We are in HYBRID PHASE YELLOW through October 2, 2020 with remote learning on Wednesdays.

                                                                USD 353 BOE SPECIAL MEETING * SEP. 28 / MON. * 7PM * @ Central Office 221 S. Washington 
                                                              Meeting is closed to the public but will be livestreamed - link will be posted prior to the meeting.
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KSDE Presents CHALLENGE AWARD to Washington Staff!

KSDE Presents CHALLENGE AWARD to Washington Staff!

Tue, 08/11/2020 - 18:24
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courtesy Shelby Metcalf

Jim McNiece, KSDE Board of Education Representative, attended last night’s USD 353 BOE meeting to present Washington Elementary with the Challenge Award.

The Challenge Award recognizes schools for outstanding achievements and uncommon accomplishments based on Kansas math and reading assessment results and other qualifying factors, specifically the sample size, ethnicity and social-emotional status of those taking the test.

Graduation rates for high schools and chronic absenteeism rates for middle and elementary schools are also factored in. The Top 100 Kansas schools are selected for this honor each year.

Congratulations Washington Elementary administrators, teachers, staff and students!!