Daily Announcements

Washington Middle School

If your child is absent from school, please call the school office at 636-231-2300 or email Nancy Shiels at [email protected] before 9:00 am. 

Visit the library during the month of February to go on a blind date with a book. Go on a dinosaur scavenger hunt in the library for a chance to win a prize at the end of the month!

Art Club meets Feb. 7 and 21 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Art room.

Maker Club meets Feb. 7 and 21 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Library.

Stuco meets Feb. 8 and 22 from 3:30-4:15 pm in Mrs. Schamerloh's room.

8th Grade WHS Curriculum Fair is Feb. 8. Parents and 8th graders can visit WHS and see the variety of classes they have to offer. Starting in the CJB from 5:30-6:00 pm and WHS Gym from 6:00-7:00 pm.

FFA meets Feb. 9 from 3:30-4:30 pm in Mrs. Bade's room.

Feb. 10: Progress Reports emailed

Feb. 10: School-wide Valentine Party

Feb. 14 (8 Blue), Feb. 15 (8 White), and Feb. 16 (Jay) is the 9th grade course selection. 8th graders will select their courses for 9th grade during their science class. Families will receive information the week before on possible courses and their descriptions. 

Epsilon Beta Book Club meets Feb. 14 and Feb. 28 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the library.

WEB Leaders meet Feb. 15 from 8:00-8:25 am in the Science Lab.

D&D Club meets Feb. 15 and 22 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Library.

February 17 & 20: No School

February 20-24: FFA Week

February 23: 7th Grade Band Concert-6 pm-WHS Gym

February Volleyball Games at 5:30 pm:

Feb 21 in Pacific
Feb 23 in New Haven
Feb 24 in Owensville
Feb 28 at home vs Hermann

If interested in an essay contest sponsored by the Optimist Club, pick up information by the office. The theme of this year's essay is "Who is an Everyday Hero that Brings Out the Optimism in You?" The deadline to submit essays is February 10th. 

Track season begins Monday, March 6th. Stop by the office or Coach Hornback's room to sign-up. All ahtletes must have a physical completed and be registered with the athletic department. See Coach Hornback for more information. 

8th Graders: WHS Jaywalker Dance Open Gym in Friday, March 17 from 6:45-8:15 pm in the WHS Little Blue Jay Gym. Tryouts are April 20 from 6:15-7:45 am, April 22 from 8:00-10:30 am, and April 23 from 12:30-3:00 pm. You must have a current sports physical uploaded to the athletic website with "dance" marked for the tryout.

Surprise a friend and send a birthday gram on their birthday or half birthday. A birthday gram is a card, candy and a soda or Gatorade delivered to their classroom for $5. Pick up a form from the office or Mrs. Schamerloh. 

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.