Mead School District No. 354 is a public school district serving the North Spokane community for over 100 years. Almost 10,000 students attend the 15 schools in the district which consists of two high schools, an alternative high school, a STEM academy, two middle schools, eight elementary schools, and the Mead Education Partnership Program at Five Mile Prairie School House. The Superintendent of the Mead School District is Dr. Thomas Rockefeller, who took office on July 1, 2006.
As a result of the $37.7m bond passed by voters in 2004, the Mead School District completed numerous projects to enhance learning district-wide. The enhancements included the installation of Multimedia LCD Projectors in every classroom in the district, wireless internet access in classrooms, and the purchase of computer equipment.