Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction is the primary agency charged with overseeing K-12 public education in Washington state. Led by State School Superintendent Chris Reykdal, OSPI works with the state’s 295 school districts to administer basic education programs and implement education reform on behalf of more than one million public school students. OSPI is housed in the Old Capitol Building in Olympia.


Every student ready for career, college, and life.


To provide funding, resources, tools, data and technical assistance that enable educators to ensure students succeed in our public schools, are prepared to access post-secondary training and education, and are equipped to thrive in their careers and lives. – Source: OSPI

The Special Education Technology Center (SETC)  is funded by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and administered by Central Washington University.


Visit the OSPI website to learn more about Washington state education initiatives.