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WHSAA Golf Tournament Runs August 17; Registration Deadline August 3
07/22/2019
The Washington High School Athletic Association will hold its 26th Annual Golf Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 17, at Wolf Hollow Golf Club.
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Washington High School, Middle School Registration Dates
07/17/2019
Preparing for the 2019-20 school year, registration dates for high school and middle school students in the School District of Washington have been scheduled.
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Marthasville Elementary Pastries With The Principal July 27
07/03/2019
Marthasville Elementary will host Pastries With The Principal on Saturday, July 27, from 9-11 a.m. at Marthasville Elementary.
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WHS Freshman Orientation
Washington High School Freshman Orientation Scheduled for August 13
06/19/2019
Washington High School Freshman Orientation is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 13, from 8-11 a.m.
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WINGS Golf Tournament
WINGS Golf Tournament at Wolf Hollow June 21
06/17/2019
The 14th Annual WINGS Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, June 21, at Wolf Hollow Golf Club.
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Mini-Jaywalkers Summer Dance Clinic
Mini-Jaywalkers Summer Dance Clinic July 9-11; Registration Due June 18
06/10/2019
The Washington High School Dance Team will hold a Mini-Jaywalkers Summer Dance Clinic July 9-11 at Washington High School.
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WHS Theatre Camp
Washington High School Theatre Camp Scheduled for August 5-6
06/03/2019
Washington High School Theatre Camp is scheduled for August 5-6 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Washington High School.
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Blue Jay Journal TV Recognized
Blue Jay Journal Television Recognized for PSA, Educational Program
05/30/2019
Members of the 2018-19 Blue Jay Journal Television Staff at Washington High School participated in the "It Only Takes One" program via the Missouri Department of Transportation's Division of Highway Safety to promote safe driving.
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SDOW Staff Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony for School District of Washington Staff
05/29/2019
The closing ceremony for the School District of Washington staff was held Friday afternoon, May 24, in the CJB Theater at Washington High School.
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Support Staff Person of Year
Helen Thebeau Named SDOW, WINGS Support Staff Person of the Year
05/29/2019
Helen Thebeau, custodian at Four Rivers Career Center, was named the WINGS and School District of Washington’s Support Staff Person of the Year during the staff closing ceremony on Friday, May 24, at Washington High School’s CJB Theater.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, May 29
05/28/2019
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, May 29, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Washington High School Graduation Moved Indoors to Gymnasium
05/23/2019
Due to the chance of rain throughout the day and the set up time required to host graduation, tonight’s ceremony will be held inside in the Blue Jay Gymnasium beginning at 7 p.m.
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School District of Washington Closed Friday, May 24
05/23/2019
Due to the forecasted river levels at the time of dismissal tomorrow and the potential concern regarding bus travel in flooded areas, the School District of Washington will be closed on Friday, May 24.
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Campbellton Field Day
Campbellton Elementary Field Day
05/20/2019
Students at Campbellton Elementary School participated in field day on Friday, May 17.
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WMS Students of Week
Washington Middle School April, May Students of the Week
05/20/2019
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the months of April and May.
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Rotary Donates to Leadership Class
Rotary Donation to WHS Leadership Class Benefits Relay for Life
05/20/2019
The Rotary Club of Washington made a donation of $2,500 to the Jordan Scheer Children’s Relay for Life.
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BUILD Dog House Auction
BUILD Academy Dog House Auction
05/17/2019
The inaugural BUILD Academy Dog House Auction took place on Friday, May 10, at Four Rivers Career Center.
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Clearview, Marthasville Recognized for PBS Efforts
05/17/2019
Clearview Elementary and Marthasville Elementary have been recognized for its SW-PBS (Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support) implementation efforts from this past year.
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Elementary Track and Field Day
Elementary Track and Field Day at Washington High School
05/16/2019
On a nice and sunny day, the School District of Washington’s annual elementary track and field day took place on Tuesday, May 14.
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WHS Academic Challenge Team
WHS Academic Challenge Team Competes at Regional, State Events
05/16/2019
Washington High School’s Academic Challenge team recently competed in state and regional competitions.
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WHS vs. Union Soccer
Soccer Lady Jays Fall Short in District Championship Contest
05/16/2019
Playing in the championship game of the Class 3 District 9 Girls Soccer Tournament Wednesday, May 15, at Pacific High School, second-seeded Washington dropped a hard-fought 2-0 decision to top-seeded Union.
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Stacey Secor
Stacey Secor Named Assistant Principal at Washington Middle School
05/15/2019
Stacey Secor is the new Assistant Principal at Washington Middle School.
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South Point STEM Project
Sixth-Grade South Point Elementary Students Share STEM Project
05/15/2019
Sixth-grade STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) students at South Point Elementary completed a project where they created paper roller coasters.
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Hailey Howerton
Hailey Howerton Named Finalist at DECA International Conference
05/14/2019
Hailey Howerton, a senior at Washington High School, received recognition as a Finalist in her Public Relations Promotion Project during at DECA’s International Career Development Conference April 25-May 1 in Orlando, Fla.
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Senior Walk
Senior Walk Takes Place at Elementary Buildings
05/13/2019
Becoming a new tradition in the School District of Washington, the Senior Walk and Breakfast took place Friday, May 10, at all seven elementary buildings.
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Children's Author Visits Clearview
Children's Author Brian Biggs Visits Clearview Elementary
05/13/2019
Brian Biggs, children’s book author and illustrator, visited Clearview Elementary on Friday, May 10, to share with the students his new book, “At the Firehouse.”
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McCallum Recognized
McCallum Named Exemplary New Principal of the Year
05/10/2019
Washington High School Principal Dr. Kelle McCallum has been named the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals (MoASSP) Exemplary New Principal of the Year for the South Central Region.
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Mercy Pathway Students
Recognition Ceremony for WHS Mercy Pathway Students
05/10/2019
The Washington High School Mercy Pathway students were honored in the St. Francis Room at Mercy Hospital in Washington on Thursday, May 9.
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WMS Environmental Club Garden
WMS Environmental Club Recognizes Retiring Principal With 'Ron's Garden'
05/10/2019
The Washington Middle School Environmental Club completed its most recent project, which they called “Ron’s Garden.”
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FRCC Awards Ceremony
Four Rivers Career Center Holds Awards Ceremony
05/09/2019
The Four Rivers Career Center’s Awards Ceremony took place on Monday, May 6, in the Blue Jay Gymnasium at Washington High School.
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Daulton Bender
Daulton Bender Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
05/09/2019
Washington High School track and field athlete Daulton Bender is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Labadie Kindergarten Celebration
Labadie Elementary Kindergarten Celebration
05/09/2019
Labadie Elementary School held its Kindergarten Celebration on Wednesday, May 8.
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NEA Inspirer of Excellence
Three WHS Teachers Given NEA Inspirer of Excellence Award
05/09/2019
Three teachers from Washington High School were honored at the East Central College NEA "Inspirer of Excellence" Teacher Recognition and Award Ceremony.
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WINGS Spring Grants
WINGS Awards Spring Teacher Grants
05/08/2019
The School District of Washington’s WINGS Educational Foundation awarded 20 teacher grants totaling $37,084 this spring (May of 2019).
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Marthasville Kindergarten Celebration
Marthasville Elementary Kindergarten Celebration
05/08/2019
Marthasville Elementary School held its Kindergarten Celebration on Monday, May 6.
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WHS Baccalaureate
Washington High School Baccalaureate Takes Place May 15
05/07/2019
Washington High School Baccalaureate will take place on Wednesday, May 15, at the CJB Auditorium on the WHS campus.
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WINGS Awards Scholarships
WINGS Awards Scholarships to WHS Seniors
05/07/2019
The WINGS Educational Foundation awarded 14 scholarships to Washington High School seniors in the amount of $1,000 apiece, for a total of $14,000.
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WINGS Family Picnic
WINGS Family Picnic Held at Fairgrounds
05/06/2019
The WINGS Educational Foundation Family Picnic took place on Friday, May 3, at the Washington Fairgrounds.
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Unit of Achievement
NJROTC Program Rated Outstanding in All Categories During Inspection
05/02/2019
The cadets of the Washington High School NJROTC's Area Manager's Inspection was held on Wednesday, May 1.
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BUILD Auction
BUILD Academy Dog House Auction Set for Friday, May 10
05/01/2019
Sixth-grade students from Washington West Elementary and Campbellton Elementary will hold their BUILD Academy Dog House Auction on Friday, May 10, at Four Rivers Career Center.
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Relay for Life
Jordan Scheer Children's Relay for Life Raises Over $25,000
04/30/2019
Washington High School’s Jordan Scheer Memorial Children’s Relay for Life took place Friday, April 26.
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Dine to DARE
Dine to DARE Event at Main Street Creamery May 9
04/29/2019
The Washington Police Department and Franklin County Sheriff’s Department have teamed up with Main Street Creamery for an event, “Dine to DARE.”
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WMS Honor Society
Washington Middle School National Honor Society Donates to Franklin County Humane Society
04/29/2019
The Washington Middle School National Honor Society recently made a donation of $1,000 to the Franklin County Humane Society.
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Kindergarten Programs Scheduled in May
04/26/2019
The School District of Washington’s seven elementary schools all will hold Kindergarten programs during the month of May.
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WMS Cheer Tryouts
Washington Middle School Cheer Tryouts May 6-8
04/26/2019
Washington Middle School Cheerleading Tryouts for the 2019-20 school year will take place Monday-Wednesday, May 6-8, in the middle school gymnasium from 4-6 p.m.
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WHS Vs. FZE Baseball
Baseball Blue Jays Run Past Ft. Zumwalt East
04/25/2019
Playing a home GAC Central varsity baseball contest, Washington’s offense came alive in a 13-8 victory over Ft. Zumwalt East on Tuesday, April 23.
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Bio Medical Donation
Project Lead The Way Bio Medical Program Receives Donation From Arconic
04/25/2019
The Project Lead The Way Bio Medical program at Four Rivers Career Center recently accepted a $25,000 grant from the Arconic Foundation.
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Wednesday, April 24 - Early Release Day
04/24/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, April 24, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Mia Reed
Mia Reed Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
04/24/2019
Washington High School track and field athlete Mia Reed is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Six Finalists for SDOW and WINGS Support Staff Person of the Year
04/24/2019
Six finalists for the School District of Washington and WINGS 2019 Support Staff Person of the Year have been announced.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, April 24
04/23/2019
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, April 24, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Family Resource Night
SDOW Family Resource Night Scheduled for Wednesday, May 1
04/22/2019
The School District of Washington will be hosting a Family Resource Night on Wednesday, May 1, at South Point Elementary, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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Automotive Technology Vehicle Regulations
Sheriff's Department Shares Vehicle Regulations With Automotive Technology Students
04/20/2019
Deputy Chris Ball from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department spoke with Automotive Technology students about how he enforces rules, regulations and laws for truck drivers on the road.
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Wednesday, April 17 - Early Release Day
04/17/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, April 17, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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School District of Washington Schedule for April 18-22
04/17/2019
This is a reminder of the School District of Washington’s schedule for April 18-22.
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Donuts With Cops
Washington High School Student Council Hosts Donuts With Cops
04/17/2019
Washington High School Student Council hosted Donuts With Cops in the West Wing Cafeteria on Wednesday morning, April 17.
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WINGS Lunch Delivery
WINGS Lunch Delivery, Family Picnic Scheduled for May 3
04/16/2019
WINGS Educational Foundation will put on its annual BBQ lunch delivery and Family Picnic on Friday, May 3.
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Joe Hackmann
Joe Hackmann Named KLPW Athlete of the Week
04/16/2019
Washington High School baseball player Joe Hackmann is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week.
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WHS Prom 2019
Washington High School Prom Scheduled for Saturday, May 4
04/15/2019
Washington High School’s Prom, “Around the World,” is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, from 6:30-11 p.m. at America’s Center Atrium in St. Louis.
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SkillsUSA State Medalists
FRCC Students Awarded SkillsUSA State Medals
04/12/2019
Students from Four Rivers Career Center recently participated in the SkillsUSA Missouri State Leadership and Skills Conference April 4-6 at State Technical College in Linn.
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Marbach Students Visit WHS
Students From Marbach, Germany Visit Washington High School
04/12/2019
High school students from Marbach, Germany, Washington’s sister city, arrived in town for a visit on April 9 and will stay until April 23.
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NHS Induction Ceremony
WHS National Honor Society Induction Ceremony
04/11/2019
Washington High School’s National Honor Society induction ceremony was held on Monday, April 8, at the CJB Theatre.
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Wednesday, April 10 - Early Release Day
04/10/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, April 10, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Missouri River Bridge Implosion Scheduled for Thursday, April 11
04/10/2019
On Thursday, April 11, the old Highway 47 Missouri River Bridge in Washington will implode at 9 a.m. The new bridge and roads leading to it (from Augusta bottom to Fifth Street) will be closed at 8:45 a.m. and could be closed for up to two hours following the implosion.
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WHS Boys Golf Meet
Golf Blue Jays in Action at Wolf Hollow
04/10/2019
It was a perfect day for golf as the Washington High School boys squad hit the links against Ft. Zumwalt North at Wolf Hollow Golf Club on Tuesday afternoon, April 9.
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Sandoval Counselor of Year
Katie Sandoval Named MSCA High School Counselor of the Year
04/08/2019
Washington High School counselor Katie Sandoval recently was named the South Central Missouri School Counselor Association High School Counselor of the Year.
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Battle of the Books
Elementary Students Participate in Battle of the Books
04/08/2019
The Fourth Annual Battle of the Books took place at Washington Middle School on Thursday, April 4.
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South Point Kids Heart Challenge Recognition
South Point Elementary Kids Heart Challenge Recognition Assembly
04/08/2019
South Point Elementary held its Jump Rope for Heart/Kids Heart Challenge recognition assembly on Friday, April 5.
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Honeysuckle Hack
WMS Environmental Club Hosts Honeysuckle Hack
04/05/2019
Washington Middle School’s Environmental Club hosted its community-wide invasives removal day at Miller-Post Nature Reserve in Washington on Saturday, March 30.
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WHS Track Meet
Washington High School Hosts Track and Field Meet
04/05/2019
Washington High School hosted a five-team boys and girls track and field meet on Tuesday, April 2.
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PAT Dinosuar Day
Parents as Teachers Holds Dinosaur Day at Early Learning Center
04/04/2019
Parents as Teachers held a Play Group – “Dinosaur Day” at the Early Learning Center on Wednesday morning, April 3.
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Sarah Becszlko
Sarah Becszlko Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
04/04/2019
Washington High School girls soccer player Sarah Becszlko is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Wednesday, April 3 - Early Release Day
04/03/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, April 3, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Ed Rising State Conference
Teaching Careers Students Compete at Educators Rising State Conference
04/03/2019
Students in the CAPS Teaching Careers program recently competed in the Missouri Educators Rising State Conference.
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WHS Students Visit Holocaust Museum
WHS Students Visit Holocaust Museum
04/03/2019
Washington High School students from the Human Rights and Genocide class recently traveled to the Holocaust Museum and Learning Center in St. Louis to begin their study of the Holocaust.
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WINGS Staff Recognition
04/02/2019
Show your appreciation to a teacher or district employee who has made a difference in your child’s life or your own life, by sending them a flower and a card with a personal message from you or your child, and help fund the WINGS Classroom Grants Program.
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DECA International Qualifiers
Four Washington High School Seniors Qualify for DECA Internationals
04/02/2019
Four Washington High School seniors from Four Rivers Career Center DECA have been selected as International qualifiers.
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MSTA Educators of Year
Zanin, Jones, Holm Named MSTA Educators of the Year
04/01/2019
School District of Washington teachers recently were named the South Central Region Missouri State Teachers Association (MSTA) Educator of the Year on all three levels in which the honor is given; elementary, middle school and high school.
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WHS Sports Officiating Class
Mitchell Speaks to WHS Sports Officiating Class
04/01/2019
Washington High School is offering a sports officiating class, a physical education elective, to students.
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South Point Musica Primaeva
South Point Elementary's Musica Primaeva Performs in Jefferson City
03/29/2019
Musica Primaeva, South Point Elementary’s after school music ensemble, performed in Jefferson City for the Fine Arts Education Day (sponsored by the Missouri Alliance for Arts Education) on Wednesday, March 27.
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Labadie Spelling Bee
Labadie Elementary Spelling Bee
03/29/2019
Labadie Elementary held its spelling bee on Wednesday, March 27.
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WHS Color the Campus Run
WHS Color the Campus Run/Walk Scheduled for May 10
03/28/2019
Washington High School will hold its Third Annual Color the Campus 3.1K Run/Walk on Friday, May 10, on the WHS campus at 6 p.m.
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Washington vs. FZS Soccer
Washington Girls Soccer Season Under Way
03/27/2019
The spring girls soccer season is under way at Washington High School with varsity and junior varsity squads taking the field.
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Wednesday, March 27 - Early Release Day
03/27/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, March 27, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Rotary Students of the Month
Kamryn Mitchell, Alec Brinkmann Named Rotary Students of the Month
03/26/2019
Kamryn Mitchell and Alec Brinkmann recently were recognized as the Washington Rotary Students of the Month for Washington High School and Four Rivers Career Center, respectively.
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Board of Education to Meet Tuesday, March 26
03/25/2019
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Tuesday, March 26, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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WINGS Teacher of the Year Nominations Being Accepted
03/18/2019
Nominations are being accepted for the WINGS Teacher of the year award.
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Jessie Donnelly
Jessie Donnelly Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
03/18/2019
Washington High School girls soccer player Jessie Donnelly recently was named the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Taylor Bauer
Taylor Bauer Named KLPW Athlete of the Week
03/18/2019
Washington High School soccer player Taylor Bauer is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week.
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Mr. WHS Contest
Nick Walker Named Mr. WHS; Proceeds Benefit Relay for Life
03/18/2019
The Washington High School Student Council and Leadership co-sponsored the annual Mr. WHS contest on Friday, March 15, at the CJB Theatre.
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School District of Washington Schedule for March 18-22
03/16/2019
A reminder on the School District of Washington’s schedule for March 18-22.
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Labadie Career Day
Labadie Elementary Holds Career Day
03/15/2019
Labadie Elementary held its Career Day on Friday, March 15. Representatives from various businesses and operations throughout the area visited Labadie classrooms to speak to students about their respective professions.
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WHS Spring Pep Assembly
Washington High School Spring Pep Assembly
03/15/2019
A spring pep assembly, hosted by the Student Council, was held at Washington High School on Thursday, March 14.
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WMS February Students of Week
Washington Middle School February Students of the Week
03/14/2019
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the month of February.
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Teaching Careers Ed Night
Teaching Careers Program Hosts Ed Night
03/14/2019
Students in the CAPS Teaching Careers program at the Four Rivers Career Center hosted "Ed Night" on Monday, March 11, in the Confluence room at FRCC.
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Wednesday, March 13 - Early Release Day
03/13/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, March 13, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Marthasville Spelling Bee
Marthasville Elementary Spelling Bee
03/13/2019
Marthasville Elementary School held a spelling bee for students in grades four through six on Friday, March 8.
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Campbellton Career Day
Campbellton Elementary Holds Career Day
03/12/2019
Campbellton Elementary held its Career Day on Monday, March 11.
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Scholar Bowl Update
WHS Scholar Bowl Competes at GAC, JV State Meets
03/11/2019
Washington High School sent scholar bowl teams to two events on Saturday, March 9. The GAC meet took place at Orchard Farm. The Junior varsity State Meet was held at Helias.
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Marthasville Community Helpers
Marthasville Elementary Community Helpers Day
03/11/2019
A Community Helper Day took place at Marthasville Elementary on Friday, March 8.
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WHS Voter Registration
County Clerk Registers WHS Seniors to Vote
03/08/2019
Franklin County Clerk Tim Baker was at Washington High School on Tuesday, March 5, during the lunch shifts to give seniors who were 17 ½ years of age or older the opportunity to register to vote.
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Marthasville Wax Museum
Marthasville Elementary Sixth Grade Wax Museum
03/08/2019
Sixth-grade students at Marthasville Elementary showcased a wax museum in the school’s gymnasium on Thursday morning, March 7.
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Augusta Spelling Bee
Augusta Elementary Spelling Bee
03/07/2019
Augusta Elementary School recently held a spelling bee for students in grades three through six.
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Clearview 120th Day of School
Clearview Elementary First-Grade Students Celebrate 120th Day of School
03/07/2019
First-grade students at Clearview Elementary School recently celebrated the 120th day of the school year.
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FRCC SkillsUSA District Medalists
FRCC Students Earn SkillsUSA District Medals
03/07/2019
Students from the Four Rivers Career Center recently participated in the East District SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference held in February at Ranken Technical College, St. Louis Community College at Forest Park, and South Technical High School.
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Wednesday, March 6 - Early Release Day
03/06/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, March 6, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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WHS Band Boosters Mouse Races
WHS Band Boosters Mouse Races Scheduled for April 13
03/06/2019
The Washington High School Band Boosters Mouse Races will take place Saturday, April 13, at the Hummingbird Club (5 Penn Street) in Washington starting at 7 p.m.
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Family Reading Night
Family Reading Night Held at Washington Middle School
03/05/2019
Family Reading Night, a free community event organized by The Missourian, was held on Friday, March 1, at Washington Middle School.
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Read Across America
Students Participate in Read Across America Day
03/05/2019
As part of Read Across America Day on Friday, March 1, some elementary students in the School District of Washington participated in a number reading activities.
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Kindergarten Registration for 2019-20 School Year Takes Place March 5
03/04/2019
Kindergarten registration for the 2019-20 school year has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 5, from 3-6 p.m. for students residing within the School District of Washington boundaries.
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South Point Informational Tour
South Point Elementary Hosts Informational Tour
03/01/2019
The South Point Elementary Informational Tour took place on Tuesday evening, Feb. 26.
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Revisions to 2018-19 Academic Calendar
03/01/2019
Due to the inclement weather and the need to make up time, the School District of Washington has made some revisions to the 2018-19 academic calendar.
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Thursday, February 28 - No School (Ice on Roads)
02/28/2019
Due to ice on roads, parking lots and sidewalks, causing hazardous conditions, mainly in the southern and eastern parts of the District, along with the threat of ice accumulations through the morning commute, the School District of Washington is closed Thursday, February 28.
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Ryan Hoerstkamp
Ryan Hoerstkamp Named Missourian, KLPW Athlete of the Week
02/28/2019
Ryan Hoerstkamp, a sophomore on the Washington High School varsity boys basketball team, is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week.
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Marthasville Color Run
Marthasville Elementary Color Run Scheduled for April 13
02/28/2019
The Marthasville Elementary Color Run is scheduled for Saturday, April 13, in downtown Marthasville. Check-in starts at 9:30 a.m. The one mile fun run/walk begins at 10 a.m.
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Clearview Spelling Bee
Clearview Elementary Spelling Bee
02/28/2019
Clearview Elementary School held a spelling bee for students in grades four through six on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
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WHS Cheerleading Tryouts
WHS Cheerleading Tryouts Scheduled for April 2-4
02/27/2019
Tryouts for the Washington High School cheerleading team for the 2019-20 school year will take place April 2-4 from 6-8 p.m. in the Little Blue Jay Gymnasium at WHS. All three days are mandatory.
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FFA Week
Washington High School Celebrates FFA Week
02/27/2019
Washington High School celebrated National FFA Week Feb. 15-22. Chris Dunard, WHS Agriculture Education instructor and FFA adviser, and his students participated in week-long activities at WHS.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, February 27
02/26/2019
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Midsummer Night's Dream
WHS Theater Presents 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' March 7-9
02/26/2019
The Washington High School Theater Department presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” a play by William Shakespeare, March 7-9 at the CJB Fine Arts Center on the WHS campus.
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FRCC Receives SAF-Holland Donation
SAF-Holland Donates $15,000 to FRCC Welding, Machine Tool Programs
02/26/2019
SAF-Holland out of Warrenton recently donated a total of $15,000 to the welding and machine tool programs at Four Rivers Career Center.
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WHS Jaywalkers Tryouts
WHS Jaywalkers Tryouts March 28-30
02/25/2019
Tryouts for the Washington High School Jaywalkers dance team for the 2019-20 school year will take place in the Little Blue Jay Gymnasium at WHS March 28-30.
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Wildlife Management Project
WMS Eighth-Grade Students Work on Wildlife Management Project
02/25/2019
Students in Stefanie Virgen’s Eighth Grade Career Explo: Intro to Conservation class at Washington Middle School recently were working on "Wildlife Management and Mammals of Missouri Stations."
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Washington West Student Henry Nothum Receives Optimist Award
02/25/2019
Washington West Elementary second-grade student Henry Nothum recently was recognized by the Washington Optimist Club as a February “Let Your Optimism Shine” award recipient.
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WHSAA Dinner Auction
WHSAA Dinner Auction Scheduled for April 13
02/22/2019
The Washington High School Athletic Association will host its 26th Annual Dinner Auction, “Bridging the Past to the Future,” on Saturday, April 13, at Knights of Columbus Hall, 1121 Columbus Lane in Washington.
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WMS January Students of Week
Washington Middle School January Students of Week
02/21/2019
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the month of January.
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National Merit Finalists
Three WHS Seniors Named Finalists in National Merit Scholarship Program
02/21/2019
Washington High School seniors Kristen Monzyk, James Collier and David Walker are among the approximately 15,000 Finalists in the 64th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
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The Making of A Snow Day: Procedures and Requirements
02/21/2019
Many factors are considered when the decision to cancel school is made, just as careful consideration is given to when the days will be made up. On the surface, the decisions we make might seem simple, when in fact, that isn’t necessarily the case.
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Wednesday, February 20 - No School (Snow Day)
02/20/2019
Due to icy county roads throughout the District, the School District of Washington is closed Wednesday, February 20.
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Schedule for Make-Up Days in SDOW
02/20/2019
As of Wednesday, Feb. 20, the School District of Washington has missed seven days due to inclement weather; Nov. 15, Jan. 11, Jan. 14, Jan. 30, Jan. 31, Feb. 1 and Feb. 20.
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Family Reading Night
Family Reading Night Takes Place March 1 at Middle School
02/19/2019
Family Reading Night, a free community event organized by The Missourian, will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, March 1, at Washington Middle School.
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Rotary Student of Month
Hellebusch, Engemann, Bruckerhoff Named Rotary Students of Month
02/19/2019
Sophie Hellebusch, Ryan Engemann and Kyle Bruckerhoff recently were recognized as the Washington Rotary Students of the Month.
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South Point Informational Tour
South Point Elementary Informational Tour Takes Place February 26
02/18/2019
A South Point Elementary Informational Tour will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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WMS Spelling Bee
Washington Middle School Spelling Bee
02/18/2019
Washington Middle School held its spelling bee on Friday, Feb. 15.
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School in Session Monday, February 18
02/15/2019
A reminder that the School District of Washington will be in session Monday, Feb. 18, Presidents' Day, as a make-up day from the Jan. 30 snow day.
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Millheiser Consummate Professional Award
WMS Principal Ron Millheiser Receives Consummate Professional Award
02/15/2019
Ron Millheiser, Washington Middle School Principal, has been named the winner of the Consummate Professional Award from the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals (MOASSP) for the South Central Region.
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Washington West Student Professional Development
Student Professional Development Day at Washington West Elementary
02/14/2019
Washington West Elementary had a Student Professional Development Day on Friday, Feb. 8.
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Allison Meyer
Allison Meyer Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
02/13/2019
Allison Meyer is the Washington Missourian’s Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Wednesday, February 13 - Early Release Day
02/13/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Feb. 13, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Griesheimer Visits South Point
Representative Aaron Griesheimer Speaks to South Point Elementary Students
02/12/2019
Representative Aaron Griesheimer visited South Point Elementary School to speak to fifth-grade students on Friday, Feb. 8.
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Leader Exchange Visits FRCC
Leader Exchange Group Visits Four Rivers Career Center
02/11/2019
The Four Rivers Career Center was one of the stops for the Leader Exchange Trip to Washington on February 7 and 8.
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FRCC Open House
Four Rivers Career Center Open House Scheduled for February 21
02/08/2019
Four Rivers Career Center is hosting an open house on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 5-8 p.m.
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South Point Kids Heart Challenge
South Point Elementary Jump Rope for Heart/Kids Heart Challenge
02/08/2019
South Point Elementary School held an assembly on Friday, Feb. 2, to kick off the Jump Rope for Heart/Kids Heart Challenge program.
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WHS Curriculum Fair
Washington High School Hosts Curriculum Fair
02/08/2019
Washington High School hosted its Curriculum Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 6.
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WMS Biomedical Unit
WMS Eighth-Grade Students Work on Biomedical Unit
02/07/2019
Eighth-grade Jay Team students at Washington Middle School have been working on a cross-curricular Biomedical Unit in Language Arts and Math classes with Kayline Bade and Makenzie Ellis.
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Wednesday, February 6 - Early Release Day
02/06/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Feb. 6, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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WHS Girls District Wrestling
Lady Jays Compete at District Wrestling; Meyer, Reed to State
02/06/2019
Six wrestlers from Washington High School competed at the Class 1 District 1 Girls Wrestling Tournament at St. Clair High School on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 1 and 2.
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WHS Scholar Bowl
WHS Scholar Bowl Enjoying Successful Season
02/05/2019
It’s been another successful season to date for the Washington Scholar Bowl teams.
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Washington High School Curriculum Night Runs Wednesday, February 6
02/04/2019
Washington High School will hold its Curriculum Night on Wednesday, Feb. 6.
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Washington Girls Swim Meet
Washington Girls Swimmers Defeat Borgia
02/04/2019
Competing at the Four Rivers Family YMCA, the Washington High School girls swim team won a meet over Borgia 100-69 on Friday, Feb. 1.
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Friday, February 1 - No School (Snow Day)
01/31/2019
After completing road checks Thursday evening in consultation with First Student, the School District of Washington has significant concerns about bus travel on a large portion of our secondary roads. We do not believe conditions will improve by Friday morning and we want to give families advanced notice. The School District of Washington will not be in session Friday, Feb. 1.
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Nominations Being Accepted for SDOW Support Staff of the Year
01/28/2019
Nominations are being accepted for the School District of Washington and WINGS Support Staff of the Year.
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Miller-Post Honeysuckle Hack
Citizens Invited to Miller-Post Honeysuckle Hack March 9
01/27/2019
Washington Middle School’s Environmental Club invites community members to join them for a community-wide invasives removal day at Miller-Post Nature Reserve in Washington on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m.-noon.
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Clearview Leadership Meetings
Clearview Elementary Student Leadership Meetings
01/25/2019
Clearview Elementary’s Student Leadership Program held team meetings on Friday morning, Jan. 25.
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BOE Student Representative
Zeh Replaces Koritz as Board of Education Student Representative
01/25/2019
Tristan Zeh, a junior at Washington High School, is the new student representative for the School District of Washington’s Board of Education.
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Cocoa Cafe Donation
WHS Cocoa Cafe Receives Donation From Optimist Club
01/24/2019
The Optimist Club of Washington recently presented Washington High School’s Cocoa Café with a donation of $500.
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Global Business Shadow Day
CAPS Global Business Shadow Day
01/24/2019
The CAPS Global Business program at the Four Rivers Career Center held a student shadow day on Friday, Jan. 18.
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Wednesday, January 23 - Early Release Day
01/23/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Jan. 23, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Labadie Kids Trivia Night
Labadie Elementary Kids Trivia Night February 8
01/23/2019
Labadie Elementary is hosting a Kids Trivia Night on Friday, Feb. 8. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Trivia starts at 6 p.m. Pick up is at 8 p.m.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, January 23
01/22/2019
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Starlynn Day Optimist Award
Marthasville Elementary Student Starlynn Day Receives Optimist Award
01/22/2019
Marthasville Elementary sixth-grade student Starlynn Day recently was recognized by the Washington Optimist Club as the January “Let Your Optimism Shine” award recipient.
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Fredbird and Friends
Cardinals' Fredbird & Friends Visit Augusta Elementary
01/18/2019
The St. Louis Cardinals’ Fredbird & Friends Elementary School Program visited Augusta Elementary on Thursday, Jan. 17.
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Relay for Life Chairs
Jordan Scheer Children's Relay for Life Student Chairs Visit South Point Elementary
01/18/2019
Washington High School student council members visited South Point Elementary on Wednesday, Jan. 16, to promote the Jordan Scheer Memorial Children’s Relay for Life, scheduled for Friday, April 26.
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 21 - No School (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
01/18/2019
This is a reminder there will be no school on Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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Oesterly, Wilson to Fill Board of Education Open Seats
01/17/2019
There were two individuals, Jason Oesterly and Matt Wilson, who filed for the Board of Education, and with two open seats, they will join the Board without an election in April.
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ACT
Pre-ACT Test for Washington High School Sophomores February 5
01/16/2019
On Tuesday, Feb. 5, Washington High School will be administering the Pre-ACT, a practice ACT test designed for 10th Graders. This test covers all areas included in the ACT.
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Wednesday, January 16 - Early Release Day
01/16/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Jan. 16, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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WHS Winter Dance Clinic
WHS Jaywalkers Dance Clinic February 12 and 14; Performance February 18
01/15/2019
Washington High School’s dance team, the Jaywalkers, will hold a Winter Dance Clinic on Tuesday and Thursday, Feb. 12 and 14, in the Little Blue Jay Gymnasium at WHS from 6-7:30 p.m.
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WHS Cheerleaders Torres, Page Named Missourian Athletes of Week
01/15/2019
Washington High School cheerleaders Reese Torres and Haylee Page recently were named Washington Missourian Athletes of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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WMS Festival of Trees
Washington Middle School Wins St. Peter's Festival of Trees Food Drive
01/15/2019
Washington Middle School was the winner of the 2018 Community Festival of Trees at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Washington.
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No School Monday, January 14
01/13/2019
Due to the poor conditions of several outer roads, pick up and bus turnaround locations, along with some parking lots, the School District of Washington will be closed Monday, January 14.
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WHS Courtwarming
Washington High School Courtwarming Set For January 18
01/12/2019
Washington High School’s Winter Courtwarming is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 18. The boys and girls basketball teams both will be in action against Ft. Zumwalt East.
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Washington Boys Basketball Tournament Moved to January 30
01/11/2019
Due to impending winter weather moving into the area later this week, the schedule for the 48th Annual Washington Boys Basketball Tournament has changed.
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No School Friday, January 11
01/11/2019
The School District of Washington will be closed Friday, January 11.
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Suggs Assembly
WHS Teacher Cassandra Suggs Speaks With Eighth-Grade Students
01/10/2019
Cassandra Suggs, English Language Learners teacher at Washington High School and author of self-esteem books, spoke to all eighth-grade students at Washington Middle school on Thursday, Jan. 10.
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WHS Cheer Clinic
WHS Cheer Clinic January 30; Performance February 1
01/08/2019
The Washington High School Little Blue Jay Cheer Clinic will take place Wednesday, Jan. 30, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the WHS gymnasium.
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Alec Brinkmann
Alec Brinkmann Named KLPW Athlete of the Week
01/08/2019
Alec Brinkmann is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week. Brinkmann is a 6-4 senior guard for the Washington High School varsity boys basketball team.
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Wednesday, January 9 - Early Release Day
01/08/2019
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Jan. 9, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Campbellton Dance Party
Campbellton Elementary Dance Party
01/07/2019
Campbellton Elementary held a dance party during the final 40 minutes of school on Friday, Jan. 4, for any student who demonstrated R.O.C.K. (Respect, Ownership, Commitment, Kindness) behavior during the month of December.
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Superhero SRO Vehicle
Students Help Design Superhero School Resource Officer Car
01/03/2019
The Washington Police Department and Signz360 revealed its new School Resource Officer vehicle at Ziglin Signs in Washington on Wednesday, Jan. 2.
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Miniature Room Project
WHS Students Complete Miniature Room Project
01/02/2019
Students in Kristen Perriman’s Housing and Interior Design class at Washington High School recently completed a miniature room project where they designed a room in a shoe box.
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South Point Student Donates Bench
South Point Elementary Student Donates Friendship Bench to School
12/21/2018
Charlie Davis, a fourth-grade student in Sonya Jones’ class at South Point Elementary, showed off her caring nature with a wish she made for the holiday season.
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WMS Talent Show
Washington Middle School Talent Show
12/21/2018
Washington Middle School held its annual talent show and pep assembly on Thursday, Dec. 20, which was the final day of classes before the winter break.
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Winter Break
Winter Break Begins December 21; Students Return January 3
12/21/2018
The first day of winter break in the School District of Washington is Friday, Dec. 21. Students return to class on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019.
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Santa Visits Campbellton
Santa Claus Visits Campbellton Elementary
12/20/2018
Students at Campbellton Elementary had a special visitor on Thursday, Dec. 20, the final day of school before the winter break.
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Marthasville STUCO Donation
Marthasville Elementary Student Council Donates to Grace's Place
12/20/2018
The Marthasville Elementary Student Council recently put together a RAD (Reading All Day) fundraiser to benefit Grace’s Place Crisis Nursery in Washington.
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Clearview Food Drive
Clearview Elementary Donates Food to Loving Hearts
12/20/2018
Staff and students at Clearview Elementary recently completed their canned food drive with items donated to Loving Hearts food pantry in Washington.
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Thursday, December 20 - Modified Day for K-12 Students
12/20/2018
This is a reminder that Thursday, Dec. 20, a modified day for all K-12 students.
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Evie Bryson Optimist Award
Labadie Elementary Student Evie Bryson Given Optimist Award
12/19/2018
Evie Bryson, sixth-grade student at Labadie Elementary, recently was recognized by the Washington Optimist Club as the December “Let Your Optimism Shine” award recipient.
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Wednesday, December 19 - Early Release Day for Grades K-8; Modified Day for Grades 9-12
12/19/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Dec. 19, is an early release day for elementary schools and the middle school, and a modified day for the high school. All K-8 students will be released one hour early. High school students will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m.
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Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
Sandbothe Family to Be Inducted Into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
12/18/2018
The Sandbothe Family of Washington will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in Springfield on Sunday, Jan. 27.
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FRCC Director's Awards
Four Rivers Career Center Second Quarter Director's Awards
12/18/2018
The Four Rivers Career Center handed out its Director’s Award for the second quarter, given to students four times per school year at the end of each quarter.
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ELC Door Decorating
Early Learning Center Classroom Door Holiday Decorating
12/17/2018
Celebrating the holiday season, staff at the Early Learning Center decorated their classroom and office doors during the month of December.
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SDOW Schedule for Remainder of December
12/17/2018
As winter break approaches, this is a reminder of the School District of Washington’s schedule through December and into the New Year.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, December 19
12/17/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Dec. 19, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Student Professional Development
Student Professional Development Day at Four Rivers Career Center
12/14/2018
Four Rivers Career Center held a Student Professional Development Day on Thursday, Dec. 13.
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Halaina O'Bryant
Halaina O'Bryant Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
12/13/2018
Halaina O’Bryant is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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School Board Filing Opens
Second Candidate Files for Board of Education
12/13/2018
The School District of Washington’s school board filing opened Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 8 a.m. It will remain open until Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at 5 p.m. One candidate, Jason Oesterly, registered as the filing opened at 8 a.m.
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WHS Boys Wrestling
Wrestling Blue Jays Take Down Ft. Zumwalt South
12/13/2018
Washington High School wrestling competed in its home opener against Ft. Zumwalt South on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Washington was victorious in both the junior varsity (50-18) and varsity (46-31) meets.
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Purina Farms Assembly
Purina Farms Assembly at Labadie Elementary
12/13/2018
A Purina Farms assembly was held at Labadie Elementary on Tuesday, Dec. 11.
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Washington West Holiday Activities
Washington West Students Participate in Holiday Activities
12/12/2018
Students in the classrooms of Karen Conduitt, Julie Trentmann, Tracy Niccum, Rilee Carter and Cody Stapel at Washington West Elementary had its annual Christmas party with Michelle Kinney’s Child Development class from St. Francis Borgia High School in the West cafeteria on Tuesday morning, Dec. 11.
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Augusta Santa's Workshop
Santa's Workshop at Augusta Elementary
12/12/2018
Augusta Elementary School held a Santa’s Workshop for all students, grades K-6, on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 10 and 11.
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Wednesday, December 12 - Early Release Day
12/12/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Dec. 12, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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WHS Girls Wrestling Team
Inaugural Girls Wrestling Season at Washington High School
12/11/2018
Girls wrestling officially is a high school sport in the state of Missouri. This winter season (2018-19) is the first season for girls wrestling.
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Adopt-A-Child Drive
WMS Students, Staff Participate in Adopt-A-Child Drive
12/10/2018
Participating in the Adopt-A-Child Drive,” staff and students at Washington Middle School “adopted” 15 children ages 5-14 in the Division of Family Services system and after raising money, were able to meet the requests and needs of all 15 children.
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Campbellton Ornament Making
Campbellton Elementary PTC Ornament Making
12/07/2018
The Campbellton Elementary PTC (Parent Teacher Committee) put on their annual ornament making project during school Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 3 and 4.
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WMS Students of Week
Washington Middle School November Students of the Week
12/07/2018
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the month of November.
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Wednesday, December 5 - Early Release Day
12/05/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Dec. 5, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Marthasville Paint N' Snack
Marthasville Elementary Hosts Paint N' Snack Event on January 18
12/05/2018
Marthasville Elementary is hosting a Paint N' Snack event on Friday, January 18, 2019.
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WMS Environmental Club
WMS Environmental Club Creates Ornaments From Waste and Recyclables
12/04/2018
The Washington Middle School Environmental Club members met on Thursday, Nov. 29, to learn about how to upcycle waste and recyclables to create different Christmas ornaments for friends, family and others in the community.
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Parents Night Out
WHS Cheerleaders Host Parents Night Out Event
12/03/2018
Need a couple of hours away from the kids? The Washington High School Cheerleaders are hosting a “Parents Night Out” event on Friday, Dec. 14.
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Laura Bruckerhoff
Laura Bruckerhoff Named Incoming Washington Middle School Principal
11/29/2018
Laura Bruckerhoff has been named the new principal of Washington Middle School, effective July 1, 2019. Bruckerhoff will replace Ron Millheiser, who is retiring following the 2018-19 school year.
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Washington Basketball at Union
Blue Jays, Lady Jays Visit Union for Basketball Action
11/29/2018
Washington High School played a boys and girls varsity basketball double-header at Union High School on Tuesday, Nov. 27.
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Wednesday, November 28 - Early Release Day
11/28/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Nov. 28, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Teaching Careers Shadow Day
Teaching Careers Program Holds Shadow Day
11/27/2018
The CAPS Teaching Careers program at Four Rivers Career Center held a Shadow Day to raise awareness of CTE (Career and Technical Education) and specifically its program in education.
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Clearview Leadership Meetings
Clearview Elementary Student Leadership Meetings
11/27/2018
A New Student Leadership Program have been developed this school year at Clearview Elementary.
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WMS Honor Society Donation
WMS Honor Society Donates to Franklin County Humane Society
11/26/2018
Washington Middle School Honor Society students raised funds and supplies for the Franklin County Humane Society for a Tail-Wagging Thanksgiving.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, November 28
11/26/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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Hank's Hope Presentation
Hank's Hope Presentation at Four Rivers Career Center
11/26/2018
Four Rivers Career Center offered a Depression and Suicide Prevention presentation on Tuesday, Nov. 20, in the Automotive Technology shop.
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Thanksgiving Break
Thanksgiving Break Wednesday-Friday, November 21-23
11/20/2018
A reminder there will be no school Wednesday-Friday, Nov. 21-23, for the Thanksgiving Break.
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Washington West Formal Lunch
Washington West Elementary Food Drive, Formal Lunch
11/20/2018
Students and staff at Washington West Elementary School held a food drive and also enjoyed a formal lunch, featuring turkey with all of the fixings, on Tuesday, Nov. 20.
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South Point Students FRCC Tour
South Point Elementary Sixth-Grade Students Take Tour of Four Rivers Career Center
11/19/2018
South Point Elementary sixth-grade students were given tours of the Four Rivers Career Center on Friday, Nov. 16.
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Augusta Manners Lunch
Manners Lunch Held at Augusta Elementary
11/19/2018
Students at Augusta Elementary School took part in a manners lunch on Monday, Nov. 19.
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ELC Family Reading Night
Family Reading Night Held at Early Learning Center
11/16/2018
The Early Learning Center held its Family Reading Night on Tuesday evening, Nov. 13. Students and parents visited different classrooms throughout the building as guest readers were on hand to read children’s books.
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Conduitt Classroom Feast
Conduitt Classroom Feast at Washington West Elementary
11/14/2018
Washington West Elementary teacher Karen Conduitt hosted her 19th Annual Thanksgiving Feast in her classroom during school on Tuesday, Nov. 13.
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Washington West Veterans Day
Washington West Elementary Holds Veterans Day Program
11/14/2018
Washington West Elementary School held its Veterans Day Program on Tuesday evening, Nov. 13. Staff, students, parents, guests and Veterans filled the gymnasium at Washington West.
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No School Thursday, November 15
11/14/2018
Due to poor weather and road conditions, the School District of Washington will be closed Thursday, November 15.
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Amy Brinkmann Award
Amy Brinkmann Receives Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award
11/13/2018
Amy Brinkmann, Kindergarten teacher at Augusta Elementary, has been named the School District of Washington’s recipient of the 2018 Emerson Electric Excellence in Teaching Award.
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Marthasville Veterans Day
Veterans Day Assembly at Marthasville Elementary
11/13/2018
Marthasville Elementary School held a Veterans Day Assembly on Tuesday, Nov. 13. Staff and students honored and paid tribute to United States Veterans.
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Wednesday, November 14 - Early Release Day
11/13/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Nov. 14, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Mason Kauffeld
Mason Kauffeld Named KLPW Athlete of the Week
11/13/2018
Mason Kauffeld is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week. Kauffeld, a sophomore at Washington High School, qualified for the MSHSAA Swimming Championships, becoming the school’s first-ever state qualifier in boys swimming.
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Ayers, Subke Named Washington Missourian Athletes of the Week
11/13/2018
Washington High School seniors Claire Ayers and Zach Subke are the Washington Missourian Athletes of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Early Dismissal Monday, Nov. 12
11/12/2018
Due to the weather advisory indicating falling temperatures and precipitation causing potential travel concerns on the roads, the School District of Washington will be dismissing early today, Monday, Nov. 12.
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WHS Veterans Day
Washington High School Veterans Day Assembly
11/09/2018
Washington High School, Washington Chapter of the National Honor Society and Washington’s Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) presented the annual Veterans Day Assembly on Friday, Nov. 9, in the Blue Jay Gymnasium at WHS.
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Washington Middle School Veterans Day Assembly
11/09/2018
Washington Middle School together with Homestead at Hickory View hosted area Veterans for a Veterans Day Assembly on Friday, Nov. 9.
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October Students of Week
Washington Middle School October Students of the Week
11/08/2018
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the month of October.
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Veterans Day
School District of Washington Veterans Day Programs
11/07/2018
With Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 11, buildings in the School District of Washington have scheduled Veterans Day programs.
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Delo Competition Third Place
FRCC Night Shift Students Place Third in Delo Tractor Restoration Competition; Brinkmann Wins Advisor of the Year
11/07/2018
Dan Brinkmann, Four Rivers Career Center Automotive Technology instructor, recently was named the 2018 Delo Tractor Restoration Competition Advisor of the Year. Students from the Four Rivers Career Center Night Shift class placed third in the Delo Tractor Restoration Competition in Indianapolis.
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Wednesday, November 7 - Early Release Day
11/07/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Nov. 7, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Ayers, Reed All-State
Ayers, Reed Run to Cross Country All-State Honors
11/06/2018
Competing at the MSHSAA Cross Country Championships at Oak Hills Golf Center in Jefferson City on Saturday, Nov. 3, Washington had two runners earn all-state honors in Class 4 by placing in the top 25 of the individual standings. Earning all-state honors were senior Claire Ayers and sophomore Mia Reed.
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Mason Kauffeld
Mason Kauffeld Becomes First WHS State Qualifier in Boys Swimming
11/05/2018
Mason Kauffeld, a sophomore at Washington High School, has qualified for the MSHSAA Swimming Championships, becoming the school’s first-ever state qualifier in boys swimming.
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South Point Anti-Bullying Assembly
Anti-Bullying Assembly at South Point Elementary
11/01/2018
Justin and Nicci Fears of Phobius Haunted House presented an ant-bullying assembly entitled, “Don’t Be A Monster” to students in fourth through sixth grade at South Point Elementary on Wednesday, Oct. 31.
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Marthasville Fredbird & Friends
Cardinals' Fredbird & Friends Visits Marthasville Elementary
11/01/2018
The St. Louis Cardinals’ Fredbird & Friends Elementary School Program visited Marthasville Elementary School on Monday, Oct. 29.
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Wednesday, October 31 - Early Release Day
10/31/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Oct. 31, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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BUILD Academy Dog Houses
BUILD Academy Students Complete Construction of Dog Houses
10/31/2018
The School District of Washington’s BUILD (Building Unique and Innovative Learners by Design) Academy at Four Rivers Career Center completed its first round of dog houses.
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Augusta Red Ribbon Assembly
Red Ribbon Assembly at Augusta Elementary
10/31/2018
Augusta Elementary School held a Red Ribbon Week assembly on Tuesday morning, Oct. 30. Red Ribbon Week is a national campaign focusing on drug awareness. Buildings throughout the School District of Washington are recognizing Red Ribbon Week.
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Washington West Halloween Prade
Halloween Parade at Washington West Elementary
10/31/2018
Washington West Elementary held its Halloween Costume Parade on Wednesday, Oct. 31.
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Labadie Halloween Parade
Halloween Parade at Labadie Elementary
10/31/2018
Labadie Elementary held its Halloween Costume Parade on Wednesday, Oct. 31.
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Health Sciences Career Night
PTLW Biomedical and Health Sciences Academy Career Night
10/30/2018
Project Lead the Way Biomedical and Health Science Academy of Innovation hosted a Career Night at Washington High School on Monday, Oct. 22.
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South Point DEA Assembly
Drug Enforcement Agency Assembly at South Point Elementary
10/30/2018
Recognizing Red Ribbon Week, Ryan Lawyer of the Drug Enforcement Agency spoke with fifth- and sixth-grade students at South Point Elementary on Wednesday, Oct. 24. ​
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Clearview Red Ribbon Assembly
Red Ribbon Assembly at Clearview Elementary
10/30/2018
Observing Red Ribbon Week, a national campaign focusing on drug awareness, Clearview Elementary School held an assembly on Monday, Oct. 29.
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FRCC Director's Awards
Four Rivers Career Center First Quarter Director's Awards
10/29/2018
The Four Rivers Career Center handed out its Director’s Award for the first quarter, given to students four times per school year following the end of each quarter.
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Guys and Dolls
WHS Theater Presents Guys and Dolls November 8-10
10/29/2018
Washington High School and ITS Troupe No. 4233 proudly present its fall musical, Guys and Dolls. Performances will be Nov. 8-10 at 7 p.m. in the CJ Burger Fine Arts Center on the WHS campus.
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Campbellton Red Ribbon Week
Campbellton Elementary Observes Red Ribbon Week
10/29/2018
Recognizing Red Ribbon Week, a national campaign focusing on drug awareness, Campbellton Elementary School held an assembly on Tuesday, Oct. 23.
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Madrigal Dinner
WHS Choir Presents Madrigal Dinner December 13-15
10/29/2018
The Washington High School Choral Department is excited to present its annual Madrigal Dinner December 13-15 at The Presbyterian Church of Washington, 4834 South Point Road.
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Parent Advisory Committee to Hold Meeting November 9
10/24/2018
As part of the Title I, Title II, Title III, and Title IV program federal mandates, the School District of Washington is required to have a Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) who assists in the development and evaluation of the Title programs.
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School District of Washington Schedule for October 24-26
10/23/2018
This is a reminder of the School District of Washington’s schedule for Wednesday-Friday, Oct. 24-26.
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Washington District Cross Country
Washington Competes in District Cross Country Meet
10/23/2018
Washington High School cross country competed in the Class 4 District 2 Meet Saturday, Oct. 20, at Francis Park in St. Louis.
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WHS STUCO Blood Drive
Washington High School Leadership, Student Council Holds Blood Drive
10/23/2018
Washington High School Leadership and Student Council held its fall blood drive in the Little Blue Jay Gymnasium on Monday, Oct. 22.
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Board of Education to Meet October 24 at Four Rivers Career Center
10/22/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. The meeting will take place at the LPN Room at Four Rivers Career Center.
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Washington Football
Blue Jays Win Home Football Finale
10/22/2018
Washington ended the home portion of its varsity football season in style with a convincing 46-28 victory over Francis Howell North on Friday, Oct. 19.
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Augusta Officers Greeting
Police, Fire Officers Greet Augusta Elementary Students
10/19/2018
Students at Augusta Elementary were greeted by local police and fire department officers as they arrived to school on Thursday morning, Oct. 18.
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Parent-Teacher Conferences Set for October 24
10/19/2018
Parent-teacher conferences in the School District of Washington are scheduled for Wednesday Oct. 24. It will be a modified day. The following two days, Thursday, Oct. 25, and Friday, Oct. 26, there will be no school for students.
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Angst
SDOW Showing Angst to Students, Parents, Community
10/19/2018
The School District of Washington will be showing the movie Angst to all Washington High School, Washington Middle School and sixth-grade students on October 23 and 24.
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TLC Chili Cook-Off
Paula Mueller Wins School District of Washington's TLC Chili Cook-Off
10/19/2018
Paula Mueller, Network and PC Technician for the School District of Washington, was the winner of the Fourth Annual TLC (Technology and Learning Center) Chili Cook-Off, which took place on Friday, Oct. 19.
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Labadie School-Wide Activity
Labadie Elementary School-Wide Activity Aims to Build Relationships
10/18/2018
A school-wide activity involving building relationships among students and teachers in a family environment took place at Labadie Elementary on Wednesday, Oct. 17.
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Labadie Sixth Grade Project
Labadie Elementary Sixth-Grade Student Project
10/18/2018
Students in Mike Jinkerson’s sixth-grade class at Labadie Elementary participated in an activity centering around finding positive thoughts and qualities in other people on Wednesday, Oct. 17.
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Marthasville Red Ribbon Assembly
Red Ribbon Week Assembly at Marthasville Elementary
10/17/2018
Kicking off Red Ribbon Week at Marthasville Elementary, a national campaign focusing on drug awareness, an assembly was held on Monday morning, Oct. 15. Buildings throughout the School District of Washington are recognizing Red Ribbon Week in October.
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WHS Key Club
Washington Kiwanis Club Takes Sponsorship of WHS Key Club
10/17/2018
The Kiwanis Club of Union officially transferred Washington High School Key Club sponsorship to the Kiwanis Club of Washington on Monday, Oct. 15.
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Wednesday, October 17 - Early Release Day
10/17/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Oct. 17, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Rotary Students of the Month
Walker, Charlesworth Named Washington Rotary Students of Month
10/16/2018
David Walker and Ryan Charlesworth recently were recognized as Washington Rotary Club’s students of the month for Washington High School and Four Rivers Career Center, respectively.
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WMS Penny War
Washington Middle School Holds Penny War for United Way
10/15/2018
Students at Washington Middle School participated in a friendly Penny War competition to raise money for the United Way.
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ELC Big Rigs Event
Big Rigs and More Event at Early Learning Center
10/15/2018
The Early Learning Center hosted a Big Rigs and Things That Go community event on Saturday, Oct. 13.
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Rehmeier Farms Augusta
Rehmeier Farms Visits Augusta Elementary
10/11/2018
Kayla Reckert’s second-grade class at Augusta Elementary received a visit from Eric Rehmeier and Amy Barron, representing Rehmeier Farms in Augusta, on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 11.
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Modified Day for Students on Friday, October 12
10/11/2018
This is a reminder there will be a modified day for students on Friday, Oct. 12, for a staff professional work day in the afternoon.
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WINGS Early Bird Grant
WINGS Awards Jackie Krafft Early Bird Teacher Grants
10/11/2018
The School District of Washington’s WINGS Foundation awarded 33 Jackie Krafft Early Bird teacher grants this fall (2018) totaling $3,857. Since 1993, WINGS has now awarded a total of 1,073 teacher grants totaling $502,404.
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Make Mondays Better
'Make Mondays Better' Event Created at Washington Middle School
10/10/2018
The Washington Middle School Student Council has started a new activity called “Make Mondays Better.”
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Wednesday, October 10 - Early Release Day
10/10/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Oct. 10, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Clearview Magic Show
Clearview Elementary PTSO Magic Show
10/10/2018
Students at Clearview Elementary who participated and sold a certain amount in a recent PTSO (Parent Teacher Student Organization) fundraiser were rewarded with a magic show on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 9.
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Washington High School Band
Washington Marching Band Festival
10/09/2018
The 50th annual Washington Marching Band Festival took place Saturday, Oct. 6. Hosted by Washington High School, the festival featured a parade and field competition with approximately 2,400 students from 30 schools participating.
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Labadie Fall Festival
Labadie Elementary Holds Fall Festival/Chili Cook-Off
10/09/2018
Labadie Elementary held its Fall Festival on Friday evening, Oct. 5. Staff and students along with friends and family attended the event.
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Augusta October ROCK Stars
Augusta Elementary October ROCK Stars
10/09/2018
Augusta Elementary’s October ROCK Stars recently were recognized. Every grade and specials teacher nominates one student every month as the ROCK Star student of the month.
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BOE Tours Campbellton
Board of Education Takes Tour Through Campbellton Elementary
10/08/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education walked through Campbellton Elementary School for a guided tour to visit with staff and students and see various assignments and projects they were working on.
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WMS Veterinary Medicine
WMS Veterinary Medicine Class Has Culminating Clinical Rotation
10/05/2018
The Veterinary Medicine class at Washington Middle School had its culminating clinical rotation for the quarter on Friday, Sept. 28.
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WHS Leadership Students
Washington High School Leadership Students Work on Projects, Events
10/05/2018
Washington High School’s Leadership Class is busy planning and hosting various activities and events for the 2018-19 school year.
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GAC Central Cross Country Meet
Washington Runners Compete in GAC Central Cross Country Meet
10/05/2018
Washington High School hosted the GAC Central Cross Country Meet on Thursday, Oct. 4. The 3.1-mile course was scattered throughout the Washington High School and Middle School campus, starting and finishing at Scanlan Stadium.
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Elizabeth Busch
WHS Senior Elizabeth Busch Named Commended Student
10/04/2018
Washington High School senior Elizabeth Busch has been named a Commended Student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.
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Washington Boys Soccer
Soccer Blue Jays Top Ft. Zumwalt North, Union
10/04/2018
Washington posted a pair of varsity boys soccer victories over Ft. Zumwalt North and Union on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 2 and 3, respectively.
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Wednesday, October 3 - Early Release Day
10/03/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Oct. 3, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Missouri Options Carpentry Career Day
Missouri Options Students Attend Carpentry Career Day
10/03/2018
Students in School District of Washington’s Missouri Options Program attended the Carpenter's Union Joint Apprenticeship Career Day in Carpentry on Wednesday, Sept. 26.
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Josie Kleekamp
Josie Kleekamp Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
10/03/2018
Washington High School volleyball player Josie Kleekamp is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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WINGS Hall of Honor
WINGS Inducts New Class Into Hall of Honor
10/02/2018
WINGS Educational Foundation to the School District of Washington inducted its 10th class to the Hall of Honor Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Elks Lodge in Washington.
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Kassidy Phillips
Kassidy Phillips Named KLPW Athlete of the Week
10/02/2018
Washington High School volleyball player Kassidy Phillips is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week. Phillips, a 5-11 junior middle hitter, has played a big role in the Lady Jays’ success this season. She played an instrumental role in the team winning the Hermann Tournament on Sept. 27 for the fourth straight year.
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Brinkmann Teacher of the Year
Dan Brinkmann Named WINGS, SDOW Teacher of the Year
10/01/2018
Dan Brinkmann, Automotive Technology instructor at Four Rivers Career Center, was named the WINGS and School District of Washington Teacher of the Year during the WINGS Hall of Honor Gala at the Elks Lodge in Washington on Saturday, Sept. 29.
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Washington Band Festival
Washington Marching Band Festival Takes Place October 6
10/01/2018
The 50th annual Washington Marching Band Festival takes place Saturday, Oct. 6. The festival features a parade competition and a field competition.
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Washington Wins Hermann Tournament
Four-Peat! Volleyball Lady Jays Capture Hermann Tournament Crown
09/28/2018
For the fourth straight season, Washington (17-6-2) captured the championship of the Hermann Volleyball Tournament by defeating Borgia (15-6-1) in the finals. Playing at Hermann High School on Thursday, Sept. 27, the Lady Jays knocked off Borgia, 25-22, 11-25, 25-23 in the championship match.
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Teacher of the Year Finalists
WINGS Teacher of the Year to Be Announced at Hall of Honor
09/27/2018
The WINGS Educational Foundation’s Teacher of the Year winner from the School District of Washington will be announced at the WINGS Hall of Honor Gala on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Elks Lodge in Washington, 1459 W. Fifth Street.
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Clearview Leadership Program
New Leadership Program Developed at Clearview Elementary
09/27/2018
A New Student Leadership Program has been developed this school year at Clearview Elementary. The goal is to incorporate the Student Council and the Student Leadership teams together to make one organization, and involve every student at Clearview.
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Wednesday, September 26 - Early Release Day
09/26/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Sept. 26, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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USS Missouri Crew Vists NJROTC
USS Missouri Crew Visits NJROTC Cadets
09/25/2018
On Monday, Sept. 24, CDR George Howell, the Commanding Officer of the USS Missouri (SSN 780), a submarine stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, along with members of his crew, visited the Washington High School NJROTC program.
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Clearview Elementary Pavilion
Work Completed on New Pavilion at Clearview Elementary
09/25/2018
Work on building a new pavilion at Clearview Elementary School has been completed. The finishing touches will be made on Friday, Sept. 28.
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Ottmar Escalante
Ottmar Escalante Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
09/25/2018
Washington High School soccer player Ottmar Escalante is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, September 26
09/24/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Sept. 26, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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BUILD Academy Program
BUILD Academy Students Set to Begin Projects
09/24/2018
The School District of Washington’s BUILD (Building Unique and Innovative Learners by Design) Academy at Four Rivers Career Center continues to develop, make progress, and the students have begun their projects.
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Police, Fire Officers Greet Clearview Elementary Students
09/21/2018
Officers from the Washington Police Department, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, and the Union Fire Protection District were on hand to greet Clearview Elementary students as they arrived to school on Thursday morning, Sept. 20.
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CAPS Business Visits Chamber of Commerce
CAPS Global Business Classes Visit Washington Chamber of Commerce
09/21/2018
The School District of Washington’s CAPS Global Business classes visited the Washington Area Chamber of Commerce office on Thursday, Sept. 20.
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DECA Run/Walk
WHS DECA Hosts Run for 3A Run/Walk September 29
09/20/2018
Washington High School DECA is holding a Run for 3A 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Four Rivers Family YMCA.
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WHS Cheer Mouse Races
WHS Cheerleaders Host Mouse Races October 13
09/20/2018
The Washington High School Cheerleaders are hosting mouse races on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Washington VFW, 813 Jefferson Street.
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Wednesday, September 19 - Early Release Day
09/19/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Sept. 19, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Jena Monehan
Jena Monehan Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
09/19/2018
Washington High School softball player Jena Monehan is the Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Marthasville McTeacher Night
Marthasville Elementary Staff Participates in McTeacher Night
09/19/2018
Several teachers from Marthasville Elementary helped raise money for the school by participating in McTeacher Night at the McDonald’s in Washington on Monday, Sept. 17.
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JV Girls Race
Washington Hosts Middle School, Junior Varsity Cross Country Meet
09/18/2018
Washington High School hosted the Tri-County and Middle School Cross Country Invitational on Monday, Sept. 17. The meet featured four races; middle school girls (1.5 miles), middle school boys (1.5 miles), junior varsity girls (3.1 miles) and junior varsity boys (3.1 miles).
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Rotary Student of the Month
Claire Ayers, Samuel Schmitz Named Washington Rotary Students of the Month
09/17/2018
Claire Ayers and Samuel Schmitz recently were recognized as Washington Rotary Club’s students of the month for Washington High School and Four Rivers Career Center, respectively.
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CAPS Business Visits Historical Society
CAPS Global Business Classes Visit Washington Historical Society
09/14/2018
The School District of Washington’s CAPS Global Business classes visited the Washington Historical Society on Tuesday, Sept. 11, and Downtown Washington Inc., on Thursday, Sept. 13.
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National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
Three WHS Seniors Named Semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program
09/14/2018
Washington High School seniors Kristen Monzyk, James Collier and David Walker are among the approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 64th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
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Washington West Color Run
Washington West Color Run Takes Place October 6
09/13/2018
Washington West Elementary Student Council is hosting its Third Annual Color Run on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. The one-mile run/walk takes place at Washington West Elementary.
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WHS Homecoming Parade
Washington High School Fall Homecoming Parade
09/13/2018
Washington High School’s Fall Homecoming Parade took place on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 12. Many different clubs, organizations and fall sports teams at WHS and the School District of Washington were represented in the parade, which began at Main and Cedar and ended at the high school.
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WHS Powder Puff Football Game
Powder Puff Football Game at Washington High School
09/13/2018
As part of Homecoming Week festivities at Washington High School, the annual powder puff football game between the senior and junior girls took place at Scanlan Stadium on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
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Wednesday, September 12 - Early Release Day
09/12/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Sept. 12, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Mia Reed
Mia Reed Named Washington Missourian Athlete of the Week
09/12/2018
Washington High School cross country runner Mia Reed is the Washington Missourian’s Athlete of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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Rivals for a Reason Softball
Rivals for a Reason Softball Game Raises Nearly $5,000
09/12/2018
The Rivals for a Reason softball game between Washington and Borgia took place at Lakeview Park on Monday, Sept. 10. The teams are using the game as a rallying point to raise funds for Friends of Kids With Cancer as both schools have been touched by cancer.
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PAT Yoga for Toddlers
Parents as Teachers Holds Yoga for Toddlers at Early Learning Center
09/12/2018
Parents as Teachers held a Play Group – “Yoga for Toddlers” at the Early Learning Center on Wednesday, Sept. 12.
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South Point 9/11 Ceremony
South Point Elementary Holds Annual 9/11 Ceremony
09/11/2018
South Point Elementary School observed the 9/11 Anniversary on Tuesday, Sept. 11. Remembering the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, South Point staff and students circled around the flag pole in front of the building. They were joined by area emergency responders, including members of the Washington Police and Fire Departments, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, and the Washington Area Ambulance District.
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Ellie Quaethem
Ellie Quaethem Named KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week
09/10/2018
Washington High School softball player Ellie Quaethem is the KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week.
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Oxfest Music Festival
Oxfest Music Festival Supports WINGS Foundation
09/10/2018
WINGS Educational Foundation is excited to be one of the beneficiaries to the 2018 OxFest. Oxfest is a community wide music festival held on Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Washington Fairgrounds.
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WHS Homecoming Court
WHS Homecoming Week Runs September 10-15
09/07/2018
Homecoming Week at Washington High School runs Sept. 10-15. The Homecoming football game is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 14. The football Blue Jays take on Ft. Zumwalt East at 7 p.m. This year’s theme is “Under the Sea.”
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Augusta Grandparents Day
Grandparents Day at Augusta Elementary
09/07/2018
Grandparents Day was held at Augusta Elementary School on Friday, Sept. 7. Students had the opportunity to spend several hours with their grandparents eating lunch and participating in a number of different classroom activities.
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School Boarded Guided Tour
Board of Education Takes Guided Tour of Classroom Changes at High School
09/06/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education walked through Washington High School for a guided tour to see room reorganizations and summer projects that have been completed on Friday morning, Aug. 31.
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Elementary Challenge Computer Workings
Elementary Challenge Students Learn About Inner Workings of Computer
09/06/2018
Barry Harting, PC Technician with the School District of Washington, was a guest to the Elementary Challenge fourth-grade classroom at Washington High School to explain the inner workings of the desktop computer.
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Wednesday, September 5 - Early Release Day
09/05/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Sept. 5, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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WMS Students of the Week
Washington Middle School August Students of the Week
09/05/2018
Washington Middle School recently recognized its students of the week for the month of August. The students were nominated by their team’s teachers as part of the #Blue Jay Way-Positive Behavior Program.
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Ellie Quaethem, Michael Andrews Named Washington Missourian Athletes of the Week
09/05/2018
Washington High School student athletes Ellie Quaethem and Michael Andrews have been named the Washington Missourian Athletes of the Week, sponsored by First State Community Bank.
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WHS Boys Swim Meet
Blue Jays Compete in Swim Meet at YMCA
09/04/2018
The Washington High School boys swim team competed against Borgia on Friday, Aug. 31, at the Four Rivers Area YMCA in Washington.
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WHS Football vs. Pacific
Blue Jays Blast Pacific in Home Football Opener
09/04/2018
Playing its varsity football home opener on Friday, Aug. 31, Washington High School busted into the win column with a 35-0 victory over Pacific.
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No School Monday, September 3, for Labor Day
09/01/2018
This is a reminder there will be no school on Monday, Sept. 3, for Labor Day.
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BUILD Academy
BUILD Academy Launches at Four Rivers Career Center
09/01/2018
The School District of Washington has launched its BUILD (Building Unique and Innovative Learners by Design) Academy at Four Rivers Career Center.
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WHS Volleyball
Washington Volleyball Wins Home Opener Over Ft. Zumwalt South
08/31/2018
It was a successful home opener all the way around for the Washington High School volleyball program. Playing against GAC Central foe Ft. Zumwalt South, the Lady Jays defeated FZS in the freshman, junior varsity and varsity matches on Thursday, Aug. 30.
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Wednesday, August 29 - Early Release Day
08/29/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, August 29, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Jaywalkers Dance Clinic
WHS Jaywalkers Dance Clinic September 22, Performance September 28
08/29/2018
Washington High School’s dance team, the Jaywalkers, will hold a Fall Dance Clinic on Saturday, Sept. 22, in the Little Blue Jay Gymnasium at WHS from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students should meet in the Little Blue Jay Gym lobby to check in at 8:45 a.m.
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Washington Girls Golf Opens Season, Places Second in Home Meet
08/29/2018
Opening their fall golf season at Wolf Hollow Golf Club on Tuesday, Aug. 28, the Washington Lady Jays finished in second place out of three teams against Timberland and Lutheran South.
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WHS Cheer Clinic
Washington High School Cheer Clinic September 13, Performance September 14
08/28/2018
The Washington High School Little Blue Jay Cheer Clinic will take place Thursday, Sept. 13, from 5:30-8 p.m. at the WHS Blue Jay gymnasium.
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Board of Education to Meet Wednesday, August 29
08/28/2018
The School District of Washington’s Board of Education will meet Wednesday, Aug. 29, at the district office at 7 p.m.
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WHS Football vs. Seckman
Washington Falls at Seckman in Varsity Football Opener
08/27/2018
Washington High School opened its varsity football season at Seckman on Friday, Aug. 24, dropping a 27-13 decision to the Jaguars.
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WMS Pet of the Week
Intro to Veterinary Medicine Class at WMS Implements Pet of the Week Program
08/26/2018
Stefanie Virgen’s Introduction to Veterinary Class at Washington Middle School is having a Pet of the Week every Friday during the school year.
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WINGS Hall of Honor Gala Scheduled for September 29
08/24/2018
The WINGS Educational Foundation will holds its Hall of Honor Gala on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Elks Lodge in Washington, 1459 W. Fifth Street.
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Wednesday, August 22 - Early Release Day
08/22/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, Aug. 22, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Wednesday, August 22 - Early Release Day
08/22/2018
This is a reminder that Wednesday, August 22, is an early release day in the School District of Washington. All K-12 students will be released one hour early.
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Health Sciences Academy
SDOW Introduces Health Sciences Academy of Innovation
08/21/2018
The School District of Washington, in partnership with Mercy, is introducing a new program for students for the 2018-19 school year. Health Sciences Academy of Innovation is a unique learning opportunity housed within Mercy Hospital and the Four Rivers Career Center.
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Jim Feighery Donation
Jim Feighery State Farm Insurance Donates Hygiene Products to SDOW
08/17/2018
Jim Feighery State Farm Insurance in Washington held a donation drive program called “Kick Germs to the Curb,” collecting a number of hygiene products such as hand sanitizer, Kleenex, and hand wipes, and donated them to the School District of Washington to pass out to classrooms for the upcoming school year.
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STEAM Grant Winner
WINGS Foundation Awards STEAM Grant
08/17/2018
The WINGS Educational Foundation awarded its third STEAM Collaborative WINGS Grant on Monday, Aug. 13, during the annual Washington School District Back-to-School staff program.
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WHS Freshman Orientation
Washington High School, Middle School Holds Orientations
08/16/2018
Washington Middle School’s seventh-grade WEB (Where Everybody Belongs) orientation and Washington High School’s freshman orientation both took place on Tuesday, Aug. 14.
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Opening Ceremony Held for SDOW Staff
08/14/2018
The School District of Washington held its opening ceremony for all staff members Monday, Aug. 13, at the C.J. Burger Theater at Washington High School.
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Open Houses Scheduled for SDOW Buildings
08/09/2018
In preparation for the 2018-19 school year, open houses have been scheduled throughout buildings in the School District of Washington.
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Washington High School Makeup Registration August 13-14
08/09/2018
Washington High School students who missed the original registration dates have another opportunity to register.
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Washington Middle School Orientation, Open House August 14
08/09/2018
Orientation and Open House information for Washington Middle School taking place on Tuesday, August 14.
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WHS Fall Sports Practices
WHS Fall Sports Practices Under Way
08/08/2018
Fall sports practices at Washington High School kicked off on Monday, Aug. 6.
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New Secondary Teachers
New Teacher Training Held at Technology and Learning Center
08/01/2018
New Teacher Orientation for 2018-19 in the School District of Washington took place Monday, July 30, to Wednesday, August 1, at the Technology and Learning Center.
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Lydia Juengling Receives NHS Scholarship
07/18/2018
Lydia Juengling, a 2018 Washington High School graduate and member of the National Honor Society (NHS) at WHS, has been named one of 500 national semifinalists in the National Honor Society Scholarship program.
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The Effects the Color Blue Has on Our Student Population
07/12/2018
Blue is a cool and calming color that shows creativity and intelligence. The color blue is a popular color among large companies, hospitals and airlines. very popular color.
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Marthasville Summer Students Make Donation
Marthasville Elementary Summer Students Donate to Humane Society
07/02/2018
LuAnn Engelbrecht’s second and third grade class from Marthasville Elementary summer school recently hosted a lemonade stand during recess. The students collected $356.25.
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