School Building Specifications
School Building Educational Specifications and Sustainability in School Design
This page provides information on the educational specifications for each grade group and information on sustainability goals and strategies for new or renovated schools.
Seattle Public Schools has educational specifications (Ed Specs) that provide districtwide standards for school buildings and furnishings. These specifications are aligned with the district’s strategic plan, Seattle Excellence is the district's 2019-24 strategic plan..
Ed Specs are the starting point for designing new schools or major modernization projects.
Sustainability Goals and Strategies
This report shares the district’s vision for a sustainable future. It includes the goals, recommendations, and pathways needed to move toward a climate positive, zero-waste, and responsible water future.