02-01-2018 School news & Calendars

WATERVLIET NORTH SCHOOL ROCK STARS… for the month of January 2018 are pictured (from the left): Irvin Hernandez is a 5th grade student in Mrs. Laws’ classroom. Irvin is well mannered and polite. His kindness to everyone is commendable. His leadership has made our classroom even better! Kaitlyn Angelo is a 4th grade student in Mrs. Tilly’s room. Kaitlyn is very helpful, kind, and responsible. She is always participating in class activities and gives full effort in every subject. Kaitlyn is also very willing to help other students. Lucadis Fonseca is a 3rd grade student in Mrs. Bohle’s room. Lucadis always has a smile on his face. He takes great pride in the classroom and his behavior. He is very respectful and kind to everyone! Great job to all the Rock Stars, keep up the great behavior and work ethic! Thank you to Burger King for donating gift certificates.

THIS “KUTE KID” is… Benjamin Charles Mercado born 12/11/16, pictured here at approximately 11 months. His parents are David and Rebecca (Bachman) Mercado of Holland, Michigan. Benjamin is the grandson of Dennis and Debora Bachman of Coloma. His great-grandparents are Ray and Marla Cerny of Benton Harbor.

Watervliet Public Schools Calendar of Events

Thursday, February 1 MS Wrestling at Fennville SAC Meet, 5:00 p.m.; 9th Grade Boys Basketball, home (MS gym) vs. Kal. Christian, 5:30 p.m.; JV Girls & Boys Basketball, Home vs. Fennville, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m. Friday, February 2 Elementary Schools Spirit Day; Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball at Fennville, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 3 MS White Girls Basketball, Home vs. TBA, 9:00 a.m.; MS Maroon Girls Basketball at St. Joseph Tournament, 9:00 a.m.; Varsity Wrestling at Coloma SAC Tournament, 9:00 a.m. Monday, February 5 MS White Girls Basketball at Saugatuck, 4:00 & 5:30 p.m.; 9th Grade Boys, JV Girls & Boys Basketball, Home vs. Saugatuck, 4:15, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.; PTO Meeting, South School, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 6 North School Choir, 3:10 p.m.; North Choir Meeting, 4:30 p.m.; Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball at Saugatuck, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 7 2 HOUR EARLY DISMISSAL; MS Maroon Girls Basketball, Home vs. Lakeshore, 4:00 & 5:30 p.m. Thursday, February 8 Berrien County Playgroup at South School, 9:30 a.m.; 9th Grade Boys, JV Girls & Boys Basketball at Coloma, 4:15, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.; MS White Girls Basketball at Hartford, 5:00 & 6:30 p.m.; Division 4, District 211 Varsity Wrestling Meet at Watervliet with Bangor, Lawrence & Hartford, 6:00 p.m. Friday, February 9 6th Grade Field Trip to Five Pines; MS Dance, MS Gym, 3:00-5:00 p.m.; Varsity Girls & Boys Basketball at Coloma, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, February 10 All HS Basketball at Hartford: 9th Grade Boys, 3:00 p.m.; JV Boys & Varsity Girls, 4:30 p.m.; Varsity Boys & JV Girls, 6:00 p.m.; Rec Council Softball & Baseball Sign-up, HS Cafeteria, 12:00-3:00 p.m.

HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS OF THE WEEK… for January 22-26, 2018 are (from the left): 9th Grade – Luis Barcenas Perez, student of Luis Barcenas Perez & Maria Perez Gonzalez; 10th Grade – Joseph Beebe, student of John Hall & Denise Beebe and Annie Smith; 11th Grade – Emmanuel (Danny) Martinez-Guerra, student of Eva Martinez-Guerra; 12th Grade – Garrett Brandt, student of Gregg Brandt & Laura Burfield and Theresa Brandt. Congratulations to these “Students of the Week” and keep up the great work!