Parent Resources

FOR FAMILIES

 

     We all want our children to succeed––and we understand the importance of supporting and guiding them as they prepare for successful lives after high school on the education and career pathway of their choice. These resources will give parents a better understanding of what their kids are learning and how to connect classwork to education and career aspirations, as well as ways to get more involved. See https://readywa.org/families/

 
Resources for Parent and Family Engagement
    10 Best Practices for Strong Families - English/Spanish
 

Resources for Students with Disabilities

    With technology becoming more and more relevant in the classroom, we have scouted out some of the best learning Apps for Students with Disabilities.  These iPad applications can be used both in the classroom and at home.
iPad Apps for SWD
 
 
Watch this series of videos from Great Kids that track reading to learn from kindergarten to grade 12.  Produced by Great Schools.
 
 
 

Graduation Requirements

     In  2019, the legislature passed HB1599, which updated graduation requirements for the Class of 2020.   All public high school students are required to meet statewide graduation requirements in order to earn a diploma. The goal is that more students will be better prepared to meet 21st-century demands in their working and personal lives.

     See https://www.k12.wa.us/student-success/graduation/graduation-requirements, where families, students and educators can learn more about each of the new requirements, including what each requirement is designed to do and how students will be supported.

     To earn a high school diploma, a student must: