Washington students are getting ready to hit the books for another school year. Starting tomorrow, all students in the Washington Community School District begin classes. The new school calendar approved at the March School Board meeting shows 18 days of early dismissals and five full days for professional staff development.
The early dismissals will happen every other Wednesday and the full days happening at various times throughout the school year. The district will be in session for a total of 178 days with the school year ending Friday, May 25th depending on any weather cancellations.