Our students are recognized monthly for Achieve 3000, ST Math, character counts, students of the month and quarterly for Principal's Honors, Honors and Citizenship.
|White|| 16% |
|Black|| 1% |
|Asian|| 4% |
|Hispanic|| 77% |
|American Indian or Native Alaskan|| 0% |
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander|| 0% |
|Multiracial|| 1% |
|Female|| 50.3% |
|Male|| 49.7% |
|Economically disadvantaged students|| 73% |
|Students with disabilities|| 23% |
|English learners|| 15% |
|Homeless students|| 0% |
|Students in foster care|| 0% |
|Military-connected students|| 0% |
|Migrant students|| 0% |
|Grade||Percent of total students||Students|
|Pre-K|| 7% ||36|
|Kindergarten|| 11% ||59|
|1st Grade|| 15% ||81|
|2nd Grade|| 13% ||71|
|3rd Grade|| 12% ||65|
|4th Grade|| 13% ||72|
|5th Grade|| 14% ||76|
|6th Grade|| 17% ||91|
|Incidents per year|
|Harassment, intimidation, and bullying||2|
|Days absent||Percent of students|
|0 days|| 3% |
|1 to 5 days|| 35% |
|6 to 10 days|| 29% |
|11 to 15 days|| 16% |
|Over 15 days|| 17% |
|Spanish|| 49.7% |
|English|| 34.8% |
|Portuguese|| 8.9% |
|Other|| 2.4% |
|Urdu|| 2.4% |
|Arabic|| 1.8% |
Learn more about Washington Elementary School.
The mission of the Kearny School District, a diverse metropolitan "hometown", working together as a unified community, is to provide unlimited opportunities that maximize everyone''s potential to be a life long learner and contributing member of society.
We use K-5 Being A Writer, K-2 Orton Gillingham, 1-2 Making Meaning, K-5 Learning A-Z, 3-6 Achieve 3000, K-5 GoMath!, 1-2 Scholastic News, 3-5 Storyworks, 3-5 Harcourt Trophies, 6 ST Math, 2-5 Science Fusion, 3-5 United States Communities & Neighbors, Grade 6 Collections, Big Ideas Math, World History, and Interactive Science, as well as our GATE program.
Our clubs consists of: Art Club, Chorus, Band, Safety Patrols, Book Club, Kind Kids, Breakfast Club, Recorder Karate, 6th Grade Reps, School Store Kids, Harry potter Book club, St math Club, Girls Who Code computer club
Our before and after school programs include breakfast, ESL tutoring, help period, STAR after school academic program grades 3-5, SMART summer program grades 1-5, ESL summer program grades 1-6.
Our staff and professional learning consists of 2 full day and 5 half day in-service days dedicated to PD based on school or district needs. Staff is also sent to various trainings throughout the year for current programs and can request PD days. We also offer New Teacher Collaborative Meetings to train new teachers.
Special Education pullout, inclusion & LLD services, high intensity ESL, Academic Support Instruction, Leveled Literacy Intervention, I&RS meetings, Special Ed extended school year program, STAR after school supplemental program, SMART summer supplemental program, Gr. 6 STEM summer program, before/after school help period, tutors requested as needed, ESL tutoring.
Recess, physical ed classes, scoliosis screenings, Great Body Shop - health, MERT team, AED/CPR staff trainings, breakfast program, dental screening, hearing, vision, height and weight screenings. Jump Rope A Thon.
Genesis Parent Portal, Parent conferences, Blackboard Connect calls, progress reports, Back-To-School Night, Family Science Night, Early Childhood Parent Involvement, Jr. Police Academy, LEAD program, School/District website, Title 1 & ESL Parent Involvement, Facebook. Instagram, PTA Events - Family Movie Night, Haunted Hallways, Santa Sale, Book Fair, Muffins with Mom, Donuts with Dad, Fun Fair, PTa Fitness Nights
We have three computer labs, Art room, gymnasium, playground and library.