Closed Schools
Schools Closed
On April 1, 2020, in an online press conference, Governor Gavin Newsom extended the school closure order for the remainder of the school year. We also received official notification from the Riverside County Office of Public Health that we will be closed through June 19, 2020.
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End of the year
End of the year letter 2020
Here's the end of the school year letter. This letter contains important information. Please read thoroughly to get updated information on student item pick up and report cards distribution.
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Dr. David Hansen, RUSD Superintendent
Registration for 2020-2021 School Year
April 20, 2020 Dear RUSD Staff, Families, and Community, This is truly an unprecedented time for all of us. We want to thank you for your patience as we work through the many details related to the temporary closure of our schools, and its effect on our routine services and operations including the enrollment of students.
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Hearts Application for the 2020-2021 School Year
Helping Elementary Achievers Reach The Stars HEARTS is an after school program currently in place at 20 elementary schools in the Riverside Unified School District.
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Clever Through Clever students have a wide range of academic websites, where they can practice math fluency, reading fluency, reading comprehension, code, and many others. Use this portal to access the following websites:
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Join PTA
Parent Teacher Association (PTA): Parents, teachers, and students work together to: 1) promote the education, health, and welfare of children in the home, community, and place of worship, 2) raise the standards of home life, 3) secure adequate laws for the protection of children and youth, 4) improve the public schools that children attend.
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Parent Group
Washington and PTA Facebook Page (Follow Us)
Follow Washington's PTA Facebook Page and Washington's Facebook Page.
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100 Mile Club
100 Mile Club
Mission Statement Engaging and empowering kids and families to achieve a healthy lifestyle through physical activity nationwide; preventing childhood inactivity and obesity, one child, one school, and one community at a time. Our Vision Healthy, Happy, Connected Kids®
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Family life
Family Life Letters
AB 329 Forms for Family LIfe. Please click here for more information on family life letters about the family life videos that will be shown to 4th, 5th and 6th graders.
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School Site Council
School Site Council is an essential function of Washington Elementary. We meet once a month to discuss important educational topics. Everyone is welcome.
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ELAC Meetings
English Language Advisory Committee (ELAC): Members of the English Language Advisory Committee plan, modify, and evaluate Washington’s educational program for Academic English Learners (AELs).
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Dr. Lenertz
Michele Lenertz, Ed.D. 

Israel Leon
Israel Leon
Assistant Principal

School Hours

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
8:10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Every Wednesdays is Early Release Day
8:10 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Office Hours

7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Registration Hours:
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

TK/Kindergarten/New Student 
Pre-Registration for 20/21 School Year
Begins March 30th


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