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 By AL STOVER    Education    June 23, 2016 

Cheney teachers participate in STEM Institute

Students might have seen the plethora of vehicles parked outside of Betz Elementary School last Tuesday and Wednesday, even though summer break had started for Cheney School District the previous...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 23, 2016 

ML Knowledge Bowl team wraps up season in Chicago

The Medical Lake High School Knowledge Bowl team wrapped up its season after they competed in the National Academic Championship in Chicago, June 11-13. Medical Lake went 1-5 in the preliminary rounds. Ginny Luhn, one of the team’s coaches, said...

 
 By Lynn Burns    Education    June 23, 2016 

CHS May students of the month

Cheney High School announced the names of its students of the month for May. Students are listed as follows by student name, department and grade level. Kasey Bein, instrumental music, senior, Sam...

 
 Education    June 23, 2016 

Windsor Elementary library open for summer

By AL STOVER Staff Reporter For families with children attending Windsor Elementary School that are looking for some extra books to read over summer break, the school is conducting its annual summer library. Students and their parents can go to...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 16, 2016

Westwood students compete in SeaPerch nationals

Westwood Middle School students Collin Novo and Carter Lefler of Aqua Troopers finished 57th out of 92 middle schools that competed at the 2016 National SeaPerch Challenge at Louisiana State...

 
 By Al Stover    Education    June 16, 2016

Dunk tank

Eighth-grader Kassie Brennan was one of many students who sat in the dunk tank during Cheney Middle School's June 10 field day....

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 16, 2016

Petrin's design chosen for festival logo

Kera Petrin had just been told she was "in trouble," by her Medical Lake High School teacher Don Parr when she came to her visual communication design class. The next moment Parr pulled up a Powerpoin...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 16, 2016

Cheney School Board gets budget preview

At its June 8 work session, the Cheney School Board got a good look at its 2016-17 budget. Kassidy Probert, the district’s director of finance, said he budgeted for 4,360 full-time equivalent students, 37 more than last year. Probert said there...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 9, 2016

EWU engineering and design hosts project demo

Anyone who walked past Eastern Washington University's Computer and Engineering Science Building on June 1 may have seen a rocket in its launch tower or an electric motorcycle parked next to the...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 9, 2016

Cheney High School seniors showcase art portfolio

Eight Cheney High School graduating seniors had a chance to display some of their work at the 31st annual Senior Art Thesis and Dessert Banquet, June 1. Students developed their portfolio pieces in...

 
 Education    June 9, 2016

Cheney Middle School announces Term 3 honor roll

Cheney Middle School announced its honor roll for term 3 of the 2015-16 school year. 4.0 —Cruz I. Avila, Tilly A. Baldwin, Bailey M. Benson, Miles C. Blomgren, Aaron M. Brown, Emily R. Clausen, Kady A. Cullen, Sofia I. Day, Emma L. Dennstaedt,...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 2, 2016

School districts to offer free breakfast and lunch

Even after the school year is over, West Plains' students can go to their schools' cafeterias for breakfast and lunch during summer break. In a news release, the Cheney School District announced it...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 2, 2016

Cheney School Board appoints Calvert, Short as student advisers

The Cheney School Board went through a light agenda at its May 25 meeting, which included appointing the board's student advisers for the 2016-17 school year. The board reappointed junior Bridget...

 
 Education    June 2, 2016

Medical Lake prepares for summer program

By AL STOVER Staff Reporter The Medical Lake School District is gearing up for the summer. At the May 24 school board meeting, Kim Headrick, director of teaching and learning, gave an update on the upcoming Summer Reading Program for students at...

 
 Education    June 2, 2016

Cheney Middle School announces Term 3 honor roll

Cheney Middle School announced its honor roll for term 3 of the 2015-16 school year. 4.0 —Cruz I. Avila, Tilly A. Baldwin, Bailey M. Benson, Miles C. Blomgren, Aaron M. Brown, Emily R. Clausen, Kady A. Cullen, Sofia I. Day, Emma L. Dennstaedt,...

 
 By AL STOVER    Education    June 2, 2016

Payne speaks

Cheney High School senior Shayla Payne speaks at the May 30 Memorial Day ceremony at Fairview Cemetery in Cheney, asking those in attendance to honor veterans who have served and sacrified their...

 
 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...

 

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