Last Weekly of the school year—we'll be back in the fall!

Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

The Waynflete Weekly is your primary information source for school-wide activities, division information, arts, athletics, and more. Check the calendar and sports hotline (774-7863, ext. 1100) for updates and weather-related news.

2018-2019 Academic Calendar
2019-2020 Academic Calendar

2018-2019 School Handbook
The Waynflete Wire

All School

June 30 is approaching!
The Waynflete Fund is our annual fundraising priority that helps create incredible opportunities for our students every day. We ask our entire community to come together in support of our school each year, and we are sincerely grateful to everyone who has already donated. Please consider a gift today and help us reach our goal of $700,000 by June 30!

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Health Forms Due by June 20
It is time to update your child's information in Magnus, our healthcare portal. Parents should have received an email with details about how to log in and what is required. Click here for detailed instructions. Please note: students may not participate in any Waynflete activities including attending class, physical education, athletics, preseason practices, LEAP Week (for Middle School students), or Outdoor Experience (for Upper School students) until all required forms are completed and submitted to the school. 

Questions? Contact Health Coordinator Abby Lord (alord@waynflete.org). Thank you for your prompt response.

Full Fun Days June 6 and 7
Thursday and Friday following the last day of school, Full Fun Days are open to students in EC through Grade 6. Register online under Enrichment/Afterschool.

Gear Store (last day) hours: Monday, June 3 - 2:45–3:45 p.m.
Don’t forget to honor your graduate or support the student in your life by visiting the Gear Store. We have Waynflete pennants, water bottles, mugs, sweatshirts, and more–all perfect items to show off your Waynflete pride. The Gear Store is open Monday, June 3 from 2:45-3:45 or by appointment at gear@waynflete.org.

There are a few yearbooks left for sale!
If you would like to purchase one, email Katrina at kstjohn@waynflete.org. They are $65 and can be paid for with a check to Waynflete School.

Please Claim Your Belongings Before Break - Remaining Lost & Found Items Will be Donated
Please encourage your child to look for lost belongings. We also invite parents to stop by campus to take a look as well.

Lost & Found Locations:

  • Gym
  • Arts Center - under the entrance stairs
  • Lower School - lobby
  • Middle School - outside Middle School office
  • Upper School - in the Student Center

Remaining items will be donated to local charities.

Sign Up for Flyers Camp!
Waynflete Flyers Camp
 still has spots available. Browse Flyers Camp programs for ages EC to Grade 9 on the summer website. We hope to see you this summer!

Waynflete Events - New Photos!
Browse photographs from Waynflete's recent sporting and performing arts events. Recently added photos:


Click here to view and purchase photos from these and other Waynflete events from Creative Images Photography.

Want to help get the word out about Waynflete?
Online school reviews have a big influence on school choice for prospective families. There are a number of online resources that provide information and reviews about schools. We encourage you to offer your perspective in a review.

Lower School

What's Happening in the Lower School?
Learn more about what's happening in Lower School by visiting program websites:  EC |  K-1 |  2-3 |  
4-5

And the Waynflete Wire (all-school blog)


4-5 Play Performance on June 4
On Tuesday, June 4, Grade 4-5 students will perform their end-of-year play in Franklin Theater at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Each performance will last about an hour and parents are invited to attend.

Last-Day-of-School Lower School Family Picnic on June 5
Lower School families are invited to attend a picnic on the last day of school, Wednesday, June 5, at the East End Playground and Park. We will begin as soon as people arrive after dismissal (around 12:30 p.m.). Contact your Class Parent if you have any questions.

June 5 Last Day of School: Afterschool will join picnic
The Afterschool Owls and Sandpipers programs will join families at the East End Playground from 12:30 to 4:00 p.m. Parents should pick up their child from the East End Playground and must provide a signature to sign out them from their Afterschool teacher when “checking out,” or taking over supervision of their child at the park.

Middle School

To find out what's been going on recently in Middle School, read the Waynflete Wire.


Sixth Grade Museum is OPEN Tomorrow!
The sixth grade museum project is open to family and friends tomorrow, May 31 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Please read the letter from grade 6 advisors with details about drop off/pick up times, packing list, etc.

Last 3 Days in Middle School

  • Monday, June 3 - last day of academic classes. Students will participate in a mini-class schedule and return iPads. 
  • Tuesday, June 4 - class picnics, rain or shine!
  • Wednesday, June 5 - eighth grade Goodbye Assembly, celebration, and farewells!

FleteCard Collection
In the Middle School, students will be asked to return their keycards (FleteCards) to advisors on the morning of Tuesday, June 4. They will not need their keycards for class picnics or the morning of June 5. If they do not have a keycard to turn in on June 4, they will be charged for a new keycard for September.

Upper School

To find out what's been going on recently in Upper School, read the Waynflete Wire.

Spring Letters from Lowell
Please read the following letters from Upper School Director Lowell Libby regarding important end-of-school-year events.

Senior Project Presentations on Friday, May 31
View the Senior Project presentation schedule.

Prom is Saturday June 1
Prom attendees will enjoy a wonderful evening from 8:30–11:30 p.m. at the Falmouth Country Club (1 Congressional Drive, Falmouth). Tickets for this event are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Upper School students may attend in pairs, groups, or individually. Attire is semi-formal. Click here for details. 

Class of 2019 Year-End Events
Congratulations to our Seniors! Baccalaureate takes place on campus on Thursday, June 6 and is for seniors and their immediate family members. Commencement is Friday, June 7 at 4:00 p.m. All are invited to Merrill Auditorium to celebrate the senior class.
Year-end events for graduating seniors

Commencement Information for Senior Parents
Parking and shuttle reminder: Waynflete is offering free ten-minute shuttles from campus to Merrill Auditorium starting at 2:25 p.m., leaving every 10-15 minutes until 3:50 p.m. Shuttles are available to faculty, staff, family, and friends and leave from behind Thomas House. The first return bus leaves for Waynflete five minutes after the conclusion of Commencement, with shuttles departing every 6-12 minutes for as long as needed. View the detailed schedule.

If you need to arrange for special parking for guests at Commencement, please contact Melissa Fox to request a parking pass for a spot outside Merrill Auditorium.

Athletics

Waynflete Athletics Calendar for 2019-2020 School Year
Click here to view the athletics calendar for the upcoming school year (including vacation commitments expected from varsity athletes).

Spring Varsity Sports Recognition Gathering on June 10
Coaches, athletes, and parents celebrate the spring season on Monday, June 10 at 4:00 p.m. in Franklin Theater. 
Dress for this event can be casual team gear since it is an afternoon event and some athletes might be coming straight from practices.

Spring 2019 Varsity Certificate Request Form 
Parents, please click here to request a certificate for your spring varsity athlete. Please make this request no later than Tuesday, June 4. Thank you.

Enrichment

Please visit the website for the most current information about Enrichment (AfterschoolFull Fun Days, Workshops, and Music Instruction) and Flyers Camp.

Start of Summer Camp
Flyers Start of Summer Camp starts on Monday, June 10 at Fore River Fields. Drop off campers after 8:00 a.m. at the Fields.

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