friDAY, october 19

Today is a A day 


FBLA students attending the Fall Conference needs to see Ms. Smith at the end of the day today. 


Students please remember to return or renew your library books. 


There will be a meeting for anyone interested in being a part of the Warrior men’s swimming team next Tuesday at 3:15 in room 253.  Attendance is mandatory unless you speak with Coach Cruise. 


PP Football reschedule date is Tuesday, October 23 at 4:30 PM on the Warrior Practice Field. Bring $5 for admission. Freshman wear red, Sophomore wear white, Juniors wear blue, Seniors wear black. 


Wrestling meeting in Coach Graham’s room, 156, Friday afterschool. 


There will be a mandatory basketball meeting right after school this Friday Oct. 19th for all boys planning on going out this for basketball this season. This is mandatory. Please see Coach Decker if you have any questions. 


Leadership retreat sign up forms are in 205b and the main office.  They are due this Friday! 


Applications for leaders at the leadership retreat are in 205b. 


If you are going to be 18 by November 6, you are eligible to vote in this year’s midterm election! You need to register first though. Voter registration forms are available from the library and Mr. Clancy in room 155. You can return your completed registration form to Mr. Clancy and he’ll get it turned in for you. See Mr. Clancy if you have any questions. 


Attention all Juniors. If you are interested in taking a free pre-ACT at the ELSC on October 29th please see Ms. Mangrich in room 151A to sign up. You must sign up by Monday, October 22. 


Study Table is every day Mon- Thurs from 3-4pm in Lab 112. 


Northwestern Univ will be here on Oct 22nd at 8:30 am in CO. 

Oberlin College will be here on Oct. 25th at 8:30 am in CO. 

Iowa Central Community College will be here on Oct 30th at 11:30 am in CO. 

U of Wisconsin of Platteville will be here on November 13th at 11:00 am in CO. 


Today’s Events 

5:30 AM-6:30 AM: MWM Swim Practice in WHS Pool 

1:30 PM: Early Dismissal 

3:00 PM-7:00 PM: Musical Practice in WHS Auditorium 

5:00 PM: Football, Sophomore District vs. Davenport West @ Kingston Stadium 

6:45 PM-7:00 PM: Seniors Sports Night (football, cross-country, cheer, dance) at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids 

7:15 PM: Football, Varsity District vs. Davenport West @ Kingston Stadium 


Happy Birthday Today! 

Jairo Avilez-Lagos 

LayC Tucker 


Happy “Summer” July 6 Birthday! 

Terence Byrd 

Makynzie Doyle 

Piper Jackman 

Jalen Peterson 

Kamea Tamayo 

Isabelle Wilcox 


Staff Happy Birthdays! 

Kimberly Weiland 

Matthew Staab 












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To:          Washington High School Parents

There Are 390 Iowa High Schools
But One Stands Out From The Others!

  1. Winner of the "Breaking Barriers" Award from the IDOE for highest % of African American students proficient in reading and math on the Iowa Assessments of any school in Iowa!
  2. Iowa's "Number One Ranked School" on the Iowa AP Index for the 10th consecutive year!
  3. CWR is on U.S. News and World Report’s List of “America’s Best High Schools”(multiple measures, including Iowa Assessment scores, not just AP).
  4. CWR is the only Cedar Rapids High School on Newsweek List of Top 500 “Beating the Odds” High Schools in America; 13 Named Statewide(multiple measures, including Iowa Assessment scores, not just AP).
  5. The CWR composite average score on ACT is well above the state average of 22.2 and the national average of 21.0.
  6. Dozens of CWR musicians made All-State, and nearly all ensembles received Division 1 ratings at large group festivals/competitions.

Let’s make 2018-2019 even better!