In order to protect the health and safety of our team, ESD 112 offices are closed to the public; however many employees are working remotely and we continue to provide vital services. Click to see which ESD 112 services have been affected.
The ESD 112 communications team and partner school districts were awarded 12 state public relations, marketing, graphic design, social media and website awards – including “Best in Category” Perfect Score– at the 2021 Washington School Public Relations Association’s (WSPRA) awards ceremony. [...]
Three students from school districts in the ESD 112 region were recognized at the 48th Annual Superintendent’s Art Show on Thursday, May 20, 2021. The State Art Show was held virtually for the second year in a row, and [...]
In the midst of an unprecedented year, Educational Service District 112 presented regional awards on behalf of the Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA) to honor and recognize outstanding educational administrators and community members who have made extraordinary contributions to [...]
In conjunction with public health directives, school districts throughout Southwest Washington are developing plans to return to full-time, in-person learning this fall. Last week, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) published guidance for the 2021-2022 school year, stating that [...]
The safe transport of students requires using an appropriate type of vehicle and driver for every situation. While the most common and safest mode of school-sponsored transport for students is by school bus with a properly trained driver, numerous alternative [...]
Although this spring has been drier than most so far, wet spring weather can lead to mold and moisture issues in school buildings. Proactive moisture control practices are the key to controlling indoor mold growth. Molds are a major source [...]
Washington Governor Jay Inslee visited Clark College to show his support for Career Launch programs. His visit included meeting students and industry partners involved in the programs that Career Connect SW helped to endorse, including Land Survey & Geomatics with [...]
In response to recent data and studies that show the risk of contracting COVID-19 via contact with surfaces is low, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is relaxing its exposure-prevention guidance on cleaning and disinfecting. Cleaning and disinfecting [...]
Earlier this week, Washington Senator Patty Murray (D) held a roundtable discussion about the need for a federal investment to electrify the nation’s school buses. Murray was joined by school and utility officials from across the state, including Brett Blechschmidt, [...]
ESD 112 acknowledges and honors the traditional lands of the Cowlitz and Chinook Tribes, Lower Columbia Peoples, Shoalwater Bay Tribe and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation, on which our school districts reside in what is now Southwest Washington. We pay respect to the elders and caretakers that have stewarded these lands throughout generations and that are still here today.