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 By AL STOVER    Education    May 26, 2016 

Home Works! leadership students take charge

The Home Works! parent partnership program's leadership class wrapped up the year with a class party and some last-minute planning of the program's May 26 Spring Spotlight Performance. The leadership...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 26, 2016 

Eastern board of trustees pass resolutions for PUB project

At its May 20 meeting, the Eastern Washington University Board of Trustees approved two resolutions to help fund the upcoming Pence Union Building renovation project. The first resolution is a master document that amends and restates a previous...

 
 Education    May 26, 2016 

CHS April students of the month

Cheney High School announced the names of its students of the month for April. Students are listed as follows by student name, department and grade level. Marquette Byrd, support services, junior;...

 
 Education    May 26, 2016 

Westwood Middle School NJHS welcomes new members

Forty-one Westwood Middle School sixth- and seventh-graders were inducted into the school’s chapter of the National Junior Honor Society during a May 23 ceremony. Inductees were selected by the chapter’s faculty council. Sixth-graders Kailey...

 
 Education    May 26, 2016 

Payne awarded P.E.O. STAR scholarship

Cheney High School graduating senior Shayla Payne was awarded the P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) STAR scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year. The scholarship is a $2,500 award based on excellence in leadership, extracurricular...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 26, 2016 

Medical Lake Middle School PACE winners

Medical Lake Middle School honored six students for the Partners Advancing Character Education (PACE) award for May. May's trait is courage. Students received certificates and T-shirts, and were...

 
 Education    May 26, 2016 

Cheney alum McCormick graduates from College of Idaho with high honors

Cheney High School alum Masen McCormick (Class of 2013) graduated with magna cum laude honors from the College of Idaho in Caldwell, Idaho during a May 21 commencement ceremony. McCormick received a bachelor of arts degree in business administration...

 
 Education    May 19, 2016

Cheney School District honors employees for their service

Community members, friends and family came to honor Cheney School District teachers, staff and retirees at the annual Employee Recognition Night, held on May 11 at Snowdon Elementary School. Winners...

 
 Education    May 19, 2016

SIA's Armstrong receives award

During the 2016 Airports Council International North America Business of Airports Conference Awards Banquet held in April in Orlando, Fla., Dave Armstrong the director of finance at Spokane...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 19, 2016

Cheney Board approves Fisher Building sale

The Fisher Building, formerly the Cheney School District administration building, has been sold for the fourth time in two years. At its May 11 meeting, the Cheney School Board approved a proposed sale agreement with Eastmark Capital Group LLC., a...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 19, 2016

Eastern ROTC particpates in leadership exercise

The four squadrons comprised of Eastern Washington University ROTC cadets arrived at the mock village. Some cadets secured the perimeter while others engaged the village's elder to gather information...

 
 Education    May 19, 2016

Hallett Elementary School announces April award winners

Hallett Elementary School announced its award winners for April. April’s PACE trait is trustworthiness. PACE (Trustworthiness) — Hannah Jenkins, Cole Carter, Grayson Wolfe, Kaison Rudy, Alison Brogan, Isabella Nolan, Dylan Schwartz, Jess...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 19, 2016

Blood drive

Sophomore Justyce Cogswell was one of many students who donated blood at the Medical Lake High School's annual blood drive, May 11....

 
 Education    May 19, 2016

CHS announces freshmen and sophomore honor roll

Sophomores 4.0 — Anna V. Arensmeyer, Marlyse S. Assonken, Joshua E. Browne, Megumi O. Call, Melissa M. Daniels, Aaron B. Fillmore, Am’mi S. Hanna, Anya C. Howko-Johnson, Evarosa T. Perry, Elizabeth J. Potter, Patrick D. Purviance, Benjamin H....

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 12, 2016

McGowan and Strieb take fourth at drill championships

Medical Lake High School Junior ROTC cadets senior Katie McGowan and junior Josh Strieb added some hardware to the school's trophy case after they finished fourth in the dual armed competition at the...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 12, 2016

Children's author Nesbitt visits Salnave

"Are you ready to have some fun?" That is how children's author and poet Kenn Nesbitt greeted students when he visited Salnave Elementary School, May 6. Nesbitt, who resides in Spokane, gave poetry...

 
 By Craig Johnson    Education    May 12, 2016

Music makers

Students from both Cheney and Medical Lake high schools participated in the Washington Musicians Educators Association's state solo/ensemble festival, April 30. Medical Lake's Nick Isherwood...

 
 Education    May 12, 2016

Cheney High School announces first semester honor roll

Seniors 4.0 — Claire S. Arensmeyer, Mariah D. Arlint, Ryan M. Axtell, Monica R. Dahlstrom, Amanda N. Foster, Moriah K. Gaul, Abby L. Hammermeister, Kayla B. Kilner, Abigail C. Little, Codi T. Onda, Shayla I. Payne, Hannah R. Simonsen, Shogo H. Star...

 
 By PAUL DELANEY    Education    May 12, 2016

Merchant's Association to begin local TV ads

Cheney and its businesses will soon be starring in a pilot program from the Cheney Merchants’ Association featuring television ads carried to Davis Communications customers. The spots will feature CMA members identifying themselves and their...

 
 Education    May 12, 2016

Education Briefs

Books2Eat returns to JFK Library, May 16 Eastern Washington University Libraries will once again host Books2Eat at the JFK Library, Monday, May 16 at 1 p.m. Students, faculty, staff and the community are invited to create an edible treat — one not...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 5, 2016

Cheney School Board receives facilities report

The Cheney School Board received the results of a facilities study and survey report at its April 27 meeting. Ned Warnick, of Design West, explained he had reviewed the district’s current facilities, educational program needs, enrollment growth...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 5, 2016

Fund Run

Kindergartners and their parents (pictured above) along, with other students, particpated in Hallett Elementary School's annual "Wow Now Fund Run." Students raised $16,811.11 for the school's...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 5, 2016

Medical Lake School District to refinance 2010 bonds

At its April 26 meeting, the Medical Lake School Board approved a resolution to allow the school district to refinance $13.7 million of its general obligation bonds from 2010. The $13.7 million is what’s left from a $15.65 million school bond...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 5, 2016

Three Springs leadership class learning to shape the future

For a class that's only been around since November, the Three Springs High School's leadership class is completing one project after another. Three Springs High School is an alternative school...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    May 5, 2016

Veterans Resource Center to host career workshop, resource fair

The Eastern Washington University’s Veterans Resource Center is hosting a couple of events in May to help students and community members who have served in the military. The first is a Veterans Career Workshop, May 11, from 2:40–4 p.m. in...

 

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