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Good morning/afternoon I tried so hard to make sure that my grades were just at the right spot so I could get into college, but not have to give a speech at graduation. But yet... — Updated 6/15/2022


Full of class

About half the eighth-grade class at Nespelem School poses for a photo in the back of a pickup June 1, just before riding in a planned parade around town to celebrate the end of... — Updated 6/8/2022


Raiders compete in battle of wits

A longtime school club showed one more sign of a return to a more normal school culture this week, following a couple years of pandemic restrictions. "Chess Club has been around in... — Updated 6/8/2022


GCHS Alumni scholarships awarded

Grand Coulee High School Alumni Association has awarded scholarships in the amount of $500 each to  three 2022 Lake Roosevelt High School graduating seniors.  Receiving awards this year are Showaway Hunt, Kaitlyn Nordine, and... — Updated 5/24/2022


P.E.O. Scholarship awarded to Johnson

  P.E.O. Chapter DG of the Grand Coulee Dam Area is proud to award our 2022 $500.00 scholarship in memory of Jeanie Beery to Carly Johnson.  We would like to congratulate Ms. Johnson for her achievements and send her best wishes... — Updated 5/24/2022


Princesses to bring their kings to dance

The freshman class (of 2025) at Lake Roosevelt High School will put on a King and Princess dance Saturday, May 14, from 4-6 p.m. in the Lake Roosevelt Elementary Gym. Girls are asked to bring a king — their dad, grandpa, uncle,... — Updated 5/4/2022


Honor society raising funds for scholarship

An upcoming spaghetti dinner is planned to raise funds for the Steve Breeze Memorial Scholarship Fund. The scholarship, awarded annually, will include a $1,000 award and two for $500. Steve Breeze, principal of Lake Roosevelt High... — Updated 5/4/2022


On the dean's list at U of W

Mikayla L. Higgins, of Electric City, was named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for Spring 2021 Quarter, UW announced this week. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least 12... — Updated 4/13/2022


FBLA heads to state competition

Several Lake Roosevelt students will head to state competition this month in the Future Business Leaders of America statewide contest in Spokane April 20-23. Sam Amarilla, Kaitylyn Nordine, Noah Hunt and Kailah Leadingham will... — Updated 4/13/2022


PTA general meeting April 12

The Grand Coulee Dam School District PTA will be having a general meeting the high school hub at 6:30 p.m., on Tuesday, April 12. Elections and upcoming events are on the agenda. Those interesteed in being a board member should... — Updated 4/6/2022 Full story


New kindergarten teacher added at Lake Roosevelt

Kindergarten students are benefiting from having another teacher with the addition of Ashley Manderscheid. A fourth kindergarten class was added at Lake Roosevelt Elementary School... — Updated 3/23/2022


Knowledge Bowl team competes at regionals

The Lake Roosevelt Knowledge Bowl Team traveled to Wenatchee Feb. 28 to compete in the 2022 regional match where they didn’t qualify for the state round, but showed promise.    Members Virgil Bearcub, Lily Brandon, Noah Hunt,... — Updated 3/9/2022


District will train school bus drivers

The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round, and you can help them go. The Grand Coulee Dam School District is in need of more bus drivers.  Transportation Director Tim Rasmussen said during the Feb. 28 school board meeting... — Updated 3/9/2022

 By Jacob Wagner    School

Rasmussen wins league athletic director honor

Lake Roosevelt Athletic Director Tim Rasmussen was named the North Central Washington 2B League Athletic Director of the year by his fellow ADs in the league. Rasmussen was... — Updated 2/16/2022


College scholarship available for LR grads pursuing education degrees

If a Lake Roosevelt graduate is a junior or older in college working towards an initial certificate in education, they qualify for a $1,500 scholarship. The Okanogan County School Retirees’ Association offers the scholarship to... — Updated 2/16/2022


LRHS Honor Roll for first semester

The following is the first semester honor roll ar Lake Roosevelt Jr./Sr. High School. HIGH HONOR ROLL 3.5 - 4.0 Seniors Alonzo Adams, Ashley Baker, BordenDavid, Kinsley Davis, Isaijah Derr, Audrey Hansen, Reniff Herndon, Kaylee... — Updated 2/16/2022

 By Jacob Wagner    School

Knowledge Bowl students compete at Soap Lake

Lake Roosevelt's Knowledge Bowl team showed off their smarts in competitions at Soap Lake Jan. 24, and in Omak Jan. 31.  Peyton Robison, Virgil Bearcub, Kailah Leadingham, Noah... — Updated 2/2/2022


Knowledge Bowl students compete at Soap Lake

Lake Roosevelt’s Knowledge Bowl team showed off their smarts in a competition at Soap Lake on Monday. The team, which consists of Peyton Robison, Virgil Bearcub, Kailah Leadingham, Noah Hunt and newcomer Lily Brandon, competed... — Updated 1/26/2022


Students flex their brains at Knowledge Bowl event

Lake Roosevelt Knowledge Bowl participants traveled to Tonasket for their second meet on Jan. 10.  While there, members Virgil Bearcub, Noah Hunt, Kailah Leadingham, and Peyton Robison competed against teams from Manson, Omak,... — Updated 1/19/2022


PTA membership meeting via Zoom

The Grand Coulee Dam Area PTA will hold a general membership meeting Tuesday, Jan. 4, at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom. If you would like to attend this meeting, you can do so with the following link:... — Updated 1/5/2022


Nicholson sworn in to school board

Shannon Nicholson takes the oath of office to join the Grand Coulee Dam School District board of directors Monday night. She joins fellow board members Ken Stanger and Rich Black,... — Updated 12/22/2021


LR students compete at Knowledge Bowl

Lake Roosevelt Knowledge Bowl participants competed Monday at a meet at Okanogan.  With nine schools competing, the team managed to keep a fifth-place ranking for two rounds, but dropped to eighth place after an incredibly tough... — Updated 12/8/2021


Trunk or Treat this Thursday

Grand Coulee PTA will be hosting our 2nd Trunk or Treat event,  Thursday,  October 28th from 5-7pm. Services, businesses and community will be passing out treats to kids in cars as they drive around the school on the bus loading... — Updated 10/27/2021


Royalty named

The king and queen of homecoming at Lake Roosevelt High School, crowned at halftime during Friday night's football game, were seniors Tyson Nicholson and Kaylee Landeros. The... — Updated 10/20/2021


Sophomores rule spirit week

After a week of competitions between classes designed to show who has the most school spirit, this year's sophomore class at Lake Roosevelt Jr/Sr High School took the top honors,... — Updated 10/20/2021


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