Eighth Grade Immunization Required for 2016-17
There are new immunization requirements that have been put in place for incoming 8th graders for the 2016-17 school year. Click here for more details.
Feb. 1, 8, 15 & 22
dismiss @ 2:20 pm
@ 9:00 am in gym
The School District of Washington recently sent six teams from two schools to two different scholar bowl tournaments.
WHS A and B went to Oakville, while WHS JV and WMS A, B, and C were in Tuscumbia.
(* - medalist as a top scoring player in prelims).
In Tuscumbia, the JV team took second in their division, only dropping a game to the winner Hallsville, finishing the day at 9-1. Team members were Marcy Lampe*, Elise Thierbach, Ely Schulte and Audrey Bush*.
In Middle School, the field was split into a Standard and a Highly Competitive division. The HC division played on the same set of questions as the JV field.
In Standard, the WMS C team placed second overall at 8-2. Team members were Molly Schaedler, Hayden Thiemann*, Kyle Meyer and Silas Clements.
In the Highly Competitive division, WMS B went 3-6 to place fifth out of six teams. Team members were Max Grimes*, Evan Courtaway and Katlynn Miller.
WMS A placed second at 8-2, with both losses to champions Columbia Independent A. Team members were Zach Miesner*, Leo Bergin, Kaleb Burr* and Michael Lampe.
WHS A team members were Matt Dew, Matt Chalem, Cole Phinney and Joe Stitz*.
WHS B team members were Jonathan Amlong*, Spencer Johnson and Carrie Derner*.
We would like to invite you all to join the students of WMS Theatre for their production of "Honk, Jr." This musical adaptation of "The Ugly Duckling" runs approximately 60 minutes. Performances are:
Friday & Saturday, January 27th & 28th at 7:30 P.M.
Sunday, January 29th at 2:30 P.M.
The Parent Speaker Series session scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, at Washington High School, has been postponed and is rescheduled for Wednesday, March 15, which also is the date of the final session.
It will take place at the CJB Theater at Washington High School starting at 6:30 p.m. Parents do not need to register to attend.
The topics on March 15 will be:
* Warning signs of substance abuse
* Mental health
Washington High School is inviting all K-12 parents to attend the Speakers Series on March 15. It is open to all parents K-12.
The goal is to provide information on topics that may be of interest to parents in our district.
WHS is working in conjunction with the Washington Police Department and community agencies to bring in the Speakers Series.
Click on the attached link below for a flyer on the Parent Speaker Series.
Volleyball tryouts for 7th grade are January 17th from 3:30-5:30 pm and the 19th from 6:30-8:00 am with additional dates to be determined if needed. 8th grade tryouts are scheduled for Thursday and Friday, January 26 & 27 from 3:30-5:30 pm. Sign up sheets are on the table by the office. You will need a sports physical in order to try out. Physicals must be completed on the Missouri State High School Activities Association Form which can be found on the WMS Website under Blue Jay Athletics. It is recommended that you always keep a copy of the physical at home. Physicals may be turned in to Mrs. Feldmann in Room 143, the high school activities office or turned in to the coach the first day of tryouts.
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Modified Day for Students January 25
A reminder there will be a modified day for students on Wednesday, Jan. 25, for a staff professional work day in the afternoon. Click here for modified day dismissal times.
Staff Spotlight: On The Spot SDOW (December 2016)
On the Spot SDOW will highlight, at random, three employees a month from the School District of Washington from Certified Staff, Support Staff and Administration/Counseling. Click here for the December edition.
WMS 2016-17 Student Handbook
The Washington Middle School student handbook for the 2016-17 school year is available. The front page must be signed and returned to the office. Click here to view the handbook.
2016-17 SDOW Academic Calendar
The safety of our students and staff is a top priority. Click here for district safety information.