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UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019

Valley Christian School senior Iavis Kopets is ahead of his time

With his mature outlook on life and ability to get things done, many may think Iavis Kopets, graduating senior of Valley Christian School, is years ahead of his time and …

Valley Christian senior Jacob Allen ‘the one that’s willing to jump in and help’

Jacob Allen isn’t a valedictorian. For whatever reason, he wasn’t wired that way. He has had struggles learning. But one thing that others treasure about the Valley Christian School senior …

UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017

Valley Christian buys former U-High building

Valley Christian School has purchased the old University High School building in Spokane Valley.

UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017

Court decision advances case against Valley Christian School, football coach in death of player Drew Swank

The Washington State Supreme Court has ruled that the lawsuit against Valley Christian School filed by the family of Drew Swank after his death can continue. They also reversed a …

Valley Christian senior hopes to help protect national forests as firefighter someday

Connor Johnson is scheduled to graduate from Valley Christian School. His summer is planned: He’s enlisted in the Army Reserve with an eye toward someday become a firefighter.

Christian school hopes to buy old University High School

The old University High School building is for sale after a flurry of school construction, remodeling and relocation in the Central Valley School district, and a small Christian school hopes …

Valley Christian senior is looking toward a life of helping others

Perhaps the greatest lesson Valley Christian senior David Gilmartin learned about service came when he felt like he wasn’t helping anybody.

Lawsuit reinstated against Valley Christian School in Drew Swank’s 2009 high school football concussion death

The small, private religious academy did not prove it provided the legal standard of care necessary before Andrew Swank died of concussion-related complications after collapsing on the field during a …

Drew Swank’s family appeals the dismissal of concussion-related lawsuit

The family of a Valley Christian School football player who died of brain trauma in 2009 following a game injury has appealed a judge’s decision last year to dismiss their …

Valley Christian School

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Spokane Valley woman suspected of selling meth near school

Melanie Richart was arrested Saturday after detectives used an informant to buy meth from her near Valley Christian School, according to court documents.

Valley Christian School

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Prayer, patience pay off for Valley Christian student

Taylor Eggleston has grown up at Valley Christian School. Eggleston, who started at the school in kindergarten, has spent a lot of time there, time enough to go through youthful …

Valley Christian shifting to 4-day week to offer more electives

Valley Christian School is moving to a four-day week next year in order to offer students more electives. “It’s not a new concept,” said administrator Nathan Williams, who previously worked …

Lawsuit filed in Valley Christian football player’s death

A Valley Christian School football player’s 2009 death from brain trauma began with a concussion suffered in a game the previous week that had not fully healed, according to a …

Valley Christian senior is a spiritual leader

Crystal Heden is a fighter. Diagnosed with leukemia at age 4, the 18-year-old Valley Christian School senior survived a three-year battle with the disease. Today, Heden strives to live each …

Valley Christian School graduates

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School mourns player’s death

There was sorrow in the halls of Valley Christian School and the remainder of the football season was up in the air Monday following news of the death of player …

High school football player dies from head injury

A 17-year-old high school football player from Spokane died after suffering a head injury during a game Friday night.

Riding into the future

Valley Christian senior Sydney Eggleston, 17, discovered her life’s dream at an early age. While channel surfing at 9, she happened upon the equestrian riding event during the Sydney Olympics. …