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 School    September 10, 2014 

Taking advantage of space

Windows at the top of the wall, above the ducts, add light, as does the view window that dominates the stairwells at the end of a hall in the new school. — Scott Hunter photo...

 
 School    September 10, 2014 

Tables waiting

A worker contemplates his next move Friday in the Jr-Sr Hi cafeteria of the new Lake Roosevelt School, where tables were waiting to be righted and floors cleaned. - Scott Hunter ph...

 
 School    September 10, 2014 

BBCC offers classes and expands H.S. diploma options

Students in the local area have had opportunities to sharpen their skills in preparation for the GED exams, improve workplace skills, and prepare for college; and that’s still true. Now, however, adults who lack a high school diploma have a new way...

 
 School    September 10, 2014 

Distorted, but close to ready

A distorted panorama shot was the only way to present a whole primary grade room classroom. Electric lights will brighten as the sun goes behind clouds, saving energy costs. Windows let in light, but...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    September 10, 2014 

Little known facts about the new school complex

The public is in for some surprises when they tour the new school complex in Coulee Dam this Friday: - Polished concrete floors sparkle and give off a sense of expensive treatment. Workers have ground square borders in areas to resemble tiles. -...

 
 By Scott Hunter    School    August 27, 2014

Nespelem school fills last-minute job openings

In an avalanche of last-minute personnel changes, Nespelem Elementary School covered all its employee bases Monday, as new Principal Debra Pankey walked the school board through a configuration of...

 
 School    August 27, 2014

Clean, quiet and cool appreciated

A thank-you note from a firefighter fills a whiteboard in the foyer at Nespelem Elementary School, which offered refuge from scorching daytime heat to some 235 night-shift workers on the Devil's...

 
 School    August 27, 2014

Public can nominate for "highly capable" school program

Nominations are being accepted, from Aug. 26 through Oct. 1, for current students in the Grand Coulee Dam School District’s highly capable program. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade who are identified as highly capable of high academic...

 
 School    July 30, 2014

School briefs

COULEE DAM -- The Grand Coulee Dam School District board made a number of personnel decisions at its Monday night meeting. Nate Piturachsatit resigned as Middle School track coach; Raehanne Piturachsatit resigned as Lake Roosevelt High School...

 
 School    July 30, 2014

Sacchi on honor roll at CWU

Joseph Sacchi of Coulee Dam was named to the Cental Washington University honor roll for spring quarter 2014....

 
 School    July 23, 2014

Two graduate from WSU

Two Coulee Dam students earned their bachelor of arts degrees from Washington State University in the spring quarter, the school announced this week. Stephanee Lynn Chapman earned her degree in communication; Sabrina V. Desautel got her degree in...

 
 School    July 16, 2014

Biology program opportunities for LRHS students

Lake Roosevelt High School students interested in gaining job skills for fishery biology will have an opportunity this summer through a six-week program grant from the Bonneville Power Administration. Those interested can pick up an application at...

 
 School    July 9, 2014

Tipps on honor roll

Dylan Tipps, a senior at Central Washington University and a resident of Electric City, was named to the Central Washington University Spring Honor Roll. Central undergraduate students who earn a 3.5 or better grade point average, on a 4.0 scale,...

 
 School    July 9, 2014

LRHS alum receives EWU scholarship

Karah Duclos, of Coulee Dam, has been awarded an Edward and Vieno Nansen Scholarship of $2,252.20 for the 2014-15 academic year at Eastern Washington University, the school announced. The scholarship is awarded a student from the Grand...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    July 9, 2014

GCD School District signs with meal manager

The Grand Coulee Dam School District approved a five-year contract Monday night with Chartwell Food Service of Wenatchee, but has its eye on doing the food program within the district sometime in the future. The five-year contract will allow the...

 
 School    July 2, 2014

Middle School honor roll

Honor Roll for middle school GPA 3.50-4.00 8TH GRADE Malcolm Carson Jr., (4.0), Rylee Pitner (4.0), Dylan Jenkins, Dylan Steinert, Karen Hagen, Jonell Denchel, Lucas Bird, Keianna Vera, Bradley Wilder, Aidan Derr, Alan Nordine, Tanessa...

 
 School    June 25, 2014

Honor rolls for Lake Roosevelt High School

The following is the second semester honor roll for Lake Roosevelt High School. HIGH HONORS 3.5 – 4.0 SENIORS Mikel Friedlander, Chyenne Kelly-Marconi, Akaycia Foster, Daniel Campobasso, Shaine Thomas, Madisyn Byam, Brandon Desautel JUNIORS...

 
 School    June 25, 2014

Nespelem School honor roll

The following is the fourth quarter honor roll at Nespelem School. 6th Grade – LorRinda Richardson, 4.0 5th Grade – A: Moses Luevano, Edward Frank, Isaiah Adolph, Robert Thomas; B: Kyona Edmo 4th Grade – A: Michelle Luevano; B: Shunka Cawston,...

 
 School    June 25, 2014

Library summer reading program has begun

The theme for this summer's NCRL's Grand Coulee branch summer reading program is "Fizz, Boom, Read!" There are a lot of activities and crafts in addition to special presentations that are free to the...

 
 School    June 18, 2014

GED graduates take the stage

Ashley Clark and Arin Wall of Grand Coulee were among ninety of the GED and HS21+ diploma recipients whose accomplishments were celebrated at Big Bend Community College's completion ceremony...

 
 School    June 18, 2014

5th grader wins writing contest

Tyler Palmer, a fifth-grader at Grand Coulee Dam Middle School, won the SHARP Kids writing contest with his story about a time machine. Over the last eight weeks, students were asked to write a story on a topic picked for them. Entries were to...

 
 School    June 18, 2014

Testing deadline approaching

Reading and writing tests for students in grades 10-12 and non-enrolled 12th graders in the 2013-14 school year will be held Aug. 12-14. Registration closes June 26. The High School Proficiency Tests are for students who did not meet standards, who...

 
 School    June 11, 2014

LRHS graduation photos now online

Here's a slide show of 153 photos taken at the June 7, 2014 graduation at Lake Roosevelt High School....

 
 School    June 11, 2014

LRHS scientists at WSU

Students from Lake Roosevelt High School attended the Imagine Tomorrow three-state high school competition at Washington State University May 30-31. "The team did not win an award this year but had a...

 
 School    June 11, 2014

FEA scholarships awarded

The Grand Coulee Dam Federal Employees Association is proud to announce the recipients of their 2014 scholarships. Applicants must be a relative of a two year paid up member of the association and have submitted an application and be accepted at a...

 

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