The Advocate

The Advocate is updated in the first week of every other month September through May, containing articles relating to private school issues, representation, and local-to-national news relevant to independent schools.

WFIS Advocacy

The Washington State Legislative Session starts on January 8, 2024. It is a short or supplemental budget session that lasts 60 days instead of 105 and ends on March 7. The prefile date for bills is December 1. WFIS is working on changing Senate Bill 5048, which passed...

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WFIS Advocate Spring 2023

Dear Friends of Private Schools,   Private schools sustained the trust built with parents, students, and staff in recent years by overcoming challenges with students' academic loss and missed opportunities for social connection.   The teacher shortage continues to...

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