Foreign Exchange Students ~ Host Families Needed. EF Foundation for Foreign Study is searching for host families for foreign exchange students arriving in January for a half-year exchange experience, as well as half- and full-year students to arrive next fall. Open your home and open your world by contacting your local EF Foundation coordinator, Lori Larsen, or learn more about international exchange at www.effoundation.org. Students arrive proficient in English, with their own spending money and health insurance, ready to live as a part of your American family. Find out more today! You can also 'Like' us on FaceBook: EF Foundation - Inland Northwest.
Welcome to the Mary Walker School District
We are located in Springdale, Washington, a rural community in the northeast part of the State. Our district consists of 6 schools: Springdale Elementary, Springdale Middle School, Mary Walker High School, Mary Walker Alternative High School, Mary Walker Parent Partnership, and Springdale Academy. Our vision is to prepare all students for learning at the post-secondary level.
Message from the Superintendent
On behalf of all of us in the MaryWalkerSchool District, I would like to welcome you to our community. The MaryWalkerSchools have a long and distinguished history of service to children and families. We are proud of our students. They continue to achieve at high levels and make significant contributions to our community. Just as important as academic excellence, a heavy emphasis is placed on civility, citizenship, and character development.
It is our intent to deliver the very best instructional program possible to our students. Our curriculum is extensive, including college-level courses, special education options, effective student assistance programs, and a variety of enrichment opportunities.
The district provides along with other service providers, a full range of preschool choices. Our elementary school offers a full-day kindergarten program. Secondary students enjoy a full and rich selection of academic, vocational, and extracurricular programs. Counselors and teachers are available to guide students through their secondary and mid-school studies, allowing students to meet state requirements for graduation—and pursue their individual personal interests.
The Board of Education in Mary Walker is committed to excellence. The district is recognized for this commitment at both the local and state level. Our elementary has been a school of distinction for the last two years, the middle school is a College Board pre AP school and our High School Is recognized as a top 500 school in the nation college preparation.
Thank you for your interest in our schools. This Web site is designed to help you learn more about the schools and our community. Please join us as we work together to create a bright and successful future for all of our students.