Tagged with 'Schools'

Black Education Strategy Roundtable members meet in Tukwila

Black Education Strategy Roundtable members meet in Tukwila

On Saturday, April 21, 2018, the Black Education Strategy Roundtable (BESR) held its Quarterly Member Meeting at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tukwila. BESR is a volunteer-led coalition of African American... [Read more]

Here’s what you get with 11 Aviation High students, a small box and a rocket

Here’s what you get with 11 Aviation High students, a small box and a rocket

Students at Raisbeck Aviation High School are once again proving the sky is not the limit. A team of eleven students spent 16 months designing, engineering and building a payload that launched into space... [Read more]

Showalter Middle School 8th grader wins Holocaust Center for Humanity contest

Showalter Middle School 8th grader wins Holocaust Center for Humanity contest

Eighth-grader Jordyn Famimiko of Showalter Middle School was recently awarded first place in the middle-school essay category of the Holocaust Center for Humanity’s 2017 Writing, Art, & Film Contest. Jordyn’s... [Read more]

Megan McGroarty named new Principal of Foster High School

Megan McGroarty named new Principal of Foster High School

After an extensive national search, Megan McGroarty has been selected as Foster High’s next principal, beginning July 1, 2017. Here’s more from the Tukwila School District: “Ms. McGroarty was... [Read more]

Russell Wilson will help graduating Foster High seniors celebrate on June 7

Russell Wilson will help graduating Foster High seniors celebrate on June 7

Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson will host a special celebration on Wednesday, June 7, to congratulate and reward all Foster High seniors who fulfill their graduation requirements. “So don’t... [Read more]

Foster High Principal Pat Larson will retire; feedback session will be Thursday

Foster High Principal Pat Larson will retire; feedback session will be Thursday

Foster High School Principal Pat Larson has announced that she will retire next fall, and the school will be holding a feedback session from 5-6 p.m. this Thursday, March 30. “Foster is on the rise,... [Read more]

Tukwila School District sponsoring ‘Stand Up for Students’ demonstration Friday

Tukwila School District sponsoring ‘Stand Up for Students’ demonstration Friday

The Tukwila School District is sponsoring a ‘Stand Up for Students’ this Friday, Feb. 10: Come to any of our schools 30 minutes prior to the first bell to show our students that we believe... [Read more]

Tukwila School District issues warning about mumps

Tukwila School District issues warning about mumps

On Thursday, Jan. 19, the Tukwila School District issued a warning about mumps in the district. Officials say a student at Foster High School recently recovered from the illness, and is no longer considered... [Read more]

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Monday, June 20

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Monday, June 20

Highline Public Schools is holding a Job Fair on Monday, June 20, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Here are the details: WHEN: Monday, June 20 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE: ERAC Building, 15675 Ambaum SW, Burien,... [Read more]

FREE screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ at Foster PAC on Sat., March 19

FREE screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ at Foster PAC on Sat., March 19

Academy Schools will be hosting a special screening of the award-winning documentary, Most Likely to Succeed, at the Foster High School PAC Theater in Tukwila on Saturday, March 19 at 6 p.m.  There... [Read more]