Welcome to the 2023-2024 School Year!

Posted by Chantal Chandler on 8/16/2023

On behalf of the SSD Board of Education and District staff, I am excited to welcome you to the 2023-24 school year. I hope that you and your family are returning from summer break refreshed, re-energized, and refocused.

As we prepare to embark on a new school year, we are excited to welcome both familiar faces and new members to our school community. New and returning students can look forward to a supportive and welcoming environment that fosters growth and a strong sense of belonging.

SSD’s 5,500 employees are steadfast in their commitment to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for our students. Our talented educators tailor their teaching methods to accommodate diverse learning styles, and our support staff ensures the smooth operation of our schools. Each member of the SSD team plays a vital role in creating an environment where every student can thrive. Their dedication goes beyond the classroom – it extends into every aspect of our students' lives.

In SSD, we understand that true growth occurs when everyone feels valued, respected, and heard. As we navigate challenges and celebrate triumphs throughout the year, let’s remember we are united in our shared commitment to building a strong foundation of inclusivity throughout our District.

Thank you for entrusting us with the privilege of nurturing your child's education. Together, let's create a school year filled with compassion, collaboration, and boundless opportunities. Here's to a year of #BuildingBelonging!