Kirkland, Wash. – The U.S. Department of Education announced today that Carl Sandburg Elementary and Discovery Community School are among the 2020 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools award honorees.
Child Care Resources
We know that this extended school closure will impact many of our families. The district has worked with community partners to provide child care for students in grades K-5. Priority will go to health care providers and first responders.
The YMCA and Boys & Girls Clubs of King County are providing care for families in our district that need care. They have multiple locations to choose from. See below for contact and registration information.
Use the links below to register for programs by location:
Use these Visual Instructions to assist you with registering. This is a NEW process to allow flexibility for families by providing daily options. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
First responders and health care providers of direct services will have $0 fees for this program. Please send an email to email@example.com before registering to receive your special coupon code to zero out the payment.
If families are in economic distress or just need additional support to complete critical work, the Y will provide scholarships and they can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Boys & Girls Clubs of King County
Programs are available at their Kirkland and Sammamish locations. There is a joining fee of $50. The organization is waiving the daily cost of $25 per person for health care providers and first responders until school districts reopen.
Care for Pre-K
At this time, the following centers have ability to take on additional pre-K students during the school closure:
6534 E Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE, Redmond, WA 98052
Rose Hill KinderCare
15202 Redmond Way, Redmond, WA 98052