Stories tagged: Central Valley School District
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
Cars filled an empty field in Liberty Lake last week as the community turned out in droves for the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Ridgeline High School.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
The new-building smell at Selkirk Middle School may wear off before school starts on Wednesday but it was still evident last week when Central Valley School District officials welcomed the …
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
First-grade teacher Analisa McCann was surprised to see an email in her inbox this spring congratulating her on being nominated for the ESD 101 Regional Teacher of the Year contest.
Thu., July 4, 2019, 5 a.m.
The construction project is underway for a new high school in the Central Valley School District
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 2:46 p.m.
STEM Academy senior Grant Hill has his sights firmly set on his future, with everything from his status as his class’s valedictorian to his volunteer work leading toward his goal …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 2:34 p.m.
Bol Pennington is a “one-in-million person,” says student support official Star Chavez.
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 1:59 p.m.
Marissa Kenney knew she had to do something, anything.
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
After five girls walked away from recess at Ponderosa Elementary School, three were quickly found, but two girls, age 11 and 12, went missing for hours while a helicopter searched …
Sat., May 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
Newcomers ready to campaign for Spokane school board as three incumbents decline to seek re-election
Three incumbents declined to file for re-election to the Spokane Public Schools board of directors this week, setting the stage for newcomers to help tackle public education policy and budgeting.
Fri., May 17, 2019, 2:58 p.m.
A 17-year-old sustained minor injuries after hitting a Central Valley School District bus Friday morning.
Wed., May 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
Five candidates with varied ties to public education want to take them even further by seeking election to the Spokane Public Schools board of directors.
Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
School board races are off to a fast start in Spokane County – especially in Mead, where at least one challenger has promised to make an issue of the district’s …
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 7:41 p.m.
Central Valley, Ferris and North Central among top local schools in annual U.S. News and World Report rankings
U.S. News and World Report gave out its annual report cards this week, 17,000 of them to every high school in the nation, with so-so results for Eastern Washington. The …
Tue., April 30, 2019, 5 a.m.
For Spokane Public Schools and other districts in the region, the news out of Olympia last weekend was very good.
Sat., April 27, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Central Valley School District may eliminate about 60 teaching and other classroom staff positions as administrators deal with a $12 million budget shortfall next year.
Wed., April 24, 2019, 5 a.m.
Facing a projected $12 million budget deficit next year, the Central Valley School District is bracing for cuts in staffing and programs.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
Construction of Central Valley School District’s new middle school is on track, Superintendent Ben Small says
Hundreds of people gathered Tuesday afternoon for a “Behind the Fence” sneak peak at the new Selkirk Middle School currently under construction just south of Mission Avenue on the edge …
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
Evergreen Middle School in the Central Valley School District has announced its second quarter honor roll for the 2018-19 school year.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
McDonald Elementary music teacher Jan Frank was blown away last month when she was presented with two awards, Central Valley School District teacher of the year from the American Legion …
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018
The Central Valley School District announced Ridgeline High School as the name of its proposed third comprehensive high school.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
Two 13-year-old boys allegedly brought an airsoft gun to an elementary school in Spokane Valley Friday, resulting in their arrest.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6 a.m.
STEM Academy students at Spokane Valley Tech showed off some of their engineering projects and prototype designs last week as part of a Community Connections event hosted by the Central …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Central Valley School District teachers moved swiftly and decisively to approve a new salary contract Friday afternoon.
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
After weeks of slow progress in salary negotiations, the Central Valley School District and its teachers’ union sprinted to the finish line Monday night to reach a tentative agreement on …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
The Central Valley School District and its teachers union reached a tentative agreement in contract talks Monday, according to the Central Valley Education Association.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
After Spokane Public Schools and the Mead School District agreed this week to large pay raises for their teachers, the teachers union for Central Valley School District hopes to get …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018
Back to school means more than books. It’s about new programs, new facilities, new faces and new issues. Throughout the Inland Northwest, students, parents and educators have much to look …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
The Spokane Gun Club approved selling land to the Central Valley School District in a final vote Friday evening.
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 6 a.m.
Hundreds of parents, children and community leaders packed the multipurpose room and the gymnasium at the brand-new Riverbend Elementary last week to get their first look at the new school …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 6 a.m.
The city of Liberty Lake, the Central Valley School District and the Spokane Valley Fire Department have banded together to hire a state lobbyist with one goal in mind – …