Creating the Conditions for Student Success

It is with great pride that the team of professionals at North Central Educational Service District embraces the opportunities and responsibilities with which we are blessed.  We provide a wide array of programs, services and support to 29 public school districts in north central Washington. As one of Washington’s nine ESDs, we provide leadership and quality service in advocating for innovative educational programs for the children and communities we serve.   We promote and support educational excellence through the provision of essential, cooperative services to schools, learning communities and valued partners. Our commitments include:

  • Leadership: Supporting and facilitating transformative equity driven leadership development through a network of high functioning administrative professional learning communities.
  • Advocacy: Help define equity driven systems of support that facilitate students to be healthy, safe, engaged, challenged, and supported by qualified caring adults.
  • Relationships: Listen, understand the needs, and provide customized quality service and value for the districts we serve.
  • Communications: Create and lead better intentional communications, sharing high leverage strategies being employed for equity across our region and supported with the integration of technology.

We take very seriously both our opportunities and responsibilities to help schools, districts and partners serve the most valuable resource on earth – our children. Our highly professional staff is here to serve.

With Great Pride,

Michelle Price, Ed. D.


North Central Educational Service District 171

430 Olds Station Rd., Wenatchee, WA 98801

(W) 509.665.2628   s (C) 509.760.1138