Washington Weekly

Friday, November 9, 2018


Mr. Russell, Principal - 414.773.1805

Mrs. Schram, Administrative Assistant - 414.773.1805

Mrs. Hill-Gordon - Educational Assistant - 414.773.1806

Attendance Line - 414.773.1802

Fall Conference Survey

Thank you to all the parents who attended fall conferences. If you have not done so already, we would love your feedback on how to make future events the most impactful. Your time and input is very much appreciated and helpful in future planning. Please click HERE to participate in the survey

The Washington Way PBIS - Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports

For more information on PBIS at Washington, click here.

Important Dates

Wed, Nov 14th - Early Release 2:20 dismissal

Wed, Nov 14th - PTA Meeting

Wed, Nov 21 through Mon, Nov 26 - Thanksgiving Break (school resumes Tues, Nov 27)

Fri, Dec 7 - Report cards sent home

Washington's Design Lab

Click here for this weeks STEM Program update which includes information about:

  • Breakout EDU
  • Engineering Design Process

Wauwatosa Children’s Theatre

TOMORROW, Saturday, November 10, Wauwatosa Children’s Theatre will be presenting “The Koala Who Could”, performed by Sunset Playhouse. The cost is $5. The box office is open at 1:30pm. The performance will take place at Longfellow Middle School on 76th and North in Wauwatosa.

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PTA Update...

Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Shop

The Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Shop are just around the corner on Saturday, December 1st. Eat, shop and catch a picture with the big guy. Volunteers are needed and you can register here for your breakfast. Please pre-register as we only have a select number of tickets available at the door.

Purchase Tickets Here: https://squareup.com/store/washington-elementary-pta-4

Lend a Hand to Help: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4FACA92FAAF85-washington4

Candy Donations

Will be collected through next week Tuesday! Drop off your leftover Halloween candy at Washington and we will sent it to the troops overseas and given to local retired Vets through the For All The Right Reasons nonprofit organization. A bin is in Mrs. Gordon office.

City Tins

Make sure to get your City Tin Orders in. Information went home in in student's backpacks. Purchase them for yourself and as gifts.

Spirit Wear

Are you thinking of holiday gifts? Washington Spirit wear would be a great gift for your student. Order and purchase online.


Kick Reading Into Over Drive!

For more information on this school library initiative, click on link.

Health Reminders...

Please read the following documents which include helpful reminders about head lice.

* Head lice tri-fold brochure

* Lice letter

We will continue to send these reminders out periodically during the school year.

Breakfast/lunch menus, meal application, account payments

Sodexo is excited to annouce a new food service menu app called SoHappy! The free app is available to download from the apple store or google play. It just takes a few simple steps to get set up and you will have access to daily menus, nutritional and allergen information, and so much more. This interactive platform is a great time saver for those families who are on the go and need access to this type of information.

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The November menus are available.

Breakfast menu

Lunch menu

The free and reduced meal program application is available by clicking this link: app (you will need to print the application and turn it into the school office.

There is also an option to complete the application online by clicking this link: https://frapps.horizonsolana.com/WAUS01

Did you know that you can make meal account payments and check balances by signing up at https://www2.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome

If you prefer, you can also submit cash or check payments in the school office and we will put them in the meal programs drop box to be added to the account on the same day. Checks should be made payable to Wauwatosa School FSD.

Community Flyers

Be sure to check out the community flyers page to find out what is happening in Wauwatosa and the surrounding area: https://www.wauwatosa.k12.wi.us/domain/210

Way to Go Timberwolves!

PAWS Winners for November 9th are available here. Congratulations students and keep up the good work!