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School district appoints interim elementary principal

School district appoints interim elementary principal

Anne Andersen, instructional coach in the Methow Valley School District, has been appointed interim principal at Methow Valley Elementary School for the 2014-2015 school year. Superintendent Tom Venable announced Monday (June 9) that he had selected Andersen for the interim position. Brian Patrick announced last month that he would resign at the end of the...
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 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 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 …
Listening in

Listening in

At the first of two “Community Listening Sessions” at the Winthrop Fire Hall on Saturday (Nov. 2), Methow Valley School District Superintendent Tom Venable – center, with Hanz Sholz and Sam Lucy – solicited input from 19 attendees on how well the district is doing its job and what changes could be made to better...
Venable at chamber meeting

Venable at chamber meeting

Tom Venable, the new superintendent of the Methow Valley School District, will be the guest speaker for the Twisp Chamber of Commerce’s monthly general membership meeting, at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 26 at Hometown Pizza. Cost is $10. For more information, call 997-3300.  
First day of school for Tom Venable

First day of school for Tom Venable

Methow Valley schools Superintendent Tom Venable, left, confers with Methow Valley Elementary School principal Brian Patrick and Liberty Bell Junior/Senior High School principal Deborah DeKalb during Venable’s first day on the job. Photo by Marcy Stamper   New superintendent gets his bearings BY MARCY STAMPER School Superintendent Tom Venable had no signs of first-day jitters, despite...
New school superintendent ‘thrilled’ to be part of community

New school superintendent ‘thrilled’ to be part of community

Tom Venable fielded questions from the public after Wednesday’s forum. Photo by Marcy Stamper   BY MARCY STAMPER Tom Venable was selected to be the next superintendent of the Methow Valley School District by a unanimous school board Friday night (May 31). Feedback from staff, students, parents and community members also consistently favored Venable, said...