Welcome to the Woodside Home & School Website!

Woodside Home & School is a parent/teacher group which helps fund raise and coordinate exciting events for the families of Woodside Elementary School part of Hamilton School District located in Sussex, Wisconsin.

Through great partnerships between parents and staff, Woodside Home and School enhances the children’s learning environment by providing support to staff, students and the entire school program; organizing events, enabling communication throughout the school community, and providing financial support.

We are going paperless!  Click here to learn more!

Consider becoming an event coordinator! Click here to learn more!

If you are interested in volunteering, view our VolunteerSpot page to see all available Volunteer Opportunities. If an upcoming event is not listed yet, fill out our volunteer interest form and a coordinator will contact you!

Thanks for stopping by!

Marcus movie ticket/gift cards on sale now through December 13!

Heading to the movies? Need gifts for the holidays, upcoming birthdays, or just planning ahead for a snowy day? Consider purchasing your Marcus tickets and gift cards here (gift cards also accepted by FANDAGO)! You will save money and support Woodside Home & School.

Additionally, orders will include $3 Snack Cash for every 2 tickets purchased, and $5 Snack Cash for each $25 gift card purchased – so stock up now. All order forms, including student and teacher’s name, and checks made payable to Woodside Home and School, should be sent to school by Friday, December 14, for delivery via kid mail by Friday, December 20.

Questions, please contact Jessica Ziegler – zieglerj525@gmail.com

Culvers Night 2019

It is that time again! Join your friends and neighbors for the upcoming Woodside Family Night at Culver’s in Sussex! We had a FABULOUS turn out earlier last year, raising HUNDREDS of DOLLARS for Home & School!
If you visit Culver’s on November 12th or 13th and present them with the coupon below when you order, 10% of the purchase will go to Woodside Home & School!!
When is it?
Tuesday, November 12 — 5K, 2nd and 4th grades
Wednesday, November 13 — 1st and 3rd grades
(Can’t make your grade’s night? Come on the other one!)
You can go at any time of the day on November 12th or 13th! However, Woodside Staff will be serving meals from 4:30-8:00 PM on both days.
This fundraiser cannot be much simpler:
1. Click on the coupon below (you can also click the banner picture in this event!)
3. Go to Culver’s
4. Present the cashier with your coupon and: 10% of your order will go to Woodside Home & School
Enjoy a night out with your family!
Culver’s Coupon (Click to print): 

The Woodside Spirit Wear Store has launched!

The direct link for the site is :  https://bsg.chipply.com/woodside

Sale is open now through November 12th, and items will be delivered to Woodside by 12/17.


When ordering, it is important that the first and last name of the student is listed under “Customer Information” and that a grade is selected.  All items will be delivered to classrooms and sent home with the listed student unless the “Christmas Gift” option is chosen at checkout.  If “Christmas Gift” is chosen, then items will be left in the office and parents will be able to pick them up there.   At checkout, the “Christmas Gift” option can be found at the bottom of the grade list (after the regular ones are listed).

Questions can be directed to me at JennRuis@gmail.com or 414-915-0565.


November 21st Teacher Refreshment Dinner

For the last Fall Teacher Refreshment Dinner we are planning a soup & salad dinner for the teachers during conferences on Thursday, November 21st.


We again need your help with making or buying food & supplies and assistance with set-up and clean-up for this meal.


You can sign up to volunteer in 3 easy steps:

  1. Click this link to see our Sign-Up on https://signup.com/go/BxYFNca
  2. Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.
  3. Sign up! It’s Easy – you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on Signup.com.

Note: Signup.com does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact Alison Coulis and she can sign you up manually.
If you have any further questions please contact either of the Teacher Refreshment Committee Co-Coordinators listed below:

Alison Coulis: alisoncoulis@gmail.com, 262-510-4311

Monica Semenske: mmatte0822@hotmail.com, 262-424-0898

Thursday November 7th Teacher Refreshment Dinner

Thank you, thank you, thank you to those who have kindly signed up to provide food and supplies for the Teacher Refreshment Dinner on Thursday, November 7th. Because of your generosity nearly all spots have been filled…just need a few more bags of salad! To confirm what you have signed up for please click here: https://signup.com/go/ftsjdan


Please have all food and supplies to the Teacher’s Lounge by 2:30pm, on the 7th. Label your item “Teacher Refreshment Dinner – 11/7” and place items either on the back counter or in the frig. If you signed up to, or would like to donate money to go toward the cost of the pizza, please send money in an envelope, clearly labeledHome & School Pizza Money Donation – 11/7 Dinner, in your child’s folder by MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4th. Any amount helps, thank you!

If you have any further questions please contact either of the Teacher Refreshment Committee Co-Coordinators listed below:

Alison Coulis: alisoncoulis@gmail.com, 262-510-4311

Monica Semenske: mmatte0822@hotmail.com, 262-424-0898

SpookTacular Volunteers Needed!

Woodside’s Halloween Spooktacular needs your help
The Woodside Spooktacular will take place on Friday, Nov 1 from 6-8 PM. This Halloween costume dance is fun for the whole family! All children must be accompanied by a parent. Donations and volunteers are needed. Sign up now! https://signup.com/go/MKoLiwY



Shop Amazon Smile

You Shop. Amazon Gives. As an official charitable organization, when you shop with AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to Woodside Home and School! Simple to do and free to you. Use our unique charity link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-3613718

Or click the banner below!

Mad Science Fall 2019

Fantastic Forces & Flight
Mad Science After-School Program
By the World’s Leading Fun Science Provider
Brand New Classes!!!
Mad Science offers fun, inquiry-based, hands-on, after-school programs that cover a wide range of science topics.
Your child will even come home with a take-home project!

Topics Covered this year:

  • Flight!
  • Engineering!
  • Magic!
  • Physics!
  • And Much More!

Mad Science After School Programs

  • Meet national and state science curriculum standards.
  • Are led by trained, qualified, and dynamic instructors.
  • Follow professional lesson plans.
  • Use unique equipment and original materials.

Details: Tuesdays 3:50 – 4:50 pm
Class Dates: 6 week program – Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 10, 2019
Cost: $113.00, or register ONLINE by 10/29/19 to receive an automatic discount!!

Payment Plans available for Online Registrations!
• Appropriate for students in K – 5th grade
• All classes held on site. Classes will be split as needed.
• All classes include cool take home items.
• Registration Deadline: Friday, November 1, 2019

Visit our website http://Milwaukee.madscience.org to take advantage of the Early Bird Special.

Or Mail Registration form and full price payment to:
Mad Science, 5010 W Ashland Way, Franklin, WI 53132

Questions??? Call 414-858-9990

Mad Science Flyer Fall 2019