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A group of students, staff, and community members walk in the PRIDE parade with SPS.

Seattle Public Schools Celebrates Pride Month

SPS supports the right of our students, staff, and families to be their authentic selves. We are dedicated to creating safe, inclusive environments!…
An illustration with three Pan African colors of red, yellow, and green with text Black History Month.

Lift and Sing: SPS Kicks Off Black History Month 

February is Black History Month, and SPS recognizes the contributions of all Black people – past and present – who continue to blaze a trail!…
The stone memorial statue of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Superintendent Message to Community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Use this time to commemorate his life and legacy and to find motivation in the fight against injustice.
Tamanimas - Northwest Coast Design by Andrea Wilbur Sigo

Native American Heritage

Native American Heritage is more than a month. Everyday, we celebrate the rich history, traditions, and contributions of Native people.

Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Monday, Oct. 9, we honor Native American culture and history in recognition of Indigenous Peoples' Day.

Honoring Observation of Ramadan 

Seattle Public Schools affirms and supports our students from all faith backgrounds.
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Honoring Juneteenth

By acknowledging Juneteenth, we reaffirm our commitment to honoring the legacy of resilience and perseverance in the face of adversity.
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Filipino American History Month

Join Seattle Public Schools to help celebrate Filipino American history.
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Latinx Heritage Month

National Latinx Heritage Month is observed September 15-October 15.
Chandra Hampson smiles for a photo with the city and sound behind her.

NAHM Profile Hampson

Celebrating the rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories of Native people with Native American SPS Community Member profiles.