friday, april 20 2018


Today is a “A” day 


**Seniors that are needing to furnish a dorm room stop in the office and get your check list and coupon from Bed Bath and Beyond.  


**Show Choir Auditions for current high school students not already in show choir will take place Thursday, May 10th at 3:15 in the choir room.  You do not need to prepare anything to attend the auditions. 


**Late order cap and gowns are in.  Please see Mrs. Carter to pick up your graduation attire!  


**There will be a varsity volleyball meeting Wednesday, April 25th, right after school in Coach O’s office. If you cannot make it, please get a hold of her ASAP!  


**Washington High School Color Guard auditions will be held in the Washington Band room at 3pm on Wednesday, April 25thWe will be hosting an open house this Friday April 20th at 2pm in the band room to give you an opportunity to try spinning a flag and meet our Color guard instructors. We encourage any students interested in Color Guard next fall to attend both sessions. 


Today’s Events 

1:30pm Early Dismissal 

4:30pm Tennis: Girls JV2 vs. Linn-Mar @ Linn-Mar 

4:30pm Tennis: Boys JV2 vs. Linn-Mar @ WHS 

5:00pm-9:00pm Iowa Senior Games @ WHS 

5:00pm Playtime Poppy in Auditorium 

5:30pm-7:00pm Boys Soccer Dinner in Cafeteria 

7:30pm Playtime Poppy in Auditorium 


Saturday Events 

7:00am-6:00pm Iowa Senior Games @ WHS 

8:00am Tennis: Girls Varsity vs. Linn-Mar @ Linn-Mar 

8:00am Tennis: Boys Varsity vs. Linn-Mar @ WHS 

10:30am Soccer: Girls JV1 vs. Assumption Davenport@ Kingston Stadium 

11:00pm Playtime Poppy in Auditorium 

12:00pm Soccer: Girls Varsity vs. Assumption Davenport @ Kingston Stadium 

12:00pm Tennis: Girls Varsity vs. Xavier @ Xavier 

12:00pm Tennis: Boys Varsity vs. Xavier @ WHS 

2:00pm Playtime Poppy in Auditorium 

6:00pm-10:00pm Improv in Little Theatre 


Staff Birthdays Today 



Student Birthdays Today 

Tate Petersen 


Student Birthdays Saturday 

Rozete Byondo 

Kylah Harmon 

Jeffery Kamanda 

Camara Prime 


Lunch Menu 

Buffalo Chicken Croissant 

Fish Wedge 

Fruit Parfait 

Pick 2 Chef Salad 

Walking Taco 

Sub Sandwich 

Pizza Wedge 





























































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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 9th consecutive year!
  3. CWR is #5 Iowa High School on U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 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 2016 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 Class of 2015’s composite average score on ACT of 24.7 was 3rd highest in school history (4 highest scores in school history have been in last six years) and well above the state average of 22.2 and the national average of 21.0.
  6. 63% of 2016 AP test-takers at CWR earned at least one score of 3 or higher.
  7. CWR athletes finished in the top 8 in 6 different sports last year
  8. Twenty-nine CWR musicians made All-State, and nearly all ensembles received Division 1 ratings at large group festivals/competitions.

Let’s make 2017-2018 even better!