District Announcements

    • After Two Decades of Service, Backlund Accepts ESD Position

      The Selah School District has announced that Superintendent Shane Backlund has informed the Board of Directors that the 2021-22 school year will be his last in Selah.  Backlund is in his tenth year as Selah’s Superintendent, after dedicating eleven years to other administrative roles within the District.  Please See Article

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    • Community Collaboration Event

      School District Finance and Budgeting 101

      Wednesday, December 15

      5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

      District Board Room

      See Here for Details

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    • Winter Weather and Selah Schools

      Ole' Man Winter is lurking!  That means there are often operating decisions that must be made.  Many factors account for winter school decisions.  Please see more

      See the alternative snow/winter weather routes here

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    • Driver Shortage May Cause Bus Delays

      As the District is being faced with driver shortages every day, it is the intent to continue providing transportation services instead of canceling routes.  Please see information regarding potential transportation delays and how they may affect bus routes.  Please See Here.  Please read the message in its entirety before calling Transportation.    

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    • Hit the Road with the Selah School District

      Sign-Up to be a Bus Driver!

      Work with Kids!  Comprehensive Training!  Paid CDL!  Competitive Wages!

      Please See Here for More Information.    En Español.

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    • Join the Selah School District Team!

      Substitute Positions Available!

      Selah Schools are recruiting for ALL sub positions!

      For more information, please access here.

       Join the Viking Team today!  To begin the application process please access https://selahjobs.hrmplus.net.

      Get ready for a Sub Palooza on January 26, 2022.

      If you have any questions, please contact the District Office at 698-8000.  

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    • We Have an App for That...

      Download our District app!

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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.

    Points of Pride

    • The Baby-Sitter Club Teaches Childcare Basics!

      With their version of the Baby-Sitters Club, a trio of Selah Middle School students spearheaded an event focused on the basics of child care. Gigi Gamache, Makenna Heinle, and Clare Richards, students in the school’s FCCLA club, organized and hosted a Babysitting Basics Training this fall.

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    • SIS Student Earns Selah "Gnomination!"

      Our Selah students do amazing things! Congratulations goes to Elin Gavic, a fourth-grader in Jacqlyn Scoggin’s classroom at Selah Intermediate School.

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    • A Run with the Selah Intermediate School Vikings!

      Selah Intermediate students were on the run this fall as they laced up their running shoes and set the pace as over 170 third, fourth and fifth graders participated in the school’s Annual Run with the Vikings event.

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    • We Thank Our School Administrators!

      In October, the Selah School District celebrated National Principals Appreciation Month. In acknowledging our building administrators for their leadership and commitment to cultivating quality and equitable learning environments, we have some thank-you celebrations to share.

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