Emergency work at Washington Elementary School - August 03, 2007

Record Number: 3262
Displayed from: Aug 03, 2007 , until: Aug 31, 2007

Emergency facilities work will be done at Washington Elementary School before the 2007-08 school year begins to repair a leaking, corroded pipe in the gymnasium. The condition of the pipe has made the gymnasium off limits. For safety reasons, no activities will be held in the gym until the pipe is repaired. Registration took place as planned Friday, Aug. 3, using the lower-level hallway near the office. Monday's registration, from noon to 7 p.m. will also take place in the hallway. Title I Summer School scheduled for next week will take place, but students and teachers will not be able to use the gymnasium.

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.