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Washburn High School is an authorized IB World School

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2015 Prom Court Announced

Boys:  James Butler, William Forrest McKinstry-Smith, Jobreil Powell, Adbul Mohammed, Alec Schleicher, Harry Hagedorn - there are 6 boys because of a tie!  Girls: Ra'wi Mahamud, Amanda Failor, Eshay Brantley, Ellie Colbert, Olivia Maynard

IN The Heights Musical wins Spotlight Awards

Washburn's IN THE HEIGHTS wins HENNEPIN TRUST Spotlight Awards for the third year in a row!   WHS won: OUTSTANDING OVERALL...Production, Performance, Performance by a Student Orchestra, Performance by a Chorus, Performance in Dance by a Chorus  HONORABLE MENTION...Performance by a Student Orchestra, in Acting by a Chorus, Vocal Performance by a Chorus


Three WHS freshman have won the Mpls Chamber of Commerce MLK Day Essay Contest.  This comes with cash prizes and a reward ceremony at a televised Chamber meeting.  1st Place: Anna Kelley  2nd Place: Ayria Cotton  3rd Place: Raphael Malewicz To learn more check out this website:

Graduation Information

The last day of school for Seniors is May 29th, Graduation is on June 3rd at 4:30PM.  The last day of school for Freshman, Sophomores and Juniors is June 5, 2015.

Washburn Spring Plant Sale

A couple of very dedicated parents have taken on the Washburn Spring Plant Sale.  The money made goes DIRECTLY to Washburn students and we can start dreaming and planning about spring now!  Plant pick up from 8am to noon on Saturday, May 10th, 2015 at Washburn High School (corner of 50th St and Pleasant Ave.)  Order online with PayPal OR.... email your orders to and we will tally your order and tell you where to mail your check to. Wagner's Gift Cards will be available for purchase.

8th Grade Registration Night - April 29th

On April 29th, the class of 2019 will be coming into Washburn High School to register for classes. Counselors will meet with students in both gyms to guide them through the process. The evening will be spread out into three one hour sessions (broken down by alphabet) 5 PM, 6PM, 7PM.   In order to help students make great choices, we will have at least two representatives from each academic area for each session, current students present to greet families and additional staff to welcome our new families.

Project Fairy God Mother Prom Dress Giveaway

ST PAUL S.I.S.T.A.H.s CHAPTER 5 Zeta Phi Beta Presents Project Fairy God Mother Prom Dress Giveaway This will be one of the largest selections of prom dresses in the St Paul area. We can’t wait to help make your prom dreams come true!