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Sarah Manus named 2022 NWESD Regional Teacher of the Year

Evergreen Middle School Language Arts Teacher Sarah Manus has been named the 2022 Regional Teacher of the Year by the Northwest Educational Service District 189 (NWESD). Manus was... — Updated 7/16/2021


Edmonds College Foundation receives $170,000 grant from Verdant Health

The Edmonds College Foundation was recently awarded $170,000 by the Verdant Health Commission to expand its mental health services for students. The grant will fund two additional counseling positions in the college’s Counseling... — Updated 7/16/2021


Salute to Jackson High School's Class of 2021

Jackson seniors enjoyed a rare in-person experience when they attended graduation ceremonies on June 19.... — Updated 7/9/2021


Dani Mundell selected as new athletics and activities director

Everett Public Schools selected Danielle "Dani" Mundell as the new Director of Athletics and Activities. This past year, she was the assistant principal at Jackson High School and... — Updated 7/6/2021


The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members

Ricanna Taylor of Mill Creek at Central Washington University was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.... — Updated 7/6/2021


Celebrating Glacier Peak High School's Class of 2021

Glacier Peak students celebrated a difficult year of separation but celebrated together at their graduation ceremony on June 15.... — Updated 7/6/2021


Congratulations Archbishop Murphy High's Class of 2021

Like their peers across the country, seniors at Archbishop Murphy High School were challenged by the pandemic restrictions. But on June 4 at their graduation, they looked forward... — Updated 7/6/2021


Edmonds College has drive-thru commencement celebration

Edmonds College will host an on-campus, drive-through commencement celebration 2-5 p.m. Friday, June 18. Faculty and staff will cheer on graduates as they drive or walk through the... — Updated 7/6/2021


Jackson High School Valedictorians celebrate their accomplishments and prepare for the future

The Jackson High School valedictorians of the class of 2021 have earned the recognition as the highest achievers of academic success among their peers. Two of them, Esther Park and... — Updated 7/6/2021


Everett School District spotlights retirees with 40+ years and rich school histories

Everett Public School's annual retirement celebration honored its retirees at a virtual event on Thursday, May 27. The district said each of the 61 individuals has been invaluable... — Updated 7/6/2021


School Briefs

Young composer honored Mill Creek Elementary school's educators and fellow students are celebrating 4th grader Tanner K. who received the Outstanding Interpretation Award at State Level and advanced to the National Level in the... — Updated 7/6/2021


Glacier Peak graduation planned for outdoor venue

Glacier Peak High School graduates are looking forward to an in-person graduation ceremony, but the phase the county lands in could impact those plans. The high school is set to... — Updated 5/3/2021


Jackson High plans commencement

Plans are in the works to hold graduation ceremonies for Jackson High School seniors at Everett Memorial Stadium. The event is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 19. As the... — Updated 5/3/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Mill Creek schools on-track for onsite learning

Schools serving Mill Creek were already moving toward reopening classrooms as the state delivered a push this week. In a March 15 announcement, Gov. Jay Inslee issued a... — Updated 3/25/2021 Full story

 By Ian Saltzman    Schools

Paraeducators needed in schools

Dear friends and neighbors, We all know the saying “life is like a roller coaster” and that has never been more true than during this last year of the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been a roller-coaster ride for our children, staff... — Updated 3/4/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Bothell teacher lauded for STEM teaching

Woodside Elementary's Allison Greenberg was one of three in the state honored recently for science teaching. The Bothell area science teacher and STEM coordinator is a finalist in t... — Updated 3/4/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Hybrid education off to a good start

"Let’s play freeze tag!" Dressed for school with the COVID-era school uniform – that ear-to-ear, nose-to-chin cloth cover – Shyla Gardenhire started recess just as a kindergar... — Updated 3/3/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Lines drawn

Students at Seattle Hill Elementary walk to class on a walkway that is painted like a road. Dashes mark the centerline, intended to keep students on one side or the other, walking... — Updated 2/26/2021


Asymptomatic COVID-19 studied

Students, teachers, and staff in Snohomish School District schools are participating in a COVID-19 testing project with researchers at the University of Washington (UW) to gain new... — Updated 2/25/2021 Full story

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Banding together

Key Club at Jackson High School has plans: help people, give back, repeat. The 160-member youth service organization is a partner to Kiwanis, with both service organizations aimed... — Updated 2/25/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

New report measures COVID data as schools re-open

As schools re-open, momentum toward full capacity depends on data. A report released Feb. 13 by the Snohomish Health District and backed by the Washington state Department of... — Updated 2/25/2021 Full story


Washington State Superintendent of the Year named

Michelle Reid, superintendent of the Northshore School District, was named the 2021 Superintendent of the Year by the Washington Association of School Administrators (WASA). The ann... — Updated 2/24/2021


Students warmly welcomed to Mill Creek area schools

Dear friends and neighbors: We are happy to have started 2021 by bringing some of our students back into the classroom. While our teachers and staff have been doing an amazing job in remote learning, there is something very... — Updated 2/19/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Hybrid program roll-out expands at Everett Public Schools

On Monday, Feb. 8, Everett Public Schools began a hybrid-model program for first-graders and kindergarteners in the Mill Creek area, combining remote and onsite learning. The... — Updated 2/11/2021

 By Jana Hill    Schools

Hybrid program kicked off Feb. 8

Everett Public Schools expanded online learning options for students in the Mill Creek area. On Monday, Feb. 8, first-graders and kindergarteners began a hybrid-model program. The... — Updated 2/10/2021 Full story


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