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.



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:

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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Marshall County Special Olympics Event a Slam Dunk

More than 140 Marshall County Special Olympians participated at the county’s 3rd annual basketball competition on Wednesday in John Marshall High School’s gymnasium. Students from all Marshall County elementary, middle and high schools hit the hardwood along with a few graduates to compete in dribbling, shooting and passing events. More than 80 peer tutors from…

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Mathletes Compute at Marshall County Event

Students in 4th through 8th grades put their “mathletic” skills to the test during the annual Marshall County Math Day competition at Sherrard Middle School on Saturday. Approximately 130 students competed in categories ranging from mental math, mental estimation, measurement estimation and short answer. Participants also took a written test. Students who placed 1st through…

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Marshall County Strings Winter Concert Planned

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its elementary and middle school winter concert on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The Marshall County Strings Program winter concert will feature combined performances of students from Cameron, Center McMechen, Central, Glen Dale, Hilltop, Sand Hill…

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2017 American Education Week Proclamation Signed in Marshall County

On Wednesday members of the Marshall County Commission as well as the mayors of the cities of Marshall County, members of the Legislature along with the Sheriff and local business leaders gathered to sign the proclamation declaring November 13-17, 2017 as American Education Week in Marshall County. The theme this year is Great Public Schools: A…

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