News and Events

Want to serve the students of Hood Canal? Seeking a new Director for the School Board who lives in the Skokomish Valley. If interested, please email a letter of interest and resume to Susan Vining at
The Hood Canal School Board is pleased to announce the hiring of its new Superintendent, Jose-de-Jesus Melendez. His experience in education is varied and rich; he has been a teacher, principal, program director and superintendent in the past.
The District will run a bond measure in February of 2023. Currently, the District has no more classroom space. The school's library is being used as a classroom. The bond would enable the District to expand the school building, providing classroom space for more early learning classes.
Washington state is approved for Pandemic EBT food assistance for Children Under Age 6 and Summer 2022 (for kids under 6 and school-aged kids). Learn more about who's eligible and when to expect your benefits at or call 1-833-518-0282.
Through USDA's summer meal programs, approved sites in communities across the country can serve meals to kids up to age 18 at no cost. For the Summer Site Finder, visit
There's so much great work being done at our school and we are excited to share the news! Like us on Facebook and check out our Superintendent's Twitter account to see all the great things that are going on.
How the district will address academic learning gaps, social-emotional needs, and disproportionate outcomes for various student groups, like race and poverty.   
If you have a new student to enroll in Hood Canal School District online enrollment is now open. To find out more about enrolling your new student online check out the Quick Links section of the website.