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Liberty Bell High School Class of 2018

Liberty Bell High School Class of 2018

(visit the bottom of the post to view a gallery of images from the event) GRADUATES Grayson Todd Alexander, Professional Pilot Program, Central Washington University Natalie Pearl Anderson, Wenatchee Valley College Noah William Evans Batson, College of Engineering, University of Washington Dylan Victor Blum, gap year Logan Christine Butler, Washington State University, Honors Eden Leigh...
LBHS senior projects driven by passions, goals and curiosity

LBHS senior projects driven by passions, goals and curiosity

As another group of Liberty Bell High School students prepares to graduate, a new batch of senior projects nears completion. Each year, all seniors are required to complete a project on a topic of their choosing, which includes a community service element, a research paper and a presentation. For many, it is a chance to …...
Local schools get NCW foundation grant funding

Local schools get NCW foundation grant funding

The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $90,000 in Stronger Schools Grants to schools across North Central Washington, including the Methow Valley School District’s Independent Learning Center in Twisp and Methow Valley Elementary School. The Independent Learning Center received a $5,000 grant to support a mentorship program to break the cycle of generational poverty Methow Valley...
Chase Rost resigns as sports, activities director for MVSD

Chase Rost resigns as sports, activities director for MVSD

Chase Rost, sports and activities director for the Methow Valley School District the past three years, has resigned to pursue other professional goals, Superintendent Tom Venable announced last week. “Chase leaves the district’s athletics and activities department in good shape with a stable budget, numerous upgrades to the facilities, and strong coaching staff,” Venable said...
Safe places: Methow Valley students ask for meaningful action on gun violence

Safe places: Methow Valley students ask for meaningful action on gun violence

Students in the Methow Valley have what they consider a straightforward demand. “We’re looking for the epidemic of gun violence to change and for less people to be harmed or killed,” said Mia Stratman, a senior at Liberty Bell High School. “No one wants to …
Safe places: Assessment and training are part of life at MV schools

Safe places: Assessment and training are part of life at MV schools

A walk-through and comprehensive safety assessment of all school facilities last week was “timely and relevant,” but it wasn’t a response to the February school shooting in Parkland, Florida, said Methow Valley School District Superintendent Tom Venable. The facility review had already been scheduled …
Confluence opens two new exhibits this weekend

Confluence opens two new exhibits this weekend

Two exhibits open at Confluence Gallery in Twisp on Saturday (March 3), showcasing a wide array of fiber arts in the main gallery and block prints by local school students in the community gallery. An opening reception will be held Saturday, from 4 – 8 p.m. “Connecting Threads” brings together many types of fiber art,...
Liberty Bell Jr./Sr. High School honor roll: first semester, 2017-18

Liberty Bell Jr./Sr. High School honor roll: first semester, 2017-18

The following students earned a 4.0 grade-point average: Seniors: Logan Butler, Finlay Holston, Haley Post, Cade Quigley Juniors: Nicholas Fitzmaurice, Owen Gitchos, Sam Neitlich, Emerson Worrell Sophomores: Novie McCabe, Ali Palm, Gretta Scholz, Maya Sheely Freshman: Liv Aspholm, Keeley Brooks, Lena Nelson, Cymone Van Marter, Lindsay Worrell Eighth grade: Payten Kaufman, Grey Patterson, Elke Wathen...
Becoming good digital citizens

Becoming good digital citizens

Parents and community members can learn about teaching kids to use technology wisely in the second presentation in the “Raising Balanced Children in a Digital World” series being put on by the Methow Valley School District. Next week’s presentation is on digital citizenship and how families can find balance in the digital world. It will...
Methow Valley schools receive formal IB authorization

Methow Valley schools receive formal IB authorization

The Methow Valley School District has received its formal authorization from the International Baccalaureate (IB) organization, joining just 15 public schools in the state. Approval for the two programs — the primary-years programme for kindergarten through ...