THE POOL AT SHELTON HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE CLOSED Friday, August 16th through Sunday, August 25th to accommodate final prep, sealing and paving of several parking lots and driveways around the campus. It is anticipated access will be restored on Monday, August 26th. Stay tuned to the Shelton School District website and Facebook page for the latest updates.
Junior high and high school sports are right around the corner! Make sure to mark your calendar with these important dates:
Shelton School District is on the search for substitute bus drivers. If you are interested, please visit the link below for more details: https://sheltonjobs.hrmplus.net/JobOpenings.aspx?fbclid=IwAR0qEMOD8SSHaSwpDhYZnSoDhXG5KSCvOvCuCfqd6TW2jUfDry966kv_iUc
As communicated earlier, 5th and 6th-grade students were to share bus routes with 7th-12th-graders due to a lack of resources. Recently, Shelton School District purchased 6 used buses from another school district. With the purchase of these buses, a majority of 5th and 6th-grade students will not share Shelton High School & Oakland Bay Jr. High's bus routes.
As of July 28, 2019, a new state law removes the personal and philosophical option to exempt children from the MMR vaccine required for school and child care attendance. Medical and religious exemptions are not affected by this new law. Based on this new law, you will need to provide updated immunization paperwork at or before the start of the 2019-2020 school year, starting on SEPTEMBER 16, 2019. Children without a medical or religious exemption will need two doses of MMR vaccine to be allowed into school.
At Evergreen Elementary, we are committed to offering exceptional education to all students, regardless of their language and background. To that end, next year, in addition to providing our Dual-Language Spanish instruction, we will also be offering All-day English option for students.
On May 8th, we wrapped up the end of a 3 part series cooking and nutrition class, called HEAT (Healthy, Economical and Tasty) Cooking Class. HEAT classes are hosted by Shelton School District and taught by Washington State University (WSU)- Mason County Extension, SNAP-Ed Nutrition program staff. During class, participants cook a meal with the help of a professional nutritionist. Some recipes that have been tested and enjoyed were a lentil and sausage stew, skillet lasagna and a vegetable stir fry.
On May 8th, 2019, past and present staff, students, families, and community members gathered to celebrate CHOICE High School’s 35th anniversary.
This past spring the fourth and fifth grade students of Bordeaux Elementary participated in an exciting program sponsored by Junior Achievement of Washington called JA BizTown. More than a one-day field trip, this program prepares students for a unique opportunity to be "adults for the day". They learn and practice elements of and skills for running a fictitious city called JA BizTown.
Dear Community and Staff:
As of June 17, 2019, we are on schedule to start school as promised by September 16, 2019.
Do you know a child who will be five years old on or before August 31? Maybe it's your neighbor, family friend or even your own child. Spread the word... now is the time to register for kindergarten.
Children turning 5 years old on or before August 31 can start kindergarten in the 2019-20 school year. Registration starts February 1, 2019.
Oakland Bay Jr. High is currently in 2nd place in Washington State for having the most students per capita passing their industry certified tests! Students have the opportunity to earn a Microsoft professional certificate in office applications such as Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
This week, Ms. Water’s 4th-grade science class was privileged to watch Granite Construction pour asphalt for Mountain View Elementary’s new playground!
Thank you to all of the family members, teachers, and staff for your support in honoring 35 students at the fourth annual Shelton School District Most Inspiring Student Award Ceremony. The students recognized, are succeeding in school despite various challenges in their lives and who have inspired others in the process. Shelton School District is proud to have such inspirational students.
On May 20th, our Career and Technical Education (CTE) students were awarded and recognized for their hard work and accomplishments this year.
Academic Calendars for the coming school year 2019-20 is now available.
On May 7th, Shelton High School students watched as their fellow classmates were removed from damaged vehicles and taken away in ambulances, police vehicles, a helicopter, and a body bag as part of the Last Dance program which is widely used in reducing teen driving fatality and serious injury.
Mason County residents may register to vote online, by mail or in-person at the Mason County Auditor’s Office.
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