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.
Volunteers Needed - 2nd Annual Community Garage Sale
Our Community Rummage sale is quickly approaching. On March 21st we will hold our annual event. Volunteers are needed to help on Friday afternoon/evening, March 20th to receive and sort items for the rummage sale (no e-waste at this ti... Continue
WOPFG Board Meeting Agenda
See attached PDF for the agenda. Continue
Electronic Waste Collection March 21
See the attached flyer for details. Continue
Please Welcome Nikki Bisen
Nikki is our new Speech Pathologist. She will be with us on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. Please join us in welcoming her to our WO Community. Thanks!
Rummage Sale and E-Waste Recycling - March 21
Our annual fundraising community rummage sale will be held Saturday, March 21 from 7:30am-1:30pm.
It's the perfect opportunity to clean out your home of unwanted items that are in good/working condition that you think o... 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
March Technology Committee Meeting
Wednesday, March 18, 7pm
The March Technology Committee Meeting will be at 7pm in Room 15. All Classroom Technology Committee reps should attend. This is time for you to complete monthly computer updates, clean projectors, and get information abo... Continue
LEGO Robotics Starts March 24
Expose your child to the excitement of STEM classes in WeDo Build and Program and Intermediate Mindstorms Robotics proven to help your child in math, science and literacy. Students who sign up for Mindstorms Robotics will have an opportu... Continue
Save the Date: The Italian Experience
NEW Spring Fundraiser on Friday, April 24. Adults only. Enjoy an Italian Dinner while watching the First Annual Parent and Staff Talent Show. Hosted by the Washington Open Parent Faculty Group. Details to follow soon. 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
Third grade needs clean lids from frozen juice cans and checkbook boxes. If you have these please drop in library with Anna.
Chinese New Year Parade
Mark your calendars! The third graders will be presenting their annual Chinese New Year parade on Friday, March 6 at 12:30 and 1:00pm.
Come out and celebrate the Year of the Sheep. Gong Xi Fa Cai!
Foldscopes @ Open!
We have a grant from Prakash Labs in Stanford, and have about 10 Foldscopes. Foldscope, a new approach for mass manufacturing of optical microscopes that are printed-and-folded from a single flat sheet of paper, akin to Origami. You can learn more... Continue
Science Fair: Pick up your display boards!
We are very happy that so many young scientists signed up for the science fair! Registration is now closed. Your project must include a display, so don’t forget to pick up your free display board in the office. Questions? Contact Jen Johnson... Continue
News from Child Nutrition - Lunch Application and Online Prepay!
We have a simple way for you to apply for free and reduced meals for your students, click on the following website address https://onlinemealapps.scusd.net for our online meal application. Approval is quick as well as p... Continue