The Washington Middle School PTSA is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization. We:

  • Keep families connected. We host community events. We share news in Purple Press emails and the PTSA website. We fund the Washington Middle School app.
  • Support our teachers. We provide grants to each teacher, and fund departmental and other needs. We share classroom news on our website and emails.
  • Support student learning.  We fund enrichment activities, during the day and after school.
  • Promote advocacy and equity. We educate our community about issues such as K-12 funding and Seattle District policies. We help provide equity in education opportunities and seek to be an actively anti-racism organization.

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Info on WMS & ‘STEMbyTAF’

Have a student who might attend Washington in 2021-22? The school has provided the following resources: Online presentation (Overview and Q&A in English, 65 mins, recorded Dec. 16, 2020) Video tour of WMS building (recorded in Summer 2020, in English) “STEMbyTAF” approach to learning (generalized information) Please be aware that many pages on the school … Continue reading Info on WMS & ‘STEMbyTAF’

Sprinkle joy in Cookie Decorating Fest

UPDATE: Ten “Judges’ Favorites” and 10 “Honorable Mention” awards have been picked in the first-ever WMS Cookie Decorating Fest. Students who created the “Judges’ Favorites” will receive $25 gift cards from the PTSA. Take a look at all entries! ORIGINAL POST: Ready to try some (snicker)doodling in the PTSA’s first-ever WMS Cookie Decorating Contest? Round … Continue reading Sprinkle joy in Cookie Decorating Fest