Stories tagged: Central Valley School District
Sat., March 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
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
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 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 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
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.
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.
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.
Urban Spokane school districts mostly closed, Monday, while their rural companions stayed open.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
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
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.
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.
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
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
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.
Republican State Rep. Matt Shea made a shocking, impassioned call for free college tuition Monday evening.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 3:28 p.m.
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 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.
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.
Rundown of Spokane Valley fast-pitch softball teams
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 7 p.m.
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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 …