Name: Ms. R. Henderson
    Grade: 1st
    Class room:208
    Subject:  Math, Social Studies, Reading, Language Arts, Science
    Phone Ext:205-231-6800
    Welcome to First Grade!
    I am looking forward to teaching your child this 2017 - 2018 school year. I will work hard and expect to have a very successful school year.
    Here are a few things that you need to know to help your child succeed.
    These are my expectations for each child in first grade:
    • Come to school everyday and be on time(7:45 A.M.) Students are tardy at 8:01
    • Be prepared to listen and learn
    • Follow directions
    • Make every effort to complete all assignments
    • Abide by classroom, school, and system rules
    • Respect themselves, other students and faculty members at Wylam K-8


    Expectations of parents:
    • Make sure you child comes to school every day and on time(7:45 A.M)
    • Send a WRITTEN EXCUSE / Doctors excuse when your child is absent (otherwise it will be an unexcused absence)
    • Please try to avoid early check outs
    • READ with your child EVERYDAY
    • Show interest in what your child does at school - ask questions about what they did and learned
    • Encourage a POSITIVE ATTITUDE about school, students, and faculty and staff
    • Check and SIGN homework daily, test folders, and other papers sent home
    • Make sure your child is wearing the correct and complete school uniform( students can not wear jeans)
    • Make sure your child has all the necessary supplies for school
    • Respect your child, the students, and school personnel

    If you need to talk to me please feel free to send me a note or leave me a message in the office at 231-6800.

     Special note: If your child's mode of transportation changes please notify me in writing.