First Grade Parent Workshop
This morning, 25 first-grade parents enjoyed a workshop entitled, "Practical Strategies for Strengthening Emergent Reading Skills". The session was part of the Second Cup of Coffee series at Washington School and the Rutherford School District's Parent Academy. The presenters were the Reading Support teacher, Mrs. Meg Olivo, and Reading Specialist, Mrs. Rachel Mejias. … [Read more...] about First Grade Parent Workshop
Discovery Day Returns to Washington School!
Our students in grades 1-3 enjoyed a day of themed activities titled "Math is Magical". They attended assembly programs, including "The Laugh Factory: Comical Magic Show" and "The Brain Show: Math Edition". Workshops included Math Muscle: Math Fluency with Mr. Bligh, Math Carnival with Mr. Faigenbaum, and Make Your Mark with Math! (Art) with Mrs. Clossey. They also enjoyed the Math Coding Activity provided by the RHS Computer Club. Special thanks to Ms. Gina Balestrieri and Mrs. Shelley Chang for co-chairing this event. Additional thanks to the Washington School PTA for their sponsorship and … [Read more...] about Discovery Day Returns to Washington School!
Week of Respect
The students at Washington School participated in the Week of Respect. Students learned how to respect others, themselves, their school, diversity, and the environment.… [Read more...] about Week of Respect
Ms. Rossiter's 2nd grade class learned about properties of matter by creating hats out of everyday materials. … [Read more...] about Matter Matters!