Daily Announcements

Washington Middle School

Check your emails for a summer email with important information and dates for the upcoming school year.

If your child does not know which bus they will be riding, please call First Student before school starts at 636-239-1429. Please remind your student of the bus number the first day of school. Often they forget their number at dismissal. If the student is going to ride a different bus than normal, you must fill out a Bus Change of Transportation Form found on the website under "Transportation" and either fax it to First Student at 636-239-7239 or bring it to registration.

7th Grade Orientation: Students will get their schedules, visit classrooms, and receive chromebooks. Schedules and teams will be posted to the Lumen account. Please take time to log in to Lumen and update your back to school information. Be sure your phone numbers and contact information are correct. 
Date: August 11th
7 White Team Attends: 9:00-10:30 am
7 Blue and 7 Jay Teams Attend: 1:00-2:30 pm 

7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Tryouts:
Place: WMS Gym
August 15, 18 & 19 from 4-6 pm
August 16 & 17 from 7-9 pm
Required: Sports Physical and Registration at the following:  
https://washingtonhs-ar.rschooltoday.com/

*Sports physicals are required for any student trying out for sports.  This is required to be on the MSHSAA sports physical form found on the high school athletic webpage. Upload physicals to the high school activity registration link. If you have any questions regarding physicals, please call the high school athletic office at 636-231-2180.

8th Grade Chromebook Pickup: August 15 from 8:00 am-4:00 pm. 8th grade students can come to WMS and get their chromebook. They will be located in the cafeteria. Please complete the 1:1 Agreement found in the Parent/Student Chromebook Handbook in order to pick up the chromebook. The 1:1 Agreement can be found on the district website under Quick Links, Registration/Enrollment, click "Student has been previously enrolled or is a current student", scroll down to 1:1 Parent/Student Chromebook Handbook, complete the last page. We do urge you to sign up for the insurance as well. 

Parents and students are invited to attend the Washington Middle School Open House.   7th grade open house is scheduled for August 16 and 8th grade is August 17. Both are from 5:30-7:00 pm. The open house is an opportunity to walk through your child's classrooms, meet the teachers, and see the school.

This year students will be charged for lunches and any extras. Please fill out the free and reduced lunch form if you think you will be needing this for the upcoming school year. These forms are found on the district website or they are available at school. Lunch prices are 3.00 and breakfast $1.50.

The first day of school is August 22 from 8:25 am-3:30 pm.

School pictures will be taken August 25 for 7th graders and August 26 for 8th graders starting at 8:25 am.

Picture retakes will be September 28 at 8:25 am.