Washington Elementary School

The much anticipated, newly remodeled Washington Elementary School is complete. Explore the newly remodeled Washington Elementary School and listen to alumni and staff talk about the historic school's transformation. [Video: New school meets old]
 
Washington students, staff, parents and community members celebrated the new school Sept. 3 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony before students entered the building for the first time to meet their teachers in the remodeled school. View the slideshow from the first day of school.
 
In the fall of 2013, Washington-Hoyt students and staff members moved to the former Hunt Middle School site to make way for construction of the remodeled school building.
 
With Washington Elementary School being the smallest site in the Tacoma School District, it was critical that every square inch was used to its maximum potential. Every detail of the design was purposeful to respect the characteristic features that make the historic exterior cherished within the community.