LSSD officials, under the guidance of the Washington State Department of Health, the Snohomish Health District and the Snohomish Public Utility District, have created a comprehensive plan to test school drinking water for lead. Testing will begin Sept. 28 and will be concluded in mid-October. Results will be shared at that time.
After careful thought and consideration, and at the advice of our architects, engineers, attorneys and the contracting community, we have determined that attempting to open the new elementary school in the fall of next year is no longer prudent or responsible. We are now planning on a January 2018 opening following Winter Break.
Glenwood, Mt. Pilchuck and Skyline Elementary Schools each received a 2015 Washington Achievement Award from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education. These three schools are among 258 schools across the state that received Washington Achievement Awards for 2015.