Western States Benchmarking Consortium Logo
Photo: Teacher and students working with ipadsStudents working with technology
Focusing on success for all students
Fostering connections to the larger society
Establishing performance benchmarks
Sharing responsibilities with families and community
Engaging in continuous improvement

Latest news

After-school acceleration

Districts across the country are finding ways to turn after-school programs into learning experiences that motivate students and close equity gaps. YMCAs, churches and other community groups, and private companies have emerged as go-to providers of after-school programs. Read the full story in Distr
Continue Reading →

Vancouver educator honored

Vancouver Public Schools’ chief of staff, Tom Hagley Jr., was named state’s most effective administrator The Washington Association of School Administrators today presented the 2016 Robert J. Handy Most Effective Administrator Award to Thomas R. Hagley, Jr., chief of staff of Vancouver Public School
Continue Reading →

WSBC members


Photo of a female elementary studentBlue Valley Schools
Overland Park, Kansas
Blue Valley Schools is committed to providing students an Education Beyond Expectations. A strategic plan…
Learn more>>>


Photo: Cherry Creek elementary studentCherry Creek School District
Greenwood Village, CO
The Cherry Creek School District is one of the highest-achieving school districts in the state of Colorado. Together, the…
Learn more>>>


Photo of a male elementary studentLake Washington School District
Redmond, Washington
Lake Washington School District is located in the eastern suburbs of Seattle, Washington. Serving the cities of…
Learn more>>>


Photo: Peoria High School StudentPeoria Unified School District
Peoria, Arizona
The Peoria Unified School District is one of the largest unified districts in Arizona serving more than 36,000 students in…
Learn more>>>


Photo of high school studentPlano Independent School District
Plano, Texas
Located twenty miles north of Dallas, Texas, Plano ISD serves residents in the city of Plano, as well as portions of nine…
Learn more>>>


Photo of middle school studentPoway Unified School District
Poway, California
The Poway Unified School District is located in northern San Diego County, California. Encompassing an area of…
Learn more>>>


Photo of high school studentVancouver Public Schools
Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver Public Schools has a proud history and promising future. Vancouver is the site of the first formal school…
Learn more>>>