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2021-22 School Year Dates

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August 15August 19
Labor Day
September 5
Family Connections
September 7September 9

District Calendar

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

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District News

Bargaining Update August 15

Over the summer, we have been working with the SEA to achieve a new contract that supports educators and SPS students and families.

SPS Student Devices

All students have the opportunity to receive a SPS device and accessories at the beginning of the school year.

Technology Usage Fee

Families will need to sign an agreement form and provide a $25 usage fee.

Naviance Opt Out Window

Families that do not want their student to use Naviance can opt out by changing their preferences in the Source Aug. 22 – Sept. 30, 2022…

Attendance Matters

Attendance Policy Seattle Public Schools believes that attendance is one of the most powerful predictors of academic achievement and that having your student present, ready to learn each school day will benefit them, their classmates,…
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Start of School Forms

2022-23 Start of School Information and Forms September 7 First day of school for 1st – 12th grade students. September 7 is not an early release Wednesday. September 12 First day of school for kindergarten,…

MPV Health and Safety Resources

MPV is an infection that can cause a rash and flu-like symptoms.
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Seahawks help WHOLE Mentees Envision Careers Beyond the Field

During a recent WHOLE Mentoring event, students were able to envision a future as a professional within the Seahawks organization.
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Summer Programs The Learning Never Stops

SPS summer programs help students beat summer learning loss, they also provide ways to extend their knowledge and build friendships.  …

Bell Schedules

View start and end times for all schools. A schools have a 75-minute early release on Wednesdays, except the first day of school.
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New Elementary Grade Math Materials

All SPS elementary and K-8 schools will implement the newly adopted K-5 math instructional materials, enVision Math.
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School Lunch and Breakfast

Breakfast and lunch will be served at no cost to those children who qualify for free or reduced-price meals in grades K-12.