Superintendent Position Announcement
Auburn-Washburn is accepting applications for the position of Superintendent of Schools for the
2015 - 2016 school year.
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Canned Food Drive
The Junior Blues Chapter of National Honor Society would like to invite all
fans to participate in a Halloween canned food drive in support of the Topeka
Rescue Mission. Please bring a few cans to the game on Halloween night when
the WRHS football team hosts Manhattan. This is part of a school-wide effort
to provide resources to those in the community who need it most. Your
generosity and support are greatly appreciated.
Coach Bordewick, WRHS Volleyball Team & Coach Shuffelberger, Mens' Cross Country Team
Congratulations to the Washburn Rural High School volleyball team and mens' cross country team
for each qualifying to compete in the 6A State Events! The volleyball team will be in action
at 9:30 AM, 10:30 AM, and 12:30 PM on Friday, October 31 at Kansas ExpoCentre. The mens' cross
country team will run at 10:30 AM Friday, October 31 at Rim Rock in Lawrence.
In support of our teams, high school students will be able to attend these events with parent
permission. Click the links below for more information:
In order to help students complete assessments, projects, and assignments, the English
and Math departments will each staff a room for after-school assistance.
English Lab Times
- Days: Mondays and Thursdays
- Time: 3:00 - 4:15 PM
- Room: Computer Lab C - Media Center/Library
Math Lab Times
- Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
- Time: 3:10 - 4:10 PM
- Room: Computer Lab D - Media Center/Library
Students are welcome to freely attend labs of their choosing for additional assistance
outside their regular class times. Additionally, teachers may contact parents and suggest
students attend one or more labs.
Please contact your student's English or math teacher if you have questions about these programs.
FFA Team Headed to Nationals
On October 28, a group from Washburn Rural High School left for the FFA National
Convention in Louisville, Kentucky. While at the convention, a WRHS team participated in
the Sales and Service competition. Only the top winner from each state competes, and WRHS
beat out 50 Kansas teams to advance to the Nationals. The team competed in different areas
including an individual sale, a team sale, and an information test. The team includes Luke
Garrett, Mike Riggin, John Garrett, and Dalton Davis.
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standards in education, and prepares students for success in college and beyond.
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