Welcome event for new families October 5

September 7, 2016 - Families new to the Mercer Island School District this year are invited to a special welcome event from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, October 5, in the commons of the new Northwood Elementary School, 4030 86th Ave. S.E. A light dinner will be served. 

At the event families will be able to meet members of the Mercer Island School Board, Superintendent Dr. Gary Plano, and other key school district leaders. Also, community organizations, including PTA, youth sports, and childcare providers will be in attendance to offer information about their services. 

Several parents who are serving as new parent ambassadors, including some who also serve on the District's Diversity Advisory Committee, will be there to help families learn about the MISD or direct them to the resources they may need.


Contact: Craig Degginger, 206-236-4514