Week of 3/9/2020

Staff Corner

Meet Ms. Horgan!  She was recently hired as a counselor at Adams. She has taught in various positions and in a few buildings throughout the district.  From Middle and High School ELA to most recently a counselor at Franklin Middle School, she has been an asset to this district.

In her free time, she enjoys reading, working out, going to the movies and spending time with family and friends.  We look forward to having her as part of our team!


No School – Tuesday, March 10th

There will be no school for students K-6 due to election polling in buildings.

Spring Picture Day- Wednesday, March 11th

Spring Picture Day will be on March 11th.  Please use the link below to place an order online, or send in your picture envelope the day of.

Picture Day Online Ordering

Half Day Reminder – Thursday, March 12th

We will have a 1/2 day of school on March 12th.  Students will be dismissed at 11:10 am.  Please make the necessary arrangements to accommodate this schedule change.

Mobile Dentist – March 16th

The mobile dentist will be here on March 16th.  Please submit the paperwork sent home that is required to ensure your child will be seen by the dentist.


Hungry Howie’s Fundraiser – Due March 17th

We are selling Hungry Howie’s Pizza certificates.  For every certificate sold, the school will get $4.00!  Only cash or money order will be accepted.  All orders must be turned in no later than March 17, 2020.  Certificates will be delivered at the end of the month!

Battle of the Books!

In honor of reading month, we will be hosting a battle of the books competition during March!  Students will read books and come together to demonstrate their abilities and test their knowledge of the books they have read. The competition is similar in style to the TV series Family Feud. Students are responsible to read at home and will practice with their team during lunch once a week.

Stay tuned for updates from team coaches throughout the month as we prepare for the competition!

Friday Basketball with Coach

Students that work hard in class all week and meet goals, earn Friday basketball with our Climate and Culture Coach.  Our students LOVE this!  Take a look below!

6th Grade Responsible Decision Making Tips

Read to find out how you can help guide your child to make responsible decisions.

6th Grade Responsible Decision Making Tips

Social Skill of the Week

Each week we focus on a new social skill.  Please practice this skill with your child at home.

Asking for Help

  • Look at the person
  • Ask the person if he or she has time to help
  • Clearly explain the kind of help you need
  • Thank the person for helping

Wayne-Westland Online Learning Informational Meeting

This meeting will take place on March 31, 2020 at Stevenson Middle School.  The meeting will start at 6:00 pm.

Next Early Release Day – April 21, 2020

April 21st will be an Early Release Day. Students will be released from school at 1:50 pm. Please make necessary arrangements for your child. Our transportation department will follow their normal routes, beginning at 1:50 pm. If you pick your child up from school, please be mindful of our early release time if you need to make adjustments to your schedule. Bright Futures will begin at 1:50 pm.

Do You Shop at Kroger?

Please help Adams earn cash through Kroger’s Community Rewards Program. The money Kroger kicks back to the school will directly benefit classrooms and students! Follow the link below, search Adams Upper Elementary, and you will be able to enroll.  Please share this with family and friends that shop at Kroger.

Kroger Rewards

Norwayne Boxing Youth Development Program

The Norwayne Boxing Gym is pleased to announce a youth development program that focuses on the four corners of achievement – athletics, academics, community and leadership at no cost for your 8-18 year old. To register, please call the director Jan. Her contact information is in the attachment below. If transportation is needed, those arrangements can be made with her.

Youth Development Information

Adams Gear Online Store

Are you or your student in need of Adams gear?  Use the link below to place your order!

Adams Online Store


Transition Timeline – Click Here

Upcoming Events

  • 4/6 – 4/13 – Spring Break
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