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Education notebook: Representatives from Spokane Valley, West Valley high schools to bring student voices to school board

West Valley School District has sworn in two students as student school board representatives.

Education notebook: East Valley Middle School teacher honored

An East Valley Middle School ELA teacher was honored in front of representatives from 22 countries during the International Conference on Education, Diversity and Respect in Seattle in August. Julie …

Education notebook: Spokane Valley Youth Voice kicks off Monday

The city of Spokane Valley is inviting Spokane Valley high school students to join a new program designed to get youth involved in the community.

Education notebook: St. George’s senior named National Merit Scholarship honoree

Among only 2,500 seniors nationwide, St. George’s School senior Connor Cremers has been named National Merit Scholarship winner.

Education notebook: Sacajawea Middle School earns Spokane Junior Lilac Parade theme award

Olympic View Band and Drill of Mukilteo, Washington, has been named Grand Sweepstakes winner and Sacajawea Middle School has earned the Best Adherence to Theme award for their participation in …

Education notebook: Area music students place at state contest

Several area high school students placed in the Washington State Solo and Ensemble Contest held in Bellingham last .

Education notebook: East Valley High’s FBLA team takes first place at State Leadership Conference

Medical Lake High School took first place in the State Knowledge Bowl Competition held in Arlington, Washington, in March.

Education notebook: Freeman FBLA receives top chapter award; two members advance to nationals

The Freeman High School Future Business Leaders of America chapter was honored as one of the top chapters in the state during the recent State Leadership Conference held in Bellevue. …

Education notebook: Area students earn berths in Intel competition

Four high school students will be going to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburg after excelling in the Eastern Washington Regional Science and Engineering Fair.

UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018

Education notebook: 2018 Chase Youth Awards honorees named

The 2018 Chase Youth Awards was held March 8 at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. Students were honored for their outstanding community involvement and leadership in order to …

UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018

Education notebook: WIAA announces state academic team champions

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has announced the 2017-18 Winter Team Academic State Champions.

Education notebook: Sheridan fourth-grader shows he has top copy editing skills


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018

Education notebook: New library cards give Spokane area students easy access to resources

Spokane Public Schools has created special library accounts for all students in the district so they can easily access the Spokane Public Library’s resources from school, home or any computer …

Education notebook: Three Lewis and Clark High students named candidates for Presidential Scholars Program

Three Lewis and Clark High School seniors have been named candidates of the 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.

Education notebook: Spokane Public Schools teachers achieve national standards certification

Spokane Public Schools has announced 51 teachers have achieved the 2017 National Board Certification.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017

Education notebook: NW Christian students’ efforts benefit those in need here and abroad

Northwest Christian Middle School students recently completed several service projects.

Education notebook: Mead theater students will present a comedy, ‘The Foreigner’

Mead High theater program announced the dates for its production of the comedic play “The Foreigner.” St. Michael’s Academy drama students will present “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper.”

Education notebook: East Valley students earn AP Scholar status

Recently, 14 East Valley High School students earned AP Scholar status for academic excellence on Advanced Placement Exams.

Education Notebook: Salk’s MESA team takes third place at nationals

Salk Middle School’s Math, Engineering, Science Achievement team placed third during the MESA National Engineering Design Competition on June 21-22 in Philadelphia.

Education notebook: CV’s Mulligan, LC’s Beck named recipients of National Merit Scholarships

The National Merit Scholarship winners were announced May 10.

UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017

Education notebook: Northwest Christian Schools students create special pillows for Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital patients

High school students at Northwest Christian Schools created a special gift for patients at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

Farwell student gets state best in show for invention, Backseat Baby Alarm, and will head to nationals

Farwell Elementary’s

UPDATED: Wed., May 17, 2017

Education notebook: Shaw murals project ready to be painted at Harmon Skate Park

Four professional muralists through Spokane Arts will collaborate with students from Shaw Middle School on a project Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Harmon Skate Park.

Education notebook: Riverside High choir, bands earn top ratings at music festival in Seattle

Riverside High School choir, A Touch of Class, along with Jazz and Concert band students recently performed at the Worldstrides Heritage Music Festival in Seattle. The choir received a gold …

Education notebook: Ferris, Medical Lake music groups place at state

Ferris High School music performance groups, the Canterbury Belles and the Advanced Percussion Ensemble, placed second and received superior ratings at the State Solo and Ensemble competition in Ellensburg last …

UPDATED: Wed., April 26, 2017

Education notebook: Mead/Mt. Spokane golf coach honored at invitational

Mt. Spokane High School golf students honored a beloved golf coach at the first annual Eleen Northcutt Invitational on Friday.

Education notebook: ‘Doll Shop’ a North Central tradition

North Central High School will present the 25th production of “The Doll Shop” April 27-29 and May 3-5 at the North Central Performing Arts Center. The show, which is produced …

UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017

Education notebook: Lewis and Clark High presents ‘James and the Giant Peach’

Lewis and Clark High School drama students will present their production of “James and the Giant Peach” April 20-22.

Education Notebook: ‘The Curious Savage’ opens at LC

The Lewis and Clark High School drama department’s production of John Patrick’s “The Curious Savage” opens Thursday. “The Curious Savage” tells the tale of Ethel P. Savage, a kind and …

Education notebook: School supplies challenge ends Friday

NAC Architecture and Communities in Schools of Spokane County is challenging other architectural and engineering firms, contractors and subconsultants to help with its school supplies drive