Stories tagged: education notebook
Wed., July 12, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
Education Notebook: Salk’s MESA team takes third place at nationals
Salk Middle School’s Math, Engineering, Science Achievement team placed third during the MESA National Engineering Design Competition on June 21-22 in Philadelphia.
Wed., June 21, 2017, noon
Education notebook: CV’s Mulligan, LC’s Beck named recipients of National Merit Scholarships
The National Merit Scholarship winners were announced May 10.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
Education notebook: Northwest Christian Schools students create special pillows for Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital patients
High school students at Northwest Christian Schools created a special gift for patients at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Farwell student gets state best in show for invention, Backseat Baby Alarm, and will head to nationals
UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017, 4:43 p.m.
Education notebook: Shaw murals project ready to be painted at Harmon Skate Park
Four professional muralists through Spokane Arts will collaborate with students from Shaw Middle School on a project Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Harmon Skate Park.
Wed., May 10, 2017, noon
Education notebook: Riverside High choir, bands earn top ratings at music festival in Seattle
Riverside High School choir, A Touch of Class, along with Jazz and Concert band students recently performed at the Worldstrides Heritage Music Festival in Seattle. The choir received a gold …
Wed., May 3, 2017, noon
Education notebook: Ferris, Medical Lake music groups place at state
Ferris High School music performance groups, the Canterbury Belles and the Advanced Percussion Ensemble, placed second and received superior ratings at the State Solo and Ensemble competition in Ellensburg last …
UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017, 12:45 p.m.
Education notebook: Mead/Mt. Spokane golf coach honored at invitational
Mt. Spokane High School golf students honored a beloved golf coach at the first annual Eleen Northcutt Invitational on Friday.
Wed., April 19, 2017, noon
Education notebook: ‘Doll Shop’ a North Central tradition
North Central High School will present the 25th production of “The Doll Shop” April 27-29 and May 3-5 at the North Central Performing Arts Center. The show, which is produced …
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 1:20 a.m.
Education notebook: Lewis and Clark High presents ‘James and the Giant Peach’
Lewis and Clark High School drama students will present their production of “James and the Giant Peach” April 20-22.
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016
Education Notebook: ‘The Curious Savage’ opens at LC
The Lewis and Clark High School drama department’s production of John Patrick’s “The Curious Savage” opens Thursday. “The Curious Savage” tells the tale of Ethel P. Savage, a kind and …
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
Education notebook: School supplies challenge ends Friday
NAC Architecture and Communities in Schools of Spokane County is challenging other architectural and engineering firms, contractors and subconsultants to help with its school supplies drive
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015
Astronaut returns to Gonzaga Prep
Thu., April 17, 2014
Get tickets today for Spokane Scholars Foundation banquet
Spokane high school seniors will be honored for their academic achievement on Monday at the 22nd annual Spokane Scholars Foundation Banquet. The foundation will award grants to 24 of the …
Thu., April 10, 2014
Two Spokane teams head to global Destination Imagination competition
Gonzaga Prep’s Destination Imagination team brought home first place after the state tournament in Wenatchee on March 29. Their win earned them a place to represent Washington State at the …
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013
Schools notebook: Hunger awareness goal of Ferris students
The Ferris High School ASB officers plan to camp out in their annual Freezin’ for a Reason fundraiser. The students will spend three nights and four days, beginning after school …
Thu., Nov. 21, 2013
Education Notebook: St. George’s students present ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’
The eighth-graders at St. George’s School will perform William Shakespeare’s comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7 tonight in St. George’s Founders Theater. The production is an annual tradition for …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Education Notebook: One Act Festival planned at Ferris High
The Ferris High School Theatre Arts Department will entertain audiences with its One Act Festival beginning today at 7 p.m. in the commons at Ferris. The festival will include six …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Education Notebook: Princess ball set for dads, daughters
Shadle Park High School is hosting its annual Daddy-Daughter Princess Ball on Nov. 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Shadle cheerleaders will host the evening for princesses ages 12 …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2013
Education Notebook: Dance team from Mt. Spokane takes 2nd place
The Mt. Spokane High School dance team took second place at the Sounds of Thunder Marching Band Competition at Joe Albi Stadium on Saturday. The girls, along with the Mt. …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2013
Education Notebook: Cataldo School to sell Halloween costumes
Cataldo Catholic School will host its annual Halloween costume sale Oct. 17 and 18. The event will be in the school’s parking lot at 455 W. 18th Ave., from 9 …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2013
Cooper Elementary to mark National Walk to School Day
On Wednesday morning, students from Cooper Elementary School will participate in National Walk to School Day. Providence Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital, the lead agency for Safe Kids Spokane, has asked …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2013
Education Notebook: Public schools to hold Q&A
Spokane Public Schools officials will be answering questions from the public during “Educating Spokane” at 7 tonight on KSPS channel 7. SPS Superintendent Shelley Redinger, school board Vice President Susan …
Thu., Sept. 19, 2013
Education Notebook: LCHS Journal holding used book sale
The newspaper staff at Lewis and Clark High School will hold a used book sale Saturday at the Community Building, 35 W. Main Ave., beginning at 9 a.m. The LCHS …
Thu., Sept. 12, 2013
Education Notebook: St. George’s to stage dinner, ‘Fantasticks’
Drama students at St. George’s School, 2929 W. Waikiki Road, will entertain audiences with a dinner theater production of “The Fantasticks,” beginning Sept. 20 at 7 p.m. in the school’s …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2013
Education Notebook: Dance teams convene at Mt. Spokane
The Mt. Spokane High School Dance Team hosted a summer dance camp Aug. 7-9, taught by Minnesota-based dance camp, Just for Kix. Also in attendance were dancers from Post Falls …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2013
Education Notebook: It’s supplies time for new school year
September is just a few weeks away and it’s time to plan for back-to-school. School supply lists for the 2013-14 year can be found on individual school websites in their …
Thu., June 27, 2013
Education Notebook: Mt. Spokane holds cheer camp
The Mt. Spokane High School Cheer and Dance Team shared its moves and spirit with young dancers during its Youth Cheer and Dance Summer Camp held June 17-20. Twenty-two girls …
Thu., June 13, 2013
Volunteers honored for array of school help
Spokane Public Schools recently honored outstanding volunteers for the 2012-13 year. The recipients were chosen from among about 13,000 volunteers. The honorees are:
Thu., June 6, 2013
Education Notebook: St. George’s teacher wins grant
John Nord, a math teacher at St. George’s School, has won a $6,000 grant in the Hilton HHonors Teacher Treks Travel Grant Program. Nord was one of 15 teachers awarded …