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Elementary and K8 Conference Days
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School News

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Welcome Back to School!
The first day of school is Sept. 7 for grades 1st-5th and Sept. 12 for Kindergarten. Read about School Supplies and other Important Information here.
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Scottie Picture Retake Day & Class Photos Nov. 4
Picture Day for the 2022-2023 school year was Friday, September 23! Order Prints online. Retake Day & Class Picture Photo Day is Nov. 4.
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Counselor of the Year!
Congratulations to our very own Katie Runions for being selected as the first ever Counselor of the Year for Elementary Schools.
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Scotties Ask Parents to Kiss & Go
Bright new signs encourage parents to see their students off for the day with a quick kiss and good wishes for a fun day ahead!…
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P.E. Newsletter
Information from the Physical Education Classroom Message from Ms. Fleck: It has been fun to be in the gym together with students. My goal is to provide all students the learning to develop enjoyment and…
2021 Play court Mural
McDonald Welcomes Mural
Inspired by ideas and contributions from students, McDonald International parent/artist, Bryan Kachel, painted a bright, beautiful mural in an otherwise drab covered play court over the summer. Watch the dedication here.

District News

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School Lunch and Breakfast

Breakfast and lunch will be served at no cost to those children who qualify for free or reduced-price meals in grades K-12.
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Crossing Guard Jobs

Become a school crossing guard and help students feel safe and welcome when arriving to school.

Apply to be a Information Technology Advisory Committee Member

Seattle Public Schools is seeking members for the Information Technology Advisory Committee. Application open until Oct. 2, 2022.