Sunday, July 12, 2020

School News

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

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Construction begins on new elementary school

MOSES LAKE — With eight golden shovels tossing a little dirt Thursday morning, construction of Vicki I. Groff El...

Updated 4 days, 6 hours ago
Start of fall prep sports pushed

RENTON — High school sports in the fall will not start on time this season.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
School districts adjust to McCleary Fix

SOUTH COUNTY — State legislators passed the McCleary Fix last February, a bill that limits the amount of money school districts can ask for at levy time.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Othello superintendent’s contract extended

OTHELLO — Othello School Board members extended the contract of superintendent Chris Hurst through 2023. The contract was approved by the board in a 5-0 vote at the June 22 board meeting.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
District leaders hope for ‘normal’ return to school

MOSES LAKE — Officials with Moses Lake School District are working to make sure school restarts next fall in “as normal conditions as possible,” though no one knows yet if there will be fall sports such as football.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Warden High School celebration set

WARDEN — Warden High School has set the date for its graduation event.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Wahluke High School Class of 2020 graduates with car parade

MATTAWA — It might not have been the way students of the Wahluke High School Class of 2020 thought they would graduate, but they went out in style Friday nig...

Updated 1 month ago
Parade sends fifth-graders off in style

MOSES LAKE — Fifth-graders at Park Orchard Elementary School went off to sixth grade in style with a car parade through the parking lot Monday night, with th...

Updated 1 month ago
Quincy grads parade their way to the finish line

QUINCY — The line of cars went on for more than a mile and several city blocks, as Quincy High School seniors waited in the late spring heat to collect their...

Updated 1 month ago
Royal High School honors 2020 graduates with parade, ceremony, fireworks

ROYAL CITY — The ceremony was different, but the emotions were still high as the 2020 graduating class crossed the stage at David Nielsen Memorial Field outs...

Updated 1 month ago
Graduates in Ephrata celebrate, ‘make history’

EPHRATA — It was a strange end to a strange school year.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Royal City student excels at Global Amazing Shake

ROYAL CITY — Five sixth-grade students from Royal Intermediate School competed in the Global Amazing Shake in May, and one of them, Logan Piper, placed seventh overall.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Graduation season begins in Basin

GRANT COUNTY — Graduation season in the Columbia Basin starts this weekend.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Moses Lake High School honors 20 seniors who persevered

MOSES LAKE — While everyone works hard to graduate from high school, some students just have to work harder.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
MLSD chooses builder for Groff Elementary School

MOSES LAKE — Moses Lake School District awarded a $17.9 million contract to build its next elementary school to Richland-based Fowler General Construction on Thursday.