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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
krussick@shorewood.k12.wi.us
414-963-6962

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:

September 2015

October 2015

November 2015

December 2015

January 2016

February 2016

March 2016

April 2016

May 2016

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

Current News

Everything you need to know about Forms and Fees Days!
Please review the following information carefully. Students will not be permitted to enroll at the Forms & Fees Day if they do not have the appropriate residency documentation that is required.
The District's "Tradition of Excellence Award" program celebrates the outstanding individual achievements of a select few alumni, which symbolically honors the collective contributions of the many Shorewood graduates who make an impact on their community. The District is currently looking for candidate nominations for the 2016-17 school year. To learn more, please click the above title.
Due to the excessive heat the afternoon of Thursday, July 21-Friday, July 22, the Rec Dept is canceling/rescheduling all youth and adult outside activities. Please click the above title for more information.
Click the above title to read the Shorewood School District's policy for children unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program.

Atwater Calendar

    • MonAug29 ATW/LB Teacher Meet & Greet + Social 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    • TueAug30 BB Classroom Visitation 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • WedAug31 BB Classroom Visitation 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • ThuSep01 All Schools First Day of School
    • ThuSep01 ATW/LB First Day Coffee
    • ThuSep01 BB Parent Orientation 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    • MonSep05 All Schools No School Labor Day

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