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.
Lake Stevens School District is committed to protecting the health of our students, staff and guests. We have partnered with the Washington State Department of Health, the Snohomish Health District and the Snohomish Public Utility District to ensure that the water quality problems found in other communities and school districts does not happen in Lake Stevens. We are in the process of creating a comprehensive plan to test our schools’ drinking water for lead.
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.