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Wanamaker Elementary

No School Monday

Auburn-Washburn Schools and offices will be closed Monday, September 1 in observance of Labor Day.

Dates to Remember:

Thursday, August 28

Parent Information Night (grades 1-3) at 6:00 PM

Tuesday, September 9

Parent Information Night (grade 6) at 6:00 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.

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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.

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Wanamaker Elementary
6630 SW 10th St
Topeka, KS 66615



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