Bayonne School District

Building a Caring, Learning Community

Washington Community School
191 Avenue B. Bayonne NJ
201-858-5990 Fax: 201-436-0256
Mr. George Becker, Principal
Mrs. Janice DeFilippis, Secretary
Mrs. Cirminello, Nurse
Ms. Cangiano, Guidance Counselor/Anti Bullying Specialist
Physical Therapist:  Dr. Cathy Trapani
Occupational Therapists: Yaffa Walzman & Rebecca Seidman 

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Mission Statement:
The Mission Statement of Washington Community School and the Bayonne Public School District is to provide optimum learning opportunities for all students in a safe, secure, inclusive learning environment that fosters personal and interpersonal growth, lifelong learning and a strong sense of community.  We believe that the district's mission can be accomplished when administrators, teachers, parents and the community collaborate as a team to accomplish its goals, which are
  • To set high standards and expectations for student achievement.
  • To provide a safe environment conducive to learning.
  • To meet the needs of our diverse, multi-cultural school population.
  • To provide a challenging curriculum by utilizing educational technologies that meet the needs of the 21st century.
  • To provide programs that foster successful home, school and community partnerships.
  • To provide continued teacher training and professional development.