Stories tagged: Whitman Elementary School
Thu., March 12, 2015, midnight
EWU athletes mentor elementary school students
Fifth-grader Ka’Juan Solomon-Brown told his 7-foot-1 mentor, Frederik Jörg, about good choices, and then they threw a ball around and slid down slides on the elementary school playground. “And this …
Wed., May 1, 2013, 3:56 p.m.
Teenager involved in car shooting near elementary school released from jail
A judge today released an 18-year-old high school senior, one of two people charged in connection with shooting a woman’s car near Whitman Elementary School, after pleas from family members …
Sun., April 7, 2013, midnight
Taking on trauma
Yellow buses pull up and open their doors, and children push into the school in waves. Five teachers waiting in the foyer greet them as individuals. Each gets eye contact, …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2012, midnight
Whitman Elementary wins $25,000 grant from Lowe’s
When Lowe’s opened its new store at 6606 N. Division St. last Thursday, Whitman Elementary School received a $25,000 Toolbox for Education grant from the hardware retailer. “We really appreciate …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2011, midnight
Education briefs: Whitman principal wins award
Whitman Elementary Principal Bev Lund was recognized for her excellent communication skills and creativity when she was recently named the Dick Stannard Distinguished Elementary Principal of the Year. The award …
Thu., Nov. 11, 2010, midnight
Education Notes: Ferris High presents musical ‘Godspell’
The students at Ferris High School will entertain audiences, beginning Wednesday with the musical “Godspell” at 7 p.m. in the Ferris auditorium. Performances continue Nov. 18 through Nov. 20 at …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010, midnight
Security cameras stolen from schools
Security cameras were stolen over the weekend from four Spokane schools.
Tue., Nov. 10, 2009, midnight
PTO theft charges filed
A former north Spokane elementary school PTO treasurer pleaded innocent Monday to stealing nearly $20,000, more than a year after police say she sat in the principal’s office as the …
Tue., Feb. 24, 2009, 9:12 a.m.
Firefighters investigating gas leak near school
Spokane firefighters are investigating a strong natural gas odor near Whitman Elementary School in northeast Spokane.