Washington Weekly

Updates from Washington Elementary-Friday, December 1, 2017


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

STEM Update Newsletter

Click on STEM Newsletter for exciting news about the Innovation Lab Launch Event, STEM Family Night on 1/11/2018 and We Can Code: A Coding Club.

PTA Updates

Thank you to everyone who is volunteering for our pancake breakfast tomorrow, 12/2. Without you, this fabulous event would not be possible! A limited number of pancake breakfast tickets will be available at the door.

There is no charge to get into our Washington holiday shopping spree which will take place in the gym tomorrow from 8-11. Come join in the fun, finish or start your holiday shopping and support local vendors like Ruckus & Glee, Zewing Girl, Soyzilla candles and more. Our old friend, Mr. Ravenola will be there with his new children’s book, The Smidgeons and the Glugs.

Thank you Tanel family for organizing the City Tin fundraiser. We love supporting a Washington alumni's local business.

Thank you Jessica Free and Amy Bowers for the free popcorn for all students...that's a LOT of popping.

Let's connect as parents! Washington's 2nd annual parents night out at Ray's on North Avenue will take place on Thursday, 12/14. Mention "Washington Elementary" upstairs AND downstairs to help raise money for our school.

Washington Science Fair

Important Dates:

Support Session – December 7th from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Koeble’s room (208)

Support Session – January 4th from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Koeble’s room (208)

Support Session – January 18th from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Koeble’s room (208)

Science Fair - February 8th at 6pm in the Washington gym

Washington Holiday Concert Schedule

Washington Holiday concert schedule

The holiday season will soon be upon us. Here is a listing of the upcoming concert dates:

Wednesday, December 13, 1:00 PM

3rd-5th grade Holiday Sing /all 3rd-5th grade students perform.

Tuesday, December 19, 2:00 PM (9:30 for AM JK parents only)

All PM/JK-2nd Holiday Sing /all PM/JK -2nd grade students perform.

Wednesday, December 20, 7:00 PM

Band, Jr. Choir and Sr. Choir, 4th and 5th grade Orchestras

Only 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students that are in band, choir and orchestra perform.


Ms. Graber



Right At School (RAS) Day Camps!

RAS is providing all-day camps on the school district upcoming no school days!

December 26-29 will be Winter Break Camp "Gizmos and Gadgets Galore" (click here for flyer).

School Photos

Click here to view photos and/or place an order. You will need to scroll down the page to "search" and enter in your child’s student ID number and last name. If you need your child’s student ID number, please call or email Mrs. Schram in the office at (414) 773-1800 or schramga@wauwatosa.k12.wi.us.

Community Flyers

A list of current community flyers, which include a number of activities and opportunities for students and families, can be found here: http://www.edlinesites.net/pages/Wauwatosa_School_District/Community/Community_Flyers

Also, AMF Bowlero has special offers on early release Wednesdays and non-school days. For all the details, click here.

December Menu

Click on menu for lunch options during the month of December. The breakfast options will be shared another week.

Sodexo is also offering Fun On The Run meal options in December. Click here for more details.

Click HERE to view a listing of our PAWS Winners for December 1st. Congratulations students and keep up the good work!