Mission, Vision and Beliefs


We are Washington. We care. We contribute. We LEARN.


Our Mission is to inspire achievement, character, and personal growth in all students as they pursue and succeed in college, careers, and life.


The School District of Washington will provide an inspiring educational environment by means of challenging, relevant, and purposeful learning experiences designed to prepare students for their future. We are committed to an engaged and customized approach to education. We encourage innovation and creativity developed to help our students explore their purpose and passion as they acquire the skills and attributes necessary to be college and career ready.

We will do this within a culture of collaboration that fosters understanding, acceptance, and mutual respect while remaining focused on student achievement, staff development, and the well-being of our students as they grow, mature, and learn.

Strategic Plan Focus Areas 2019-24

The Strategic Planning Team received input from District stakeholders through the use of surveys and meetings to establish the following areas of focus:

Student Achievement and Engagement
Academic Improvement
Relevant Lessons
Personalized Learning
Professional Development

Safety, Health, and Well-Being
Health Services
Physical Activity
Social Emotional Learning
Climate and Culture

Establishing Meaningful Partnerships
Family Engagement
Business/Industry and the Overall Community
Higher Education/Post-Secondary Institutions
Economic Development and Marketing to the Overall Community

Facilities and Learning Environments
Long-range Planning
New Construction

Assets and Sustainability