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  • Current opening for Director of Early Learning

    Criteria for section includes:

    • Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Special Education, Education Administration and Supervision, or a related field.
    • Hold or qualify for a Washington State Professional Educator Certification as an Administrator or Program Manager.
    • Five years of teaching experience in the field of Early Childhood Education or Special Education (preschool experience preferred).
    • Prior building and/or central office leadership experience.
    • Bilingual (Spanish) speaking or the willingness to become conversationally fluent in Spanish within three years of hiring.

    Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be evaluated by the Human Resources Department for comparability. Position closes on Friday, November 3, 2017.

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District Announcements

District Highlights

  • October is National Principals Month

    In October, say thank you to your school's principal and assistant principal. They work hard to make your school shine!

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  • Equity in Education

    The Yakima School District recognizes and respects the uniqueness of each student, staff member and citizen within the community. Teaming together, the school community creates a learning environment that fosters fair treatment and access to educational resources and programs for all students. The American democratic system depends on equal access to the opportunities for and benefits of public education for all young people: our future leaders, voters, taxpayers, workers, parents and adult citizens (Click the Equity in Education title above for our full policy).

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Character Word of the Month

  • Character - It's Who You Are!

    Character Education Word for October:

    Engaged - The degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism, and passion that a person shows with a particular topic or activity.

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Delays and Closures

  • 10/17/17 Due to a driver shortage today, the following bus routes will be delayed 30 minutes. Routes 7, 31 and 26.
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  • 9/13/17 Route 18 (IKE, Wilson, Discovery, Garfield, Roosevelt) is delayed 15 min.

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  • 9/7/17 Bus Route 19 (Barge-Lincoln) is delayed 15-20 minutes.

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