Teacher Appreciation

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! We want to recognize and honor all our outstanding teachers who are the heart and soul of education. Thank you, teachers, for working hard each and every day to elevate our students to become successful in school and beyond. We celebrate you today and every day!

One of just 50 schools across the country with this distinction

Redmond, Wash. – Ella Baker Elementary in Redmond has been recognized as a National School of Character. This is the first time a school from Washington state has been recognized with this award. The recognition comes from, an organization dedicated to empowering people of all ages to practice and model core values.



    Crisis Resources

    Crisis Resources


    Experiencing a crisis?

    Please contact one of the following:

    Self-care resources

    • For stress due to COVID-19
      • Washington Listens
      • Call or text: 1-833-681-0211
      • Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and weekends from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. TTY and language access services are available.
    • For people living with emotional and mental health challenges
      • WA Warm Line 
      • 877-500-WARM (877-500-9276)
      • Every day,12:30 - 9:00 p.m.