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State of Our Schools 2024

Join Superintendent Tolley as he shares Northshore's important initiatives and successes from 2022-23, and how learning has been extended for students via partnership, family connection, and community.

Click here to watch the 2024 State of Our Schools

Northshore Celebrates
Black History Month

This is an opportunity for all staff, administrators, and students to celebrate and center the voices, lived experience, and significant contributions of Black individuals and communities - past and present.

Click here for resources and to Learn More

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Preparing for Inclement Weather

With the weather getting colder, we want to make sure you are prepared for school closures and delays due to inclement weather. Click on the link below and take the time now to prepare for unexpected weather.

Click here for winter weather reminders

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Mental Health Awareness

You are not alone. There are community supports for mental health, suicide prevention, substance abuse, self-harm and more.

Learn More About Our Resources 


New to Northshore?

We are committed to equity, to safety and supports for students and adults, and to building on the strengths and addressing the needs of the whole child.

News & Events

Superintendent’s Blog

To keep families, staff, and community members up to date with all of the great things happening in Northshore, Superintendent Michael Tolley maintains a weekly blog.

See What's Happening

Our actions are grounded in a strong belief in the capacity of every student to achieve academic and social-emotional success that prepares them to thrive in a world yet to be imagined.

Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan represents months of community conversations to help define clear strategic goals, determine how to measure them, and identify instructional techniques that will bring them to life in the classroom.

Read the Strategic Plan

Equity & Diversity

We are committed to ensuring that all students are provided equitable opportunities to learn in an environment where they are nurtured and supported to succeed at high levels throughout their K-12 experiences and beyond.

Learn About Equity & Diversity

Safety & Security

We take proactive measures to protect the safety of all our students and staff members.

Learn About Safety & Security

Tax Dollars at Work

Growth brings new families looking for the excellent education and opportunities provided by Northshore School District.

Learn About Our Bond & Levies


A successful school system works in partnership with students, parents, staff and community members.

Learn How You Can Make a Difference

School Board

School Board members exemplify citizen ownership and decision-making in the schools. They volunteer hundreds of hours and an immeasurable amount of energy to assure that schools are providing the best education for children.

Meet the School Board

Northshore By The Numbers

36 Schools

20 elementary schools, 6 middle schools, 4 comprehensive high schools, 6 choice schools.

22k Students

We serve students in Bothell, Kenmore, Woodinville, and unincorporated King and Snohomish counties.

$11 Million

The Class of 2022 earned over $11 million in scholarship awards.

Est. 1959

In 1959, Woodinville and Bothell school districts joined together to form Northshore.