friday, september 20 2019


Today is an Aday


Reminder for students that no outside food is allowed to be delivered to you during school hours. 


The deadline for taking a fall semester class satisfactory/unsatisfactory (pass/fail) is Monday, September 23. Students wanting to take an elective course pass/fail should refer to the guidelines posted under the "Resources" tab and see their counselor for the form. Completed forms must be returned to the counseling office with all required signatures no later than 3:00 pm on Monday, September 23.

Parking tags may now be picked up BEFORE SCHOOL or AFTER SCHOOL in the Main Office.

Any student in need of Homecoming attire please see Mrs. Rouse in Room 112

Attention:  Student taking AP courses, registration for your AP Exams is super early this school year, you will need to register for May 2020 AP Exams by OCTOBER 25TH, 2019!  Once again, the Deadline to register for your AP Exam is OCTOBER 25TH!   The Website is  If you have any questions, please talk to Mrs. Kearney in Room 220. 




College Visits:

September 25: University of Dubuque 9:45am in the Counseling Office

October 10: Central College 10:00am; UNI 1:00pm in the Counseling Office

October 15: Truman State University 12:45pm in the Counseling Office

October 29: Northwestern University from Evanston 1:00pm in the Counseling Office

November 1: St. Olaf 8:00am in the Counseling Office






































































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!