• 04-24-2020 Willow River News

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    Teacher Appreciation Week is Coming Soon!

    Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4-8, and we would like to send your “Shout Outs” to Willow River staff members. Please to let us know who you would like to acknowledge, and Mrs. Osterhues will announce it on the Raider Report!


    Stay Connected with the Willow River Raider Report

    Mrs. Enberg (and her lovely co-host/daughter, Evelyn) are producing daily segments of the Willow River Raider Report

    Be sure to tune in each day to stay connected with your Willow River Elementary community. Mrs. Enberg would like students to submit video clips for the Raider Report – you can do a special report, the Willow River pledge, the Pledge of Allegiance, or a weather report! To submit a video clip (.mp4 or .mov files preferred), please email Mrs. Enberg


    Parent Input Forms for 2020-2021 School Year

    If you wish to have input in the class placement process, please complete the by the end of April 2020.  If you feel the Willow River staff should make the class placement decision without any additional input from you, you do not need to complete this form.


    Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year is Now Open!

    The Hudson School District requires annual registration for its students, which can be completed online through Skyward Family Access. Navigate to the registration portal by logging into Family Access – the site is linked on the Hudson Raiders.org homepage. If you don’t remember your credentials, use the Forgot Your Login/Password? Link. for detailed instructions.


    Food Resources During the School Closure

    The Hudson School District will be providing FREE breakfast and lunch to families during the school closure. Meals are provided for children 18 years of age and under. 

     

    • School District meals will be distributed Monday through Thursday (Friday meals will be included in Thursday pick-up) from 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM in the north parking lot at Hudson High School. Please enter the parking lot from Oak Street. 

     

    The Hudson Area Backpack Program will be providing food to any family in the district who would like to participate.  

    • Pick-up at the First Presbyterian Church, 1901 Vine St.
    • Any family with children in the Hudson School District is eligible to register for this program. Fresh produce, dairy, meat/frozen, household supplies, and shelf stable foods will be distributed.
    • If you wish to participate, please register at:
    • Delivery is an option for families who cannot pick up food during this time:  
    • If you have questions or need assistance, please call 715.781.5781.  If you are interested in volunteering to help, please go to and signup for a shift. 

    If your family is in need of additional resources, please visit the website.

    Please complete the Hudson School District Meal Survey ONLY if you did not sign up previously (). Also, please enter the total number of children 18 years of age and younger that will need meals. If you signed up previously and would like to be removed from the list, please contact Nutrition Services at smithjudi@r-ronline.com or call 715.377.3717; press #1 to leave a message.


    Houlton Food Resource

    Family of Christ Church, located on the corner of County Road V and County Road E in Houlton, is hoping to help families during this difficult time.  If families are in need of food, please contact Connie in the Family of Christ Church Office (715-549-6140) to arrange to pick up food during the church’s office hours. Food deliveries can also be arranged.  

    • M-T: 8am-2pm
    • W-Th: 10am-2pm
    • F:  Closed

    Community Meal Resources

    FoodShare Outreach continues to help our neighbors!  Information and assistance is available over the phone from the comfort of your home!  Call or text 715-496-3121 to speak with your local outreach specialist, Maureen Wilson, or contact the Feeding WI helpline at 715-257-4558.   You can also email questions to mwilson@2harvest.org.


    Technology Support for Families

    During the school closure, the Hudson School District is asking families and staff to use the Google Form linked on this document to request technology support. This document will be frequently updated with additional support resources.   Also included here is a parent’s guide to online safety.