Each year, 5th graders from Chautauqua attend Waskowitz Outdoor School for 4 days. This environmental education experience east of North Bend includes academic, social, and independent growth in the safety of a school environment. Teachers and students investigate the outdoors, hike, meet and mingle with other schools, and enjoy a learning experience in the foothills of the Cascades.This year all 5th grade classes will attend at the same time from Tuesday, May 28th through Friday, May 31st.Forms:
- Waskowitz Permission Form (Highline) - Required
- Medication Form - Required if ANY (including Over the Counter medications) are to be sent with your child
- Waskowitz Sweatshirt Order Form - Optional, checks are payable to HIGHLINE
Payment:The Vashon Island School District is subsidizing the cost of Waskowitz and the parent contribution will be $100. You can pay this in our office with cash, check or credit or by credit online (additional fee applies). When paying online, use the same username and password you use to log in to Skyward Family Access. Contact our office with any questions.Scholarships are made available to families qualifying for Free/Reduced Lunch and others as funds are available. Please return your request form to the office no later than Friday, May 10th for processing.