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June is Pride Month

The Island School stands in solidarity with all our friends and families celebrating Pride this month. “Pride Month is a time to celebrate the 2SLGBTQ+ community and honor the progress made in the fight for equality. It’s also a time for community healing and self-care,” says the Rainbow Alliance and Inclusion Network. Here’s a helpful…

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Announcing our Annual Report

In the spirit of gratitude, we present our 2022-2023 Annual Report, which illustrates how every penny contributed last year supported the children and teachers of The Island School. As we moved beyond the pandemic, we renewed our dedication to reading with a “Read Every Day to 500K” challenge. Learn about our read-along journey, see smiling…

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Students Fundraise with Forest Fun Run

Fifth graders presented the concept of the Forest Fun Run fundraiser during Friday Forum, and the anticipation was palpable. Everyone wants to reach our goal of $20,000 and win an all-school Pizza Party! Families can register their students online for the October 20, 2023 event. If you’d like to contribute to the Forest Fun Run,…

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Magnolia Forest Preschool on Our Campus

Starting in the summer of 2023, we will welcome Magnolia Forest Preschool to our campus. The school is leasing our land east of the Grace Church driveway for their forest campus. The preschool serves children ages 2.5 – 5 in a mixed age outdoor program. We look forward to seeing another preschool option thrive on…

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Native Food Forest Field Guide

The Island School students partnered with Friends of the Farms to create an online field guide about the native birds, insects and plants found in the Bainbridge Island Native Food Forest located near the school. Students in kindergarten through fifth grade contributed illustrations as well as detailed descriptions of the plants and animals that live…

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