Option Program Info Nights

The Community School

March 10 and 24 from 6-7 p.m.
RSVP to attend a meeting here 

Looking for a unique approach to high school? Learn about TCS and Project Based Learning, an empowering approach to high school that connects learning to the real world through collaborative projects in and around Spokane. More information at The Community School homepage.

APPLE Program

Garfield: March 3, 6:30 p.m.
Franklin: March 1, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
⇒ Register to attend 

The APPLE (Alternative Parent Participation Learning Experience) program is open to all children in grades K-6 who live within SPS boundaries. APPLE families commit to volunteer 90 hours per year in a variety of ways.

Odyssey Program 

Feb. 8 at 6 p.m.
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Current Tessera students who are considering a transition to Odyssey should attend this meeting to learn about the process. Odyssey is a full-time Highly Capable magnet program at Libby Center for fourth through eighth grade students. 

Language Immersion Program

Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.
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The Language Immersion Program at Libby currently operates within the 50/50 framework; students spend half of their time in Spanish and half of their time in English. The program started in September of 2017 with 50 students and each year the school will accept a new class of kindergarteners, allowing it to expand by one grade yearly. Eventually, this will be a full elementary program.

Spokane Public Montessori

Feb. 19 at 4 p.m.
Please RSVP to attend

Montessori is based on the belief that children learn best by doing, and that learning should occur in multi-age classrooms where children at various stages of development learn from and with each other.

North Central's Institute of Science & Technology

Feb. 17, 6-7 p.m.
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Seventh and eighth grade students from across the district can attend middle school at NCHS in the Institute of Science and Technology, the region’s leading STEM facility. Students will remain within the IST and within their own student groups for nearly all of their classes, but will be able to experience a small menu of carefully selected elective courses and some mathematic coursework with high school students from NCHS. Take a virtual tour here.

Spokane Virtual Academy

Grades K-5: Feb. 25 at 6 p.m.
Grades 6-8: Feb. 24 at 6 p.m.
Grades 9-12: Feb. 17 at 6 p.m.
Register to attend

Spokane Virtual Academy K-8 provides daily sessions with classroom teachers and specialists.Curriculum includes online and off-line materials, plus project-based learning activities. High School Spokane Virtual Academy students will sign up for SVL self-paced, instructor-led online classes, and will be scheduled into weekly virtual support labs.