Ellie Hoeper will be representing Washington’s Lights On For Learning Drama Team at an upcoming taping of a roundtable discussion on bullying. Ellie was chosen because of her leadership on the Drama Team’s anti-bullying efforts that went state-wide last year. The roundtable will be aired on public television on March 18 at 8 pm (tentatively). [...]
Student Success Corner Congratulations to Zachary Mlekush who won the annual Martin Luther King essay writing contest and delivered his essay to a large crowd during festivities at the King Center. 7th Graders Courtney Lindsay and Ramsey Vesey competed during the first weekend in February at the Boxing Nationals in Kansas City. [...]
The District Bee will be held at Center for Math and Science this Thursday, February 7 at 1:30. Stephanie Kerno, 8th Grade and Jacob Maranda, 7th Grade will represent WJHS. Good Luck to both!
Download a nomination form for the 2013 Medal of Honor awards >> Nominations are due on Feb. 15, 2013.
The Rock Island-Milan School District is hosting the annual “Medal of Honor” Banquet on Thursday, May 17 at 6 P.M. at the Holiday Inn in downtown Rock Island. The purpose of the banquet is to honor outstanding students in our school district who have proven themselves to be all-around good students, good citizens, and caring [...]
We had some very impressive results at the MathCounts competition. Illinois and Iowa competed in the regional competition at Bettendorf Middle School on Saturday. There were 13 or so teams (Churchill, Seton, Jordan, Rivermont, PV, Bettendorf, United (Monmouth), Muscatine, Bellvue, North Scott, etc). The MathCount’s team of Elizabeth Moore, Maggie Flowers, Jake Aunan and Melissa Hagerty placed [...]
ROCK ISLAND. Washington Junior High School held its’ annual Promotion Ceremony for the 2010-11 Eighth Grade class on Wednesday, June 1. Principal Mark R. Hepner presided over the ceremonies, during which 215 students received their Certificates of Promotion to the high school. Mrs. Val Matson, Literature teacher, was named the 2011 WJHS Teacher [...]
The 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony is June 1 at RIHS Fieldhouse beginning at 7 P.M.
Congratulations to Maddy Perry and Matt Sweeney, who won the Illinois Principals Association Student Leadership Award. The received their awards at a special breakfast, Friday, April 15. They were selected because of their excellent behavior, their involvement is activities, and their positive leadership among their peers. Good job!
The Rock Island-Milan School District is hosting the annual “Medal of Honor” Banquet on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 6 P.M. at the Holiday Inn in downtown Rock Island. The purpose of the banquet is to honor outstanding students in our school district who have proven themselves to be all-around good students, good citizens, and [...]