John Newbery Elementary School News

Español Dear Wenatchee School District Students, Families, Staff, and Community, I am writing today in response to the current events in our nation surrounding the ...

The end of the year schedule will be changed due to the one-day school closure for inclement weather, and Wenatchee High School's schedule will include an extra day due to c...

On April 25, 2017, the voters within the Wenatchee School District will be asked to vote on a Renewal Educational Programs and Operation Levy, also known as a Maintenance & ...

The Wenatchee School District utilizes an automated phone calling system called School Messenger to communicate with families.School Messenger is a notification system that deli...

It doesn’t happen very often, even in the snowy Wenatchee Valley, but occasionally school may be delayed or closed due to inclement weather. How and when&nbsp...

Wenatchee School District is implementing a new field trip procedure to streamline the process. Parents will no longer need to sign permission slips for their child to go on som...

The Wenatchee School Board approved the school calendar to include autumn parent/teacher conferences to three full days for the 2017/2018 school year. In the past conferences ha...

January is School Board Appreciation Month. Wenatchee School Board members were honored at a reception before the January 24, 2017 board meeting. The national award winning Mari...

Julie Parker is the newest National Board Certified teacher in Wenatchee School District. The  Pioneer Middle School Spanish and 6th grade Language Arts Teacher is one of 5...

Former elementary school principal Steve Brady and his wife Sandi bequeathed $50,000 to Wenatchee School District elementary libraries. Their daughter Karin Abbott contacted Sup...

Wenatchee School District is considering changing autumn parent/teacher conferences to three full days for the 2017/2018 school year. Currently, conferences take place during ...

It doesn’t happen very often, even in the snowy Wenatchee Valley, but occasionally school may be delayed or closed due to inclement weather. How and when&nbs...

Wenatchee School District recently mailed out an information newsletter about the Phase 2 Bond the Wenatchee School Board is considering. Click here to see the information. &...

Drivers will soon notice lights flashing in school zones later in the day in addition to the regular morning and afternoon hours due to release of students attending After Sch...

Wenatchee School District students are in for a treat today -- it's Taste Washington Day —a celebration of schools connecting with local farms to make the most of ou...

Both the Parent Information Packet and Forms Packet will be sent home with all elementary, middle, Westside & Valley Academy students the first week of school. WHS student...

WARNING - It has been brought to our attention by Skyward, the software that is our Student Information System and provides family access to student information, that someone ...

Congratulations to the teachers and staff who are retiring! These are the people who have dedicated their lives to making learning personal in the Wenatchee School District, a...

Claudia De Robles has been appointed to the Wenatchee School District Board of Directors Position No. 3, filling the vacancy created by the resignation of Jesús Hern&aa...

National Teachers Day

May 3, 2016

“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” ― Malala Yousafzai An education is one of the greatest gifts we can give our ch...

We invite you to continue the conversation started with Wenatchee Learns by talking with us through ThoughtExchange, an online space to share ideas about learning in Wenatchee...

Choice students will no longer be accepted at Washington and Sunnyslope Elementary schools due to overcrowding at each school. Choice students at Washington grades 2, 3, and...

The public is invited to a reception celebrating the service of Jesús Hernández, a member of the Wenatchee School District Board of Directors since 1997. &nbsp...

Applications for School Board position are due this Friday, April 22 by 4:00 PM at the District Office, 235 Sunset Avenue.   Interested applicants are asked to submit...

Find out what you need to get your future kindergartner registered for school

How did he go from juvenile detention to two doctorates, with training at Harvard Medical School and University of Oxford? Adam will tell you. Adam Sáenz will be th...

In partnership with the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Sunnyslope Elementary School is pleased to offer the nationally-acclaimed Camp Invention program to children entering ...

Wenatchee School District congratulates Desiree Schmidt, second grade teacher at Lewis & Clark Elementary School, for being honored as a Hometown Hero by the American Red Cr...

The local American Legion is inviting nominations for the 2016 Educator of the Year Award.  If you have an Educator you would like to nominate, please follow the steps...

We are currently seeking email address and mobile phone numbers of parents, guardians, and community members to increase our ability to share information through electronic communication and enable us to gather feedback. Thank you in advance for your support!

When we use the term “educator” it generally conjures up thoughts of teachers, principals, etc.  In truth, the responsibility of educating children is shared by...

Kevin Loomis, principal at John Newbery Elementary School, was nominated for Washington State Regional Distinguished Principal. The nomination puts Mr. ...

Beginning with the 2016-17 school year, kindergarten students will start their Monday mornings at the same time as the rest of the students in their bui...

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GWATA, the NCW Technology Alliance will host the 16th Annual Innovator Awards on March 29th from Noon-1:30 p.m. at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

We are partnering with BrightBytes, an educational data analytics company, in order to learn more about our students’ school and home technology use for learning.  ...

Wenatchee represented well at the recent premiere of the Unmake a Bully premiere.

Second graders took on the role of scientist and engineer to figure out how to stop soil erosion at the Landforms Science Field Experience held at the b...

DISTRICT AND UNION REACH AGREEMENT

The Back to School Health Fair will be Saturday, August 15 from 9am – 12pm at the Columbia Valley Health Wenatchee location at 600 Orondo Street. The date provided for our August Back to School Newsletter was changed after we went to press.

The Community Foundation of NCW Awarded $50,979 to Support Public Schools

Ten students in Wenatchee School District’s Highly Capable program placed in the “Invent Washington” state competition.