students of the month

Congratulations to WCES Students of the Month- October 2017

  3rd Grade Student of the Month is Kloie Hutchins: Kloie is the daughter of Justice and Krysti Hutchins. Her favorite teachers are Mrs. Riney and Mrs. Woods and her favorite subjects are Math and Language Arts. Kloie also enjoys recess and reading at school. Her favorite interest/hobbies are baseball and basketball. When Kloie grows up, she wants to become a doctor.         4th Grade Student of…


Drama by George to Return to WCES

Drama by George will be at WCES on October 20th to complete bully prevention and resilience programs. For grades K-2,  he will be doing Stories Alive (version 2) and for grades 3-5, he will be doing the Grit Game Show.  Stories Alive! is a fresh approach to the age-old tradition of storytelling. Classic and contemporary tales both spring to life as storyteller George Halitzka put your students in the spotlight for a high-energy,…


Kentucky Derby Museum Visits WCES

Second grade students had the chance to learn all about the Kentucky Derby this week.  They learned details about the race, the horses, the jockeys and so much more!  Check out the pictures from this great opportunity!    

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Fourth Grade Students Visit Mobile Science Center

Fourth grade students recently visited the Mobile Science Center. They had the opportunity to work on two classes…Soil Erosion and Seed Plant Necklace. It was a very interesting experience and the students loved being able to work hands-on with some of the items. Check out the pictures of each homeroom below!   Mrs. Abell’s Homeroom                                …


Cradle School Offered at WCES

  Cradle School Offered at Washington County Elementary School Cradle School will be held at the WCES Childcare Room (Behind WCMS) on October 13, 20, and 27 from 10:00-11:30am.  Cradle School emphasizes that parents are a child’s first and best teacher.  Education for students and parents starts well before the first day of kindergarten.  Cradle school offers enrichment lessons and activities for parents and children.  This program is open to…


WCES Kicks Off WATCH D.O.G. Program

On 9/8/17, WCES had their first WATCH D.O.G. volunteer, Jeff Bush! Jeff is the father of 3rd grader,  Lauren Bush. Mr. Bush took the time out of his busy schedule to volunteer the whole day. Mr. Bush assisted with greeting our students as they arrived at school, assisted teachers in the classroom, assisted our front office staff,  passed out stickers to students, monitored lunch and recess, and also monitored our…


WCES Hosts Interactive Book Walk for Family Literacy Night

WCES hosted a Title1 Literacy Night with a “Interactive Book Walk.”  K – 2 grade students traveled from room to room on a “Little Red Riding Hood” book walk.  Students completed activities and task to complete along the way.  This was a fun interactive way for students to become part of the story. Students, grades 3 – 5, completed a “reader’s theatre” activity, wearing costumes and making masks of the…