910 Handmade Valentines Crafted by Student Body Leaders

910 Handmade Valentines Crafted by Student Body Leaders

It was a day of extra kindness at Washington Middle School in Yakima on Valentine’s Day. That is because all 910 students and staff received a handmade Valentine’s card from the Associated Student Body (ASB) leaders. ASB students came to school on a Saturday and worked from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. designing individual Valentine’s… Continue Reading 910 Handmade Valentines Crafted by Student Body Leaders

Civil Rights Icon Encourages Seattle Students to Become Civically Engaged

“Were you scared when you marched,” asked a young boy from the audience. “People had told us we may be arrested, we may be jailed, we may be beaten. But I was prepared…on the bridge from Selma to Montgomery, on that march, I thought I was going to die, but I was not afraid.” ­­–… Continue Reading Civil Rights Icon Encourages Seattle Students to Become Civically Engaged

Gause Elementary students think about their future during College and Career Week

Gause Elementary students think about their future during College and Career Week

Washougal WA – As part of College and Career week at Gause Elementary, January 8-12, students participated in a variety of activities aimed at preparing students to think about graduation, careers and college. “As we work to ensure all students are college and career ready, our goal is to introduce students to careers early so… Continue Reading Gause Elementary students think about their future during College and Career Week

47 robotics teams compete locally; six advance to January semifinals

47 robotics teams compete locally; six advance to January semifinals

In December, 47 Everett Public Schools elementary and middle school robotics teams tested their coding skills and creativity against a cadre of other regional districts – vying for a chance to compete in the January semifinals at the Seattle Amazon Doppler building. After two weekends of qualifying rounds, six of the 47 earned semi-final slots.… Continue Reading 47 robotics teams compete locally; six advance to January semifinals

Battle Ground Schools Get Into The Holiday Spirit

Battle Ground Schools Get Into The Holiday Spirit

Battle Ground Public Schools’ students and staff will celebrate the holiday season with food drives, gift donations, school assemblies and musical performances. Below is a list of all the events happening this holiday season. Primary Schools Captain Strong Primary: The Captain Strong Primary PTA will be having a holiday party for students and families at… Continue Reading Battle Ground Schools Get Into The Holiday Spirit

Washougal Middle Schools celebrate Red Ribbon Week

Washougal Middle Schools celebrate Red Ribbon Week

Washougal WA – Students in Washougal middle schools celebrated 2017 Red Ribbon Week on Oct 23-31, taking part in fun and educational activities focused on drug prevention and making healthy choices. “The campaign serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities and schools to educate youth and take a visible stand against drugs,” said Wendy Butler,… Continue Reading Washougal Middle Schools celebrate Red Ribbon Week

Bronze Artist Brings His Inspiration to (a lot of) Wenatchee 5th Graders

Bronze Artist Brings His Inspiration to (a lot of) Wenatchee 5th Graders

  Northwest bronze sculptor Kevin Pettelle devotes weeks each autumn to work with Wenatchee fifth graders as part of the Beauty of Bronze program. Kevin has worked with more than 6,000 students in Wenatchee over fourteen years—600 this year alone in the Beauty of Bronze program. Kids learn the elements of the art and explore… Continue Reading Bronze Artist Brings His Inspiration to (a lot of) Wenatchee 5th Graders

Wenatchee Future Farmers of America at Chelan County Fair

Wenatchee Future Farmers of America at Chelan County Fair

FFA (Future Farmers of America) students from around Central Washington are showing off their lambs, rabbits, pigs, goats, cows and chickens to the Chelan County Fairgrounds this weekend. The Wenatchee Chapter of the FFA was there not just to have fun and enjoy the food, but to also show off their summer’s hard work, and… Continue Reading Wenatchee Future Farmers of America at Chelan County Fair