Stories tagged: Central Valley School District
Sat., March 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
Central Valley middle school students score a regional win with deer contraceptive tracker
Four Spokane Valley middle schoolers invented a device to control the growth of deer populations. Their success is taking them to Houston.
Wed., March 1, 2017, midnight
University High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll
University High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Central Valley High School 2016-17 first semester honor roll
Central Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the first semester of the 2016-17 school year.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Bowdish Middle School 2016-17 second quarter honor roll
Bowdish Middle School in the Central Valley School District has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016-17 school year.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, midnight
Spokane Public Schools needs 53 classrooms to meet new state class-size mandates; Central Valley meeting requirements
Spokane Public Schools is still 53 classrooms short of meeting the state’s new K-3 class-size mandates. And, the state’s second-largest district likely won’t meet the requirements by next year.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Number of schools impacted by mumps outbreak grows
Hundreds of unvaccinated students at a dozen Spokane County schools are being ordered to stay home during the ongoing mumps outbreak, almost double the number of schools previously identified.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
More than 200 Spokane-area students unvaccinated for mumps ordered home by health district
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered more than 200 unvaccinated students in the Spokane area home following additional mumps cases.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
While snow forced closure of most Spokane-area school districts, many rural ones stayed open
Urban Spokane school districts mostly closed, Monday, while their rural companions stayed open.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
Most kids kept inside at recess during cold snap, but districts leave decision up to principals
Schools throughout the Spokane-area have kept students inside for recess this week due to cold weather concerns.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
Central Valley school board seeks $130 million bond to build two schools, renovate existing middle school
Central Valley School District will try for a $130 million bond in 2018 that would add more schools but not increase property tax rate.
Wed., Aug. 24, 2016, midnight
New coaches take charge at CV, U-Hi
This football season will see a changing of the guard at both Central Valley School District high schools.
Fri., June 17, 2016, 5:29 p.m.
Free all-day kindergarten coming to all Central Valley schools
All kindergarten students in the Central Valley School District will have the opportunity to attend all-day kindergarten in the fall, but as recently as last week parents at five of …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 5:04 p.m.
Central Valley to build two new schools with $20.8 million grant
With a whopping $20.8 million grant from the state superintendent’s office, the Central Valley School District has added two new schools to its lineup of major construction projects.
Wed., June 1, 2016, midnight
U-Hi’s Carbon graduating cancer-free after experimental treatment
In the midst of four cancer relapses during his high school career, Mitch Carbon came face-to-face with the fact that doctors had done all they could do for him. His …
Wed., June 1, 2016, midnight
After major instability, Mica Peak student finds potential
Perseverance and optimism are vital for Mica Peak graduate Zach Andersen, who was homeless for nearly three years before moving to Spokane in 2013.
Mon., May 23, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Matt Shea takes surprise positions at debate team fundraiser
Republican State Rep. Matt Shea made a shocking, impassioned call for free college tuition Monday evening.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 3:28 p.m.
Girl Scouts build greenhouses for Progress Elementary School
The greenhouse project will count toward the Girl Scouts’ Bronze Award, which honors groups who complete projects that benefit the community.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
Fired U-Hi teacher’s lawsuit reinstated
Fired teacher Michael Cronin’s lawsuit against the Central Valley School District has been reinstated by the Washington Court of Appeals, which also said that Cronin may be eligible for four …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Central Valley School District settles former student’s rape claim for $2.5 million
The Central Valley School District has paid a $2.5 million settlement to a former Greenacres Middle School student who said former teacher Anthony Cucinotti raped her when she was in …
Wed., April 6, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Valley high schools poised for fruitful softball season
Rundown of Spokane Valley fast-pitch softball teams
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 7 p.m.
Bond money fuels school construction in Central Valley
The renovation of the old Yoke’s supermarket on 16 N. Progress Road prompted a complicated game of musical schools in the Central Valley School District. The renovations, as well as …
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015, midnight
Scholarship auction to honor U-Hi student killed in crash
The family of friends of a 15-year-old University High School sophomore killed in October 2013 will hold a silent auction Sunday to benefit her scholarship fund.
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, midnight
Bowdish Middle School honor roll
Bowdish Middle School in the Central Valley School District has announced its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2015-16 school year.
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015, midnight
Special education students showcase artwork
When Jonathan Finck paints, he whistles, claps and stomps, but the 21-year-old doesn’t speak. In fact, the 21-year-old artist can’t speak. Instead, Finck communicates on the canvas. His work, along …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 2:20 p.m.
Family moves from Colorado for Mt. Spokane High School
The Russo family chose a high school for their two daughters in the same way many families pick a college. They researched and interviewed prospective schools. They visited. They spoke …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015, midnight
Spokane Valley’s Barker High renamed Mica Peak
Wolverines will enter Spokane Valley soon, under wraps of a school name change. Barker High School will become Mica Peak High School with a February move to new permanent quarters …
Wed., Aug. 5, 2015, midnight
No room for full-day kindergarten at some schools
Two elementary schools in Mead and one in Central Valley turned down state money for full-day kindergarten programs because they don’t have enough room. At the end of the latest …
Fri., July 17, 2015, midnight
Juniors opt out of new assessment tests at high rate in Spokane area
Local students who opted out of Washington’s new assessment tests likely did so because of exam fatigue, not because of furor over Common Core standards, school officials say. Numbers released …
Thu., July 2, 2015, midnight
Longer school days coming in fall
Children are enjoying the summer for now, but as fall approaches, so will longer school days. A court ruling in Washington that calls for 1,000 hours of instructional time each …
Fri., May 22, 2015, midnight
East Valley teachers to join walkout
Teachers in the East Valley School District voted Thursday to join Spokane Public Schools teachers in a one-day strike on Wednesday, but teachers in the Central Valley and Cheney school …