Fall practice for football will start on August 16th.  The other fall sports will begin on August 21st.  Please check the athletic page on the website for more details.

We will offer volunteer training at 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, August 30th in the SHS library (directly after the Parent/Guardian Academy).  We will offer HIB (harassment) training from 11 - 11:30 a.m. in the library as well.  Volunteers are required to go through one initial volunteer training to volunteer.  The HIB training is good for two years.

Stanwood High School administrators will host our annual parent/guardian academy for new parents/guardians to SHS on Wednesday, August 30th at 8:15 a.m.  This event includes a tour of the school and general information about SHS.  Please meet in the SHS commons (just inside the front doors of the school).  We look forward to meeting you.

To take school photos, yearbook photos, and ASB card/id card photos, students can come on one of the following days:  August 30th, August 31st, and September 5th between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the SHS commons.  All students are required to get a photo taken for identification/safety purposes.

The staff and students of Stanwood High School would like to invite all incoming freshmen – all members of the Class of 2021 – to come to the Freshmen Orientation on Wednesday, August 30th.  The orientation will be held in the Stanwood High School gym beginning at 8:00 a.m. and running until noon. It promises to be a high-energy, fun morning and will include tours of the school.  Additionally, freshmen that attend the orientation will receive their class schedules.   There will be a 4A Booster Club sponsored BBQ lunch provided directly after the orientation.  Students may also purchase ASB cards, yearbooks, and have school pictures taken after the orientation.


Please plan on making your first experience at Stanwood High School a positive one by attending the Link Crew Freshmen Orientation on Wednesday, August 30th.

Weekly bags of food are available for pick-up (starting June 22) at: Stanwood YMCA, Monday-Friday, Elger Bay Grocery and Stanwood-Camano Resource Center during open hours, St. Aidan’s Church, Thursdays 3 to 6 p.m., and Stanwood-Camano Food Bank, Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to noon.

The links for AP Summer Assignments are attached for you:

Honors English 10 - pdf AP Honors English 10 (72 KB)

AP Language - pdf AP Language Summer Assignment (117 KB)

AP Biology - pdf AP Biology Summer Assignment (6.49 MB)

AP Chemistry - pdf AP Chemistry summer assignment (705 KB), pdf AP Chemistry part II (62 KB), pdf AP Chemistry part III (991 KB), pdf AP Chemistry part IV (135 KB)

AP Comparative Government - pdf AP Comparative Government Summer Assignment (1.90 MB)

AP European History - pdf AP European History summer assignment 2017 (92 KB)

AP Literature - pdf AP Literature Summer Assignment 2017 (109 KB)

AP Studio Art - pdf AP Studio Art Summer Assignment (3.34 MB)

AP US History - pdf AP US History Summer Assignment 2017 (14.89 MB)

There is not a summer assignment for the following courses:

AP Calculus, AP Physics, AP Statistics


Congratulations to Stanwood FFA who competed at the District 1 - South Leadership Contest in Snohomish on March 7th. 
They have qualified to move on to our District and State qualifying event March 22nd. Congratulations to these students. 
Creed Speaking:  
  First Place:  Hailey Ovenell
  Second Place:  Karli Whetham
  Fourth Place:  Leanna Morgan
Prepared Public Speaking:
  First Place:  Zach Wilson
  Second Place:  Amelia Main
Extemporanious Speaking:
  Second Place:  Zach Wilson
  Fifth Place:  Amelia Main

Our Team Hope club recently created an awareness video.  You can view the video at:


Beginning with the Class of 2021, students will be required to have 24 credits to graduate.  For more information, click on the link below.

pdf Change in credit requirement beginning with Class of 2021 (41 KB)

Parents/guardians have the right to request their students' teachers' professional qualifications. For this specific information, please contact Mrs. Maurene Stanton @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 360-629-1200.