No School Monday
Auburn-Washburn Schools and offices will be closed Monday, September 1 in observance
of Labor Day.
- Tuesday, September 2 - PTO, 5:30 PM (at PS)
- Thursday, September 4 - Parent Night, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
- Friday, September 12 - Individual Pictures
- Monday, September 15 - Fourth Grade Field Trip 4casters
- Thursday, September 18 - Starlite Skating Party, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
- Thursday, September 25 - Math/Reading Night, 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Lil' Blues Cheer Clinic
Washburn Rural High School Cheeleaders present the annual Lil' Blues Clinic
Saturday, September 13 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM at Washburn Rural High School.
Click here for more information.
District Sees Increase in ACT Scores
ACT results were recently released and the average
composite score for students at Washburn Rural High
School increased to 23.7. This is up .5 from last
year. In addition to an increased composite, the scores
in each area also increased as did the total number of
students tested. The WRHS 2014 totals are listed below
(2013 totals appear in parenthesis):
- Total tested: 311 (293)
- Composite: 23.7 (23.2)
- English: 23.1 (22.8)
- Mathematics: 23.4 (23.2)
- Reading: 24.3 (23.5)
- Science: 23.5 (22.8)
The statewide average composite is 22.0. WRHS also
exceeded the state average in each subject area.
The ACT is an indicator of college readiness. The
composite readiness benchmarks are set at 18 for
English, 22 for Math, 22 for Reading, and 23 for
Science. The WRHS average exceeded the benchmarks
in all areas.