Solar Eclipse and Eye Safety Information

The following is pertinent information on eye safety and precautions with regard to the upcoming total solar eclipse from the Commissioner at the Kentucky Department of Education on behalf of the Kentucky Department for Public Health. A video discussing this topic is also available at the link here:


Calendar Change!

All schools in the Washington County School District will be closed on Monday, August 21, 2017, due to the anticipated total solar eclipse. This decision has been made so that parents and families can make the decision of where and how to view the eclipse safely. Washington County School District believes that while it is a very educational experience, ensuring the complete protection of each student viewing the eclipse in…

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2017-18 School Supply Lists

Kindergarten:                                                                 1st Grade:                                  2nd Grade:                                  …


School Resource Officer Survey

The WC BOE has met several times to study the possibility of a SRO (School Resource Officer) – one district wide.  We continue to be in the learning stage, but would like your opinion. There are many factors to weigh when considering this option, including funding and finding the right individual. This survey in no way indicates the WC BOE will proceed, however, we are information gathering. Please fill out…

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NW Primary Field Day Fun!

North Washington’s kindergarten through third grade classes enjoyed a fun-filled field day today!  Check out some of the highlights below:                                      


Spring Music Program a Big Hit!

North Washington fourth and fifth grade students hit a home run with their performance of, “It’s a Hit! ” for the school, under the direction of Mrs. Pam Nicholas, Music teacher.  Check out a few of the highlights below!                             

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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! …