Washington Elementary Administrators

Letter from Principal Andrea Hogan

 Letter to parent - virtual connection.docx                                                                                                                                Ltr parent SPANISH.docx 


What is College Go Week

College Go Spirit Week Sept 21 thru Sept 25

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Famous Hispanics from East Chicago

Progress Reports available Wednesday, September 16 at 3 pm




Monthly Newsletters


Monthly School Calendar

WashCal sept.pub    



Lake United Way help provide immediate assistance to a family impacted by the pandemic, or helping a hard working family become financially stable,  Lake Area United Way are helping families thrive.

 LAUW_RRU_LevelUp_ChildCare Flyer.pdf 




Lake United Way ayuda a proporcionar asistencia inmediata a una familia afectada por la pandemia, o ayudar a una familia trabajadora a ser financieramente estable, Lake Area United Way está ayudando a las familias a prosperar.



Important Dates Coming Up

Food Pantries/Resources

        Food Pantries Revlist.docx 








FREE Tutoring for grades 6th thru 12th

Purdue University is Offering an Online Literacy Lab

Would you like your child to receive extra support in reading? 
Purdue University Northwest located in nearby Hammond is offering
a fully online literacy lab to help students who need help in literacy.
Applications are due by September 9 and tutoring begins September 14.

click here for application


Due to the Covid19 Virus and concerns for the health and safety for everyone in our school family.  We are asking that all students be up to date on vaccines before we return to the building.  NOW is the time to MAKE SURE your child's immunizations and records are UP TO DATEAll 6th graders REQUIRE 2 shots:  MCV4 and TDAP.  Please make plans to update your students immunizations soon.  Thank you

Debido al Virus Covid19 y preocupaciones por la salud y seguridad de todos en nuestra familia escolar. Pedimos que todos los estudiantes estén al día con las vacunas antes de que regresemos al edificio. AHORA es el momento de ASEGURARSE de que las vacunas y los registros de su hijo estén ACTUALIZADOS. Todos los estudiantes de sexto grado REQUIEREN 2 vacunas: MCV4 y TDAP. Haga planes para actualizar las vacunas de sus estudiantes pronto. Gracias



ELearning Packets



SCEC Breakfast, Lunch and HotSpot Schedule

Elearning Start /Dismissal Times for first 9 weeks

Start/Dismissal times

  Start Times Dismissal Time Late Start Wednesday

LSW Dismissal

PreK 9:00 am  2:00 pm 9:00 pm 2:30 pm
Elementary School 8:30 am 2:30 pm 9:30 pm 2:30 pm
Middle School 8:30 am 3:30 pm 9:30 pm 3:30 pm
High School 7:45 am 2:30 pm 8:30 pm 2:30 pm


Mensaje del Superintendente/Regresar a Aprender para estudiantes del Condado Lake

Welcome Back to School 2020-2021 sy Virtual

Kindergarten Team/Kelly McFadden

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Kimberly Hiller

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Irma Sher

Temeria Griggs

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1st Grade Team - Jamie Whiting

Bailey Whitehead

Jill Hanyzewski

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Samantha Schaechter

2nd Grade Team/Ruth Millard

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2nd Grade /Sherrie Woods Gooch

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Amanda Bogolin

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Carolyn Bandura

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3rd Grade Team/Raquel Peterson

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Brittany Raab

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Se Andrea Ferguson

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4th Grade Team/Channing Clark

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Stanethia Miller

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Ava Robinson

Shannon Carter

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Shavette Grady/Special ED.

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Adriana Guevara

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Sirenia Deantes/PE

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David Lubarski/Art

LaShonta Thompson/Music

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Paulette Tapper/STEM/STEAM

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OnLine Registration


If you have not registered your child(ren), please contact your school if you need assistance.   

If you are coming to Washington Elementary School for a scheduled appointment, when entering building:

  • 1 person allowed per family
  • Must wear mask
  • Practice social distancing
  • No public restroom


Si no ha registrado a su hijo(s), por favor comunicase con su escuela si necesita asistencia.

Si viene a la escuela Washington para una cita, al entrar al edificio:

  • 1 persona permitida por familia
  • debe usar mascara
  • practicar distancia social
  • no hay bano publico


Back to School Face Covering Guidance

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Revised Calendar 2020-2021 sy

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Immunization 2020-2021

Geminus Parent Workshop (Virtual)

Social Emotional Learning (S.E.L.)

S.E.L. for August/September Regulation




Character Trait August/September

Motivational Moments

Monthly Information


ELearning Attendance

Washington Cardinal Superhero Memory Lane

Washington Cardinal SuperHero Video

We MISS YOU Superheroes

Washington will MISS YOU MRS. KAPTUR

2020 Black HIstory Month Program

Valentine's Day Family Sweetheart "Rolemodel" Dance 2020

AEW "Lunch with Someone Special"

Partnership with ECPL "SuperHeroes Reading Buddies"

Halloween Family Fun Fair

Cardinal Day at Washington

HIspanic Heritage Month

Anti-Bullying Parade