Mission Statement

Washington primary scool is a learning community dedicated to educating and inspiring children.  we foster engagement, a growtH mindset, diverse thinking and collaboration to achieve high expectations.  in partnership with families and our community, we prepare children to be respectful, kind, caring, and contributing citizens who will lead us into the future.



  • We value consistent academic and social expectations. 
  • We value academic learning that is relevant and promotes application and transfer of skills and concepts.
  • We value the impact of specific feedback in the progression of learning from novice to competent and beyond. 
  • We value innovative thinking.
  • We value effort based learning. (growth mindset)
  • We value individual and collaborative problem solving.
  • We value opportunities for self-directed, inquiry and choice driven activities that promote student engagement.  
  • We value social skills of cooperation, assertiveness, responsibility, empathy and self-control (CARES) in creating a positive and joyful learning environment. 
  • We value the development of mindful practices and self-regulation habits. 
  • We value partnerships among students within the learning community and between grade levels. 
  • We value parents as partners with 2-way communication and support. 
  • We value the utilization of technology as a tool for learning, research, practice, communication and creation.
  • We value professional learning and continuous growth. 
  • We value positivity, optimism, and perseverance
  • We lead by example.
  • We value making a positive difference through action. 
Revised September 2021