Welby Mission and Vision:
We are a community of learners.
We are students, parents, teachers, and staff working together to create a culture of learning to conquer hard things and grow together. We will create a safe environment where mistakes are a stepping stone to success through data driven, collaborative, and reflective practices.
2019-2020 School Year:
Tuesday, August 20th - School Begins (2nd - 6th Grades)
Tuesday, August 20th - Meet and Greet: 1st Grade
Wednesday, August 21st - School Begins for 1st Grade
Tuesday, August 20th - Tuesday, August 27th - Individual Kindergarten Testing Appointments
Wednesday, August 28th - Kindergarten Begins
Welby is now on Twitter and Instagram:
Back To School Night:
Thursday, August 22nd
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
If you have a child that will be in Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year, please stop in at the main office and let one of our secretaries know.
Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program designed to encourage students to read quality literature.
GRADES 5/6 - 2019/2020
|The Girl Who Drank the Moon||Kelly Barnhill|
|Ruby Holler||Sharon Creech|
|Bud, Not Buddy||Christopher P. Curtis|
|City of Ember: The First Book of Ember||Jeanne DuPrau|
|Fortunately, the Milk||Neil Gaiman|
|Found||Margaret P. Haddix|
|Ida B . . . and Her plans to Maximize Fun, Avoid Disaster, and (Possibly) Save the World||Katherine Hannigan|
|Regarding the Fountain: A Tale, in Letters, of Liars, and Leaks||Kate Klise & M. Sarah Klise|
|Snow Treasure||Marie McSwigan|
|War Horse||Michael Morpurgo|
|The False Prince||Jennifer A. Nielsen|
|Lincoln's Last Days: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever||Bill O'Reilly|
|Bridge to Terabithia||Katherine Paterson|
|Summer of the Monkeys||Wilson Rawls|
|Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone||J.K. Rowling|
|Night of the Twisters||Ivy Ruckman|
|Dealing With Dragons: The Enchanted Forest Chronicles||Patricia Wrede|
GRADES 3/4 - 2019/2020
|The Chalk Box Kid||Clyde R. Bulla|
|Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs||Betty G. Birney|
|Wanted. . . Mud Blossom||Betsy Byars|
|Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher||Bruce Coville|
|Out of My Mind||Sharon M. Draper|
|The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog||John R. Erickson|
|Pocket Full of Colors||Amy Guglielmo|
|The Million Dollar Shot||Dan Gutman|
|Earthquake Terror||Peg Kehret|
|Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad||Ellen Levine|
|Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School and Other Scary Things||Lenore Look|
|A Handful of Stars||Cynthia Lord|
|All About Sam||Lois Lowry|
|Sarah, Plain and Tall||Patricia McLachlan|
|Helen's Big World: The Life of Helen Keller||Doreen Rappaport|
|The Best School Year Ever||Barbara Robinson|
|Rowan of Rin||Emily Rodda|
|Each Little Bird That Sings||Deborah Wiles|
New to Welby?
Click here to enroll your child online if you are new to Jordan School District
Click here if you are enrolling a new child, but have a Skyward Family Access Account
Leader of the Week
Thursdays at 8:20
Wear school colors every Friday!
Wear your Welby shirt or sweatshirt, a red or mostly red shirt, or a black or mostly black shirt to count for the PTA prize.