The Star - News, views and advertising of the Grand Coulee Dam Area

Credit Union
 

School

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 350

 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...

 
 School    June 29, 2016

Six abstract paintings go up at LR

Lucinda Parker, an abstract artist from Portland, Oregon, was here June 21 as six of her paintings were hung at various places in the Lake Roosevelt school building. Two of the 5-foot by 9-foot...

 
 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...

 

Page Down