Spate of Puget Sound region K-12 schools return to remote learning

Jan 13, 2022, 3:56 PM | Updated: Jan 21, 2022, 7:08 am
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Many children in King County and throughout the Puget Sound region are moving back to remote learning as some individual schools announce temporary pauses on in-person instruction until the latest wave of COVID-19 subsides.

For more information, check your school and district’s website.

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Seattle Public Schools

Aki Kurose Middle School: Shifted to remote learning Jan. 13. In-person instruction expected to resume Monday, Jan. 24.

Broadview-Thomson K-8: The elementary classes switched to remote learning Jan. 14, expecting to be back in person Jan. 24. Grades 6-8 will continue in-person.

Cleveland High School: Shifted to remote learning Jan. 21, expecting in-person to resume Jan. 31.

Franklin High School: After being expected to resume in-person learning Jan. 20, the school has decided to stay in remote learning for the rest of the week. Remote learning began Jan 12. In-person learning will now resume Jan. 24, with normal schedules.

Lowell Elementary: Remote learning began Jan. 12. In-person to resume Jan. 24 at the earliest.

Meany Middle School: Moved to remote instruction Jan. 14. First day back to in-person instruction expected to be Jan. 24.

Mercer International Middle School: Moved to remote instruction Jan. 14, with the first day back in person expected to be Jan. 24.

Olympic Hills Elementary School: Switched to remote learning Jan. 14. Remote instruction will continue for five school days, with the first day expected for in-person instruction Jan. 24.

South Shore PK-8 School: Remote instruction began Jan. 13. First day back expected to be Jan. 24.

Viewlands Elementary: Switched to remote learning Jan. 19. The school says it will continue remote instruction for 10 calendar days, with the first day back in person expected to be Jan. 31.

Northshore School District

Bothell High School: Remote learning began Jan. 12. In-person instruction paused until Jan. 24.

Lake Washington School District

Eastlake High School: Moved to remote learning Jan. 12. In-person instruction to resume Jan. 24.

Juanita High School: Currently holding remote learning. In-person instruction will resume Jan. 24.

Lake Washington High School: Temporarily in a remote learning model, with in-person instruction expected to resume Jan. 24.

Redmond High School: Started remote learning Jan. 11, with in-person learning to resume Jan. 24.

Edmonds School District

College Place Elementary: Shifted to remote learning Jan. 14, and is planning to return to in-person learning Jan. 24.

Scriber Lake High School: Currently in remote learning, and expected to return in-person Jan. 24.

North Beach School District

All schools: The entire district will not be offering school in-person or remotely Jan. 19-21. This is due to a “high absentee rate among students and staff, primarily due to COVID activity.”

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

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Spate of Puget Sound region K-12 schools return to remote learning