Sunday, October 21, 2018
District Office Hours: 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.   |   District Phone: (509) 337-6301

District Office

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Cardinal Callings

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District Information

Waitsburg School District will use Danielson's Framework for Teaching to guide instructional practices and the AWSP Leadership Framework to guide leadership practices.

Dr. Jon R. Mishra ADA Coordinator, Compliance Coordinator for State Law (RCW 28A.640/28A.642)
Waitsburg School District - 184 Academy, Waitsburg, WA 99361
509-337-6301 – Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Mrs. Stephanie Wooderchak, EdS, MEd, Title IX Officer
Waitsburg High School, 405 Coppei Ave, Waitsburg, WA 99361
509-337-6351 – Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mrs. Becky Dunn, Affirmative Action Officer
509-337-6301 - Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mrs. Rosy Nechodom, Homeless and Foster Care Liaison and Section 504 Coordinator
509-337-6461 - Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Annual Notifications

Staff Directory

STAFF DIRECTORY

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Abel, Nicole High School Agriculture Education This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Alexenko, Larry Grounds Maintenance This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Alleman, Liz Paraeducator This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Ball, Heather MS ELA, Social Studies This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bickelhaupt, Nancy High School Family Consumer Science This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bohlman, Tamera Cardials Nest  
Carlson, Bailey 5th Grade Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Carpenter, Kathy The Cardinal's Nest Supervisor (After School Program) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Christensen, Dr. Ben K-12  Special Education This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Coulston, Deanna Fourth Grade Teacher, Music/Fitness Supervisor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Dill, Mike Facilities Maintenance Technician This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Dunn, Becky Business Manager/Human Resources Office This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Elder, Matt High School Social Studies This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Gales-Alexenko, Pam Bus Driver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Groom, Roseann High School English (11-12)/LA 7/Theatre Arts This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hamann, Vickie Middle School Administrative Assistant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Henze, Linda District/Elementary Administrative Assistant lThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hinchliffe, Stephanie First Grade Teacher

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Huwe, Karen Paraprofessional This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Jadin, Tabitha Third Grade Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Keitges, Christina Bus Driver This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Kiefel, Gabe HS Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lanning, Marci Jo WSD Pre-School Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Larsen, Troy Athletics Supervisor, HS Football Coach  
LaRue, Daniel Custodian This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Leahy, Garrett Sixth Grade This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Leid, Jim High School/Middle School Math This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Leid, Liv High School English (9-10)/LA 8 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Maiuri, Marc Fitness (3-12) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Martin, L. Maddie Science (6-8)/Math (7-8) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mishra, Dr. Jon ES Principal/Superintendent This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mohney, Colter Facilities/Transportation/Maintenance Supervisor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Montgomery, Eleanora Paraeducator/Music/Fitness Instructor (3-4) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Nechodom, Rosie School Counselor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Nichols, Dawn Special Education Paraprofessional This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Nolan-Beasley, Pam Kindergarten Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Parr, Wenda Second Grade Teacher This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Pomerinke, Shelby Grades 1-12 Music This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Somers-Schirm, Kathy Paraeducator/Music/Fitness Instructor (K-2) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Suchodolski, Rick Custodian This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Vawter, Bitsey Food Service Assistant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
White, Carol Library/Paraprofessional This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Wildey, Susan Food Services Supervisor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Winnett, Denise High School Administrative Assistant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Wooderchak, Stephanie Secondary Principal (6-12)/HS Athletic Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Upcoming Events And Information

 Cardinal Callings

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Letter to the Community

2018-2019  District Calendar

Meals Menu

Cardinals' Nest

Camp Wooten 2018


Thursday, October 18, 2018 Board Meeting Summary: Click Here

OPEN HOUSE/TOUR AND FIELD HOUSE DEDICATION
     Waitsburg School District’s recently-transformed kitchen sparkles in appearance, performance, and capacity. The kitchen was officially introduced to the public October 19 with an Open House from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. 
     District personnel conducted the dedication ceremony for the Kenneth M. Zuger Field House at 4:30 p.m. also on October 19.
     District officials say a huge thank you to our community for their support for this project and all the projects including HVAC in the elementary building, Preston Hall, and the high school, and the new construction of the field house. We hope that the community can join us in being proud of the work that’s been done for the benefit of our students, staff, and community! 

Winter Sports Information Night
Sunday, October 21
7:00 p.m. in the Dayton High School Auditorium
For HS boys and girls basketball, MS boys basketball, basketball cheerleaders

Parents of Preston Hall Middle School and Waitsburg High School students – your student will be asked to take the Healthy Youth Survey in early November.  This is a survey that is administrated to Waitsburg students grades 6-12 yearly.  Information about this survey is provided in the attached link.  Please contact Stephanie Wooderchak at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 509-337-6351 if you are concerned about this survey and/or if you would like your child to excused from taking this survey
Click Here for Information Document

The next School Board meeting is Monday, November 19.  The meeting begins at 6pm, Agenda: TBA


Please see request from our ECEAP Pre-School:

We are looking to hire substitutes for our Waitsburg-Prescott and Touchet locations to use on an on call basis.

https://educationalservice123.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=249

D/W Fall Practice Schedule:

Please click here to access D/W Fall Practice Schedule.

Current D/W Coaching Vacancies:

HS Girls Head Basketball
HS Boys Assistant Basketball
HS Girls Assistant Basketball
MS Girls Head Basketball 
MS Baseball Head Coach
MS Boys Basketball Assistant Coach
MS Girls Basketball Assistant Coach

Proposed salary for High School Head Coach range from $4,017 to $5,843 per season. 
Proposed salary for Middle School Head Coach range from $1,826 to $3,652 per season.
Placement on salary schedule is dependent on experience.
Click here to access the proposed salary schedule


Please click here for application instructions.

The Waitsburg School District School Board adopted the district’s Vision statements at its February 14, 2018 meeting.
This mission statement was a collaborative effort between the Board and the staff.

The adopted Vision statement is:

CHALLENGE · ENGAGE · INSPIRE
THE POWER OF LEARNING

Bond Project Update
Please link to our Facebook page for current information. Click on the word Facebook to access the page. 

Very exciting to see things progressing with the Bond Projects

All meetings are open to the public. 

Combine News: Our Next Combine meeting is Monday, October 22 in the Waitsburg Elementary library. It starts at 6:30pm. 

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS:

CERTIFICATED
No Positions open at this time
Please Click here to be directed to the employment page. 
Postions are Open Until Filled.

Waitsburg School District has an immediate opening for a full-time regular route bus driver.

Minimum qualifications:

Class B CDL, air brake restriction lifted, student endorsement, passenger endorsement.  Training may be available.

For application materials and position information please contact Colter Mohney at (509) 337-6301 ext. 3400.

Positions are open until filled.

Waitsburg School District has immediate openings for substitute teachers, substitute classroom para-educators, substitute custodians, substitute school bus drivers and substitute food service assistants.

For application materials please contact the District Office at (509) 337-6301.

Waitsburg School District is an E.O.E.

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184 Academy Street, PO Box 217, Waitsburg, WA 99361, 509-337-6301

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION: The Waitsburg School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities
on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity,
disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.