Wilson Avenue School-Wide Events SY 19-20


September 3rd – Superindendent Visit

September 16-20TH – Scholastic School Wide-Book Fair

September 19th – OPEN HOUSE 6-8pm

September 27th – Fall Birthday Breakfast (Sept, Oct & Nov)


October 4th – National Lee Denim Day – Breast Cancer Awareness Parade and Fundraiser, Band and Cheerleaders (K-8)

September 30 – October 4th – School Spirit Week (The League)

October 2nd – Fire Prevention Presentation Grades K-2

October 4th – National Hispanic Month Recognition

October 11th – Fall Festival

October 16th – WASCA Meetings / Student of the Month Awards (K-8) for Sept. and Oct.

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

October 25th – Fall Pictures

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



Schoolwide Thanksgiving Food Drive – 1st – 15th

November 21st – Parent/Teacher Conferences 1-7pm

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

November 12th – Kindergarten Van Buren Library Trip (3 Classes)

November 20th – WASCA Meeting  / Student of the Month Awards (K-8) for Nov. and Dec.

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

November 14th – Kindergarten Van Buren Library Trip (2 Classes)

November 15th – Trip to East Side High School (Grade 8)


Starting on December 2nd – December 11th  “Make a Wish Foundation” Letters to Santa.  The Believe Campaign

December 5th – Santa Pictures K-4 & Club Pictures for the Yearbook

December 6th – Staff Holiday Party 6-10pm

December 13th – Winter Birthday Breakfast (Dec, Jan & Feb)

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

December 20th – Teacher Holiday Concert


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

January 6th – Three Kings Performance

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

January 17th – Ring Ceremony (8th Grade)

January 22nd – WASCA Meeting / Student of the Month Awards K-8 for January

January 22-24th – Red National Drug Free Week: Guidance Counselor Brings Awareness To All Students VIA Daily Annoucements and Planned Classroom Activities

January 28th – 8th Grade Pictures

January 30th – 8th Grade Picture Makeup – Club Pictures


February 7th – 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 26th – Black History Month Projects (K-8)

February 18-24thth – Scholastic Schoolwide Book Fair

February 18th – Art From the Heart: Send cards to nursing homes for the elderly

February 14th – 10oth Day of School Celebration

February 20th – Parent Teacher Conferences 1-7pm

February 14th  – Valentine’s Day Dance

February 20th – 8th Grade Graduation Pictures

February 22nd – Black History Luncheon


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

March 2nd – Dr. Suess Read Across America Activities Grades K-3

March 17th – St. Patrick’s Day Parade with Bobcat Band

March  18th – WASCA Meeting / Student of the Month Awards (K-8) for February & March

March 19th – Spring Pictures (K-8)

March 20th – Career Day (Gr. 6-8)

March 23-30th – Schoolwide STEM Fair

March 25th – NJSLA Parent Meeting

March 26th  – National Women’s History Month – book biography displays (K-8)

March 27th -Spring Brirthday Breakfast (March, April, May)

March 30-April 3rd – Spring Spirit Week


April 2nd – National Autism Awareness Activities

April 3rd – NJSLA Pep Rally

April 7th – Easter Bunny Pictures (K)

April 22nd – Earth Day Activities

April 28th – WASCA Meeting / Student of the Month Awareds (K-8) for April and May

April 28th – Kindergarten Cap and Gown Pictures

April 29th – Bring Your Child To Work Day

April and May – Parent Academy Workshops 6-8pm


May 1st – Law Day Event Grades 6-8

May 2nd – Music and Art in the Park Participation

May 4-8th – Teacher Appreciation Week

May 8th – Staff Appreciation Lunch

May 11-13th – STEAM Expo at NJIT

May 18-22nd – School-wide Art Exhibit Grades K-8

May 20th – Art Show and Parent Night

May 22nd – National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony Grades 6-8

May 26-29th – Scholastic Book Fair

May 28th – Spring Concert (Grades K-2 in AM) (Grades 3-5 in PM)

May 29th – Spring Concert (Grades 6-8 in AM)


June 1-3 – Awards Ceremony K-8

June 5th – End of the year/Retirement Party

June 5th – Summer Birthday Breakfast (June-Aug)

June 6th – Cheerleading District Competition

June 8th – Parent Volunteer Luncheon

June 11th – RAMP Concert at NJPAC Grade 4

June 12th – Fun Day (K-8)

June 14th – Portuguese Parade (all clubs, parents, staff march in the parade)

June 17th – 8th Grade Semi-Formal

June 17th – Kindergarten Dress Rehearsal

June 18th – Kindgergarten Graduation

June 19th – 8th Grade Graduation Rehearsal

June 22nd – 8th Grade Graduation

June 22nd – Report Card Distribution.  Last Day for Staff and Students 1pm Dismissal