Stories tagged: kevin morrison
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Nikki Lockwood takes a 2,280-vote lead over Katey Treloar in the race for Spokane Public Schools board Position 1.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
Candidates for three open Spokane Public Schools board seats are drawing lots of financial support. They’re also drawing a clear divide on the issues.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
As the election filing deadline approached last spring, it would have been easy for Erin Georgen and Kevin Morrison to take a pass on running for a spot on the …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
All six remaining Spokane School Board candidates agree that the question of improving security is more complicated than the black-and-white question of whether the district should arm its campus resource …
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019
The job will last for only two years, but the winner of the Position 4 race has a chance to make a big impact on the Spokane Public Schools board …
Mon., April 9, 2018
When the 2,000 students return from spring break Monday at Lewis and Clark High School, they will be part of the next generation of school safety: studying in classes behind …
Fri., March 9, 2018
The graduation rate has dipped somewhat for Spokane Public Schools, but the numbers remain above both the state average and other recent years.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018
The committee that will review changes to how Spokane Public School conducts middle-school sex education met Thursday but decided it needs more time to review three volumes of proposed curriculum.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018
Spokane School officials raced Tuesday to pull all of the cartons of milk dated Feb. 6 after a Shadle Park High School student opened a Darigold chocolate-milk container only to …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016
The Spokane Public Schools board of directors unanimously approved a 90 percent on-time graduation goal for the 2016-17 school year, Wednesday.
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015
Spokane schools are monitoring Wednesday’s weather forecast, according to a district news release, and will notify parents of closure or delay early Wednesday morning.
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015
Spokane Public Schools canceled school Tuesday following extensive damage from the Nov. 17 windstorm.
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015
There will be no late start Thursday for Spokane Public School students. From now on school will start and end at the same time all five days of the week.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Attorney General Bob Ferguson asked the state Supreme Court on Thursday to reconsider its ruling that Washington’s new charter school law is unconstitutional. “Regardless of one’s feelings about charter schools, …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
Spokane schools are facing a $5.6 million budget shortfall this school year. The deficit, according to Spokane Public Schools district spokesman Kevin Morrison is due to the Spokane Education Association’s …
Fri., Sept. 18, 2015
A change to the grading scale in Spokane public high schools is attempting to more accurately judge student academic performance. In the process, it’s making it harder to earn an …
Thu., Sept. 10, 2015
The Spokane Public Schools board voted unanimously to accept a one-year teacher contract Wednesday evening. “The only comment I would make is one of thanks for those who prepared and …
Wed., Sept. 9, 2015
Members of the Spokane Education Association approved a tentative one-year contract on Tuesday, avoiding a possible strike that could have begun today. The Spokane Public Schools board is expected to …
Tue., Sept. 8, 2015
A teacher at Newtech Skill Center in Spokane is on paid administrative leave while Spokane Public Schools investigates an unspecified allegation against him.
Wed., July 29, 2015
Woodrow Wilson was a leading progressive who campaigned for workers’ rights and was a seminal force in the creation of the League of Nations. He was also a segregationist. And …
Thu., July 2, 2015
After months of traffic counts and warnings to drivers passing through school zones, the Spokane City Council agreed to put automated cameras near three Spokane schools to nab speeders. By …