New Kent High School football players came to greet our GWES students
Students created Aliens for a planet and had to describe the adaptations.
Ms. Mistr's 1st grade class spent time mentoring Ms. Sartain's Kindergarten class on Chromebooks.
In the Library, students are celebrating Digital Learning Day (Feb. 23rd) all week. 2nd and 3rd grade are learning about the Ozobot robot.
Our students had a great time at their Odyssey of the Mind competition!
Mrs. Moffett's GWES class & Mrs. Sligh's NKES class had a great time using Google Hangout to discuss Virginia Reader's Choice books.
GWES 5th grade Art Club participants spent time making beautiful murals.
Welcome to the George W. Watkins Elementary School family! On behalf of the faculty and staff we encourage you to become an active member of our school family and PTO. At Watkins Elementary we are dedicated to providing a quality education through a challenging academic program customized to meet the needs of each child. We are committed to growth in technology instruction, and we work hard to promote positive and strong school citizenship.
We do these things and more with your help. We are grateful for the countless hours of volunteer work and extensive financial support from our parents and PTO. The role you play each day at home, encouraging your child, ensuring homework is done, supporting our mission, speaks volumes to your child. We are excited for every new school year to begin.
The school day at GWES starts each morning with the Pledge of Allegiance at 8:55 a.m. and ends with bus dismissal at 3:45 p.m.
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