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Woodland Primary School

Kindergarten Registration April 11 - 29!
Kindergarten registration will open April 11th and go through April 29th. It is imperative that you register during this time so that we can make staffing decisions for...
Woodland hosts record-breaking Mass Band Concert with more than 430 middle school student musicians
Woodland hosted the 41st Annual Mass Band Middle School Band Concert with 436 students from ten schools throughout Southwest Washington playing in a massive band ensemble...
Woodland High School Horticulture Science 29th Annual Plant Sale on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6
Woodland High School Horticulture Science students plan to sell their organically-grown plants at this years 29th Annual Plant Sale scheduled for Friday, May 5 from 8 a....
Woodland Primary School encourages and motivates positive behavior with new approaches to inspire students
Woodland Primary School uses teamwork and dedicated planning to encourage positive student behavior throughout the school by teaching students character traits and...
Woodland Third and Fourth Graders cook their favorite comfort foods to compete in this year’s Future Chefs of America Event
Third and fourth graders from Woodland Intermediate School created their favorite comfort foods by cooking recipes of their own selection in Sodexo's second annual Future...
Two Woodland High School teachers eliminate letter grades in an innovative approach to improve student learning
Two Woodland High School English Language Arts teachers have transformed the way students learn in their classrooms by eliminating letter grades and helping students take...
Woodland High School Career and Guidance Specialist selected as ESD 112's 2017 Regional Classified Employee of the Year
Educational Service District 112 selected Woodland High School's Career and College Guidance Specialist, Mary Ann Sturdivan, as the 2017 Regional Classified Employee of...
Woodland Middle School offers innovative after-school club for girls to promote self-confidence and physical activity
Two teachers at Woodland Middle School started a new after-school club for girls to talk about the issues they face in middle school and to get some exercise along the...
Woodland Middle School receives inaugural grant from Port of Woodland to develop STEAM robotics curriculum
Woodland Middle School received 7,000 from the Capital Community Development Project CCDP grant awarded by the Port of Woodland to purchase 18 LEGO robotics kits for use...
Woodland High School hosts nearly 300 students from 22 schools competing in the FBLA Winter Conference
Nearly 300 students gathered at Woodland High School for the Future Business Leaders FBLA of America Winter Conference where student teams from 22 schools in Southwest...
Kindergarten Registration begins Monday, March 6!
Do you have a new student entering Kindergarten this fall? Kindergarten registration begins Monday, March 6! Enrollment packets for Woodland Primary School and Yale...
Woodland Public Schools starting community task force to connect families in need with resources
Woodland Public Schools introduces "Our Kids, Our Business," a community task force dedicated to addressing the needs of under-resourced families and students in the...
Woodland Public Schools Superintendent helps construct school in Dominican Republic
Woodland Public Schools Superintendent Michael Green traveled to the Dominican Republic to help construct a school along with 50 other educators and administrators from...
Letter from Superintendent about Making Up Snow Days
Dear Woodland Families: We have received a number of questions regarding the impact of nine days of weather related school closures on the 2016-2017 school calendar. ...
Thank you for your support, Woodland!
Dear Woodland patrons, I want to personally thank the community of Woodland for demonstrating their support for public education and our excellent schools by passing the...
A small group of Woodland High School students uses Instagram to promote individuality and combat cyber-bullying
Earlier this school year, a mysterious Instagram account appeared created with the mission to combat cyber-bullying. Each day, the account spotlights a different...
Buy your tickets now to the 5th Annual Taste of Jazz event on Thursday, February 23, 2017
Does a night of excellent music and delicious dessert sound like fun? Support Woodland High School students by buying tickets to the 5th Annual Taste of Jazz event held...
Woodland High School SkillsUSA team organizes record food drive, creates recipe book for the Woodland Action Center
This year, the Woodland High School SkillsUSA team organized a food drive for the Woodland Action Center food bank raising a record 850 items. In addition to helping...
The Staff of Woodland Public Schools recognizes their dedicated Board of Directors
In celebration of School Board Recognition Month, the administrative team of Woodland Public Schools presented their Board of Directors with special certificates and a...
Woodland Public Schools' plan for snow make-up days
Dear Woodland Parents, Guardians, and Community Members: What an epic winter season we are having! We are glad our children enjoyed the snow, but also recognize the...
Elementary students learn how to take on leadership roles and develop self-confidence
The students at Woodland Intermediate School learn to become effective leaders and learners in a new class taught by Stacia Aschoff and developed by the school staff to...
Students present the history of Nintendo and YouTube to learn public speaking and research skills
Eighth graders at Woodland Middle School learn how to research effectively and develop public speaking skills by selecting exciting topics to present to their class with...
Parents of Woodland Public Schools students can now track their student's bus location in real-time
KWRL, the transportation cooperative serving Woodland Public Schools, is proud to introduce live Global Positioning System GPS tracking for the bus routes serving...
Woodland students learn about economics and the global marketplace through the Junior Achievement Program
Woodland students learn about economics, the global marketplace, cultural differences, and preparing for their own financial futures through an innovative program called...
Woodland Ceramic Club's Empty Bowls event raises nearly $3,000 to help combat hunger
The Woodland Ceramic Club hosted an Empty Bowls fundraiser dinner on December 1, 2016 raising more than 2,775. 00 for the Woodland Action Center, a foodbank based in...
Woodland Public Schools to seek Replacement Operations and Maintenance Levy in February 2017
The existing three-year Operations and Maintenance Levy for Woodland Public Schools expires next year. In order to maintain existing high-quality school services and...
Police and Fire Officers visit Woodland Primary School to educate students and show the friendly face of first responders
The Woodland Police Department and Cowlitz County Fire Department visited Woodland Primary School to discuss safety, the importance of knowing personal identification,...
Woodland High School's drama students prepare for their production of "Our Town" with their new director
Woodland High School's drama students are preparing to put on their production of "Our Town," the first performance directed by the school's new drama director, with...
Woodland's third graders enjoy fine food while learning proper table etiquette
Third graders at Woodland Intermediate School learned proper table manners and how to use a full set of dining utensils while enjoying a five-course meal during the...
Woodland students learn computer coding to help them solve complex math problems
Students in Nate Alanko's math classes at Woodland Middle School learn how to solve complex mathematical formulas by programming computer to help them. Middle school...
Innovative Heroes of Myths and Legends course challenges students' modern perspectives by studying ancient mythology
Seniors at Woodland High School can take an innovative new elective, the Heroes of Myths and Legends, to learn about ancient mythology, and use the skills they develop...
Flexible seating options help third graders sit, stand, or lie down in order to learn more effectively
Third graders at Woodland Intermediate School are taking a stand or lying on the carpet, wobbling on wobble stools, or bouncing on yoga balls all in an effort to help...
Horticulture students at Woodland Middle School learn how to grow plants without soil
Woodland Middle School seventh and eighth graders in Horticulture class learn to grow herbs, vegetables, and other plants hydroponically, without the use of soil, in...
Volunteer musicians help pep up the Woodland High School Pep Band
Community members and students not currently enrolled in band classes volunteer to help fill out the sound in Woodland High School's Pep Band by playing during football...
Woodland Middle School's Lunch and Lockers Event helps ease students into the school year
Before the beginning of each school year, new and returning students at Woodland Middle School attend a special orientation and kickoff event called Lunch and Lockers...
Woodland Public Schools prepares for the school year with new programs and services
As another school year begins, Woodland Public Schools look forward to continued success in student learning as faculty and staff continue to refine their use of quality...
The First Day of School for Woodland Public Schools is Wednesday, August 31, 2016
The first day of school for Woodland Public Schools is Wednesday, August 31, so this week's Woodland Schools Weekly comes packed with tips to make sure students, parents...
Woodland Public Schools water testing results reveal clean water at all schools
Woodland Public Schools received the results from water testing performed at all of its schools. Results of district water testing for lead found the water to be safe in...
Kids eat free this summer with the United Way meal program!
Kids ages 18 and younger can receive free meals at schools, parks, community ceneters, and more thanks to the United Way's Live United Program. Click this image for a...
Woodland elementary students learn water, fire, and car safety from the experts
Students at Woodland Primary School learned a variety of safety lessons from Cowlitz County safety professionals during a two-day visit on May 20-21, 2016. Students at...
What do state assessments mean for Woodland's schools and students?
This spring, our students are once again participating in state-mandated standardized tests. The results of these assessments provide our teachers and administrators...
Nominate an employee to be considered for an Employee Excellence Award!
Woodland Public Schools invites its employees and the entire Woodland community to nominate employees to receive Employee Excellence Awards. The Excellence Award...
Woodland Public Schools introduces innovative techniques to make recess socially-inclusive and supportive for all students
Woodland's Primary and Intermediate Schools received specialized training to make recess fun, safe, energetic, and supportive to a healthy student culture for all kids. ...
Woodland elementary students receive free books to motivate and inspire a love for reading
Woodland Public Schools provides free books to K-4 students through the Reading is Fundamental Program to encourage and motivate younger students to discover their love...
Judith Lute wins January 2016 Sodexo Experience Award
Judith Lute, one of Woodland's Sodexo employees, deserves special recognition for winning the January 2016 Sodexo Experience Winner award this month. During lunchtime at...
New changes to Woodland's Elementary Schools
Beginning January 4, 2016, Dr. Juliann McCarthy will be Interim Principal of Woodland Primary School and Steven Carney will be Principal of Woodland Intermediate School...
K-1 Christmas Program
The Christmas Program for our students in grades K-1 will be next Monday, December 14th. We will have two performances, the first at 10:15am and the second at 2:00pm...
Winter Break
Friday, December 18th will be our last day of school before Winter Break. School will be normal hours this day. We will return to school on Monday, January 4th at our...
Thanksgiving Break

We will have no school Wednesday, November 25 - Friday, November 27 to celebrate Thanksgiving.  Enjoy your holiday!

Veteran's Day Assembly
All Veteran's Weclome!! On Tuesday, November 10th our students at our 2-4 campus will be hosting Veteran's Day assemblies. Grade 3 will host 8:45 - 9:15am, grade 4 will...
Early Release & Conferences
Conferences will be held October 27 - 30 at both the Pk-1 and 2-4 campuses. If you have not scheduled a conference with your student's teacher please call the office to...
Open House & Book Fairs
Join us for Open House and check out the Book Fair! Open house for PK-1 will be 929 from 5-7pm. 2-4 will be 101 from 5-7pm. Enjoy hot dogs and the book fair from 5-6...
Welcome Kindergarten Students and Families
Welcome Kindergarten Families! We look forward to partnering with you and your child as they start their learning journey through the Woodland K-12 education system. ...
Drop in \ Drop off
Reminder!Pre-K-4 Drop in Drop off Tomorrow, Tuesday, September 8, 2015Grades PreK-1Primary School from 2:00 p. m. to 3:00 p. m. Grades 2-4 Intermediate School from 1:00...
Welcome Kindergarten Families
Welcome Kindergarten Families to Woodland Primary! The upcoming school year will be an exciting one for you and your family as you enter full-time Kindergarten. A packet...
Woodland Public Schools to reconfigure elementary schools to create consistent student expectations and culture
Starting this fall, Woodland Public Schools will reconfigure two of its elementary schools, the Woodland Primary School and Woodland Intermediate School, to create a...
Office Closed June 29 - August 21

Our office is closed for the summer and will reopen on August 24th.  Enjoy your summer!

School Office Closing June 26th

The school office will be open until June 26th.  We wil reopen on August 24th.  Enjoy your summer!

Limited Office Hours
Due to remodeling of the school office we will be running on limited access to the public through June 26th. Should you need to pick up your student's medicaiton or...
End of the year!

Field Day will be Thursday, June 18th from 9am - 11am.  Last day of school will be Friday, June 19th.  School will release at 12:00pm both days.

Volunteer for Field Day 6/18!
Field Day for WPS will be Thursday, June 18. We need volunteers! Please contact the WPS office if you would be willing to coordinate Field Day or run a station, 360-...
No School Friday, May 22nd

There is no school on Friday, May 22nd.  It was a day reserved as a snow make up day, however, as there were no cancelled days we will enjoy the day off.

No School Friday, March 27

There is no school on Friday, March 27th.  It was a day reserved as a snow make up day, however, as there were no cancelled days we will enjoy the day off.

Smarter Balanced Assessment Parent Info Night
Please join us for a 3rd grade parent information night where we will explain the new Smarter Balanced Assessment replacing the MSP. March 10th 17th at 5:30 in the...
Kindergarten Registration
March 16th - 26th we will be enrolling kindergartners for the 2015-2016 school year. Please pick up an enrollment packet in the Primary School office, 8:00am - 3:30pm...
Dr. Seuss Day is March 2nd!

Monday, March 2nd is Dr. Seuss Day/Read Across America Day!  Our students are invited to wear pajamas and bring their favorite book to share with the class!

No School 2/13 & 2/16

There will be no school Friday, 2/13 and Monday, 2/16.  Enjoy your long weekend!

Join us for Math Night 2/10
Grades K-6th, Tuesday, February 10th, 5:30 - 7:30 at Woodland Intermediate School. Parents and community members are invited to join the Woodland School District in an...
No School Friday, January 30

Friday, January 30th is our semester break.  There will be no school on this day.

No School Monday, January 19

In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day there will be no school on Monday, January 19th.  See you all on Tuesday!

Parent Math Night Dec. 2nd
Parents and community members are invited to join theWoodland School District in an evening of thinking aboutmathematics and the Washington State Math StandardsCommon...
Annual Holiday Program
Our annual holiday program will take place in our gym on December 15th. There will be two performances. If your students last name begins with A-M please come at 9:...
Please plan to attend our annual Veterans Day AssemblyMonday, Nov. 10th at 10:00 a. m. WPS students have been working very hard preparing for this special event!...
Parent/Teacher Conferences
ParentTeacher ConferencesOctober 28 - 31, 2014 The parent-teacher conference provides an opportunity to have uninterrupted time to collaborate with your child's teacher...
Reminder: Late Start Monday
REMINDER: On Monday, September 8, 2014 Woodland Primary School will begin our regular Late Start Mondays. Every Monday, school will start at 9:45 am. Woodland Primary...
Coffee, Tea, and Tissues
Coffee, Tea, and Tissues On Monday, September 8, 2015, 9:45 a. m. to 10:30 a. m. Hosted by the Woodland PTSA Drop off your kindergartner and come to the school...
Dear Woodland Primary School Parents...from the Superintendent
March 12, 2014 Dear Woodland Primary School Parents, We hold the safety and welfare of your children as our highest priority. To that end, when there is information of...
Kindergarten Registration Begins March 10th
Parents looking to enroll Kindergartners for the upcoming school year can begin picking up registration folders on March 10th! Along with your completed Registration...
Father Daughter "Royal Ball"

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Woodland Primary Gym, 6-9pm

$10 per Father (Daughters free)

go to for more info

Snowflake Bazaar

The 30th Annual Snowflake Bazaar

Saturday, November 22nd

10:00 - 4:00 WPS Gym

VETERANS DAY PARADE AT FORT VANCOUVER. If you're looking to watch a great Veterans Day parade, check out Fort Vancouver's annual event this Saturday, November 9th from...
Daylight Savings Time Ends November 3rd.

Don't forget to turn back your clocks Saturday, November 3rd to adjust for Standard Time.

Dogs Pies and Books
Don't Miss DogsPies AND Books! 1. 50 Per Person5. 00 Family Thursday, September 26 DinnerDessert: 5:00-6:30 Classroom Visits: 6:00-7:00 Visit our BOOKS throughout! Please...
PTSA Meeting

 The Final PTSA meeting of the Year

Will be on June 5th @ 6:00 at WIS in the Libraray.



Mark Your Calendars!

Mark your Calendars….
Monday, JUNE 10th
School will start at 8:30

MSP Testing

3rd Grade MSP Testing….

Tuesday, May 7th

& Wednesday, May 8th


Parents, please have your 3rd grader at school

on time and ready to go!


Parent Input Forms
Parent Input Forms Each spring one of the responsibilities of our staff is the placement of students into classrooms for the upcoming school year. Many factors are...
Important!! Evening Conference Change

There has been a change with our Evening Conferences...
Evening Conferences are on Thursday, March 28th NOT Wednesday, March 27th.

13-14 Kindergarten Registration
Kindergarten Registration for the Upcoming 2013-2014 School Year Continues!! Please stop by the office and pick up your KG packet. Things you MUST bring with you are...
Parent Safety Procedure Letter
Dear WPS Parents: I write to thank you so much for respecting and supporting our increased safety focus around school. So much of what we are doing to insure safety can...