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 School    November 23, 2016

Nespelem students honored

Nespelem Elementary's "students of the month" for October include, from left, back row: Yvonne St. Pierre, Peyton Jake, Darril Louis, Feather Fry; middle row: Nehonsay Hall, Breanna Thomas-Bird, Lola...

 
 School    November 9, 2016

Lake Roosevelt Elementary students of the month

Lake Roosevelt Elementary has named their students of the month....

 
 School    November 9, 2016

Students of the month named at jr./sr. high

Lake Roosevelt Junior/Senior High School announced its students of the month for October. All staff members received a ballot and were asked to nominate a student who “excels in learning,” meaining the student gets good grades, is a “homework...

 
 By Scott Hunter    School    November 2, 2016

Students hear inspiration behind new art

An artist whose paintings hang in Lake Roosevelt Schools addressed students at a dedication of the art last week and gave insights into her inspirations for the six works depicting various birds -...

 
 School    November 2, 2016

Superheroes

Halle Picard, Ronnie Picard, Liz Peasley and Tyra Picard. dressed as superheroes, attended a Fall Festival last Wednesday at the elementary school, where they enjoyed carnival games, face painting,...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    October 26, 2016

Abstract artist to attend special dedication

The public and Lake Roosevelt Schools students will have an opportunity to meet abstract artist Lucinda Parker on Thursday morning, in two sessions. Parker will speak at 9 a.m., and meet with elementary and seventh- and eighth-grade students in the e...

 
 School    October 26, 2016

School board briefs

GRAND COULEE—The Grand Coulee Dam School District board Monday night approved two hires and accepted one resignation. Hired were Jeremy Crollard as seventh grade football coach; and Tom Severns as a school bus driver. Resigning was Pete Adolphe as...

 
 By Scott Hunter    School    October 26, 2016

Not high school politics

As a Republican candidate for the state's second-highest office, conservative talk show host and Lake Roosevelt graduate Marty McClendon addresses a less-than-conservative crowd of Lake Roosevelt...

 
 School    October 26, 2016

Rocket retriever

Nathan Fulton retrieves a rocket after it was launched during Nespelem School's day of rocketry Friday. Science teacher Ralph Rise organized the day and had help from Washington State University...

 
 School    October 19, 2016

Students show their spirit

Lake Roosevelt students showed their school spirit last Thursday by dressing up as twins....

 
 School    October 12, 2016

Students shine at LR Elementary

Pictured are the September Students of the Month and the Raider BEST winners, an acronym which stands for: B - Be safe: E - Excel in learning; S - Show respect; T - Take responsibi...

 
 School    October 5, 2016

School district personnel changes

The Grand Coulee Dam School District board last Thursday evening made a number of hires and accepted five resignations. Hired were Madisyn Byam as 2016 SHARP Kids program leader; Melanie Herndon as LAP paraprofessional; and Jeremy Crollard as...

 
 School    September 28, 2016

Nespelem School Board Briefs

Nespelem Elementary School’s board of directors saw new uniforms introduced at their meeting Sept. 21, which had been moved ahead from Sept. 26 so that Superintendent Rich Stewart could attend an Impact Aid conference in Washington D.C. Principal...

 
 School    September 14, 2016

John Adkins appointed to NAFIS Position

John M. Adkins, Superintendent of the Wellpinit School District and a resident of Coulee Dam, has been appointed President of the Washington State Impact Aid Association. This association is comprised of school districts on Indian lands and military...

 
 School    August 31, 2016

Fresh start

Kim Iverson, left, welcomes Rowena St. Pierre and family to her preschool classroom during an open house at Nespelem School Monday night. Nespelem students and community were invited to a community...

 
 School    August 31, 2016

Duclos graduates from EWU

Karah Duclos graduated from Eastern Washington University June 11, 2016, with a double major Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Professional Accounting, Cum Laude.  She plans to pursue her CPA within the next year. She is the...

 
 School    August 24, 2016

Welcome back night for Raiders

Lake Roosevelt Raiders will be holding a welcome back night Kindergarten through 12th grade Wednesday, August 31, from 5 to 7 p.m. Elementary students will be able to find out who their teacher is; 7th – 12th students will be able to choose their...

 
 School    August 24, 2016

New hires for schools

The Grand Coulee Dam School District board hired personnel to cover six vacant positions at a special meeting Monday. The special meeting also was a training session for members of the board. Hired were Alissa Mansker, as a second grade teacher;...

 
 School    August 17, 2016

Kids learn quilting in collaborative summer program

Local business and community organizations helped with a SHARP Kids summer program, resulting in a fundraiser and in learning about quilting. KISSed Quilts, Eagles Auxiliary, and members from the...

 
 School    July 27, 2016

Grand Coulee all-school reunion set

Anyone who ever went to, or worked at, Grand Coulee Schools is invited to an “All School Reunion” Friday and Saturday, August 12-13. At 7 p.m. Friday, alumni will get together at North Dam Park for visiting and for renewing old friendships,...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    July 27, 2016

New dean and AD hired for LR

The Grand Coulee Dam School District hired a dean of students and a new athletic director at Monday night’s board meeting. Dean of students at Lake Roosevelt High School for the next school term will be Charles Pierce, from Soap Lake. Pierce will...

 
 By r    School    July 20, 2016

New art will greet students in fall at Lake Roosevelt

When students return to school this fall they will see six huge abstract paintings hanging in their school. The paintings, by Portland artist Lucinda Parker, feature two birds or fish in an abstract...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    July 13, 2016

District approves ESD contract

The Grand Coulee Dam School District will pay more than $400,000 a year for services ranging from information technology management to bookkeeping under a contract approved in June. The disctrict board approved a $406,618 service agreement with the...

 
 School    July 13, 2016

Science teacher hired

The Grand Coulee Dam School District board hired a secondary science teacher Monday to replace veteran Ralph Rise. Hired was Mark Vinciguerra, 46, who taught this past school year in the Hoquiam School District. He holds a bachelor of arts degree...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    June 29, 2016

Admin changes made at schools

Five of six administration positions in the Grand Coulee Dam school system will change for the new school year. Superintendent Dr. Dennis Carlson concludes his six years here June 30, and is being replaced by Paul Turner. Turner was hired by the...

 

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