A newsletter from Washington Elementary and Washington PTA
May 29th, 2018
Dear Washington Families,
What a great year we have had! The excellence and dedication of our staff, as well as the support and engagement by our parents, have served to foster academic growth, appreciation of our diverse backgrounds and talents, and an excitement for learning by our students. Thank you for being such committed and caring champions of all students’ success. I look forward to the 2018-2019 school year as we continue our rewarding partnership together.
For bus transportation questions and steps for the 2018-2019 school year, please use this link. Up-to-date transportation information is available in your student’s Home Base/PowerSchool account. Families not using Home Base/Powerschool can sign up for an account at school. More information on Home Base is available at www.wcpss.net/student-information. Don’t wait until the week before school starts to gain access. You need to come to the school or mail a notarized form in order to gain access to the account. Contact our school data manager, Vicky Allen at 919-856-7960, extension x26596 or email@example.com with any questions.
I will be at Washington throughout the summer, except the last week of June or occasional off-campus trainings/meetings. Our summer school hours will be 8:00-4:00 p.m. daily. Please feel free to contact me with any questions or suggestions you may have for our year ahead.
Monday, June 4th 9:40 a.m. - 5th Grade vs. WES Staff Kickball game
Tuesday, June 5th 12:10 p.m. - 5th Grade Picnic and Yearbook Signing
Wednesday, June 6th - FIELD DAY! (make-up June 7th)
Thursday, June 7th 10:00 a.m. - 5th Grade Gong Show - Media Center
Friday, June 8th - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
Friday, June 8th 9:45 a.m. - 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony
Field Day is on Wednesday, June 6th (rain date 6/7), and we need YOU, our amazing parent volunteers, to make it a success!
Events for students grades K-2 will be held from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. & grades 3-5 will be held from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Both morning and afternoon volunteers must sign in at the office prior to reporting to the gym (by 9:00 a.m. for morning and 12:30 p.m. for afternoon volunteers).
*Volunteers need to be registered through WCPSS/Washington Elementary*
Sign up & volunteer: https://www.
Thank you for your support helping us make this an AWESOME event for our students!
*The day of the event student should:
-wear cool and comfortable clothing and sneakers
-bring a change of clothes (there will be water activities)
-bring a hat and sunglasses
COME PLAY THIS SUMMER!
JOIN PTA in 2018-2019!
Are you ready to get involved for the 2018-2019 school year? We have a variety committment levels and volunteer opportunities - please respond to this survey and let us know how you can help next year. Reach out to Amy Thomas (firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-508-3316) if you have any questions! Link to survey: https://memberhub.
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