Seattle Schools Blog

10 Aug 17

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Seattle Public Schools New Bell Schedule For 2017-2018

The Seattle Public School system (SPS) has long advocated for the health of their students more than many other school

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25 Jul 17

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Enrolling in a Seattle Public School Other Than Your Assigned School

Location, location, location: an oft-repeated foundation for picking the perfect house. How far is it from your job? Are there

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21 Jul 17

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The Seattle Summer Bucket List

Seattle residents know that summer is a special time: it’s the chance to mark things off your bucket list before

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14 Jul 17

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State and District Testing in Seattle Public Schools

Educational Assessment occurs in districts all over the United States, including in Seattle Public Schools. It’s a process that uses

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11 Jul 17

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Choosing The Right Elementary School From A Distance

There’s no doubt about it: moving is stressful. Apart from the logistics of actually moving from one home to the

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04 Jul 17

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What You Should Know About Enrolling for the First Time in Seattle Public Schools

Moving to a new location often involves learning about the school system. Where to go? How to enroll? What time

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27 Jun 17

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An Overview of Advanced Learning Programs for Gifted Children in Seattle

Seattle offers opportunity for anyone who lives here, including kids (and this isn’t just in terms of the giant Ferris

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20 Jun 17

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How to Choose Extracurricular Activities for Your Kids

Extracurricular activities are an important part of childhood. They keep kids busy while giving them a chance to discover skills

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19 Jun 17

Phil Greely

SB 5929: Why the Benefits Outweigh the Risks

All over the United States, schools are woefully underfunded and Washington State is no exception: according to The 74, the

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13 Jun 17

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School Personnel Roles and Responsibilities: Who’s Who at Your Child’s School?

Staying in touch with your local teachers and school administrators is an important part of parenting. These are the people

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06 Jun 17

Phil Greely

Moving is Stressful: Here’s How to Help Your Child Adjust at School

Moving to a new home is stressful for everyone involved. From banks to moving companies, we’ve seen first-hand the rigors

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02 Jun 17

Phil Greely

The Effect of School Quality on Neighborhood Choice and Home Prices

The importance of attending a high-quality school cannot be overstated. It’s no surprise, then, that we occasionally see home buyers

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