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Washington Middle School

2300 East Jackson Street
Springfield, IL 62703

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DRESS CODE 2021-2022

- NAVY BLUE, BLACK, KHAKI (LIGHT TAN) or GRAY color pants ONLY. No leggings , jeggings or denim of any kind.

- Solid Color polo-style shirts with no emblems (bigger than your thumb).

- Tying of the shirt and student writing on shirts are NOT permitted

- Solid colored shirts or tank tops may be worn under the polo

- Layering with any SOLID colored, CREW neck or V neck sweatshirt without buttons or zippers is permitted. As with the polo's, one emblem not bigger than your thumb.

- Crew neck Spirit shirts (With WMS logo) are permitted any day of the week and can NOT be modified in style or student writing.

- Jeans Day Attire: Jeans or WMS athletic gear MAY be worn on specified Jeans Day. No other non-district approved attire may be worn and all other SPS District 186 dress code rules apply.

- If you aren't sure, ask us before you buy!


Out of Uniform Day Attire:

For a more detailed description of acceptable wear for Out of Uniform apparel, please consult Springfield District 186’s websitehttp://www.sps186.org/about/policy/?p=22093

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School Supply List 2021-2022

Required Contents:

- Good quality zip 3-ring binder

- 7 subject dividers OR folders

- Zipper pouch to store supplies (3-hole punched)

- 2 or more pens

- 2 or more pencils

- Notebook paper or notebooks

- Earbuds (that stay in the binder/supply pouch)

- Agenda (must buy from the office - will be available for $5)

- 1 or more colored highlighters

- SSR book

Suggested Contents:

- Resealable plastic bag for SSR book

- Calculator

- Ruler

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Yearbooks Still Available

We have the following yearbooks available for purchase at a discounted rated:








Please contact Bridget Schaefer (bschaefe@sps186.org) if you are interested.


Students are not allowed to HAVE a cell phone in their possession during the school day.

Random Classroom Wandings/Searches

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Reading Competition

Photos 4 days ago WMS readers have been in competition with each other. The winners get to hear from a guest reader for their Friday SSR. Security team members, Mr. White and Mr. Gerard, have been the most popu

Face to F.A.C.E. meeting

News Nov 22 THURSDAY, December 2, 2021, 6:00-7:30pm.   All District 186 families and community are invited! Please make sure you register for the event using the registration link. Registration Link: https://forms.gle/X5FB2a9fzcrbeffF9 Zoom Link: https:/

WMS 7/8 Girls Basketball Schedule Update

News Oct 25 The 7th and 8th grade girls basektball game for tonight in Lincoln, IL has been canceled as well as the game tomorrow 10/26 in Jacksonville. 

August/ September Students of the Month

Photos Oct 18 Congratulations to the WMS students of the month for August and September! Keep you your good work!

WMS/Iles 7/8 Boys Basketball Tryout Information

News Oct 18 7th Grade Boys Basketball tryouts for WMS/Iles students will be on 10/18 from 4:00 - 6:00 at WMS....

10/13 WMS/Iles 7/8 Girls Basketball Game

News Oct 13 Tonight's basketball game has been relocated from Little Flower to St. Aloysius 2000 East Sangamon Ave. The 7th grade game will begin at 6pm and the 8th grade game will follow.

WMS/Iles 7/8 Boys Basketball Open Gym

News Oct 4 There will be an open gyms for 7th and 8th grade boys who attend Washington or Iles on 10/5 and 10/7 at WMS from 4:00 - 6:00. Please make arrangements for your own transportation, bring a mask and personal water bottle.

9/20 WMS/Iles 6th Grade Boys Basketball Practice Canceled

News Sep 20 The sixth grade boys basketball practice for tonight 9/20 has been rescheduled for tomorrow 9/21 from 4:00 - 6:00pm. Please make arrangements for your own transportation, bring a mask and a personal water bottle.

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