Wildwood Elementary
8698 75th Street North
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone 651.407.2100
Fax 651.407.2125
Attendance 651.407.2108


On December 9th from 4-7pm, Wildwood and OHA families are invited to attend an “Hour of Code” event held at Wildwood Elementary in the Media Center.  This is an international event to increase the understanding of how technology works and to teach foundational 21st century skills.  In the first annual Hour of Code last year, 15 million students tried computer science in one week.  This year, students worldwide are joining together in hopes to reach 100 million people!
With programming and coding activities, students move from the role of being a “consumer” of someone else’s work/app/game to becoming a “creator” of their own design.
The event is free and casual. No sign-up is needed; come for as short or long as your family can. Students do need to be accompanied by an adult; this is not a drop-off and leave event.  Mahtomedi HS students will be assisting students with fun computer programming programs in the computer lab (students can even choose to program the characters from Frozen!), various programming iPad apps, and programmable robots.
Although all students will be working on a programming and coding unit in their K-5 Media class in December, this Hour of Code event will extend beyond that curriculum and expose them to other programming activities and concepts. Resources will be provided to families who wish to continue their learning.
Watch this video to learn more about the Hour of Code: http://safeshare.tv/w/xxJRHNHkfA
Click here to learn more about the international Hour of Code event.
For any questions, please contact Jean Oswald, Wildwood Library Media Specialist
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Phone Numbers
Main Office: (651) 407-2100
Preschool: (651) 407-2441
School FAX: (651) 407-2125
Mark Hamre, Principal (651) 407-2101
Nanette Chow, Secretary (651) 407-2102
Judy Burshten, Receptionist (651) 407-2103
Joe Pendleton, Psychologist (651) 407-2122

School Hours:  9:15-3:35

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School Calendar

November 27-28  Thanksgiving Break, No School
December 1-December 12 Kids Giving to Kids Toy Drive
December 4 2nd Grade Puppet Show
December 5  Kindergarten Dad's Day
December 5  1st Grade Field Trip to Orchestra Hall
December 9 The Hour of Code, 4:00-7:00 pm, Wildwood Media Center
December 10 PTO Parent Forum Meeting, 9:30 am at  DEC
December 12  WW and OHA Roller-Skating  at Saints North, 5:15-7:15 pm
December 23  All School Sing-a-long for Staff and Students
December 24-Jan. 2  Winter Break, No School
January 6-8  CBM Testing
January 13-21  MAP Testing
January 15  Kindergarten Winter Frolic
January 15 End of 2nd Quarter
January 16  Staff Development Day, No School
January 16  WW and OHA Roller Skating at Saints North, 5:15-7:15 pm
January 19 Martin Luther King Jr, Day, No School
January 23  All School Meeting for Staff and Students, 9:25 am
January 30  Kindergarten Mom's Day

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