Meet George.


Meet George.

I’m a founding student and eighth grader at Rainier Prep. I live in Burien with my brother and our parents, who immigrated from Vietnam. My…


Meet Shauna.

We need to shift away from the expectation of failure to seeing teen parents as the amazing hard-working, strong adults that they are capable of…


Meet Chastity.

My role makes it possible for my school to serve the whole student, the whole family. As Director of Operations, my role covers everything outside…


Meet Ayanna.

To me, being a leader is all about activating the leadership in others. I’ve been working in public education for eleven years, first as a…


Meet Jessica.

This is my seventh year teaching, and my third time being part of a founding team at a charter public school. My heart just goes…


Impact | Puget Sound Elementary Opens in Tukwila

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At Washington’s charter public schools, talented educators are transforming classrooms and communities. Washington’s law is ranked among top in the nation for its high level…


What we mean when we talk about “Community”

By Derek Dias and Francesca McDaniel, WA Charters Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Team Imagine your community. What does it look like? Is it a…


Four Questions for Debra Sullivan, Founder of Ashé Prep

Recently, we sat down with Debra Sullivan, founder Washington’s newest charter school – Ashé Prep – which is set to open in 2019. Here’s what we…


Our Statement on the Trump Administration’s Family Separation Policy and Executive Order

Today, it has been reported that the President will issue an executive order ending family separation on the US/Mexico border, the direct result of a…


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More than 90 strong at the Intergenerational High School public forum tonight. Heartfelt voices of many parents and partners in the community were heard in support for the school, proposed to launch in Bellingham in 2020. ... See MoreSee Less

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