Success For Each Child & Eliminate the Opportunity Gap by Leading with Racial Equity

Statements in Support of Immigrant & Refugee Families

Higher Education Institutions

Antioch University
https://www.antioch.edu/new-england/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2017/02/Letter-from-Chancellor-reExecutive-Order-on-Immigration-Ban-1.pdf

Bellevue College
https://www.bellevuecollege.edu/news/2017/02/01/supporting-our-international-bc-community-members/

Cascadia College
http://www.cascadia.edu/discover/news/2017/013017_cascadiaresponsetoexecutiveorder.aspx

Cornish College
http://www.cornish.edu/news/article/we_all_thrive_in_an_interconnected_world/

Highline College
http://libguides.highline.edu/immigrationresources/index
http://libguides.highline.edu/immigrationresources/news

Lake WA Institute of Tech

http://www.lwtech.edu/about/diversity/
http://www.lwtech.edu/about/diversity/docs/lwtech-2016-12-08-sbctc-and-wactc-daca-letter-to-president-electtrump.pdf
http://www.lwtech.edu/about/diversity/docs/lwtech-2016-12-09-amy-letter-to-community.pdf

Northwest University
https://www.northwestu.edu/blog/immigration-symposium/

Pacific Lutheran University
http://www.plu.edu/president/news/2017/01/20/an-open-letter-on-access-for-all-students/
https://www.plu.edu/president/news/2017/01/30/president-krises-open-letter-of-support-for-muslimcommunity/
https://www.plu.edu/dcenter/undocumented-student-resources/

Renton Technical College
http://www.rtc.edu/news-RTC-confirms-commitment-to-all

St Martins University
https://www.stmartin.edu/news-events/news/saint-martins-presidents-letter-community-regarding-immigrationexecutive-order

Seattle Pacific University
http://spu.edu/about-spu/news/articles/2017/jan/executive-order-message

Seattle University
https://law.seattleu.edu/newsroom/2017-news/korematsu-center-condemns-president-trumps-executive-orderrestricting-immigration
https://www.seattleu.edu/president/update/statement-by-the-president-on-immigration-executive-order.html

Evergreen State College
https://evergreen.edu/news/post/statement-president-george-bridges-evergreen-state-college-actions-defenseour

University of Public Sound
https://www.pugetsound.edu/about/office-of-the-president/messages-to-campus/update-on-resourcesregarding-support-for-undocumented-individual/

University of Washington
http://www.washington.edu/president/2017/03/06/supporting-international-scholars-and-students/


School District Superintendents

Bellevue
https://bsd405.org/bigpicture/wp-content/uploads/sites/10/2015/05/EnglishFAQ-on-Immigration-Status-2017.pdf 

Federal Way
https://www.fwps.org/cms/lib/WA01919399/Centricity/Domain/821/Superintendent Letter to Families  - Safe Inclusive Env FINAL.pdf

Highline
https://www.highlineschools.org/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&DomainID=4&ModuleInstanceID=2075&ViewID= 047E6BE3-6D87-4130-8424-D8E4E9ED6C2A&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=24412&PageID=1
https://www.highlineschools.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=10354

Lake Washington
http://www.lwsd.org/about-us/superintendent/superintendents-message-february-2017

Northshore
https://www.nsd.org/Page/29868 (February 24th message)

Puget Sound Educational Service District
Federal Position Paper in Support of Immigrant & Refugee Students and Families

Puyallup
https://www.puyallup.k12.wa.us/UserFiles/Servers/Server_141067/File/Departments/Communications%20&%20Information/Publications/Connectivity/2.3.17.docx

Renton
http://www.rentonschools.us/Page/3184

Seattle
http://www.seattleschools.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=627&pageId=19863334

Shoreline
http://www.shorelineschools.org/Page/2276
http://www.shorelineschools.org/Domain/1090

Tacoma
https://www.tacomaschools.org/news/Pages/Safe-Zones.aspx

Tukwila
https://tukwilaschools.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/CooganColumnFeb2017.pdf

 

School Boards

Bainbridge Island
http://www.bisd303.org/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&DomainID=4&ModuleInstanceID=4298&ViewID=047E6BE 3-6D87-4130-8424-D8E4E9ED6C2A&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=22237&PageID=1

Federal Way
http://www.federalwaymirror.com/news/federal-way-school-board-passes-proclamation-in-response-to-studentsfear-of-deportation/
https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/3227555/2016-16-Inclusive-Environment-Resolution-11-20-16.pdf

Highline
https://www.highlineschools.org/cms/lib07/WA01919413/Centricity/domain/93/2016-17-photos/january/R01- 17.English.pdf

Puget Sound Educational Service District
Resolution in Support of Immigrant and Refugee Students and Families

Seattle
https://www.seattleschools.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=627&pageId=20600534
https://suepeters4schoolboard.org/tag/executive-orders/
https://www.seattleschools.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_543/File/Board%20Resolution%20201617%2012.pdf

Tacoma
http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/education/article130505089.html

 

Elected Officials

Laurie Jinkins, Joe Fain, Jessyn Farrell
http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/inslee-democratic-lawmakers-look-to-protect-data-forimmigrants-refugees-in-trump-era/

Derek Stanford
http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/inslee-signs-order-limiting-states-involvement-in-immigrationenforcement/

Shelley Kloba
http://sdc.wastateleg.org/palumbo/2017/02/03/1st-ld-legislators-respond-jointly-to-federal-executive-orderpertaining-to-refugees-immigrants/

Democratic Members of WA State Legislature Letter (74)
http://housedemocrats.wa.gov/tmp/2017/01/Letter-Regarding-Executive-Order-Protecting-the-Nation-fromForeign-Terrorist-Entry-into-the-United-States.pdf

Advocacy Groups

Congressional Black Caucus
Statement on Public Charge Proposal

Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus 
Statement on Public Charge Proposal

Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Statement on Public Charge Proposal