Tuesday, September 22, 2020

School News

Looking for details regarding school closings and delays? See our up-to-date news articles below.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago

First day of school starts with questionnaire

MOSES LAKE — The first day of school for 2020-21 at Frontier Middle School started with waiting in line.

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
MLHS band students pick up instruments for remote study

Students stopped by Moses Lake High School on Wednesday to pick up instruments for band classes this year with the semester kicking off remotely. Without bei...

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Moses Lake HS Key Club to sponsor school supplies collection

MOSES LAKE — Members of the Moses Lake High School Key Club will be collecting donations of school supplies from 3 to 6 p.m., Sept. 18 at McCosh Park.

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Moses Lake elementary, middle schools to reopen for in-person learning Thursday

Moses Lake School District will welcome elementary and middle school students inside classrooms for the first time this school year, as air quality has improved from a hazardous rating to unhealthy.

Updated 1 week ago
A remote start to the year for Moses Lake schools

The school year kicked off remotely in Moses Lake on Monday as students and teachers begin the year under unconventional circumstances. In-person learning wa...

Updated 1 week ago
Schools that had planned on in-person learning closed by wildfire smoke

In Moses Lake and Royal City, where local school districts have begun or were about to begin limited in-person education, classrooms were closed not by the coronavirus, but by smoke billowing from fires across th...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Wahluke staffer honored after 30 years with school district

After 30 years of service to the kids and community of the Wahluke School District in a number of different roles and at a number of different schools, staff...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
New school year: Chromebooks distributed to Moses Lake students

Chromebooks were distributed to students in the afternoon on Friday, Sept. 11, at North Elementary School in Moses Lake as staff and parents gear up for the ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Goodrich resigns ML school board presidency

Moses Lake School Board Member Vickey Melcher was elected board president Thursday after Elliott Goodrich resigned his position as president.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Two weeks into school year, coronavirus detected in Royal School District

Five cases of the coronavirus associated with the Royal School District have been detected, according to Grant County Health District.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Facilities plan recommends remodeling Quincy Middle School within eight years

QUINCY — Quincy School District patrons should be thinking about remodeling or replacing Quincy Middle School sometime in the next five to eight years. That was one of the recommendations in a new master faciliti...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Youth mental health also a key concern amid the pandemic

As discussions rage over the best ways to protect the physical health of students returning to school amid a global pandemic, many also worry about the effect that the coronavirus had had and will continue to hav...

Updated 3 weeks ago
Quincy School District purchases property

QUINCY — The Quincy School District’s Innovation Academy and distance learning programs will get a new home sometime this fall.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
MLSD OKs $123.8 million budget

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School Board unanimously passed its $123.8 million operating budget for the 2020-21 school year at an online meeting Thursday.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
MLSD makes high school classes all online

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School Board voted Thursday to alter its high school opening plan, with all students starting online instruction full-time when school begins on Sept. 9.