Stories tagged: Running Start
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
WSU Running Start enrollment nearly triples in Tri-Cities
The number of Running Start students at WSU Tri-Cities nearly tripled this year.
Tue., Sept. 15, 2015
College credit funding shift affects high schools differently
Changes to state funding of the popular Running Start program have created inconsistencies for some Spokane-area high school students. In May, the Legislature divided funding for Running Start, adding a …
Thu., April 4, 2013
Education Notebook: LC drill team places at state
The Lewis and Clark High School Drill Team competed at the Washington State Drill Team Competition, March 22 and 23 in Yakima, taking second place in the military division and …
Thu., April 5, 2012
Education Notebook: School to host author
St. George’s School will feature Sherry Jones, a historical-fiction author and journalist, at 7 p.m. Monday at the school’s Founders Theater. Jones will give a reading in costume from her …
Thu., April 7, 2011
Education Notebook: 5 schools given greenhouses, grants
Five local elementary schools are among 10 Washington schools who received greenhouses and grants from the Washington State Potato Commission and other partners as part of the “Kids Are Growing” …
Tue., Feb. 8, 2011
Running Start hits record enrollment
As the price of higher education continues to rise, more Washington high school juniors and seniors are taking advantage of a state program to earn college credits cheaply while finishing …
Thu., Oct. 29, 2009, 1:51 p.m.
New UW program clears way to 3-year degree
A new University of Washington program will clear the way to a three-year undergraduate degree for students who arrive on campus with 45 credits.