Edmonds School District planning a late start for schools Thursday

The Edmonds School District said that all schools will start two hours late Thursday, Dec. 1, due to continued power outages and road conditions. The district said it will continue to assess the conditions overnight and into the morning and will provide any updates if needed. All district schools were closed Wednesday, Nov. 30.

School board receives budget updates, Martha Lake Elementary student presentation

The Edmonds School District Board of Directors at its Tuesday, Nov. 22 meeting received a student presentation and school improvement plan from Martha Lake Elementary School. During the presentation, students from each grade talked to the board about the school’s new pledge. Martha Lake Elementary Principal Stephanie Kay-Fredrickson said surveys were given to each class…

Reminder: STEM program information night at Mountlake Terrace High School Nov. 9

Edmonds School District seventh- and eighth-grade students and their parents are invited to a STEM program information night from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9 at the Mountlake Terrace High School theater. A virtual option is also available via Zoom. Those attending will receive an overview of the STEM program pathways, and STEM staff will be there to answer…

School district hosting reproductive health and disease prevention parent review night Nov. 9

Edmonds School District families are invited to attend a virtual question-and-answer night Wednesday, Nov. 9 to review the district reproductive health and disease prevention curriculum taught in grades 5-12. Families are encouraged to review the curriculum in advance as there will not be a formal presentation of the materials. Elementary curriculum is available on the…

Reminder: Diaper drive for Washington Kids in Transition at Meadowdale HS Oct. 22

The Meadowdale High School Key Club is hosting a diaper drive for Washington Kids in Transition Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in front of the high school, 6002 168th St. S.W., Lynnwood. The organization, which assists homeless families in the Edmonds School District, needs diapers, wipes and ointment. Diaper sizes 4,…

Meadowdale, Madrona, Mountlake Terrace jazz bands to perform at MTHS Oct.20

Enjoy a free evening of jazz at Mountlake Terrace High School Thursday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. Among the scheduled performers: – Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz Ensemble 1 – Mountlake Terrace High School Jazz Ensemble 2 – Meadowdale High School Jazz Band – Madrona K-8 Jazz Ensemble 1 The event will be in the…

School board discusses graduation pathway test results, legislative position priorities

The Edmonds School District Board of Directors at its Tuesday, Oct. 11 meeting received a report regarding the Smarter Balanced and Washington Comprehensive Assessments and also approved its 10 Washington State School Directors’ Association legislative position priorities. District Director of Assessment Austin Mueller came before the board to discuss the results of the Smarter Balanced…

Participants get a kick out of Edmonds Schools Foundation fundraiser

  Nearly 1,200 kids and adults gathered at College Place Middle School School Saturday morning for the Foundation for Edmonds School District’s 14th annual Celebrate Schools 5K and its inaugural Futsal Tournament. Approximately 1,100 runners and 90 futsal players — a game like soccer, only with fewer players — participated Saturday morning. All funds raised from…

Proposed 2022-23 budget focus of Edmonds School Board’s Aug. 9 meeting

The Edmonds School District Board of Directors at its Tuesday, Aug. 9 business meeting is set to hold a second reading of the district’s proposed 2022-23 budget. According to the district’s Executive Director of Business and Finance Lydia Sellie, the total planned expenditures for the upcoming year are roughly $397 million. The proposed budget includes…

Edmonds School Board reviews 2022-23 draft budget, sexual health education program

The Edmonds School District Board of Directors at its Tuesday, July 12, business meeting received a briefing on the district’s proposed 2022-23 budget and the implementation of Comprehensive Sexual Health Education (CSHE) instruction, as required by state law. According to the district’s Executive Director of Business and Finance Lydia Sellie, the total planned expenditures for…

Edmonds School Board July 12 to hold public hearing on 2022-23 budget

Updated with information that meeting will not be live-streamed Tuesday. A proposed hearing on the proposed 2022-23 Edmonds School District budget is among the items set to be discussed during the district board of directors meeting Tuesday, July 12 starting at 6:30 p.m. Also on the agenda is an update on the district’s comprehensive sexual…

Edmonds School Board approves agreement for school-based health center

A school-based health center is coming to the Edmonds School District later this year, after the district’s Board of Directors unanimously approved an agreement with Community Health Centers (CHC) of Snohomish County during its June 28 regular business meeting. Plans call for the health center to be located at Meadowdale High School and will include…