Toppenish School District

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Toppenish School District No. 202 is a public school district in Toppenish, Washington, United States. It serves the city of Toppenish, the surrounding areas in Yakima County, and members of the nearby Yakima Nation.

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In May 2017, the district had an enrollment of 4,617 students. [1]

Schools

Early learning schools

Elementary schools

Middle schools

High schools

Alternative programs

Community partners

The district has partnerships with various organizations in the community and further afield. These include: [2] [3]

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Governance

The district is governed by a board of directors elected from geographical sub-districts. Each of the five directors is elected for a term of four years. [4]

The superintendent is John Cerna. [5]

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References

  1. OSPI district report card 2016-2017. Retrieved 2018-1-18
  2. District superintendent's message Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine .. Retrieved 2013-11-12
  3. District community partners Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine .. Retrieved 2013-11-12
  4. Toppenish SD board policies webpage Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine .. Retrieved 2013-11-12
  5. District webpage Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine .. Retrieved 2013-11-12