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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR WESD FAMILIES

posted Apr 20, 2018, 4:42 PM by Nicole Lusciandrello   [ updated ]

Walkout Information 

Please see the information below for updates regarding the upcoming teacher walkout. This page will be updated frequently as new details become available. Thank you for your patience and cooperation. 

 

SCHOOL CLOSED APRIL 26, 2018 

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (UPDATED APRIL 20, 2018): 

FAQ Document English 

 

FAQ Document Spanish 

  

April 24, 2018 UPDATE: 

 
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR WESD FAMILIES: Breakfast and lunch will be served at all 32 schools on Thursday, April 26 as well as on any day that school campuses are closed. Any child, ages 1 to 18, can receive free breakfast and lunch at any WESD school. Children do not have to attend a WESD school to receive food. Adults may purchase breakfast or lunch for $3.50.
The WESD is also working on an amended childcare plan for WESD students during school closures. Please check back tomorrow for detailed information regarding childcare. As always, we thank you for your patience and understanding. #WESDFamily
 
 
UN MENSAJE IMPORTANTE PARA LAS FAMILIAS DEL WESD: Se servirá desayuno y almuerzo en todas las 32 escuelas el jueves, 26 de abril al igual que en cualquier día que las escuelas estén cerradas. Cualquier niño, de 1 a 18 años de edad, puede recibir desayuno y almuerzo gratis en cualquier escuela del WESD. Los niños no necesitan asistir a una escuela del WESD para recibir comida. Adultos pueden comprar un desayuno o almuerzo por $3.50.
Además, el WESD está trabajando en un plan enmendado para cuidado de niños para los estudiantes del WESD durante el cierre de las escuelas. Favor de regresar a este sitio o página mañana para más información en cuanto al cuidado de niños. Como siempre, agradecemos su paciencia y comprensión.

 

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Text Alerts English 

Text Alerts Spanish 

 

April 23, 2018 UPDATE: 

PARENT LETTER ENGLISH 

PARENT LETTER SPANISH 

 

 

April 20, 2018 UPDATE: 

Parent Letter English 

Parent Letter Spanish 

WESD To Host Teacher Fairs

posted Oct 23, 2017, 11:02 AM by Nicole Lusciandrello

The Washington Elementary School District (WESD) will host a Teacher Interview Fair on Saturday, November 4, 2017 to hire teachers for the 2018-2019 school year. The fair will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the WESD Administrative Center, 4650 West Sweetwater Avenue, Glendale, 85304. Contracts for the 2018-2019 school year will be offered to qualified candidates. Student teachers, soon-to-be college graduates, seasoned teachers and alternative pathways are encouraged to attend! 

This is the first of six scheduled Teacher Interview Fairs. The others will take place at the same place and times, with the exception of March on: 

Saturday, December 16, 2017,
Saturday, January 20, 2018,
Saturday, February 24, 2018,
Thursday, March 15, 2018, 4 to 7:30 p.m.; and
Saturday, April 28, 2018. 

Interviews will be conducted for those interested in teaching: kindergarten, elementary education, special education, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, general music, art and special needs preschool. Successful candidates may be recommended for a 2018-2019 teaching contract. 

Apply online prior to the interview fair at jobs.wesdschools.org. Please select the posting titled, Teacher – All Positions. Human Resources will contact qualified applicants directly to preschedule an interview. 

For more information, contact the WESD Recruitment Office at 602-347-2622 or e-mail teach@wesdschools.org.

School Office Opens July 19

posted Jun 26, 2017, 10:00 AM by Pam Horton

All school offices are now closed until Wednesday, July 19. School offices will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., July 19 – 28, resuming their regular office hours on Monday, July 31. If you’re interested in registering for the 2017 – 2018 school year, all student registration occurs at the Welcome and Registration Center, located at 3200 W. Cholla Street. The Welcome and Registration Center is open Monday through Friday from 7:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., closed from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.

School Budget 101 in 5 Minutes

posted Aug 10, 2016, 2:51 PM by Pam Horton

WESD Budget 101


Website for parents

posted Jul 23, 2015, 2:32 PM by Edie Oxford   [ updated Jul 23, 2015, 2:39 PM ]

We would like to share a fabulous website developed just for parents.  It contains up-to-date educational and parenting information for families with children of all ages.  The site itself is produced by NBC News Education Nation and sponsored by Pearson Education.  (This is not an endorsement of either company.)  It is a site that can be accessed in both English and Spanish.
 

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