Washington Lands Elementary School - 116 School Road - Moundsville, WV 26041 - (304)-843-4420

Washington Lands Elementary School

Our Mission

No matter what the call - a positive learning environment and personal success for ALL.

IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:

 

October 16 - School fundraisers due & pumpkin drop groups may begin working on their design

October 17 - Picture day

October 23 - 5th grade trip to WLU

October 24 - Fundraiser reward to Heinz Field

October 27 - PBIS fall festival & Halloween parade (2:20PM)

October 31 - Pumpkin drop

Photos from the 2016-17 school year:

WLES Collects Money for Make-A-Wish

Putting together a fundraiser for various charities has become common at Washington Lands Elementary School. Whenever someone is in need, the school community begins planning its next charity event. Recently the faculty, staff and students collected money for the Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia Make-A-Wish organization. They were inspired by former student Raymond Steed, who…

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Marshall County Special Olympians Compete in Track & Field

More than 130 student and adult athletes participated at the 30th annual Marshall County Special Olympics Track & Field event at John Marshall High School. Athletes were assisted by the 160 peer tutors from both Marshall County high schools, Cameron and John Marshall, while competing in various track and field events.  Participants could also make…

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Marshall County Young Writers Honored

It’s rare you have the chance to hear the author of a story read to you. However, parents and educators who gathered in the Moundsville Middle School cafeteria Monday evening had the chance to hear the voices of award-winning young writers who attend a school in Marshall County. Students who placed in the annual county…

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Marshall County Strings Spring Concert Will Make a Big Splash

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its annual spring concert on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will showcase music about water. Concert selections include familiar songs such as the fiddle tune Cripple Creek and Banana Boat Song performed by elementary…

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Night of Excellence Honors Student Achievement

More than 500 Marshall County students were recognized for their academic accomplishments during the district’s annual Night of Excellence ceremony held last night at the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. Students from McNinch Primary, Cameron Elementary, Center McMechen Elementary, Central Elementary, Glen Dale Elementary, Hilltop Elementary, Sand Hill Elementary and Washington Lands…

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Student Vocalists Perform in WV All-State Children’s Chorus

Nearly 20 students from Marshall County Schools were invited to sing at the West Virginia Music Educators Association’s All-State Children’s Concert this past Friday in Charleston.  The county is well represented in the children’s ensemble each year, thanks to devoted teachers who are willing to put in extra hours of rehearsal to prepare students. The…

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Marshall County Students Qualify for National Geographic State Bee

Three Marshall County students have been notified by the National Geographic Society to let them know they are semifinalists in the 2018 West Virginia National Geographic Bee. Fifth grader Landon Morgan from Washington Lands Elementary School, sixth grader Grace Gatts from Sherrard Middle School and seventh grader Aubrey Wyckoff from Moundsville Middle School have been…

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Young Writers Contest Winners Announced

The 2018 Marshall County Young Writers Contest winners list has been released. Congratulations to all of the students who placed in the competition.  Grades 1-2    First Place  Second Place  Third Place  Honorable Mention    Finnegan Gilbert  Camdyn Gregware  Emily Gatts   Jaxson Reese    Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary    Grades 3-4…

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Revised Pre-K and Kindergarten Screening Schedules Released

The updated Marshall County Schools Pre-K and Kindergarten schedules have been released. The Pre-K schedule can be downloaded here: REVISED 2018 Pre K Screening Dates The Kindergarten schedule can be downloaded here: REVISED 2018 Kindergarten Screening Dates

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WLES Receives Chevron Grant

Chevron STEM Education Investment Team Lead & Public Affairs Representative Lee Ann Wainwright stopped by Washington Lands Elementary Thursday to present the school a check for $9,660. The grant money will be used to purchase a set of LittleBits, which are programmable snap together robotics kits similar to Legos. In addition, a full set of…

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