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Welcome to New Washington Elementary!

Welcome to New Washington Elementary!

Our unique, small school community sets us apart from many schools. This community allows us to really get to know each of our students and their families, helping us work as a team to ensure the success of each and every child.

In addition to our challenging academic curriculum, we offer many opportunities for students to discover new interests, such as an academic team, art club, archery, basketball and more.

Learn more about our amazing school by checking out the links below or contact us today!

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the school's hours?

Doors open: 8:05 a.m.

School begins: 8:25 a.m.

School ends: 3:05 p.m.

Office hours: 7:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.


I don't live in New Washington. Can my child still attend?

If you live in Indiana, your child can attend New Washington Elementary! Call our school for more information at (812) 293-3331.

How do I report a student absence?

A phone call from a parent or guardian to the school office prior to 10:00 a.m. is required for any absences, tardiness, or schedule changes. A voice mail message may be left on the general mailbox 24 hours per day by calling (812) 288-4858.

How do I sign up for transportation?

Steps to receive transportation

  1. Please make sure your child is registered in Powerschool at the school level.  No students are allowed to ride unless the info in PS is correct. Write the student ID down in a safe place.
  2. Check here or download the Ride360 app to see if your child is assigned to a bus. If the address and stop is correct, you are finished.  If the info is incorrect or there is no info available, please fill out a transportation form located here.
  3.  After you have filled out the request form, go back to the Ride360 website or app to see updated route information. (updated route info may take up to 3 business days.)

There are several advantages to downloading the Ride360 app to access bus route info. Not only will it provide you with the bus information but you can live track the school bus your child is assigned to within the app. The transportation department utilizes the app to communicate with parents regarding bus changes/time changes. (When you are setting up the app for the first time, it will ask for the school your child attends. Please type in Greater Clark County Schools.)

For more information on our Department of Transportation, click here.

Do you offer before and after school childcare?

Greater Clark County Schools has partnered with Youthlink to provide before and after-school childcare for New Washington Elementary students. To learn more about Youthlink or to register your child, please contact Youthlink at

How much are meals?

For more information on our Department of Food Services, click here.

Where are you located?

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