Seahawk Blitz joins the Muir Elementary Turkey Trot

It was all smiles and high fives at John Muir Elementary when the Seahawk Blitz joined students at the 17th Annual Turkey Trot. This event took place during lunch recesses and promotes the importance of physical fitness and activity.



Northstar Graduation Requirements

This chart shows how many semesters of each subject a student needs to successfully complete Northstar. Successful completion at Northstar means that the student has finished all requirements. Ceremonies, certificates, and honors may accompany this achievement. Students attending Northstar who do not complete all requirements will still be able to move on to high school but will enter with deficits.

Requirements for completion at Northstar:

Entering 6th Grade Entering 7th Grade Entering 8th Grade
English 6 semesters 4 semesters 2 semesters
Social Studies* 6 semesters 4 semesters 2 semesters
Math 6 semesters 4 semesters 2 semesters
Science** 6 semesters 4 semesters 2 semesters
Art 4 semesters 2 semesters 1 semester
Physical Education 2 semesters 1 semester 1 semester
Support Group & Electives 6 semesters 4 semesters 2 semesters

Community Service – 20 hours per year required

*1 year successful completion of US History and 1 year successful completion of Washington State History are required for graduation

** Must successfully complete a minimum of 1 semester in each of the following subject areas: Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science.