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Seattle Public Schools Calendar and News

2021-22 School Year Dates

JSCEE Closed for July 4 and 5
July 4July 5
Admissions Office Closed
July 8July 31
Jump Start
August 15August 19
Labor Day
September 5
Family Connections
September 7September 9

District Calendar

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District News

A staff member poses for a photo in a school kitchen with several student meals in front of her.

Culinary Services Jobs

Culinary Services is hosting job fairs at multiple locations this summer.
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Academy for Rising Educators

ARE is a program that helps seniors and recent graduates, SPS staff, and community members earn their teaching certificate.
Four graduates in cap and gown walk across a sports field

Celebrating Class of 2022

From kindergarten to college, we salute the Class of 2022 for making it to this milestone.    …
A man in construction vest stands before a blackboard

North Queen Anne School Blackboard

Construction workers found a peek into history when a demolition team uncovered a surprise hidden behind a wall at North Queen Anne School.
A man and young man stand together on a stage together

Kingmakers Crowning Ceremony

The Office of African American Male Achievement celebrated the Kingmakers and Student Leadership Council this month.

Gun Safety

Summer Gun Safety  Seattle Public Schools’ top priority is the safety of students, families, and communities. During summer break and into the school year, we encourage you to ask about the presence of unsecured guns…
A school hallway decorated with inclustion statements such as You Belong

Seattle PRIDE Parade Sunday, June 26

Join us for the Seattle PRIDE Parade June 26, 11 a.m.
Two graduates smile for a photo in cap and gown.

Gratitude and Best Wishes as We Close the 2021-22 School Year

Gratitude and best wishes to you all for a safe and enjoyable summer.
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Honoring 2022 Retirees

Seattle Public Schools thanks those who are retiring for all you have given in support of schools.

Levies Oversight Committee Application

Capital Projects and Planning Department is seeking qualified individuals to apply for an opening on the BEX and BTA Oversight Committee.
Two metro buses on the city street.

Student ORCA Cards

Current student ORCA cards will be their new free youth transit pass, which will provide free transit rides for people under 19.

Seal of Biliteracy

Nearly 500 graduates earned the Washington State Seal of Biliteracy this year!…