Tuesday, September 21, 2021

School News

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Updated 6 days, 11 hours ago

MLHS student reps begin participating in meetings

MOSES LAKE — Sophia Persichini and Derek O’Brien picked an interesting time to become student representatives on...

Updated 1 month ago
Wahluke School District students back in class Aug. 30

MATTAWA — After 18 months of remote instruction or part-time classes, Wahluke School District students return to the classroom full-time Aug. 30.

Updated 1 month ago
Moses Lake School Board considers 2021-22 budget

MOSES LAKE — With the apparent failure of the replacement levy in the Aug. 3 primary election, the Moses Lake School District is facing a $7 million budget s...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
ML school board asks for investigation into ‘financial concerns’

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School Board decided at a special meeting Tuesday morning to ask the North Central Education Service District (NCESD) in Wenatche...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Candidates face issues: Seven running for Moses Lake School Board talk about local control, communication at forum

MOSES LAKE — Improving the way the Moses Lake School District communicates with the community and how the district should respond to state mandates regarding...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Policy debate: MLSD inches closer to equity policy

MOSES LAKE — Members of the Moses Lake School Board inched closer to completing a final district statement and policy on equity at a sometimes fraught meetin...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
MLSD voters to cast ballots on local levy

MOSES LAKE — Voters in the Moses Lake School District will get a chance on Aug. 3 to vote to continue the local levy to help fund district programs over the next three years.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Trust and mandate concerns drive school board races

Two seats are up for contention in the Aug. 3 primary, and again in November’s general election.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
MLSD names new board member, talks about equity and inclusion

MOSES LAKE — Two nights of back-to-back meetings last week saw the Moses Lake School District School Board appoint a new member and engage in a sometimes hea...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
2020 legal fees were costly for school district

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School District spent about $614,000 on legal fees in 2020, mostly handling personnel matters and dealing with claims from families with special education students, according to MLSD S...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Moses Lake School District board talks about race, gender at lengthy meeting

MOSES LAKE — There were more questions than answers when members of the Moses Lake School District School Board met Thursday to discuss race and gender.

Updated 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Big Bend Community College celebrates with drive-thru ceremony

MOSES LAKE — After a year when classes were online, Big Bend Community College graduates received their diplomas in person June 18.

Updated 3 months ago
‘A good, tough class’: Pride, determination show through at Wahluke High School graduation

MATTAWA — Seniors Victor Perez and Oscar Tlatelpa said they didn’t quite know how to feel as the Wahluke High School class of 2021 left the football stadium ...

Updated 3 months ago
MLSD names new director of special services

MOSES LAKE — The Moses Lake School District has named a Minnesota educator to be the district’s new director of special services, which is responsible for overseeing the district’s special education programs.

Updated 3 months ago
‘The Places You’ll Go’: Moses Lake High School honors 2021 PALS Club graduates on stage

Moses Lake High School had a graduation celebration Wednesday afternoon for four special needs students, capping their time with the high school.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
‘It’s a blessing’: High school experience ends for Warden seniors

WARDEN — Warden High School class of 2021 student speaker Averie Golladay said she welcomed and regretted graduation.