The Woodside Spirit Wear Store has launched!

The direct link for the site is :

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 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
  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

Note: 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:, 262-510-4311

Monica Semenske:, 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:


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:, 262-510-4311

Monica Semenske:, 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!



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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 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

Sussex Scholastic Chess Club 2019-2020

  • Do you play chess?
  • Are you looking to play with friends your age?
  • Do you want to improve your game?
  • Are you new to chess and want to learn how to play?

Then join us and students from the area for Chess Club!

Chess Club will meet 16 times on Mondays from 6:00-7:15 in the library at Woodside Elementary School.

All meetings include a tutorial from Coach Al, Chess Consultant trained by the Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation (WSCF) and a Team T-shirt.

There is a $65 registration fee (please make checks out to Woodside Chess Club).

Chess Scholars are encouraged to play in organized tournaments (usually on Saturdays) conducted by the WSCF representing Sussex Scholastic Chess Club.

A fun-filled day of chess with kids from all over the area. Participants earn medals and Top finishers earn trophies for individual and team points. Club meeting dates for 2019/2020:

  • October 21, 28
  • November 18, 25
  • December 9, 16
  • January 6, 13, 27
  • February 3, 10, 17, 24
  • March 2, 9, 16

Meetings cancelled due to inclement weather will not be made up.

Please register at your earliest convenience, using the attached form.

If you have additional questions please contact Paul & Robin Le Duc at 262-820-2488 or

WOLF 2019-2020 Schedule Announced!

Love exploring outside?

Enjoy spending time with family, friends, and nature?

Then come be a WOLF!

WOLF (Woodside’s Outdoor Learning Families) family nature club is expanding to include all of our awesome elementary schools. With events scheduled throughout the year, WOLF will explore Woodside’s Timberwolf Trail and other local natural areas such as the Retzer Nature Center and the Ice Age National Scenic Trail. While WOLF emphasizes on exploration and collaboration, the most important element is family time.

Come learn more about WOLF and explore the Timberwolf Trail on Tuesday, September 24th at 6PM in Woodside’s LGA. Please contact Peter Dargatz at with any questions. Be a WOLF!

*Tentative 2019-2020 WOLF Schedule on back


WOLF 2019-2020 Schedule (tentative)

Date Location Agenda
September 24th Woodside Intro to WOLF & Timberwolf Trail Tour
October Retzer Retzer Nature Center Exploration
November Woodside Nature “Thanksgiving”
January Woodside Snowshoeing
February 4th Retzer Planetarium show at Retzer Nature Center
March Woodside Citizen Science Presentation – Waukesha Conservation in Parks
April Woodside Prairie Planting Party
May Retzer Pond & Pull Event
June TBD WOLF Field Trip

Young Rembrandts 2019 Fall Session

Drawing Classes for Kids at Woodside!

Come join us after school for our Fall 1 Session. Back-to-school is in full swing at Young Rembrandt’s. Students will strengthen their marker skills as they draw a detailed gumball ma-chine. We’ll travel back in time to the age of the pharaohs as we illustrate a decorative Egyptian headdress. Sign up today!


3:55 – 4:55 p.m.
9/19 – 12/5 (8-Week Session)
No Class 10/24,11/7,11/21,11/28


EASY PAY Option:
$54.50 upon enrollment plus
one mid-session payment of $54.50




Young Rembrandts
W160 N8258 Pine Tree Ct.
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Phone: 262-409-1846
Don Eisenhauer

Click Here for the YR Flyer: Woodside Fall I 2019 Flyer – C