Are you prepared for a winter that could be colder and/or more wet than normal? The Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management suggests that you should expect the worst and be prepared. Stock up on extra food, medicine and other high-demand consumables; keep gutters, drains and ditches free of leaves and debris; trim deadwood branches from trees and get yourself a good snow shovel.
Below are important district links and information to help you prepare. We encourage you to print out and familiarize yourself with this important information:
The Snohomish School District Board of Directors approved resolutions at a meeting on November 13 that will put two measures on the ballot for the February 11, 2014, election:
What they will do
Property tax exemptions
Senior and disabled citizens who meet certain income requirements may be exempt from part or all of local school levy taxes. To learn more, visit www.assessor.snoco.org or call the Snohomish County Assessor’s Office at (425) 388-3433.
For more information about Snohomish School District budget, levy information and school funding, visit the district's website or contact Tom Laufmann, Executive Director of Business Services, at (360) 563-7239 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To request an informational session about either or both of the levies, please contact the district's Communications Office at (360) 563-7263 or email@example.com.
Want to learn more about the Snohomish Aquatic Center and its January 2014 grand opening? We have some great ways you can stay up to date on the latest:
This fall, our district 5th graders will join more than 6,000 Snohomish County students to participate in Gear Up & Go. Gear Up & Go, an initiative of the Snohomish County Health Leadership Coalition, is designed to support efforts underway already in schools, community organizations and at home. The goal is to boost levels of healthy activity tied to personal health and academic performance. Every school district in Snohomish County is participating.
Our district schools will begin launch the Gear Up & Go program beginning November 2013. Prior to individual school program launch, 5th grade families will receive communication from the school district and student schools. Participation in this program is limited to 5th grade students. Participation is free and voluntary.
As part of Gear Up & Go, the Snohomish County Health Leadership Coalition has secured important health partners to help students get moving, including:
For more information about the Gear Up & Go program, please visit these resources:
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.
Snohomish School District #201 complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender or disability.
Special thanks to Snohomish community member Todd Elvig for providing the photos in the banner above.