Seattle Public Schools
A House committee on Thursday advanced a bill that would split Seattle Public Schools into two smaller districts, a week after the measure was panned during a public hearing by education advocates and members of the public.
A Seattle teacher surrendered his teaching certificate after he was accused of buying marijuana for one of his students.
Officials say a 16-year-old student has been arrested for bringing a Molotov cocktail to school, just days after a mass shooting at a school in nearby Marysville.
Seattle police say a 9-year-old boy threatened a teacher with a knife, but he was quickly disarmed and no one was hurt.
A Seattle elementary school teacher who begins his day playing the guitar and singing with his students was named Monday as the Washington state teacher of the year for 2015
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.