Come for a taste of Ethiopia and travel to other countries at the annual Multicultural Night. This year’s event will be held at North High School in the cafeteria. We hope to see many of our families there as they can travel the world! This event will run from 5:30-7:30!
News, Events, and Announcements
May 10th: Niabi Zoo to You visits our Kindergarteners!
May 11th: Muffins with MOM! Bring your mom, aunt, sister, grandma, or special lady to enjoy some breakfast treats! 7:05 AM doors will open!
May 18th: HUG (Helping Us Grow) Ceremony at 7:30 AM/Washington Way Final Ceremony
May 25th: Fifth Grade Picnic (Permission Slip/Parent Letter Sent home…)
May 28th: No school in honor of Memorial Day!
May 29th: Bounce House Day
March 30th and April 2: No school!
April 4-6: Iowa Assessments Administered to 3-5 graders!
April 9: Born Learning Academy Classes Begin at Washington
Are you the parent to a child between the ages of 0-5, who’s not yet in kindergarten? Then the Born Learning Academy is the thing for you and your family! Come join us at Washington, on Mondays from April 9-May 14th to learn about how you can get your child ready for school. Learn about nutrition, tips to work with them at home, and other educational ideas. The WHOLE FAMILY
Today an assembly was held in honor of Black History Month and all of the contributions from African-Americans throughout the centuries here in America. The assembly was presented in a narrative style with cameos from students who shared the contributions from African-Americans. Furthermore, the Washington students were treated to a traditional African story featuring drum storytelling, some Blues/Jazz performances, and a beautiful ending song featuring Washington students. This all came
Attention all Incoming Families: Our annual Kindergarten Round-Up is sneaking up on us! If you have a student who will be joining us next year, please come on Thursday, March 1st, from 4:30-5:30. During this time, you’ll meet our wonderful teachers and staff, hear a lot of useful information, fill out important paperwork, and leave with some great tools to ensure your child is ready to go in the Fall!
Yearbook sales begin this Thursday and go until March 15! You can order your yearbook online (easiest way) or return the order form (which goes home this Thursday) to the office. Get those orders in so there are a lifetime of memories!
What: A Full-Color Yearbook
How much: $14 per copy
How do I order: Go to www.inter-state.com/yearbook and enter code 27475C to order, otherwise return the payment envelope
If you’re coming to one of your child’s Valentine’s Day parties tomorrow with store-bought treats, you must check in to the office before heading to the classroom. This is to ensure that all students can enjoy celebrations tomorrow.
Come one, come all for what is sure to be the COOLEST concert ever as your Kindergarten thru 2nd grade student sings “Winter Songs” and “Arctic Animals.”
When: February 22nd (Thursday) @ 6:00 PM (doors open at 5:50 PM).