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Why Dearborn Jaguars FC & Dearborn Soccer Club? “Soccer For Everyone”

Programs for players ages 4-19 & all skills levels!

-Directors of Coaching
-Director of Goalkeeping
-40 Select Teams
-55 Recreational Teams
-17 Dearborn Jaguars Staff Coaches
-53 DSC Staff Coaches
-Over 400 Dearborn Jaguars Select Players
-Over 900 DSC Recreational Players
-Over 100 Dearborn Junior Jaguars Players
-Local Facilities that include Dearborn Public Schools, Crowley Park (The Largest Soccer Complex in Dearborn) and 5 Local Indoor Soccer Facilities

Reach out to one of our Directors or visit our website today to learn more about us!
www.DearbornSoccerClub.comwww.MichiganJaguarsFC.com/Dearborn

Mo Hijazi
Dearborn Jaguars Boys Director of Coaching
coachmohijazi@gmail.com
313-471-4916

Trevor King
Dearborn Jaguars Girls Director of Coaching
tkingdsc88@yahoo.com
248-767-3688

A heartfelt thank you to our SODA neighbors!

Our 5th graders and their families were thrilled to see so many neighbors out to cheer for them during their Dream Cruise promotion ceremony today. We were deeply appreciative for the support of our SODA neighbors as we strived to make this day special for our students.

The 5th grade promotion ceremony is a rite of passage that our students look forward to long before they enter 5th grade. In a year where there have been a lot of “new normals” for our students to adjust to, our teachers worked hard to find a way to make this a day to remember for them with the Dream Cruise concept.

Our staff lined the WB parking lot to wish our 5th graders continued success and kick off the Dream Cruise. Cruising the rest of the route without an audience would not have been as nearly as wonderful for our students as today’s experience of seeing neighbors lining the SODA streets to congratulate and encourage them as they move on to middle school.

From our Whitmore-Bolles family to yours, thank you for your support SODA neighbors.

Kristi Waddell, Principal

Join us on June 11 for the 5th Grade Dream Cruise promotion celebration!

Our 5th grade teachers had to get creative this year to find a way to celebrate the promotion of our 5th graders and they succeeded!

On Thursday, June 11 at 1:00 pm we will hold our first ever Whitmore-Bolles mobile promotion ceremony – the 5th Grade Dream Cruise. Fifth graders and their families will drive the perimeter of our parking lot, stopping at stations where teachers will hand them certificates and other items through the window. Families will the follow a designated route through the neighborhood. (See map below for route)

We’re hoping Whitmore families and neighbors will come outside along the neighborhood route to cheer our fifth graders on to successful middle school careers. We anticipate they will be cruising the route from 1:00-2:00. Feel free to make signs or banners with positive messages for our fifth graders or decorate your yard or car in any other way that is appropriate to recognize their accomplishments. (Only Whitmore-Bolles staff members will be allowed in the parking lot.)

Fifth grade families are encouraged to decorate their cars as well so that they are easily recognizable as they drive through the neighborhood. We are requesting that only parents or other adults drive the students and that everyone maintains a safe speed in the parking lot and through the neighborhood. We’re pretty sure your students will want you to go extra slow so that they can enjoy the positive attention they will recieve!

Your input needed! Please complete a survey concerning school re-opening for the 2020-21 school year.

The District’s School Re-Opening Committee will be looking for parent input through periodic surveys. Please respond so that your voice can be heard and included as the Committee works through possible re-opening plans.

The first survey can be accessed by clicking the following link. School ReOpen Committee Parent Survey #1 Please complete the survey by June 12th.

 For translation assistance to complete the survey, parents may call 313-580-2532 Monday June 8th through Friday June 12th 8:30a.m. through 4:30p.m. 

We appreciate your participation in the process! Please keep an eye out for future surveys as well. Thanks.

Pennies for Patients Fundraiser wrap up

Thanks so much to all who participated in our fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society this year. Our campaign was interrupted by the school closure, but many students brought their coin collection boxes to the belongings pickup Tuesday. Teachers turned in any boxes that were found in student desks.

If you still have coin boxes at home, you can either make a donation online to your student’s account, or call the office at 313-827-6800 to make arrangements to drop off the money. I am here today until 2:30.

We’re hoping to wrap things up this week and will be announcing fundraising totals as soon as we get everything counted. It’s a joy to work in an environment with such caring and generous students, families and staff. #whitmorestrong

Medication & Student belongings pickup today for all students, 9am-1pm! Also, please return library books. GSRP applications will be available.

Picking up student belongings

The day has finally arrived when parents of our preschoolers (ECSE, GSRP) – 5th graders can pick up their student’s favorite hoodie, winter coat, 2 pairs of shoes, assortment of little toys, broken pencils, secret diaries, fresh as a daisy lunch boxes or any other wonderful items left in their desk or locker!

(Hope we all have at least a little sense of humor left at this point!)



Teachers have bagged up student items and we are ready to go! We will have tables set up by grade level on the sidewalk outside the office, next to the parking lot. (We’ll be in the vestibule if weather is bad.)

There will also be a table with items from the lost & found and GSRP applications will be available for pickup.

Here are the ground rules:

  • A parent, guardian or family member over the age of 18 with a photo id must pick up the items.
  • If your student has medications that need to be picked up, a parent or guardian must be present to sign for them. Any meds not picked up Tuesday will be disposed of.
  • Anyone coming to pick up items must be wearing a mask.
  • Social distancing of 6 ft must be observed while waiting your turn.
  • No one will be allowed to enter the building

Returning school materials

This will also be the time for students to return items to the building. There will be bins at each grade level station where items should be placed. Students should return:

  • Media Center books
  • Classroom reading books
  • Reading bags
  • Any other items borrowed from teachers or the building (Except Chromebooks. We’ll be collecting those later.)

Yearbook Update

Lifetouch is partially on shut down, so our Yearbooks have not been shipped yet. We expect to receive them sometime in late summer and will be sure to get them to everyone who paid. Thanks for your patience!

Class composite photos will be available on June 2 for those who ordered fall pictures.

We miss you, so we hope all families will take advantage of the opportunity to bring a bag load of student goodies home for the summer. As we do with lost & found items at the end of each school year, any items not picked up on June 2 will be donated or discarded.

If you know you are unable to come on June 2, please contact Mrs. Waddell before Tuesday to work out other arrangements. Email at waddelk@dearbornschools.org or leave a voicemail at 313-827-6004. If we hear from you, we’ll hold on to items until the arranged alternative pickup time.

Take care Whitmore families! See you soon.

Student belongings pickup day for all families, preschool – 5th grade! Class composite photos will also be distributed to students who purchased fall photos. (Corrected post)

Picking up student belongings

The day has finally arrived when parents of our preschoolers – 5th graders can pick up their student’s favorite hoodie, winter coat, 2 pairs of shoes, assortment of little toys, broken pencils, secret diaries, fresh as a daisy lunch boxes or any other wonderful items left in their desk or locker!

(Hope we all have at least a little sense of humor left at this point!)



Teachers are bagging up student items this week and the pick up day for parents will be Tuesday, June 2 anytime from 9 am – 1 pm. We will have tables set up by grade level on the sidewalk outside the office, next to the parking lot. (We’ll be in the vestibule if weather is bad.) There will also be a table with items from the lost & found.

Here are the ground rules:

  • A parent, guardian or family member over the age of 18 with a photo id must pick up the items.
  • If your student has medications that need to be picked up, a parent or guardian must be present to sign for them. Any meds not picked up Tuesday will be disposed of.
  • Anyone coming to pick up items must be wearing a mask.
  • Social distancing of 6 ft must be observed while waiting your turn.
  • No one will be allowed to enter the building

Returning school materials

This will also be the time for students to return items to the building. There will be bins at each grade level station where items should be placed. Students should return:

  • Media Center books
  • Classroom reading books
  • Reading bags
  • Any other items borrowed from teachers or the building (Except Chromebooks. We’ll be collecting those later.)

Yearbook Update

Lifetouch is partially on shut down, so our Yearbooks have not been shipped yet. We expect to receive them sometime in late summer and will be sure to get them to everyone who paid. Thanks for your patience!

Class composite photos will be available on June 2 for those who ordered fall pictures.

We miss you, so we hope all families will take advantage of the opportunity to bring a bag load of student goodies home for the summer. As we do with lost & found items at the end of each school year, any items not picked up on June 2 will be donated or discarded.

If you know you are unable to come on June 2, please contact Mrs. Waddell before Tuesday to work out other arrangements. Email at waddelk@dearbornschools.org or leave a voicemail at 313-827-6004. If we hear from you, we’ll hold on to items until the arranged alternative pickup time.

Take care Whitmore families! See you soon.

PTA ELECTION TIME!!!

Now is the time for annual PTA board member elections. Board members are elected for one term only and therefore must be voted in annually. Considering the current state of at home education and lack of face to face meeting with parents and family members, we would like to reach out here to anyone interested in joining the board next year or in nominating fellow parents. 
In order for the new board members to be prepared for the upcoming year, it is necessary to allow for their induction and education in the responsibilities of the board as a whole and teach every board member the requirements of their individual position. You do not need to be a member to nominate but you will need to be a member to vote.
Current positions include (but are not limited to): President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer 
Anyone interested in these positions, making a nomination, or – in a situation where these chairs fill up – in creating new chairs may contact us at WBollesPTA@gmail.com or via Facebook on the Whitmore-Bolles PTA page. We will take nominations through the weeks of May 25th and June 1st, and the election will be held electronically on June 5th with results being announced Monday June 8th, as the new chairs assume their duties starting on that day.  2019-20 and 2020-21 board members will work together over the summer to guarantee success of the board and continuation of its mission. 
Thank you for your assistance in making your PTA the best it can be! 💙🦅

2020-21 Kindergarten & Young 5s Registration News

All parents who have a child who will be five years old on or by September 1st, 2020 should plan on registering for the fall at their neighborhood elementary school. Unfortunately, all annual Kindergarten Round-Ups had to be cancelled due to the state wide school shutdown. It is important for parents to call Whitmore-Bolles and leave us a message if your child will be attending in the fall so that we can get information packets to you. We dropped roundup/registration packets off to families on our list over the weekend May 2-3, 2020. If you did not receive a packet, please call us at 313-827-6800 and leave us a voicemail.

Please use the link below to watch a presentation about this year’s unique registration process, Young 5s opportunities, Kindergarten readiness and videos from our Kindergarten and Young 5s teachers. 

Whitmore-Bolles Kindergarten Roundup 2020 Presentation

(When the presentation opens, click on “Present” in the upper right hand corner to view the presentation. Use the spacebar to advance to the next slide or the arrow keys to go forward or back to a slide.)


Under State law, a child must be 5 by September 1 to enroll in kindergarten. However, parents with a child whose 5th birthday falls after the September 1 deadline but before December 1 have until August 15 to complete a simple WAIVER that will allow them to enroll their child in kindergarten. We also offer a Young 5s program for students with summer and fall birthdays.

There is no waiver available for children turning 5 after December 1.

Enrollment is open for Dearborn Public Schools Early Childhood Programs

Welcome Parents to Dearborn Public Schools Early Childhood Programs! We have a variety of programs you may be interested in. Please check out this YouTube video about registration. 

Our blog can be found at https://iblog.dearbornschools.org/earlychildhood/kids-club-school-age/
The “Site Numbers” Page on our blog tells you which schools house particular programs! If you keep scrolling on the “Home” page you will see a post about pricing. Hope to see you soon!

Please let me know if you have any questions. You can email me at stovers@dearbornschools.org 

Stephanie Stover
Early Childhood Programs Supervisor

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