Uncertain future for Fisher
CHS Drama prepares final production for administration building stage as district, citing aging systems, begins looking at vacating office space
Cheney School District leaders are working to relocate many of the offices housed in the Fisher Building, the district’s main administrative building. They cite failing systems in the building as the reason for moving offices and for relocating the CHS Drama club from the building’s theater.
Backstage at the Fisher Building theater, there’s a cabinet full of old scripts and high school drama yearbooks full of photos, quotes and Cheney High School theater legends.
The meanings behind the eyeball and the spoone, the quotes, the inside jokes and the traditions have been passed down from year to year, generation to generation since the first performance on the stage in 1930.
Back then it was a brand new high school. Today, leaders say the building is becoming unreliable; the CHS Drama club is preparing for their last show on the stage and the Cheney School District administratio...
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