WHAT WE DO

We provide vital programs and support to the students of Mt. Washington Elementary School and the greater Mt. Washington community. 

Through our annual auction and other fundraising efforts, we have made possible:

  • After-School Programs: Chess Club, Robotics, Coding and more
  • Curriculum support: New computers and teaching aide for computer lab, Master Chorale
  • Campus beautification: New benches, new school sign and murals
  • Outdoor learning: EnrichLA Garden Program, new outdoor science//creative space project
  • Upgrades to the Jack and Denny Smith Library & Community Center (MPR) and other community spaces

We engage and enrich our community through various programs and events, including: 

  • Community clean-up days
  • Farm Fresh To You produce box program
  • Green Team recycling program
  • Rummage Sales

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Participate! Shop with our local sponsors, attend our annual auction, donate, drop off recycling with the Green Team on Monday mornings or buy a produce box to help fund the School Garden. But, most importantly, BECOME AN FOMWS MEMBER and join in the fun and rewarding work of supporting our children and galvanizing our community. 


Thank you to everyone who helped make  our Mardi Gras 2017 Live Auction and Online auctions a great success! We raised $53,900. With these proceeds, FOMWS will fund:

  • 8 iMac's and MacBook Air computers for the computer lab and cart

  • Renewal of EnrichLA’s Garden Ranger Program for a second year

  • Teaching Aide for the School Computer Lab

  • Physical education program allowing grade-level teacher collaboration (50% with PTA)

  • Coding and robotics classes with Sigma Coding

  • MWE Chess Club with American Chess Academy

  • Master Chorale (if MWE is selected next year)

  • Campus beautification projects (including a new school sign and murals)

  • Phase 1 of a new outdoor science/art lab/creative space project



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