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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.

K4 & K5 Registration Info

Click here to view Atwater's State Report Card.

Click here to view the 2017-18 School Supplies lists for each grade.

View the 2017-17 District Calendar
*Note: Changes to the calendar are sometimes made during the year which are not reflected on the PDF document. Please double check the events on the District's digital calendar found by clicking the "Calendars" tab at the top of the home page.

Principal Russick's Monthly Must Read

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

December 2017

Back to School (September) 2017


Current News

Shorewood alumni Donald Baumgartner (Class of 1949), Johnathan Bernard (Class of 2000), Christopher Carson (Class of 1994), Wayne Newhauser (Class of 1982), and Joan Walsh (Class of 1976) will be recognized during a special day-long event at Shorewood High School on April 13, which will include an awards ceremony at an assembly for all students, a luncheon, a tour of campus, and a reception sponsored by the Shorewood High School Alumni Association.
On February 13th, the Shorewood Recreation Department's Gravity Cruisers course culminated in an open house. Students were able to show off their designs, answer questions about the building process and--to everyone's enjoyment--race their vehicles.
At the start of every school year, staff engage in discussions about safety procedures and plans. In October, Atwater, Lake Bluff, Shorewood Intermediate School, and Shorewood High School participated in a School Safety Week. During this time, all schools practiced various safety drills, including lockdown and evacuation procedures. Learn more by clicking the above title.
We are pleased to announce that the nomination period for the 2018 Shorewood Excellence in Teaching Award is now open. To learn more about how to nominate a teacher and to view the teaching award timeline, click the above title.
The District is co-sponsoring Shorewood Reads 2018, a community read featuring the award-winning novel Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, which will kick off on Wednesday, January 24, with a Story Slam. All events related to Shorewood Reads are free and open to the public.

Atwater Calendar

    • TueFeb27 School Board Meeting 7:00 PM
    • TueMar13 School Board Meeting 7:00 PM
    • MonMar19 Advanced Learning Information Session 6:00 PMSHS Library

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