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  • Washington Elementary School
    Principal: Mrs. Diana Allen
    1608 E. Locust St.
     Davenport, IA 52803
    (563) 322-0905
     
  • News, Events, and Announcements

    Snow Much Fun in Art

    Mrs. Rannfeldt, being the excellent art teacher that she is, had students create various winter themed pieces of art.  We have some talented kids!snow much fun

    3rd Grade Gingerbread Houses

    As part of 3rd quarter curriculum, all third-graders will write a “How To” to paper.  They began this process this week at school as they watched Mrs. Potts and Mrs. Whalen instruct them in building gingerbread houses.  On Wednesday, the students watched both teachers as they built their own houses, and then the students were able to create their house.  Today, the exhilarated students, with the support of some awesome

    Literature Came to Life with a Performance of “The Cat in the Hat”

    On Wednesday, December 3, all Washington students and staff attended a performance of St. Ambrose University’s “The Cat in the Hat.”  We were a sea of red in the audience, and students in kindergarten through fifth grade enjoyed seeing a classical children’s book come to life before their very eyes.  The cast’s performance enticed laughter and giggles for much of the performance as well.  For educators, this was an important

    Fifth Graders get down to “bizness” at JA’s Biztown!

    Washington’s fifth graders ended their week by participating in JA’s Biztown, an important element of their social studies curriculum.  Each student had a role in the town and operated different shops.  Congratulations to Mr. Shaw and Mrs. BasalaBizTown as they did an excellent job preparing the students for this important activity.  In addition, a BIG CONGRATULATIONS to all fifth graders.  The students did a great job representing our school and

    Washington PTA Merchant Market This Saturday (11/22)

    Washington Elementary PTA Presents

    Our Annual Merchant Market Vendor Fair!

    Saturday, November 22

    10:00 am to 2:00 pm

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    We will have over 20+ vendors including some of your favorites like Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Thirty-One, Lia Sophia, and so many more. Get your early shopping done for the holidays and help support your local vendors and Washington Elementary PTA!  We will also have donuts and

    Second Quarter Math Letter-All Grades

    The following documents contain the letters sent home at the beginning of the second quarter for math.  There are several helpful websites and resources in each of the letters that link you to Common Core standards being covered this quarter, and websites that may help you outside of the school day.

    Q2 Parent letter kindergarten (2)

    Parent letter Grade 1 qtr 2 (2)

    Q2 Parent Letter 2nd grade

    Q2 Parent

    Washington’s Variety Show–Thursday, November 13th at 6:00

    If you’re looking for the next contestant for American Idol or America’s Got Talent, you may be able to see the next big thing at Washington’s Variety Show.  On Thursday, November 13, you hear “Let It Go” and “Fancy” including a several dance acts and a trio of trumpeters who are definitely tooting their own horns.  Doors open at 6:00 and admission is FREE!  Come support our Washington students

    National Young Readers Week

    “Where in the World is Mrs. Allen?” is our theme as we investigate all the wonderful benefits of reading.  Students at Washington will be DEAR (drop everything and read)’ing it up all day.  Our principal, Mrs. Allen, is in disguise as she carefully sneaks around the building and reads in every classroom.  Stay tuned to our Twitter feed as we post pictures all day for our reading challenge!

    Movie Night!

    What: A showing of “The Lego Movie”

    When:  Friday, November 7; doors open at 6:00 and show starts at 6:30

    Where: Washington’s Auditorium

    ETC: This is a FREE event open to all Washington families.  Students must be accompanied by an adult.  Concessions will be sold at/during the show.

     

    Students Enjoy Major Savers Seller Perk: Limo ride and Happy Joe’s Pizza!

    On Monday, October 20, 14 students were picked up in high style outside of Washington Elementary.  These students were the biggest sellers in the school for Major Savers, and each earned a trip in a limo to Happy Joe’s!  Students walked the red carpet as they entered the car, and everyone loved the pizza buffet.  Congratulations students on all your selling successes!Major Savers