Seattle Public Schools



SPS Media Relations

Media contact:

About Seattle Public Schools Media Relations: Media Relations is part of Seattle Public Schools Public Affairs. The purpose is to assist professional media outlets and professional journalists gathering information for story production.

SPR Media Relations is the journalist’s resource for:

  • Interviews with SPS staff
  • Photo/b-roll opportunities
  • Data and information

[Please note: for non-journalists seeking to capture content in any SPS building, direct inquiries to SPS Building Rentals.]

Recent Announcements and News

Math and ELA Adoption

The Seattle School Board approved two adoptions for digital instructional materials in English Language Arts (ELA) and Algebra and Geometry.
Graphic that includes 8 components with icons and text. - Multiple teachers per grade level - Stable support staff - Inclusive learning for EVERY student - Social and emotional learning support -Art, music, and PE teachers - Stable operational budgets - Safe, healthy, and beautiful schools and grounds - Connections to the community

Well-Resourced Schools Update

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