Common Core State Standards
It’s hard to believe that even though we just started 2015 there is already talk about who might be seeking the presidency in 2016. Accordingly, don’t be surprised if you start hearing politicians, on both the local and national level, addressing school issues such as common core standards while assigning both positive and negative culpability for their implementation.
Washington State adopted the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in 2011 with full implementation beginning this current school year. (Read More)
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM West Mercer 5th Grade Band and Orchestra Assembly
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Island Park PTA Hoe Down Pizza and Salad Dinner
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Island Park PTA Hoe Down
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM "The Skin of Our Teeth" | MIHS Winter Play
Island Park is one of three elementary schools in the Mercer Island School District. It is located in the middle of the island, at 5437 Island Crest Way.
Principal David Hoffman and Associate Principal Kathy Morrison lead a staff of 65 who serve approx. 560 students. We are host of the district's English Language Learners (ELL) program and Personalized Learning Program (PLP) for students with special learning needs. Other special programs include...