8th Grade Graduation
Jun
15
Jun 16

8th Grade Graduation

The school celebrates the achievement of the eighth grade class of 2016, an evening undoubtedly highlighted by speeches from the eighth grade students. 

Where: Shoreline Unitarian Universalist Church

All School Picnic
Jun
13
6:00 pm18:00

All School Picnic

Bring a dish and get together with Billings families, faculty, and staff for end-of-year potluck fun!

Where: Lower Woodland Park

8th Grade Parent Dinner
Jun
2
6:00 pm18:00

8th Grade Parent Dinner

8th grade parents join faculty & staff to celebrate the accomplishments and transformations of the class of 2016.

Where: West Hall

State of the School Address
May
31
6:00 pm18:00

State of the School Address

Following remarks from Anne-Evan, Brian Wong (Board Chair), and Christina Chang (Board Treasurer) about the state of the school, celebrate Peter Titcomb and Tom Strouse who will be moving on from Billings after a combined 33 years of involvement with the school.

Where: Great Hall

7th Grade Coast Trip
May
23
May 27

7th Grade Coast Trip

The 7th grade embarks on a week-long backpacking trip to the sublime Olympic Coast!

Portfolio Conferences
May
13
8:00 am08:00

Portfolio Conferences

No classes. Parents and students meet with their advisors around a student-created portfolio of work from the school year.

Spring Break
Apr
11
Apr 18

Spring Break

No school April 11-April 18. Classes will resume Tuesday, April 19.

7th Grade Central Washington Trip
Apr
4
Apr 8

7th Grade Central Washington Trip

The 7th grade departs to Central Washington to dive into geography, history, science, writing, Spanish, and outdoor skills place-based curriculum.

Spring Musical: Hairspray!
Mar
24
Mar 26

Spring Musical: Hairspray!

Join us for a musical production of Hairspray on March 24th at 7pm, March 25th at 7pm, and March 26th at 2pm and 6:30pm. Performances are at North Seattle Community College. 

8th Grade Leadership Retreat
Nov
18
Nov 20

8th Grade Leadership Retreat

The 8th grade departs for leadership development, service work, and cohort building at La Tierra in Leavenworth. Pick up is at 5:15 PM on Friday.

8th Grade Poetry Slam
Nov
17
10:00 am10:00

8th Grade Poetry Slam

All students and faculty gather for the culmination of the 8th grade's Shakespeare unit. Students perform scenes from the Bard's plays in Act 1, and original slam poems in Act 2 for a panel of faculty judges.

Where: Green Lake Bathhouse Theatre

Dia de los Muertos
Oct
30
12:00 pm12:00

Dia de los Muertos

Join students, faculty, and staff for our annual Dia de los Muertos lunch and celebration. Parents can sign up to volunteer here.

Where: West Hall

7th Grade Trip
Oct
14
Oct 16

7th Grade Trip

The 7th grade digs deeper into Washington State studies, community engagement work, and outdoor skills on this trip to Yakima. Find more information in the Parent Letter. Please return the Trip Permission Form to Jennifer by the 13th.

Parent Education Night
Oct
12
6:00 pm18:00

Parent Education Night

"Technology & Digital Identity: Cell Phones, Social Media & Digital Landscapes" with Jessie Adkins, Billings Technology Faculty.

Where: West Hall

WA State Teacher In-Service
Oct
9
8:30 am08:30

WA State Teacher In-Service

No School. Billings faculty & staff are attending the NWAIS Fall Educators Conference, "Transformative Moments: The Journey to Inclusive, Welcoming Schools."