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 School    June 22, 2016 

Olson awarded scholarship

The P.E.O. awarded a $2,500 STAR Scholarship for the 2016-2017 academic year to Andrea Olson, a senior at Almira/Coulee- Hartline High School. The STAR Scholarship was awarded to 400 high school seniors from a pool of 1,933 applicants nationwide. Ols...

 
 School    June 15, 2016

LR Elementary students of the month for May

Students at LR Elementary were recently selected as students of the month for May....

 
 School    June 15, 2016

Adkins makes Dean's List

Jesse Adkins recently made the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for Winter Quarter. To qualify for the list, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits and have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (out of...

 
 School    June 15, 2016

Three graduate at alternative school

Three students from the Grand Coulee Dam School District's alternative program received their high school diplomas Friday in a ceremony at the Grand Coulee Dam Middle School. Pictured from left are...

 
 School    June 8, 2016

Lake Roosevelt Schools honor Supt. Dr. Dennis Carlson

Tuesday afternoon school staff and officials started to say farewell to Supt. Dr. Dennis Carlson, who retires at the end of June. Here incoming Superintendent Paul Turner, left, presents a framed...

 
 School    June 8, 2016

Reunion planned, scholarships awarded

The Grand Coulee Alumni Association May 18 finalized plans for an all-school reunion and awarded more than double the number of scholarships they have in recent years. The all-school reunion will start Friday, Aug. 12, at 7 p.m., and continue with a...

 
 School    June 8, 2016

New college transfer agreements for computer science, music

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Higher education officials Monday announced two new agreements aimed at giving future community and technical college transfer students a jump start on bachelor’s degrees in computer science or music. The new “major related pro...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    June 1, 2016

School district passes audit

The Grand Coulee Dam School District received a clean audit for its financial statements and for federal grant compliance for 2015, according to a preliminary report that was shared with the school board last Tuesday night. The audit from the...

 
 School    June 1, 2016

Coffland and Payne receive FEA scholarships

The Grand Coulee Dam Federal Employees Association is proud to present two $500 scholarships to Rebecca Coffland, of Grand Coulee, and Cassandra Payne, of Electric City. Their achievements and success set an example for others to follow. The GCDFEA...

 
 School    June 1, 2016

Peter Rise has earned master's degree

Peter J. Rise, of Elmer City, will graduate June 11 from Oregon State University with a Master of Science in Statistics, the school announced last week. Rise graduated from Lake Roosevelt High School in 2010....

 
 School    June 1, 2016

Jake Adkins receives Doctor of Medicine

Jake Marshall Adkins, 2006 Lake Roosevelt High School graduate, has received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. He completed undergraduate work at Washington State University in 2010 (B.S. Chemical Engineering) and...

 
 School    May 25, 2016

April students of the month

LR Elementary announces April students of the month...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    May 25, 2016

Senior and music trips OK'd

A trip by the senior class at Lake Roosevelt High School to San Francisco was approved the the school board May 23. The trip had been outlined to the board earlier, but approval was held up pending completion of paperwork. The board learned that 25 s...

 
 By John R McNeil II    School    May 25, 2016

Tennis ends season at district

The Raider tennis doubles team of Jordan Charles and John Drapela traveled to Omak last weekend to try to make it to the state tournament, falling short of that goal by one match. In the first match of the day, Charles and Drapela faced the district...

 
 School    May 25, 2016

School Board Briefs

COULEE DAM — Average attendance in Grand Coulee Dam School District for the month of May was 679.24, the school board learned last Monday night. The district budgeted for 680 students and this is the first month since September last year that the...

 
 School    May 18, 2016

LR Elementary students of the month for March

Students were recently selected as March students of the month....

 
 School    May 11, 2016

Students make honors lists

By completing 12 or more graded credits with a grade point average of 3.75 and above, Daniel Loch, of Coulee Dam, earned a listing on the Winter 2016 President’s List at Big Bend Community College. With GPAs of 3.33 to 3.74, two local students...

 
 School    May 4, 2016

Students compete in first science fair

The Grand Coulee Dam PTA hosted what they hope will be the first annual Lake Roosevelt Schools Science Fair last Friday at the LRHS gymnasium, where 23 students from kindergarten to seventh grade, participated. Fourteen judges from various...

 
 School    April 20, 2016

On the dean's list at EWU

Seven local students were honored on the dean’s list at Eastern Washington University for the winter quarter. Earning at least 12 quarter hours with a grade point average of 3.5 or better were Drew Desautel, Karah Duclos, Rebecca Adams, Samantha...

 
 School    April 20, 2016

WSU fall graduates

Three local students graduated in the fall from Washington State University last week as graduates in their respective areas of study, the school announced. Nicole Ashley Cleveland, of Elmer City, earned a bachelor of arts in business...

 
 School    April 13, 2016

Washington State Patrol to host Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Career Camp

Olympia — Washington state high school juniors and seniors with an interest in law enforcement as a career will have an opportunity to spend a week this summer learning about the roles and job opportunities within law enforcement. Applications are...

 
 School    April 13, 2016

Adkins on dean's list

Jesse Morris Adkins was named to the Dean’s List at University of Washington for Autumn 2015 Quarter. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits and have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (out...

 
 School    March 30, 2016

School board briefs

COULEE DAM—The Grand Coulee Dam School District board approved a number of personnel changes at its meeting Monday night. New hires include Alissa Mansker, assistant leader of fourth- and fifth-grade SHARP Kids programs; Jaron Trotter, morning lead...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    March 16, 2016

Students recycling for prize

A number of school elementary students are taking part in the Colville Tribal recycling program. The contest is on, with students from Nespelem, Lake Roosevelt, Keller, Inchelium and Paschal Sherman competing to see which school can collect the most...

 
 School    March 16, 2016

Scholarship offered

Grand Coulee Dam American Legion Post 157 is calling for all area graduating seniors (LHRS, ACH, and Wilbur) to apply for its $1,000 scholarships.  Please see school guidance or scholarship counselor for an application, or call Jim Brakebill...

 

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