2015 Summer School Summer School is July 20, 2015-August 13, 2015 on Mondays-Thursdays. There is no summer school on Fridays. Summer School intervention is held in the morning at Woodridge from 8:30-11:30 am. Students who are signed up for the “Soaring into Preschool” class will not be offered school breakfast. The Portage School District will not be providing lunch for students. Enrichment classes are held at Muir from noon to 3:00 pm. If a student is participating in the morning intervention classes at Woodridge and plans to participate in the afternoon enrichment classes at Muir, the student will need to bring a lunch from home. Students may eat their lunch in Muir’s cafeteria before the afternoon sessions begin. If you have any questions concerning summer school, please contact Julie Beckwith at the Rusch Elementary School, 608-742-7376.
2015-2016 School Year Registration
Registration will be held at the John Muir cafeteria for Woodridge/Muir students. Parents will receive papers in the mail during the 1st week of August. Please fill out these forms and bring with you to registration. If for some reason you do not receive a mailing, please come to the registration anyway. There will be extra packets available at registration in the Muir office. Registration day is used to complete all necessary paperwork, pay school fees, sign up for bus transportation, speak to the school nurse, learn about Parent Club, and find out your child’s classroom teacher. Registration dates/times: Thursday, August 13, 2015 4:00-7:00 pm Friday, August 14, 2015 9:00 am-1:00 pm.
2015-2016 Woodridge Open House
Please join us for a night of checking out Woodridge school, viewing classrooms, and meeting your child’s teacher. Please use this time to ask any questions you may have. Thursday, August 27, 2015 4:00-6:00 pm.
2015-2016 First Day of School
School supplies will be provided by our school district and from donations. Students will only need to bring a backpack and tennis shoes for Phy. Ed. class. Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Woodridge School Day hours 8:00 am - 2:55 pm 2015-2016 School Pictures with Galley Studio Woodridge students will have their school pictures taken on Tuesday, September 15, beginning at 8:00 am.
During the fall of 2015, Woodridge will implement a k/1 multiage classroom. There have been some changes in enrollment at our school over the past three years and in order to meet the needs of our community we will have four kindergarten classrooms, four first grade classrooms and one k/1 multiage classroom. There is alot of educational research about multiage practices. Please click on the link below for an overview about multiage classrooms.