Dear Parents/Guardians,

On behalf of the entire faculty and staff I would like to welcome you to Washington Middle School. We are a vibrant learning community of sixth, seventh and eighth grade students. It is our pleasure to work with your children to ensure that they reach their academic, physical and social potential.

Please feel free to contact the school if you have any questions or would like to volunteer your time to become involved in Washington Middle School activities.

Warm regards,

Michael Landy



Washington Middle School 

1 North Fifth Street,
Harrison, New Jersey 07029

Phone: 973-483-2285

Fax: 973-482-3625

School Hours

 Regular Schedule Days

8:20 - 3:05

Single Session Days   

 8:20 - 1:11 

Delayed Opening Days

10:00 - 3:05 

Code of Student Conduct 


WMS Newspaper

Spring 2017 Issue

Please help by sending in the following items: 
Drink Pouches
Candy Wrappers
Cookie Packaging
Chip Bags
Clif Bar Wrappers
Empty Tape Dispensers and Rolls
Used Pens, Pencils, Markers, etc
Empty Glue Containers
Empty Toothpaste Tubes and Packaging
Used Ziploc Bags and Containers
Scott Tissue Wrappers
Soda Can Tabs
Bottle Caps
Coca Cola Caps
Box Tops


8th Grade Parent Night Information 10/12/2017

Washington Middle School students attend the Sea Grant Exposition at Sandy Hook Beach New Jersey under the direction of science teachers Semira Kashi and Joe Wroblewski.

On Thursday September 21st Washington Middle School students, under the direction of Art teacher Mrs. Comppen participated in International Peace Day by creating Pinwheels for Peace at Library Park. The story was featured on News 12.


Washington Middle School is a community of learners and educators working together to:

  • Foster a challenging learning environment that promotes high expectations for success through developmentally appropriate education that allows for differentiated learning and multiple learning styles.

  • Promote a caring, safe and supportive environment that meets the academic, emotional, social and physical needs of our students.

  • Develop creative minds, compassion for others, and the courage to support beliefs.

  • Help multicultural learners to strive to become productive citizens that can exceed in the technologically advancing twenty-first century.

Anti-Bullying Specialist

Washington School Anti-Bullying Specialist

Ms. Mayra Rivas-Flores
Washington Middle School
(973) 483-2285  x2045

 Need to Report Harassment, Intimidation or Bullying - Click Here to find all that you need!

 Click here to read the Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policy

New Jersey Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Grades Report 2015 - 2016 Click here

Non-Discrimination Notice

"It is the policy of the Board of Education of the Harrison Public Schools not to discriminate in its programs, activities, employment practices or admission policies on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, national origin, genetics, affectional and sexual orientation, disability or social or economic status."

 Inquiries or complaints regarding affirmative action, discrimination (including Title IX requirements), sexual harassment or equity should be directed to: 

Joan McNichol, AAO/Section 504 Officer/Title IX Coordinator