Welcome letter from STEMbyTAF Director Krishna Richardson-Daniels

The following welcome message was sent to 6th-grade families Aug. 28 and also posted on the school website's STEMbyTAF home page. Dear WMS Junior Husky Students and Families, It is a pleasure to partner with Seattle Public School District and Washington Middle School (WMS), to welcome your child as an incoming Junior Husky! To start … Continue reading Welcome letter from STEMbyTAF Director Krishna Richardson-Daniels

Welcome letter from Principal Katrina M. Hunt

Principal Hunt on Aug. 28 sent a Welcome Letter via email (below). You may also wish to read: Principal Hunt's earlier welcome message posted on the school website.WMS STEMbyTAF Director Krishna Richardson-Daniels' welcome message posted on the school website, or archived here.                                                                   Dear Washington Middle School Scholars and Families, Welcome to the 2020-21 school year! … Continue reading Welcome letter from Principal Katrina M. Hunt

Summer learning at WMS & SPS

Here, at a glance, are summertime learning opportunities coordinated through Seattle Public Schools and available to all or some Washington Middle School students. Registration availability is current as of 6/26 (and is closed for some programs). This listing doesn't include opportunities for rising 9th-graders. Incoming Grade 6 only TAF Junior Huskies Academy - project-based learning … Continue reading Summer learning at WMS & SPS

June 16 online Workshop: ‘Undoing Racism and Teaching Equity to Children’

Join with us 5-7 pm on Tuesday (June 16) as trainers from Families Of Color Seattle (FOCS) lead an online dialogue workshop where Washington Middle School parents/guardians and educators will grow their understanding of systemic racism and creating inclusive and anti-racist learning spaces for children.  A workshop for all WMS families & educators We will … Continue reading June 16 online Workshop: ‘Undoing Racism and Teaching Equity to Children’

PTSA Statement on Racial Violence & Injustice

Dear WMS Community, We write to you today in sadness and outrage about ­­­­­­­­­­­­­our country’s shameful and continuing racial violence and injustice. We condemn the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, among many others, and the fact that Black and Brown families are forced to live and raise their children with the … Continue reading PTSA Statement on Racial Violence & Injustice

Thanksgiving for Washington families in need

It's nearly Thanksgiving and it's a WMS holiday tradition to provide "Thanksgiving Dinner-in-a-Bag" to any family in need. If you would like to DONATE a Thanksgiving Dinner please email katherine.barr@gmail.com. If you can donate a dinner you will be asked to shop for a specific grocery list of supplies (costing approximately $40) and to deliver them … Continue reading Thanksgiving for Washington families in need