There are many other ways to support our school. See the Fundraising section to learn more.
What's Happening at WO?
Washington Open is a parent-participation school that nurtures the whole child, offering a collaborative community that allows for a rich variety of hands-on, real-world learning opportunities inside and outside of the classroom. We balance academic, social, physical, and emotional needs, while encouraging creativity, curiosity, and a life-long love of learning. Washington Open students aim for their personal best.
PRINCIPAL’S CHAT – LAST ONE
Last chance to chat with Barbara this school year. Come on over to the Staff Lounge at 8:30AM on:
Friday, April 10
The Italian Experience - April 24
Tickets now on sale at the blue tables from 8:30 – 9:00AM each day! Come and get them – they’re going fast!!!
The first annual Parent Board Spring Fundraiser we are bringing you “The Italian Experience” on Ap... Continue
Do you know an organization that wants our unsold books?
We're looking for a charitable organization that is interested in receiving the books that are unsold after the book fair on Wednesday 3/25. We'd prefer to donate them to an organization where the books will be used, rather than just donat... Continue
Buy Your Yearbook
New This Year - you will need to pre-order your yearbook. If you did not receive your order envelope in the Wednesday envelope, please find them in the office. The books are $20, and are on sale for one more week. For more information please conta... Continue
Lost and Found is Overflowing
Please check the lost and found bin to see what you might have lost. It is once again overflowing. Please take a look before all items get donated. All items not claimed will be donated on Friday, April 10, 2015. Continue
Staffing for 2015-2016
Here is our teaching staff that has been approved for the next school year.
Kinder: Ann and Cindy
First: Mychele and Janine
Second: Christina, Erika and TBD
Third: Tammy, Davina/Jen, and Chris
Fourth: Andrea and TBD
Spring T Shirt Sale
Spring T-Shirt sales are coming soon. It will be Monday, March 30 through Friday, April 10. Look for your order form in next week’s envelope.
Fourth Graders – We need help making signs and posters for our sale.&nbs... Continue
From Field Trip Coordinator Files
"I brought my insurance, can I drive tomorrow?"
NO. Insurance needs to be turned in two weeks before a field trip to your class Insurance Coordinator. If you want to drive on field trips your driving insurance should just be... Continue
Save the Date – Parent Ed Night April 27
Mark your calendars for Monday, April 27 for Parent Ed Night. Our speaker will be Danielle Friedman. Continue
Planning for next year - Dates
Here are some important dates for next school year.
1st Day of School – August 20, 2015 (Thursday)
Holiday Break - December 21, 2015 – January 4, 2016
February Break – February 15-19, 2016
April Break – Ap... Continue
ART NEWS: Student Art Exhibit at the Triton Museum
We invite you to attend a reception at the Family Art Day at the Triton Museum on Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Washington Open will be represented by the following students whose art work has been selected to be includ... Continue
Need A Summer Camp Program?
Are you seeking a fun, educational and affordable summer camp program? Look no further. Santa Clara Unified School District’s Kidventure Camp begins Tuesday, June 9. This year’s calendar is full of excitement with activi... Continue
Whooping Cough Information
See the attached PDF for information on whooping cough. Continue
Field Trip IQ Test
How will you do?
"You are just a rider on the field trip. Can you just let the field trip coordinator know the morning of the trip that you will not be attending?"
NO! You need to let the field trip coordina... Continue
Update on Author Jan Brett Contest
The Challenge continues...
As of Monday the top school was in Pennsylvania at 269 "likes". WO only 15 "likes".
Reaching 300+ "likes" from our community is within our reach. We can make this happen.
How to help- Cli... Continue