Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

Posts tagged "Methow Valley School District"
School district boosts kindergarten, expands construction class

School district boosts kindergarten, expands construction class

By Marcy Stamper
Kindergarteners in the Methow Valley School District will receive five full days of instruction starting in the fall, essentially adding almost two months of school for the district’s youngest students. Adding a fifth day of kindergarten will cost the district …
School district task force needs volunteers

School district task force needs volunteers

The Methow Valley School District is looking for volunteers to serve on a new facilities task force, which will help gather information to propose a plan to the district for needs and upgrades to the district’s facilities. The task force will evaluate areas including the maintenance and grounds of the school campus, transportation needs (school...
School district seeks input on goals, spending

School district seeks input on goals, spending

The Methow Valley School District urges everyone in the community to provide feedback about the superintendent’s conclusions from discussions with teachers, students and community members and about the goals he is proposing for the district. There is also an opportunity for people to make suggestions about how the district should spend its money. While roughly...
School district looks at buses powered by alternative fuel

School district looks at buses powered by alternative fuel

By Marcy Stamper
A school bus powered by propane made a tour of the Methow Valley last Wednesday, part of the school district’s research into …
School district goals: world-class learning, social support

School district goals: world-class learning, social support

By Marcy Stamper
After six months of conversations with more than 300 students, staff, community members and business people, Methow Valley School District Superintendent Tom Venable is preparing to …

Court says education funding still lags

By Marcy Stamper
The Washington Supreme Court has given legislators three more months to show how they will comply …
New school year opens with new students, teachers, staff

New school year opens with new students, teachers, staff

By Marcy Stamper
New teachers, new students, and the bus schedule. And ice cream.