There are many other ways to support our school. See the Fundraising section to learn more.
What's Happening at WO?
Annie Ticket Order Forms Due Dec. 2 !
Tickets pre-order forms for our upcoming Annie production need to be turned in to the purple drama box in the office by Tuesday, December 2nd @ 3pm. Take advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday to check with friends and relatives to see which shows ... Continue
Place Your Holiday Scrip Order Now
Please be sure to place all your scrip order by Wednesday, December 10 in order to receive it before the Holiday break. This includes orders at the scrip table as well as orders online. All scrip will need to be picked up at the table on Wednesday... Continue
NEW SAFETY PROTOCOLS
Here’s another Chance to learn about our new safety protocols. Join Barbara in learning about the new philosophy of school safety. We will be discussing the Run, Hide, and Defend training the staff had.
Monday, Dec 1 at 3PM in... Continue
Food Drive for Second Harvest Food Bank
“Nothing else matters when you’re hungry” is too true for many families in Santa Clara Country. Help those who may be in need of food today. Drop off non-perishable food donations in barrels located at the drop-off, hallway near ... Continue
Winter Drive for Downtown Streets Team
Downtown Streets Team works with local homeless people to get them services they may need and to help them become self-reliant again. Student Council is hosting a drive to help this organization with some of their most needed items this winter. So... Continue
Here are the results of our walk-a-thon donations to date:
Our Goal - $39,000
Amount Received to date - $28,697
Please note that we are still accepting donations toward our goal.
If you weren't able to spend your limit at the Auction... Continue
It’s Time for the Giving Tree!
The Giving Tree is a WO annual service project and an easy way for you to help families in our Washington Open and Santa Clara Unified School District community that need some extra help during the holiday season. Please visit the Giving Tree (loc... Continue
Annie Ticket Order Forms!
Ticket Pre-Order forms went home last week. This is your chance to pre-order tickets before the box office opens on January 20, 2015. Take this time to check with friends and relatives to see to which shows they would like to attend. (Please... Continue
The WO Friendship Bench
A Friendship Bench promotes the virtues of friendship and kindness to all. It is intended to help end loneliness and encourage friendships on school playgrounds. The concept originated in 2013, when Pennsylvania second-grader Christian Bucks notic... Continue
Friday Night Fun
Everyone who signed up for Friday Night Fun should have received their permission slip at checkout at the Auction. Please return your permission slip directly to the office so that we may account for your child’s pizza preference. Time... Continue
The Book Fair is Coming!!!
The Scholastic Book Fair will be on campus in the library December 8-12 and will open at 8:00AM. On Monday and Thursday it will close at 3:45PM. On Tuesday the book fair will be open late until 6:30PM, on Wednesday it will close at 2:3... Continue
Want a chance to chat with Barbara? Come on over to the Staff Lounge at 8:30AM on:
Tuesday, November 25
Thursday December 11
Monday, February 9
Wednesday, March 18
Friday, April 10
Shopping Weekend at The Wooden Horse in Los Gatos!!!
December 5-7, 2014
The Wooden Horse Toy Store is graciously donating a portion of sales from any customer that mentions Washington Open during check out on the weekend of December 5-7. Need more reasons to shop? Toys & games for ever... Continue
Substitute Teachers Needed:
The Santa Clara Unified School District (SCUSD) needs certificated substitute teachers!
If you have a bachelor’s degree and would like to substitute, all you need is your Emergency Credential through the Santa Clara County Office of Educa... Continue
Hour of Code - Computer Science Learning for Students
This year our school is going to participate in Hour of Code. If you are unfamiliar with this, please check out the following page: http://hourofcode.com/us
The plan is for students to spend one hour on computer science learning duri... Continue