Superintendent Banda to host regional town hall meetings on Strategic PlanFeb. 13, 2014 | Audience: Families, Community, Staff | Contact: Communications | (206) 252-0203
Seattle Public Schools will host five community meetings to share information on the District’s five-year Strategic Plan, with tailored comments, topics and data from each of the five educational regions. These meetings are designed to engage families, students, staff and community members in ideas to ensure academic success for every one of our students. There will also be time for participants to ask questions of the Superintendent and District leadership.
The community meetings will be held:
• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, March 10
Southeast region, at South Shore K-8, 4800 S. Henderson St.
• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 13
Northeast region, at Nathan Hale High School, 10750 30th Ave. N.E.
• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 20
Central region, at Garfield High School, 400 23rd Ave.
• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, March 27
Northwest region, at Ballard High School, 1418 N.W. 65th St.
• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, March 31
West Seattle region, at Roxhill Elementary, 9430 30th Ave. S.W.
Interpreters in Spanish, Somali, Chinese, Vietnamese and Tagalog will be available at each meeting. In addition, supervised children’s’ activities and light refreshments will be provided.
Each meeting will include a joint presentation by Superintendent José Banda and the Executive Director of Schools for that region. Families, staff and community members will be invited to participate in small group discussions about the Strategic Plan on how to ensure the District meets its goal of ensuring every student graduates prepared for college, career and life.
To submit topics you’d like to see presented in your region, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “town hall meeting topic” by Feb. 27.
To learn more about the District’s Strategic Plan please, visit: http://bit.ly/1eS5btR