Rotary's Students of the Month
Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island honored Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor High School students at the club’s twice yearly Student of the Month dinner Monday, March 2 at the Wing Point Golf & Country Club.    

Because of our schools, Bainbridge Island is rated as one of "The Best Towns in Washington for Raising Kids." 
BHS, Eagle Harbor High School and Blakely Elementary School win State's highest honor with the Washington Achievement Awards.



  • Diane Leonetti: District selects ‘right person at the right time’ to lead Special Services

    Longtime BISD Instructional Support Services coordinator, occupational therapist and special education expert will assume executive director position July 1.

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  •  BISD nutrition program

    5 reasons to give school lunches a try

    BISD school lunches can help ensure your child is getting his or her proper nutrition. In addition to serving a wide variety of fresh vegetables, school cafeterias offer whole-grain bread, brown rice and whole-grain pasta dishes.

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  • Learn how to become a school board member

    The Washington State School Directors’ Association will hold free workshops in March, April and May. Online registration is required. Three BISD board member positions are up for election. The final day for candidates to file for office is May 15.

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  •  BHS graduation

    What does college- and career-ready mean?

    Being "college- and career-ready" ultimately means K-12 education has prepared students for their next steps, that all doors remain open to them as they continue to pursue their education and their careers. Common Core helps ensure students are ready for either path.

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  •  Duane Fish

    Michigan educator will become Bainbridge High School’s new principal

    After an extensive search, the Bainbridge Island School District is pleased to announce the selection of Duane Fish as the new principal of Bainbridge High School, effective July 1, 2015. Fish currently serves as principal of Lawrence Jr./Sr. High School in Lawrence, Michigan.

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    Getting to the core of Smarter Balanced assessments

    In Washington, State Superintendent Randy Dorn began the transition to Common Core standards in 2011. Washington school districts fully implemented the standards during the 2013-2014 school year. The next step will take place this spring when third- to eighth-grade and 11th-grade students take a new test designed to measure our students’ progress on the state’s new learning standards.

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  • Kitsap Public Health District letter on pertussis

    The Kitsap Public Health District is reporting an increase in pertussis (whooping cough). Since July there have been 34 cases of pertussis in Kitsap County, with 12 cases diagnosed on Bainbridge Island within the last three months. Given the number of reported cases on Bainbridge Island, Kitsap Public Health officials have asked us to distribute the following letter.

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