Seattle, WA, USA


Alexandra McKay

Ali McKay is a parent of two elementary aged kids in an integrated public school in Seattle, and started the Seattle chapter of Integrated Schools. Though her day job is as a lawyer, she writes, camps, sails and bikes for fun.

The Problem with “Great Schools”

by Ali McKay If you have young kids or use Redfin, you’ve probably seen the school ratings from GreatSchools. Our school is rated a “4”. That’s out of 10. When I was in school, forty percent is not a grade that I or my parents would have been happy wit…Read More