Quick Links for Parents:
To: Parents and guardians of students in Issaquah School District
New Teacher Website Tool Survey
A leadership advisory team has formed to explore a replacement for Connect as the teacher website tool. As part of our selection process we would like to hear from parents about what they would like in a classroom web tool.
Our goals include finding a tool that:
Please take a few minutes to complete the survey by clicking this link: https://forms.gle/p2uzAikAsJHdZ55P7
Head lice is a common childhood nuisance. Early identification and treatment are essential to reducing the spread of head lice. Please check your child’s head every 7-10 days for the presence of lice. Things to look for:
If you find signs of head lice, (live lice and/or nits/eggs), please notify the School Nurse.
Kim Rocco RN, School Nurse 425-837-7408
Sunny Hills Parent Site Council Reps. Needed
We are seeking one primary ( K - 2nd grade) and one Secondary (3rd - 5th grade) parent representative to join the Sunny Hills Site Council. This is a two year commitment. We meet about 4 times a year, for about an hour. If you are interested or would like
more information click
4th Annual Issy Kids Triathlon! Sunday, June 2, at the Issaquah Community Center and Julius Boehm Pool. This just-for-fun untimed “race” is for kids, ages 6-12. Start with a party and end with a celebration! Check-in begins at noon. First
wave of kids jumps into the pool at 1:00pm. Preregister with Issaquah Parks & Recreation at 425-837-3300 or
Bus Drivers Needed – We’re Hiring!
Schools all across the country are experiencing a shortage of school bus drivers. This is true in the Issaquah School District as well. The ISD offers paid training and a competitive wage of up to $25.38/hour. Drivers may work part time or up to 40
hours. Full benefits include medical, dental, and vision. Drivers work a school calendar and schedule. If you or someone you know is interested, please call 425-837-6327 for more information or
apply online by clicking here. Classes will be starting soon.
Issaquah Schools Foundation
Dining for Kids – June 5th
The Issaquah Schools Foundation invites you to Dining for Kids! Join us for lunch, happy hour, or dinner, on
Wednesday, June 5th at Levitate Gastropub on Front Street in Issaquah (parking lot in back). If the sun is out the outdoor patio and umbrellas will be open, so join us for some fresh focused, locally sourced, and scratch made bites. Reservations
accepted. Levitate Gastropub will generously donate a portion of your bill to the Foundation!
Tools4School is a partnership between the Issaquah Schools Foundation and Issaquah Food & Clothing bank to provide new backpacks filled with school supplies for Issaquah School District K-12 students who need financial support. You can help provide the
backpacks and supplies by donating online here. If you, or someone you know needs help with school supplies, participants can register
Emily Whitman will talk at the Admin Building Board Rooms, from 6:30 to 7:30. It is most applicable for parents and teachers of students in grades 3 – 8, but others will like it too. The flyer is attached
Exceptional Placement Math Test for Incoming 6th grade students.
Exceptional Placement provides an additional acceleration option for students who are ready to skip CC 7/8 and begin middle school in CC 8/Algebra 1. Interested students must demonstrate sufficient mastery of CC 7/8 concepts and skills on a district-administered
assessment. The exceptional placement assessment will be offered to interested students on Wednesday, June 19 from 2:00-4:00
OR Wednesday, June 26 from 4:00-6:00 at the Issaquah Middle School Library. *Since CC6 math is taught in the 5th grade MERLIN program, 5th grade MERLIN students will take the CC 7/8 Math Mastery Assessment test in their classrooms
To register to take the Exceptional Placement assessment please complete the sign up at
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScMtYzRkyNU2rTip-OQT4xEdrGsdTgwYledJk2_p3322xSa0Q/viewform?usp=sf_link by June 7. Once a student has qualified for Exceptional Placement, parents make the final determination of whether or not to accept that placement.
Further information will be provided to families of students who qualify for Exceptional Placement to help inform this decision. More information can be found at
http://www.issaquah.wednet.edu/academics/core/math/middle/mathEP or you may contact Susan Ford at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-377-7051.