Policies, Procedures, and Info

Summit Public Schools Nondiscrimination Statement & Complaint Procedure

Summit Public Schools does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

The Compliance Coordinator, Title IX Officer, and Section 504/ADA Coordinator for Summit – Sierra is: Malia Burns, Executive Director, 1025 S. King Street, Seattle, WA, 98104, (phone) 206-999-9196, (email) mburns@summitps.org.

If you believe that you or your child has experienced unlawful discrimination or discriminatory harassment at school based on any protected class, you have the right to file a formal complaint. A full copy of the Uniform Complaint Procedure can be found below. Before filing a formal complaint, you may wish to discuss your concerns with the Compliance Coordinator of your site. This is often the fastest way to resolve your concerns.

Summit Public Schools Uniform Complaint Procedure



2018-19 School Detail Budgets

Summit Public School Sierra has completed its budget for Fiscal Year 2018-19. Please view the electronic version of the 2018-19 Budget here. In addition, the 2018-19 Budget is on file at the school and is available for review by visiting the school at 1025 S King Street, Seattle, WA 98104 during regular school hours. Copies of the 2018-19 Budget and the summary of the four-year budget plan is available by request. To obtain a copy of this information, please contact: Matthew Paolini, Director of Finance, mpaolini@summitps.org, 858-254-5745. Summit Public School Seirra reserves the right to charge a fee for copying or duplication.



Summit Public Schools: Sierra
School-Level I Parent & Family Engagement Plan: 2018-2019

Our charter school recognizes and believes in the critical role parents play in their children’s education, and we are committed to deepening the relationship and engagement between our parent community and our school. As such, our school – which acts as its own LEA – adopts, and will enact, the following LEA Title I Parent & Family Engagement Plan in compliance with Section 1116 of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This school-level plan serves as an addendum to our LEA Parent & Family Engagement Policy and provides additional detail on activities carried out by the School on an annual basis.

Read the entire School-Level I Parent & Family Engagement Plan: 2018-2019



Public Records Policy – Summit Public Schools Washington

The State of Washington’s Public Records Act was enacted to provide the people with broad access to public records. In accordance therewith, Summit Public Schools Washington, a Washington nonprofit corporation, shall use the following Public Records Act Policy regarding access to public records of Summit Washington and the schools operated by Summit Washington.

See the Public Records Policy



Students and Families Experiencing Homelessness

Summit Public Schools homeless program ensures students have access to education and can fully participate in school. We encourage student’s education by removing barriers that would limit their ability to fully engage and participate in school activities and events. We strive to partner with families to stay involved in their student’s education by providing resources and community referrals to assist with educational support services and basic needs.

If you have questions, concerns or need assistance please contact Sierra’s McKinney-Vento liaison:

Stefan Sobiek
(206) 453-2520

More Information about McKinney-Vento at Summit Public Schools