Friday, January 15, 2021

School News

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

Updated 1 day, 15 hours ago

Defensive techniques subject of criminal justice class

Students in the criminal justice class at Columbia Basin Technical Skills Center got some training Friday on the...

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
Othello schools to change emergency preparedness training

Emergency training for teachers and students in the Othello School District will change under the terms of a revised policy presented Monday to the Othello School Board, with no board action required.

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
MLHS looks at regional scheduling for athletics when they return

High school athletic directors are working to update their planning and processes for the season after new guidelines were announced by Gov. Jay Inslee last ...

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
Ephrata School District voters to decide fate of four-year levy proposal

Ephrata School District voters will decide the fate of a four-year educational program and operation levy in a special election Feb. 9.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Othello students to return to campus beginning next week

Othello School District Board members on Monday unanimously approved a revised reopening plan at a special meeting to allow preschoolers through third-graders to return to campuses for hybrid in-person instructio...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Othello School Board looks to increase student involvement

Student involvement with the Othello School Board would be expanded under a proposal discussed by board members at the regular meeting Dec. 16.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Wahluke students scheduled to start returning to campus Jan. 5

If everything goes according to plan, Wahluke School District students in the primary grades will return for some in-person instruction beginning Jan. 5.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
School officials ask Inslee to restart extra-curricular activities

A group of school superintendents, principals, athletic directors and other school administrators from across Eastern Washington are asking Gov. Jay Inslee to allow extra-curricular activities for all school stud...

Updated 1 month ago
Wahluke School District launches superintendent search

MATTAWA — Wahluke School District patrons are being asked to fill out a survey detailing some of the attributes they want to see in a new superintendent.

Updated 1 month ago
Othello schools make changes to secondary grading system

OTHELLO — A new grading policy recently was introduced for middle and high school students in the Othello School District.

Updated 1 month ago
Remodeling project underway at Royal Middle and High schools

ROYAL CITY — Bleachers in the Royal High School gym are gone, so is one locker room and the footings are in for new classrooms at Royal Middle School.

Updated 1 month ago
Mike Garza re-elected as Othello School Board president

OTHELLO — Mike Garza was re-elected — on a 4-0 vote during the regular school board meeting Dec. 7 — for another one-year term as Othello School Board president.

Updated 1 month ago
Driver shortage prompts MLSD to review bus routes

MOSES LAKE — Citing a shortage of bus drivers, the Moses Lake School District is looking at temporarily eliminating up to six bus routes that serve students ...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
The show goes on: Quincy High School drama club musical revue presents unique challenges

QUINCY — The COVID-19 outbreak put the Quincy High School drama club in a situation that’s all too familiar, switching to online from in-person.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Othello students won’t return on-campus in December

OTHELLO — All students in the Othello School District will stay in all-online instruction at least through the start of winter break Dec. 18.