Washington Elementary School is a K-6 school established in 1953 on 8.2 acres overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the Channel Islands. Today, our campus consists of 11 permanent and 17 portable classrooms.
The full-time staff includes 23 regular classroom teachers, 4 Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) teachers, 2 special education teachers, 4 classroom aides, 2 custodians, 2 office personnel, and a librarian. Additional staff includes a physical education specialist, a child guidance counselor, a psychologist, a health clerk, a speech and language therapist, an instrumental music instructor, a science lab teacher, an art teacher, and a computer lab technician.
These people, combined with the efforts of the principal, the PTO, countless volunteers, and motivated and dedicated parents, form a team to ensure that children receive an education that will prepare them for the 21st century.