Timely Messages from the Principal
Friday, May 26th - Snow Make-Up Day (SCHOOL IS IN SESSION)
Monday, May 29th - Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL on Monday)
School will resume on Tuesday, May 30th
|Friday, June 2nd, 7:30-9:00am @ IP MPR
Please join us for this popular IP event hosted by the Mercer Island Schools Foundation! There is no cost to attend, however donations to the MISF 2017 BRIDGE campaign would be greatly appreciated. Pieces (and even entire rolls!) of duct tape to attach Mr. Hamp to the wall will be available for purchase. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult to attend. NO drop offs, please!
May 19, 2017 - Consistent with the District’s 2016-17 School Calendar, the two school weather-related makeup days for the February closures will be Friday, May 26 and Friday, June 16, which is the last day of school.
April 27, 2017 - Mercer Island High School has received a gold medal ranking among the nation’s Best High Schools in the 2017 annual rankings by U.S. News & World Report for student achievement. Read more...
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM MIHS Boys Lacrosse in state finals
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Instructional Materials Committee Mtg.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM MIHS Spring Concert III (Beginning Steel Drums, Jazz Choir, Jazz Bands)
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Paraeductor/Bus Driver Training
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM MIHS 8th Grade Transition Morning
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM MIHS PTSA General Meeting
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM IP General PTA Meeting and Volunteer Recognition
Island Park is one of four K-5 schools in the Mercer Island Schools. It is located mid-island, at 5437 Island Crest Way.
Principal David Hoffman and Associate Principal Lisa Deen lead a staff of 65 who serve approximately 388 students (as of October 3, 2016). Programs hosted at Island Park include an English Language Learners (ELL) program; the Personalized Learning Program (PLP) for students with special learning needs; a Special Education Resource Room; Counseling, LAP (remedial reading); technology integrated classrooms; music, art, Spanish, library, and PE specialists; technology TOSAs; a tuition-based foreign language program; student council; before school choir, band and orchestra programs; and after school clubs including chess, Robotics, and art clubs.