A multi-ethnic group of elementary school children are outdoors on a sunny day. They are wearing casual clothing. They are learning about nature in science class. A girl of African descent is using a magnifying glass to look for bugs.

Great Outdoors Month!

June is Great Outdoors Month and USD 475 would like to encourage you to #EscapetheIndoors and connect with nature. Visit www.greatoutdoors.org to see all the different outdoor activities that you can enjoy with your family and friends, and get ready for your next Read more

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Thursday evening the USD475 K-5 STEM Team hosted the third annual STEM Fair at JCMS. This event celebrates projects that combine Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The night offered a glimpse into STEM learning that is happening in our elementary Read more

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Online Enrollment

We’re glad you’re spending the year in Geary County Schools USD 475! When to use Returning Student Online Registration: If your student is currently enrolled and attending a school within our district and will return to that same school for the coming school Read more

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Home Depot At Washington Elementary

The following article was provided by Jeremy Fajen, Site Coordinator at Washington Elementary. The 21st Century Community Learning Center at Washington Elementary strives to provide outstanding opportunities for our students. We do this best by providing exciting experiences to our students Read more

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Washington Elementary Hosts STEM Night

Washington held it’s 2nd annual STEM night for families on April 19, 2018.  Students and families were invited in to explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through various hands on projects!  Along with informing parents about the district Read more

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State Assessment Spirit Dress-up Days

Join us in supporting our superheroes in third, fourth, and fifth grades as they begin their state assessments! Show us your Superhero Spirit! Wednesday, April 4th-Work out Wednesday (exercise gear) Thursday, April 5th-Dress for Success (dress your best!) Friday, April 6th-Favorite Read more

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Kindergarten Round-Up 2018

Kindergarten Round‐Up Come meet our Kindergarten team at Washington Elementary Kindergarten is s’more fun with you! Do you have a child entering Kindergarten next year? Do you live in the Washington School area? If so we want to have s’more fun Read more