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

PSESD News

As superintendents of the Puget Sound region representing nearly 40% of students across Washington state, 53% of whom are students of color, our unwavering focus is on students. Our 2020 legislative priorities are aimed to create opportunities for each and every student to succeed in school and in life, and to eliminate opportunity gaps based on race, income and other factors that have historically disadvantaged young people.

PSESD Report to the Community 2019

Puget Sound ESD is thrilled to announce its 2019 Report to the Community. The report highlights the opportunity gap-closing strategies we are employing in service of our End, Success for Each Child and Eliminate the Opportunity Gap by Leading With Racial Equity, and documents the latest data showing our progress.

We Support the King County Promise

On August 28, 2019, the Martin Luther King County Council passed historic legislation investing $318 million to improve educational outcomes for children and youth over the next 16 years. The investment, funded through voter-approved Sound Transit 3 proceeds, supports King County children and youth across the entire age spectrum, from early learning through postsecondary completion.