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PTO to host Spring Fest

Mark your calendars! NWES PTO will host Spring Fest on the evening of Friday, May 5th. There will be a fish fry (hosted by the Willisburg Fire Department), as well as games, bounce houses, and a craft fair. The PTO is still accepting applications for vendors for the craft fair; please call the school with any questions or to get an application. We are asking families to help the PTO…


North Washington Participates in 4-H Talk Meet

Fourth through eighth grade students participated in the 4-H Talk Meet contest last week.  Congratulations to all the winners, shown below! Middle School Talk Meet Winners 8th grade: 1st – Adriana Ramey; 2nd – Kate Derringer; Lucky Blue – Kim Beazley 7th grade: 1st – Emily Roberts; 2nd – Ayla Parimore; Lucky Blue – Marissa Milburn 6th grade: 1st – Addison Byrd and Allie Congleton (tie); 2nd – Maddie Kate Gabhart   Fourth…


Band Members Compete in KMEA Fourth District!

Congratulations to our middle school band members who competed at the KMEA Fourth District Large Ensemble Assessment!  This competition is open to all high school and middle school bands and orchestras in the region.  Each group performed on stage for a panel of three judges.  This is only the second year for our middle school band to compete.  Both years, they have received a Distinguished rating from all three judges! …


Preschool Students Learn about Community Helpers

Last Friday, preschool students at NWES who have been learning about community helpers, chose their favorite community helper and dressed up like them and also brought tools associated with that job. They walked the red carpet to model their attire. Special thanks to assistant principal Brett Hudson who served as the emcee for the event, secretary/bookkeeper Kathy Smith and preschool teacher Stephanie Casey who served as paparazzi, and instructional assistants…


Spotlight on MUSIC!

   MUSIC in our Schools      During the month of March, schools across the United States celebrate MUSIC in our schools month.  The last week of March (27th -30th) North Washington will be having genre dress-up days, and daily information about important composers where students can win a free snack from the snack cart.  All costumes must be school appropriate.  If you have any questions, please call the school.  I hope your…


Perfect Attendance Winners

Over 200 North Washington students had perfect attendance from January 17th to February 28th. Four winners were drawn and each received a brand new bike and helmet, courtesy of the Masonic Emulation Lodge 688, Sharpsville!  The winners are: Noah Boblitt Madelyn Jones Carmon Logsdon Eddie Thompson Congratulations to these students! Look for information about another attendance contest coming up very soon, featuring more bikes!


Principal Taped to the Wall!

At North Washington, Read Across America Week was capped off with a celebration assembly in which Principal Amanda Mattingly was duct-taped to the wall by students from each grade level as a reward for achieving their reading goals!                         


NW PTO Pizza Fundraiser!

The North Washington PTO is holding a Little Caesars Pizza Fundraiser.  Order forms and information went home in students’ Tuesday folders.  Be sure to support our PTO with this delicious fundraiser!