Community

Just for Grandparents

Join us for Annie Wright Schools’ annual Preschool to Grade 8 Grandparents' & Special Friends Day on Friday, December 20, 2019.
 
Preschool & Kindergarten | 8:30 – 9:45 am
Lessons & Carols in the Chapel and a visit your grandchild’s classroom for activities and treats
 
Grades 1-5 | 9:45 – 11:15 am
Lessons & Carols in the Chapel and a visit your grandchild’s classroom for activities and treats
 
Grades 6-8 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Holiday Sing-a-Long in the Great Hall
 
No RSVP is necessary, and you are welcome to leave with your grandchild when programming concludes.

You are a Special Part of Our Community

If your grandchildren are former, present or future Annie Wright students, you are a valued member of our strong community. There are many ways to get involved. Here are a few ideas:

Come to Grandparents' Day!
Visit your grandchildren at school during a special day in your honor every year in December, right before the winter holiday.

Come visit or a
ttend an event. See the calendar in the blue box.

Invest in your grandchild's education by supporting your choice of arts, athletics, scholarships or teachers. Learn more here.

Update your contact information. Receive invitations, updates and news of your grandchild's experience at Annie Wright. Click here to update your information.

We would love to hear from you!

Please contact Grace Finch at grace_finch@aw.org or 253.284.8604 with any questions or to schedule a tour. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!
EVENTS OPEN TO GRANDPARENTS: 2019-20

December
Winter Play & Music Recitals
Preschool – Grade 8 Grandparents’ & Special Friends Day
Lessons & Carols Services
 
January
Lower School Bingo Night
Grade 3 – Animal Adaptations
Grade 5 – Film Festival
 
February
Winter Musical
Grade 1 Solar System Showcase
Grade 5 Entrepreneurs
 
March
Grade 2 Egg Drop
Grade 4 Living History Museum
 
April
Spring Play
Annie Writers’ & Artists’ Tea
Grade 2 Air Show
 
May
Spring Music Recitals & Concert
Grade 3 Travel Fair
Grade 4 Spanish Plays
Middle School Milk Boat Regatta
Upper School One Act Festival
May Day and Commencement
 
June
Lower School Field Day
Preschool 4/5 Showcase
Grade 4 Design Fair
Grade 5 Exhibition
Grade 6 Rube Goldberg Presentation
Grade 8 Community Project Presentation
Lower & Middle School Closing Ceremonies & Grade 8 Recognition Chapel
GRAND MATCH GRATITUDE
In the first "Grand Match," grandparents provided a matching fund of $18,000 to support the 2019 Auction Fund-A-Need, Space to Play, which inspired others to give, raising a total of nearly $175,000. Thank you for helping to provide your grandchildren with a magical play space.

Contact

Annie Wright Schools
827 North Tacoma Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98403
253.272.2216

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Founded in Tacoma, Washington, in 1884, Annie Wright Schools serve students from age three through high school. Annie Wright Lower  and Middle Schools offer co-ed programs in Preschool through Grade 8, while separate Upper Schools for girls  and boys offer day and boarding options in Grades 9 through 12. Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School.