Revised student calendar - last day of school Monday, June 16

As you are aware, school was closed Friday, December 20 due to snow. Any make-up days are added to the end of the school year which now places our last day of school on Monday, June 16. The new student calendar is as follows:

  • Friday, April 4 – CHANGE - Students will be dismissed according to the Half-Day Early Dismissal Schedule. (This day was originally scheduled to follow the Professional Growth Friday Schedule.)

  • Friday, June 13 – CHANGE - Students will be dismissed according to the Professional Growth Friday Schedule. (This day was originally scheduled to follow the Half-Day Early Dismissal Schedule.)

  • Monday, June 16 – NEW LAST DAY OF SCHOOL - Students will be dismissed according to the Half-Day Early Dismissal Schedule.

Below are some important links you may find useful:

Please feel free to contact the district's Communications Department at communications@sno.wednet.edu or 360-563-7263 with any questions.

Science and Arts Academy - May 2 registration deadline

Sno_Sci-Arts-square-PurpleGreen.jpgPottery, renewable energy, astronomy, robotics, aeronautical engineering and painting are just some of the many exciting topics students entering grades 1 through 8 can investigate in through the district’s summer program – the Science and Arts Academy. This year’s program runs July 7 through July 31 at Snohomish High School (1315 Fifth Street in Snohomish). Classes are held Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Middle School Honors Program information

Below is important information if your student will be in the 7th or 8th grade during the 2014-2015 school year and wants to participate in the Middle School Honors Program. Sixth (6th) grade students currently enrolled in the 4/5/6 Highly Capable Program or 7th grade students currently enrolled in the Middle School Honors Program do not need to go through the application process as per state law.

 

Application packets for students applying for the Middle School Honors Program are available at all district schools, the district office (1601 Avenue D in Snohomish) and by clicking here. The completed application packet is due Friday, April 18, and can be turned in at district schools or the district office (1601 Avenue D in Snohomish). For a list of class descriptions, please click here.

 

Questions should be directed to Linda Varner, the Highly Capable Specialist at linda.varner@sno.wednet.edu or (360) 563-7296 or Julie Francois at julie.francois@sno.wednet.edu or (360) 563-7258.

 

For information about 7th grade math placement, please click here.

Students named cooking contest finalists

District 4th-6th grade students will prepare their favorite after-school snacks as part of the annual “Future Chefs Challenge/Kids Can Cook" Cooking Contest, sponsored by the district’s Food Services Dept. Finalists will prepare their creations at Glacier Peak High School on Friday, April 18, for a panel of judges who will select the grand prize winners. Glacier Peak High School culinary students will assist the 4th-6th grade students in the kitchen and help them prepare their snacks for the judges and guests. The young chefs will feature their creations at a 4:30 p.m. reception on Friday, April 18, in the Glacier Peak High School Commons.

 

In early 2014, students were invited to submit recipes for their favorite after-school snacks. Student finalists were selected from the submitted recipes.

2014-2015 kindergarten registration began March 3

Kindergarten registration for the 2014-2015 school year began on Monday, March 3, at the district's elementary schools. The district's kindergarten program includes a strong emphasis on the development of academic skills. In addition, we provide children with the opportunity to explore, discover and experience the joy of learning.

 

For more information on kindergarten registration, please contact the elementary school your child will attend. If you do not know which school your child will attend, please call our Transportation Department at (360) 563-3525. For more information on our kindergarten program and registration, please click here.

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Our Mission: The Snohomish School District, in its commitment to excellence, places the success of each student at the center of all decisions and actions. Partnerships and strong academic programs ensure competent, responsible, lifelong learners.

 

The  Snohomish School District #201 does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. 

 

Special thanks to Snohomish community member Todd Elvig for providing the photos in the banner above.