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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Schools program

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Public Health - Seattle & King County's school program reviews and approves new school sites and plans for public and private schools kindergarten through high school grade 12. Pre-opening inspections are completed to assure the school is built to the minimum standards required by Washington Administrative Code WAC 246-366. Periodic inspections of the schools are conducted when requested by the school authorities.

New and Remodel School Plan Review Guide (PDF)
Inspections for cafeterias, student stores and other school food service
Indoor Air Quality
Safe disposal for schools
On-site sewage systems
Well water systems
Students in elementary school