17th, Thurs., Mercer Slough Field Trip, Ms. Wivag, Mrs. Lewis and Mrs. Scott Classes
25th, Friday, School Spirit - Crazy Hat Day
27th, Sun., SnoSprings Day at Safeco Field, Texas Rangers vs. Mariners
New 1st and 2nd Grade Classrooms
The mission of Snoqualmie Springs School is to provide a safe, caring, enthusiastic, and individually challenging learning environment where each child can learn and develop at their fullest potential. As a diverse and unique learning community, we will work together to create and maximize opportunities for each child’s growth and academic success as defined by the Washington State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Setting "SnoSprings" School is located on the Sammamish Plateau, two miles northeast of downtown Issaquah and one block south of the Klahanie QFC Shopping Center, The rustic log school house is surrounded by evergreens and gardens, providing a uniquely warm, friendly and safe environment for learning.
Registration for the 2014-2015 School Year Applicationsare now being accepted from current students and new students for the 2014-15 school year. Current and alumni families have first priority for seat assignments and seats are limited. Any remaining seats will be open for new families after December 31st. Pre-K applicants must be 4 years of age by August 31st. Kindergarten applicants must be five years of age by August 31st. Is Your Private School Approved and Accredited? Before selecting a private school, make sure it is approved by the Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI). If not, and your child is attending a Kindergarten or first grade program, they may not be eligible for promotion into the next grade at another public or private elementary school. For a list of approved private schools, click Approved by OSPI .
School Satisfaction Survey During the last week of October, parents were given an opportunity to complete our Fall School Satisfaction Survey. In summary, 100% of the respondents agree that the SnoSprings Educational Program exceeds or meets their expectations. For a complete summary of the survey, including unedited parent and student comments, please click on School Satisfaction Survey Results. Students Score Two Grades Above Average At the end of the 2012-13 school year, 80% of our second grade students qualified for gifted programs in Issaquah S.D., Lake Washington S.D. and Open Window School.The June 2012 Developmental Reading Assessment Scores indicate our students are now reading at two grade levels above their current grade, on average. Click onK class or 1st Grade class to see how students improved during the school year, from September 2011 to June 2012.
Choosing a School for Your Child Selecting a private or public school for your child can be time consuming and difficult. The U.S. Department of Education has put together a 52 page publication that can assist you in making this very important decision for your child. Click on Choosing a School for Your Child for a pdf copy of the document. In addition, open our Criteria Checklist for Selecting a School, and compare SnoSprings with one or two other schools that you might have under consideration.
Our 16th annual WINTER SONGFEST, was held Thursday, December 12, 2013, at Pacific Cascade Middle School. The children performed to an audience of over 200 parents, relatives and friends. It was a night of song, dance and instrumentals all under the direction of SnoSprings School music teacher, Mrs. Connie Policar. A good number of our students have been inspired to continue with their music studies and have won local and national recognition.
We are accepting resumes from State Certified Teachers and Educational Assistants for an application/substitute pool and one month summer school assignment, July 7 through Aug 1. Please send your resume and 3 references firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you in advance for your interest in our Pre-K thru 3rd grade Foundation Education Program.