Seattle Girls’ School has a new head of school: Brenda Leaks. She will start July 1.
The Seattle School Board recently voted 6-1 to adopt a
Transportation Service Standard that would revise arrival and departure
times for the 2016-17 school year.
Garfield Community Center started offering
after-school classes at the Madrona Shelterhouse in
Two neighborhood schools will have open house events and school tours for incoming students.
Over the summer, The Valley School completed a $1.9 million project that included renovations of an
existing building, demolition of the old administration building and
construction of a new facility for third-, fourth- and fifth-grade
Four local schools will each have open house events in the coming weeks for prospective students and their families.
School is well underway at McGilvra Elementary School, with kids, parents, faculty and staff spearheading
some high-impact community outreach projects.
With a guaranteed three, and potentially four, new faces on
the Seattle School Board this fall, the composition of the seven-seat
council is sure to have a different look come November.
In September 1985, 43,000 students in Seattle Public Schools
were held out of classes as approximately 3,700 educators went on strike
in the city.
Seattle Girls' School is recruiting a diverse group of female mentors to match with its incoming students.
After a very busy summer, McGilvra Elementary School is back in full swing.