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PTO meeting with adults sitting in chairs and 3 students standing in front of the SMART Panel.
Picture of the Jamboard with Washington loves reading.
Student drawing on a Chromebook about the Rings of Responsibility.

Learning about the Rings of Responsibility through the Digital Citizenship unit. 

School nurse standing in front of a Smart Panel with Henry the Hand reminding students to wash their hands during Flu Season.

Remember to wash your hands to stay healthy as the seasons change. 

Washington School Sign outside the building.
A big group of teachers dressed as construction workers for halloween in front of the Washington School sign.

Happy Halloween from the Washington School Faculty. Professional multitaskers, we do it all! 

10 year old students with chromebooks learning in a classroom. Students are using an application called Nearpod to present information on all devices in real time.

Nearpod enhancing instruction and providing every-student response opportunities throughout the lesson. 

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Washington school sign outside the school.
Students working at tables, cutting tangrams.
Middle School students standing in front of a SMART Panel showing younger students how to code directions.
Students working on Chromebooks at tables.
Students working on a Pig Pen code in a small group.
A student coding on a Raspberry Pi computer.
Students working on a cup stacking challenge
Students coding on a Chromebook.
A Leader-in-Me Job Board for student jobs.
Students showcasing their projects.
Students showcasing their DARE presentations.
PTO meeting with parents sitting in chairs and 3 students presenting.
Washington Jamboard asking what students are reading.
Three students working on chromebooks during science.
One student working on a chromebook solving a math problem.
Colorful tiles that students made to personalize a wall in the school.
A class full of students working on chromebooks. Some students are on the rug and some are at their seats.
A large group of teachers posing in front of the Washington School Sign dressed as construction workers for halloween.
Four students studying a plant and taking notes for a science lesson.

Recent News

Open House at Washington School

Picture of the Washington School sign outside.
Washington School will host an Open House for all incoming students and their families on Wednesday, August 28 and Thursday, August 29.   On both days, the school will be open from 11:00 to 12:00 to tour the building and locate classrooms. Packs W, O and L are invited on August 28 and Packs V, E and S on August 29. Please be aware that there will be no formal presentation during our Open House and that not all staff will be present.

Back to School Update Portal is Now Open ...

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Returning families, please log in to your PowerSchool parent account to submit annual forms and update contact and health information for your students for the new school year.

Chess Team Champions

Photo: Members of the Washington School chess team with principal Peter Mercurio and coach David Lazarus. Not included are team members Ella Culligan and Aryan Grover
The Chess team of Washington School are the new champions of the inter-school Chess tournament for the 2018-19 school year, under the guidance of coach David Lazarus. The annual tournament is conducted by the Challenging the Heads of Elementary School Students (C.H.E.S.S.) league – Which includes four Elementary schools from Millburn/Short Hills (Deerfield, Hartshorn, Glenwood and South Mountain) as well as two schools from Summit (Lincoln Hubbard and Franklin Elementary).

Summer Reminders

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