Main navigation

Resources

A middle-school age student poses for a photo with a hand drawn sign that says Welcome in English

Seattle Schools Family Resources

Seattle Public Schools is committed to providing excellence in education for every student.

We serve the city of Seattle. Our students speak more than 140 languages or dialects. The top five languages spoken by families and students are: Spanish, Somali, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Amharic.

Our schools include 62 elementary schools, 10 K-8 schools, 11 middle schools, and 17 high schools.

Multilingual Feature

Seattle Public Schools publishes important information to help families support their students on key webpages with text that has been translated by a person rather than a computer.

Not all our webpages are published in this way. If you visit a webpage that does not have the language links, you may use Google translate, located in the top right corner.

New to Seattle Schools

Welcome to Seattle Public Schools!

We are proud of our award-winning schools, great educators, strong academic programs, and engaged community.

A young student sits at a desk with a pencil in her hand.

New Student Enrollment

Will your child be 5 by August 31? Will your family be new residents of Seattle? Then it’s time to enroll for next school year.

Learn more about 2022-23 Enrollment

My Child is Enrolled. What’s Next?

Family Resources


Recent Announcements

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.

Contact Us

Website feedback You can send us website feedback or suggestions.

General questions You can send Seattle Public Schools questions with our Let’s Talk form.