Friday, December 22

posted Nov 29, 2017, 11:38 AM by Debra Karns

There is NO school on Friday, December 22.  This is the first day of Winter Recess.  We will see you all back on Monday, January 8.  Have a wonderful break.

Week of December 18

posted Nov 29, 2017, 11:37 AM by Debra Karns

There will be NO After-school Academy classes the week of December 18.  We will resume all classes after Winter Recess.

Construction Days with Concord General Contracting

posted Oct 27, 2017, 11:14 AM by Debra Karns   [ updated Oct 27, 2017, 11:14 AM ]

On November 13 and 14 we will be having Construction Days with our whole school.  The purpose of this is to give our students an opportunity to work together as a team and to learn how to lay brick pavers, put together an irrigation system, explore different construction materials, and to sign their name to the floor of our new stage.
Permission slips will be sent home the week of October 30. 

WESD To Host Teacher Fairs

posted Oct 23, 2017, 10:55 AM by Nicole Lusciandrello

The Washington Elementary School District (WESD) will host a Teacher Interview Fair on Saturday, November 4, 2017 to hire teachers for the 2018-2019 school year. The fair will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the WESD Administrative Center, 4650 West Sweetwater Avenue, Glendale, 85304. Contracts for the 2018-2019 school year will be offered to qualified candidates. Student teachers, soon-to-be college graduates, seasoned teachers and alternative pathways are encouraged to attend! 

This is the first of six scheduled Teacher Interview Fairs. The others will take place at the same place and times, with the exception of March on: 

Saturday, December 16, 2017,
Saturday, January 20, 2018,
Saturday, February 24, 2018,
Thursday, March 15, 2018, 4 to 7:30 p.m.; and
Saturday, April 28, 2018. 

Interviews will be conducted for those interested in teaching: kindergarten, elementary education, special education, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, general music, art and special needs preschool. Successful candidates may be recommended for a 2018-2019 teaching contract. 

Apply online prior to the interview fair at Please select the posting titled, Teacher – All Positions. Human Resources will contact qualified applicants directly to preschedule an interview. 

For more information, contact the WESD Recruitment Office at 602-347-2622 or e-mail

Parent/Teacher Conferences

posted Oct 2, 2017, 10:25 AM by Debra Karns   [ updated Oct 2, 2017, 10:27 AM ]

Wednesday, October 18, 2:00 - 7:00 p.m. (translators available - Spanish/Arabic)
Wednesday, October 25, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 26, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Please come at anytime during the times listed unless your student's teacher has set a specific appointment with you.
We will have early release at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18 and also on Wednesday October 25, Thursday, October 26 and Friday, October 27 for parent/teacher conferences.

Solar Eclipse Information

posted Aug 18, 2017, 2:43 PM by Debra Karns

Please see the attachment for information regarding the upcoming solar eclipse. The attached letter was sent home with your students on Friday, August 18.


posted Aug 8, 2017, 10:21 AM by Debra Karns

Our school picture day with Dorian Photography is coming up soon!  Thursday, May 10


posted Jul 26, 2017, 9:23 AM by Debra Karns   [ updated Jul 26, 2017, 9:29 AM ]

MONDAY,  AUGUST 7    7:30 AM   Dismissal at 2:30 PM  Don't forget early release every Wednesday at 1:00 PM


posted Jul 26, 2017, 9:21 AM by Debra Karns   [ updated Jul 26, 2017, 9:29 AM ]

THURSDAY,  AUGUST 3  5:00 - 7:00 PM   We look forward to seeing you there!

School Office Opens July 19

posted Jun 26, 2017, 9:46 AM by Pam Horton

All school offices are now closed until Wednesday, July 19. School offices will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., July 19 – 28, resuming their regular office hours on Monday, July 31. If you’re interested in registering for the 2017 – 2018 school year, all student registration occurs at the Welcome and Registration Center, located at 3200 W. Cholla Street. The Welcome and Registration Center is open Monday through Friday from 7:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., closed from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

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