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Senior Party - 5/29

Spend all night at the Chaska Community Center!  Absolutely something for everyone! Swimming/hot tub, Skating, Basketball, Food, Racketball and Wallyball, Soccer, Jumper, Food, Casino Games, DJ and Karaoke, Food, Massages, Henna tattoos, an Espresso Bar, Caricature artists, and...finish the night playing Trivia Mafia with your Friends for Ca$h Prize$!!! Bring your forms into the Counseling Office.

Lucia Renikoff - 2015 Athena Award Winner

Lucia was nominated by her soccer coach Cheryl Peterson. Lucia has played fall soccer for 4 years, winter basketball for 4 years and spring track for 2 years.   Lucia also participated in Urban Farm 11th grade, National Honor Society 11th grade, Volunteer Coach at Youth Soccer Camp and Jamborees.  She's been on the "A" honor roll with 3.8 GPA or above every quarter.  Lucia will be honored at a banquet on May 1st with the other Athena award winners through out the Twin Cities area.

Boys Tennis Fundraiser/Silent Auction - April 19 - 3 to 5pm

The WHS Boys Tennis Team is holding a fundraiser/silent auction at Park Tavern!  Monies raised will be used for indoor court time, assistant coach stipends and the end of season banquet. Bowling Bonanza on Sunday, April 19th from 3-5:00 pm 3401 Louisiana Ave S., St. Louis Park MN 55426   $20 per person.

Area C Date Change to April 23 - 6PM

Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Green Central Community School 3416 4th Ave. South Childcare for ages 3 & up only.  Spanish and Somali Interpreters  The agenda will Welcome & Introductions – Margaret Richardson, parent, Area C co-chair, Topics to include: District Updates, Testing – Discussion and Q&A, What’s Next for Area C Parent Leadership?  Q&A – General Questions 

8th Grade Registration - Wed, April 29 - 5:00 to 8:00 pm

Last Names A – H         5:00 PM
Last Names I – O          6:00 PM
Last Names P – Z          7:00 PM
Families and students are encouraged to come during the hour they were assigned, however, they may select another time if their assigned time doesn’t work. Sessions will be held in the gyms. If families and students are not able to attend any of the times on April 29, 2015, they may attend the make-up registration session on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 7:30 am - 8:15 a.m. in the Room 102A.

2015 Peacemaker Award goes to WHS' Elisabeth Geschiere

Washburn’s own Elisabeth Geschiere who works in Check and Connect was one of a very select group of nominees to be awarded the Minneapolis 2015 Peacemaker Award.  Elisabeth was recognized at an award ceremony over spring break where she was presented with a plaque and an $1000 award to be put toward her program efforts at Washburn. We thank Elisabeth for her tireless commitment to equity, peace, for the students at Washburn.

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