tuesDAY, december 18

Today is a B day 


All Seniors: CPR training is a graduation requirement. CPR Training will be in the New Gym during the Warrior Expo. 

Are you interested in a career in Engineering but are not sure if a 4-year college is for you?  Morrison Institute of Technology is a 2-year college that specializes in two fields of study:  Engineering Technology and Network Administration.  A representative will be here on Tuesday, December 18th during iLearning to talk to students about Morrison Tech and the opportunities they provide through their program.  If you are interested, please see Ms. Mangrich in room 151. 


Seniors- portraits to the yearbook are due, electronically, to the yearbook staff by Dec. 21 at 1:30 p.m. You may send a picture file to MonumentStaff@gmail.com If you would like portraits but the cost is a concern please see Mr. Phillips or Mr. McWherter. If a portrait is not submitted by the deadline the yearbook staff will use your ID photo or you will be listed as not pictured. Senior quotes are also due by the end of school on Dec. 21. Absolutely no late photos or quotes will be accepted. 


Attention students! On the last day of finals, January 11, there will be a dance marathon in the new gym. Admission will be $10 and all proceeds will go to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital to help kids and their families fighting cancer. Donations can also be made. It will be a great event for a great cause! 

Hawkeye Community College will be here on February 4th at 9:15 am in the counseling office. 


Today’s Events 

5:30 AM-7:00 AM: Practice in WHS Pool 

6:00 AM-7:30 AM: Practice in WHS Gym-North 

9:30 AM-10:00 AM: Speaker (Morrison Tech College) in WHS Little Theatre 

11:00 AM-12:30 PM: Committee WHS in WHS Room 128 

3:00 PM-4:00 PM: Brothers 2 Brothers, Sisters 2 Sisters Meeting in WHS Room 129 

3:00 PM-5:30 PM: Speech Practice in WHS Auditorium, WHS Little theatre, WHS Room 145, WHS Roo 218 

3:15 PM-4:00 PM: Department Meetings in WHS Various Rooms 

3:15 PM-5:15 PM: Practice in WHS Wrestling Room 

3:20-5:00 PM: Practice in WHS Gym-Main 

6:00 PM: Basketball-Girls JV Game vs. Iowa City West @ CR Washington High School Main Gym 

6:00 PM: Basketball Boys Sophomore Game ICW Elementary Night vs. Iowa City West@ Iowa City West High School 

6:00 PM: Swimming Boys JV Meet vs. Thomas Jefferson @ CR Jefferson High School 

6:00 PM: Swimming Boys Varsity Meet vs. Thomas Jefferson @ CR Jefferson High School 

7:00 PM-8:00 PM: Concert (Wash singers, concert chorale, concert choir, slice of jazz, madrigal singers in WHS Auditorium 

7:30 PM: Basketball-Girls Varsity Game vs. Iowa City West 2 CR Washington High School Main Gym 

7:30 PM: Basketball-Boys Varsity Game vs. Iowa City West @ Iowa City West High School 



Happy Birthday Today! 

Alana Hall 

Natalie Novak 

Precious Perry 

Jennifer Tecuapetla 

Amaya Tyne 

Lequeal Waller 

Aaraiona Brown was December 15! 


Happy “Summer” August 14 Birthday! 

Trae Harrison 

Jasmin Rodriquez 

Trevor Rosendahl 

Samantha Semelroth 


Staff Happy Birthdays! 

Trenton Gaines! 

























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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!