Stories tagged: Holmes Elementary School
Wed., April 1, 2015
Head Start marks 50 years of lessons
Small lessons learned early helped three Spokane-area residents succeed. The three are graduates of Head Start, the federal early-learning program for low-income children that celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2012
Huge grant brings university students to Holmes Elementary
A $500,000 state grant will benefit those studying to become teachers at Whitworth and Gonzaga universities, as well as teachers and students at Holmes Elementary School in West Central. Spokane …
Fri., Aug. 26, 2011
Feeding the desire to learn
Every student and staff member in Spokane Public Schools’ three lowest-income elementaries will be able to eat breakfast for free this school year. “There is no doubt that students who …
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010
Free custom glasses serve as learning aid for students
Some Spokane elementary schoolchildren got a gift Thursday that many take for granted – good vision. Prevent Blindness America and Essilor Laboratories of America teamed up to give 51 Audubon …
Sun., Sept. 20, 2009
Web of learning
Holmes Elementary fourth-graders lined up for a turn in front of a webcam to tell their peers in Summerville, S.C., about Native Americans from the Northwest. “Hi, I’m Mariah. This …
Thu., June 11, 2009, 8:26 p.m.
Students put on the ritz at Holmes
Holmes Elementary School’s cafeteria was transformed into a first-class dining establishment Thursday so graduating sixth-graders could practice the etiquette they’d studied all week.
Tue., May 5, 2009
She’s a young reader’s best friend
Ivan Morrow was nervous the first time he read to Molly. The 7-year-old Spokane boy had never read aloud to anyone. “Now it’s easier,” Ivan said.
Wed., March 11, 2009, 3:28 p.m.
Registered sex offender half-naked outside elementary school
Spokane police have arrested a registered sex offender after they say he was witnessed masturbating outside of an elementary school.