The Surveyor

Washington Walkout

May 20, 2019

Around 1:20 a.m. on Sat., May 18, two former Cedar Rapids Washington students were shot and killed in the parking lot of Iowa Smoke shop on the southwest side. There were a total of four victims,  with two victims currently...

Home Wi-Fi access for 1 million students

Jared Barger, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2019

The Cedar Rapids Community School District (CRCSD) is providing a Google Chromebook to every student for academic, and personal (let's be honest) use during the 2019-2020 school year. It will eliminate the use of paper and make...

Wrestling Studs

Jared Barger, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2019

University of Iowa freshman, Washington Alum class of 2018, and wrestler Will Foreman made his mark here during his 4 years. Foreman set a school record for the most wins during his career. He finished his quest during his senior...


Lindsay Gordon, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2019

Our junior-varsity show choir, Celebration, definitely celebrated good times during their 2019 competition season. With a show composed of songs “Souled Out,” “Start Tomorrow Tonight”, “Once Upon A Time”, “Fake Your Wa...

Bye Bye Buck

Bye Bye Buck

April 29, 2019

The Washington Steppers

Jessie Koozer

April 19, 2019

The crowd goes crazy when the Wash step team comes out during assemblies. Stepping, an African dance where the body is used as an instrument, has been on and off since the late 1990s and was recently brought back in 2017. The...

Spread the Word to End the Word.

Jaydin McMickle, Co-Opinions Editor

March 7, 2019

On March 6th, Washington high school students were to pledge to "End the Word". The pledge includes not using the "R" word in discriminatory ways towards students with special needs. At Washington alone we have 14 classrooms and 15 teachers dedicated to those students. ...

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