tuesday, november 12 2019

Today is an "A" day


Study Table this week in Room 133:

Today 3:00-4:00pm 

Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm

Thursday 3:00-4:00pm

Attention 10th,11th and 12th graders, please check the Academic Ceremony sheets outside of the main office to see if you are going to be recognized.  If you see your name, please fill in your shirt size.

Congratulations to Brooke Ironside the winner of the Inktober contest on Washingtonartdept Instagram! Her winning illustration was a mash-up of Frozone and Elsa she calls "Frelsa". Brooke won a starbucks gift card. Great work from all - check it out if you haven't already!

PAM Slam #11 will take place on Friday, December 13. WLP is inviting poets and musicians to sign up to perform. The sign-up sheet is outside of Room 232. The deadline is November 22. Musical auditions will take place on November 25 and 26

If you are interested in joining Committee, stop into the Main Office to fill out an application.

If you are interested in going out for a winter sport, please sign up in the Activities office as soon as possible.  Women's basketball, men's & women’s bowling, and men's swimming begins today with wrestling and men's basketball starting November 18th. 

Senior Pictures for Yearbook are due by December 20th.  Please email them to monumentstaff@gmail.com

College Visits

November 13: Luther College 9:20am in the Counseling Office

November 14: University of Iowa 11:00am in the Counseling Office

Today’s Events

9:00-11:00am PTA Meeting WHS Room 128

6:00-7:00pm Girl Scout Meeting WHS IMC

Happy Birthday Today!

Joshua Bliss

Anna Bosking

Alton Bauer

Kristopher Crosbie

Mariamu Lo’onga

Katherine Rodriguez-Herrera













































































































Cedar Rapids Community School District takes your safety seriously and welcomes your input. Please contact your building principal/administrator and report any safety concerns that you may have. This includes bullying, harassment, discrimination or anything that you feel threatening Thank you for helping us keep staff and students safe.




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!