Government Relations

Puget Sound Educational Service District provides local, state and federal government relations support to 35 school districts in King, Pierce and Kitsap County.  We convene the 35 superintendents to discuss timely policy issues, write and distribute position papers, liaise with local government officials, and communicate about how policy impacts our school districts.

2020-21 Federal Positions


2021 State Positions

Our 2021 State Position Paper represents superintendents of the Puget Sound region, representing nearly 40% of students across Washington state. Our 2021 positions are in service of putting systems and structures in place to get students back in school for in-person learning, while mitigating risks. Positions include:

  • Access to Learning
  • Student & Staff Safety, Wellness & Health
  • Stable Support
  • Well-Equipped Staff
  • School Facilities