Seattle Public Schools
Seattle Public Schools said more than 25 percent of the district’s 51,000 students were absent in the morning. By comparison, about 5 percent were absent the day before. The school district also said 565 teachers were absent, far more than usual.
Savor the Seahawks’ first Super Bowl victory, and make it a teachable moment.
Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday he will push to close tax exemptions to find another $200 million for Washington’s public schools.
A community group refusing to leave a Seattle Public School-owned building has reportedly warned a local television station that someone inside might have a firearm.
Seattle teachers and the school district have reached a tentative contract agreement.
The U.S. Department of Education is investigating the high rate at which black students are disciplined in Seattle Public Schools, a problem that has plagued the district for decades.
Seattle’s Garfield High School will be one of the first schools in the U.S. to use Quincy Jones’ education application called Playground Sessions, an app that teaches users how to play the piano and read music.
Former Seattle Schools Superintendent Dr. Maria Goodloe Johnson has died.