No Child Left Behind Act (NCLBA) - Parents Right to Know

The Kennewick School District continues to be committed to hiring and retaining "Highly Qualified" Teachers. The average teacher in Kennewick has over fourteen years of experience and possesses a Master's Degree.In addition, all Kennewick School District teachers are encouraged to pursue National Board Teacher Certification. Under the new Elementary and Secondary Education Act, part of NCLB, parents have the right to request information on the professional qualifications of their child's teachers.

Paraprofesionals and qualifications
Under certain circumstances, paraprofesionals who may work with your child must possess an AA degree. For more information, contact the Kennewick School District Human Resources Department at (509) 222-5010.