2018 Bond Planning
Everett Public Schools is the fastest growing district in Snohomish County. Snohomish County is the second fastest growing county in Washington. In 10 more years 1,600 more students will move into this district with their families. As of the end of 2017, students in the district's 26 schools attended some classes in 115 portable classrooms, and more portables are scheduleld for installation in 2018. Jackson High School had 2,137 students in October 2017 and 17 portable classrooms on campus. JHS was built for 1,500 students.
The Capital Bond voters will consider on Feb. 13, 2018 includes funding for a new high school in the southern portion of the district and funding for 36 permanent classrooms for schools throughout the district. 2018 Capital Bond projects also include renovation of aging facilities to extend their useful life and expansion and safety improvements for school parking lots. Full bond details are online.