Public hearing about expanding Hazelwood Elementary attendance area is Wednesday

November 30, 2010

UPDATED — 3:35 p.m. Dec. 1, 2010

The Renton School District will host a public hearing at 5 p.m. Dec. 1 at Kohlwes Education Center, 300 S.W. Seventh St., Renton, regarding recommended boundary changes for its elementary schools.

The change would expand Hazelwood Elementary School’s attendance area and could bring as many as 40 new students to the school.

The district plans to open Honey Dew Elementary School, 800 Union Ave. N.E. in Renton, for kindergarten through fifth-grade students, and the boundary changes would be made to accommodate the school opening. The district reopened Honey Dew Elementary this year for kindergarteners.

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