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Washington County School District
121 West Tabernacle
St. George, UT, 84770
Hours: 7AM–4PM Monday/Friday
Phone: (435) 673-3553

Website: https://www.washk12.org/

Washington County School District

Washington County School District is a school district headquartered in St. George, Utah, United States, with approximately 30,000 students enrolled as of November 2016. The district serves students in Washington County southern Utah.

District Profile: 54 schools, including seven preschools, 25 elementary schools, six intermediate schools, six middle schools, seven high schools, one post-high school, and two virtual schools.

The student population is 80% white, 13% Hispanic, 2% Native American, and 2% Pacific Islander; 43% of students qualify for free and reduced-price lunch, 6% are English Language Learners, and 3.5% are homeless.

Mission: "Improve Student Achievement"

Purpose: Ensure high levels of learning for EVERY student.

Values: The WCSD supports full implementation of Professional Learning Communities (PLC).

Goals

  • Improve academic achievement in English Language Arts.
  • Improve academic achievement in mathematics.
  • Continue to enhance parental involvement and improve parent/school communication.
  • Continue implementation of Professional Learning Communities (PLC) to include response to interventions K-12, to include at-risk and high achievers.
  • Increase graduation rates.