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School boards approve budgets

With the first day of school just around the corner, school boards have been busy approving the budgets for the coming year. • In the East Valley School District, the …


Sale of surplus uniforms clears way for Knights to emerge

Mountain View Middle School has closed and students are moving into East Valley Middle School. But those former Lancers will not become Squires. In fact, the Squires will no longer …


Mountain View Middle School closes for good

No other last day of school was celebrated like it was at Mountain View Middle School. The school, opened in 1979, closed Friday – part of the East Valley School …


Director positions in large school districts uncontested

In the three large Spokane Valley school districts, none of the board of directors positions will be contested this fall, with only one candidate filing for each position. Freeman and …


Linda Carper retires after 31 years at EV

Linda Carper has been a ninth grade English teacher and a middle school librarian in the East Valley School District. After 36 years in education, she will retire at the …


EV confronts budget cuts

At the latest community meeting of the East Valley School Board, Wednesday, upcoming state budget cuts and plans to merge East Valley and Mountain View middle schools were discussed. Superintendent …


EV student, 14, arrested for gun at school

A 14-year-old East Valley student has been arrested on a series of charges after he allegedly took a .40-caliber handgun to school last week.


EV school board holds forums on closings, transfers

Change is coming to East Valley. Starting this fall, sixth-graders will stay at their elementary schools, and seventh- and eighth-graders will attend East Valley Middle School with the closing of …


Mountain View Middle School closing

Since 1979, Mountain View Middle School in the East Valley School District has been educating students in the East Farms area. The aptly named school, which has a fantastic view …


East Valley district to close middle school, elementary

The East Valley School Board has decided to close Mountain View Middle School and Skyview Elementary and lay off 25 teachers as part of budget cuts totaling more than $1 …


East Valley to close middle school, lay off teachers

The East Valley School Board has decided to close Mountain View Middle School and lay off 25 teachers as part of budget cuts totaling more than $1 million.


A fertile field for learning

Spring weather in the Spokane area can be unpredictable, but that isn’t stopping the activity buzzing around the East Valley Farms and Schools Partnership. The garden on the northwest corner …


East Valley School Board weighs options after bond failure

The East Valley School Board met Thursday to discuss what to do now that its $33.75 million school bond failed to garner a supermajority April 26. The board threw around …


Bus driver accused of slapping boy, 4

An East Valley School District bus driver is accused of slapping one of his 4-year-old passengers. The bus driver, who was not identified, was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday …


Bus driver accused of slapping 4-year-old

An East Valley School District bus driver is accused of slapping one of his 4-year-old passengers. The bus driver, who was not identified, was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday …


East Valley bond failing

As of the latest count Wednesday, the East Valley School District construction bond was failing, with 60.71 percent of voters rejecting it. The $33.75 million bond would have renovated Trentwood, …


East Valley bond failing

As of the latest count Wednesday, the East Valley School District construction bond was failing, with 60.71 percent of voters rejecting it.


East Valley School District bond failing

Early ballot counts for an East Valley School District bond showed 61 percent of voters coming out against the bond as of this evening.


Efforts bring higher graduation rates at area high schools

Fewer students in Spokane are dropping out of school. Spokane Public Schools improved its on-time graduation rate by 8 percentage points in 2010, state data showed Thursday, and officials credit …


District bond request is fourth since 2008

Ballots for the East Valley School District’s construction bond will be in the mail Friday. The district is asking voters to approve $33.75 million in local tax dollars to make …


Vocal Point: Maintenance on buildings would save district money

Over the past six months I took the opportunity to attend four of the East Valley School District re-visioning/bond meetings held at four different (two elementary, middle and high) school …


East Valley district moving to K-8 schools

The East Valley School District is asking voters to approve a $33.75 million school construction bond on April 26. The bond will be used to expand and renovate its primary …


EV bond would fund school improvements

Ballots for the East Valley School District construction bond will be mailed April 8. The bond will use $33.75 million in local taxpayer money to renovate and improve Trentwood, East …


East Valley bond vote set

Voters in the East Valley School District will be asked to approve a $33.75 million construction bond April 26. The bond would pay for renovations and improvements to Trentwood, East …


East Valley School District measure long overdue

Proponents of East Valley School District’s construction bond and reorganization plan are ramping up efforts to encourage residents to vote yes. “It’s time to do it,” said East Valley School …


Plan and timing of EV bond are bad

A group of East Valley School District residents is actively campaigning against the bond issue and proposed revisioning changes. A Facebook page, “East Valley – Citizens for Accountable Education,” has …


East Valley seeks $33.75 million bond

Voters in the East Valley School District will be asked to approve a $33.75 million bond April 26. The school board unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday to put the issue …


EV builds on strengths

The East Valley School District’s board of directors is considering a major overhaul in its pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade education system. Much like many private schools, students in those grades will …


Senior citizens meals to be served at school

Valley Meals on Wheels has announced it will begin serving senior meals at Otis Orchards Elementary School, 22000 E. Wellesley Ave., at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. Pam Almeida, executive director of …


Re-visioning supporters pack EVSD board meeting

Supporters of East Valley School District’s re-visioning plan came to its board of directors meeting Tuesday to have their say in the ongoing debate. The district is proposing a plan …