Posts With Keyword ‘WCSD’

Washington Teachers Ask for 4.4% Pay Raise

Posted: Friday, February 19th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Teachers in the Washington School District are asking for a 4.4% raise in the coming fiscal year.

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WCSD To Begin Negotiations with Teacher’s Union

Posted: Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Washington School Board members today will hear an initial proposal for a contract with teachers in the district.

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Community Invited to Meet New WCSD Supt.

Posted: Monday, February 15th, 2010 at 5:52 am

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Washington Community Members are invited to meet the school district’s newly hired superintendent.

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WCSD Makes Snow Days Decision

Posted: Friday, February 12th, 2010 at 5:52 am

Make Up Days for WCSD

February 15 – President’s Day

March 26 – Teacher’s Technology Training (Students will dismiss at 1:10 PM)

April 5 – Teacher Conference Compensation Day

April 6 – Normally Part of Spring Break

June 1-3 – Last Day of School is Normally May 28

The Washington School District is shortening spring break in an effort to make up the high volume of snow days taken this winter.

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WCSD Hires New Superintendent

Posted: Thursday, January 28th, 2010 at 6:00 am


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The Washington School District has hired a new superintendent.

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WCSD To Select New Superintendent this Week

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Washington School Board members are expected to offer the superintendent’s position to a candidate

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WCSD Reports Success with Read 180

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 5:50 am

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The Washington School District is reporting improved proficiency after their first year using the Read 180 program.

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Family Math Night at Lincoln

Posted: Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 at 5:50 am

Students at Washington’s Lincoln Elementary School will be dealing cards, rolling dice and playing other games this week…all in the name of math.

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WCSD Will Not “Race to the Top”

Posted: Friday, January 15th, 2010 at 7:40 am

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Members of the Iowa House are expected to begin discussions Friday on whether or not the state should take part in the federal Race to the Top program.

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WCSD Missed C.A.R. Deadline, but Won’t Be Penalized

Posted: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 at 6:43 am

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Washington was among 23 Iowa school districts that missed a deadline in the fall to file their certified annual report – a snapshot of cash and spending levels.

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#3 Property Tax Bonding Fails for WCSD

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:06 am

Washington School Board members are moving forward with a plan to build a new high school, even though voters said no to a property tax bonding measure in September.

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WCSD Supt. On Alert for Adverse Weather

Posted: Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 at 6:45 am

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Temperatures are expected to drop near freezing throughout this week.

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WCSD to Hold Second Charette Meeting

Posted: Sunday, November 15th, 2009 at 5:59 am

The Washington School District Facilities Committee is hosting another charettee meeting on the design of the new high school.

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WCSD Placing Ads for Supt. Postion

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2009 at 5:59 am

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The Washington School district plans to place some help wanted ads.

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WCSD To Begin Advertising Supt. Position

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:43 am

Washington School Board members are expected to begin advertising for a new superintendent.

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