Family Service Day: Campus Clean-Up 10/15 @9am

Get ready to be a part of an all-around-feel-good kind of day on October 15th from 9am to 4pm!

It’s our Family Fall Service Day at Wade Thomas!!

We will be giving a little love to our campus by planting, mulching, painting, art projecting and constructing to make our little school feel...Read More »

Register Now! Safe Routes To School Tally System

Registration is now open for the our Safe Routes green trips tally system.

Register Now!

What is the Green Trip Tally System you ask?  Its an online service that helps us tally each child’s green trips to school. Before we used to do all this by hand. Now...Read More »

You're Invited: Mustang Round Up Potluck 9/23@5:30

Come Join the Wade Thomas Community for a Celebration of Another School Year.

We will be picnicking on the lower lawn. Please bring a blanket if you wish, but there will also be chairs and tables set up.

This event is a community potluck, the WTPA will provide some beverages but we...Read More »

Internet Safety Presentation @ WhiteHill 9/22 6:30-8:00 (K-8 Parents Invited)

The Ross Valley Healthy Community Collaborative is pleased to present this parent education event on Internet safety for young people.
The presentation will focus on the websites most kids frequent, the dangers within, and how to keep our kids safe online.
Thursday, 9/22...Read More »

Volunteers Needed: Mustang Round Up Potluck

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Parents, please consider signing up to help us make the potluck a success!
We need help:
  • Setting up
  • Monitoring food tables
  • Auctioning the cakes
  • Cleaning up
Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
1) Click this link to see our SignUp on
2) Review the options listed and choose...Read More »

Why should I volunteer in the classroom?

Parents, as we begin the school year the teachers have sign-ups for various volunteer positions in the classroom and we encourage you to sign-up.

The volunteer spot usually require 30-60 minutes/month.

Benefits of volunteering in the classroom:

  1. Volunteering in the classroom sends a powerful message to your child that you value what is happening...Read More »

You're Invited: WTPA Meeting Tonight 6-8pm (Library)

Parents, please join us for our first WTPA meeting TONIGHT in the school library from 6-8.

Childcare and pizza will be provided to children of parents attending the meeting, a sign-in will be required for those participating in this free service.

A sample of our agenda is below:

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How do I Donate to Field Trips?

We are excited to report that this year we are going digital with our Field Trips donations.
Visit this page on our website:

You can donate with either a Credit Card or through Paypal. 

If you cannot contribute financially, please go to the same page and select “require scholarship”...Read More »

Family Service Saturday: Coastal Clean-up Day: 9/17

Our first Family Service Day will be for International Coastal Cleanup Day: Saturday, September 17th!

Wade Thomas families will be meeting at Drakes Beach.

Please Sign Up to Clean Up and join the world’s largest volunteer event to keep our oceans and waterways clean.

Last year, more than 18 million pounds of trash...Read More »

You're invited: Back-to-school Night Tonight 6:30pm

Parents, please join us on campus tomorrow at 6:30pm.

6:30-7:00pm in the MPR (next to the library)
You’ll hear from our Principal, Donna Faulkner, meet the teachers, your WTPA, YES, Safe Routes to School and more from the community with important updates.

7:00-8:00pm in the classrooms
You’ll be in the classrooms getting...Read More »

Parent Education Event: Beyond Measure Film on 9/13

Beyond Measure Film
Tuesday, Sept 13 at 7 pm
Wade Thomas Multi-purpose room
This event is FREE but please RSVP:
Watch the trailer and learn more at
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Mustang Wear For Sale 9/7 @ Back-to-School Night

Parents, if you are interested in purchasing clothing for your child or car magnets, the WTPA will be selling gear at Back-to-School night, Wednesday 9/7.

Below is a list of gear and prices for what we will have available:

Please bring cash/check.

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Volunteers Needed in September

Parents, we kindly ask that you consider volunteering for one of our open positions coming up in September.

Below is a list of  openings with estimated time requirements, if you are interested please email to sign-up and indicate what you are signing up for in the email.

When: 9/13 Parent Ed Movie...Read More »

Parent Education: Survey for Parents

We are starting to plan parent education events for this year and would love your input.
We want to know things like:
What topics are you interested in?
What times are most convenient for you?
Please take a moment to fill out our survey:
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School Hours

Kindergarten: 8:30am-1:55pm

Minimum Kindergarten: 8:30am-1:45pm

Super Minimum Kindergarten: 8:30am-12:00pm

1st-5th grades: 8:30am-3:05pm



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Parent Volunteers Rock!

Thanks to all the volunteers (parents and children) that helped us today on Back-to-School folders!

And a special thank you, Marie Henrio for the donuts and sweet tunes this morning!

It’s time for Back-to-School!

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Room Parents Wanted: All Grades

The role of a Room Parent at Wade Thomas:
  • Supporting your teacher!
  • Organize class parent volunteer sign-ups for Back to School Night
  • Recruiting or filling in the gaps of the class positions that do not have a parent volunteer.
  • Communication to parents regarding school, class, community events and happenings
    • communication via email, volunteerspot/shutterfly & classroom...Read More »

Help Needed: Tuesday 8/23 @ 3:30

The WTPA will be in the MPR room stuffing folders for back-to-school night tomorrow, Tuesday 8/23 starting as early as 3:30pm.

As you all know, these are the folders we all get at back-to-school night that include important hand-outs from the District.

If you (and your child) are available we have approximately...Read More »

Back to School Shopping Made Easy

Parents, if at the end of last year you didn’t sign-up for school supplies to be delivered to this years classroom, Amazon has created lists by grade to make shopping for supplies super easy.
Follow this link, enter your zip code and the list of schools, including Wade Thomas will...Read More »

What's Happening?!

The WTPA wants to hear from you about things happening at the school and school-related experiences you and your family are having.

The more we share with each other the more we feel connected as a community.

Submit your updates or just pictures with a caption to

Things we’d love to hear...Read More »


Wade Thomas has been selected by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence (CBEE)  as one of 1,714 public schools in California to receive the title of 2015 Honor Roll school.

The Honor Roll is part of a national effort to identify higher-performing schools and highlight...Read More »

Check Out Our MASCOT!!!!!!

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Emergency Preparedness Updates

2015-2016: Our emergency preparedness bags throughout the school have gone through an intensive audit and overhaul by our Principal and parent volunteers. We are up to date and the bags will be good for the next two years.


Thank you Donna and volunteer parents for making sure we’re safe!

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Safety Issues During Drop-off & Pickup

Last year, several parents voiced concern about the serious safety issues being seen with regard to vehicles during our student drop offs and pickups.

Please be aware that there is NO STOPPING ANYTIME on Woodland Ave, or Ross and Sunnyside Avenues.

The curbs are painted red because stopping (even if you use your hazard...Read More »

Bike Safety Tips

Marin Safe Routes to Schools has put together a little flyer of bike safety tips. (español)

This has some great quick tips to help make sure your kids are safe on the road. We’d like to add a few more things.


Did you know that Schoola is one of our fundraising efforts that takes place all year. You can donate your gently used clothes on campus, just look for the bins labeled Schoola.

And at anytime you can check to see how much money we’ve raised and this link also showcases the clothes...Read More »