Seattle Public Schools

Calendars and News

Seattle Public Schools Calendar and News

School Year Dates

Rainier Beach High School Graduation
June 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roosevelt Graduation
June 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ballard Graduation
June 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Lincoln Graduation
June 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
District Calendar

See all district events and meetings on the full district calendar.

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District News

A System of Well-Resourced Schools

SPS is building a system of well-resourced schools. This effort aims to ensure every student is prepared for college, career, and life.

Math and ELA Adoption

The Seattle School Board approved two adoptions for digital instructional materials in English Language Arts (ELA) and Algebra and Geometry.
Montage of smiling faces of teachers.

SPS Celebrates Most Spirited Educators 

SPS teachers, assistant principals, librarians, instructional assistants and more received Most Spirited Teacher nominations.
A group of students ride bikes to school.

Bike and Walk Month

May is Bike and Walk month and there are lots of ways to join in the fun!…
Competitors at JAMS science fair smile at camera.

Seattle Public Schools Shout Outs

We’re celebrating students and staff whose accomplishments go beyond the classroom.
Chief Sealth student barber give another student a haircut.

Chief Sealth Barbershop

An in-school barbershop is helping students connect, reach career goals at Chief Sealth…
a group of young men stand in front of a brick building holding up shirts

Youth in Construction Brings Students to Montlake Project

Site Visit Introduces High School Students to Construction Careers Students from the Kingmakers program at Franklin High School and a part of the WHOLE Mentoring program from Ingraham High School visited the construction project underway…
Xbot Robotics team works on robot at competition.

SPS Competitive Robotics Team

Students from southeast Seattle schools join forces to form a competitive robotics team.
Surprised student smiles with mouth wide open after receiving scholarship.

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Winners

SPS Seniors Receive $40,000 Amazon Scholarship…

School Board to Appoint Two New Board Members

The Seattle School Board appointed Sarah Clark and Joe Mizrahi for the District 2 and District 4 director positions on Wed., April 3.
a crane is installing steel framing for a large building

Capital Levy Report to the Community

Your Tax Dollars at Work: Capital levies are the main source of funding for school construction and building improvements, as well as technology!…
Rainier Beach graduation students in sillouette

Graduation Dates

View Seattle Public Schools high schools graduation ceremonies dates for Class of 2024.