Student Announcements

Theatre Course Selection Fix

If you are a 7th grader who has taken Intro to Theatre and you want to take the course again as an 8th grader, YOU MAY DO SO. We have been communicating that you cannot do this, however we made a mistake. If you need to fix your course selection sheet to add Theatre, see Mrs. Kramer in the counseling office.

NJHS Applications

Students, if you have an interest in joining National Junior Honor Society and have a 3.0 GPA, please see Mrs. Luhtanen in room 309 for more details.

Gold Rush Run Club

WJHS Gold Rush Run Club will start Tuesday, March 26th and occur every Tuesday and Wednesday during Priority Time. In order to participate, students will need to register for the race at and parents must complete the Health History and Release of Liability Form using the link: As an added bonus--those that complete the race AND beat Mrs. Schafer in the 5K will have a celebratory Ice Cream Sundae Party.

Advanced Art

If you're interested in Advanced Art, please pick up an application in the counselor's office. The deadline to apply is April 19th.

EAST Announcement

Washington Jr. High School is proud to announce that we have been selected by the Arkansas Department of Education to receive an EAST program.

This award would not have been possible without the financial support of the Bentonville Schools Foundation (

We also want to thank our Board of Education, Mrs. Starlinda Sanders, Dr. Matt Saferite, and Dr. Debbie Jones for their assistance through this process.

The mission of the EAST program is to provide all learners the opportunity to have relevant, individualized, life-changing educational experiences.

The EAST (Education Accelerated by Service and Technology) experience inspires students to positively affect their school and community by empowering them with state-of-the-art technology, encouraging critical thinking and creative problem solving, through real-world experiences.

To learn more about EAST, visit or follow any of their social media sites:


Instagram: @theEASTinitiative

Twitter: @EASTinititive