Preschool returning to La Conner for year trial
June 21, 2022
Preschool is coming back to the La Conner campus by popular demand.
The La Conner School Board on June 13 approved the return of a district preschool program this fall on a one-year trial basis after members were assured it would be supported by outside funding sources and not dip into a K-12 budget projected to be tight due to declining enrollment.
Board members gave the green light for a 15-student, four days per week, morning only campus preschool staffed by one teacher and a paraprofessional.
The decision followed an impassioned presentation in support of the preschool proposal by mi...