High School Growth Mitigation Committee is hosting three forums about student enrollment growth, Nov. 27, 28, 29. The purpose of these first community forums is to capture community members’ thoughts on how best to fulfill the board of directors’ request and to take those thoughts into consideration. Spanish interpreters are available.
The WCAS is an online science assessment that was administered for the first time last spring. It fulfills the federal requirement (ESSA) that students be tested in science once at each level: elementary, middle, and high school. Click on the headline to watch a brief video to better understand the early years of WCAS scores and how they might affect students.
Garfield Elementary School, for the fourth year in a row, has earned a School of Distinction award from the Center of Educational Effectiveness. The award recognizes schools for sustained improvement in English Language Arts and math over a five-year period. Garfield is one of 91 schools in Washington state to earn the award this year.
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