Alternative Learning Department

Alternative Learning Department Vision: Foster innovative, dynamic, and legitimate learning opportunities in nontraditional settings through:

  • Alignment with state learning standards
  • Accountability to performance measures
  • Improved equity in access and student achievement

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Parents and Students
Overview of alternative learning options.

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Alternative Learning Experience
Rules, guidance and supports for learning outside a traditional classroom.

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Online Learning
Rules, guidance, and supports for learning online.

Additional Resources

ALE Part-time Assessment Participation

Full-day Kindergarten in ALE


Attendance and Truancy in ALE (Video 18.48)


   Updated 12/5/2017

Old Capitol Building, PO Box 47200, 600 Washington St. S.E., Olympia, WA    98504-7200    360-725-6000  TTY 360-664-3631
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