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Seattle Public Schools Calendar and News

2021-22 School Year Dates

Elementary and K8 Conference Days
November 21November 23
Winter Break 2022
December 19December 30

District Calendar

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

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District News

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School Board Director Districts

The district is currently redistricting the School Board Director districts. The community is invited to review the draft map and provide feedback.
Kids biking into school on School Street at Genesee Hill Elementary

Walk and Bike to School

Walking and biking to school is a fun way to get exercise, reduce congestion and pollution around schools, and create community…

Family Connectors University

Family Connectors University is now enrolling for the fall term.

Teacher Certification Program

ARE is designed to increase the number of teachers of color by removing the financial burden of tuition for teacher certification.  …

Homework Help at the Library

Seattle Public Library’s free after-school tutoring service, Homework Help, is available at multiple branches around the city.

Welcome Back to School from Superintendent Jones

As the school year gets underway, Superintendent Jones outlines his mission for 2022-23.
School Board with student members and superintendent

School Board Student Members

In response to student advocacy about the need to uplift and increase BIPOC student voice, student member positions were created.

CIC COVID testing

On-demand COVID-19 Testing Consent Campaign SPSSeattle Public Schools is prepared to manage COVID-19 in our schools. Our goals are to keep school communities healthy…
A sack lunch with an apple and bottle of water.

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.
Two middle-school age students work together on a project in a classroom

New Elementary Grade Math Materials

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

Seattle Students and Staff Shine Bright

SPS has no shortage of things to celebrate. We are honoring students and staff whose accomplishments go beyond the classroom.
A group of students and families walk across the street as a crossing guard holds a stop sign to halt traffic

Crossing Guard Jobs

Become a school crossing guard and help students feel safe and welcome when arriving to school.