WJ WinterFest 2019

Mark your calendars for the WJ Education Foundation’s WinterFest & Silent Auction and Car Lease Raffle 

Sunday, November 10, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 pm
WJ High School Cafeteria

Join us for our silent auction with amazing items to bid on, refreshments and musical entertainment to enjoy and free admission. Perfect timing for pre-holiday present buying or gifts of exciting activities for yourself and family.

So far donations include:

A Patrick Corbin signed baseball from the World-Series bound Washington Nationals; a private class for 15 at Solidcore, Zengo Cycle; a skateboard from Bethesda Scooters & Boards; Progressions Spa basket, Kendra Scott jewelry, Jiffy Lube live tickets, a gift card to Jiffy Lube, an escape weekend at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center; tickets to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Round House Theater, the Arena Stage, International Spy Museum, the Baseball Hall of Fame Museum; gift cards to Great American Restaurants, Summer House Santa Monica, from parent or alumni owned JennyCakes, Barrel and Crow, Chef Tony’s; a Sansbury Electric panel check, a tour at the Barrel Oak winery, Boomerang Boat tour, an autographed photo of Washington Mystics Elena Delle Donne; a ski package at Whitetail Resort and an airplane ride by Seth Meyers ’00.

And much more!! It’s not too late for you to donate an item from your business, a service you provide, an art or craft you do; your child can promote their small business and donate lawn mowing or babysitting; we’d love to have sports tickets, beach house stay or a homemade catered dinner donated by our parents, staff or students. 

To donate, fill out this form or contact Karin Bolte at kbolte6008@gmail.com

Car Lease Raffle Winner Will be Selected at the Auction

You could win a lease for a new 2020 Hyundai Elantra SE

$75 for 1 ticket or  $180 for 3 tickets

Click here for full raffle details and to enter!

All proceeds directly support student and professional development programs at WJHS. Drawing will take place at the WJ Education Foundation’s WinterFest & Silent Auction.

Looking forward to a great fundraiser to support our staff and students, Marney Jacobs, President, WJ Ed Foundation

WJHS Class of ’89 and Friends of ’89 30th Reunion

Columbus Day weekend
October 11 – 13, 2019

Friday, October 11

3pm Tour @ Walter Johnson High School

(Please RSVP to WJ89reunion@gmail.com by 9/30/2019 – if no interest, this event will cancel)

7pm Get together @ Walter Johnson High School

Parking lot nearest the bleachers. ‘nuf said. We may not all pack into station wagons, but anyone who is interested in meeting up – we can figure out a plan.

(WJHS Football plays @ Wooton, for all WJHS sports, visit http://www.countysportszone.com/)

Saturday, October 12

7pm Reunion main event @ The Barking Dog

$20 per person in advance / $25 at the door

Venmo @WJ89reunion, please indicate attendee names and include maiden name as appropriate for WJ graduates.

Light snacks and reserved space 7-10pm.

Address: 4723 West Elm Street, Bethesda, MD

Sunday, October 13

11am Get together @ City of Rockville Woodley Gardens Park

The park is a great place to meet and chill, and nearby is Slice of Rockville and Carmen’s should you want to grab a bite. Arrive early, stay later – reunion committee members are planning to be there from about 11am – 1pm.

Questions? Suggestions? Please reach out to the reunion committee at WJ89reunion@gmail.com.

WJ Class of 1979 40th Reunion

Join your classmates the weekend of September 21, 2019, to celebrate high school and the forty years since! There will be an optional event Friday night, some casual time Saturday, a dinner event Saturday at 6pm, and brunch available Sunday. The Saturday event will be at the William F. Bolger Hotel & Conference Center, off Democracy Blvd. in Potomac, where we have a reserved block of rooms (these may go fast, so reserve as soon as you are able). You are welcome to stay elsewhere, of course.

The Saturday event cost will be $100/pp and includes 2 premium drink tickets, a Chesapeake Bay Buffet Dinner, dessert, and coffee/tea/iced tea.

More details here!

Walter Johnson Class of 1998 – 20 Year Reunion

Thanksgiving Weekend 2018

If you’re on Facebook, please join the Walter Johnson HS Class of 1998 group for updates and details and to reconnect with fellow alumni! We could use help spreading the word to alumni who are not on Facebook, so please send this to anyone you know who is not on Facebook!

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