District Announcements

    • Selah School District Learning Community, (4/6/2020)

      Hello students, staff and families.  I hope you are adjusting somewhat to at-home life and staying healthy during this pandemic that is impacting all of us.  I have some news to share that will affect the remainder of the school year.

      Today, Governor Jay Inslee officially closed all schools for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year... Please click here to read full message

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    • April 2, 2020

      Selah School District Learning Community,

      Today, at 5:00 PM, Governor Jay Inslee announced an extension of the “Stay Home-Stay Healthy” order through May 4.  We are not sure how this impacts the remainder of the school year yet, but we do know that we will not be coming back to school until at least May 4.

      We will communicate once we have more information.  Until then, stay safe and stay healthy. Take care, everyone.


      Shane Backlund, Superintendent

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    • Dear Selah School District Learning Community, ( 3/27/20)
      I hope this message finds you healthy and safe during these uncertain times.  The stay-at-home order by the Governor has put a strain on everyone, but as an essential service provider the District has been working hard to continue its meal service, child care for first responders and healthcare workers, as well as establishing academic resources for students.  I’m proud of the work we’ve accomplished to this point..


       * Academic Resource Update Included*

       *Internet Access Resources Included*


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    • COVID-19 Coronavirus Information & Updates. 

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    • The 2020 Census is almost upon us.

      Census 2020 is approaching.  Being counted as part of the Census is important to educational funding.  Please access https://2020census.gov/en for information about the 2020 Census.  Please access the following links for additional information. 

      Census Information

      En Español

      Census Information for Children Under Age 5

      Census Fast Facts

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    • If you were unable to attend our Kindergarten Parent Meeting, or would like to view the information presented again, please click the link below to view our presentation.

      Kindergarten Parent Informational Meeting 


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    • Hello, Viking Nation! Click the link below to view the most recent Viking Vibe episode of the 19-20 school year! This episode provides a short mid-year update on happenings throughout the District.  Click Here To Watch!

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    News Updates


    • Welcome to the Selah School District—Home of the Vikings

      In Selah, our school district is an important entity in the community and works with the City, local businesses, and various organizations to build a stable education system which helps develop a strong community overall.  Selah patrons have a solid reputation of supporting their schools. 

      The Selah School District serves approximately 3,500 students and is comprised of the Robert Lince Early Learning Center, John Campbell Primary School, Selah Intermediate School, Selah Middle School, Selah High School and Selah Academy.  Additionally, the District has a HomeLink Center as well as other alternative learning opportunities. 

      Our District is committed to achievement and its core purpose of ensuring high levels of learning for every student.  Also, staff and students follow the Viking Way, a culture of achievement where the foundation of the District’s beliefs emphasize that every student is worthy and capable of making meaningful contributions to his or her communities, strong character is at the heart of preparing our students for lifelong success, and in a culture of excellence every student graduates on time prepared for college and career opportunities.

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