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Homework Guidelines for Grades K -4th

INFORMATION FOR PARENTS:

 Norfolk Public Schools values our partnership with parents and believes that strong
family involvement is critical to student success. Teachers will communicate with
families regularly regarding the work that is occuring in the classroom, so parents can
help children practice skills and reinforce learning and concepts at home.
Norfolk Public…

News from the 1st Grade

Washington First Grade News


    Happy Holidays!  We can’t believe the first half of the school year is almost over!  First grade is a big year in school. Not only do students build upon the skills they learned in Kindergarten, it is also a year of “firsts”.  It is the first time that students practice reading longer and more difficult stories and are tested over their reading fluency.…

November Student of the Month

                                                        Student of the Month

 

Gratitude promotes optimism and helps us to develop a more positive outlook. It lets us pause for a moment to reflect on something we have in our life right now, instead of always striving for more … Gratitude is simply cultivating a genuine appreciation for what we already have.

Here at Washington…

Cold Weather

With the cooler weather now upon us, please help your students dress appropriately for the weather. All Elementary students go outside for recess, and we want each and every one of them to be warm when having fun outside. Please send them with their winter coats.

It's always a good idea to label coats, hats, boots, and gloves. We have some items in our lost and found box located in the hallway…

Cold Weather

With the cooler weather now upon us, please help your students dress appropriately for the weather. All Elementary students go outside for recess, and we want each and every one of them to be warm when having fun outside. Please send them with their winter coats.

It's always a good idea to label coats, hats, boots, and gloves. We have some items in our lost and found box located in the hallway…

Drug Free Pledge

Drug Free Pledge

I pledge allegiance to myself

and who I want to be ‘cause

I can make my dreams come true

if I believe in me.

I pledge to stay in school and learn

the things I need to know;

to make the world a better place

AR Reading Is Back

                                              AR READING IS BACK!!!!

 After school AR reading us back!  The library will again be open one afternoon a week stating Thursday, September 21st.  If you’re interested in reading and taking AR test, please join us in the library from 3:15 – 4:00.  There…

Washington Elementary Fundraiser

PTO Cookie Dough Fundraiser. Please help support our school and students.  Money from this fundraiser will go to our PTO account which helps with - Student of the Month,Movie night, Craft night, our year end Carnival and much more

Upcoming Field Trips

At Washington Elementary we are planning several Field Trips

Kindergarteners are planning a field trip to Decks Apple Orchard on September 23

3rd Grade will be taking a tour of the Norfolk Fire Dept on September 29th

4th Grade will be traveling to Northeast Ag Complex September 29th

2nd Grade will take a trip to the Henry Doorly Zoo October 2nd

Kindergarteners…

Winter Music Program

Mark your Calendars December 15th Come join us @7:00p.m. Johnny Carson Theater. K-4 Winter Music program will be a night full of songs and entertainment. The students have been hard at work practicing and learning all their songs. We'll see you there!