McClure Middle School's Reilly Carney-Woods recently served as a page in the Washington state House of
Representatives. She is the daughter of Bridgette Carney and Shane
Seattle Public Schools (SPS) has required standardized testing for years. But this spring, students in SPS, as well as in districts across the state, will take a new test, the Smarter Balanced assessment.
Lyon Terry, the 2015 Washington State Teacher of the Year, was
honored by the Washington state Senate with a resolution.
Magnolia’s Johnny Ochsner, a senior at O’Dea High School, is one of the student leaders who coordinated the “Beards for Bros” fundraising event at O’Dea. The event raised $9,100 for Seattle Children’s pediatric cancer unit.
Nicola Orlovsky served as a page in the Washington state Senate.
Family vacations produce memories for a lifetime, but they can also teach kids great money lessons they’ll need as adults.
Seattle’s Order of the Arrow Council honored 13 Eagle Scouts for their historic 1925 pioneering trail-building project on Mount Rainier 90 years ago.
With the start of the spring season comes the start of the new sports season. Thousands of our local youths are getting into the full swing of baseball, softball, spring soccer and many other sports this time of year.
In April and May, teens from the Magnolia neighborhood will lead drop-in weekly arts and crafts activities for children and teens in grades 4 through 12 at the Magnolia Library (2801 34th Ave. W.).
Eighth-grade students from Seattle’s St. Anne School (101 W. Lee St.) toured the state Capitol on March 5 as guests of Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles and Rep. Reuven Carlyle, both of the 36th District.
During the week of Feb. 16, Isaac Selby of Seattle served as a page in the Washington state Senate. Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles (D-36th District) sponsored Selby’s weeklong experience in the Legislature.
The Seattle Country Day School (SCDS) Chess Club, which is looking to maintain its K-3 U-800 National Title, hosted another successful home chess tournament on Feb. 28.
Catharine Blaine K-8 School’s physical education department hosted a free Family Fitness Night on March 5 in the school gym.
Grace Johnson, a student at Our Lady of Fatima Parish School, served as a page the week of March 10 in the Washington state House of Representatives.