News

State laws will continue to protect transgender students

A statement from the state superintendent assures that Washington schools will treat transgender students "consistent with the student's gender identity." Washington state law continues to protect transgender students from discrimination in school, in spite of a recent change in federal guidance on the matter. Read the full press release from the Office of Superintendent of [...]

Limitations on DHS immigration enforcement action at sensitive locations

All children have a right to a free public education, regardless of their actual or perceived immigration or citizenship status or that of their parents. Education leaders, teachers, students, and families, have asked questions about guidance that was released by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that limits immigration enforcement actions from occurring [...]

February 22nd, 2017|school news|

Bond construction projects scheduled for six-year timeline

The construction schedule prioritizes eligibility for state assistance funding and completing projects on time and within budget.

Principal’s Corner

Hello Discovery Parents and Families, It is the end of January, and 2nd semester is about to begin. That means we are half way through the year! Mid-semester means less to us at the middle school since we operate on trimesters, but the concept of renewing our commitment to the work is still relevant. One [...]

February 1st, 2017|Principal's corner, school news|