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Principal's Message
Posted 10/11/21

Hello Washington Community,

The 1st Semester is nearing the halfway point.  We have a number of important items in this community update. 

Parents Needed for Site Council. The Site Council meets four times a year at 3:45 for approximately an hour.  Washington needs two parents for a two year term. If you are interested in applying please complete this form. 

 

Testing Schedule. We will follow this testing schedule starting the week of October 11. 

 

PLEASE VOTE: Washington is seeking accreditation from WASC this year and is  adopting a new Mission Statement. Please vote on the Mission statement that you feel will best serve WHS over the next six years.  Mission Statement WASC

 

Spirit Week: October 25-30.  Homecoming Game October 29. Homecoming Dance (outside) October 30. More Details to Follow. 

 

Parent Teacher Conferences: Save the Date: October 20 and 21 from 2 to 8:30. Parent Teachers Conferences will again be virtual this year. Sign Up links will be available the morning of October 18. 

Math/Science Center Information 

 

OCTOBER 13 TEST DAY for SAT/PSAT: 

 

PSAT: ALL SOPHOMORES and JUNIORS who registered for the PSAT: Test date: Wednesday, October 13 at 8:15am. Sophomores will enter the back of the MAIN GYM and line up toward the swimming pool. Juniors will enter the back of the AUXILIARY GYM and line up toward the track and tennis courts. Do not enter from the front of the gym. 

 

Students will need to bring their School ID, and several #2 pencils with erasers. Students are allowed to use a four function, scientific or graphing calculator. All students must wear maks and only bottled water is permitted. 


 

SAT: FOR SENIORS who registered and paid for the SAT, the test will be administered on Wednesday October 13 at 8:15am. Students will enter the Cafeteria by the front doors and line up by the flagpole. The test will begin at 8:30am and last through 4th period. You will need your school ID card, graphing or scientific calculator, several sharpened pencils, eraser, bottled water, tissue paper and, of course, your mask. 

 

AP EXAM INFORMATION: The order window is Friday, October 1, 2021 at 3:30 PM through Friday, October 22, 2021 at 5:00 PM.

 

Link to Parent Portal Application. View your student’s grades through this application. NOF’s will be published this week. 

 

Parent Portal Helpful Information 

 

UPDATED COVID 19 FLOWCHARTS 

 

Information on PTSA Reflections Art Competition 2021-22 Deadline, October 18 

 

AB 104: Changing C and D grades to Pass Grades for the 2020-21 school year. Please read this information 

 

College Night: October 20 Please Register to participate. 

 

Link to Parent Portal Application. View your student’s grades through this application. 

 

Senior Portraits: Class of 2022 must make appointments for Senior Portraits to be taken at Studio One before Dec. 31st , 2021: 925-361-0430 customerservice@studio1experience.com

 

Studio One will retouch and send yearbook the photo files as a batch in January, ensuring that you will make it into the book on time. Please make your appointment now if you haven't already.

 

Covid-19 Testing for Students. Free Covid-19 Testing for students is available on Wednesdays at Washington in room 10.