friday, february 21 2020


Today is a Aday

Monday, February 24 volleyball will be holding their banquet in the cafeteria from 6:30 - 8:30pm. If you have any questions, please contact any of the volleyball coaches.


Seniors, remember to check the Counseling Office website for new scholarships or stop into the Counseling Office to check the current scholarship list.  The Counseling Office is still receiving new scholarships and the deadline date for many local scholarships is coming up at the end of next week.


Effective immediately, you will need to have your student ID when entering the building. Please have them out and ready to show. If you need a replacement, you can get one in the main office with Mrs. Sells when she returns from vacation on Monday, February 24. There is a $2 replacement fee. 


WPA Guest Registration forms are now available in the Main Office. They are due no later than Friday, February 28th for the dance on March 7th.


Adastra is sponsoring a blood drive on Friday, February 28 in the Auditorium. Donation times begin at 8:30 and end at 12:30. Sign up to donate outside of Mr. Hilton's room, 223. Students who have questions about their eligibility to donate should see Mr. Hilton.

 College Visits

U of Wisconsin - Platteville will be here on March 12th at 9:00 am in CO


Today’s Events

Jazz Festival - Revs & Jazz Too @ Liberty High School

9:00 AM: Wrestling - Varsity State vs. IHSAA  @ Wells Fargo Arena - Des Moines


 Happy Birthday Today!

Cade Gibson

Whitcomb Haefner

Lorraine Hatfield

Braeden Plagge

Zoey Sackett















































































































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 11th 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 2019-2020 even better!