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Atwater Elementary School

Phone: 414-963-6962
Fax: 414-963-6970
2100 E. Capitol Dr.
Shorewood, WI 53211

Principal: Kayla Russick

Welcome to Atwater Elementary School! At Atwater, our highly qualified teachers and paraprofessionals prepare students to meet the challenges of tomorrow by providing an educational responsive to each child's talent and abilities in a nurturing environment. Our innovative and energetic teachers and staff assist our students in developing the skills they will need to be life long learners. Atwater is fortunate to have an active parent organization that supports our school community through direct classroom volunteering, parent and student social activities, artists-in-residence programs, parent forums and so much more. Atwater also offers an English Language Learner (ELL) program for students in need of ELL services.

Click here to view Atwater's State Report Card.

Click here to view the 2016-17 School Supplies lists for each grade.

View the 2016-17 District Calendar

Kindergarten Registration:

Jr. Kindergarten and New Sr. Registration will start February 17th. We will be in the office to accept paper work from 5:30-7:30pm. Please bring a certified copy of your student's Birth Certificate and proof of residency. This is not an open house, but some teachers will be here to answer questions. All registrations should be in by March 24th.

Jr. Kindergarten FAQs

Principal Russick's Monthly Must Read

Click the below links to reach each month's newsletter:

October 2016

September 2016

*During the 2013-2014 school year, Atwater qualified for Title I funding. Click here for more information about Title I.

Current News

The Shorewood School District is extremely excited to invite district parents to an event that will be taking place on Thursday, October 27th from 7:00-8:30pm in the Lake Bluff Elementary School Cafetorium.
The Summer Olympics may be over, but the Shorewood Games are just getting started. A tradition that started 30 years ago, the Shorewood Games are organized by Shorewood High School students, with support from Shorewood School District staff, as a fundraiser to support the Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) Fund.
The School District is holding workshops for all parents and Shorewood community members to provide the results of the school facility assessments, answer questions and listen to feedback.
Volunteers are needed! Shorewood students and residents are encouraged to form a group with friends or family to spend a couple of hours making a difference in our community.
Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Michael Mazius, will focus on the role passion and perseverance (grit) play in our children's life outcomes and how we can and must nurture this early on and in the face of a culture which at times and unknowingly thwarts our efforts. Click above for more information.

Atwater Calendar

    • FriOct28 ALL SCHOOL NO SCHOOL Atwater, Lake Bluff, SIS and SHS
    • FriNov04 SIS Half Day 11:58AM Dismissal SIS
    • TueNov08 Shorewood Election Day 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
    • WedNov23 ALL SCHOOLS NO SCHOOL Atwater, Lake Bluff, SIS and SHS
    • ThuNov24 ALL SCHOOLS NO SCHOOL Atwater, Lake Bluff, SIS and SHS
    • FriNov25 ALL SCHOOLS NO SCHOOL Atwater, Lake Bluff, SIS and SHS

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