Lead in Drinking Water

Updates from the Superintendent

Re-piping results in safe water samples

Dear Families, I am writing to share good news about our water samples at Skamania School. We were fortunate to receive a $200,000 competitive Urgent Repair grant from Washington State to resolve issues related to lead pipes. This summer all pipes were replaced and...

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From the Superintendent about Lead in Water

Skamania School, built in 1946, is an aging building with few upgrades in the last 50 years. One of the challenges of an old building is our aging pipes and fixtures. These appear to be causing the recent elevated levels of lead in some locations of our water system....

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Health & Safety News

10 things you can do to prepare for returning back to school

1. Practice Hand Washing Have them wash their hands often throughout the day. Teach them to sing their ABCs or have them count for at least 20 seconds ensuring they wash front, back and in-between their fingers. 2. Practice Putting Mask On/Off Your child will be...

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