Parent and Community Involvement
Parent and community engagement is key to student success. All parents, family and community members are invited to be involved in our school. We offer a variety of ways for interested individuals to support our students. Some examples include joining our parent organization, volunteer tutoring, chaperoning field trips, serving as a site council member and helping with school special events. Please contact us at the above number to learn more about getting involved with our school.
School Improvement Plan
Rainier Elementary has many School Improvement Plan (SIP) goals related to the District Improvement Plan (DIP) Goals.
DIP Goal 1: Prepare all students for college and career readiness by increasing academic achievement and closing the gaps in achievement and college readiness.
Rainier SIP Goals:
- By June 2019, Rainier Elementary School will increase their overall ELA SBA proficiency percentage from 68% to 75%.
- By June 2019, Rainier Elementary will increase their overall Math SBA proficiency percentage from 59% to 70%.
DIP Goal 2: Increase engagement and communication with families to ensure equitable inclusion of all subgroups.
Rainier Goal Focus: Develop family centered events to engage families in their students’ academics. Maximize technology to seamlessly communicate important information with families.
DIP Goal 3: Create a culture of supportive learning environment for students and staff.
Rainier Goal Focus: Implement a social-emotional universal screener to support the MTSS framework at Rainier. Engage staff in professional development around social-emotional learning standards.
Our school is used throughout the school year during non-school hours by parents, community organizations and recreation groups. A facility use application is required for use of our facility and can be obtained by calling 253-583-7354. The general condition of our school is rated as excellent per the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction scoring guidelines.
2018-19 Clover Park School District Budget
Regular Instruction – $117,061,990
Special Education – $32,876,739
Vocational Education – $5,439,545
Compensatory Education – $21,088,460
Other Instructional Programs – $1,368,238
Community Services – $591,611
Student Services – $29,165,945
Student Nutrition – $7,095,815
Transportation – $7,040,145
Total Budget – $221,728,488