Lower School Tag

Parents of students of all ages, join us for College Planning 101 on Tuesday, November 27, at 6:30 p.m. WA alumni and Certified Financial Planner™, Philip Piedt ’07, Partner at Benchmark Financial and local financial professional, John Novoa ’02, of Benefits Retirement Group will be sharing strategies for saving and preparing for higher education. Early preparation is key, so we encourage parents of preschoolers through seniors to attend. You’ll learn how the new tax laws impact usage of 529 funds going forward, as well as other valuable information. As a college preparatory school, we are excited to offer this event...

Every year, the school strives for a high level of participation from the School Board, faculty, staff, current families, alumni, alumni families, grandparents and friends of the school. Our fiscal year runs July 1 to June 30 and every parent is encouraged to participate every year.Every family is asked to support the Annual Fund. Our goal is 100% participation. This symbolizes a collective investment in the school’s excellence and also increases opportunities for funding through grants.Every gift, regardless of the amount, enhances the WA experience and is an investment in the mission of our school.The distinctive qualities that a Christian,...

Save the date! Parents of students of all ages, join us for College Planning 101 on Tuesday, November 27, at 6:30 p.m. WA alumni and Certified Financial Planner™, Philip Piedt ’07, Partner at Benchmark Financial and local financial professional, John Novoa ’02, of Benefits Retirement Group will be sharing strategies for saving and preparing for higher education. Early preparation is key, so we encourage parents of preschoolers through seniors to attend. You’ll learn how the new tax laws impact usage of 529 funds going forward, as well as other valuable information. As a college preparatory school, we are excited to...

This year’s Homecoming is one for the record books. School spirit ran high throughout the week with decorated hallways, dress-up days, and the traditional Beach Day. However, the combination of legacy and love for our school sent the celebrations to soaring heights.First, we welcomed home the Class of 1978. They enjoyed being back at WA and stayed for the pep-rally and helped lead the school in the WA Fight Song. Even our lower school lions attended the pep-rally. The packed gymnasium gave a full audience for a memorable highlight: a faculty-lead dance to today’s popular songs. The students couldn’t believe...

When we return from Fall Break, our Scholastic Book Fair will be waiting for our lower school students and families. This time around, the Book Fair will be located in the Lower School Science Lab from October 16–19. The hours are Tuesday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please be sure to check in at the welcome center if you plan to visit during these hours.Perhaps over the long weekend, help your child make a wish list. Our teachers have! Teachers have created Wish Lists of books they believe will...