Providing every child with a high-quality education is among our most important responsibilities as a community. Educational attainment is perhaps the most powerful factor in determining whether children will reach their full potential as healthy, self-sufficient adults.
|Youth in Focus »Youth in Focus has a long history of providing a high quality arts empowerment experience to disadvantaged young people in the Seattle Area. City Year Seattle/King County »City Year's focus is to significantly reduce Seattle's high school dropout rate by helping students in high poverty urban schools stay on track, or get back on track to graduate. TAF (Technology Access Foundation) »TAF is dedicated to preparing students of color for academic and professional success in today's technology-driven world. TAF focuses on traditionally underserved communities in Seattle, offering programs that improve educational outcomes.
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Investment Initiatives Support Academic Success of Seattle Public Schools' Children
The Alliance for Education seeks to help children in Seattle Public Schools achieve academic success. The organization does this through investment initiatives related to college readiness, community engagement, school board and staff development, and data assessment.
Approximately 45 percent of the nation’s public high school graduates will be non-White by 2019-20, reflecting increases in Hispanic (41 percent) and Asian/Pacific Islander (30 percent) graduates.
|Social and Health Indicators Across King County
The Communities Count Partnership is committed to improving community health and well-being through information advocacy—providing accurate and timely reports on conditions that matter to King County residents.
School Reports and District Scorecards
Seattle Public Schools provides detailed information on how each school, and the district overall, is performing. These reports also explain what the district is doing to increase academic achievement and close the achievement gap in each school and across the district.
This report focuses on the impact of state laws, state regulations, and school district policies and practices that remove students from school and prevent them from accessing educational services due to behavior or violations of school codes of conduct.