. Worthingway students may volunteer before school (8:15-8:45).  Please email Mrs. Fei at nfei@wscloud.org if this is something your Worthingway student would be interested in, or if you have any questions.

You are now able to order your yearbook online! Please visit ybpay.lifetouch.com and enter the school code: 13560720 to get yours now! 

Board Game Club begins Monday, September 23rd. We will meet 2 Mondays per month from 4:00-5:15 in room 31. In Board Game Club we will learn to play a variety of board games, card games, and get to know each other through friendly competition. If you like games and/or like to try new things, Board Game Club is perfect for you.  BGC is free. See Mrs. Morgan if you have any questions.   

The Worthingway Arts Program presents:

Actor’s Boot Camp: Build your acting skills. Drill professional audition techniques. Challenge yourself to become a better performer. Create memorable characters. Spend an intense week with WAP’s amazing theatre director Mr. Leyva playing theatre games and working on scenes and monologues. This boot camp will include expert training to prepare you to audition for Worthingway's spring production of Once Upon a Mattress. 

The Actor's Boot Camp runs Monday through Friday, 4pm-6pm, from October 21st  25th and will meet in the WMS Choir Room; Register at https://www2.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome  under “school year activities.” 

Athletics

All Sports District passes are available to purchase on the TWHS Athletic Site

Worthington Cardinal Sport’s Weekly Update:  Week of September 23, 2019-Worthington Strong

Worthingway Volleyball 7/8: Monday, September 23-Worthingway Cardinals at U.A. Jones-5:00; Site: Upper Arlington Jones MS; Address-2100 Arlington Avenue, Columbus, 43221; 7th Grade game first followed 20 minutes later by 8th gradeAdmission -$4.00/Adults, $2.00/Students

Worthington Cardinal Cross Country: Tuesday, September 24-Worthington Cardinals at Dublin Grizzell-5:00; Site: Dublin Grizzell MS; Address-8705 Avery Road, Dublin-43017; One Bus will depart and return to KMS; One Bus will depart and return to KMS

Worthingway Volleyball 7/8: Wednesday, September 25-Worthingway Cardinals vs. McCord-5:00; Site: Worthingway MS; Address-6625 Guyer Street Worthington-43085; 7th Grade game first followed 20 minutes later by 8th grade; Admission-$4.00/Adults, $2.00/Students

Worthington Cardinal 7th Grade Football:  Wednesday, September 25- Worthington Cardinals at U.A. Hastings/7-5:00; Site: U. A. Hastings MS; Address-1850 Hastings Lane, Upper Arlington-43220; Admission -$4.00/Adults, $2.00/Students; Bus will depart and return to WWAY

Worthington Cardinal Gymnastics: Wednesday, September 25-Worthington Cardinals at Marysville-6:00; Teams-Marysville and Olentangy; Site: MC Sports; Address-730 Colemans Crossing Blvd, Marysville-43040; No Admission; Bus will depart WWAY at 4:15 and return to WWAY

Worthington Cardinal 8th Grade Football:  Thursday, September 26-Worthington Cardinals vs. U.A. Hastings/8-5:00; Site: Worthingway MS; Address-6625 Guyer Street Worthington-43085; Admission-$4.00/Adults, $2.00/Students

Worthington Cardinal Cross Country: Saturday, September 28-Worthington Cardinals at Midwest Meet of Champs-9:00; Site: Hilliard Memorial MS; Address-2900 Walker Road, Hilliard-43026; Admission-$7.00/Adults, $5.00/Students; 2 Buses will leave WWAY at 7:00am and return to WWAY

There are informational flyers near the front office for Boy interested in attending the TWHS Boys Lacrosse Clinic on October 19 at TWHS.

Basketball Information:                                  Girls’ Basketball: 7th Grade Coach-TBA;                 8th Grade Coach-Eric Bidlack/ eric.bidlack@gmail.com;  Open Gyms: 4-5:30 September 23 & 30 (those not playing volleyball or cross country); October 8, 16, 23, 24 (Everyone); Tryouts: 4-5:45 October 28, 29, 30; First Practice November 1, Time: 4-5:45   

Boys’ Basketball: 7th Grade Coach-D. Ross-coachross35@gmail.com; 8th Grade Coach-J. Harris-jenerrie.harris@gmail.com; Open Gyms-Sunday Nights-September 22, 29, October 6, October 13, October 20, October 27; Times: 5:00 to 6:30; Try outs-October 28, 29, 30 from 6:00 to 8:00; Practice will begin November 1; 6:00 to 8:00

Cheerleading

Head Coach-Ms. Riley Adamaitis/rileya2009@hotmail.com

WWAY BASKETBALL CHEERLEADING TRYOUT Information 2019-2020

When: October 22, 23 and 24 from 4-6 pm

Athletes must attend both clinic day (Oct. 22 and 23) to be eligible for tryouts (Oct. 24)

Where: KMS GYM (WWAY girls will be shuttled to KMS)

KMS Address: 50 E Dublin Granville Road, Worthington-43085

All athletes must have a ride home promptly at 6 pm

Requirements for tryouts: 

Appropriate workout attire (t-shirt, athletic shorts, sweatpants, etc) 

Tennis shoes

Hair pulled back and out of face

Water bottle 

General information about the season: 

  • Athletes need an up to date physical as well as need to be on final forms BEFORE tryouts. Students will prior physicals will need their physicals to be valid through the end of November. 
  • Pay to play fee will need to be paid prior to the first game. 
  • Athletes will need to purchase necessary items to fulfil uniform requirements. 
  • Practices and games are on Tuesdays and Thursdays 
  • When games begin students will be expected to be at the school immediately after dismissal until the conclusion of the game.

Access to Event Information: Please go to Worthingway Website-click on Athletics/Activities, click on Athletic Calendar; click on date, you will be able to access event, time, site, address, and directions.