Basic school information
|Day or Boarding offered||
Academic focus and philosophy
|Educational philosophy and approach to learning||
Everett Public Schools is committed to improving the district’s educational system to meet the needs of 21st century students. The district uses a data-driven continuous improvement model that provides teachers with a systematic method for delivering instruction and assessing progress so students achieve to their highest potential. Analyzing data, quality instruction, frequently assessing students for understanding, and providing real time interventions are all key parts of the model.
|Academic themes / Areas of focus||
General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
|Performing & written arts||
|World languages taught||
|Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered||
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
|Extra learning resources||
Differentiated learning programs
|Special education program details||
Through inclusive practices, the Everett Public School District provides a continuum of services and all students with any disability in their least restrictive environment. Silver Lake Elementry has resource services that can support a range of disabilities. At our school we may offer other services on the continuum to support all disabilities, however, if those services are not available they will be offered at another school in the district. http://www.everettsd.org/Page/4849
|Special education programs||
Special education resource room
|Specialized programs for specific types of special education students||
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Traumatic brain injury
Visual impairment, including blindness
Other health impairment
|English Language Learner program details||
Depending upon their, English Learners receive varying support.
Newcomers and beginners receive English language instruction. Newcomers receive native language tutoring.
Newcomers, beginners, advanced beginners and intermediates are pre-taught vocabulary, and utilize a computer-adaptive English language and literacy program.
The progress of advanced students is monitored, and support is provided as needed.
|English Language Learner programs||
|This school||State average|
|Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander||16%||7%|
|Two or more races||3%||7%|
|American Indian/Alaska Native||1%||1%|
|Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander||0%||1%|
including: Boy Scouts
|Extended care / Extended programs||
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
|Parent involvement details||
Silver Lake Elementry values parents as partners in their children's education. We encourage parent and guardians to contact teachers and administrators directly. We regularly use our website, newsletters, conferences, Blackboard and In Touch programs for communicating important information to families.
|Approach to addressing and preventing bullying||
Everett Public Schools maintains a safe, respectful and secure learning environment for all
students that is free from harassment, intimidation and bullying. Our district’s core values
include our commitment to value differences among people and treat one another respectfully.
Harassment, intimidation and bullying of students by other students, by staff members, by
volunteers, by parents or by guardians is prohibited.
School of Distinction 2010-14
Washington Achievement Award 2010-13
including: Librarian / media specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
|World languages spoken by staff||
We have a Natural Leaders parent group at Silver Lake and would like to expand it to reach a broader range of cultural groups that is more representative of our student demographics.
|Application/ enrollment process details||
Students living outside of the mapped boundaries can apply for a variance. Variances are granted based on availability.
|Ways to enroll/attend this school||
Live in the attendance zone
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
|Application submission begins||