Education

Chimacum graduates

Chimacum High School holds a drive-by graduation ceremony for the 2020 seniors Saturday.… Continue reading

Crescent High School grads

Caleb Green is announced by Superintendent Dave Bingham, in the background, as the Valedictorian of the Class of 2020 from Crescent High School. All 18… Continue reading

Washington schools expected to reopen this fall, if possible

Washington’s schools leader said he expects school districts to reopen buildings and return to in-person learning this fall as long… Continue reading

Monday Musicale announces annual scholarship winners

Monday Musicale has announced the winners of its annual music scholarships. Due to the governor’s stay at home order,… Continue reading

Bellevue College names former governor interim president

Former Gov. Gary Locke has been named the interim president of Bellevue College. The Board of Trustees voted unanimously Thursday, choosing Locke over… Continue reading

Netting an education

Rachele Brown, education director for the Feiro Marine Life Center, standing, captures video of Feiro Facilities Director Tamara Galvan, left, and volunteers… Continue reading

New free WiFi site offered in Port Angeles

Free WiFi is now available in the parking lot of the former Fairview Elementary School, the Port Angeles School District announced Thursday.… Continue reading

Washington colleges, universities brace for big budget hit

Washington’s public colleges and universities are preparing for large budget cuts because of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. The Seattle… Continue reading

Albert Haller Foundation names 2020 scholarship recipients

The Albert Haller Foundation has bestowed a total of $98,500 in scholarships to 13 graduating high school seniors in Clallam County. Five graduates-to-be from Sequim… Continue reading

NOLS board picks Glaude as next director

Noah Glaude, who has been the assistant director for the North Olympic Library System since May 2016, now will be the organization’s… Continue reading

Port Angeles School Board to discuss remote learning plans

The Port Angeles School Board will discuss remote learning plans for elementary and secondary students when it meets at 7 p.m. Thursday.… Continue reading

Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction online this year

The Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction will be online this year. The 56th annual, two-day event was canceled because of COVID-19 precautions, so the… Continue reading

Learning from a distance: Teachers find ways to communicate with students

The biggest challenge of teaching students remotely is not seeing them every day, say teachers on the North Olympic Peninsula. “The grief of not being… Continue reading

Phi Kappa Phi inducts Port Angeles student

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi recently announced the induction of Cheryl Martin into its ranks. Martin, a Port Angeles… Continue reading

Port Townsend student makes Spokane honor roll

Spokane Community College recently announced that Brittany Jones was named on the honor roll for the winter 2020 quarter. Jones is a resident… Continue reading

Peninsula College names art competition winners

Peninsula College’s Art and Multimedia departments have announced the winners of the Olympic Peninsula High School Student Art Exhibition. The juried competition… Continue reading

Anderson makes Simpson University dean’s list

Simpson University has named Port Townsend resident Chelsea Anderson to its spring 2020 dean’s list. Anderson’s major is pre-nursing. To be eligible… Continue reading

Rhonda Kromm named principal of Jefferson Elementary School

The Port Angeles School District has named Rhonda Kromm as principal for Jefferson Elementary School effective July 1. Kromm will replace Joyce… Continue reading