2018 National Blue Ribbon School2018 Blue Ribbon Logo

District 64 is proud to announce that Washington Elementary School has been designated as a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.

“We are simply delighted that Washington has been awarded this honor for its commitment to student achievement, and congratulate our talented students, engaged staff, and supportive families for their dedication to learning and student success,” according to District 64 Superintendent Laurie Heinz.

“We are very proud that Washington is leading the way within D64 as we see the positive impact that our 2020 Vision Strategic Plan is having on students across our schools,” Dr. Heinz added.

A sweet surprise awaited these and other Washington School staff members arriving for an after school meeting to celebrate their 2018 National Blue Ribbon School Award!

Dr. Heinz and Principal Daly with Blue ribbon award balloons

(LEFT) Principal Stephanie Daly and Dr. Heinz celebrate the announcement!