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Open enrollment for the 2014-15 academic year will begin in February for preschool - 6th grade learners.
Applications are available here.
Call for a tour today at 319-338-6061
or request more information here.
Upcoming Events at Willowwind:
Donate to Willowwind's Annual Campaign!
Celebrate Willowwind's friends and family through this year's Annual Fund. To make a contribution to Willowwind's
2013 Annual Campaign, click here.
Thursday, November 21st
On November 21st, conferences will begin at 2:30 p.m. Please email your child's teacher to sign up for a conference meeting time. If you're in need of childcare during your conference, please click here to email Amber and RSVP.
Running Club Ends on November 20th
As the weather cools, Running Club will take a break from meetings for the winter season on November 20th. Running Club will resume in the spring and reminders will go out to parents when warmer weather approaches. Thank you for participation! We hope that all students (and our chaperones!) had a blast.
Preschool Harvest Feast
Tuesday, November 26th from 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
The season of giving is here. Our much anticipated Thanksgiving Feast is just around the corner. Montessori preschool families can click here to RSVP to the Harvest Feast potluck, which will occur on Tuesday, November 26 at the River Community Church's Fellowship Hall (across the street from Willowwind).
Celebrate the Arts at Willowwind's Performing Arts Night
Thursday, December 5th from 4:00-5:00 p.m. at the River Community Church
On behalf of Willowwind's theater, choir and band students, you are invited to join our community in a celebration of our school's arts programming at The River Community Church (across the street from Willowwind). Performances will run from 4:00-4:45 p.m and refreshments will be served at 5:00.
Please bring your support and applause to this event as we gather to
congratulate Willowwind's talented students!
First Friday Spirit Day
Friday, December 6th, 2013
Don't forget to send your child to school in their navy and yellow spirit wear on Friday, December 6th for Willowwind's Spirit Day! All students and faculty wearing the school colors will be eligible to win a prize.
December's First Friday Parent Coffee
Friday, December 6th, 2013 from 8:20 - 9:30 a.m.
Join fellow Willowwind parents for an engaging discussion, warm coffee and homemade treats! Friday Parent Coffees are brought to you by Willowwind Friends & Family (WFF). WFF helps Willowwind community members work together to support child, and school, growth and development. To find out how you can participate in this group, please email WFF contact Gretchen Rice at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday Preschool Story Time
Saturday, December 7th from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
As the leaves fall and days shorten, Willowwind's Montessori students focus on seasonal changes, winter and snow. Bring your child to this lively, interactive story time and enjoy a Montessori-influenced lesson from Willowwind's own Preschool Co-teachers, Rachel Klein and Virginia Dreier. Children ages 2-5 and their parents will use their mind, bodies and imaginations to tell stories, read books about winter and create a fun seasonal craft! To RSVP, email Willowwind
School's Program Director, Katherine Anderson, at email@example.com
or call 319-338-6061.
Preschool to Kindergarten Transition Night
Tuesday, December 10th
Save the date! With re-enrollment around the corner, we hope to see our preschool families for this special event. More details will be coming soon.
Save the Date! Annual Auction and Gala
Saturday, February 8th from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. at Hotel Vetro
We are thrilled to announce that the Willowwind Foundation Board has secured a venue for our 2014 Spring Gala and Auction. Save the date, secure a babysitter and get ready for a fun night out with Willowwind faculty, staff, parents, alumni and community members! More details to be announced. If you'd like to use your parent service hours to make this year's auction a success, please email Andria Gibson at firstname.lastname@example.org to see how you can help.
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