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    Washington Open Highlights



    24-Hour Attendance Line

    (408) 423-3905

    Please be sure to call the
    attendance line no later than 9AM of any/every day that your child will not be in school and leave the following information:

    • The student's name
    • Your name and relationship to the student
    • The student's teacher and/or room number
    • The reason for the absence

    See Board Policy for details regarding excused and unexcused absences.

    New! Washington Open Virtual Library

    Check out the new Washington Open Library page for fun activities, read-alouds, games, and other resources.

    Please note that the page linked above can only be accessed with a Santa Clara Unified School District (i.e., an account.

    Distance Learning

    On Monday, March 30, 2020 Washington Open students and teachers began their distance learning voyage.

    Information about distance learning can be found on the District's webpage.  The document A Family Guide to Distance Learning in SCUSD is particularly helpful.

    Please continue to check your email frequently for additional information and meeting times from your child's teacher.  This is new for everyone, so please be patient as we work out any issues.




    The new Washington Open Elementary web site is responsive to mobile devices and accessible to individuals with disabilities. 


    Washington Open Mural on Shed Wall


    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.

    Be Open!