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BIPOC, Bilingual, and Special Education Community Forums

BIPOC, Bilingual, and Special Education Community Forums:

A series of community forums are being held to help current SPS families who have students with IEPs. The sessions are organized by affinity groups, assuring a safe environment for families to share, and prioritizing the voices of families furthest from educational justice. All sessions will …

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Curbside Checkout from Cascadia Library

The library is re-opening for curbside checkout! Students will now be able to check out books from our school library and pick them up in front of the school at designated times. The first pick-up time is August 31 between 4:00 to 6:00 PM.

There are instructions on this page for how to search …

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Internet Access and School Materials


Seattle Housing Authority Back-to-School Events:

The Seattle Housing Authority is sponsoring several “Back-to-School” events focused on internet access sign ups and issuing of other school materials. More information about receiving computers and other devices will be announced by the district soon.

Rainier Vista Neighborhood House – August 22nd 1-3pm

New Holly – August …

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Twice Exceptional Students Seminar

The Western Kentucky University Center for Gifted Studies is hosting the Twice Exceptional Students Seminar on September 23rd and 24th.

Day 1: Twice-Exceptional Students: An Introduction – Who Are They? What Do They need?

Day 2: Addressing the Social-Emotional Needs of Twice-Exceptional Students.

You can find out more about the seminar and register

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Teacher of the Week

Congratulations to Mr. Bass for being honored as teacher of the week by The Week Junior magazine!

If you don’t have a subscription, you can read the digital version of the magazine here: The Week Junior, Digital Version

Seattle Special Education Free Webinars

Back to School Backpack Series 


Seattle Special Education PTSA is hosting a free series of webinars which begin August 17th. The Back to School Backpack Series events are free and open to anyone.

The SSEPTSA has teamed with presenters from the UW Haring Center, The ARC of King County, Microsoft Accessibility, Seattle Parks’ Specialized …

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Dragon Directory 2020-21 Launch – Please Sign Up

Summary: Please go fill out the Email and Directory Sign-Up Form. We are working on getting the directory out fast and early this year.

Every fall the Cascadia PTA asks our parent community to fill out an Email and Directory Sign-Up Form. From this form, we build:

1. The email lists used for …

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Summary of the Aug 7 Principal’s Coffee Chat, New FAQ Page

Five Ticonderoga Pencils

On August 7, Principal Mackey and Assistant Principal Clagg hosted a Coffee Chat to answer some questions they’ve been hearing from parents, and to update everyone on plans for the fall.  The PTA took notes and here they are:

In addition, there is a new Fall 2020 FAQ page where the PTA will …

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Cascadia Face Masks!

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with our Spiritwear vendor to design custom face masks for our Cascadia Dragons!! When the pandemic hit, Staci Woo quickly pivoted her business to make masks for frontline workers. They have donated masks for thousands of essential workers and she has been a consistent voice in …

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Free Kid’s Play About Racism

A Play About Racism:

The world-premiere of A Kid’s Play About Racism is being promoted as a groundbreaking online performance recommended for ages pre-K and up. It aims to explain what racism is, how to know it when you see it, and how you can help prevent it.

This new work is directed by award-winning …

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