Stories tagged: Bridgeport High School
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2011
Graduate who sought Obama speech thrives at Whitworth
The Bridgeport High School graduate spent last spring in the spotlight when her senior class earned national attention as one of three finalists vying to have President Barack Obama as …
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
Dedication to strong school system helps bring Bridgeport together
BRIDGEPORT, Wash. – Bridgeport, in rural north central Washington, is known regionally for its abundant apple and cherry orchards. Now the nation knows it for having a high school that’s …
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
Labor secretary praises school’s transformation
BRIDGEPORT, Wash. – Bridgeport High School earned national attention as one of three finalists in the Race to the Top Commencement Challenge. Although it fell short of the top prize …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011, 8:13 P.M.
Labor secretary praises Bridgeport High
BRIDGEPORT, Wash. – Bridgeport High School earned national attention as one of three finalists in the Race to the Top Commencement Challenge. Although they fell short of the top prize …
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2011
U.S. labor secretary to give commencement speech at Bridgeport
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis, who’ll be Bridgeport High School’s commencement speaker, has some traits in common with many of the students who’ll hear her address. Solis is the daughter …
FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011, 11:10 A.M.
Labor secretary to speak at Bridgeport commencement
BRIDGEPORT, Wash. — Bridgeport High School’s commencement speaker, Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis, is a good match for the students.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2011
Bridgeport High seniors won’t hear Obama
An abundance of praise from the White House on Tuesday morning tipped off Bridgeport High School students that President Barack Obama would not be coming for graduation. The tiny school …
TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2011, 9:39 A.M.
President Obama bypasses Bridgeport for speech
President Barack Obama won’t be giving the commencement address at a tiny Washington state high school, but Gov. Chris Gregoire and a federal cabinet secretary will.
MONDAY, MAY 2, 2011, 11:44 A.M.
Wash. school in final 3 for presidential visit
Bridgeport High School in north central Washington is one of three finalists that could host President Barack Obama as a commencement speaker.
THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2011, 11:48 A.M.
Tiny E. Wash school vying for Obama visit
Voting has begun in the nationwide Race to the Top commencement challenge for the presidential visit.
FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2011, 10:35 A.M.
Obama could address grads in tiny Washington school
President Barack Obama might deliver the graduation commencement speech at a tiny rural school in north-central Washington, the White House said today.