Please click on the link below to see academic calendar for the 2018-2019 school year.
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).
Did you know that all Washington students can receive a free breakfast? Our breakfast times are 7:05 AM-7:25 AM daily. After the first bell, breakfast will no longer be served but a snack will be served sometime that morning (except on Wednesdays). If you would like your child to eat breakfast here at school, please make sure they’re here before 7:25 AM.
February 2 (Friday): Super Bowl Tailgate
February 9 (Friday): Valentine’s Day Dance 5:30-7
February 14 (Wednesday): Valentine’s Day Parties (per classroom teacher)
February 19 (Monday): No School
March 1 (Thursday): Literacy Night and Kindergarten Round-Up (incoming students)