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    Bailey Gatzert Elementary School

    At Bailey Gatzert we will….

    • Create a passion for high academic achievement
    • Engage students with a comprehensive curriculum
    • Help each other as a community of learners
    • Be empowered through our diverse community
    • Foster students who ethically create a humane and sustainable global society

    Our Vision

    At Bailey Gatzert, we honor and cultivate each child’s individual gifts and talents while developing academic excellence and social-emotional strength. We empower children to contribute positively to our diverse and dynamic society through lifelong learning and personal integrity.


    Our Goals

    Growth and Excellence: Our highest priority is academic growth. We continually strive for excellence in achievement.

    Respect, Cooperation and Tolerance: We recognize and accommodate the unique needs of our diverse population. We demonstrate cooperation, respect of self and others, and value all contributions.

    Community: We recognize that education of children is complex and relies on the connections and contributions of many. We work in partnership with families, other education organizations and the greater community to continually improve the education of our children.


    Head Teacher Message

    Parents and Guardians,

    We strive to provide an environment that fosters a love for learning in our school community. Students are being prepared for college and beyond, in their classrooms and in the extended programs that we offer. We believe that all of our students can be successful in school and in society with high quality educational opportunities. Students are provided with clear expectations that reinforce learning behaviors and social expectations. Please review the expectations listed below and share them with your children on a regular basis, as we do here at school.

    School Expectations:
    Be Respectful At All Times
    Follow Directions The First Time
    Take Responsibility For Your Actions
    Keep Your Hands And Feet To Yourself
    Learn And Play In A Safe Manner  

    Thank you,
    Barbara Dixon

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    Contact Us

    1301 E. Yesler Way
    Seattle, WA 98122

    Main Office: 206-252-2810
    Fax: 206-252-2811

    Principal: Laurie Kazanjian
    llkazanjian@seattleschools.org


    Bell Schedule

    Start Time: 7:55 a.m.
    End Time:  2:25 p.m.

    Wednesday Early Release
    Start Time: 7:55 a.m.
    End Time: 1:10 p.m.