Learning by Choice-Student Enrollment Options in Washington
As required by Washington state law ( RCW 28A.225.290), the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) publishes Learning by Choice every year. This guide outlines the various enrollment options for parents/guardians and students. The guide is available on the OSPI website at http://www.k12.wa.us/GeneralInfo/pubdocs/LearningByChoice2014.pdf.
Nominations accepted for Hi-Cap kindergarten
The Richland School District will be accepting nominations in September for its school-based Highly Capable Kindergarten Program. Kindergarten students enrolling in the fall of 2014 may be nominated for the program. The window to submit the Nomination-Consent Form for Kindergarten is September 1 to September 15. Contact the school office to obtain a Nomination-Consent Form or access the hyperlink above. For more information, call 967-6028.
The school-based highly-capable program is designed to meet the needs of students at each elementary school who have exceptional ability by offering challenging and enriching learning experiences through differentiated instruction. Teaching strategies include an emphasis on problem-solving, critical thinking skills, creativity skills and the development of research skills.
Nomination forms must be hand delivered to the Richland School District main office located at 615 Snow Avenue.
Hi-Cap Offerings for 2014-2015
The attached document has the current plans for highly-capable offerings for 2014-2015. Planning is still underway, and this document will be updated frequently.
Sep 18: 5:30 PM
Sacajawea gym and classrooms
Sep 19: 8:45 AM
Sep 26: 1:00 PM
Jog-a-thon Announcement Assembly
Sep 26: 7:45 AM
All-Pro Dads Breakfast
No School--Fall Professional Day
The Richland School District recently updated several policies. Notices about the updated policies are in the documents linked below.