Washington Elementary School Blog

Teacher Appreciation Week A special thank you goes to our PTO for planning our wonde...

Kwame Alexander

April 12, 2018

  Kwame Alexander Rebound Tour   A special thank you to the PTO ...

Mrs. Richards' third grade reading class has been getting ready for Units of Stud...

Second Grade Book Tasting

March 19, 2018

  Mrs. Weil and Mrs. Cahill’s Book Tasting. Today, our second grad...

Magic at Washington

December 21, 2017

  Washington Magic: 4th grade students learned about magic tricks from Mr. ...

5th Grade Acts of Kindness

December 8, 2017

5th Grade Washington students demonstrate their ROARS with Random Acts of Kindness....

Today Washingtons PTO brought in Author Kelly Di Pocchio to come talk to our students a...

Washington Roars

November 29, 2017

  Washington ROARS with Voice Volumes! Here we have Roary on display in the...

Washington's Student Council

November 13, 2017

The board meeting tonight took place in the gym at Washington Elementary School. Our st...

In Mrs. Rubeo's 2nd grade class the students presented important fire safety inform...

Ms. Downes 2nd Grade Writing

October 26, 2017

Here are 2nd Graders working through the writing process. We began by reading and resea...

Yoga at Washington

October 11, 2017

Washington practices self-regulation with yoga moves! Students are given the opportunit...

Mrs. Benjamins students went to Park Ridge Public Libary last night to Skype with autho...

Skyping with Authors

October 6, 2017

Mrs. Benjamins students went to Park Ridge Public Libary last night to Skype with autho...

Like many years past the common question of the day has been, ‘how many laps...

Anti Bullying Assembly

September 14, 2017

This week Washington students participated in an anti bullying assembly with Matt Wilhe...

Read to Someone Ms. Rubeo’s second grade class is learning about the different...

SEL at Washington

August 25, 2017

Washington ROARS in 1st Grade as students demonstrate social emotional skills at recess...

Ms. Downes Wishing Tree

August 22, 2017

In Ms. Downes second grade class, a wishing tree has grown. This is not an ordinary wis...

For as long as I can remember I've always been told "Ooooh . . . you don't...

Did you know that January 23 is National Handwriting Day?  Although many of us inc...

21st Century Learning in PE

January 14, 2017

21st century learning has really come to life in the gymnasium at Washington School.&...

Washington Cares

November 11, 2016

Washington School is so fortunate to be apart of such a wonderful, safe community. It i...

RED RIBBON WEEK - OCTOBER 24-28th Red Ribbon Week is an opportunity for our kids to...

Batty Writing in 2nd Grade

October 21, 2016

2nd Graders in Ms. Downes' Class have been working on the steps involved in the w...