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).
Although it’s one of the wealthiest states in the country, Washington gets an “F” in terms of education spending, according to a recently released study. (Click the headline above for more information.)
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The Yakima School District is proud to report that three schools in our district have increased their percentage of students proficient on the Smarter Balanced Assessment resulting in the exit of their priority or focus school status by The Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)for the 2017-18 school year.
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