Washington Lands Elementary School

Our Mission

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

Marshall County Schools are starting back to  school on a Level 3 according to WV School Re-Entry Guidelines!!

IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:

 

September 8th, 2020 -  School Students with last names A-K arrive at school

September 9th, 2020 - Distance Learning Day at home

September 10th. 2020 - School Students with last names L-Z arrive at school

Photos from the 2019-20 School year:

Marshall County Schools Continues No Cost Meal Program

Marshall County Schools Child Nutrition Program Information The Marshall County Board of Education will continue the availability of a daily, no cost breakfast and lunch at school for all students during the 2020- 2021 academic year regardless of income.  Under the Community Eligibility Option Provision, applications will not need to be completed to be eligible…

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2020-2021 Bus Routes and Schedules

Information is now available about the transportation routes for the 2020-2021 academic year. The updated lists can be found at this link: http://marshall-k12.wvnet.edu/boe/marshall-county-schools-bus-routes/ or in the Links tab under Transportation at the top of this page. Click on the bus number to download a schedule. Please note there are time changes. If you’re not sure…

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School Summer Food Program Extended

The Marshall County Schools Summer Food Program schedule has added an extra week because of West Virginia Governor Jim Justice’s order that schools can’t go back in session until Tuesday, September 8, 2020. On Wednesday, August 5 and Wednesday, August 19, 2020 the Marshall Mobile Food Bus will make stops in the same neighborhoods at…

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WLES Using Smart Technology to Help Stop the Spread of Illness in School

Pictured from left: Christina Robinson (WLES Nurse), Brandi Newland (parent) and Julie Sturgill (WLES Principal) show off the smart thermometers and the app being used through the Kinsa FLUency program. As we hit the peak of flu season in the Ohio Valley, Marshall County Schools hopes to stay one step ahead of illness this year,…

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Southwestern Energy and CFOV Award STEM Education Grants

Several area classrooms will soon feature enhanced STEM-based learning materials, opportunities and experiences thanks to Southwestern Energy (SWN) and the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV). The grant opportunity demonstrates SWN’s ongoing commitment to STEM education and supports the energy company’s desire to be an active corporate citizen while enhancing elements of the educational…

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Marshall County Strings Winter Concert

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its elementary and middle school Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at 6:30pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will feature combined performances involving nearly 200 students from Cameron, Center McMechen, Central, Glen Dale, Hilltop, Sand Hill and Washington Lands elementary…

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Students Hear a Special Message from a Superhero

Pictured from left with Batman: Leana Roberts, Gabby Dantrassy, Dylan Burgy, Colton Scherich and Liam Nickerson. Batman traveled to several different schools in Marshall County to talk to students about how they can be a superhero against bullying. Thursday, the Caped Crusader made stops at Center McMechen Elementary, McNinch Primary and Sand Hill Elementary. Students…

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2019 American Education Week Proclamation Signed in Marshall County

On Thursday, Marshall County Commissioners as well as the mayors from the cities of Marshall County, members of the West Virginia Legislature along with the Sheriff gathered to sign a proclamation declaring November 18-22, 2019 as American Education Week in Marshall County.  Also attending the signing were members of the Marshall County Board of Education,…

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WLES Students Gain Science and Math Skills Through Pumpkin Drop

Students in the fourth and fifth grades at Washington Lands Elementary competed in the school’s 6th annual Pumpkin Drop Thursday, despite a few rain showers. The idea behind this yearly event is for students to gain knowledge and acquire skills in both math and science while trying to figure out a way to protect their…

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5th Graders Participate at Annual Ag Day

Roots run deep in the Moundsville community and the fruits of these roots have been feeding the minds of Marshall County fifth graders through the annual Hands-On Agriculture Day. The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Northern Panhandle Conservation District hosted the 11th annual Hands-On Ag Day at the Marshall County Fairgrounds in Moundsville…

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