Wilson Avenue School-Wide Events SY 18-19


September 4th – Superindendent Visit

September 17-21st – Scholastic School Wide-Book Fair

September 20th – OPEN HOUSE 6-8pm

September 28th – Fall Birthday Breakfast (Sept, Oct & Nov)


October 3rd – Fire Prevention Presentation Grades K-2

October 5th – National Lee Denim Day – Breast Cancer Awareness Parade and Fundraiser, Band and Cheerleaders (K-8)

October 1-5th – School Spirit Week (The League)

October 9th – National Hispanic Month Recognition

October 12th – Fall Festival

October 24th – Unity Day “Band Together To Banish Bullying”

October 31st – Halloween Parade and Schoolwide Celebration with Bobcat Marching Band



Schoolwide Thanksgiving Food Drive – 1st – 17th

November 1st – Fall Pictures

November 15th – Parent/Teacher Conferences 1-7pm

November 20th – Thanksgiving Luncheon – Volunteers and Newark PD Turkey Dinner Donations

November 27th – Kindergarten Van Buren Library Trip (3 Classes)

November 28th – WASCA Meeting  / Student of the Month Awards (K-8) for Sept, Oct & Nov

November 29th – Kindergarten Van Buren Library Trip (3 Classes)

November 30th – Kindergarten Van Buren Library Trip (2 Classes)

November 30th – Trip to East Side High School (Grade 8)


Starting on Nov. 26 to Dec. 14th “Make a Wish Foundation” Letters to Santa.  The Believe Campaign

December 6th – Santa Pictures K-4 & Club Pictures for the Yearbook

December 7th – Staff Holiday Party 6-10pm

December 14th – Winter Birthday Breakfast (Dec, Jan & Feb)

December 16th – Middle School Holiday Dance (tentative)

December 18th – 19th – Band/Chorus Holiday Concert

December 20th – Teacher Holiday Concert


January 2-11th – Random Acts of Kindness (The League)

January 4th – Three Kings Performance

January 8th – Parent Meeting for Rising 8th Graders – High School Application Process (6-8pm)

January 16th – WASCA Meeting / Student of the Month Awards K-8 for Dec. & Jan.

January 8th – Ring Ceremony (8th Grade)

January 22-25th – Red National Drug Free Week: Guidance Counselor Brings Awareness To All Students VIA Daily Annoucements and Planned Classroom Activities

January 23rd – PARCC Parent Meeting Grades 3-8 (6-7pm)

January 23rd – Museum of Natural History Field Trip (Grade 5)


February 1st – Go Red For Women – All staff and students will wear red and jeans and donate $1 to the American Heart Institute

February 4-5th – Partnership with Vision To Learn: Students get screened for eyeglasses (K-8)

February 4-8th – Black History Month Projects (K-8)

February 6-14th – Scholastic Schoolwide Book Fair

February 8th – Art From the Heart: Send cards to nursing homes for the elderly

February 13th – 10oth Day of School Celebration

February 13th – Parent Teacher Conferences 1-7pm

February 15th  – Valentine’s Day Dance

February 20th – 8th Grade Graduation Pictures

February 22nd – Black History Luncheon

February 22nd – Field Trip NJPAC Grade 3


March 1-25th – Fraternity Without Borders – schoolwide campaign to raise money for the elderly in Mozambique, to build a home

March 1st – Dr. Suess Read Across America Activities Grades K-3

March 4th-8th  – National Women’s History Month – book biography displays (K-8)

March 15ht – St. Patrick’s Day Parade with Bobcat Band

March 19th – Spring Pictures (K-8)

March  20th – WASCA Meeting / Student of the Month Awards (K-8) for February & March

March 22nd – Career Day (Gr. 6-8)

March 25-29th – Schoolwide STEM Fair

March 29th -Spring Brirthday Breakfast (March, April, May)

March 29th – Trenton State House Grade 4

March 29th – Liberty Science Center Presentation K-2