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Graduation set for Saturday morning

The Lake Roosevelt High School graduation will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 9, at the gymnasium in Coulee Dam, where 34 seniors will be walking on the stage to get their diplomas. Readers can find a special section focused on the graduates...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    June 6, 2018

Kids color the hall with kindness

Students and teachers are being surprised with gestures of kindness on their lockers, walls, doors, and desks in Lake Roosevelt Elementary. Christi Berry is having students in her SHARP Kids morning...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    May 30, 2018

School honors athletics and academics at assembly

Raider athletes were honored for excellence in athletics as well as academics at a state and nationals send-off assembly on May 24. Going to the national Future Business Leaders of America...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    May 23, 2018

Children's friend Fern recognized with award

"We're very lucky to have her," Lake Roosevelt kindergarten teacher Jan Erickson said about Fern Blaylock, who volunteers daily with the kindergarten classes and recently received an award from the...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    May 16, 2018

LR High School principal to take new position

Change is in the air in the Grand Coulee Dam School District, including the resignation of the Lake Roosevelt Junior/Senior High School principal. Principal Mark Herndon will resign from that position and take on a new position as the Career Technica...

 

Determined fun

Faces of young racers express a wide range of emotions as they take off from the starting line at Lake Roosevelt Elemetrary's Mini Bloomsday race Friday, an annual event that takes place just before...

 

Moses Lake skill center offers look into what's possible

The Grand Coulee Dam School District would like to see a skill center in the area, a place where junior and senior high school students can learn practical skills that will help them land jobs after...

 

National Honor Society swears in 23 at LR

President Rylie Pitner leads a ceremony of the Lake Roosevelt High School Chapter of the National Honors Society as new and existing members are sworn in April 25. From left, LorRinda Richardson,...

 

American Legion accepting applications for annual scholarship

Grand Coulee Dam American Legion Post 157 is accepting applications for its annual $1,000 scholarship. This year’s scholarship is in memory of Brandon Buche. Applications are available at ACHS, LRHS and WHS school offices, and are due May...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    May 2, 2018

Changes made in school staffing

The Grand Coulee Dam School District announced some staffing changes at their last school board meeting. The vice principal at the high school, Charlie Pierce, will be a full-time administrator again, and will no longer teach a construction class....

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    April 25, 2018

Pitner chosen for Gates Scholarship

After winning a tough tennis match on Friday, Lake Roosevelt student Rylee Pitner, to her delight, checked her email to see she had been selected for a Gates Scholarship. The scholarship, given by...

 

Hydropower STEM Academy is open for Grant County students

From building and flying their drones to constructing and racing a solar-powered car, to learning how to create a working hydropower model, the Foundation for Water Energy and Education’s Hydropower and STEM Career Academy has plenty of exciting...

 

March students of the month at Lake Roosevelt Elementary

Here are the students of the month for March from Lake Roosevelt Elementary....

 

Nespelem students of the month

Here are the Nespelem students of the month!...

 
 By Jacob Wagner    School    April 11, 2018

Raider student to head to National FBLA competition

Lake Roosevelt students competed at the Future Business Leaders of America state competition in Bellevue over the weekend, where Alan Nordine took fourth place in the Help Desk category. Nordine will...

 
 By Scott Hunter    School    March 28, 2018

Barry steps down from school board

After five years leading the Grand Coulee Dam School District Board of Directors and a total of nearly a dozen years on the board, Joette Barry resigned Monday night because she is moving out of the district. “We’re the longest renters in the Uni...

 

Community can take part in oral board exams for seniors

Lake Roosevelt High School is again looking for volunteers in the community to put some time in to assist this year’s seniors with not only a graduation requirement but with helping them navigate the next step in their lives. The Oral Boards...

 

Teacher/coach to retire after 42 years

They say "still waters run deep." That would be a good description of Gary Darnold, who informed the Grand Coulee Dam School District last week that he is retiring after teaching here for 42 years....

 

Local leaders taking safety training in Maryland

Several school and other agency personnel are in Emmitsburg, Maryland, this week at the FEMA Emergency Management Institute taking training on school safety. In the forefront is Grand Coulee Dam...

 

February students of the month

Here are the LR Elementary and Nespelem Elementary students of the month....

 

The following is the honor roll for Lake Roosevelt Jr. Senior High School for first semester.

HIGH HONORS 3.5 – 4.0 SENIORS Robin Matt, Rylee Pitner, Keianna Vera, Aidan Derr, Dylan Steinert, Damian George, Kayla St. Pierre, Kayci Hanway, Bradley Wilder, Emily Abel, Dylan Jenkins, Chasity Williams JUNIORS Addison Hansen, Reagan Herndon,...

 

Future Business Leaders of America qualify for state

Somebody has to lead the future of American business, and some of those somebodies could be Lake Roosevelt students in the after-school club called Future Business Leaders of America, which is sending...

 

January students of the month at Lake Roosevelt Elementary

Here are the January Students of the Month!...

 

College Accomplishments

Local students on SCC honor roll The fall 2017 honor roll list at Spokane Community College includes several students from local region, who made the honor roll status, by earining a 3.0 grade point average or higher while attending full time with...

 

December Students of the Month

Here are the December 2017 Students of the Month!...

 

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