Seattle Public Schools

Calendars and News

Seattle Public Schools Calendar and News

School Year Dates

Rainier Beach High School Graduation
June 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roosevelt Graduation
June 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ballard Graduation
June 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
District Calendar

See all district events and meetings on the full district calendar.

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District News

School Board to Appoint Two New Board Members

The Seattle School Board appointed Sarah Clark and Joe Mizrahi for the District 2 and District 4 director positions on Wed., April 3.
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Parent Education Course Helps Families Support Student Learning

All SPS families are invited to join Family Connectors University, a family-focused online course to help caregivers support their child’s growth.
GarfiGarfield High Girls Basketball teams smiles at camera with state trophy.

Seattle Public Schools Shout Outs

We’re celebrating students and staff whose accomplishments go beyond the classroom.
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Graduation Dates

View Seattle Public Schools high schools graduation ceremonies dates for Class of 2024.
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B.F. Day Elementary is Recognized by the American School Counselor Association

B.F. Day’s counseling program was bestowed with the Recognized ASCA Model Program designation – the first in the district to achieve the honor.
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Students Experience Chihuly Garden and Glass 

The Chihuly Garden and Glass Museum is partnering with the district to host 2nd graders from SPS Title I schools on a free field trip to the museum.
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SPS Preschool Options

The Seattle Preschool Program and Head Start are accepting applications for the 2024-25 school year.
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Pre-Apprenticeship Program Offer Students Career Jump Start

Students can get a jump start on a career in construction through the Seattle Public Schools Skilled Trades Pre-Apprenticeship.
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Loyal Heights Takes Top Spot in Global Reading Challenge 

Loyal Heights Elementary students took home the trophy in the 2024 Global Reading Challenge!…

Student Progress Reports

Elementary Progress Reports for Trimester 2 will be available to view in the Source on April 8, 2024.

New Classroom Tool

New tool on SPS Devices will help educators build positive learning environment during their classes.
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School Board Student Member Application

Applications for the 2024-25 student member positions are open until April 10.